Katie Couric Could Return to NBC News

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Katie Couric could return to NBC News
Couric’s old NBC News boss, Andy Lack, who helped make Couric a star at Today, is returning to help fix the news division. And according to CNN and other sources, he’s already reached out to Couric, beginning talks to bring her back.

American Crime debuts to 8.4 million
The ABC event series had a solid debut and won its timeslot yet it lost many Scandal viewers.

Did Scandal get Ferguson right?
Thursday’s episode found Olivia Pope and her team in the middle of a Ferguson-like controversy. Was Shonda Rhimes attempting to present justice as wish fulfillment?

Why is everyone leaving The Daily Show?
Samantha Bee’s exit is further proof that The Daily Show will look totally different after Jon Stewart leaves.

#TheDress surfaces on Idol
Jackie “Jax” Cole wore the blue and black dress that became a viral sensation on last night’s show.

Joel McHale guest-edits TV Guide Magazine
Check out McHale’s interview with Will Forte and go behind the scenes of the making of The Soup.

Kelly Clarkson admits to briefly dating Idol runner-up Justin Guarini
On last night’s Watch What Happens Live, Clarkson and Andy Cohen reenacted “From Justin to Kelly.”

Oprah wins trademark fight over “Own Your Own Power”
A motivational entrepreneur had sued Oprah Winfrey over the phrase’s use in Oprah’s magazine and on her network.

Veep Season 4: Here’s your 1st look at the trailer
Julia Louis-Dreyfus presents a sneak peek at the Season 4 trailer.

ER alum Parminder Nagra joins ABC’s The Kingmakers
The recent Blacklist star will play an Ivy League professor framed in the murder of a freshman.

Adam Sandler got NBC to give him a fax machine after he was fired from SNL
Sandler demanded a fax machine in exchange for him returning to NBC in the mid-90s for a visit to Conan’s Late Night.

Kim Zociak is filming a 4th season of Don’t Be Tardy
Production has begun on a new season of the Real Housewives of Atlanta spinoff.

Check out Tony Shalhoub on Nurse Jackie
The Monk alum plays a doctor who may be Jackie’s only friend on the final season of the Showtime series.

Elsewhere in the episode, Kevin Jr.’s own surprise (he’s engaged!) has his mother Traci wondering if his girlfriend is pregnant.

Braxton Family Values, Season premiere Thursday, May 21, 9/8c, WE tv