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  1. Los Angeles Kings Win First Stanley Cup: What Hollywood Is Saying

    9:01 pm PDT 06/11/2012
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    Matthew Perry, Alyssa Milano, Kevin Smith and Keith Olbermann are among those celebrating the NHL team's defeat of the New Jersey Devils in their first championship title Monday night. READ MORE

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  2. Joy Behar Joins Current TV

    7:51 am PDT 06/11/2012
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    UPDATED: The comedian will launch her own 6 p.m. show in September. READ MORE

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  3. Eliot Spitzer's 'Viewpoint' Ratings Predictably Plummet Since Olbermann's Current Exit

    5:14 pm PDT 05/03/2012
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    Four weeks after the "Countdown" host abruptly and dramatically left the network, viewership in his old hour is down 68 percent, though the network now courts a more affluent audience and sees growth in other times. READ MORE

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  4. Keith Olbermann Reacts to Jimmy Kimmel's White House Correspondent's Dinner Slam

    10:08 am PDT 04/29/2012
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    The ousted Current TV host was not amused by Kimmel's jokes; compares him to Bill O'Reilly. READ MORE

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  5. Eliot Spitzer Wishes Keith Olbermann Well Following Current TV Drama

    11:31 am PDT 04/24/2012
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    The "Viewpoint" anchor praises his predecessor but also firmly aligns himself with network co-founder Al Gore. READ MORE

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  6. Current TV Taps Gavin Newsom for Weekly Show

    10:44 am PDT 04/18/2012
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    On the heels of Keith Olbermann's messy departure, the cable channel hires the California politician to headline a new talk show. READ MORE

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  7. Current Files Cross-Complaint Vs. Olbermann, Cites 'Persistent' Breach of Contract

    11:20 am PDT 04/06/2012
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    Olbermann filed a lawsuit against the cable network Thursday. READ MORE

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  8. Matt Lauer Announces New Contract on 'Today,' Al Roker Lampoons Keith Olbermann (Video)

    8:21 am PDT 04/06/2012
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    The long-running host of the No. 1 morning program re-upped at NBC on Thursday, and was humble and cheerful during the Friday broadcast. READ MORE

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  9. Keith Olbermann Files Lawsuit Against Current TV (Read the Complaint)

    1:46 pm PDT 04/05/2012
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    UPDATED: The suit was filed Thursday afternoon in Los Angeles Superior Court. Olbermann is seeking between $50 million to $70 million in damages. READ MORE

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  10. Current Denies It's in Danger of Being Dropped by Time Warner Cable

    11:16 am PDT 04/05/2012
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    The struggling network fires back at a report claiming that it is on the precipice of defaulting on its contract with the carrier. READ MORE

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  11. Keith Olbermann Slams Current: 'Those People Have No Idea What They're Doing'

    7:40 am PDT 04/05/2012
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    The ousted anchorman continues taking swipes at his former employer, saying: "Their executives can’t come off as if they failed. Their PR people are dumping on me." READ MORE

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  12. Olbermann vs. Current: How the Fired Anchor Can Win the $40 Mil Legal War

    5:00 am PDT 04/04/2012
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    The cable network formally cut ties with Keith Olbermann last week, citing "material, serial breach" of contract and "sabotage" and "disparagement"; now, the gloves are coming off. READ MORE

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  13. Keith Olbermann Addresses Current TV Ouster on 'Late Show With David Letterman': 'I Screwed Up' (Video)

    6:05 pm PDT 04/03/2012
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    The political commentator discusses the issues that plagued the cable network, including problems with the set and the car service, and he likens himself to "a $10 million chandelier." READ MORE

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  14. Keith Olbermann vs. Current TV: Accusations, Threats, Tweets and Gossip

    7:41 am PDT 04/03/2012
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    The war of words between the news anchor and the network that fired him heats up, with public declarations and anonymous slams making clear their mutual distaste. READ MORE

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  15. Eliot Spitzer Bombs in Ratings Following Keith Olbermann Exit

    9:10 pm PDT 04/02/2012
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    The "Countdown" replacement notched just 47,000 total viewers in its Friday debut, marking a 74 percent drop from the March average for the time slot. READ MORE

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  16. Eliot Spitzer’s Current TV Debut Ignores Keith Olbermann (Video)

    5:15 pm PDT 03/31/2012
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    The former New York governor tackled U.S. foreign policy and Mitt Romney during "Viewpoint," while Olbermann took to Twitter to mock his former employer and its new hire. READ MORE

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  17. Keith Olbermann Scheduled to Talk Current TV With David Letterman Tuesday

    9:21 pm PDT 03/30/2012
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    CBS announced via Twitter that the ousted political commentator will tell his side of the story on an episode of “The Late Show” next week. READ MORE

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  18. Keith Olbermann: Current Won't Pay $50 Million Deal, Cites Breach of Contract, Sabotage, Disparagement

    6:29 pm PDT 03/30/2012
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    Olbermann's team was informed Thursday morning that Current would immediately replace him with Eliot Spitzer; accused of missing 19 out of 41 work days READ MORE

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  19. Current TV Retains Crisis PR Experts for Anticipated Battle With Keith Olbermann (Exclusive)

    4:21 pm PDT 03/30/2012
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    The network retains lawyers and crisis PR experts Mark Fabiani and Chris Lehane, who have represented Bill and Hillary Clinton and Lance Armstrong. READ MORE

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  20. Keith Olbermann Tweets Response to Firing; Conservatives React

    3:27 pm PDT 03/30/2012
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    News of the shakeup at Current TV quickly lit up the Internet on both sides of the political spectrum. READ MORE

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  21. Keith Olbermann Slams Current TV Over Firing; Threatens Legal Action

    2:54 pm PDT 03/30/2012
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    The "Countdown" host was fired from the network and will be replaced by a new program with Eliot Spitzer. READ MORE

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