REUTERS — NBC News fired Matt Lauer, the popular host of its “Today” morning show, on Wednesday after a female colleague accused him of inappropriate sexual behavior, the network said, making him the latest rich and powerful man to be felled by such accusations. His termination sent shockwaves through U.S. morning television, where Lauer has been a fixture since becoming a “Today” anchor in 1997 and went on to become one of NBC’s highest-paid personalities, earning $20 million a year.
ALBEMARLE — The Supreme Court of the United States denied a petition by the state of North Carolina to review a ruling at the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals related to ownership of the riverbed […]
ALBEMARLE — Rep. Justin Burr is officially on the GOP primary ballot after a three-person panel appointed by the newly formed State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement unanimously found in his favor Monday following […]
ALBEMARLE — The Stanly County Commissioners had a busy Monday night as they held their annual organizational meeting. The commissioners voted Commissioner Joseph Burleson as their new chairman. “I think Joseph will do a fantastic […]