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  • Exit polls: New Hampshire Democrats trust Sanders

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders won the New Hampshire Democratic primary after convincing voters he is more honest and trustworthy than Hillary Clinton, pointing to a potential liability for the former secretary of…

  • West Coast Swing can get a bad reputation for weather

    PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The first stop on the “California Coastal Swing” featured 40 mph gusts and rain that led to a Monday finish at Torrey Pines with no spectators and hardly any volunteers.…

  • Sports costs at ESPN weigh down Disney’s Force-ful quarter

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — ESPN, the sports network that drives Disney’s profit engine, has hit a soft patch. Subscribers have fallen by about 7.2 million over the last three years, according to Nielsen, and it’s…

  • TV viewers choose Simpson over Madoff in crime stories

    NEW YORK (AP) — In a television competition between notorious criminals, O.J. Simpson topped Bernard Madoff. The first part of FX’s star-studded miniseries on the former football star’s murder case and trial became the most-watched…

  • Nielsen’s top programs for Feb. 1-7

    NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Feb. 1-7. Listings include the week’s ranking and viewership. 1. Super Bowl: Carolina vs. Denver, CBS, 111.86 million. 2. “Super Bowl Post-Game” (Sunday, 10:22…

  • Browns deny lying about Johnny Manziel’s concussion

    CLEVELAND (AP) — The Browns are defending their handling of Johnny Manziel’s late-season concussion. The team issued a statement on Tuesday saying Manziel was diagnosed with a concussion on Dec. 30 by an independent neurologist,…

  • LL Cool J learns family secret in ‘Finding Your Roots’

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — LL Cool J’s childhood was scarred by his parents’ separation and violence, with his maternal grandparents stepping in to give him a loving home and appreciation of music. But the couple…

  • With restraint, YouTube rolls out original programming

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael “Burnie” Burns hears a discrepancy. Before greeting moviegoers at the debut of his film, the writer-actor is eavesdropping on all the big-budget movie trailers playing ahead of his much smaller…

  • Megan Fox is new ‘New Girl’ filling in for Zooey Deschanel

    NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Johnson admits to being worried when he found out his Fox comedy “New Girl” would continue filming episodes while the show’s star, Zooey Deschanel, was on maternity leave. “I thought…

  • The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks-US

    iBook charts for week ending Feb. 7, 2016 (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher ): Top Paid Books 1. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes – 9781101606377 – (Penguin Publishing Group) 2. January…

  • Marv Albert gets contract extension to call NBA on TNT

    NEW YORK (AP) — Veteran announcer Marv Albert has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with TNT to call NBA games. Albert will no longer work the NCAA Tournament under the new deal announced Tuesday.…

  • ‘Survivor’ winner says forgives man convicted in son’s death

    CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — The second-season winner of the reality television show “Survivor” has offered her forgiveness to the man convicted in her son’s death. Multiple media outlets report that Tina Wesson spoke in court…

  • Reality TV star, ex-rapper to coach football in Miami

    MIAMI (AP) — The female star of a reality television show along with a former rapper will be leading the football program at Miami’s Jackson High School. The Miami Herald (http://hrld.us/1PzpThw ) reports Lakatriona Brunson…

  • Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 14-20

    Feb. 14: TV personality Hugh Downs (“20/20″) is 95. Actress Florence Henderson is 82. Country singer Razzy Bailey is 77. Jazz saxophonist Maceo Parker is 73. TV personality Pat O’Brien (“The Insider,” ”Access Hollywood”) is…

  • Reality star named Florida’s 1st female football head coach

    MIAMI (AP) — A reality TV star has been hired as the first female high school football head coach in Florida history. The Miami Herald (http://goo.gl/UBTSKh) reports that Miami Jackson announced Lakatriona Brunson as the…