| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Virgin Produced, the entertainment production arm of Richard Branson's vast Virgin empire, has landed a distribution deal with ClearVision to offer up programming to the company's broadcast network airing inside airports around the globe.
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Fires may rage and the U.N. roil, but let's scratch one hot-button concern off the national agenda: Al Jazeera America will not be overthrowing the American way of life any time soon.
During its first week on air, even with a news cycle heavy on Syria,...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The next CEO of Microsoft will have one tough question to answer: What is Microsoft these days?
Under Steve Ballmer's leadership over the past 13 years, the company has evolved into a confusing collection of divisions that pump out everything from a...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Labor Day 2013 in the United States is Monday, Sept. 2. Over the weekend leading up to the holiday, and including the day itself, TV networks are once again giving viewers lucky enough to be able to have some time off to relax the opportunity to enjoy...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 10:05 AM
MOSCOW – President Vladimir Putin is attempting to allay fears about Russia’s new anti-gay law, saying there will be no discrimination during the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in the Black Sea resort of Sochi.
“We can be absolutely sure...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Maxim Magazine may be headed to television.
The men's magazine has been sold to a media group led by Calvin Darden, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. The Darden Media Group aims to launch a Maxim-branded TV channel along with an indie...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 9:36 PM
KABUL, Afghanistan -- Militants carried out a brazen attack on the U.S. Consulate in the western Afghan city of Herat early Friday, killing two policemen and injuring dozens of other people, including civilians, according to local officials.
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Burdened by funky glasses, a lack of programming and high prices, 3D television just isn't catching on with consumers.
Now, the buzz is shifting to a video technology known as 4K. It provides a sharper picture by doubling the resolution of traditional...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 5:49 PM
MOSCOW — Boris Berezovsky, 67, an exiled Russian ex-tycoon who played a key role in bringing Vladimir Putin to power, only to have a bitter falling out, has died in Britain, according to his family and Russian news reports.
Berezovsky had claimed...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:50 AM
The MS Pacific, a cruise ship made famous by the popular U.S. 1970s television show "The Love Boat," has sailed its final voyage to a ship-breaking yard on Turkey's Aegean Sea coast, a shipping group said on Wednesday.
Called the Pacific Princess when it...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 10:51 PM
Mitt Romney was never expected to win in Illinois, but supporters who crowded into a third-floor room at the Wit Hotel in downtown Chicago on Tuesday began their evening excited over the Republican presidential candidate's chances nationally.
| Jul 24, 2013
| 12:42 PM
Welcome to Russia, Edward Snowden! Here’s a disturbing Russian novel, just to give you a sense of what you’ve gotten yourself into.
The NSA leaker, stuck in a legal limbo in Moscow's international airport for a month now, was able to meet...