NBC News executive fired for ‘inappropriate conduct’

NBC News says it has fired Matt Zimmerman, its top talent booker, for “inappropriate conduct” with more than one woman a.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayNov 14th, 2017

NBC News fires executive after sexual misconduct allegations

Matt Zimmerman, a veteran of NBC News, has been fired amid allegations of inappropriate conduct with two women at the news division.  "We have recently learned that Matt Zimmerman engaged in inappropriate conduct with more than one woman at NBCU, whi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 14th, 2017

Breitbart Defends Roy Moore Against Child Sex Assault Charges

Breitbart News rushed to defend its candidate after he was accused of inappropriate conduct in a "Washington Post" article......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 9th, 2017

O"Reilly"s Fox contract protected him from being fired over allegations

Former Fox News star Bill O’Reilly had a deal with the  21st Century Fox Inc. network that he couldn’t be fired over unproven harassment allegations, a fresh revelation that casts... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkNov 9th, 2017

Kevin Spacey Popped The "House Of Cards"-Bubble In Baltimore, Wiping Out Over 2000 Jobs

Last Tuesday, Media Right Capital and distributor Netflix announced the suspension of the American thriller, House of Cards, days after Anthony Rapp alleged Kevin Spacey, the executive producer and star had made ‘sexual advances’ towards hi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 9th, 2017

High-profile Chicago chef Cosmo Goss fired over "inappropriate" photo incident

Cosmo Goss, executive chef of five Publican restauran.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesOct 25th, 2017

Fidelity takes action to address ‘yearslong’ employee conduct issues, says WSJ

Fidelity Investments’ stock-picking division held an emergency meeting last Monday to address inappropriate workplace conduct, including sexual harassment, amid a “yearslong problem,” the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday morning. The news organi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2017

Elon Musk is showing striking similarities to GE"s legendary boss Jack Welch

Last week news leaked that Tesla had fired hundreds of underperforming employees It's a move reminiscent of Jack Welch, the legendary GE executive, and.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 19th, 2017

Did Morgan Stanley Buy Millions Of Fake YouTube Views?

Via, Well, it seems fake news or just ‘fake’ in general is not limited to Wall Street. No, I’m not talking about the Dow Jones headline of Google planning to buy Apple for $9 bil.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 13th, 2017

Roger Ailes Loyalist Takes Sudden Leave of Absence from Fox

Sexual harassment trouble claims another executive at the network A lawyer accused of concealing inappropriate behavior by ousted Fox News Chairman .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 9th, 2017

TV executive Jamie Horowitz abruptly fired from Fox Sports

Fox Sports says that a top executive who oversaw programming and digital news operations has been fired from his role as president of Fox Sports National Networks......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 3rd, 2017

Bill O"Reilly forced out at Fox News

Bill O'Reilly's two-decade reign as the king of Fox News ended amid allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct. CNN's Brian Stelter reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 20th, 2017

Media: Executive fired at Fox News for "abhorrent behavior"

Fox News has fired a longtime executive after reports that she made offensive remarks at African-American employees while at work. Judy Slater, comptroller for the network, was fired within two week after the incident was reported. The Wrap reported .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2017

‘News’ is Advertising. “That’s economics son, and don’t you ever forget it.”

‘News’ is Advertising. “That’s economics son, and don’t you ever forget it.”  By Cognitive Dissonance   Back in the early 70’s I was deeply concerned with the direction the powerful nuclear p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 12th, 2017

More Bad News From Cisco

‘Stock That Could Do No Wrong’ Goes Into Tailspin.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsJan 27th, 2017

Is "Fake News" The New "Conspiracy Theory"?

Via The Daily Bell, Barack Obama on fake news: ‘We have problems’ if we can’t tell the difference The US president denounced the spate of misinformation across social media platforms, including Facebook, suggesting American politics can .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 22nd, 2016

Why Wall Street should be worried about Steve Bannon

AP Photo/ Evan VucciDonald Trump’s nomination of Breitbart News executive chairman Steve Bannon to serve as chief strategist and senior counselor in the White House at first generated a furious reaction from anti-hate groups, because of the connecti.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 16th, 2016

Paul Ryan says he has "no concerns" about Breitbart chairman being considered for Trump"s chief of staff

Win McNamee/Getty ImagesHouse Speaker Paul Ryan said Sunday that he was not worried about Stephen Bannon, the executive chairman of Breitbart, an alt-right news website, being appointed as President-elect Donald Trump’s chief of staff. “N.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 13th, 2016

Sterling weakens, but it’s not all bad news

Michael Stanes (pictured), Investment Director at Heartwood Investment Management, considers the wider implications of sterling’s depreciation downward spiral last week following the ‘hard Brexit’ discussions at the Conservative Party co.....»»

Category: topSource: hedgeweekOct 10th, 2016

Lands" End (LE) Stock Tumbles 12% After CEO Steps Down

On Monday, shares of retailer Lands' End Inc. (LE) are tumbling, down almost 12% in late morning trading after news broke that its Chief Executive, Federica Marchionni has stepped down. On Monday, shares of retailer Lands’ End Inc. LE are.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksSep 26th, 2016

Uber’s ‘ghost drivers’ in China are scaring passengers into parting with their money

The Next WebNumerous Chinese publications, including The Sixth Tone and NBD News, have reported that ‘ghost drivers’ are frightening Uber passengers into paying for trips they didn’t even take. Some passengers in Tianjin, Qingdao, Chengd.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 22nd, 2016