In fact, a joke I once made on late night television was just that, because it was completely contrary to our brother-sister relationship. She left NBC in 2006 to anchor the "CBS Evening News" and has been criticized for not speaking out in the more than a month since Lauer was sacked.
NBC issued a statement at the end of November announcing Lauer's termination from the network, referring to a "detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior".
Karnataka election will be battle between communalism and secularism, says Siddaramaiah
The chief minister refused to apologise for his alleged attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party calling them terrorists. Siddaramaiah and that he has to apologise in the court for his derogatory remarks against RSS and BJP.
Couric, 61, who co-hosted the show with Lauer for 15 years until she left in 2006, said the "whole thing" has been "very painful" for her during an interview with People Saturday. In it, Couric says Lauer "pinches me on the ass a lot", a clip that went viral after Lauer's issues surfaced. "But it was nice for me to be able to say that that was a joke". It's still very upsetting.
Couric called the allegations made against her former co-host "disturbing, distressing and disorienting" and said such behavior is "completely unacceptable". "It's incredibly upsetting and I will say something when I'm ready to", she wrote, adding, "Thanks for your interest".
Toyota and Amazon crew as much as put Alexa in sure automobiles
The voice assistant will be available in the Toyota Entune 3.0 App Suite and Lexus Enform App Suite 2.0. As for Toyota, the Camry and Sienna could be first since they are fitted with EnTune 3.0.
In a statement read on Today after his firing, Lauer said that while some of the allegations were "untrue or mischaracterized", "there is enough truth in these stories to make me feel embarrassed and ashamed".
"I mean, we communicate, and listen, it's been a very trying situation in all corners of the world, and all kinds of industries, and you know, people have to move forward", she said. As I am writing this, I realize the depth of the damage and disappointment I have left behind at home and at NBC.
Hawaii emergency officials: Alert of ballistic missile threat was mistake
President Donald Trump has been briefed on a false alert that Hawaii was under the threat of being hit by a ballistic missile. Tulsi Gabbard, who represents Hawaii's 2nd congressional district, also tweeted that there was no threat.