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This Wednesday, April 23, 2014 photo released by CBS shows Lyle Lovett, left, and Craig Ferguson on "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson," on the CBS Television Network. Ferguson says he is stepping down as host of the show this year. CBS said that Ferguson made the announcement to his studio audience Monday, April 28, 2014.  (AP Photo/CBS, Sonja Flemming)

Craig Ferguson announces late-night retirement

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A few weeks after David Letterman announced he’d be retiring from the CBS late-night television lineup, Craig Ferguson did the same. Ferguson, host of “The Late Late Show” since 2005, told […]

04/29/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Analysis of Colbert as Letterman’s replacement

The late-night TV landscape is about to change again. CBS has announced that Stephen Colbert will take over for David Letterman when he retires sometime next year. Phil Hulett and Lisa Osborn discussed this with Dr. […]

04/10/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Late night up in the air as Letterman announces retirement

Another era in late-night TV is coming to an end. David Letterman has announced he will retire from “The Late Show” on CBS next year. Phil and Penny discussed this developing story with Dr. Robert Thompson, […]

04/04/2014

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti

Mayor Garcetti: Let’s bring ‘Late Night’ to Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – Mayor Eric Garcetti reacted to David Letterman’s plans to retire next year by asking CBS to place his successor in Los Angeles. He told CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves in a […]

04/04/2014

Host David Letterman smiles on the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman." (AP Photo/CBS, John Paul Filo)

David Letterman to retire in 2015

NEW YORK (AP) – David Letterman’s departure from the late-night realm won’t just end an unmatched run on television. It also will close the book on an era reaching almost to the birth of TV. […]

04/04/2014

In this Saturday, March 1, 2014 photo, Josh Radnor arrives at the 2014 Film Independent Spirit Awards, in Santa Monica, Calif. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

CBS comedy ‘How I Met Your Mother’ ends

NEW YORK (AP) — In its 208th and final episode on Monday, the CBS comedy “How I Met Your Mother” finally revealed the mystery contained in its title and then ended with a twist designed […]

04/01/2014

Lucille Ball, center, dressed as Santa Claus in a colorized "I Love Lucy Christmas Special." (AP Photo/CBS)

CBS wins weekly ratings crown with ‘I Love Lucy’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Nearly six decades after it first aired, an “I Love Lucy” Christmas special was last week’s most-watched holiday program. There was a gimmick involved: The episode of the 1950s Lucille Ball-Desi […]

12/24/2013

Lucille Ball, center, dressed as Santa Claus in a colorized "I Love Lucy Christmas Special." (AP Photo/CBS)

Lucie Arnaz recalls Christmas with Lucy, Desi

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lucille Ball’s classic antics are colorized in an “I Love Lucy” holiday special airing on CBS. But daughter Lucie Arnaz’s vivid family Christmas memories don’t require any embellishment to shine. Arnaz […]

12/18/2013

From left, Tracy Spiridakos as Charlie Matheson, Billy Burke as Miles Matheson, Daniella Alonso as Nora, and Paras Patel as Albert, in a scene from "Revolution." (AP Photo/NBC, Brownie Harris, File)

Erratic TV violence ratings fail parents

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Violent dramas on the broadcast networks carry milder parental cautions than cable shows like “The Walking Dead” but can equal them in graphic gore, a failure of the TV ratings system, […]

12/09/2013

Brian Williams, anchor of "Nightly News" in New York.  (AP Photo/NBC, Justin Stephens)

Brian Williams is only network anchor in S. Africa

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC’s Brian Williams is anchoring his nightly newscast from South Africa early this week, covering the world’s mourning for Nelson Mandela, but he won’t have some of his usual company. ABC […]

12/09/2013

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