| Sep 23, 2014
| 11:30 AM
Paula Deen is ready for a comeback, but is the world ready to welcome her?
In the first step of a campaign to return the disgraced former queen of Southern television cooking to the airwaves, Deen and her sons Bobby and Jamie appeared Tuesday morning on...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 2:05 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. Do we have to butter you up for this news? Paula Deen is back, y'all, and she loves her some Charlotte.
More than 2,000 people attended Deen's show at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center on Wednesday night, including one couple who...
| Jul 18, 2014
It wasn't long ago that Joan Rivers' career seemed to be — as she might have put it, ever so delicately — in the toilet. Banned for decades from "The Tonight Show," younger insult comics like Kathy Griffin and Lisa Lampanelli breathing down...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After 11 years living in Los Angeles, Fortune Feimster still hasn't been able to shake her North Carolina accent. That twang, plus a brash, unafraid-to-be-silly attitude that suggests a female Chris Farley, made for some pretty agonizing auditions early...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:02 PM
At Radio City Music Hall on Wednesday night there was a sense of nervous anticipation about Dave Chappelle's return to the stage after nearly a decade in self-imposed exile. “I just hope he finishes the show,” said Jason Santos, 32, from the...
| Jul 27, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Sarah Palin - former governor of Alaska, erstwhile candidate for VP of the U.S. and polarizing public figure - has unveiled a new subscription-based Internet TV network that promises direct access to her and her supporters.
The Sarah Palin Channel, which...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Endemol Beyond USA, the digital division of Endemol North America, named Leslie Morgan as executive director of lifestyle vertical network and programming.
Morgan had been consulting for Endemol Beyond USA to lead digital development efforts on behalf of...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Scripps Networks Interactive said second-quarter net income fell approximately 3.7% as costs associated with programming offset increases in revenue from advertising and distribution at the company's lifestyle cable networks.
The owner of cable...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 6:03 AM
Look for "Duck Dynasty" peanuts and peanut brittle for sale in local stores and online next week from Smithfield Specialty Foods Group.
"We think the two brands together will do extremely well," said Pete Booker, Smithfield Specialty Foods Group vice...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:38 AM
Cable network A&E said on Friday it was bringing back family patriarch Phil Robertson to the hit reality show "Duck Dynasty" after fans protested his suspension over anti-gay remarks and big-name corporate sponsors stuck by the series.
| Jan 7, 2014
| 7:23 PM
For generations, butter got a bad rap.
It was thought to be cloying, fattening, dangerous for your arteries, and it took a creaming from oil-based substitutes like margarine.
Now with the trans fats in those alternatives under fire, everyone from iron...