| May 4, 2013
| 7:32 AM
When closing arguments are delivered, high-profile cases become even more like theater. The reviews are in in the 4-month-old Jodi Arias trial.
To use show-biz slang, prosecutor Juan Martinez killed it. That's not to say he won the case. We do have to...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 10:46 AM
It happened with the Casey Anthony trial, and it's happening again with the Jodi Arias trial. HLN is getting a huge ratings lift from a murder trial.
For March, HLN experienced a burst in viewership. From the year before in prime time, HLN was up 48...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 7:14 AM
HLN is posting big ratings with the daytime drama of the Jodi Arias trial. But the cable channel will shift to other drama and present the 40th annual Daytime Emmys on June 16.
The two-hour telecast will run 8 to 10 p.m. ET. Nominations for the prize...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 12:24 PM
Looking at his overall resume, you could say that David Otunga is one of the most successful people among the WWE Superstars. Aside from achieving the near impossible task of cracking the WWE roster, Otunga graduated from Harvard with a law degree. Now,...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 2:42 PM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend, there will be an emphasis on the George Zimmerman trial. Jury selection begins Monday.
Mark O'Mara, Zimmerman's attorney, and Natalie Jackson, an attorney for Trayvon Martin's family, will be guests on...
| May 29, 2013
| 4:35 PM
You know what, maybe there is some justice in this world.
I was angry Monday when I saw David Axelrod, the latest Obama partisan hired by MSNBC, dare to take on Bob Schieffer, of CBS News.
At issue was a statement Schieffer made on his "Face the...
| May 22, 2013
| 5:44 AM
What should a woman possibly facing the death penalty do?
If you're Jodi Arias, you give a round of interviews.
Could it be that she'll talk herself to death? This woman is one difficult client. Jury deliberations on whether she'll get death or life...
| May 22, 2013
| 9:23 AM
After the Jodi Arias trial concludes, HLN has big plans, and George Zimmerman is a major part of them.
HLN on Wednesday announced that it will offer a Zimmerman preview, "Zimmerman Police Tapes," at 6 p.m. Monday (Memorial Day). Zimmerman is charged...
| May 25, 2013
| 5:13 AM
Big programming news at Fox, NBC and HLN. The headlines involve "American Idol," "The Voice" and "The Jodi Arias Show." Late Friday afternoon, Fox announced a huge shift as the holiday weekend began. That approach is a time-honored tradition when a...
| May 17, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Travis Alexander's siblings provided a public service Thursday: They reminded everyone that the Jodi Arias trial is not a TV show.
On HLN, the trial is very much a TV show, with constant interruptions, breathless analysis, glitzy graphics, mood music...
| May 20, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Which TV news anchor is singing the national anthem before Coke 600 in Charlotte this weekend?
That would be HLN anchor Robin Meade.
Meade will be the emcee for a special pre-race salute to 10,000 U.S. troops that will include an appearance by Lt....