| Jul 15, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ABC is sticking to a fairly traditional fall rollout, announcing premiere-week returns on Tuesday for top shows like "Modern Family," "Scandal" and "Once Upon a Time" while kicking off "Dancing With the Stars" a bit early and giving new drama "Forever"...
| 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...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:45 PM
May is the busiest month for television, and the action starts early this year. The May sweeps begin Thursday and run through May 21, the official end of the season.
What to expect?
The broadcast networks unveil their fall lineups the week of May 12...
| May 10, 2014
| 9:10 AM
UPDATED: Tom Selleck and "Blue Bloods" closed their season by pulling in the most viewers Friday night.
But ABC's "Shark Tank" was the favorite series of young adults. The two series' performance reflected their networks' pull on Friday: CBS had the...
| May 9, 2014
| 12:04 PM
ABC renewed four reality series Friday, ordering additional seasons of "Dancing With the Stars," "The Bachelor," "America's Funniest Home Videos" and "Shark Tank."
None of the renewals comes as a particular surprise. "Dancing With the Stars" will be...
| May 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
ABC said it would add a new series based on characters from parent company Walt Disney's Marvel comics franchise to its lineup, while moving long running "Grey's Anatomy" to an earlier time slot on Thursday as part of its efforts to gain more traction...
| May 14, 2014
| 6:30 AM
— ABC is turning over its most valuable real estate to its proven hit-maker, Shonda Rhimes.
This fall, three hour-long dramas created by Rhimes will run back-to-back-to-back on Thursday night: "Grey's Anatomy," "Scandal" and her latest creation:...
| May 15, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Lisle resident Wayne Sikorcin hated tying water balloons at family gatherings. "I would tie 15 or so -- it would hurt my fingers -- and they (the kids) would throw and break them all in seconds," he said.
After some perseverance, and failed attempts,...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:30 PM
"The Good Wife," "Breaking Bad," "Game of Thrones" and "True Detective" are among the series landing multiple nominations in this year's Television Critics Assn. Awards derby.
Netflix's "Orange is the New Black" joins that trio in the org's program of...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Craig Snyder isn't really a runner, but as an athlete, he faced one of the worst and most nagging problems of all: plantar fasciitis.
Plantar fasciitis is a painful heel and sole of the foot problem that is caused by straining the ligament that supports...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:45 AM
After three years in which TV movies and miniseries were lumped together in one ungainly category, the television academy believes there's enough programming to again warrant a separation. (The acting awards remain combo affairs, however.) Were they...