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Donald Trump slams 'weak' NBC after network severs ties with GOP candidate over racist comments

NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his campaign. 655 more words

News

NFL teaming up with Yahoo in experiment to stream Bills-Jaguars game online in October

NEW YORK — The NFL is teaming up with Yahoo to show a game live on the Internet this fall.

The alliance announced Wednesday follows up on the NFL’s previously announced plan to stream the Oct. 184 more words

Sports

Calgary vocal coach Tamara Beatty enjoying life behind the scenes on NBC hit The Voice

Sure, in legalese it’s referred to as a confidentiality agreement, but for our purposes let’s call it what it is — the no-fun clause.

It’s why there’s not much good stuff (read: dirt) that Canadian voice coach consultant Tamara Beatty can reveal about her four seasons working behind the scenes on hit NBC singing competition The Voice as it heads into the finale on Tuesday night. 1,127 more words

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Preview: Danny Garcia faces Lamont Peterson on NBC this Saturday

On Saturday, WBC, WBA and Ring magazine super lightweight (140-pound) champion Danny Garcia (29-0, 17KO’s) will take on IBF world champion Lamont Peterson (33-2-1, 17KO’s) in a 143-pound catchweight bout as a part of Premier Boxing Champions (PBC) on NBC. 189 more words

Boxing

Amir Khan vs Adrien Broner possible for June on NBC Sports? Khan challenges, Broner accepts

Boxing stars Amir Khan (30-3, 19KO’s) and Adrien Broner (30-1, 22KO’s) have both been fishing for high-profile fights and they may have found it, in each other. 265 more words

Boxing

Preview: Andre Berto battles Josesito Lopez in crossroads fight on Spike TV

Former two-time world champion Andre Berto (29-3, 22KO’s) looks to get back into the mix in the welterweight division. He looks to do that against “Riverside Rocky” Josesito Lopez (33-6, 19KO’s) on Friday night in Ontario, California. 227 more words

Boxing

Adrien Broner faces John Molina on NBC, preview of the battle to come

When Adrien Broner (29-1, 22KO’s) gets into the ring with John Molina (27-5, 22KO’s) on NBC, he will not only be fighting his opponent, but also demons haunting him from his first loss. 326 more words

Boxing