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Al Roker

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  • Twitter fight: Al Roker, weatherman, takes on New York Mayor De Blasio

    Twitter fight: Al Roker, weatherman, takes on New York Mayor De Blasio
    NEW YORK -- He’s been in charge for only about a month, but New York’s Mayor Bill de Blasio has already angered one famous city resident: Al Roker, weatherman of NBC and Weather Channel fame, who took off on the mayor on Twitter.  Despite...
  • Beyonce performs at Michelle Obama's 50th birthday, shares pics

    Beyonce performs at Michelle Obama's 50th birthday, shares pics
    Mrs. Carter goes to Washington — again! Beyonce helped pal Michelle Obama, you know, the first lady of the United States, celebrate her 50th birthday at the White House on Saturday. The "XO" singer, 32, who also performed at President Obama's...
  • Bryant Gumbel, Jane Pauley return to 'Today'

    Bryant Gumbel, Jane Pauley return to 'Today'
    Many of the "Today" show's core anchors were off for the holidays Monday, so NBC called in two veterans to join Matt Lauer on his birthday. Former "Today" anchors Bryant Gumbel and Jane Pauley returned for a one-day-only tour of duty in an effort to...
  • Matt Lauer shows some skin with Pam Anderson Halloween costume

    Matt Lauer shows some skin with Pam Anderson Halloween costume
    Matt Lauer single-handedly turned NBC's "Today" into a vortex of Halloween gender confusion Thursday when he unveiled his chosen costume, that of "Baywatch" vixen Pamela Anderson. Sporting a blond wig, the striking red "Baywatch" one-piece and even more...
  • 'X Factor' to air do-over after 'graphics error' for phone voting

    'X Factor' to air do-over after 'graphics error' for phone voting
    Simon Cowell made a boo-boo. Cowell's singing contest, "The X Factor," messed up its voting process during Wednesday's show, showing viewers the wrong onscreen phone numbers for dial-in votes. As a result, the producers of the Fox show are tossing out...
  • KCBS, KCAL exchange prime time, morning news teams in big shakeup

    KCBS, KCAL exchange prime time, morning news teams in big shakeup
    Local sister stations KCBS Channel 2 and KCAL Channel 9 announced a major shakeup of their anchor lineups, including a switch between prime time and morning news teams. Rick Garcia, Sharon Tay and meteorologist Evelyn Taft, who currently helm KCAL's...
  • Jimmy Kimmel has a chat with 'Rob Ford'

    Jimmy Kimmel has a chat with 'Rob Ford'
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is the gift that keeps on giving for late-night comedians. On Wednesday, Jimmy Kimmel couldn't get the actual Rob Ford to speak, but he had the next best thing: "Parks and Recreation's" Jim O'Heir doing his best Rob Ford impression....
  • Matt Lauer takes Jay Leno inside his Pamela Anderson costume trauma

    Matt Lauer takes Jay Leno inside his Pamela Anderson costume trauma
    The morning show format doesn't lend itself to going in-depth on any one topic. It's a lot of happy chit-chat and local weather. That's what the late night talk show can do -- really drill down into the subjects that most affect our lives. "Today" host...
  • 'Homeland' recap: Iranian spymaster forced to work for CIA

    'Homeland' recap: Iranian spymaster forced to work for CIA
    "Gerontion," Episode 307 of Showtime's "Homeland," refers to a T.S. Eliot poem about an elderly man molded by events of the previous century. Similarly, acting CIA Director Saul Berenson (Mandy Patinkin) and Iranian deputy intelligence chief Majid Javadi...
  • Wednesday's Highlights: 'Planes, Trains and Automobiles' on KTLA

    Wednesday's Highlights: 'Planes, Trains and Automobiles' on KTLA
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 24 - 30, 2013 in PDF format This week's TV Movies     --------------------   SERIES The X Factor In this performance...
  • Sam Champion jumps from 'Good Morning America' to Weather Channel

    Sam Champion jumps from 'Good Morning America' to Weather Channel
    The Weather Channel has wooed Sam Champion away from "Good Morning America" for an on-air and executive role for the cable network. Champion, who has been the weatherman for ABC's top-rated morning show since 2006, will anchor a new morning show for the...