| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:30 PM
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo says that he is urging CBS president and CEO Leslie Moonves to keep Stephen Colbert's "Late Show" in New York and at the Ed Sullivan Theater.
CBS has not made any decision as to where to locate the show, although the choice...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Craig Ferguson dispenses with the elephant in the room at the start of tonight's edition of "The Late Late Show" by acknowledging Stephen Colbert's new gig as "Late Show" host. He addresses the matter head on at the start of his cold open.
"First of all,...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With Stephen Colbert joining CBS, late-night TV's generational shift is complete — and the real battle for viewers, onscreen and online, can begin.
America's most-watched network announced Thursday that it had picked Colbert, the 49-year-old...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 7:42 PM
There's little doubt that "The Big Ticket" on WFMZ-Channel 69 has become a staple of the high school football scene each fall, with players, coaches and fans alike all making it a fall Friday night habit to check out the highlights and scores of games...
| Mar 23, 2014
Re "Pulling a story out of thin air," Opinion, March 20
Meghan Daum's column on media coverage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 raised one point, and somewhat surprisingly so: At the beginning of her column, she noted Rush Limbaugh's complaint about...
| Apr 1, 2014
| 10:23 AM
GLASTONBURY — The same fevered imagination brought the world a blue gingham inflatable ice-holding tray for outdoor picnics, obnoxious magnetic bumper stickers and an oversized ceramic mug shaped like a toilet.
"Our toilet mug, I think, it defines...
| Apr 3, 2014
| 2:30 AM
Finally, someone has come up with a way to settle the debate over climate change: Put the people on the wrong side of the argument in cages.
A writer for the website Gawker recently penned a self-described "rant" on the pressing need to arrest, charge...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:31 PM
Geoff Edwards, a Los Angeles radio personality and TV game show host who for years flew weekly to Sacramento to emcee the California Lottery's "Big Spin," died Wednesday at St. John's Health Center in Santa Monica.
He was 83.
His death was caused by...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 2:23 PM
The willingness of potential Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley to publicly impugn Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Commissioner Dan Esty's character and integrity, based on unsubstantiated gossip, is deeply offensive.
| Oct 4, 2013
| 3:06 PM
I was happy to discover this week that under the federal Affordable Care Act, I qualify for dependable medical coverage under Medicaid. What I hadn't bargained for when I signed up Tuesday was my becoming the center of a national conservative media...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 11:57 AM
I knew those ships stuck in the Antarctic for weeks would make a good metaphor for something. The real ships have broken free, but the metaphorical ships are still not moving. Maybe the ice jam has been loosened with the Senate’s rule change...