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    Brian Williams Unlikely to Return as Anchor

    Will they shoot him down? Unconfirmed reports indicate that NBC probably won’t fire the 56-year-old journalist, but it would have a hard time allowing him back into the Nightly News anchor chair after an investigation into tall tales, like his helicopter taking fire in Iraq. Instead, there’s talk of his replacement, Lester Holt, keeping the seat while Williams assumes another role. The suspension ends in August, so the clock is ticking on a decision — one that NBC hopes won’t leave viewers aiming for a rival network.

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