The TV veteran told People that she had "no idea" about the misconduct Lauer is accused of and that the scandal has been "very painful" for her.
Couric added that Lauer's conduct to her was always professional, and that he was like a brother. I think I speak for many of my former colleagues when I say this was not the Matt we knew.
She called Lauer a "kind and generous" colleague who "treated me with respect". "It's still very upsetting", she said. I really admire the way Savannah [Guthrie] and Hoda [Kotb] and the entire Today show staff have handled a very hard situation, ' she added.
Couric had been criticized for not speaking out in the more than a month since Lauer was sacked for what NBC said was an investigation into a complaint showing "inappropriate sexual behavior" by Lauer's colleague.
Matt Lauer says his farewell to Katie Couric, his exiting co-host of the NBC "Today" television program in the studio, Wednesday May 31, 2006. She said she passed out during the incident, but didn't report it for fear of losing her job. As BroadwayWorld previously reported, NBC Newsfired longtime Today anchor Matt Lauer after an employee filed a complaint about "inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace".
After his firing, which had been announced live on Now by Savannah Guthrie and also Hoda Kotb, Lauer resolved that the original allegations in a statement.
Couric, who has faced backlash for staying quiet on the issue since the news broke, said the accounts she read were "disturbing, distressing and disorienting". Because I am writing this, I still know the thickness of the disappointment and damage I have gone behind at home and in NBC.
Trump's declaration puts great pressure on Britain, France and Germany, the European signatories to nuclear pact with Iran. Bob Corker (R-TN) and Ben Cardin (D-MD) have been working with White House National Security Adviser H.R.
The chief justice said, "Unfortunately, our judicial forum is being criticised, for which one of the reasons is delay [in cases]". Owing to lack of required facilities, judges are not able to give their entire input in cases, CJP Nisar said.
The company has a market capitalization of $89,260.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.74, a PEG ratio of 2.93 and a beta of 0.75. Diageo (NYSE:DEO) received a $157.00 price objective from analysts at Jefferies Group in a research report issued on Thursday.
Institutional investors own 80.05% of the company's stock. (NYSE:GPS) for 60,860 shares. 38,293 are held by Captrust Advisors. On Tuesday, August 22 Chapman Paul Joseph sold $111,769 worth of The Gap, Inc. (NYSE:ENV) shares were sold by O'Brien Shelly.
Needham & Company LLC reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of Cisco Systems in a report on Tuesday, September 19th. Insiders have sold a total of 348,643 shares of company stock valued at $12,892,271 in the last three months.
Head coach Bill O'Brien, who was set to enter the final year of his original five-year contract, has been given an extension. In a statement, Gaine expressed his gratitude to the McNair family for the opportunity, and praised Bill O'Brien.
Almanack Investment Partners LLC. bought a new stake in shares of Procter & Gamble during the 1st quarter worth about $254,000. Following the sale, the insider now directly owns 20,135 shares in the company, valued at approximately $1,794,229.85.
The investment managers in our partner's database now possess: 24.58 million shares, down from 25.02 million shares in 2017Q2. Cowen & Co maintained the shares of CMG in report on Wednesday, February 3 with "Market Perform" rating.
But a team with nothing to lose is a risky one, especially when a first-round bye can often lead to early rust and slow starts. Here's everything you need to know to watch the game, or follow along as we bring you the latest score, live updates and more.
It is negative, as 38 investors sold NEE shares while 396 reduced holdings. 33 funds opened positions while 61 raised stakes. Nwq Investment Management Co Ltd Liability Company invested 0.02% of its portfolio in State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT).
Eight analysts have issued estimates for Weatherford International's earnings, with estimates ranging from ($0.21) to ($0.19). With 279,400 avg volume, 14 days are for Wageworks Incorporated (NYSE:WAGE)'s short sellers to cover WAGE's short positions.
FILE PHOTO: Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Seema Verma speaks after being sworn in by U.S. A study in December in JAMA Internal Medicine found that about half of the Medicaid recipients in MI were already working.
AvalonBay Communities (AVB) Hits New 12-Month Low at $167.74
SunTrust initiated the stock with "Buy" rating in Tuesday, July 21 report. (NYSE:AVB) on Friday, November 10 with "Buy" rating . MML Investors Services LLC increased its holdings in shares of New Senior Investment Group by 2.9% in the second quarter.
Visa boards the signature-free EMV bandwagon at last
Though the chip was still relatively uncommon a couple years ago, most merchants have upgraded their systems to support the chip. Less than two years since EMV chip launched in the US , fraud declined 66 percent at EMV chip-enabled merchants.
Bagley's 30 points pace Duke to easy win over Wake
The Blue Devils rolled despite senior guard Grayson Allen being limited to two points, though he had a career-high 12 rebounds. Now it's a quick turnaround to Miami on Monday, maybe with Krzyzewski, maybe not, but either way, Duke's used to it by now.
Share Rating Recap: Rmg Networks Holding (RMGN)
Earnings per share (EPS) is the portion of a company's profit allocated to each outstanding share of common stock. After properly studying the current price levels, it is very clear that the difference from the open is -$0.07.
(COST) Holdings Lifted by Legal & General Group Plc
Legal & General Group Plc owned approximately 0.56% of Costco Wholesale worth $399,767,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Moreover, South Texas Money Limited has 0.32% invested in Costco Wholesale Corporation (NASDAQ:COST) for 40,470 shares.
EPL: I insulted Conte to hurt him - Mourinho
To much delight of PSG, Conte expressed his uncertainty as a Chelsea Manager comes next season , saying "everything is possible". United midfielder Ander Herrera picked up two yellow cards for challenges on Eden Hazard as Chelsea won 1-0.
Chelsea Manning files for US Senate bid in Maryland
Manning's case has sparked a range of reactions with some praising her as a hero while others have a less than favorable view. She changed her name from Bradley Manning to Chelsea and transitioned during her time behind bars at the all-male facility.
Dancing On Ice commentator leaves after one show
The Dancing On Ice cast and crew are staying in the "budget" Holiday Inn which costs £61 a night, while the stars stay in luxury. The estate boasts a spa, huge grounds, a luxury bar along with a pool.
Should Oprah Winfrey Run for President?
Oprah , 63, made her headline-grabbing speech at the Globes after she accepted the Cecil B DeMille Lifetime Achievement Award. I hope to see more action toward equal pay, equal rights, and the need for a hashtag like #Metoo to be a thing of the past.