NBC news executive Matt Zimmerman has been ousted for what the company called "inappropriate conduct" with female employees during his time at the network.
Zimmerman had been with NBC since 2004 and worked mostly on the Today Show. "As a result he has been dismissed", NBC News said in a statement.
Sources say the claims were conveyed to the consideration of HR as of late.
"The nature of the accusations against him were not immediately clear, though NBC policy requires executives to notify the human resources department if they are dating a direct report", according to the NBC News report. Zimmerman, who was a senior vp at NBC News, is a veteran of the Today appear and in 2014 was hoisted to lead a streamlined NBC News booking office.
Tesla factory is a 'hotbed for racist behavior': suit
Tesla is also reportedly facing lawsuits alleging discrimination against gay and older employees, but it has denied those claims. NEW YORK - DEC 14, 2016: Tesla CEO Elon Musk is seen in the lobby of Trump Tower on December 14, 2016, in New York.
Earlier this month, NBC News cut ties with political analyst Mark Halperin after CNN reported that he allegedly sexually harassed women during his 10-year tenure as political director of ABC News from 1997 to 2007.
Writer Emily Miller guaranteed on Twitter that Halperin "assaulted" her and Halperin was dropped by his Game Change distributer and in addition HBO, which had optioned his forthcoming effort 2016 book with composing accomplice John Heilemann.
Zimmerman's dismissal comes as NBC has faced embarrassment and a barrage of criticism for spiking an explosive expose on sexual misconduct by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. And a growing list of actors, including Kevin Spacey and Louis C.K., have been brought low by revelations about their conduct over decades in the industry.
Televisa spokesman Olmos Cruz Alejandro said the company could not comment without knowing more about the trial testimony. Shares of Twenty First Century Fox were down 2.3 percent at $27.88 in afternoon NYSE trading.
Until someone does the science the agency is requesting, the FDA will attempt to prevent shipments of kratom from entering the US. It asked the FDA to expedite a scientific and medical evaluation and a recommendation for how to handle the compounds in kratom.
And the plan was, before this opportunity came up, was to put out some music, which I still plan to do soon. She had previously appeared as a guest co-host on " The Talk " during the week of October 30.
This is because an enemy ballistic missile launched from the other side of the world could hit the U.S. in barely 30 minutes. Ultimately, the panel warned against legislative changes to rein in the President's authority to exercise nuclear authority.
He laughed off the question and answered, "So the Internet said Louis harassed women?" "I didn't see the tweets", he went on. The idea that there was this added layer of pressure and manipulation and fear and humiliation.
Trauth said she was "deeply saddened" by Ellis' death and was suspending all fraternity and sorority activities at the school. KENS 5 has reached out to local and national representatives for the fraternity, but have not received a response.
Samuel left Monday's game in the third quarter after a Dolphins defensive back fell on Samuel's leg and rolled on his ankle. The Panthers later confirmed the news that Samuel was set to have season-ending surgery.
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The app would advise that the wearer should get tested and it would not propose that the person has one of those conditions. It comes with a Global Positioning System , cellular connectivity, and heart rate sensor, among others.
One in two Indians claimed in the survey that a stranger started a conversation with them over the series/movie that they were watching.
Rose McGowan Arrested Over Felony Cocaine Warrant
The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority Police Department obtained the arrest warrant on February 1. Police say they had attempted to contact McGowan so she can appear in a Loudoun County, Virginia, court.
Include Bharat-22 ETF in your satellite portfolio
The new ETF has 22 companies spread across six sectors compared to just 10 stocks spread across five sectors in the CPSE ETF. The ETF will help the government meet its ambitious Rs72,500 crore disinvestment target for the current fiscal.
Uber Hit With Another Sexual Assault Lawsuit
It further says that Uber targets intoxicated passengers as a safe ride for riders who have been drinking. District Court in Northern California, Jane Doe 1 and Jane Doe 2 describe being raped by Uber drivers.
Eriksen hits hatrick to sink Ireland
The icing on the Danish pastry came right on the blow of full time, a penalty from substitute Niklas Bendtner to turn dream into nightmare for Ireland.
Congresswoman warns of sexual harassment on Capitol Hill
Gregg Harper (R-MS) noted that "sexual harassment is a serious problem in our society and Congress is not immune from this issue". House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi has also said that Capitol Hill workplace sexual harassment policies "need to be changed".
Qualcomm has rejected Broadcom's $100B+ buyout bid
A statement release by Qualcomm said that the board had " unanimously rejected the unsolicited proposal announced by Broadcom". Chief executive Steve Mollenkopf added that Qualcomm's achievements to date have offered significant value to stockholders.
Trade deficit widens to 3-year high
In October, petroleum, engineering and chemicals exports grew by 14.74 per cent, 11.77 per cent and 22.29 per cent, respectively. Export of ready-made garments (39.2%), gems and jewellery (24.5%), and drugs and pharmaceuticals (8.8%) declined, Mint reported.
GameStop Pauses Unlimited Used Games Program
Assuming PowerPass is relaunched in a functional manner sometime in 2018, this is still not the outcome GameStop wanted right now. A couple of weeks ago, game retailer GameStop soft-launched its new subscription-based game lending program , PowerPass.