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  1. Bill O'Reilly Defends Bob Costas, Explains Karl Rove's Election Night Meltdown on 'Tonight Show' (Video)

    9:54 pm PST 12/06/2012
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    The Fox News Channel personality also continues to weigh in on Psy -- who he believes has ripped off Chubby Checker -- and the Rhode Island governor's "holiday tree." READ MORE

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  2. Bob Costas Continues to Defend Gun-Control Comments (Video)

    8:07 pm PST 12/05/2012
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    "I don’t want to repeal the second amendment," he says on Thursday night's installment of his NBC Sports Network show, after making headlines for speaking out on the NFL murder-suicide. READ MORE

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  3. Bob Costas to Debate Bill O'Reilly Over Gun Control on Fox News (Video)

    4:25 pm PST 12/05/2012
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    A preview clip reveals the sportscaster clashing with the "O'Reilly Factor" host over the right to bear arms. READ MORE

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  4. Bob Costas Defends 'Sunday Night Football' Gun Control Speech

    9:41 am PST 12/04/2012
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    The broadcaster, who spoke out following a murder-suicide involving a Kansas City Chiefs player, said "most reasonable people" think gun laws are insufficient. READ MORE

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  5. In Wake of NFL Murder-Suicide, Bob Costas Preaches Gun Control During Halftime of Eagles-Cowboys Game (Video)

    8:36 pm PST 12/02/2012
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    The NBC broadcaster's rant was spurred by Saturday's tragedy involving Kansas City Chiefs starting linebacker Jovan Belcher, who fatally shot his girlfriend before killing himself in front of his coach and GM. READ MORE

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  6. Stories from Afghanistan, Arab Spring Dominate News & Documentary Emmys

    10:27 am PDT 10/02/2012
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    Univision's Jorge Ramos and Maria Elena Salinas accept Lifetime Achievement award while Bob Costas earns his first news Emmy for his Jerry Sandusky interview. READ MORE

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  7. Bob Costas Digs at NBC Executives on 'Conan' (Video)

    10:31 am PDT 09/13/2012
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    The sportscaster, not shy about sharing his opinions, makes fun of the network for its coverage of the Olympics Closing Ceremony, among other things. READ MORE

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  8. Olympics 2012: NBC Criticized for Interrupting Closing Ceremony to Preview 'Animal Practice'

    12:40 am PDT 08/13/2012
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    Surprised viewers also took the network to task for editing out parts of the ceremony, including performances by Muse and Ray Davies of the Kinks. READ MORE

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  9. Olympics 2012: Bob Costas Casts the Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Movie

    1:25 pm PDT 08/09/2012
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    The NBC host says the crew "reached a consensus" about who should play the three-time gold medal winners in the movie of their lives. Do you agree? READ MORE

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  10. Tim Goodman: Why I'm Not Complaining About NBC's Olympics Coverage

    6:00 am PDT 08/08/2012
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    THR's TV critic says NBC deserves a whole lot of credit for shelling out over $4 billion for rights to the next four Games. READ MORE

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  11. Olympics 2012: 78% of Viewers Think Ryan Seacrest Is Doing a Good Job

    6:00 am PDT 08/08/2012
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    Americans also reveal their three favorite moments from the Games so far and if NBC's relentless ads for new shows are stoking their interest. READ MORE

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  12. London 2012: Officials Deny Olympic Record Holder's Request to Present Michael Phelps His 19th Medal

    5:46 pm PDT 08/01/2012
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    Former Soviet gymnast Larisa Latynina was in London to watch the swimmer's history-making race Tuesday night. READ MORE

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  13. Variance Picks Up Steve James' Doc 'Head Games'

    6:42 pm PDT 07/31/2012
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    The film, which will be released theatrically in September, looks at sports and traumatic head injuries. READ MORE

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  14. Bob Costas Fulfills Promise to Call Out IOC Over Refusal to Honor Munich Massacre

    7:17 pm PDT 07/27/2012
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    "For many, tonight, with the world watching, is the true time and place to remember those who were lost, and how and why they died," said Costas as the Israeli delegation entered London's Olympic Stadium. READ MORE

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  15. Olympics 2012: Bob Costas' Protest Over IOC's Israel Decision Not Worrying EP Jim Bell

    10:25 am PDT 07/26/2012
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    The man in charge of NBC's sprawling London coverage says he's confident in his lead broadcaster's ability to handle a sensitive subject. READ MORE

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  16. Bob Costas' 5 Most Memorable Interviews (Video)

    9:00 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    From Mickey Mantle admitting he wasn't a "good father" to Mark McGwire confirming his steroid use, five interviews in which Costas hit it out of the park. READ MORE

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  17. Bob Costas: 5 Things to Know About the Face of the Olympics

    9:00 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    From using an antiquated flip phone to carrying around a 1958 Mickey Mantle baseball card, here are some things you may have not known about the broadcaster. READ MORE

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  18. Bob Costas: 'I Do Not Want to Be in the Jerry Sandusky Business'

    9:00 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    Eight months after his infamous interview with the now-convicted pedophile, NBC's face of the Olympics reveals how it happened, why they didn't run it in full and why he's not pursuing a sit-down with Sandusky and his wife. READ MORE

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  19. Bob Costas Takes Olympics to Task for Denying Israel's Munich Massacre Moment of Silence

    9:00 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    The NBC sportscaster calls the decision "baffling." READ MORE

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  20. Bob Costas: The Conscience of NBC Sports on Sandusky, Olympics Scandal and, Yep, Being Short

    8:59 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    Mired in the ratings cellar, the network has pinned its gold medal hopes on the charming, challenging sportscaster. READ MORE

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  21. Bob Costas and the Olympians: THR Snaps Team U.S.A.

    8:56 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    Adoring athletes pose for the latest issue of THR. READ MORE

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