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DID NBC REJECT CRITICAL STORY ABOUT ITS CO-OWNER?

March 31, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC News is being taken to task for failing to mention on its nightly newscast the disclosure that General Electric, which earned $14.2 billion in worldwide profits last year ($5.1 million in the U.S.), paid nothing in federal taxes. Late-night talk-show host Jon Stewart was all over the omission earlier this week, and the Washington […]

IS ZUCKER OUT AT NBC?

June 3, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC has denied a New York Post report that NBC Universal President and CEO Jeff Zucker has accepted an exit package from corporate parent General Electric worth $30-40 million. The report also claimed that Zucker has agreed to leave the company “a couple of months” after Comcast takes control of NBC Universal next year. “There […]