After Donald Trump, GOP presidential candidate and bone-in ham, said that Mexicans were sending criminals and rapists over the border, NBC and Univision cut ties with Trump and his Miss Universe Organization. Miss USA contestants, though, are just going to stick around and compete anyway, because that’s kind of their whole thing. Read more...
Three on-air talent are getting their start in local TV thanks to KETK. Recent University of Colorado, Boulder graduate Morgan Boydston (right) has joined the Tyler, Texas NBC affiliate as a general assignment reporter. She started in June. Allison Smith (center) and Elisabeth Armstrong (left) have joined the station as as morning anchors. Show More Summary
After two TV networks, Univision and NBC, dropped broadcasts of Miss USA and Miss Universe – pageants which Trump co-owns – a different network will broadcast the programming, according to The AP
In his bid for presidency, Donald Trump made some derogatory remarks (to say the least) about illegal immigrants in America, leading Univision and NBC Universal to drop Trump and his "Miss Universe" which he partially owns. Trump was...Show More Summary
Macy's is the latest big-name company, following NBC Universal and Univision, to sever its relationship with billionaire businessman Donald Trump following the GOP presidential candidate's controversial remarks that immigrants from Mexico and other countries coming into the U.S. illegally are "killers and rapists."
Ok, maybe there is something to the idea of ‘put it out there to the universe and it will happen’. In 2010, Chris Pratt was playing Andy Dwyer in NBC’s Parks And Recreation. While recording a behind-the-scenes video extra for the show’s...Show More Summary
As a result of disparaging remarks Donald Trump made about undocumented immigrants from Mexico, Macy's announced that it will no longer carry the Trump menswear collection. They join NBC Universal, which announced Monday that it would remove him as host of the Apprentice and no longer air Trump's Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants. Show More Summary
Company Drops Miss Universe, Miss USA After Protests "Today, hundreds of thousands of Latinos and non-Latinos cheer NBC Universal and its parent company Comcast for severing their relationship with Donald Trump for his bigoted, racist,...Show More Summary
By Whitney Friedlander LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Miss Universe as been dealt another blow in the wake of the Donald Trump controversy. Cheryl Burke has pulled out as co-host of the July 12 Miss USA pageant, citing NBC's previous decision...Show More Summary
The post-Donald Trump era at NBC has begun, and so far, it's heavy on ninja warriors. One day after announcing it had cut ties with Trump and would no longer be airing his annual Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants, NBC has settled on a replacement for the July 12 Miss USA telecast, a three-hour American Ninja Warrior special called "USA vs. Show More Summary
There's more to being a beauty queen than beauty. Just kidding, no there isn't. However, a few beauty queens are focusing on more than the Vaseline on their teeth. After NBC fired Donald Trump and axed his Miss Universe Organization,...Show More Summary
Donald Trump’s campaign comments about Mexican immigrants continues to cause beauty-pageant chaos. NBC just announced it will air its USA Vs. The World episode of American Ninja Warrior on July 12 in the timeslot where it was to have aired the Miss USA Pageant. Show More Summary
The Miss Universe Organization, partly owned by Donald Trump, issued a statement today saying they're "disheartened by recent events" between Trump and NBC.
Donald Trump's offensive remarks calling Mexican immigrants "criminal and rapist", have forced Carlos Slim's Ora TV, Emilio Azcarraga's Televisa, Univision and NBC, to drop plans for airing the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants that are co-owned by the real estate mogul.
The Miss Universe Organization (MUO) announced in a statement Monday that it will continue to run the Miss USA pageant despite the loss of NBC and Univision, the two networks that gave the popular beauty contest a home.
The Miss Universe organization lost three network TV homes in the last week. Univision cut its business ties with Donald Trump on Thursday, ending its Spanish-language version of the pageant. Then Monday, NBC said it would end its ties with Trump, which would mean ending coverage of the Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants. Show More Summary
NBC Universal is just one of several companies to end business relationships with Donald Trump
While all three networks covered the decision by NBC Universal on Monday to cut ties with 2016 Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump, it was the CBS Evening News that chose to veer off and portray the ongoing battle as “a problem”...Show More Summary
Comcast-owned NBC announced Monday that they will no longer carry the Donald Trump-produced Miss USA and Miss Universe pageants, and would be removed from the reality show “Celebrity Apprentice.” Diversity-uberconscious Comcast mustShow More Summary
Donald Trump has responded to NBCUniversal's decision to drop him and its contracts with Miss Universe and Miss USA -- and he's furious.