BREAKING NEWS: Matt Lauer 'is fired from the Today Show for inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace'

Matt Lauer has been fired from the Today Show for alleged 'inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace'.

NBC News announced the veteran morning show anchor had been removed from his post in a statement read by his emotional co-star Savannah Guthrie.?

'This is a sad morning here today and at NBC News,' the tearful star said, clutching the hand of fellow Today host Hoda Kotb.?

'As I'm sure you can understand, we are devastated. I'm heartbroken for Matt. He is my dear, dear colleague.'

The Today Show released this statement: 'Matt Lauer has been terminated from NBC News. On Monday night, we received a detailed complaint from a colleague about inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace by Matt Lauer. As a result, we’ve decided to terminate his employment.'

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