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COL BKB: Oklahoma State 117, Mississippi Valley State 62

STILLWATER, Okla., Nov. 8 (UPI) -- Phil Forte made four shots from beyond the arc and scored 22 points Friday in leading No. 12 Oklahoma State to a 117-62 crushing of Mississippi Valley.

NBC cancels 'Rock Center'

NEW YORK, May 11 (UPI) -- NBC has announced that "Rock Center," its hourlong news magazine hosted by Brian Williams, will air its final show June 21.

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Alex Trebek of 'Jeopardy!' not ready to retire

Alex Trebek of 'Jeopardy!' not ready to retire

LOS ANGELES, April 30 (UPI) -- Canadian-American TV personality Alex Trebek, who has hosted the syndicated game show "Jeopardy!" since 1984, says he's not about to retire.
'Revolution' bumped for marathon explosion coverage

'Revolution' bumped for marathon explosion coverage

LOS ANGELES, April 16 (UPI) -- NBC replaced Monday night's episode of its drama series "Revolution" with additional news coverage of the Boston Marathon explosions.
Tom Hanks talks Nora Ephron at 'Lucky Guy' opening on Broadway

Tom Hanks talks Nora Ephron at 'Lucky Guy' opening on Broadway

NEW YORK, April 3 (UPI) -- Actor Tom Hanks said he missed his close friend Nora Ephron at the opening of "Lucky Guy," the play the late scribe wrote and which marks Hanks' Broadway debut.

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Lauer to replace 'Jeopardy!' host Trebek?

Lauer to replace 'Jeopardy!' host Trebek?

CHICAGO, March 16 (UPI) -- Matt Lauer and Anderson Cooper are among the names in contention to replace Alex Trebek as host of "Jeopardy!" when he retires, the New York Post reported.

COL BKB: Oklahoma St. 73, West Virginia 57

MORGANTOWN, W.Va., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Le'Bryan Nash and Markel Brown scored 16 points apiece Saturday and No. 14 Oklahoma State rolled to 73-57 victory over West Virginia.
Apple head drops hints of Apple television

Apple head drops hints of Apple television

NEW YORK, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Apple's chief executive has hinted at something Apple fans have wanted for a long time, an Apple-made television, saying TV is an area "of great interest."
Apple to return Mac production stateside

Apple to return Mac production stateside

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 6 (UPI) -- U.S. technology giant Apple has plans to manufacture computers in the United States, the firm's chief executive officer, Tim Cook, has said.
NBC wins election night ratings war

NBC wins election night ratings war

NEW YORK, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- NBC News says it was the most-watched U.S. broadcast or cable television network for prime-time coverage of the 2012 presidential election.
Stars turn out for Sandy telethon

Stars turn out for Sandy telethon

NEW YORK, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Native New Yorker Christina Aguilera opened Friday night's telethon by assuring victims of Hurricane Sandy they aren't alone and won't be forgotten.
Sandy death toll: 88 in U.S., 157 overall

Sandy death toll: 88 in U.S., 157 overall

HOBOKEN, N.J., Nov. 1 (UPI) -- The U.S. death toll from superstorm Sandy reached 88 and the number of homes and businesses without electricity fell to 4.9 million, officials said Thursday.
Joel, Springsteen to play Sandy telethon

Joel, Springsteen to play Sandy telethon

NEW YORK, Nov. 1 (UPI) -- Jon Bon Jovi, Billy Joel, Bruce Springsteen and Sting are to take part in a New York telethon to benefit those impacted by superstorm Sandy, NBC said Thursday.
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Brian Williams and wife arrive for the Tribeca FIlm Festival opening night premiere of "Whatever Works" at the Ziegfeld Theatre in New York on April 22, 2009. (UPI Photo/Laura Cavanaugh)
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Brian Douglas Williams (born May 5, 1959) is the American anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network, a position he assumed in 2004. Williams was listed among Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People in The World in 2007, and in 2010, a prominent media observer dubbed him "the Walter Cronkite of the 21st century." He lives in New Canaan, Connecticut, with his wife, Jane Stoddard Williams, one of their two children (Doug Williams), and two dogs.

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