| Feb 20, 2014
| 9:51 AM
CBS' entertainment chief, Nina Tassler, has earned a bigger title -- chairman of CBS Entertainment -- and a new employment contract that will keep her at the network through 2017.
Tassler will continue to be responsible for all of CBS' entertainment...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 9:30 PM
Ralph Waite, an actor who played the patriarch of a Depression-era Virginia family on the classic television series "The Waltons," has died. He was 85.
Waite, a Palm Desert resident, died Thursday, his manager, Alan Mills, told the Associated Press. The...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Ralph Waite, best known for starring in the CBS series "The Waltons" from 1972 to 1981, died Thursday at his home in Palm Desert, Calif., at the age of 85.
The actor played John Walton Sr., the kind-hearted patriarch of a large, poor family living in...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 2:10 PM
The event: On the London street at Universal City -- between the Strand Hotel, Mulligan’s Tavern and an iconic red phone booth -- servers passed pizza and spring rolls as actors from “Glee,” “Scandal,” “The Fosters&...
| Feb 5, 2014
| 10:13 AM
NBC's weight-loss competition "The Biggest Loser" closed out its 15th season down in the ratings from last year among young adults as it crowned the now 105-pound Rachel Frederickson as its winner on Tuesday. Meanwhile, CBS won the night and Fox's...
| Jan 22, 2014
| 10:10 AM
With nothing but reruns on CBS and no new "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," some TV viewers checked out Fox's comedy lineup Tuesday night.
Leading off prime time, the politically incorrect freshman comedy "Dads" drew an average of 3.8 million...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 7:23 AM
Pam Dawber will make a guest appearance on Robin Williams' CBS comedy "The Crazy Ones." Williams recently said he'd never go back to Mork, but he didn't rule out Mindy.
The 50ish crowd grew up with "Mork & Mindy," which aired from 1978 to '82 and...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 4:15 PM
Mass marriage. Odd musical pairings. Pharrell's hat. The 56th Grammy Awards telecast Sunday left us with many indelible images -- and questions.
Why have rap categories if Macklemore is just going to win them?
Because the arc of justice is long, but...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 5:30 AM
This item has been corrected, as indicated below.
The huge increase in campaign spending in recent years has been good to media outlets, this one included, that run political advertisements. Now, two of those companies -- DirecTV and Dish Network -- are...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 9:53 AM
It looks like NBC is leading the way among young adult viewers with the help of the weight-loss series "The Biggest Loser" on the night that all four major networks carried live coverage of President Obama's State of the Union address.
| Jan 15, 2014
| 9:46 AM
Fox's cop-comedy "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" won two Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night, but it doesn't look as if that has helped much in the ratings yet, according to early numbers from Nielsen.
Tuesday night's episode of "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," which...