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NBC News’ boss faces challenge fixing MSNBC

In this Aug. 2, 2011 file photo, Phil Griffin, left, president of MSNBC, Rachel Maddow, center, host of "The Rachel Maddow Show," and Lawrence O'Donnell, host of "The Last Word," take part in a panel discussion on the show at the NBC Universal summer press tour, in Beverly Hills, Calif. Griffin has run MSNBC since 2006. Normally, executives at networks with his ratings are looking for another job, especially with a new boss coming in. But he and Andy Lack have a long relationship, and Griffin has credited Lack with kick-starting his career by assigning him to supervise NBC News coverage of the O.J. Simpson case.  (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — As he returns to run the NBC News Group, Andy Lack faces one of the same puzzles he tried to solve a decade and a half ago: how to make MSNBC work.

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Carlile’s music captures her life changes

In this March 12, 2015 photo, singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile poses for a portrait to promote her album "The Firewatcher's Daughter" in New York. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — She still has friends who work at Columbia, so singer Brandi Carlile isn’t gloating about her first disc after being dumped by the label becoming her fastest-seller.

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