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Fox's NFL pregame show takes place in broadcast Hall of Fame

Sep. 5, 2019 4:34 AM EDT

From the moment Terry Bradshaw rode his horse through Hollywood and Beverly Hills, everyone knew Fox's NFL Sunday pregame show was going to be different. It can also claim to be something else — a Hall of Fame inductee. The pregame show, which kicks off Fox's 26th season covering the league on Sunday, was...

Leslie Jones exiting 'SNL,' Kate McKinnon back next season

Aug. 27, 2019 6:59 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Saturday Night Live" cast member Leslie Jones is leaving the NBC show after five seasons, while Kate McKinnon is sticking around. Jones' departure was confirmed by a person familiar with the change who spoke Tuesday on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to publicly...

FCC fines networks for wrongly using emergency alert system

Aug. 16, 2019 3:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel has learned an expensive lesson: don't mess with the government's emergency alert system. Kimmel's network, ABC, was one of four media organizations fined by the Federal Communications Commission this week for improper use of the emergency signal that is sent over television,...

Kimmel, 'Apprentice' producer join to make ABC quiz show

Aug. 5, 2019 2:43 PM EDT

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Jimmy Kimmel is among Donald Trump's late-night gadflies, while producer Mark Burnett showcased the future president on "The Apprentice." Yet they are going into business together. Kimmel and Burnett will produce a new ABC game show, "Generation Gap," described by the network...

Chiefs' Pat Mahomes living up to his 'Showtime' nickname

Jul. 29, 2019 6:34 PM EDT

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) — Patrick Mahomes spent this past offseason riding horses through the surf and throwing passes on the beach, swapping jokes with Jimmy Kimmel and hob-knobbing with celebrities on the red carpet. He's the cover boy for this year's Madden video game. The Texas Tech die-hard who followed...

Rams shaking off Super Bowl loss to start new training camp

Jul. 28, 2019 8:04 PM EDT

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Most of the Los Angeles Rams had never been to the Super Bowl before last February, so they relished every day of the experience in Atlanta. And over the ensuing five months, the Rams have experienced another first: Being constantly asked how they managed to lose like that on...