| May 2, 2014
| 12:50 PM
Jennifer Esposito is engaged to longtime boyfriend Louis Dowler.
The "Blue Bloods" actress, 41, confirmed the news on Thursday's episode of "Katie," when host Katie Couric spilled the beans toward the end of the segment.
"Oh, P.S. Announcement:...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:22 AM
Why is Martin O'Malley running for the democratic presidential nomination when everyone on the planet knows it belongs to Hillary Clinton?
After all, he is not a man known for flights of fantasy. And, according to a Baltimore Sun poll, most...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 4:00 AM
The M Word
At a struggling Los Angeles TV station, a children's show actress leads her female colleagues as new management arrives from New York on a cost-cutting mission. With Tanna Frederick, Michael Imperioli and Gregory Harrison....
| Apr 5, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The scramble to succeed late-night host David Letterman has talent handlers and Las Vegas oddsmakers shouting their picks from the sidelines. Politicians are squabbling over whether his replacement should be based in Los Angeles or New York.
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:30 AM
Jimmy Fallon has clearly come a long way since his bathed-in-sweat premiere hosting "Late Night," which bore a minor resemblance to Albert Brooks in "Broadcast News." Yet watching the boyish-looking comic make his debut on "The Tonight Show" Monday, the...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:18 PM
UPDATE: This post has been updated as explained below.
In yet another sign of the perils and irresponsibility of the anti-vaccination movement, thousands of riders of the Bay Area Rapid Transit system are being warned that they may have been exposed...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 10:14 AM
Another month, another dispute over a misguided media effort to put transgender lives in the spotlight.
This time, it was CNN's Piers Morgan in two separate interviews with well known trans rights activist Janet Mock.
The story begins Tuesday night,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 3:44 PM
“The media’s insatiable appetite for transsexual women’s bodies contributes to the systematic othering of trans women as modern-day freak shows, portrayals that validate and feed society’s dismissal and dehumanization of trans...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 12:30 PM
With eight months to go before its launch, Meredith Vieira's eponymous syndicated daytime talkshow has already been sold in over 90% of the country.
Vieira is stepping into a saturated market, which includes her alma mater, "The View," where big stars...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Accessibility trumps artistry in "Fed Up," a formulaic and functional documentary that nevertheless proves effective at getting the message out about America's addiction to unhealthy food. Focusing specifically on childhood obesity, the insidious...
| May 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Diane Sawyer made ratings history in May when her "World News" became the first evening news program solely hosted by a female to win a sweep month in the industry's most coveted demo.
Even as NBC's "Nightly News" opened up a bigger advantage in total...