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2016 US elections

MSNBC to host New Hampshire Democratic debate on Feb. 4, ahead of state's primary, network says; debate is sanctioned by DNC - MSNBC

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2016 US elections

New Hampshire Union Leader says it will partner with MSNBC to host unsanctioned Democratic presidential debate on Feb. 4

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2016 US elections

#DemForum is top Twitter trend in US as Democratic presidential forum moderated by MSNBC's Rachel Maddow is underway - @Farrashley

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Quentin Tarantino

Image: 'Black Lies Matter' graphic tweeted by Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke; Sheriff says, 'I demand that MSNBC give me a 12 min interview like they gave Tarantino to respond to his lies about me and police' - @SheriffClarke

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Brian Williams

Former NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams will start appearing on MSNBC on Sept. 22, NBC confirms - @politico

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Al Sharpton

Rev. Al Sharpton moving MSNBC show to Sunday mornings at 8 am ET - @TheRevAl

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Brian Williams recants Iraq story

Brian Williams' 6-month suspension officially ends, NBC says; he will assume new role for MSNBC in mid-September - @CNNMoney

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MSNBC to cancel 'The Cycle,' 'Now with Alex Wagner' and 'The Ed Show' as part of effort to shift daytime lineup away from opinion programming, sources tell @DylanByers

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'Meet The Press' moderator Chuck Todd to also host daily weekday show on MSNBC - @Mediaite, @politico

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Miss USA

NBC spokesman confirms MSNBC's Thomas Roberts is withdrawing from 'Miss USA' event following Donald Trump's campaign comments on immigration; July 12 pageant now has no hosts - @brianstelter

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Brian Williams

Brian Williams on returning to NBC: 'I don't intend to squander it (getting a second chance).'

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Brian Williams recants Iraq story

NBC confirms Lester Holt will anchor NBC Nightly News; Brian Williams to anchor breaking news for MSNBC - @BrianStelter

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Andy Lack named chairman of NBC News and MSNBC, CEO Steve Burke announces; Lack had run the news division in 1990s - @NBCNews

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Joy Reid

MSNBC cancels 'The Reid Report' and 'Ronan Farrow Daily,' network spokesperson says - @mlcalderone

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US State of the Union address 2015

State of the Union ratings lower, Fox News, CNN and MSNBC numbers show - @Variety

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Telemundo anchor José Díaz-Balart to host 10 am ET hour on MSNBC, from Miami, after Chris Jansing moves to NBC News in June - @politico

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MSNBC anchor Tamron Hall named co-anchor of 'Today' show's 3rd hour - @THR

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More: MSNBC President Phil Griffin apologizes after controversial tweet suggesting conservatives may 'hate' an ad showing a biracial family - @politico

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MSNBC President Phil Griffin: 'Tweet last night was outrageous and unacceptable. We immediately acknowledged that it was offensive and wrong, apologized, and deleted it. We have dismissed the person responsible for the tweet' - @brianstelter

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Republican National Committee memo bans appearances on MSNBC after controversial tweet - via @Chris_Moody

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