Matt Lauer Staying With "Today"

Published 04/06 2012 07:44AM

Updated 04/06 2012 08:07AM

Where in the world is Matt Lauer? He'll officially be in Studio 1A for a while longer.

Lauer announced Friday morning on the "Today" show that he has signed a new long-term contract with NBC News.

Matt has co-anchored the show since January 6, 1997. He joined the morning program in January 1994 as the news reader.

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