• Sep 21, 2013

    Kerry Washington Talks 2013 Emmy Nomination

    Emmy-nominated “Scandal” star Kerry Washington explains why the hit show represents the “full spectrum of humanity” and why race is not the only defining aspect of her character. Plus, the style icon gushes on the fun of dress-selecting for the awards show.

  • Supreme Court Jul 17, 2019

    Retired Supreme Court Justice Stevens Dies at 99

    John Paul Stevens who served on the U.S. Supreme Court for more than three decades, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He was 99.

  • China Jun 20, 2017

    ‘Unscientific and Irrational': India's No-Meat, No-Lust Advice for Pregnant Women Ridiculed

    India’s government is advising pregnant women to avoid all meat, eggs and lusty thoughts, but doctors say the advice is preposterous, and even dangerous, considering India’s already-poor record with maternal health. Women are often the last to eat or receive health care in traditionally patriarchal Indian households. Malnutrition and anemia, or iron deficiency, are key factors behind India’s having one...

  • Oct 26, 2017

    FPL Could Increase Charges to Cover Costs of Hurricane Irma

    FPL said it will increase rates to cover expenses incurred due to repairs after Hurricane Irma. NBC 6’s Ari Odzer reports.

  • actor Sep 17, 2019

    Emmy Predictions: Amid Newcomers, Will ‘Thrones' Slay Again?

    Imagine that you’re working on a television series, one of the many actors, writers and others who give daily thanks for the rise of cable and streaming that has led to gazillions — at least — of shows and growing employment opportunities. Then, besides the possibility of at least your mom spotting you in the vast video sea, you learn...

  • NBC Sep 14, 2019

    YouTube Star Lilly Singh Makes Leap to Late-Night TV

    The stubborn curfew barring female hosts from late-night network TV is about to be challenged. Viewer warning: expect more rule-breaking when NBC’s “A Little Late With Lilly Singh” debuts Monday. Singh is attempting the leap from YouTube sensation to broadcast headliner in a single bound, doesn’t plan to dwell on the late-night staple of politics and is only the second...

  • Jan 25, 2016

    ICE Agent Dies From Injuries Sustained in Miami Beach Hit-and-Run

    An ICE agent who was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Miami Beach has died from his injuries.

  • Chicago Aug 14, 2019

    'Empire' Films at Location Where Jussie Smollett Said He Was Attacked

    Crews for “Empire” were seen filming Tuesday at the same intersection where star Jussie Smollett said he was attacked in a hate crime that police have alleged was fabricated.

  • Chicago Aug 7, 2019

    Fox: Jussie Smollet Gone From ‘Empire,' Character Lives on

    photos. Smollett’s Jamal Lyon, who last season married Kai (Toby Onwumere), will be away on his honeymoon when the Fox drama returns Sept. 24 for its sixth and last season, Fox Entertainment CEO Charlie Collier said Wednesday. “You’ll see pictures of him in the background,” Collier said, without elaborating. He promised “surprises at the beginning of the season that you’re...

  • actor Jul 27, 2019

    No Floppy-Haired Leading Man for TV's ‘Four Weddings' Take

    Hulu’s “Four Weddings and a Funeral” pays homage to the 1994 film, but don’t expect a Hugh Grant copycat in the limited series. Creator Mindy Kaling says she deliberately avoided duplicating the movie’s floppy-haired British guy as the romantic lead. That character and look were “iconic” for Grant’s career and for British comedy, Kaling said, but there are other ways...

  • Singer Jul 27, 2019

    Mary J. Blige to Star in First of Several “Power” Spinoffs

    The end of the hit Starz series “Power” is the beginning of several planned spinoffs, the first featuring Mary J. Blige. The Grammy-winning singer and actress said the announcement was probably the most exciting thing that would happen to her this year. Blige’s casting in the new show, titled “Power Book II: Ghost,” was announced Friday at a TV critics’...

  • judge Jul 16, 2019

    ‘Game of Thrones' Earns Record-Breaking 32 Emmy Nods

    HBO’s “Game of Thrones” slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix, the streaming service that bumped it last year from atop the increasingly crowded television heap. The bloodthirsty saga’s total eclipsed the all-time series record of 27 nods earned by “NYPD Blue” in 1994.

  • Los Angeles Jul 7, 2019

    Stevie Wonder Says He's Getting a Kidney Transplant in Fall

    Stevie Wonder surprised concertgoers in London on Saturday night by announcing that he will take a break from performing so that he can receive a kidney transplant this fall. The 69-year-old music legend made the announcement after performing “Superstition” at the end of a packed British Summer Time concert in London’s sprawling Hyde Park. He said he was speaking out...

  • Los Angeles Jul 7, 2019

    Stevie Wonder Says He's Getting a Kidney Transplant in Fall

    Stevie Wonder surprised concertgoers in London on Saturday night by announcing that he will take a break from performing so that he can receive a kidney transplant this fall. The 69-year-old music legend made the announcement after performing “Superstition” at the end of a packed British Summer Time concert in London’s sprawling Hyde Park. He said he was speaking out...

  • judge May 6, 2019

    ‘Jeopardy!' Host Alex Trebek's Emmy Award Comes With Standing Ovation

    Alex Trebek got a standing ovation as he accepted an Emmy Award as host of “Jeopardy!” — and immediately set the audience at ease, even as he alluded to his cancer diagnosis.

  • Dallas Apr 24, 2019

    Ken Kercheval, Beleaguered Cliff on ‘Dallas,' Dies at 83

    Ken Kercheval, who played perennial punching bag Cliff Barnes to Larry Hagman’s scheming oil baron J.R. Ewing on the hit TV series “Dallas,” has died. He was 83. Kercheval died Sunday in the city of Clinton in his native Indiana, said Jeff Fisher, his agent. The cause of death was being kept private by family, Fisher said Wednesday.

  • Netflix Apr 19, 2019

    ‘All in the Family,' ‘Jeffersons' Rebooted for Live Special

    “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons” are coming back to TV, live and for one night only. Woody Harrelson, Marisa Tomei, Jamie Foxx and Wanda Sykes will star in re-creations of episodes from the influential sitcoms born in the 1970s.

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