| Mar 10, 2008
The product: Contestants on the current season of NBC's "The Biggest Loser" have been taking a slightly offbeat approach to shedding pounds. In addition to sweating on treadmills and sticking to near-starvation diets, they've been chewing gobs of gum --...
| Nov 30, 2009
Ever since two Ohio bike shop owners named Wright changed the world, tinkerers have been using the bicycle as a launching pad for new ideas. Now, in an effort to get America outdoors and exercising more, modern-day inventors are tapping the unique...
| Jun 1, 2010
Jillian Michaels is used to barking orders and having them followed. But right now, she's being ignored. She's trying everything — even cooing and high-pitched baby talk — to persuade Buzz to stand still for the camera.
But Buzz wants a...
| Jan 4, 2010
The alarm goes off Monday through Friday at 5:20 a.m. Shay Sorrells is out the door of her Newport Beach apartment by 5:40 a.m. -- with a piece of fruit and a handful of almonds to fuel her through an hourlong kettlebell workout followed by an hour on the...
| May 30, 2007
Sure looks as if HBO again will dominate the TV movie categories (it's won 12 times in 15 years), with four strong entries:
"Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee," an adaptation of the bestseller about the defeat of the Sioux after their victory at Custer's...
| Apr 9, 2010
BOISE, Idaho - Over lunch on a recent weekday afternoon, Mandi Kramer nibbled on a veggie-laden salad at Chicago Connection and talked about her ongoing struggle to keep off the weight she lost while on the popular NBC reality TV show.
| Nov 16, 2009
Personal trainer Bob Harper of "The Biggest Loser" has purchased a home in the Hollywood Hills for $2.9 million.
The single-story midcentury-style home has three bedrooms and three bathrooms in about 2,600 square feet and sits on a cul-de-sac. Floor-to-...
| Jan 9, 2008
Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2008
A night full of new programming led NBC to the top of the ratings heap Tuesday.
NBC averaged a 7.6 rating/12 share for the night, beating its closest competition by more than 3 million viewers. CBS, 5.5/9,...
| Jan 16, 2008
Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2008
On the one hand, Tuesday's "American Idol" premiere was off a fair amount from last year's debut. On the other, it still destroyed everything in its path.
Surprising absolutely no one, FOX and "Idol"...
| Jan 23, 2008
Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008
Though it once again didn't the heights it did last year, "American Idol" was still more than strong enough to push FOX to a ratings win Tuesday.
FOX averaged a 12.3 rating/19 share in primetime, doubling...
| Feb 4, 2008
Fast National ratings for Sunday, Feb. 3, 2008
There was an upset on the field in Sunday's Super Bowl, but the TV numbers were far more predictable: Another massive ratings haul for the game, with FOX being this year's beneficiary.
FOX averaged a 36.5...
| Feb 6, 2008
Fast National ratings for Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2008
Collectively, a good number of people watched primary election coverage Tuesday night. Super Tuesday was still no match for FOX in the ratings, however.
FOX averaged a 14.7 rating/22 share for the night,...