| Aug 29, 2014
Here are the synopses, time slots and premiere dates, where available, for new series and programs from the broadcast networks, cable channels and PBS. Schedules can change. TV critic Hal Boedeker assesses the programs.
SELFIE, 8 p.m. Tuesday:...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Scripps Networks Interactive said second-quarter net income fell approximately 3.7% as costs associated with programming offset increases in revenue from advertising and distribution at the company's lifestyle cable networks.
The owner of cable...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
It's been well over a decade since Anthony Bourdain, former executive chef of Manhattan's Les Halles and author of bestselling memoir "Kitchen Confidential," became a TV star. With his Travel Channel series "No Reservations" and "The Layover," Food...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:26 AM
The New York City delicatessen Katz's has won a legal battle to force a Florida restaurant to change its name, according to court documents made public on Monday.
Katz's Delicatessen, founded in 1888, sued Katz's Deli of Deerfield Beach in June,...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Dish Network is another step closer to launching a cheaper over-the-top TV service, obtaining rights to deliver live and on-demand content from Scripps Networks Interactive's suite of cablers including Food Network, HGTV and DIY Network.
The No. 2...
| Apr 27, 2013
Used to watch that terrific show "Twin Peaks," and I remember the Kyle MacLachlan character saying we should all treat ourselves to a little something — or someone — every day.
In his case, it was a nice piece of pie.
In my case, it's a...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:30 PM
McDonald's has introduced a new durian crunch McFlurry flavor to its dessert kiosk menus in Singapore. But for anyone who's actually smelled the spiky fruit, you may be scratching your head and asking why?
Some people love the stuff. Some people...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:56 PM
Anthony Bourdain, you can pretty much say whatever you like ... or at least you think you can. But when you call a Frito pie a "colostomy pie," then insist you like it, people get a little confused.
The former Food Network, Travel Channel and current...
| Dec 1, 2013
The bearded man quietly navigates the dimly lighted Hinterland restaurant to the corner table where my boyfriend and I sit. It's like the star of "Walker, Texas Ranger" has just appeared in this gastropub. "Does anyone ever ask you if you look like...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 9:15 AM
With almost 10,000 rooms for the taking, finding a hotel in Ocean City is a breeze. So why would Travel Channel's "Hotel Impossible" be filming an episode there this week?
Turns out the Lankford Hotel at 8th Street and the boardwalk is getting a bit...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 5:35 PM
Giovanni Donancricchia was not only a top-notch pizza chef whose food was featured on national and local television shows, he also was a loving Italian immigrant father who worked long hours at his Cicero restaurant to support his wife and three children,...