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CBS No. 1 for viewers in new TV season’s 2nd week

NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of new CBS shows have fared well in the prime-time TV ranking. One big winner was the sitcom “The Millers.” The Nielsen ratings company says it premiered in 10th […]

10/08/2013

In this Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 photo provided by CBS, actor Robin Williams, left, joins host David Letterman on the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman,” in New York. (AP Photo/John Paul Filo)

Letterman signs for CBS’s ‘Late Show’ into 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman, already the longest-tenured talk show host on late-night television, has agreed to extend his contract with CBS to remain on the “Late Show” into 2015. The deal means Letterman […]

10/04/2013

British entrepreneur Richard Branson at the Virgin Galactic hangar at Mojave Air and Space Port in Mojave, Calif. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)

NBC show will send someone into space

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is planning a competition show with a grand prize that’s out of this world: a ride into space. The network said Thursday it is teaming with Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic […]

10/03/2013

Conrad Murray  (AP Photo)

Michael Jackson’s doctor relieved at verdict

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — The doctor who went to prison for killing Michael Jackson with a drug overdose says he cried when he heard a jury rejected a claim that the promoter of the […]

10/03/2013

The Voice

NBC off to strong start, ‘The Voice’ keeps growing

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC has emerged as the big winner after one week of the new television season, with hopes that it won’t all come crashing down the way it did last year. Each […]

10/01/2013

Miss California Teen USA 2013, Cassidy Wolf, is crowned Miss Teen USA 2013. (AP Photo/Miss Universe L.P., LLLP,)

Arrest in Miss Teen USA extortion attempt

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A 19-year-old man was arrested Thursday in an investigation into the hacking of webcams at the homes of Miss Teen USA Cassidy Wolf and other young women in an attempt […]

09/26/2013

Bryan Cranston, left, and Aaron Paul, winners of the best drama series award for "Breaking Bad" pose backstage at the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards at Nokia Theatre on Sunday Sept. 22, 2013, in Los Angeles.  (Photo by Dan Steinberg/Invision/AP)

Emmy Awards score with viewers, but so do dramas

NEW YORK (AP) — Television viewers tuned in to see TV stars celebrating each other on Sunday but didn’t ignore what else the medium had to offer. The Nielsen ratings company said that on the […]

09/25/2013

President Barack Obama, left, talks with Jay Leno during a commercial break during the taping of his appearance on “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

NBC developing Johnny Carson miniseries

  NEW YORK (AP) — The late Johnny Carson is coming back to NBC. The network said Thursday that it is developing a miniseries based on the life of the talk show host, who ruled […]

09/19/2013

Carson Daly on NBC News' "Today" show. (AP Photo/NBC, Peter Kramer)

Carson Daly to join ‘Today’ in newly created role

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says Carson Daly is joining the on-air team at the “Today” show. Daly will be host of the Orange Room, a digital studio that will be part of the show’s […]

09/12/2013

Ariel Castro looks over at the prosecutors table during court proceedings Friday, July 26, 2013, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

Ohio kidnapper called mother of 1 victim

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Cleveland kidnapper Ariel Castro said he called the mother of one of his captives and told the woman her daughter was alive and had become his wife, according to interrogation videotapes. […]

09/06/2013

Carrie Underwood performing at the 2013 CMA Music Festival in Nashville, Tenn. on June 9, 2013. (Photo by Wade Payne/Invision/AP, File)

Underwood brings new ‘Sunday Night Football’ theme

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Carrie Underwood has taken the handoff from Faith Hill to perform the musical introduction for NBC’s “Sunday Night Football,” but don’t expect the two country superstars to sing it the same […]

09/05/2013

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NBC’s Brian Williams ready to return after surgery

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News anchor Brian Williams is returning from the disabled list. The network said Thursday he’ll be back to work at “Nightly News” next Tuesday, after Labor Day. He’s been out […]

08/29/2013

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