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CBS' 'Murphy Brown' is back, ready to 'make some noise'

Sep. 25, 2018 9:49 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Last season's short-lived "Roseanne" revival blew an air kiss to President Donald Trump in its debut episode before it reverted to finding laughs in family and working-class woes, not politics. Expect "Murphy Brown," another reborn 20th-century sitcom, to be consistently faithful to its...

With newfound aggressiveness, GOP ramps up Kavanaugh fight

Sep. 25, 2018 8:07 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Brett Kavanaugh says he won't let "false accusations drive me out of this process" as he, President Donald Trump and top Republicans mount an aggressive drive to rally the public and GOP senators behind his shaky Supreme Court nomination. Trump and Republican leaders accused Democrats on...

The Latest: Trump says Democrats trying to destroy Kavanaugh

Sep. 24, 2018 10:59 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh (all times local): 11 p.m. President Donald Trump says Democrats are "working hard to destroy" Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Trump says on Twitter that Kavanaugh is "a wonderful man, and a man who has the potential to be one of...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Sep. 22, 2018 4:42 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill.; U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" —Secretary of State Mike Pompeo; Sens. Patty Murray, D-Wash.; David Perdue, R-Ga. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Reps. Trey...

Florence shows how storm coverage is politicized

Sep. 19, 2018 6:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Jr.'s attack tweet this week showing CNN's Anderson Cooper waist-deep in flood waters has driven home the point that politics — not just weather — was an important subtext of the media's coverage of Hurricane Florence. "Stop lying to make @realDonaldTrump look...

Record-low viewership for Emmy Awards

Sep. 18, 2018 6:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. The Emmy Awards drew a record-low audience of just over 10.2 million people, down 11 percent from the past two years. Michael Che and Colin Jost of "Saturday Night Live" hosted the awards show on NBC Monday. Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel"...

Greek conservative opposition boycotts state TV, citing bias

Sep. 18, 2018 12:37 PM EDT

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's main opposition conservative party says it has instructed its lawmakers and senior officials not to appear on state-run TV news programs, accusing the broadcaster of pro-government bias. New Democracy said Tuesday that its decision was indefinite and was made in response to...

Israeli lawmaker to PM: Dismiss US envoy over aide scandal

Sep. 16, 2018 12:12 PM EDT

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli opposition lawmaker on Sunday called on Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to dismiss his ambassador to the United States for failing to report sexual assault allegations against a top Netanyahu aide, ballooning an already embarrassing scandal for the Israeli leader. Karin...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Sep. 15, 2018 7:20 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Adm. Karl Schultz, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard; Michael Sprayberry, director, North Carolina Emergency Management; former Whitewater independent counsel Ken Starr; JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon. ___ NBC's "Meet the...

The Latest: Turkey reinforces security posts in north Syria

Sep. 14, 2018 12:27 PM EDT

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments related to the war in Syria (all times local): 7:30 p.m. A senior official says political advisers of the leaders of Turkey, Russia, France and Germany agree that a solution for the rebel-held Syrian province of Idlib should be a political, rather than military,...