| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:46 AM
Fox News Channel put up the biggest numbers in cable news for January, but CNN made the greatest strides.
And their broadcast counterparts scored big audiences last week, which brought especially good news to NBC and Brian Williams.
First, the cable...
| Feb 28, 2015
| 5:54 PM
In his long and sometimes stormy career as a journalist and cable-news pundit, Bill O'Reilly has occasionally mentioned his exploits in conflict zones around the world. "I've been there," he once said. "That's really what separates me from most of these...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 4:56 AM
NBC often uses its programs to bolster parent NBCUniversal, and that scenario is playing out as "The Celebrity Apprentice" finishes its season.
Will Geraldo Rivera or Leeza Gibbons win the reality contest? Ultimately, Universal Orlando Resort may be the...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Fox News' Bill O'Reilly said he was in the Falkland Islands "war zone." He wasn't. He said the riot in Buenos Aires was a "war zone." It wasn't ("Bill O'Reilly ratings rise in spite of allegations on his Falklands claims," Feb. 24).
He said he...
| Feb 27, 2015
| 10:40 AM
The new reality show "Sex Box" is pretty much exactly what it sounds like: Each episode features three different couples who have sex in a camera-free, soundproof cube on a stage in front of a live audience. Afterward, they discuss the experience with a...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 5:28 PM
Sen. Ted Cruz is getting close to announcing his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination. The Texan is spending almost as much time in Iowa and New Hampshire as he does on Fox News; he's hired a staff and collected a long list of fiercely...
| Feb 26, 2015
| 8:30 PM
It's a dangerous time to be on television. Big-time TV stars are keeling over, left and right. First, NBC's Brian Williams, caught in a lie. And now Fox News' Bill O'Reilly. With one big difference: Nobody suspected Williams was a liar; everybody knew O'...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 6:01 AM
Comedian Bill Maher bemoans political correctness but sees a bounty of jokes inspired by politicians.
Will Democrat Hillary Clinton run for president?
“I have no doubt — unless she’s been faking it for 67 years,” says Maher,...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 11:58 AM
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder will be a guest on four Sunday morning talk shows, and the topic will be the Paris terrorist attacks. Holder will attend international terror talks, convened by France, on Sunday in Paris.
Holder will talk to CBS' "Face...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 4:14 PM
(UPDATES WITH RESPONSE FROM MOTHER JONES TO O'REILLY COMMENTS.)
Comparing Bill O'Reilly to NBC anchor Brian Williams, who was suspended for lying about his combat coverage, "Mother Jones" today alleged that the popular Fox News host has his own...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 5:47 AM
The “Saturday Night Live” 40th anniversary special violated a central show-business tenet -- always leave them wanting more -- and got away with it.
The three-and-a-half hour telecast tried to do too much, but nostalgia was a powerful...