| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:30 AM
HBO again led the way in nominations for the 66th annual nighttime Emmy Awards, buoyed by the strong showing of new drama "True Detective" and the movie "The Normal Heart," as the voting again tilted heavily toward cable and new players such as Netflix....
| May 7, 2014
| 2:07 PM
For $7.75 billion, NBC has extended its U.S. broadcast rights for the Olympics through 2032 without going through a bidding process.
The new deal, announced Wednesday by NBC and the International Olympic Committee, covers the period 2021-32, including...
| May 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke, who acknowledges being a bit of a taskmaster, is in unfamiliar territory.
He took over the top job at a time when NBC Entertainment was hemorrhaging $600 million a year. Now the network is poised to end the...
| May 21, 2014
| 4:15 PM
USA Luge released its fall roster Monday for the upcoming World Cup season and noticeable by her absence was Kate Hansen.
The 2014 Olympian and La Cañada Flintridge resident has decided to take time off from competitive sliding while she studies at...
| May 26, 2014
| 9:54 AM
For the second time in six months, a major city has pulled out of the running for the 2022 Winter Olympics.
On Monday, officials in Krakow, Poland, published the results of a public referendum that saw 70% of voters say "no" to bidding for the Games....
| May 11, 2014
| 12:30 PM
NBC said it would shift its freshman hit "The Blacklist' from its Monday-night roost to Thursdays as part of its plan for the 2014-15 TV season, a bid to bring new life to an evening the Peacock once dominated but on which it has fallen short in recent...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 12:23 PM
The International Olympic Committee’s latest indulgence to wretched excess ended Sunday with the closing ceremony of the 2014 Paralympics in Sochi, Russia.
The IOC sat idly by while Russia passed anti-gay legislation that mocked the Olympic...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:41 PM
Johnny Weir and husband Victor Voronov are officially back together after dipping their toes in a very ugly divorce pond, the Olympic skater turned TV personality announced Tuesday.
"My husband and I have happily reconciled," Weir tweeted overnight....
| May 8, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Making a bold bet that the Olympics will continue to increase in value, NBCUniversal agreed to pay a record $7.65-billion to stitch up U.S. broadcast rights to the games through 2032.
The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday awarded the contract...
| May 13, 2014
| 8:52 AM
Russian officials have yet to come up with any answers for an increasingly tough question: What to do with the massive sports complex left over from the 2014 Sochi Olympics?
With the situation worsening, the regional government has exempted the sports...
| May 14, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Olympic officials have set aside $300,000 to help Ukrainian athletes continue training and competing amid political upheaval in their country.
Thomas Bach, president of the International Olympic Committee, said the athletes' situation has...