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Keith Olbermann Leaving MSNBC, Ends ‘Countdown’

MSNBC issued a statement Friday that it had ended its contract with the the controversial host, with no further explanation.

01/21/2011

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MSNBC: Olbermann Will Be Back On Air Tuesday

MSNBC says Keith Olbermann will be back on the air Tuesday, ending his suspension for violating NBC’s rules against making political donations after two shows.

11/08/2010

AP

Olbermann Suspended For Political Contributions

MSNBC has suspended prime-time host Keith Olbermann indefinitely without pay for making political contributions.

11/05/2010