| Nov 14, 2011
| 3:12 PM
NBC released its midseason schedule for 2012, and missing from it are "Community" and "Prime Suspect."
Both ratings-starved but critically praised series have been pulled from the schedule. A spokesman from NBC has told me that "Prime Suspect" "is still...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 2:53 PM
Bob Harper, best known as the gregarious, never-give-up fitness trainer co-host of the television show "The Biggest Loser," gets a little crabby when he can't work out. He thinks people, in general, are lazy. And he misses his longtime former co-host,...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 8:36 PM
What does Anna Kournikova know about losing weight?
Some saw her as a curious choice to help replace outgoing trainer Jillian Michaels when Season 12 of "The Biggest Loser" returned to Tuesdays on NBC. But the 30-year-old says she has plenty in common...
| Oct 1, 2011
With the redesigned 2012 Mazda5 minivan, the company answered a question I wasn't aware anyone was asking: "Why can't I get a minivan with a manual transmission?"
Well, now you can, but I'm still not sure why you'd want one, unless you are one of those...
| Oct 15, 2011
South Florida's Anna Kournikova reached No. 8 as a women's tennis player and now is a coach on NBC's "The Biggest Loser." She also has been called one of the world's sexiest athletes.
Injuries cut short her professional tennis career in 2003 but she...
| May 15, 2011
| 11:18 AM
NBC officially announced its 2011-12 primetime schedule Sunday, confirming that "Chuck" will return for its fifth--and final--season of 13 episodes. The spy comedy moves to 7 p.m. Fridays.
NBC appears to be giving the ratings-starved "Chuck" and its...
| May 26, 2011
| 1:44 PM
In the competitive reality show "The Biggest Loser," which airs on NBC, contestants are sequestered on a ranch in Southern California, where they struggle with diet and exercise to shed pounds, always hoping they've lost enough to escape elimination at...
| May 28, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Thousands of people lined Meridian and Pennsylvania Streets for the excitement of The 500 Festival Parade.
Country music singer Kellie Pickler peformed the parade's opening act.
CNN anchor Anderson Cooper served as the parade's grand marshal.
| Jun 13, 2011
| 1:37 PM
My name is Marcus Leshock, and I am running the 2011 Bank of America Chicago Marathon.
Let me explain how I came to this decision. My wife told me to do it.
Easy enough, right?
I never considered myself a runner. Throughout my 29 years of life, I had...
| Jun 15, 2011
| 9:39 AM
Subway and "The Biggest Loser" have teamed up to offer a free six-song workout mix. The mix can be downloaded from http://subway.workoutmusic.com/.
Here are the tunes they included:
- Cee Lo's "Forget You"
- Nelly's "Just a Dream"
- Black Eyed Peas'...
| Nov 4, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Poor Tracey. Poor, poor Tracey. Just joking. This week, 'The Biggest Loser' hit the road and ended up in the nation's capital, for a tour de monuments, perhaps the biggest 'Biggest Loser' workout in history, and a traipse through the......
| Dec 8, 2009
| 9:34 PM
Danny Cahill, the former rock 'n' roller who felt like he woke up one day and found himself weighing 430 pounds, won $250,000 and the Season 8 title of "Biggest Loser" after losing 239 pounds -- or 55.58% of his......