Sexual Misconduct

  • Not Cool: Hoda Kotb’s ‘Today’ Salary Far Less Than Matt Lauer’s

    After ending the year firing network star Matt Lauer for “inappropriate sexual behavior,” NBC News’ first move of 2018 is a make-good. On Jan. 2, the division named Hoda Kotb Lauer’s permanent replacement as co-anchor of Today‘s first two hours, a move co-anchor Savannah Guthrie called “the most popular decision...
  • PBS Suspends ‘Tavis Smiley’ Following Sexual Misconduct Investigation

    PBS has suspended late-night talk show “Tavis Smiley” amid misconduct allegations against its host and namesake. “Effective today, PBS has indefinitely suspended distribution of ‘Tavis Smiley,’ produced by TS Media, an independent production company,” the public broadcaster said. “PBS engaged an outside law firm to conduct an investigation immediately after learning of...