| Dec 20, 2013
| 9:50 PM
Author and television writer Ned Vizzini, who achieved fame at a young age but also wrote openly about his struggles with depression, took his own life Thursday in Brooklyn, said a spokeswoman for the chief medical examiner of New York. He was 32.
| Dec 27, 2013
| 6:00 AM
As the party that is 2013 draws to a close, we observe that the TV news business has been filled with outstanding coverage of the year's challenging and important stories, including the Syrian civil war, the death of Nelson Mandela, the U.S. government...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 11:00 AM
The raging controversy over comments made by "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson in GQ magazine and A&E's decision to suspend him from the remaining episodes of the upcoming fifth season arrive at the end of a year that has no shortage of culture war dust-...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 10:23 AM
Many of the "Today" show's core anchors were off for the holidays Monday, so NBC called in two veterans to join Matt Lauer on his birthday. Former "Today" anchors Bryant Gumbel and Jane Pauley returned for a one-day-only tour of duty in an effort to...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 11:07 AM
"Good Morning America" anchor Robin Roberts certainly generated a lot of headlines in 2013, most of which had to do with the popular newswoman's health. At the close of the year, Roberts is opening up about her personal life, as she publicly...
| Dec 31, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Lillo Brancato Jr., the actor best known for playing a small-time wannabe hood executed by Tony Soprano on HBO's acclaimed series "The Sopranos," was paroled on Tuesday.
According to the Associated Press, Brancato has been serving a 10-year sentence for...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 11:01 AM
A lot of TV anchors got in the Halloween spirit Thursday, from George Stephanopoulos as an astronaut on "Good Morning America," to Kelly Ripa twerking through the morning as Miley Cyrus. But no one did more to make TV viewers feel awkward than Matt...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Joy Johnson, 86, put faith and family first. But after that? Life was all about running.
The San Jose woman died Monday, one day after she fell and hit her head but still managed to complete the New York City Marathon -- the 25th consecutive time she...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Two convicted murderers who escaped from a Florida prison have given new meaning to the word chutzpah by registering with local officials and having their fingerprints taken after their release using forged documents.
The inmates went back to Orange...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Simon Cowell made a boo-boo.
Cowell's singing contest, "The X Factor," messed up its voting process during Wednesday's show, showing viewers the wrong onscreen phone numbers for dial-in votes.
As a result, the producers of the Fox show are tossing out...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 1:24 PM
Local sister stations KCBS Channel 2 and KCAL Channel 9 announced a major shakeup of their anchor lineups, including a switch between prime time and morning news teams.
Rick Garcia, Sharon Tay and meteorologist Evelyn Taft, who currently helm KCAL's...