| Jan 20, 2015
| 3:12 PM
Whether you're hosting a Super Bowl party or just want to watch the Patriots and Seahawks battle in relative peace, these plays will help keep kids happy — and might just make you MVP.
Animal Planet's Puppy Bowl
Long a crowd favorite for the...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 8:38 AM
There's a new boss in charge at the Discovery Network, and he's anxious to get rid of mega-sharks, mermaids and man-eating snakes.
Rich Ross, a longtime Disney executive who began this week as president of Discovery Communications' flagship channel, said...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 8:38 AM
Q: Years ago, I remember watching you on "Animal Planet" explaining how you'd trained your cat to take a pill. Now my cat needs a pill, and no matter I do, she drops it on the floor, then walks away. Any advice? -- L.G., via cyberspace
A: First, buy an...
| Dec 24, 2014
"Something's eating my eye," the 52-year-old patient said as she walked into the offices of Dr. Barry Schechter of Florida Eye Microsurgical Institute in Boynton Beach.
Dr. Schechter said this was the first time he heard such a complaint.
"Come in and...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 5:00 AM
To the editor: I gave up watching "The Dr. Oz Show" some time ago, as he recommended supplements to his viewers. I take several medications that can be very problematic when taken with supplements. ("Real-world doctors fact-check Dr. Oz, and the results...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:58 AM
So you've adopted a dog from one of the countless rescue groups operating around the United States. Maybe you know a bit about the dog's background, or maybe not. Perhaps you met the dog before adopting, or maybe you just fell in love with a thumbnail...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
TV dog trainer Victoria Stilwell is registering an official complaint: "Dogs aren't allowed to be dogs anymore," she says. "It's great they're living in our homes, but they have less freedom."
Stilwell, best known from the Animal Planet show "It's Me...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Luigi "Shorty" Rossi's memoir is called "Four Feet Tall and Rising" and after spending an afternoon chatting with the reality TV star, it's clear he doesn't put limits on himself or his success. The former star of Animal Planet's "Pit Boss" is still...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Discovery Communications said third-quarter profit rose nearly 10% as the company's international operations buoyed results even as its U.S. cable networks showed evidence of lackluster performance.
The Silver Spring, Maryland, owner of Discovery...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
No other holiday says television like Thanksgiving, which is already three-quarters devoted to sitting on a couch in an insurmountable stupor. Whether it's from the tryptophan, the pie or the beer, from unquestioned custom or, indeed, the psychosomatic...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 5:36 PM
The transformation of Mike Tyson from chump to champ, con to ex-con (to con to ex-con), from drug addict to sober vegan and from boxing to Broadway, takes perhaps its strangest turn Monday with the premiere of "Mike Tyson Mysteries," on Adult Swim.