| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:26 PM
Retired NBA star Charles Barkley exposed a hazardous culture clash in the Texas grand jury indictment of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson for child abuse.
If parents are going to be sent to jail for giving their children a "whipping," then...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 5:00 AM
AM radio, the scratchy medium that long ago aired Franklin Delano Roosevelt's fireside chats, soap operas and the day's most popular music, is trying to avoid becoming static.
Across the country, stations are vying to hold on to listeners as AM radio'...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 12:06 PM
Jim Rome, the sharp-tongued sports personality who has hosted a monthly sports series for Showtime since departing his local KLAC-AM Fox Sports radio gig in 2013, is returning to L.A. radio.
Rome, who also has a CBS Sports Radio show, will be one of the...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hopefully you've all had or are still having a great holiday break, but after New Year's Day things start getting back to normal, and TV is no exception.
Your regularly scheduled programming is about to return. So if you're wondering when your favorite...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:44 PM
Commissioner is a title far too limiting for David Stern.
He has been part comedian, part dictator, part visionary, part man on a mission, and there's nothing Ron Artest's fists, Gilbert Arenas' guns or Allen Iverson's wardrobe could possibly do to stop...
| Jan 12, 2014
| 9:54 PM
"Archer," "Sherlock," "Bitten," "Chozen," "Looking," "HitRecord on TV": It's another busy week of TV premieres. Here are top picks for Jan. 13 to Jan. 19.
Monday, Jan. 13
9 p.m. Monday, FX
Sterling Archer and the former ISIS gang must find a...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Jim Rome will return to Showtime in 2014 for more sports gab, as the pay TV net renews "Jim Rome on Showtime" for a third season.
Series features Rome and a panel of guests debating hot button sports topics and controversies. Guests have included Kobe...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
We all have our demons.
Still, chances are ours aren't as warped as Dr. Frankenstein's, Dorian Gray's or the ones inflicting the "Dracula" characters.
Showtime's teaser trailer for John Logan's "Penny Dreadful" about these twisted literary figures hints...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Unlike in the U.S., where it surged to a season finale high on Dec. 15, Showtime's "Homeland" bowed out Sunday on the U.K's Channel 4 with its lowest season climax audience in Blighty.
Playing later primetime between 9 pm and 10.25 pm, the final...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Showtime's "House of Lies" is about fast-talking management consultants who have to be quick on their feet to close deals and gain clients, so it's only fitting that the Don Cheadle comedy would tease its third season with a long-form improv special....
| Sep 10, 2013
| 8:00 PM
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