| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Walt Disney Co. has tapped ABC News President Ben Sherwood to succeed Anne Sweeney next year as co-chairman, Disney Media Networks and president of the Disney/ABC Television Group.
In his new role, Sherwood will have oversight over not only the ABC...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:27 AM
In an unusual move, Robin Roberts turns judge Monday on "Dancing With the Stars."
She's not there for her dancing expertise. Her presence is a reminder how important "Dancing" remains to Disney-owned ABC. Roberts' "Good Morning America" gets a ratings...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Joan Rivers returned to "The Tonight Show" Thursday after being banned for nearly three decades.
The 80-year-old comic was welcomed by host Jimmy Fallon for her first sit-down interview in 26 years since a feud with former host Johnny Carson made her...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Fox 5′s "Good Day New York" scored an historic ratings first this month by pulling ahead of both of its primary natonal competitiors -- "Good Morning America" and "Today" -- in key demos for the first time.
Nielsen estimates that during the four-...
| 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...
| 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...
| Mar 6, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Kathie Lee Gifford looked like a deer caught in oncoming headlights when 89-year-old Broadway legend Elaine Stritch casually dropped an F-bomb on the "Today" show a few weeks back. Gifford shouldn't have been surprised.
Stritch, who appeared on 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 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 12, 2014
| 4:05 PM
Despite the grim and often overtly political pre-Games coverage of what became known as Putin's Olympics, the only crises to have occurred in Sochi thus far are Shaun White's failure to medal in the half-pipe and Bob Costas' wicked eye infection.
| Feb 12, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Eye-yi-yi: Viewers may not see much of Bob Costas for a while as the NBC Olympics host continues to battle an eye infection that has temporarily taken him off the air.
"It's a slow process," Mark Lazarus, chairman of NBC Sports Group, said in a...