| Dec 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
It's still not close to TV Everywhere, but Verizon Communications is expanding live-TV streaming options to let FiOS customers watch CBS and Fox stations in several East Coast markets at home on tablets and smartphones.
The telco also is beefing up out-...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Discovery Communications is mulling a bid for Scripps Networks Interactive, parent company of Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel and other lifestyle-oriented cablers.
A source with knowledge of the situation said the prospect of Discovery making a run at...
| Dec 11, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Shares of Scripps Networks Interactive climbed more than 7% in early trading Wednesday, buoyed by the news that Discovery Communications is considering a bid for the parent company of Food Network, HGTV and other channels.
SNI shares were up more than 7%...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 8:38 AM
Nedal Ahmad has no culinary training. His only restaurant experience prior to opening his own place was a short-lived partnership in a fried fish and chicken store.
But at age 29, Ahmad is gathering accolades for his burgers, fries and hot dogs. His...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Ask locals, and "the keys to the culinary kingdom can be yours." That’s the best strategy for linking cuisine and culture when traveling, TV travel host Adam Richman said at the L.A. Times Travel Show on Sunday.
Richman, host of “Adam...
| Jan 21, 2014
On the Travel Channel's "Dangerous Grounds," adventurer Todd Carmichael scours the world looking for the best coffee beans to supply his high-end clients. His line of work ensures that he visits some beautiful, but also perilous destinations. Fans may...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 10:13 AM
Hampton gets the TV food spotlight on Monday, Nov. 18, when L. D. Amory & Sons seafood packing house and the Conch and Bucket restaurant are featured on Andrew Zimmern’s “Bizarre Foods America.” The show airs at 9 p.m. on The Travel...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 11:27 AM
Here's a sampling of what's on TV during the week of Oct. 28 to Nov. 3.
Monday, Oct. 28
Seduced and Abandoned
8 p.m. Monday, HBO
This documentary takes us behind the scenes as filmmaker James Toback and Alec Baldwin try to get financing for a movie...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
VH1 has announced "The Tanning of America: One Nation Under Hip Hop," a 4-part documentary series that will examine the history of hip hop as a cultural movement.
Project falls under the cable net's Rock Doc franchise, and will debut in February....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:31 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Chicago Bears pull into town a week from Monday, which means a lot of Bears fans will be heading here as well. And because it takes more than three hours to drive here from Chicago (possibly much longer; Interstate Highway 94...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lord knows magazines need to creatively exploit new revenue streams, but why viewers need an Esquire network remains a mystery. Having finally settled on a Comcast channel to displace (Style, we hardly knew ye), the new venture launches Sept. 23, with a...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Cable networks kick off the Fall TV season in early September with a variety of reality series, scripted dramas and comedies. Later in the month, the broadcast networks join the fray with their new and returning series. And if you oly watch TV on your...