| May 23, 2012
| 4:38 PM
CNN host Piers Morgan may be under renewed criticism for alleged phone hacking, but at least he hasn't lost his sense of humor. On Wednesday, he cracked wise about his record-low ratings on "Piers Morgan Tonight." Interviewing Conan O'Brien at a cable...
| Apr 19, 2012
Dick Clark, the youthful-looking television personality who literally introduced rock 'n' roll to much of the nation on "American Bandstand" and for four decades was the first and last voice many Americans heard each year with his New Year's Eve...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:37 PM
Broadcast icon Dick Clark, the longtime host of the influential "American Bandstand," has died, publicist Paul Shefrin said. He was 82.
Clark suffered a heart attack while at St. John's Hospital in Santa Monica for an outpatient procedure, his...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Dick Clark didn't invent rock ’n' roll, and often he didn't even like it. But more than any other non-performer, the clean-cut TV host and entrepreneur made this one-time rebel music welcome in America's living rooms via “American Bandstand.&...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 7:14 AM
NEW YORK -- Mike Wallace, who spent four decades as a hard-hitting, provocative news correspondent on "60 Minutes," has died, CBS reported Sunday. He was 93.
Wallace died Saturday night "peacefully surrounded by family members at Waveny Care Center in...
| Apr 9, 2012
As the self-described "black hat" of television's premier newsmagazine "60 Minutes," Mike Wallace crafted a persona of a probing reporter known for his often caustic questioning of sometimes reluctant guests on the program.
Beginning in 1968, as one of...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 9:01 AM
Mike Wallace, who pioneered and then dominated the probing and enduringly popular hallmark TV magazine series "60 Minutes," died Saturday night, CBS announced. He was 93.
Wallace, who had triple heart bypass surgery in early 2008, died in New Haven,...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 1:15 PM
This is an ode to Greg Smith.
A middling executive at Wall Street’s most powerful firm turned the global business press on its ear by leaving Goldman Sachs with a flourish, publishing an op-ed in the New York Times, calling the culture of the...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Box office report. How movie theaters are taking advantage of technology to help their customers. Univision targets big broadcasters....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:56 AM
Republican kingmaker or entertainer? Truth teller or "big fat idiot"? How about "lightning rod"?
Once again, Rush Limbaugh -- the conservative provocateur with the self-described "talent on loan from God" -- is in hot water. Limbaugh, who has been the...
| Mar 5, 2012
Impersonator of George W. Bush
Steve Bridges, 48, a comic actor and impersonator who was best known for his mimicry of President George W. Bush and appeared alongside the chief executive at the 2006 White House Correspondents Assn. dinner,...