Megyn Kelly leaves NBC with all of her $69 million contract intact

(CNN)Two years after she signed with the network amid much fanfare, Megyn Kelly and NBC have officially parted ways. Kelly is halfway through a three-year contract worth a total of $69 million — an eye-popping sum even by the inflated standards of television news. Bowing to the terms of the…

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How the National Enquirer broke up with President Trump

New York (CNN Business)The National Enquirer was one of Donald Trump’s biggest boosters, both before and after he was elected president. The Enquirer’s parent company, American Media Inc., is controlled by David Pecker — a longtime friend of Trump’s. American Media Inc. declined to comment on the cover choices on…

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Britain’s Trumpocracy: who are the president’s biggest cheerleaders?

Donald Trumps UK arrival is expected to be met by protest but some citizens see him as an ally As the US president arrives in the UK, he will be met with a chorus of disapproval but also a smaller number of cheerleaders whose enthusiasm for his leadership is matched…

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New Daily Mail editor to be Geordie Greig

Pro-remain editor of Mail on Sunday to replace Paul Dacre at top of Brexit-supporting paper Geordie Greig is to be the new editor of the Daily Mail, putting a staunch remainer in charge of one of the most pro-Brexit newspapers in the country. The current Mail on Sunday boss will…

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Anthony Bourdain, TV chef and travel host, found dead aged 61

CNN, which aired Bourdains show Parts Unknown, confirmed his death and said it was suicide The girlfriend of TV chef Anthony Bourdain has paid tribute to his brilliant, fearless spirit as friends and family reacted with shock to his death at the age of 61. CNN, which hosted Bourdains globetrotting…

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