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  • China’s leadership fans smoldering antipathy toward Japan

    BEIJING (AP) — By administrative order, dramas about resisting the Japanese wartime enemy will fill Chinese TV channels this week as China celebrates — including with a massive military parade — the victory over Japan…

  • Vin Scully: 2016 will be final season in booth for Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully said Saturday that 2016 will be his last season in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers, which would mark the end of his record 67-year tenure with…

  • Norwegian TV to air fictional series about Russian invasion

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — In a move that has annoyed Russia, a Norwegian television channel says it will air a fictional TV drama depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and…

  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC’s “This Week” — Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders; Republican presidential candidate Bobby Jindal; Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn. ___ NBC’s “Meet the Press” —…

  • Vin Scully to return for record 67th year with Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The voice of summer in Los Angeles plans to return next year. Vin Scully will be back for a record 67th season in the broadcast booth for the Dodgers, who revealed…

  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT

    Calm on Wall Street: A turbulent week ends on a placid note, but has the storm passed? Well, that was exciting. Days after China threw the biggest scare into Wall Street in years, U.S. stocks…

  • IFC puts off comedy due to Virginia shooting similarities

    NEW YORK (AP) — The IFC network has postponed an episode of its new comedy series “Documentary Now!” that was supposed to air this week out of sensitivity to the on-air shootings of two Virginia…

  • TV academy, actors union toast diversity at pre-Emmy party

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With hit shows like “Empire,” ”black-ish” and “How to Get Away With Murder,” diversity is the new normal in TV. That was the message at a pre-Emmy party celebrating the…

  • The Latest on TV shooting: AG joins hundreds for vigil

    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring joined several hundred Roanoke-area residents Thursday night at…

  • Virginia shootings make for tough media decisions

    NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when anyone can go online and find video of extremist beheadings, police shootings and other carnage, major news organizations applied their own standards to coverage of this week’s…

  • Anchor’s shock at live TV slayings shifts to poise, strength

    ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — The wide-eyed, open-mouthed look of shock on the face of WDBJ-TV anchor Kim McBroom was seen worldwide after her two co-workers were fatally shot on live television. But as her grieving…

  • PM Prep-Segue

    SLAIN TV CREW MEMBERS MOURNED MONETA, Va. (AP) — One day after seeing two of their colleagues gunned down on the air, staffers of the WDBJ-TV “Mornin'” show came together to remember — and mourn—…

  • ‘We Are Your Friends’ director schooled by MTV’s ‘Catfish’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of MTV’s “Catfish: The TV Show” may notice something familiar in the new film “We Are Your Friends.” The movie, out Friday, is the feature directorial debut of Max Joseph,…

  • Bush campaign raffling off ticket to Colbert debut

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jeb Bush isn’t just going to be a guest on Stephen Colbert’s late-night debut on CBS. He’s turned it into a fundraising opportunity. Bush has sent a letter to potential supporters,…

  • AP Exclusive: David Letterman struggling with love of racing

    SONOMA, Calif. (AP) — This kind of list makes David Letterman sick to his stomach and question his love of auto racing. The retired late-night comedian and IndyCar team co-owner rattled off a number racing…