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  1. Oprah, Gabrielle Union Talk Need for More Diversity As They Celebrate African-American TV Achievements

    8:57 pm 5/14/2015

    Winfrey, who served as host of the Paley Center tribute, and BET CEO Debra Lee said they hoped the small-screen trend of diverse programming would continue.Read more

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  2. Larry Wilmore Takes on Ben Affleck's Slave-Owning Ancestor Controversy With Embarrassed Ghost

    11:04 am 4/21/2015

    The 'Nightly Show' host also joked that, after this latest scoop from the Sony hack, Kim Jong Un "could end up winning the Pulitzer Prize."Read more

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  3. Election 2016: CNN Hires Nearly 40 New Political Reporters in Effort to Boost Ratings

    6:00 am 4/20/2015

    Chief Jeff Zucker is hoping to close the ratings gap with perennial victor Fox News and distance CNN from third-place MSNBC.Read more

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  4. 'Black-ish' Cast, Larry Wilmore Talk Breaking Down Barriers and Trevor Noah Controversy

    9:44 am 4/18/2015

    “It feels great to be at the forefront,” Anderson told THR about television's move toward more diverse content. Read more

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  5. Larry Wilmore Says Trevor Noah Criticism Comes From People Not Knowing New 'Daily Show' Host

    8:21 am 4/10/2015

    "Because people don't know him, you have to try to paint a picture of him, so people are using whatever they had," 'The Nightly Show' host tells 'CBS This Morning.'Read more

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  6. Robert Durst: Five Memorable Late-Night Jokes (Video)

    1:35 pm 3/21/2015

    'The Daily Show' and 'SNL' made light of the accused murderer's 2003 acquittal after he admitted he dismembered his neighbor, while Larry Wilmore, Seth Meyers and Conan O'Brien went after the eccentric millionaire this week, following his recent arrest and 'Jinx' confession.Read more

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  7. Larry Wilmore, 'Daily Show' Co-Creator Upset, Understanding About Jon Stewart Leaving

    11:59 pm 2/14/2015

    "There's somebody that will come in that will be able to do it because that's the legacy that Jon left for that person. That's pretty awesome," Lizz Winstead said.Read more

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  8. WGA Awards: Steve Carell, Patricia Arquette, Patrick Stewart Among West Coast Presenters

    12:49 pm 2/10/2015

    Bob Saget, Scott Foley, Adam Scott and James Corden will also hand out trophies at the L.A. ceremony.Read more

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  9. Larry Wilmore Apologizes for Joke About Black Women

    8:40 pm 2/5/2015

    Wilmore is dedicating a show later this month to black mothers.Read more

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  10. Larry Wilmore's Buzziest 'Nightly Show' Moments: Week 2 (Video)

    8:00 am 2/1/2015

    The comedian takes on Jenny McCarthy, 'American Sniper' and more.Read more

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