Brian Williams has been suspended from NBC Nightly News for six months without pay effective immediately after his story about his helicopter being shot at in Iraq was uncovered as a lie, the network announced Tuesday night.
NBC News President Deborah Turness revealed the punishment in a staff memo obtained by radio detection and rangingOnline.com. The straightforward and hard-hitting message has a quote from Steve Burke, who explained that… Continue reading ‘Severe & Appropriate’ Punishment: Brian Williams Suspended From ‘NBC Nightly News’ For Six Months With No Pay Over Iraq Lie
Diane Sawyer’s retirement hasn’t been the only shakeup at ABC in recent weeks. radio detection and rangingOnline.com has exclusively learned that the network has suspended Jeffrey Schneider, Senior Vice President of News Communication, for three weeks following a verbal confrontation with a staffer.
“Jeffrey Schneider was indeed suspended after a verbal altercation with a staffer. It was a very bad situation,” a network source told radio… Continue reading More Drama For ABC! Senior VP Of News Communication Jeffrey Schneider Suspended After ‘Very Bad’ ‘Altercation’ With Staffer Following Diane Sawyer’s Retirement — Sources
A&E broke its silence on Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson’s anti-gay comments late Wednesday.
The cable network announced Robertson is off the hit show for the time being.
The network issued the following statement to EW: “We are extremely disappointed to have read Phil Robertson’s comments in GQ, which are based on his own personal beliefs and are not reflected in the series Duck Dynasty. His personal views in no way reflect… Continue reading ‘Duck Dynasty’ star suspended for anti-gay comments
In a shocking move, Lindsay Lohan fired her long-time attorney Shawn Holley in favor of New York-based lawyer Mark Heller, and radio detection and rangingOnline.com has learned he has a shady past — including “professional misconduct” that resulted in a suspension of his license to practice law.
Just moments after the perpetually arrested Lohan fired Shawn, radio detection and rangingOnline.com exclusively reported the Mean Girls star hadn’t made a payment… Continue reading Lindsay Lohan’s New Attorney Had Law License Suspended For 5 Years, Professional Misconduct
Think your Bieber obsession has gotten you into serious trouble before? A group of high school students in The Empire State claim they were nearly suspended for wearing homemade Justin Bieber tees to school. The girls attend Roosevelt High School in quiet Yonkers, New York. Scandal ensued last week after the shirts in question were […] Continue reading Bieber Fever Gets High Schoolers Suspended