Matt Lauer fired from NBC News

The New York Times' Jim Rutenberg and 10Ten Media managing partner Larry Hackett discuss the longtime "Today" anchor's termination from NBC News over alleged "inappropriate sexual behavior."
3:27 | 11/29/17

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Transcript for Matt Lauer fired from NBC News
We have just learned that NBC's Matt Lauer. Has been fired you see him right there of this because reports of quote inappropriate sexual behavior. In the workplace according to statement from NBC chairman Andrew Lack it was announced this morning just moments ago. On The Today Show and emotional Savannah Guthrie saying this knows just came in an ornery little bit more from the statement now. From NBC chairman let Andrew Leckey so that on Monday night. We received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer. It represented a clear violation of our company standards and they terminated his employment they say it's the first complaint. About his behavior in over twenty years he's been NBC news but says they were also presented with a with a reason to believe that it may not have been an isolated incident. So we're just learning this right now look much more. And when when Savannah and encoded they were there and Savannah. You know she applauded her call it very brave and for calling me Matt Lauer is an institution there and for this bird calling to come forward with these. Allegations. The senate just this week just yet.

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