NBC News fires Lauer over inappropriate behavior

FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2013, file photo, Matt Lauer arrives at an event in New York. NBC News announced Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, that Lauer was fired for "inappropriate sexual behavior." (Photo by Carlo Allegri/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK — NBC News fired longtime “Today” show host Matt Lauer on Wednesday for “inappropriate sexual behavior,” making him the second morning television show personality to lose his job because of sexual misconduct charges in a week.

Potts approaches first legislative session

Tony Potts was selected to replace Sen. Bart Davis, R-Idaho Falls. Potts will represent Legislative District 33 in the upcoming session of the Idaho Legislature. Monte LaOrange / mlaorange@postregister.com

State Sen. Tony Potts is looking forward to his first legislative session. The Idaho Falls Republican was named by Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter to replace former Sen. Bart Davis after Davis was confirmed as Idaho’s U.S. attorney.



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