By DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK — Fox News Channel’s Sean Hannity has become the second cable news host whose involvement in the Trayvon Martin shooting case has gone beyond merely talking about it on the air. Hannity acknowledged having a conversation with a man he believed to be George Zimmerman, who shot and killed the […]
(The Wrap) NBC News has fired a producer responsible for a segment on the “Today” show that featured an edited version of a 911 call George Zimmerman made to the police the night he shot Trayvon Martin, TheWrap has learned. An individual with knowledge of the situation said that the employee had been fired, but […]
(Reuters) – NBC News apologized on Tuesday for the way it edited a broadcast of a conversation between George Zimmerman and a police dispatcher before teenager Trayvon Martin was killed by Zimmerman. Last week Fox News did a report in which it presented “before” and “after” versions of the call. NBC had broadcast the edited […]
A key 911 recording in the Trayvon Martin case may have been edited for “The Today Show” in such a way that it made the shooting seem more racially motivated than it may have been. Now NBC News has launched an internal probe.
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel commentator Geraldo Rivera said Tuesday that he’s sorry for suggesting that a hoodie worn by unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin was as much responsible for his death as the neighborhood watch captain who shot him. Rivera said a conversation with his oldest son on Monday convinced him he […]
While Jon Stewart was champing at the bit to joke about Dick Cheney’s heart transplant, he felt the pull to step away from it and address the tough to joke about story of the Trayvon Martin shooting.
The entire time we were watching “The Celebrity Apprentice” last night, the same thought was running through our heads: “These people are having way too much fun drinking Crystal Light.”
Keeping to an offhanded quip he made a few weeks back, Conan O’Brien and Andy Richter did last night’s entire episode of “Conan” from a mini version of their set.