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When the News Becomes The Story

With news anchors the latest celebrities to leave their posts amid sexual-misconduct allegations, for many Americans, the betrayal feels personal.
Matt Lauer

IT’S ONE THING WHEN IT’S A HOLLYWOOD PRODUCER, SOMEBODY most Americans would barely recognize. It’s another when it’s a star, some actor usually seen only in an occasional film or on a TV show. But the most recent string of sexual-misconduct allegations has resulted in the firing of news personalities many viewers rely on every day. Today anchor Matt Lauer and CBS This Morning cohost/PBS interview master Charlie Rose

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