By Ashe Schow | 03/10/14 04:45 PM
I guess I shouldn’t be shocked that people would prefer to listen to a regularly nude celebrity than the man who single-handedly informed the world that the government was spying on them.
03/08/14 02:47 PM
CAIRO (AP) — The signal of a Saudi-based television network was deliberately jammed while airing the show of Egypt's top satirist, the broadcaster's spokesman said Saturday, the latest disruption to hit the popular program. Bassem Youssef, often compared to U.S. comedian Jon Stewart, has...
By Charlie Spiering | 03/05/14 06:05 PM
Comedian Jon Stewart, the host of Comedy Central's "The Daily Show," wants to have Sen. Ted Cruz on his show. Stewart made his remarks during a conversation on Tuesday with former South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint, now the president of the Heritage Foundation. DeMint brought up the Texas...
03/04/14 06:15 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — With a string of recent deals, cable and satellite providers are beginning to acknowledge a brutal truth that companies like Hulu and Netflix have known all along: Many TV viewers, especially young ones, want shows and movies on their own terms — wherever, whenever and on...
By Ryan Nakashima | 03/04/14 08:50 AM
Dish Network and Disney have reached a landmark deal that envisions the day when Dish will offer a Netflix-like TV service to people who'd rather stream TV over the Internet than put a satellite receiver on their roof.
By Fred Campbell | 03/03/14 07:11 AM
The Eshoo bill would eliminate risk for pay-TV providers, but would do nothing to mitigate the potential risk of lost advertising revenue faced by broadcasters.
By Charlie Spiering | 02/28/14 02:12 PM
Everything you need to know about the latest Cronkite Award winner.
02/27/14 08:45 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video streaming company Hulu says it's selling its business in Japan to Nippon TV. A price wasn't disclosed. Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins says that Hulu had grown to a point where it believed the best path forward was to sell its Japan business to a strategic buyer. Nippon...
By Sean Lengell | 02/27/14 04:28 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., is no fan of the new reality show "Friday Night Tykes” and has called on the TV show's network to yank the program from its lineup on the grounds that it's exploitive and "glorifies a culture of violent competitiveness."
02/26/14 08:15 PM
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles County jury has ordered Lisa Kudrow to pay her former manager $1.6 million in residuals from her work on "Friends." The verdict was returned Tuesday in a lawsuit filed by Scott Howard. He claimed he had an oral agreement with the actress and was owed...
By Michelle Malkin | 02/26/14 11:17 AM
Bad boy-turned-bellyacher Alec Baldwin threw a 5,000-word, seven-page pity party for himself in the entertainment media he says he abhors. Hey, what better way for a Hollywood narcissist to protest the attention-starved shallowness of celebrity life than to wallow in it to the bitter end?
By Paul Bedard | 02/25/14 11:00 AM
A huge majority of voters, 71 percent, believe it is not the government’s role to monitor news content and coverage, the latest slam on the Obama administration’s expanding effort to sneak a look at how the nation communicates. Rasmussen Reports revealed Tuesday that 76 percent also fear...
By Michael Liedtke | 02/25/14 09:21 AM
After years of bickering, Netflix and Comcast are working together to provide their subscribers with a more enjoyable experience when they're watching movies and television shows over high-speed Internet connections.
By Paul Bedard | 02/24/14 03:50 PM
This week's Mainstream Media Scream features a new report from the Media Research Center about the revolving door between Team Obama and the news media. The total has now reached 30, with MSNBC's debut of two shows Monday, Ronan Farrow's “Ronan Farrow Daily” and Joy-Ann Reid's “The Reid...
02/21/14 10:01 AM
In Sweden, commentators have fun with Norway's misfortunes. The Dutch can't get enough of their speedskaters. Japan is so crazy about figure skating they show warmups. Canada is hockey crazy, Russia struggles to stay positive even when things look down and the U.S. salutes its stars with the...
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