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Watch: Burt Reynolds’ Funny (and Bizarre) ‘Today Show’ Interview

Screen legend Burt Reynolds appeared on the Today Show and things got a little strange when the 82-year-old talked about falling in love with actress Sally Field when she was seven and then complimented interview Hoda Kotb “for not having your lips larger.”

Executive producer/reporter Ann Curry and Reiko Nagumo of 'We'll Meet Again' speak onstage during the PBS portion of the 2017 Summer Television Critics Association Press Tour at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 30, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Ann Curry: ‘Climate’ of Sexual Harassment ‘Pervasive’ at NBC News

Former Today Show co-host Ann Curry dropped the bombshell Wednesday with the admission that there was a “climate” of sexual harassment during her years at NBC News. She agreed that this climate of sexual harassment was “pervasive,” and ended her answer with a definitive “Yes. Period.”

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Washington Post’s Handling of Roy Moore Accuser Raises Ethical Questions

Leigh Corfman, the 53-year-old woman who alleges that Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore touched her inappropriately when she was 14 years old, told NBC’s Today show that she would not have come forward with her story if the Washington Post had not included other accusers in the story.

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Report: NBC News Behind ‘Access Hollywood’ Video Leak to Hurt Trump

The “Access Hollywood” tape that nearly derailed Donald Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and got host Billy Bush fired was leaked by the “Today” show staff, according to the New York Post. The report also suggests that the leak was planned by NBC News with the intent to hurt Trump.

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Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: ‘Fake News’ Didn’t Sway Election

Thursday on NBC’s “Today,” Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg dismissed the notion that so-called “fake news” on her social media platform was behind last month’s election outcome. Sandberg acknowledged the problem and said it was something Facebook was working on to

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Former VP Dan Quayle on Trump: ‘I Think That He Can Win’

Thursday on NBC’s “Today,” former Vice President Dan Quayle weighed in on the current state of the Republican Party following a contentious and heated battle for the party’s presidential nomination. Quayle began by pledging his support for presumptive GOP nominee

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Trump: Campaign Pledge, Nazi Salute Comparisons ‘Ridiculous’

Tuesday on NBC’s “Today,” Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump was asked about a pledge performed at his campaign rallies that some have compared to a salute from Nazi Germany in the 1930s and 1940s. Despite being asked repeatedly by “Today”

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‘Today Show’ Sandbags Palin, Doesn’t Ask Hillary About Email Scandal

Although the classified information scandal surrounding Hillary Clinton’s home-brewed email server blew sky-high Friday afternoon, NBC News, the left-wing outlet that attempted to rescue Clinton from this inexcusable behavior last year, jumped back into the tank Monday morning. During a

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Trump: ‘I Will Demand an Apology from Hillary’

Monday on NBC’s “Today,” Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump took aim at Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton for her claim that Trump was a recruiting tool for ISIS. According to Trump, comparing his prior statements about celebrations by Muslims in

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Marco Rubio: The Islamic State Needs to Be Defeated Now

In a Today Show interview that aired Thursday morning, presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio emphatically stated that he would do whatever was necessary to defeat Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL) terrorists, signaling urgency to do so as soon as possible.

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Trump: ‘I Don’t Believe’ I’m Really Behind Carson in Iowa Polling

In an appearance on the so-called “pancakes and politics” town hall series from New Hampshire and broadcasted on NBC’s “Today,” Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump dismissed recent polling that suggested he had fallen behind in the early primary state of

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NBC’s ‘Today’ Cuts Off Singer During Police Brutality Rant

Singer Janelle Monae was delivering an impassioned speech about police brutality in America at the end of the performance of her new #BlackLivesMatter-inspired song on NBC’s Today Show on Friday when the network abruptly cut her off.