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Door may open for Brian Williams if former NBC News exec Andrew Lack returns
Door may open for Brian Williams if former NBC News exec Andrew Lack returns

Embattled NBC News anchor Brian Williams has a potential lifeline in Andrew Lack's expected return to NBC News. Lack is in advanced negotiations to take the top news post at the network, where he worked from 1993 to 2001, according to NBC executives not authorized to discuss the matter publicly. He would replace current NBCUniversal News Group Chairman Pat Fili-Krushel, who is set to take another corporate role, the executives said. Several TV news executives who worked under Lack's previous tenure at the network say Lack's becoming the new head of the news group provides a path for Williams to return from his six-month suspension. Lack was responsible for grooming...

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