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Couric Calls Lauer Scandal
Devastating and Disgusting
Oct 19, 2021 5:47 PM CDT
Couric Calls Lauer Scandal Devastating and Disgusting
Former Today Show host opened up on the show
- Katie Couric is done with Matt Lauer. The former
co-hosts have no relationship at all anymore, Couric told current
host Savannah Guthrie. Not long after Lauer’s disgrace during the #MeToo movement in 2017, Couric defended him guardedly, saying he had always treated her well, and insisting...
Matt Lauer Debuts
Arm Tattoo About Hatred
May 22, 2020 6:37 AM CDT
Matt Lauer Debuts Arm Tattoo About Hatred
'Hatred corrodes the container it’s carried in'
- Matt Lauer, perhaps emboldened by the act of going public with his long list of complaints about Ronan Farrow, on Wednesday let his new tattoo show. In a photo obtained by
, the former
co-anchor is seen driving in New York with the phrase "Hatred corrodes the container...
Goes to Town
on Ronan Farrow
May 20, 2020 7:02 AM CDT
Matt Lauer Goes to Town on Ronan Farrow
Takes massive issue with Farrow's reporting about him in 'Catch and Kill'
- In an extensive piece published on Mediaite , Matt Lauer says that yes, "Ronan Farrow Is Indeed Too Good to Be True." That headline references the headline of a recent
New York Times
piece criticizing Farrow's journalism, a piece with which Lauer, the subject of two chapters in...
Return to Fox,
Oct 17, 2019 6:00 PM CDT
In First Return to Fox, Megyn Kelly Slams NBC
Former 'Today' host calls for outside investigation over Matt Lauer
- Megyn Kelly returned to her old network this week just long enough to tear into her other old network. In an interview on
Tucker Carlson Tonight
, Kelly called for an outside investigation of NBC concerning the sexual misconduct allegations against former colleague Matt Lauer. "They investigated themselves," Kelly...
Oct 15, 2019 5:04 PM CDT
Another Explosive Matt Lauer Allegation
Ronan Farrow's book claims he exposed himself to a 'Today' producer
- Another explosive Matt Lauer allegation from Ronan Farrow's new book is out:
Catch and Kill,
released Tuesday , includes an accusation regarding Melissa Lonner, who was a producer for
in 2010 and allegedly told then-
anchor Ann Curry that Lauer invited her to his office after a work event...
Lauer's Accuser Responds
to His 1,400-Word Letter
Oct 10, 2019 8:06 AM CDT
Lauer's Accuser Responds to His 1,400-Word Letter
'A case study in victim blaming,' says Brooke Nevils
- Brooke Nevils says Matt Lauer's lengthy response to her going public with the rape allegation that led to his ouster from the
show in 2017 was an attempt "to bully a former colleague into silence," but "I am not afraid of him now." In...
After Rape Claim, Lauer
Releases 1,400-Word Letter
Oct 9, 2019 10:15 AM CDT
After Rape Claim, Lauer Releases 1,400-Word Letter
Brooke Nevils sat for interview with Ronan Farrow, provided full account of her allegations
- Ronan Farrow's new book drops Tuesday, but an explosive allegation is out now.
obtained a copy of
Catch and Kill
and reports that in it, Farrow reveals the identity of the woman whose allegations against Matt Lauer led to his 2017 ouster from the
show. Her name...
Matt Lauer's Wife
Files for Divorce
Jul 11, 2019 6:56 AM CDT
Matt Lauer's Wife Files for Divorce
Annette Roque to reportedly receive $20M in assets
- It’s splitsville for Matt Lauer and his wife, former Dutch model Annette Roque. Roque filed for divorce in a New York state court on Tuesday, nearly two years after Lauer was fired by NBC following sexual misconduct claims. The "uncontested" divorce is awaiting judicial review before it is...
Fox Doesn't Sound Thrilled on
Idea of Megyn Kelly Returning
Oct 26, 2018 12:59 PM CDT
Fox Doesn't Sound Thrilled on Idea of Megyn Kelly Returning
Host won't return to NBC show, and Fox is 'extremely happy' with its own lineup
- NBC aired a rerun in the slot for
Megyn Kelly Today
for the second straight morning on Friday, and the writing on the wall became official in the afternoon: She won't return to her show, period, with the controversy over her blackface comments seen as the final straw. "...
Kiwis to Matt Lauer:
You Can Keep the
Ranch ... for Now
Jun 8, 2018 11:13 AM CDT
Kiwis to Matt Lauer: You Can Keep the Ranch ... for Now
New Zealand couldn't find enough evidence to bar Lauer from lease under 'good character' test
- He may have lost his job and his reputation —but Matt Lauer gets to keep his Kiwi ranch, at least for the moment. The
New York Times
reports that the ex-
show co-host, who's accused of sexual misconduct by multiple women, can retain the lease on the Hunter...
NBC News Investigation
Weighs In on Lauer's Button
May 9, 2018 1:12 PM CDT
NBC News Investigation Weighs In on Lauer's Button
Finds no one in a position of authority was aware of Lauer's behavior
- NBC News' internal investigation following Matt Lauer's firing says it doesn't believe there is a culture of sexual harassment at the division and that current management wasn't aware of Lauer's behavior until the complaint that doomed him, reports the AP . NBC Universal was criticized for turning...
Katie Couric: Matt Lauer's
'Button' Not What It Seemed
May 2, 2018 1:29 PM CDT
Katie Couric: Matt Lauer's 'Button' Not What It Seemed
Couric says others have the same button, 'It's an executive perk'
- That infamous privacy button that Matt Lauer had under his desk was an “executive perk” rather than a “nefarious thing” used to trap women in his office, Katie Couric told Wendy Williams on Williams' show Tuesday . “A lot of NBC executives have those buttons that open and...
Apr 27, 2018 10:51 AM CDT
Matt Lauer Breaks His Silence
Former 'Today' host criticizes allegations against him as Ann Curry speaks out
- Matt Lauer has broken five months of silence since allegations of sexual misconduct led to his ouster at NBC News to blast "many false stories from anonymous or biased sources that have been reported about me." In a statement to the
, Lauer says he "acted...
Jan 17, 2018 9:21 AM CST
Ann Curry: Harassment Was Pervasive at NBC
She is 'not surprised' by the Matt Lauer allegations
- Ann Curry for the first time addressed the sexual harassment scandal involving her former NBC co-host Matt Lauer, and one quote from her Wednesday interview on
CBS This Morning
is getting much attention: "I am not surprised by the allegations." Curry, while attempting to be tactful ("I'...
a Familiar Face
Jan 2, 2018 7:01 AM CST
Matt Lauer's Replacement Is a Familiar Face
Hoda Kotb joins Savannah Guthrie, making all-female Today Show team
- Hoda Kotb's morning just got a lot less leisurely. NBC News on Tuesday announced the 53-year-old would be replacing Matt Lauer as co-anchor of
She'll join Savannah Guthrie during the program's initial two hours and retain her slot with Kathie Lee Gifford during hour four. The...
Matt Lauer Made
at Least One
Top 10 List
Dec 13, 2017 8:00 AM CST
Matt Lauer Made at Least One Company's Top 10 List
He's up there with Hurricane Irma on Google's annual ranking of favorite searches
- Hurricane Irma and Matt Lauer were hot topics in 2017,
notes—hot enough to propel both to the top of Google's annual "Year in Search" results. Per the site, the results were culled "based on search terms that had a high spike in traffic in...
Sources Say NBC Won't Pay
Settlement to Matt Lauer
Dec 2, 2017 10:18 AM CST
Sources Say NBC Won't Pay Settlement to Matt Lauer
Network is refusing to budge
- Matt Lauer has been fired for what NBC says was "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace"—but unlike other news anchors fired for sexual misconduct, the former
host won't have a fat paycheck coming his way. Sources tell
that NBC staffers were told at a...
Matt Lauer: 'There Is Enough
Truth in These Stories'
Nov 30, 2017 6:33 AM CST
Matt Lauer: 'There Is Enough Truth in These Stories'
Fired NBC anchor issues statement apologizing as new complaints come out
- Matt Lauer has broken his silence over the sexual misconduct scandal engulfing him. "There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions," he says in a statement, per CNBC . "To the people I have hurt,...
Report: Matt Lauer Was
'Fixated on Women'
Nov 29, 2017 4:47 PM CST
Report: Matt Lauer Was 'Fixated on Women'
2-month investigation by 'Variety' reveals he exposed himself to employee, more
- "For [Matt] Lauer, work and sex were intertwined," states
in an exclusive report that follows a two-month investigation into the co-host of NBC's
, who was fired Wednesday over complaints of sexual misconduct during the 2014 Sochi Olympics. Lauer "was fixated on women, especially...
NBC: Matt Lauer Misconduct
Happened at Sochi Olympics
Nov 29, 2017 12:47 PM CST
NBC: Matt Lauer Misconduct Happened at Sochi Olympics
'New York Times' and 'Variety' were working on investigative pieces before he was fired
- The surprise announcement Wednesday morning that Matt Lauer had been fired effective immediately by NBC for "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace" will almost certainly not be the last damning story to emerge about him. Brian Stelter of CNN reports that the
New York Times
has been working on...
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