| May 27, 2014
| 7:06 PM
The news was astonishing: Rapper Tupac Shakur was alive and well in New Zealand. But the 2011 report was a hoax, and on Tuesday, one of the hackers behind it, Hector Xavier Monsegur, appeared in court to be sentenced for cyberattacks that stole credit...
| May 23, 2014
| 12:00 PM
You might think, at this point, that there is simply no way a TV network could possibly put on another singing show.
And yet you would be wrong.
Fox has the once-powerful "American Idol" and NBC the still-formidable "The Voice." But ABC has been...
| May 29, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After weeks of speculation about his future at the network, Kevin Reilly confirmed Thursday that he is stepping down as entertainment chairman next month.
No successor was named, but there's been speculation that Fox Broadcasting COO Joe Earley will...
| May 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
The top entertainment executive at Fox Broadcasting has resigned in the wake of a bruising television season.
The departure of Kevin Reilly as chairman of entertainment for Fox comes less than three weeks after he presented a new fall schedule to...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs has turned to "American Idol" for a little help with her State of the County Address.
Jacobs has invited Emily Piriz, a Top 13 finalist on "Idol" this past season, to sing the national anthem at the event. The State...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The shakeup under way at Fox Broadcasting with Kevin Reilly's departure as programming chief gives Murdoch a chance to set a fresh course for the network. James Murdoch, that is.
Reilly's resignation, confirmed May 29 after weeks of speculation about his...
| May 10, 2014
| 5:30 AM
Network television is attempting to once again defy the laws of gravity.
Next week broadcast networks ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox will test their strength as the industry kicks off its annual springtime ad sales market known as the upfront. The networks...
| May 12, 2014
| 8:14 PM
At Fox's upfront presentation Monday in New York, entertainment chairman Kevin Reilly boasted about the network's breakout freshman drama "Sleepy Hollow" and boasted of its lineup of "youth appeal comedies" like "New Girl," "Mindy Project" and "Brooklyn...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Simon Cowell was sharing the love over the weekend on Twitter, posting pics of Eric, his new son with girlfriend Lauren Silverman.
"I never knew how much love and pride I would feel," read "The X Factor" judge's caption on the photo showcased above,...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 5:22 PM
Simon Cowell raced across the Atlantic Ocean on Friday and it was worth the effort: His son with girlfriend Lauren Silverman was born in New York on Valentine's Day.
Cowell, 54, hopped a jet in London after getting word that Silverman was in labor and...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 5:03 PM
After three seasons on Fox, the American version of "The X Factor" has been canceled, the network announced Friday. And with that cancellation, "X Factor" creator Simon Cowell is headed back to his native England to be a judge on "The X Factor UK."...