Rob Ford, Doug Ford and Matt Lauer
Mayor Rob Ford continued to defend his leadership ability on Tuesday's Today Show after being stripped of most of his powersMonday by the Toronto City Council.
Nearly two weeks after Ford admitted to smoking crack during a "drunken stupor," he attempted to frame his admission as a sign of moral integrity, since he isn't afraid to admit his mistakes.
"I'm embarrassed. Not just myself," Ford told Matt Lauer. "My family, my friends, my supporters. I take full responsibility for that. We've all made mistakes, Matt. I'm not perfect. Maybe you are, maybe other people are. I've made mistakes. I've admitted to my mistakes."
John F. Kennedy
Friday marks the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination in Dallas, Texas, and both broadcast and cable networks are featuring special programming tied to the national tragedy. Here's a complete roundup of how you can catch daily coverage of the anniversary on TV, though many networks are offering supplemental coverage online as well.
Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal, inset painting by Andy Warhol
A high-profile legal battle is brewing over a portrait of Farrah Fawcett, the Today show reports.
Richard Branson with a model of the Virgin Galactic
Today will broadcast Virgin Galactic's first commercial spaceflight, which will carry Richard Branson and two of his children, NBC announced Friday.
Branson and his adult children, Holly and Sam, will be the first private passengers to go into space when they take off on SpaceShipTwo from Spaceport America in New Mexico next year.
Claire Danes, Homeland
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12. Best Shotgun Wedding: Kaley Cuoco stops by Ellen bursting with happiness about her engagement to tennis player Ryan Sweeting. In response, DeGeneres reports that her head writer, Kevin, has been ordained online as a minister and can...
There's nothing like a prostate exam to get your morning off to a good start.
As part of the Today show's focus on men's health for the month of November,Matt Lauer and Al Roker got prostate exams live on the air Thursday morning.
Miley Cyrus isn't surprised by the attention she's getting after her infamousperformance at the MTV Video Music Awards and nude music video for "Wrecking Ball." In fact, she says, it's by design.
"It's kind of what I want," Cyrus, 20, told Matt Lauer on the Today show Monday. "I'm an artist, so I'm hoping that I get a little attention, otherwise my record sales might be a little sketch."
Linny Boyette, a Today show superfan who was a fixture on the plaza at Rockefeller Center every morning, died Sunday after suffering a heart attack. The show dedicated a segment to Boyette Monday.
Brooke Shields and Andre Agassi
They've been divorced for 14 years, but apparently there's still bad blood between Brooke Shields and Andre Agassi.
When appearing on the Today show Wednesday for a segment titled, "Dealing with Divorce: How to Move On," Shields referenced her..
It's been six years since Amanda Knox's roommate, Meredith Kercher, was murdered in Italy, but Knox's battle to prove her alleged innocence continues.
In 2009, Knox was convicted of murdering her roommate and served four years in prison before the conviction was overturned in 2011. A retrial is set to begin later this month after an Italian court overturned Knox's acquittal earlier this year. However, Knox said Friday on Today that she has no...