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Only 3 returning big network shows see rise in live viewers

Oct. 15, 2019 6:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — ABC's sophomore drama "A Million Little Things," reality show "Shark Tank" and the Fox first-responders drama "9-1-1" have something in common that they can take pride in. Over the first three weeks of the television season, they are the only three of 49 prime-time shows returning to ABC,...

'Chrisley Knows Best' stars sue Georgia tax official

Oct. 15, 2019 2:27 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Reality television personalities Todd and Julie Chrisley on Tuesday accused a Georgia tax official of abusing his office to pursue "bogus tax evasion claims" against them. The "Chrisley Knows Best" stars filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday against Joshua Waites, the director of the Georgia...

Trump calls for Spicer votes on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Oct. 14, 2019 12:01 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to influence votes on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars." Trump on Monday tweeted that viewers should vote for former White House press secretary Sean Spicer. The president called Spicer a "good guy" and wrote "he has always been there for us!" Spicer tweeted...

AP Interview: Pop star close to being Swedish soccer champ

Oct. 11, 2019 6:21 AM EDT

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Winning Sweden's biggest reality talent show has opened up plenty of opportunities in Kevin Walker's burgeoning music career. He has worked with some of the country's top songwriters, written and performed his own singles which have been played millions of times on Spotify, and would be a...

Conde Nast, Cup team Stars+Stripes strike documentary deal

Oct. 8, 2019 5:36 PM EDT

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Conde Nast Entertainment announced a development deal with Stars+Stripes USA on Tuesday for an unscripted show that will follow the coed, all-American sailing team in its America's Cup campaign. The documentary series will explore the boat design and building process, crew...

'Chrisley Knows Best' couple reaches tax deal with Georgia

Oct. 8, 2019 4:56 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Reality television stars Todd and Julie Chrisley have settled allegations that they failed to pay hundreds of thousands of dollars in income taxes to the state of Georgia. A spokesman for the couple, Allan Mayer, announced Tuesday that the couple had reached an agreement with the Georgia...

Atlanta TV star: $750,000 in jewelry stolen from Lamborghini

Oct. 8, 2019 10:14 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The reality television star and wife of rapper T.I. says more than $750,000 in jewelry was stolen from her Lamborghini outside an Atlanta bar. Tameka "Tiny" Harris told Atlanta police she left wedding rings, watches and stud earrings in a blue velour bag on the center console of her 2019...

'The Profit,' NC city settle dispute over giant US flag

Oct. 8, 2019 7:03 AM EDT

STATEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The star of CNBC's "The Profit" has settled a yearlong dispute with a North Carolina city over a huge U.S. flag at the reality TV star's recreational vehicle store. News outlets report Statesville Mayor Costi Kutteh announced the settlement with Marcus Lemonis on Monday, allowing...

Netflix's 'Living Undocumented' probes plight of migrants

Oct. 4, 2019 12:07 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — After two decades in the U.S., Alejandra Juarez thought she had it made. She came to the country illegally after fleeing violence in Mexico but had built a middle-class life in Davenport, Florida, with her husband, Temo, a retired U.S. Marine who voted for Donald Trump. After Trump...

'Dog the Bounty Hunter' star faces his own health problems

Sep. 27, 2019 11:35 PM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Duane Chapman, known to millions as the star of the "Dog the Bounty Hunter" reality TV show, tells People magazine that he is facing his own medical problems after the death of his wife from cancer. Chapman, 66, appeared on Monday's episode of "The Dr. Oz Show" in which he learned that he's...