| Aug 12, 2013
| 9:40 AM
Damaris Phillips is Food Network's newest star and its newest Southern star and perhaps the star who can help fill the gap left in Paula Deen's wake.
Damaris, a culinary instructor from Louisville, Ky., said Monday morning that winning was overwhelming,...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 5:17 PM
It’s true that a federal judge on Tuesday tossed out the racial discrimination claims against Paula Deen in a lawsuit brought by a former restaurant employee.
Does this mean that Deen has been unfairly maligned as a racist and that she will...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 11:08 AM
John Oliver wrapped up his summer-long stint as temporary host of “The Daily Show” on Thursday night, a three-month period which, contrary to conventional wisdom, has been remarkably busy on the news front.
Oliver made his debut the very day...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 2:05 PM
Paula Deen’s Southern cooking empire may be in serious jeopardy, but her legal woes at least are behind her.
On Monday, U.S. District Judge William T. Moore Jr. approved a deal to dismiss a civil lawsuit filed by former employee Lisa Jackson...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 3:06 PM
Keith Olbermann has been without a regular show for a little over a year and a half, but Monday night, he's back with "Olbermann," set to debut on ESPN2 at 11 p.m. Eastern.
But those political junkies who got hooked on the outspoken broadcaster's...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Fox had no way to get rid of Paula Deen (unlike Food Network), and, like it or not, she'll appear on this week's episode of "MasterChef."
A source close to the show said executives considered a variety of options, including not airing the episode, but...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Paula Deen, the celebrity chef recently at the center of a racially charged scandal that resulted in the loss of her Food Network show, made an appearance Wednesday night on an episode of "MasterChef."
The episode featuring the disgraced star was...
| Aug 29, 2013
| 12:06 PM
June Foray, the woman whose voice can be heard coming from Rocky the Flying Squirrel, Cindy Lou Who and many grannies and witches in countless cartoons over the years will be honored by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences next month with a Governors...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Aaryn Gries, who made racial and anti-gay slurs against fellow houseguests, was evicted from the "Big Brother" house Thursday night and was grilled by host Julie Chen.
According to early numbers from Nielsen, which are likely to change because of NFL...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 7:14 AM
Jon Stewart returned to "The Daily Show" on Tuesday night after a three-month hiatus. And, except for the color on his face acquired under the blazing sun in Jordan, where he directed the film "Rosewater" this summer, it was as if he'd never left at all. ...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 10:19 AM
The semifinal round of "America's Got Talent" was the top show Wednesday night as its ratings increased compared with last week, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
The NBC show drew about 9.89 million viewers, up a fraction of a percentage point...