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  • Announcer Craig Sager returns from leukemia to NBA sideline

    CHICAGO (AP) — Craig Sager returned to his familiar spot on the NBA sideline Thursday after being treated for leukemia. The sideline reporter worked the Chicago Bulls’ victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder for TNT,…

  • Comedy Central’s Bee moves to TBS

    NEW YORK (AP) — The exodus continues at “The Daily Show,” with TBS announcing Thursday that it is giving longtime correspondent Samantha Bee her own topical comedy show. TBS had only recently announced it was…

  • Miles O’Brien’s life lesson cost his left arm

    NEW YORK (AP) — For television science correspondent Miles O’Brien, seeing on film the aftermath of the fluke injury that resulted in the amputation of his left arm above the elbow proved more difficult than…

  • Jaime Camil shines as telenovela star on ‘Jane the Virgin’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Last pilot season, Jaime Camil had options — two offers for dramas at ABC and Netflix. Then came a script for The CW’s “Jane The Virgin,” airing Mondays at 9 p.m.…

  • Actor known for role as dim-witted boss on ‘Seinfeld’ dies

    CINCINNATI (AP) — Daniel von Bargen, who played George Costanza’s dim-witted boss Mr. Kruger on “Seinfeld,” has died. He was 64. Von Bargen died Sunday in the Cincinnati area, Harry Gilligan, owner of Gilligan Funeral…

  • Comedy Central’s ‘Too Many Stars’ means plenty of laughs

    NEW YORK (AP) — You’re a bit late to bid on the chance to join John Oliver in robbing a wine store. You’re also too late to bid on taking a bow onstage with the…

  • CBS sponsoring Vietnam exhibit at Newseum to honor Bob Simon

    WASHINGTON (AP) — CBS will sponsor an upcoming exhibit about the Vietnam war at the Newseum in Washington to honor “60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon and his five decades of war reporting. “Reporting Vietnam” will…

  • Duchess Kate Middleton to Visit “Downton Abbey”

    (LONDON) — Calling all Lords, Ladies and Countesses — a real-life Duchess will be making a special appearance in the fictional world of Downton Abbey. Duchess Kate will visit the London set of the hit…

  • CBS sponsoring Vietnam exhibit at Newseum to honor Bob Simon

    WASHINGTON (AP) — CBS will sponsor an upcoming exhibit about the Vietnam war at the Newseum in Washington to honor “60 Minutes” correspondent Bob Simon and his five decades of war reporting. “Reporting Vietnam” will…

  • India says it will act against BBC for airing banned film

    NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s home minister said Thursday that the government would act against the British Broadcasting Corporation after it ignored a court order and aired a documentary about a fatal gang rape in…

  • Venezuelan mayor’s arrest casts light on unlikely marriage

    CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — She was raised by a leader of Venezuela’s opposition and made a name for herself on a popular anti-government TV show. He is the tourism minister and one of the socialist…

  • Aretha Franklin welcomes ‘Idol’ to her hometown of Detroit

    DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin not only is the “Queen of Soul.” She’s also the queen of “American Idol.” The music legend welcomed the long-running TV singing competition to her hometown of Detroit Wednesday. The…

  • ESPN returns to NHL after awarded 2016 World Cup TV rights

    Professional pucks will be back on ESPN. The cable TV giant regained a foothold with the NHL on Wednesday when it was awarded the U.S. rights to broadcast the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. The…

  • CBS hires Rick Neuheisel away from Pac-12 Network

    NEW YORK (AP) — CBS has hired former UCLA coach and Pac-12 Network analyst Rick Neuheisel to be a studio analyst on its Saturday college football pregame show. The network announced Tuesday that Neuheisel, who…

  • NBC’s ‘Parks and Recreation’ says farewell

    NEW YORK (AP) — Viewers said farewell to Amy Poehler and the gang of Pawnee, Indiana, bureaucrats on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation,” in a finale that made more of a dent online than on television.…