| Jul 15, 2013
| 11:28 AM
The sequestered houseguests on CBS' "Big Brother" are totally unaware of the furor over Saturday's acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
But CBS isn't. In an apparent attempt to reassure viewers, the network further...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 5:54 PM
"Big Brother" houseguest Aaryn Gries, who has made derogatory remarks about African American, Asian American and gay members of the house, has no idea that her remarks have sparked a controversy among viewers.
But when she exits the house, she will...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 3:55 PM
Usually the big event during the annual summer run of CBS' "Big Brother" is the final episode when the last remaining houseguest who has not been voted out scores the grand prize of $500,000.
But in this 15th season, the anticipation is building...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 9:45 AM
It's now been about three weeks since any "Big Brother" contestants set off major controversies with racist and homophobic remarks or jokes about child pornography. Nonetheless, the CBS reality series increased its ratings from last week to win Thursday...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Aaryn Gries, who made racial and anti-gay slurs against fellow houseguests, was evicted from the "Big Brother" house Thursday night and was grilled by host Julie Chen.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, which are likely to change because of NFL...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Paula Deen, the celebrity chef recently at the center of a racially charged scandal that resulted in the loss of her Food Network show, made an appearance Wednesday night on an episode of "MasterChef."
The episode featuring the disgraced star was...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 9:33 AM
As the San Francisco 49ers beat the Minnesota Vikings 34-14 Sunday night, the network that telecast the game, NBC, scored a ratings victory among the major networks in the key 18-49 demographic.
NBC generated a demo rating of 1.9, according to early...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Sunday was a thrilling night to watch villains squirm.
Walt White (Bryan Cranston) of AMC's "Breaking Bad" and Amanda of CBS' "Big Brother" were getting theirs for dastardly deeds.
"Mr. White is the devil," Walt's sidekick Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul)...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 5:33 AM
It's a grand week for viewing, with the return of beloved stars and characters. You're also getting event programming on PBS, BBC America and TCM.
Sure to generate nostalgia: The female stars of "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" converge on "Hot in Cleveland"...
| Aug 31, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Television offers many pleasures, high to low brow. The schedule next week includes the premiere of "The Story of Film" on TCM, a terrific "Luther" miniseries on BBC America, a stunning bird documentary ("Earthflight") on PBS and a "Mary Tyler Moore Show"...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 10:30 AM
"Big Brother" was the top program on Thursday as the CBS reality veteran got a boost from the episode that saw the eviction of one of the season's controversial contestants.
Ratings for all programs on Thursday are likely inflated due to preemptions on...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 5:13 AM
Television history, the MDA Telethon and the latest installment of "Breaking Bad" stand out this weekend.
The next "Breaking Bad" arrives at 9 p.m. Sunday on AMC and carries the title "Rabid Dog." The cryptic tease: "An unusual strategy starts to bear...