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  • Caitlyn Jenner says she decided against ‘K’ for new name

    NEW YORK (AP) — Choosing between a “C” and a “K” for her new name was no small task for Caitlyn Jenner, considering her famous K-heavy family of Kardashians. In new material from Jenner’s Vanity…

  • Tennessee TV station won’t run ad promoting gay marriage

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Chattanooga television station won’t run an advertisement in support of gay marriage. The ad features Jesse Ehrenfeld, a Nashville doctor and Navy reservist who recently returned from Afghanistan. In the…

  • Nielsen’s top programs for May 25-31

    NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 25-31. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. “America’s Got Talent” (Tuesday), NBC, 11.09 million. 2. NBA Playoffs: Houston vs. Golden State…

  • ‘America’s Got Talent’ returns to top of ratings

    NEW YORK (AP) — Memorial Day isn’t the only sign of summer. The return of “America’s Got Talent” to television screens, along with a liberal dose of reality shows and reruns, are just as reliable…

  • Utah defends anti-polygamy law, saying it prevents abuse

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah state attorneys defending the state’s anti-polygamy law argue it should stay on the books because it protects women and children from abuse. The Utah Attorney General is appealing a…

  • Donation little hindrance to Stephanopoulos interviews

    NEW YORK (AP) — Newly declared Republican presidential candidate Lindsey Graham’s interview with George Stephanopoulos on “Good Morning America” Tuesday is the latest sign that the ABC anchor’s donations to the Clinton Foundation seem not…

  • Teacher admits sex with Oklahoma teen; father sues school

    HOLLIS, Okla. (AP) — A former middle school teacher has pleaded guilty to having sex with a student, and the boy’s father says in a lawsuit that school officials covered up the crimes. The Oklahoman…

  • ‘Housewives’ star, Skinny Girl founder Bethenny Frankel visits DC

    “Real Housewives” star and Skinny Girl entrepreneur Bethenny Frankel visited Washington D.C. on Monday, June 1, 2015, to discuss her new book, “I Suck at Relationships So You Don’t Have To.”

  • Use of ‘doggie double’ in talent show causes uproar in UK

    LONDON (AP) — Producers and TV executives have apologized for failing to inform viewers ahead of time that a dog trainer who won the season-ending finale of the highly-rated “Britain’s Got Talent” competition used a…

  • Unhappy with your cable company? You’re not alone

    WASHINGTON — Americans have never had a love affair with their cable providers, and a survey released Tuesday shows consumers are growing increasingly dissatisfied with both cable and Internet service. The American Customer Service Satisfaction…

  • NBC approaching 4 months without Williams decision

    NEW YORK (AP) — As the four-month anniversary of Brian Williams’ suspension for misrepresenting his experiences as a journalist nears, NBC News has remained mum on whether he will return as the network’s top anchor,…

  • ‘Trek’ fans court CBS with Million Muffin Movement

    WASHINGTON – Calling all Trekkies. A grassroots movement with the hashtag #WeWantWorf is urging “Star Trek” fans to send baskets of mini-muffins to CBS executives with the attached note: “We Want Worf.” The so-called “Million Mini-Muffin Movement” hopes…

  • Summertime and TV are heating up with new, returning shows

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Network television, once wedded to a September-to-May schedule, saw the error of its ways as cable and online competitors demonstrated a brazen disregard for tradition. So summer has evolved from a…

  • Charlie Rose to get university’s 2015 Walter Cronkite Award

    PHOENIX (AP) — Charlie Rose, anchor of “CBS This Morning” and host of a weekly interview show on PBS, will receive the 2015 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism from Arizona State University’s Cronkite…

  • Ryan Seacrest startup settles with BlackBerry over keyboard case

    WASHINGTON — The company co-founded by American Idol host Ryan Seacrest has agreed to stop selling iPhone cases that made typing on touch screens similar to using a BlackBerry. In a news release released by…