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  1. New Shaw Media Channel to Crowd Canadian All-News TV Space

    4:57 am 7/7/2014

    The broadcast giant plans to launch a national news channel, Global News 1, after former NBC News anchor Dawna Friesen became the face of its flagship Global National newscast. Read more

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  2. NBC's New Olympic Deal: Six-Games Strategy Includes Hopes for a U.S. Host City

    11:14 am 5/7/2014

    With its early $7.65 billion media rights pact, NBCUniversal stands to score even bigger ratings and profits if one of the unannounced Winter or Summer Games lands on American soil. Read more

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  3. NBC Secures Olympic Games Broadcast Rights Through 2032 for $7.65 Billion

    9:30 am 5/7/2014

    The latest renewal, awarded by the IOC, extends the network's exclusive stateside coverage past 2020. Read more

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  4. NBC Sports Pledges Its Support for the Paralympics in Sochi, Rio de Janeiro

    4:08 pm 3/14/2014

    The gold medal showdown between the U.S. and Russian sled hockey teams was aired live Saturday morning on NBC, as the network plans for increased coverage in 2016. Read more

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  5. Nancy & Tonya: TV Review

    9:00 am 2/23/2014

    NBC Sports' documentary looks back at the figure skating rivalry between Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding, but this time, Kerrigan finally tells her side of the story. Read more

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  6. Jimmy Kimmel Pulls Off Wolf-Sized Olympics Hoax (Video)

    1:36 pm 2/20/2014

    UPDATED: One day after Olympian Kate Hansen posted a 17-second YouTube video featuring a wolf wandering outside her Sochi room, the "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" host tweeted about his involvement.Read more

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  7. Sochi: Bob Costas Returns to NBC's Olympics Telecast After 'Ill-Timed Affliction'

    5:28 pm 2/17/2014

    The longtime Olympics host, still battling an eye infection, opened Monday's primetime broadcast with some humor: "I'm Bob Costas, sitting in tonight for Matt Lauer and Meredith Vieira."Read more

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  8. Sochi: Bob Costas Explains Where He's Been During Pinkeye Recovery

    10:19 am 2/17/2014

    After spending the better part of the last week in a dark room, the NBC Sports personality resumes anchoring the Winter Olympics on Monday: "It won't look as bad as what it did the last night on the air."Read more

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