| Jun 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
"Sesame Street" is introducing a new muppet whose parent is in prison in an attempt to reach out to the 1 in 28 children who have a parent behind bars....
| Oct 9, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Forget Wall Street -- the really enemy? Big Bird. And Mitt Romney will take him down. That's the theme of President Obama's latest attack ad against Romney....
| May 22, 2013
| 3:22 PM
"The Miss Neo Pageant"
"It is my privilege to present to you five incredible and talented women onstage," a disembodied voice announces at the show's outset, "all vying to win the respect and acknowledgment that supposedly comes with developing into...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 9:27 AM
Green Bay television station NBC26 made fun of the infamous replacement referees who botched Monday night's football game by using a replacement weather guy on its show.
The substitute weatherman sounded like a "Sesame Street" character and said that...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 5:11 PM
A U.S. district judge on Monday dismissed three sexual-abuse lawsuits against Kevin Clash, the voice of Sesame Street's "Elmo" muppet until the allegations surfaced, saying the plaintiffs waited too long to file the civil cases.
The ruling in the...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 11:55 AM
A federal judge in Manhattan dismissed three sexual abuse lawsuits brought against former Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash on Monday, saying the men had exceeded a six-year statute of limitations in filing their complaints.
Judge John Koeltl threw out the...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Despite years of rumor and speculation, the producers of "Sesame Street" have long said that Bert and Ernie, the Muppet roommates, are not a gay couple. But the New Yorker would beg to differ.
For the cover of the July 8 and 15 double issue, the...
| Jun 23, 2013
| 5:13 PM
James Gandolfini’s remains will likely return to the United States on Monday, and a funeral will be held for the late “Sopranos” star Thursday in New York City, it was announced Sunday.
The Gandolfini family released a statement...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 8:00 AM
There have been a lot of clips from "The Sopranos" posted online the last couple of days. And several from "Get Shorty," "True Romance," "The Mexican" and many other of James Gandolfini's finest roles. But a tribute to the actor, who passed away in Rome...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 10:57 PM
Outstanding drama series
"The Bold and the Beautiful" (CBS)
"One Life to Live" (ABC)
"Days of Our Lives" (NBC) -- WINNER
"General Hospital" (ABC)
"The Young and the Restless" (CBS)
Outstanding children's animated program
"Robot and Monster" (Nickelodeon)...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 6:00 AM
The Writers Guild announced its 101 best-written TV series on Sunday night, and it will surprise exactly no one to learn that David Chase and "The Sopranos" topped the list, followed closely by "Seinfeld" (Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld, creators) at No....