Brian Williams

Journalist Brian Williams hosts onstage at The Lincoln Awards: A Concert For Veterans & The Military Family presented by The Friars Foundation at John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts on January 7, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for The Friars Club)

Report: Brian Williams Was Not Liked By Colleagues, Wanted To Become Comedy Host

New revelations about Brian Williams appeared in a New York Magazine article released this past weekend, including that the anchorman wanted to be a comic host and was even willing to leave NBC to do it.

03/09/2015

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Radio Free Montone: Bob Simon And The ‘Other Guy’

We remember Bob Simon as a great reporter. A legendary journalist. A giant in the TV news business. The other guy…well.

02/13/2015

FILE -- Brian Williams (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Brian Williams’ Hometown Has Mixed Feelings About Embattled News Anchor

Before the cameras and the “NBC Nightly News,” Brian Williams spent his days growing up in Middletown.

02/11/2015

FILE -- Brian Williams (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Brian Williams Suspended For 6 Months Without Pay Following Skepticism Of His Credibility

NBC Nightly News Anchor and Managing Editor Brian Williams has been suspended without pay for six months, effective immediately, following questions about his credibility.

02/10/2015

FILE -- Brian Williams (credit: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

In Newly Released Interview, Brian Williams Says Fear Behind Inaccurate Iraq Stories

The interview with the military newspaper Stars and Stripes took place last Wednesday, before Williams’ on-air apology and several days before he announced he was temporarily stepping away from the “NBC Nightly News.”

02/09/2015

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for New York Comedy Festival)

Embattled Brian Williams Backs Out Of ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Appearance

NBC announced the decision a day after Williams said he would temporarily step away from NBC “Nightly News.”

02/08/2015

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for New York Comedy Festival)

NBC News’ Brian Williams Taking Himself Off Air Temporarily, Statement Says

In a message sent to NBC News staff and released by NBC on Saturday, Williams says it has “become painfully apparent” to him that his actions have made him too much a part of the news.

02/07/2015

NBC News Anchor Brian Williams (Photo by Monica Schipper/Getty Images for New York Comedy Festival)

NBC News Assigns Head Of Investigative Unit To Probe Williams’ Statements

NBC Nightly News anchor Brian Williams’ credibility has been seriously threatened since he falsely claimed he had been in a helicopter hit by a grenade during the Iraq war.

02/06/2015

Bruce Springsteen at NJ Hall of Fame ceremony (Credit: Bruce Padula)

James Gandolfini Among Honorees In New Jersey Hall Of Fame Class Of 2014

Six members of the cast of “The Sopranos” were on hand Thursday night as James Gandolfini was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.

11/13/2014

FILE -- Actor James Gandolfini (Photo by Sonia Recchia/Getty Images)

James Gandolfini, Former Gov. James Florio To Be Inducted Into NJ Hall Of Fame

A late actor best known for portraying a New Jersey mobster and a former governor remembered for raising taxes are among the newest members of New Jersey’s Hall of Fame.

08/01/2014

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Rothstein Files: Ford Looking For Smart To Elevate Talented Oklahoma State

Travis Ford was being sincere. He’s yet to watch Marcus Smart score a point or hand out an assist in a college game — but he genuinely loves everything about his freshman point guard guard.

08/09/2012

Justin Tryon #20 of the Indianapolis Colts returns an interception for positive yards on a pass intended for Dustin Keller #81 of the New York Jets during the second quarter of their 2011 AFC wild card playoff game at Lucas Oil Stadium on January 8, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (credit: Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Giants Sign Cornerback Justin Tryon, Release Brian Williams

Entering his fourth season, Tryon started six games with the Indianapolis Colts last season, recording 44 tackles. He had seven tackles in the first three games this season before being waived. To make room for Tryon, the Giants released Williams.

10/05/2011

Jerrel Jernigan (credit: AP Photo/Julio Cortez), Matt Dodge (credit: Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Dottino: Giant Question Marks Vs. Patriots

The Giants are planning to figure out exactly how much depth they have in Thursday night’s preseason finale at New England. Here are the three areas you’ll want to watch as the Giants play this one.

WFAN–09/01/2011

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Forced Back Into Spotlight, Time For Giants’ Aaron Ross To Show His Stuff

While Giants cornerback Aaron Ross won’t admit there is a chip on his shoulder, it’s there. Ross came to training camp as the somewhat forgotten man in New York’s secondary.

WFAN–08/25/2011