The TV veteran told People that she had "no idea" about the misconduct Lauer is accused of and that the scandal has been "very painful" for her.
"The accounts I've read and heard have been disturbing, distressing and disorienting and it's completely unacceptable that any woman at the Today show experienced this kind of treatment". I really admire the way Savannah [Guthrie] and Hoda [Kotb] and the entire Today show staff have handled a very hard situation, ' she added.
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Lauer was sacked by NBC in November after the network received a "detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior", saying it had reason to believe it wasn't an isolated incident.
Lauer was sacked in November over the allegations of multiple women, one of whom claimed he sexually assaulted her while they worked on the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. "It's incredibly upsetting and I will say something when I'm ready to", she wrote, adding, "Thanks for your interest".
Russian Federation inquiry: President says he is unlikely to be interviewed
The transcript of the interview with Simpson that Feinstein released earlier this week buttresses that point. On whether he would speak directly with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un: "Absolutely, I would do that".
"I mean, I think that's very illustrative of the current media landscape, that something can be plucked, and then taken out of context".
Couric and Lauer spent 15 years co-hosting NBC's Today show.
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While that phrase sounds like typical PR/marketing hyperbole, we are actually inclined to trust Samsung's diagnosis in this case. In other words, aside from its ridiculous size, The Wall is as close to the ideal new TV as we've seen so far from any brand.
After his firing, which had been announced live on Now by Savannah Guthrie and also Hoda Kotb, Lauer resolved that the original allegations in a statement.
"There are no words to express my sorrow and regret for the pain I have caused others by words and actions", he said, in part.
"I mean, we communicate, and listen, it's been a very trying situation in all corners of the world, and all kinds of industries, and you know, people have to move forward", she said.
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The disease results in severe brain damage or death if not treated immediately, and of the 50 infections, 21 proved to be fatal. They are also excellent reproducers, and so soon enough there were a lot more monkeys roaming the region.