| Feb 2, 2015
| 3:15 PM
"Saturday Night Live" plans to celebrate its 40th anniversary this month, with NBC confirming a long list of participants during the Super Bowl. The massive reunion special will air on Feb. 15.
The biggest surprise is Eddie Murphy's planned attendance....
| Jan 30, 2015
| 3:26 PM
NEW YORK — It's almost show time. When the Super Bowl kicks off on Sunday, 40-plus advertisers will be hoping to win over the more than 110 million viewers tuning in. At $4.5 million for a 30-second spot, they're all hoping to have the ad that...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 12:04 PM
What do Lin-Manuel Miranda and Michael Price have in common? Yes, they're both major figures in musical theater and have earned Tony Awards. But also, on May 24 both men will receive honorary degrees from Wesleyan University in Middletown.
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:58 PM
U.S. Soccer President Sunil Gulati said Monday that suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo has been asked to do "a number of things" during her 30-day absence from the women's national team but declined to say whether enrollment in a rehab or counseling program...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 8:30 PM
GoDaddy has done a lot of growing up since it first advertised in the Super Bowl in 2005. Now, a stunt it pulled Tuesday suggests the company is reverting back to its infancy.
GoDaddy seems to have put one over on an easily-duped populace, telling...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 4:24 PM
During the commercial breaks on NBC's "Today," Savannah Guthrie's eyes are often focused on an iPhone to check live video of her 5-month-old daughter, Vale, back at their Manhattan apartment.
"My husband is really into baby surveillance," the morning...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 5:23 AM
The network presenting the Super Bowl interviews the president each year, and NBC will send in Savannah Guthrie of "Today" to do the honors this Sunday.
Guthrie talks to President Barack Obama in a live interview at the White House. Their chat will...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 6:00 AM
During Super Bowl halftime Feb. 1, you can expect to see high-priced commercials for beer, fast food, cars, soft drinks and a small South American banana exporter.
Ecuador is expected to become the first foreign country to buy a 30-second ad during...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 12:01 AM
Brian Williams said he is temporarily stepping away from the "NBC Nightly News" amid questions about his memories of war coverage in Iraq, calling it "painfully apparent" that he has become a distracting news story.
In a memo Saturday to NBC News staff...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 8:36 PM
In Pia Sundhage's first meeting as coach of the U.S. women's national soccer team seven years ago, she pulled out a guitar and serenaded the bemused players with Bob Dylan's "The Times They Are A-Changin'."
When new U.S. women's Coach Jill Ellis held...
| Feb 7, 2015
| 6:14 PM
NBC News has assigned the head of its own investigative unit to look into statements that anchor Brian Williams made about his reporting in Iraq a dozen years ago, an episode that's ballooned into a full-blown credibility crisis for the network.