TV news

February 17, 2018 - 10:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Rep. Ted Deutch, D-Fla.; former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson; former Gov. Chris Christie, R-N.J. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. James Lankford, R-Okla., and Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. ___ CBS' "Face the...
Read More
Turkish soldiers stand outside the prison complex where Deniz Yucel, a Turkish-German journalist working for German newspaper Die Welt who was detained in Turkey for more than a year, has been released from jail, in Silivri, Turkey Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, German officials and his employer said. A spokesman for Germany's foreign ministry confirmed a report by daily Die Welt that Yucel had been freed.(AP Photo/Emrah Gurel)
February 16, 2018 - 12:08 pm
ISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish court on Friday sentenced six journalists and media employees accused of involvement in Turkey's 2016 failed coup attempt to life in prison without parole, the state-run news agency reported. The Anadolu Agency said the court in Silivri, on the outskirts of Istanbul,...
Read More
February 13, 2018 - 5:28 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 5-11. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony, NBC, 27.84 million, 2. Winter Olympics (Sunday), NBC, 22.68 million. 3. Winter Olympics (Saturday), NBC, 21.4 million. 4...
Read More
Fireworks detonate after the Olympic flame was lit during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. (Sean Haffey/Pool Photo via AP)
February 13, 2018 - 5:18 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Olympic thrills and the aftermath of a patriarch's death on "This Is Us" combined to give NBC a golden ratings victory. NBC's total viewership last week topped that of the other three major broadcasters combined by 27 percent, the biggest network regular-season gap since Nielsen'...
Read More
President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Shane Bouvet, a campaign volunteer, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
February 11, 2018 - 3:24 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reeling from the downfall of a senior aide, the White House was on the defensive Sunday, attempting to soften President Donald Trump's comments about the mistreatment of women while rallying around the embattled chief of staff. Several senior aides fanned out on the morning talk...
Read More
February 09, 2018 - 6:01 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — White House adviser Kellyanne Conway; Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney, D-N.Y. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — White House budget director Mick Mulvaney; Sen. Rand Paul, R-...
Read More
FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, file photo, MSNBC's Rachel Maddow speaks during a Democratic presidential candidate forum at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, S.C. The media’s great divide couldn’t be more clear than with the coverage of a Republican memo casting doubt on special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of President Donald Trump. For Sean Hannity and some colleagues at Fox News Channel, it has been cause to fire Mueller and end the probe. MSNBC’s Maddow laughed and said, “that’s all they got?” (AP Photo/Chuck Burton, File)
February 08, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If Sean Hannity had been working in the 1970s, his Fox News Channel colleague Geraldo Rivera believes that President Richard Nixon would have never needed to resign because of the Watergate scandal. It's not clear whether Rivera thinks that's a good thing; Fox refused to let him...
Read More
FILE - This Nov. 14, 2008 file photo shows the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, at the downtown campus of Arizona State University in Phoenix. Arizona State University's journalism school is getting nearly $2 million in funding to research the future of television news. The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication is the recipient of a $1.9 million grant from the Knight Foundation. The grant announced Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018, will go toward experiments in broadcast and digital storytelling.(AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)
February 08, 2018 - 11:36 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona State University's journalism school on Thursday was awarded nearly $2 million in funding to research the future of television news. The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication received the $1.9 million grant from the Knight Foundation that will provide...
Read More
In this image released by NBC, Milo Ventimiglia appears in a scene from "This Is Us." Super Bowl ratings may have been slightly down for NBC, but the network's entertainment division was buoyed by the showing of "This is Us" after the game. The second-year drama scored just under 27 million people. (Ron Batzdorff/NBC via AP)
February 06, 2018 - 4:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl ratings may have been slightly down for NBC, but the network's entertainment division was buoyed by the showing of "This is Us" after the game. The second-year drama scored with an episode that explains how the character of Jack Pearson, played by Milo Ventimiglia, died...
Read More
FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2017 file photo, co-anchors Hoda Kotb, left, and Savannah Guthrie embrace on the set of the "Today" show in New York after NBC News fired host Matt Lauer for "inappropriate sexual behavior." Kotb believes the program's audience bonded with her and Guthrie over how they dealt with Lauer's firing last November. The NBC morning show weathered the storm better than anyone expected. It slipped past ABC's "Good Morning America" into first place in the ratings for nearly two months, before ABC won the last two weeks. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle, File)
February 06, 2018 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The "Today" show's Hoda Kotb believes the program's audience bonded with her and co-host Savannah Guthrie over how they dealt with Matt Lauer's firing last November on sexual misconduct charges. They didn't pretend there was nothing wrong. "The people who watch us have been watching...
Read More

Pages