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  • Kevin Spacey skips award shows to help aspiring Arab actors

    SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Kevin Spacey skipped the Screen Actors Guild awards, which handed him a win for his wildly popular role on “House of Cards”, to watch 34 young actors from across…

  • Nielsen’s top programs for Jan. 19-25

    Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Jan. 19-25. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “Scorpion,” CBS, 12.08 million. 2. “NCIS,” CBS, 11.98 million. 3. “American Idol” (Wednesday), Fox, 11.76 million. 4. “The…

  • Super Bowl TV Ratings

    Super Bowl television ratings and shares, including network (both NBC and CBS televised the first Super Bowl). The rating represents the percentage of televisions tuned in to a program. The share is the percentage of…

  • Fox’s ‘Empire’ moving up the charts

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fox’s music business soap “Empire” is moving up the charts. The new series logged more than 11 million viewers last week, and has achieved the rare feat of growing its audience…

  • Katie Holmes to guest on ‘Ray Donovan’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Katie Holmes is joining the Showtime drama “Ray Donovan” for its upcoming third season. The former “Dawson’s Creek” star will play businesswoman Paige, a daughter of billionaire producer Andrew Finney,…

  • IOC discusses Olympic TV channel with global sponsors

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — Leaders of the world’s top-tier Olympic sponsors have been briefed on the IOC’s future strategy, including the launch of a digital Olympic television channel. International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach convened…

  • Libyan security official tells TV station that 5 foreigners killed in attack on Tripoli hotel

    TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libyan security official tells TV station that 5 foreigners killed in attack on Tripoli hotel.

  • Reporter’s marriage proposal for Tom Brady tops zany list

    PHOENIX (AP) — Tom Brady already had a child with actress Bridget Moynahan and was dating supermodel Gisele Bundchen when a Mexican television personality created one of the wildest moments in Media Day history here…

  • Frenchwoman freed from Mexico jail sues ex-president, others

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Frenchwoman who became a cause celebre in her country after she was jailed for kidnapping in Mexico is suing a former Mexican president, other ex-officials and a major TV network,…

  • AP Explains: The three-ring circus of Super Bowl Media Day

    PHOENIX (AP) — Media Day at the Super Bowl is unlike any other media day — or any other event, for that matter. Though the primary purpose still is to help journalists do their jobs,…

  • New York police official testifies about bin Laden interview

    NEW YORK (AP) — A top New York Police Department official who once worked as a television news correspondent took the witness stand Monday at the trial of an alleged al-Qaida lieutenant accused of helping…

  • A murder at the edge of the world takes ‘Fortitude’ to crack

    NEW YORK (AP) — A sick child. Buried treasure. A bit of wiggle room in honoring wedding vows. An all-important tourist project suddenly imperiled. Plus polar bears that outnumber humans, which means everyone (kids included)…

  • Review: Good price, limited functions with online Sling TV

    NEW YORK (AP) — Satellite TV provider Dish Network made a splash this month when it unveiled an online alternative with fewer channels and a lower price tag than its regular service. The Sling TV…

  • Celeb birthdays for the week of Feb. 1-7

    Feb. 1: Actor Stuart Whitman is 87. Singer Bob Shane (The Kingston Trio) is 81. Actor-comedian Garrett Morris is 78. Singer Don Everly of The Everly Brothers is 78. Singer Ray Sawyer of Dr. Hook…

  • Russian security forces raid independent Crimean TV station

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russian security forces raided independent Crimean television station ATR on Monday, seizing equipment and telling employees they were looking for archival footage of an anti-Russia protest last year, station officials said. In…