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Watch Ray Rice's Wife Janay Speak Out After He's Reinstated To Play In The NFL

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Janay Rice talks about her husband beating her

After Thanksgiving, a judge ruled that Ray Rice was to be reinstated into the NFL after he was suspended for knocking out his now-wife Janay Rice in an Atlantic City elevator.

And since the legal proceedings are over, Janay gets to tell her side of the story now.

On Monday, she confirmed to Today's Matt Lauer that it was the first time Ray had ever hit her, and that she feels betrayed by the

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​One Direction May NEVER Do The Today Show Again After Matt Lauer's Substance Abuse Question!

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What in the world was he thinking?!

Last week, Matt Lauer insinuated that Zayn Malik wasn't with his One Direction mates on Today because of substance abuse issues.

[ Related: Louis Tomlinson Reveals Exactly Why Zayn Malik Missed One Direction's Appearance On The Today Show! ]

Well, that wasn't true at all and the band is NOT happy!

According to a new report, they may never go on the show again as a result! The source said

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Were Two Today Hosts Fired?! Find Out Who Is Really Taking A Morning Show Walk Of Shame HERE!

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Is the Today show going through more cast changes??

It seems like only yesterday that fan favorite Ann Curry was cut from the morning show, but it looks like things are still a bit shaky under the Peacock's wing.

[ Video: ​Matt Lauer Actually Asked One Direction If Zayn Malik Was Missing During The Today Performance Because Of Drugs! ]

According to an NBC insider, co-hosts Willie Geist and Natalie Morales were just told they were flat-out fired!

Only, they may not be out the door just yet!

From what we hear, the executive behind the decision was

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Zayn Malik SLAMS Matt Lauer For Insinuating He Was Out Sick Because Of Drug Abuse!

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The world was confused when One Direction made an appearance on The Today Show without Zayn Malik on Monday morning.

Concerned Directioners were going crazy on social media, asking where in the world the raven-haired crooner was.

So Matt Lauer thought it would be appropriate to take the questioning one step further, by asking if Zayn's absence was due to drug or substance related abuse — considering it's a topic that's gotten the singer into trouble before!

[ Related: 1D Take The Today Show Stage WITHOUT Zayn Malik! ]

Of course Liam Payne stood up for his fellow mate, but that didn't stop the British singer from defending himself across the pond!

[ Video: Matt Actually Asked If Zayn Was Missing Because Of Drugs! ]

Zayn was pretty upset by the veteran host's questioning, so he decided to set the record straight!

In an interview on Tuesday, the 1D singer cleared the air:

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​Matt Lauer Actually Asked One Direction If Zayn Malik Was Missing During The Today Performance Because Of Drugs!

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What in the world was he thinking?!?

One Direction was on the Today show this morning, but Zayn Malik was notably missing!

The band members cleared up that he has a "tummy bug" but not before Matt Lauer did the unthinkable: he actually asked them if Zayn was missing because of substance abuse rumors!

[ Related: One Direction Drops Their 2nd Single Just DAYS Before They Release Four! ]

What?!

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Kelly Ripa & Michael Strahan Went All Out For Halloween, But Did They Beat All These Other Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up Over The Years?!

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Who doesn't dream of seeing Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan's epic Halloween spectacular every year…

Or Good Morning America's creative costumed spectacle!

Well thank goodness All Hallow's Eve gives our fave TV hosts an excuse to transform — because as an audience, we can't get enough of the classics, ghoulishness, or pop culture references!

Whether ruling the television in the morning, during the day, or late at night, these famous talkers have gotten VERY creative for the holiday.

CLICK HERE to see the gallery, "Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up For Halloween!"

CLICK HERE to see the gallery, "Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up For Halloween!"

CLICK HERE to see the gallery, "Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up For Halloween!"

CLICK HERE to see the gallery, "Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up For Halloween!"

CLICK HERE to see the gallery, "Talk Show Hosts Dressed Up For Halloween!"

[Image via Facebook.]

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The Today Show Crew Recreates Iconic Saturday Night Live Looks For Halloween! See The Pics HERE!

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Lorne Michaels must've woken up one happy man…

Because the entire Today Show family recreated his iconic Saturday Night Live characters for their Halloween episode on Friday — and pulled each look off without a hitch!!

First, we have Savannah Guthrie, Jenna Bush Hager, and Meredith Vieira as "Mom Jeans," followed by Al Roker and Lester Holt channeling the Blues Brothers.

Willie Geist and Tamron Hall are the peppiest Spartan cheerleaders EVER…

[ Photos: Celebs Share Their Halloween Memories! ]

And Natalie Morales shines bright as Mary Katherine Gallagher!

Hoda Kotb and Kathie Lee Gifford are the most flawless schwingtastic Wayne's World duo, and Matt Lauer rounds out the bunch as Pat!

The control room even got in on the costume fun, dressing as Coneheads!

Ch-ch-check out the silly getups in the gallery (above)!

[Image via Today Show/Twitter.]

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