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NBC removes Brian Williams from 'Nightly News'

NBC removes Brian Williams from 'Nightly News'

NBC said Thursday that Brian Williams will not return to his job as "Nightly News" anchor following his suspension for misrepresenting himself, but will be given a second chance with the company as a breaking news anchor at the cable network MSNBC.

Williams said he was sorry for saying things that weren't true, apologized to colleagues and viewers, and said that "I'm determined to earn back their trust."

Lester Holt, who has been subbing for Williams since his suspension in February, will officially take over as anchor at "Nightly News," the network said.

Williams was suspended in February for falsely claiming he had been in a helicopter hit...