Megyn Kelly is officially out at NBC with host walking away with her entire $69M payout
13 January, 2019, 06:13
On Friday night, NBC News confirmed toThe New York Times that both sides reached an agreement, nearly three months after the network fired Kelly for wondering why it was inappropriate for people to wear blackface costumes on Halloween.
Because of the lofty salary, many industry insiders feel that the "blackface" scandal provided NBC with an opportune excuse to dump Kelly.The former Fox News star rose to fame as a fiery prime-time host, and media watchdogs felt from the outset that she was an awkward fit on a bubbly morning show.
On Thursday, she said "you will definitely see me back on" when approached by celebrity photographers in New York City.
NBC shows guests, from left, Melissa Rivers, Jacob Soboroff, Jenna Bush Hager and host Megyn Kelly appeared during a Halloween segment in October of 2018 that eventually got Kelly ousted from the network.
Kelly's first season averaged almost 2.4 million viewers, 375,000 fewer than the "Today" show 9 a.m. hour had drawn before she arrived.
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Judd had accused Weinstein of defaming her in 1998 after she refused what she said were his sexual advances a year earlier. The disgraced producer - who denies the charges, which were brought by two women - will stand trial in NY later this year.
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This week, renders of an alleged Nokia phone surfaced online revealing what the punch-hole design will look like. In the same mix is Nokia 6 .1 Plus, which is a lone ranger owing that the 6.1 is already in local store shelves.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is convinced Marcus Rashford has the talent to become a striker of Harry Kane's class. He added: "They feel so excited to be there and I think that's flowing from them on to the players".
But owner Stan Kroenke has not made funds available with Emery revealing that loan deals will be the limit of their ambition. Arsenal are fifth in the Premier League and have an upcoming FA Cup fourth-round tie at home to Manchester United .
'Jayme is safe and we will make sure forever,' family says
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TSA union holds rally at Atlanta's airport
He said the reality is setting in they're not going to get paid, but as essential personnel they're expected to still show up. The Miami Herald reports the terminal will reopen for flights Sunday morning and close again at 1 p.m. that day.
China Says Trade Talks are Making Progress
The talks "improved mutual understanding and laid a foundation for resolving issues of mutual concern", the ministry said . The two sides held intense discussion at the vice ministerial level from Monday to Wednesday in Beijing .
High-Skilled Immigrants Could Get Path to Citizenship
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New software can be used to track shared Netflix accounts
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s recovery is ‘on track’
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