| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:53 AM
Walt Disney Co. has tapped ABC News President Ben Sherwood to succeed Anne Sweeney next year as co-chairman, Disney Media Networks and president of the Disney/ABC Television Group.
In his new role, Sherwood will have oversight over not only the ABC...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 7:02 AM
After the coffee. Before figuring out how to use my iPhone.
The Skinny: I finally broke down and got an iPhone. I am a dinosaur no more. Now I just have to master the touch screen, which I hate. It was a touching episode of "The Good Wife" as...
| Mar 28, 2014
| 11:12 AM
Joan Rivers returned to "The Tonight Show" Thursday after being banned for nearly three decades.
The 80-year-old comic was welcomed by host Jimmy Fallon for her first sit-down interview in 26 years since a feud with former host Johnny Carson made her...
| Mar 25, 2014
| 1:24 PM
Ben Sherwood has the kind of resume that could make even a high achiever jealous.
A Harvard graduate and a Rhodes scholar, Sherwood has been a reporter, producer, author and executive. On Monday, Sherwood added the title chairman to his curriculum vitae...
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:58 AM
NEW YORK -- It's enough to make Mayor Bill de Blasio wish for more snow.
The mayor appeared to settle a snow spat with NBC meteorologist Al Roker on Monday, which erupted when Roker criticized De Blasio for not closing schools during the most recent...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Besides making average people walking down Hollywood Boulevard look like idiots, Jimmy Kimmel's other favorite target is the news media. And on Thursday night's show, he showed once again how he'd duped news and sports media outlets into running a story...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 11:18 AM
"NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams is covering the Olympics in Sochi, Russia, so he wasn't available to slow jam the news on Jimmy Fallon's third episode of "The Tonight Show," but he was able to do the next best thing. Using snippets from dozens of...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 1:32 PM
Things tend to get pretty loose in the fourth hour of "Today," but even co-hosts Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb were shocked when guest Elaine Stritch dropped an F-bomb on the show Tuesday.
The celebrated 89-year-old actress, known for her work on...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:20 PM
NEW YORK -- Sometimes, Al Roker gets all hot and bothered about the weather.
Thursday, for instance, when New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said that more snow fell in the city than had been predicted, weatherman Roker took to Twitter to contradict the...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
U.S. athletes have earned mixed marks at the Sochi Games; for every triumph in a sport such as slopestyle or luge, there's been a disappointment in skiing or speed skating.
The same might be said of NBC, whose decision to broadcast the most hours ever...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 3:48 PM
A lot of TV talk this weekend will be devoted to the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos, but that doesn't mean the rest of the NFL has been packed up and put into deep freeze until next fall. And nowhere is that more obvious than NBC, which aired the...