| Mar 11, 2014
| 1:42 PM
The "Trophy Wife"-ABC union hasn't exactly been a match made in ratings heaven, but creators Sarah Haskins and Emily Halpern are hoping they make it past the paper anniversary.
Loosely based on Haskins' real life, the Tuesday comedy centers on a young...
| May 26, 2014
Common Core critics are waging a scorched-earth campaign to discredit the set of uniform national standards meant to buoy American students in turbulent global economic waters.
They sling distortions and downright whoppers at the wall, hoping...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:30 AM
"The Voice" has Josh Kaufman. "American Idol" has Caleb Johnson (and Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson). "America's Got Talent" could have a guy who balances cakes on his arms.
The NBC show, which has become a summer perennial, launches its ninth...
| May 28, 2014
| 8:30 AM
High Noon Entertainment announced Wednesday that it is partnering with Swedish mobile game developer MAG Interactive to adapt its Ruzzle mobile games for U.S. TV.
High Noon plans to develop and expand the series into a format designed for broadcast and...
| May 14, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The most recent season of "American Idol" isn't just a singing competition. It's also a photography contest. Between the deluge of Whitney Houston and Celine Dion ballads, the show has been asking viewers to send in selfies of themselves watching the...
| May 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
21st Century Fox and private equity giant Apollo Global Management have entered into a preliminary agreement to form a joint venture that would bring together some of the biggest production companies in TV, including Fox-owned Shine Group and Apollo-owned...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and private equity giant Apollo Global Management are in preliminary talks to create a global television production house that would manage big hits like "American Idol" and "Deal or No Deal."
The deal would combine...
| May 16, 2014
| 4:27 AM
The final weekend of the 2013-14 TV season brings finales and farewells. A few things to expect:
"The Good Wife" concludes its best season so far with an episode called "A Weird Year" at 9 p.m. Sunday on CBS. Louis Canning (Michael J. Fox) continues...
| May 17, 2014
| 6:35 AM
As the TV season ends, a reality bonanza unfolds. Who will the winners be?
"American Idol" has dominated the conversation for years, but this year CBS will throw "Survivor" at "Idol" on the season’s final night.
"Survivor" delivers a two-hour...
| May 19, 2014
| 5:57 AM
UPDATED: Jennifer Lopez, Lorde and a Michael Jackson hologram helped the Billboard Music Awards score in the ratings Sunday night.
Thanks to the awards, Disney-owned ABC won the night in total viewers and the 18-to-49 age group. The three-hour awards...
| May 22, 2014
| 6:25 AM
Sometimes, a date requires a certain atmosphere if you want to, uh, close the deal. Beach Bar @ Newport Pier is the newest place for dinner or a drink when a classy oceanfront view may be the clincher.
Set for its first weekend of business, Beach Bar is...