| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:36 AM
If there were thoughts that Miss America has had her day, ABC doesn't agree.
This year, the network returns the competition to broadcast television after a three-year run on TLC (which also had a reality series with the given year's contestants...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 12:07 PM
No one likes to be fired ... but tell that to the latest lineup of famous faces awaiting Donald Trump's judgment.
Actors, singers and athletes again vie for the real estate tycoon's (and potential presidential candidate's) approval in a new round of "The...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:46 AM
Let the "Dancing" begin anew.
Following a round that was much-discussed last fall -- thanks to such contestants as Chaz Bono, Ricki Lake, Nancy Grace and the eventual winner, war veteran-turned-actor J.R. Martinez -- "Dancing With the Stars" starts its...
| May 14, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Newsweek, which has recently become a conduit for a series of controversies for its cover art choices, drew more attention with the debut of its latest issue, declaring President Obama to be "The First Gay President."
The cover, featuring Obama...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 8:19 AM
If you’re a great cook and wouldn’t mind getting screamed at by a guy who looks like a Scottish Nick Nolte, the casting directors of Fox’s “MasterChef” want to talk to you.
The Gordon Ramsay-hosted reality show will hold...
| May 30, 2007
NEW YORK — Four days after Rosie O'Donnell abruptly left "The View," program creator Barbara Walters said she was saddened by her departure but vowed that the ABC daytime talk show would continue to thrive.
"It's been quite a week, as all of you...
| Mar 9, 2009
As readers of this section probably already know, Barbara Walters and her cohorts from ABC's "The View" are coming to the Walt Disney lot to do a week's worth of shows starting today. This column spoke with Walters by phone last week and is pleased to...
| Jun 15, 2007
NEW YORK — Rosie O'Donnell may have bolted from "The View" last month, but the controversy about her role on the program has yet to abate.
On the eve of the Daytime Emmys, when the ABC chat fest is up for 10 awards, show creator Barbara Walters...
| Sep 20, 2008
Fox News tough guy Sean Hannity assured us this week he would press Sarah Palin for real answers -- no going easy on the woman who could be the next vice president of the United States.
"No topic," Hannity intoned, "is off limits."
A couple of nights...
| May 25, 2007
| 2:29 PM
NEW YORK — Rosie O'Donnell's turbulent tenure on "The View" officially came to an end Friday as ABC announced that the outspoken comedian had asked to be let out of her contract nearly a month early.
O'Donnell's abrupt exit from the program comes...
| Nov 7, 2007
| 7:01 PM
So there won't be an O'Donnell-Olbermann power hour after all.
Talks between Rosie O'Donnell and MSNBC about giving the outspoken comedian her own prime-time talk show ended this week after news of the negotiations became public.
The main sticking...
| Jan 31, 2010
It's true that no one knew Rosie O'Donnell had split from partner Kelli Carpenter until two years after the couple had already separated, but O'Donnell is doing anything but ducking the media. When she's not hosting her Sirius Satellite Radio show...