| Mar 17, 2014
| 10:56 AM
And now, New York City.
Measles is spreading in upper Manhattan and the Bronx, according to public health authorities in New York. About 16 cases have turned up, including two that involved contagion in doctors' offices. Outbreaks have also been...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The scramble to succeed late-night host David Letterman has talent handlers and Las Vegas oddsmakers shouting their picks from the sidelines. Politicians are squabbling over whether his replacement should be based in Los Angeles or New York.
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Barbara Walters is known for turning her interviews into sob sessions, but as she exits the business she's known all her life, she's determined not to do that. When the legendary broadcaster retires next month at age 84 from ABC's "The View," following...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
With eight months to go before its launch, Meredith Vieira's eponymous syndicated daytime talkshow has already been sold in over 90% of the country.
Vieira is stepping into a saturated market, which includes her alma mater, "The View," where big stars...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 8:30 PM
In another signal that the "second screen" TV-companion app craze is ebbing, Yahoo said it is phasing out IntoNow, a three-year-old app that automatically recognized what viewers were watching and delivered synchronized content.
Turns out, many people...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
In the latest shuffling of the deck in the TV app space, Viggle said it has acquired Dijit Media, a maker of a TV and movie guide apps for mobile devices.
Terms of the deal are not being disclosed. Viggle, a kind of TV loyalty program that grants users...
| Feb 2, 2014
| 4:32 AM
At Howard Stern's 60th birthday party in New York Friday (Jan. 31), TV personality and journalist Katie Couric revealed to People that she and fiance John Molner are planning a summer wedding....
| Nov 7, 2013
| 9:19 AM
And you thought your morning was rough.
Matt Lauer and Al Roker received prostate exams Thursday on "Today" in an effort to build awareness around prostate cancer.
Lauer's urologist, Dr. David Samadi, oversaw both procedures, which took about 35...
| Jan 5, 2014
When the Crawley clan of "Downton Abbey" returns to American television this weekend, I will take more than a sporting interest in the fate of the newly widowed Lady Mary. As someone who was widowed at a relatively young age myself, my fondest hope is...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 2:13 PM
Seminole County deputies found five guns and more than 100 rounds of ammunition in the home George Zimmerman shared with his girlfriend, where he was arrested last week, accused of domestic violence.
A search warrant made public Tuesday shows that...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Here are a couple of new warps in the ever-expanding universe of media and entertainment: Katie Couric is exiting broadcast television for the chance to do an Internet show for Yahoo, and a giant, animated space kitty made Miley Cyrus the buzz-leader at...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:24 PM
"Doctor Who" marked its 50th anniversary over the weekend by setting a few ratings records.
"Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor" -- the official semicentennial special of the cult British sci-fi series -- rounded up 3.6 million total Whovians on...