| Oct 22, 2014
| 3:07 PM
The World Series is off to a slower start in TV ratings compared with last year.
According to Nielsen, Tuesday night's Game 1, in which the San Francisco Giants beat the Kansas City Royals, 7-1, drew an average of 12.2 million viewers, down about 15%...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 6:50 AM
"American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken is back on tour. This time he is trying to win over North Carolina voters with his political chops rather than his voice, and he has less than two weeks left to do it.
Polls and pundits suggest Aiken, a Democrat...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Fox won Wednesday's ratings race with Game 2 of the World Series, a more competitive contest that performed better than Tuesday's opener. There wasn't much movement among the night's entertainment series, with most shows on par with their most recent...
| Oct 25, 2014
"Uh-oh, we're in trouble!" laughs The Singing Chef, as I enter Jojoto in the Short Beach section of Branford. I was counting on him being stuck in the kitchen. I give an old friend a hug, my cover blown before I'm even seated.
Opening late this past...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Ava Gilreath's parents were surprised when their 11-year-old daughter beat out the much older high school kids Oct. 12 to take home first prize in this year's Hear My Voice Teen Idol competition.
Her mom, Staci Gilreath, teared-up when the show's host,...
| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:24 PM
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Jason Vargas pitched effectively into sixth inning and the Kansas City Royals scored two runs in the first inning without getting the ball out of the infield in a 2-1 victory on Wednesday to sweep the Baltimore Orioles in the ALCS....
| Oct 16, 2014
| 4:29 AM
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| Oct 15, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Just in case: Orioles pitcher Chris Tillman takes part in the pregame news conference just in case the series continues Thursday at Kauffman Stadium. It's tough to be too definitive about a game that wasn't certain to take place — and won't —...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
CBS Studios Intl. has set a deal to export "NCIS: New Orleans" and "CSI: Cyber" to the U.K.'s Channel 5, now owed by the Eye's corporate cousin, Viacom.
Deal unveiled Tuesday at the Mipcom international TV sales market in Cannes calls for Channel 5 to...
| Oct 31, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Dan Naturman: One of the "Raging Jews of Comedy," the edgy, up-and-coming comedian features a fast-paced and self-deprecating delivery. Expect innovative and insightful modern stand-up from a generally grouchy guy. 7 p.m., 9:45 p.m. Saturday,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Fox defeated TV competition with its broadcast of Game 6 of the World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the San Francisco Giants -- but the network didn't hit a home run in overall ratings.
The game, which was a blow-out with the Royals...