| Mar 6, 2014
| 7:28 AM
After the coffee. Before trying out a new dentist.
The Skinny: Another intense episode of "The Americans" on Wednesday night. It almost made me forget the 20 minutes of "Mixology" I forced myself to endure. Almost. Thursday's roundup includes former...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The next couple of weeks should prove telling in the morning news ratings derby, as NBC's "Today" used its Olympics platform to stay in the race with stronger-than-usual numbers during the first week after the Games. ABC's "Good Morning America" still...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 9:22 AM
How does a long-term space mission affect the human body? Identical twin astronauts Scott and Mark Kelly are about to find out.
The 50-year-old brothers have signed on for a first-ever NASA study in 2015 that places one twin — Scott — aboard...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys, misses family meals and playing with his grandchildren, but has largely stayed upbeat and hopeful in prison, his wife said in a television interview....
| Mar 11, 2014
| 8:34 PM
The most powerful woman at the Walt Disney Co. — and perhaps in all of Hollywood — said that she would leave her job overseeing the company's $10-billion-a-year entertainment TV networks, leaving Disney to search for a successor in an...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Savannah Guthrie is breaking news on and off the "Today" show: The anchor married fiance Mike Feldman over the weekend and also announced that she's having a baby.
Guthrie, 42, wed Feldman, 45, a communications strategist, in Tucson on Saturday, and...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 2:09 PM
"The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon." Patience pays off in the end for Jimmy Fallon who takes over for Jay Leno starting Monday night. Having saved the Emmys after their disastrous "let's get the reality hosts to run the show" decision and emerged...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 8:06 AM
With Bob Costas still recovering from an eye infection, former "Today" cohost Meredith Vieira will anchor NBC's prime-time and late-night coverage Friday of the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
"It's an honor to fill in for him," Vieira said Friday...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A lot of TV talk this weekend will be devoted to the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos, but that doesn't mean the rest of the NFL has been packed up and put into deep freeze until next fall. And nowhere is that more obvious than NBC, which aired the...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:20 PM
NEW YORK -- Sometimes, Al Roker gets all hot and bothered about the weather.
Thursday, for instance, when New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said that more snow fell in the city than had been predicted, weatherman Roker took to Twitter to contradict the...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:30 PM
NBC's ratings strength during the Olympics extends across all dayparts, including morning news, where "Today" scored a rare victory over ABC's "Good Morning America" during the first full week of action.
"GMA" has consistently been the top draw in the...