| Oct 31, 2013
| 9:40 AM
The World Series ended Wednesday night with a victory for the Boston Red Sox and what looks to be the most-watched Fall Classic game since 2011.
The Red Sox handily beat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 to win the series, and the match-up drew about...
| May 31, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Talk-show host Ellen DeGeneres and her wife, actress Portia de Rossi, have bought a 13-acre estate in Montecito that had been listed at $26.5 million. The purchase price has not yet appeared in the public record.
The restored Tuscan-style villa and...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"Modern Family" has won the comedy series Emmy for each of its three seasons. Other shows that have gone the three-peat route — "30 Rock," "Taxi," "The Mary Tyler Moore Show," "All in the Family" and "The Dick Van Dyke Show" — were denied a...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 12:46 PM
Emmy nominations arrive next week and, with them, the very real possibility that voters might dodge the same-old same-old and include some of the season's fantastic freshman class. Who might make the cut? And who should? We gathered The Envelope's...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 1:47 PM
ABC has announced the fall premiere dates for its new and returning shows, including the highly anticipated "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." from Joss Whedon.
The new season begins Friday, Sept. 6, with the new season of venerable newsmagazine "20/20."...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:00 PM
ABC announced it's fall 2013 premiere dates, and its most anticipated new series, "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," leads a Tuesday night of all new shows.
The Joss Whedon comic-book series premieres Sept. 24, the same night as comedies "The Goldbergs"...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:40 PM
This year's Emmy nominations reflected a lot of change in TV. Netflix got creative validation; there are more female-led dramas than ever. But one rule has become calcified: No zombies need apply.
Even as hordes of network executives and publicists...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 9:59 AM
Hopefully you've all had or are still having a great holiday break, but after New Year's Day things start getting back to normal, and TV is no exception.
Your regularly scheduled programming is about to return. So if you're wondering when your favorite...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 10:46 AM
"Chasing Shackleton" (PBS, Wednesdays). Complex in ways that were possibly not intended, this engrossing three-part documentary follows British adventurer Tim Jarvis as he seeks to re-create the perilous sea and land journey undertaken in 1916 by polar...
| Jan 9, 2014
| 9:34 AM
NBC's spinoff "Chicago P.D." got a solid sampling by viewers Wednesday night as "The People's Choice Awards" and a returning "Modern Family" drew plenty of eyeballs.
The police-centered "Chicago Fire" offshoot opened at 10 p.m. and drew 8.56 million...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 9:23 AM
With a fresh round of auditions in Detroit, "American Idol" was again the top-rated show on the major networks Wednesday night and gave Fox a comfortable win, though as expected it fell from last week's premiere.
The Motor City visit, kicking off the...