| Aug 14, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Riots in Ferguson, Mo., draw President Barack Obama into a familiar, although unwritten, part of his job description: a blend of national healer and scold-in-chief.
It's always risky for a president to get involved in local disputes. But everybody looks...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 6:16 AM
UPDATED: CBS had reason to be thrilled that it landed the NFL on Thursday nights. In updated national numbers released Friday after, the combo CBS-NFL Network audience for the Pittsburgh-Baltimore game this week was 20.8 million viewers.
| Feb 21, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Restaurateur Bill Chait and chef-owner Walter Manzke of Republique appeared Thursday on Fox News' "The O'Reilly Factor" to discuss the 3% "Healthy LA" automatic surcharge that it has added to all of its customers' checks.
The surcharge has stirred...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 2:22 AM
After months of running a largely invisible campaign to regain his old job, former Gov. Charlie Crist has suddenly emerged from stealth mode.
• On Monday, his campaign issued a web video meant to counter a video attack from Gov. Rick Scott's...
| Mar 29, 2013
| 4:42 PM
On the heels of complaints about a left-wing "war on Christmas," now there's fuming from the right about a supposed "war on Easter."
Bill O'Reilly of "The O'Reilly Factor" fame recently identified several "anti-Easter municipalities" in various states....
| Jun 14, 2013
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| Aug 8, 2013
| 4:26 PM
Looks like big changes are coming to America's No. 1 cable news network: Megyn Kelly is poised to take over the 9 p.m. slot from Sean Hannity at Fox News Channel.
Kelly -- who took maternity leave in July as the host of "America Live" -- is expected...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 1:43 PM
Al Jazeera America made its debut on Aug. 20, and the first week of ratings are in. And they're pretty darn low.
According to TV Newser, the highest-rated show on the station, which replaced Current TV, was the Thursday airing of "Real Money With Ali...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 12:05 PM
Fox News is shuffling its prime-time lineup to make room for Megyn Kelly, who is moving there from daytime.
Kelly's new show "The Kelly File," is being given the plum 9 p.m. Eastern time slot. The current occupant of that hour, Sean Hannity, will move...
| May 17, 2013
1. "Dead Ever After" by Charlaine Harris (Ace, $27.95). A shocking murder in Bon Temps lands Sookie Stackhouse in jail in the final novel of the series that spawned HBO's "True Blood." Last week: —
2. "12th of Never" by James...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 6:21 PM
Famed Baltimore neurosurgeon Ben Carson said this week he believes he was targeted for an audit by the Internal Revenue Service because of his vocal opposition to the Obama administration.
Carson said he had only his suspicions to go on, but this year...