| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Rob Rutherford looked up from his workbench, order receipts and debris from Hive Lighting's products strewn around his laptop.
"The bulbs shipped," he said to business partner Jon Miller. Both grinned.
More bulbs meant more business: new film, TV...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 4:04 PM
Marg Helgenberger is returning to "CSI" next season. For one episode, at least.
One of the original cast members of the long-running CBS procedural, Helgenberger recently announced via Twitter that she was coming back for the show's 300th episode, which...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 11:40 AM
Discovery has announced the development of a new miniseries adaptation of John Jakes' trilogy of "North and South" novels set during run-up to the Civil War.
According to Discovery, the miniseries will tell the tale of two families, the Hazards, from...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The classic manor house murder mystery would seem a no-brainer for reality TV, but somehow we got "Cupcake Wars" before "Whodunnit?" which premieres Sunday on ABC.
And maybe there's a reason. As simple as all those cozy mysteries may seem, the good ones...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 12:38 PM
Forget about staggered schedules or focusing on one thing at a time. Top-rated network CBS is planning to premiere nearly all of its new and returning programming during one week in September.
"Premiere Week" will kick off on Sunday, Sept. 22 with the...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 7:30 AM
For decades, the question from fans and journalists was constant and predictable: Would the heavy metal originators of Black Sabbath ever make another album?
Not that they hadn't tried. In 2001, singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi, bassist Geezer...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Think of it as a single scoop of sorbet: Joss Whedon's "Much Ado About Nothing" is both a palate cleanser for the director and a small but savory treat for Shakespeare-starved audiences.
Whedon needed a change of pace for the few weeks between...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:17 AM
Martin Franks, a top media industry lobbyist and key executive at CBS, is retiring this fall.
In a memo to staff, CBS Chief Executive Leslie Moonves said Franks has been the "glue and grease" of the company. Franks will exit CBS at the end of September....
| May 15, 2013
| 8:20 AM
NEW YORK -- Wrapping up a season in which it will finish first in both viewers and the crucial adults 18-49 demographic that advertisers favor, CBS unveiled a fall television schedule with four new comedies and two dramas.
For CBS, the win in adults 18-...
| May 15, 2013
| 6:41 AM
NEW YORK -- CBS unveiled its complete fall schedule Wednesday, and the network's prime-time lineup for 2013-14 includes fewer repeats, a trend also seen at Fox and NBC.
Known for its stable of high-performing multi-camera sitcoms, CBS is also slowly...
| May 10, 2013
| 4:47 PM
CBS has canceled two veteran series, "CSI: New York" and "Rules of Engagement," while also axing the freshman series "Vegas" and "Golden Boy."
"CSI: New York," which starred Gary Sinese and Sela Ward, was the sole remaining spinoff of "CSI: Crime...