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Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds, File)

MSNBC apologies for tweet that drew GOP ire

NEW YORK (AP) — The president of MSNBC says a staffer has been fired after sending an offensive tweet suggesting the right wing will hate a Cheerios ad that features a biracial couple. MSNBC President […]

01/30/2014

March 15, 2013: Former Massachusetts Governor and 2012 Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney at the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference in National Harbor, Md. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)

MSNBC host apologizes for jokes about Romney baby

NEW YORK (AP) — An MSNBC host is apologizing to Mitt Romney’s family after she and guests on her show joked about a Christmas picture that showed the 2012 Republican presidential candidate’s adopted, African-American grandson. […]

12/31/2013

Martin Bashir (Photo by Nick Wass/Invision/AP, File)

Bashir leaves MSNBC over inflammatory remarks

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC host Martin Bashir resigned from the network Wednesday, nearly three weeks after making graphic remarks on his show about former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin. “I deeply regret” the comments, Bashir […]

12/04/2013

ServiceSource CEO Michael Smerklo, left, and actor, Alec Baldwin, attend a technology presentation on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Michael Liedtke)

Alec Baldwin tries to ease backlash over gay slur

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Alec Baldwin jokingly professed his love for a man in front of a large crowd Wednesday as he tried to ease the backlash triggered by an Internet clip that captured him […]

11/20/2013

Martin Bashir (Photo by Nick Wass/Invision/AP, File)

MSNBC not saying whether Bashir apology is enough

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC was not saying Tuesday whether disciplinary action is planned against show host Martin Bashir, who has apologized for “deeply offensive” comments he made about Sarah Palin. In a commentary on […]

11/19/2013

NBC News Capitol Hill Correspondent Kelly O'Donnell at the U.S. Capitol, in Washington, D.C. The federal government shutdown damaged the reputations of Washington politicians but proved good business for the cable television news networks and taught some reporters new benefits of virtually instant communications. (AP Photo/NBC News)

Shutdown coverage benefits cable news networks

NEW YORK (AP) — The federal government shutdown damaged the reputations of Washington politicians but proved good business for the cable television news networks — and taught some reporters new benefits of virtually instant communications. CNN, Fox […]

10/19/2013

Ronan Farrow, Special Adviser to the Secretary of State for Global Youth Issues. (AP Photo/United Nations Foundation, Gary He, File)

MSNBC hires Mia Farrow’s son Ronan for show

NEW YORK (AP) — A book deal, tabloid attention and now a new television show — it’s a busy time in the public eye for 25-year-old Ronan Farrow. MSNBC announced Wednesday that it had hired […]

10/16/2013

Actor Alec Baldwin at the premiere of "Blue Jasmine" in New York, July 22, 2013. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Alec Baldwin gets MSNBC talk show

NEW YORK (AP) — MSNBC’s prime-time lineup is getting some star power with Alec Baldwin, at least for one night a week. The cable news network announced Thursday that the actor will host “Up Late […]

09/05/2013

Meghan McCain (AP Photo)

Meghan McCain gets own show on new TV network

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Meghan McCain is getting her own show on a new TV network targeting the generation of Americans known as millennials. “Raising McCain” will debut on Pivot, a general entertainment network […]

07/26/2013

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Olbermann says he’s all about sports now

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Keith Olbermann isn’t planning to talk politics on his new late-night sports show, although he will make an exception for a certain New York mayoral candidate. Asked about Anthony Weiner’s […]

07/24/2013

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