| May 16, 2013
| 4:34 AM
In Thursday television, "American Idol" names a winner, "The Office" finishes, and "Scandal" serves a season cliffhanger. But the night's biggest show will be the season finale of "The Big Bang Theory."
And for good reason: It's TV most enjoyable sitcom...
| May 9, 2013
| 9:01 AM
"Scandal": Shonda Rhimes' whacked-out buzzfest of a political drama comes to a much-fanticipated close after its first full season (it debuted as a mid-season replacement.) As super-sleuth and super-stylin' D.C. power-fixer Olivia Pope (Kerry Washington)...
| May 9, 2013
| 5:44 AM
Because next Thursday is the final Thursday of the 2012-13 TV season, some series are calling it quits a week early.
"Person of Interest" wraps up a highly successful season at 9 p.m. on CBS. Reese (Jim Caviezel) and Finch (Michael Emerson) gain news...
| May 10, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Love was the ticket to the top of the local and national ratings for "The Big Bang Theory" Thursday night.
The CBS sitcom attracted 16.3 million viewers with a plot that suggested Sheldon and Amy might be getting closer. Viewers could see for sure...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:50 PM
The May TV schedule is filled with finales, but don't think you won't have anything to watch. The Bluths are back! Yes, on May 26 Netflix with offer up all 15 episodes of the new "Arrested Development" with all the sitcom's original cast intact. Can't...
| May 3, 2013
| 5:33 AM
UPDATED: Bob Newhart brought his deadpan brilliance to "The Big Bang Theory," and wonderful things happened Thursday night.
Newhart as Professor Proton had memorable exchanges with an awestruck Sheldon (Jim Parsons), an oblivious Penny (Kaley Cuoco) and...
| May 5, 2013
| 6:35 AM
Season finales start rolling your way this week. Thursday night offers conclusions for "Two and a Half Men," "Community," "Person of Interest" and "Glee."
"Person of Interest" will leave fans surprised about who's controlling the Machine, executive...
| Apr 17, 2013
| 6:46 AM
Give CBS credit. The network has promoted the latest "Survivor" in a way that should intrigue anyone who has ever followed the show.
You may not have watched this season, but the trailer suggests that this tribal council will be like no other in the...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:36 AM
"Survivor" delivered one of its most memorable tribal councils ever, and the ratings Wednesday were solid for the long-running CBS reality series. CBS had done a mighty effective job of promoting the show.
"American Idol" still was the most-watched show...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Here's a look at Wednesday's ratings, and here's also a preview of Thursday's highlights. Enjoy all the new fare, because the TV season ends May 22.
Some highlights: The television business figures prominently in "The Big Bang Theory" at 8 p.m. Thursday...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 5:49 AM
UPDATED: Sheldon Cooper's anguish over a TV series' cancellation was a big ratings winner Thursday nationally and locally.
"The Big Bang Theory" drew 15.1 million viewers, best showing of the night. The sitcom helped put CBS on top for the night in...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 4:52 PM
"American Idol" offers two former champs in performance Thursday night.
Kelly Clarkson, the highly successful first winner, will deliver "People Like Us." Scotty McCreery, the Season 10 victor, also will sing. Of course, they could remind viewers how...