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Some old favorites - very old - reappear on television

Dec. 11, 2018 3:46 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Some of last week's most popular television programs are much older than most of the people who watched them. ABC's showing of "A Charlie Brown Christmas" was the most-watched of a handful of holiday specials that aired in prime-time last week, reaching 5.3 million viewers, the Nielsen...

Top House Dems raise prospect of impeachment, jail for Trump

Dec. 10, 2018 11:56 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top House Democrats have raised the prospect of impeachment or the real possibility of prison time for President Donald Trump if it's proved that he directed illegal hush money payments to women, adding to the legal pressure on the president over the Russia investigation and other...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Dec. 8, 2018 3:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Chris Murphy, D-Conn. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sens. Rand Paul, R-Ky., and Angus King, I-Maine; Gov.-elect Tony Evers, D-Wis. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Rubio; Sen....

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Dec. 7, 2018 7:33 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow; Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Chris Murphy, D-Conn. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — To be announced. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Rubio; Sen. John Thune, R-S.D.;...

Heather Nauert likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

Dec. 7, 2018 6:05 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's pick to be America's ambassador at the United Nations is likely to face questions about her thin diplomatic resume during an upcoming Senate confirmation hearing that will shine fresh attention on the president's "America first" approach to foreign policy. If...

The Latest: UN ambassador won't be part of Cabinet

Dec. 7, 2018 12:56 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on who could be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (all times local): 12:50 p.m. A White House official says the Trump administration is downgrading the U.S. diplomatic post at the United Nations to a non-Cabinet position. President Donald Trump on Friday announced...

Trump expected to pick State spokeswoman for UN ambassador

Dec. 6, 2018 10:16 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to announce he will nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the next U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, officials familiar with the plans said Thursday. Two administration officials confirmed Trump's plans. A Republican...

Roger Ailes film puts focus on Fox after he left

Dec. 6, 2018 4:14 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — More than two years after a sexual misconduct scandal forced Roger Ailes out at Fox News Channel, and a year after his death, his ghost walks the halls of the network he built and ran for two decades. Friday's theatrical release of the documentary, "Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger...

Foster's ex-girlfriend details abuse allegations on GMA

Dec. 6, 2018 2:27 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reuben Foster's ex-girlfriend tells ABC's "Good Morning America" that he slapped her and pushed her during an incident in Tampa, Florida, that led to his arrest for domestic violence. Elissa Ennis said in the interview televised Thursday that Foster abused her three times, most recently...

Victoria's Secret show tumbles to lowest ratings

Dec. 4, 2018 3:54 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — As a television event, the Victoria's Secret fashion show appears headed for the remainder bin. The show has been buffeted by bad publicity, bad reviews and now bad numbers. Shown Sunday on ABC after several years on CBS, its audience of 3.27 million viewers was the smallest since becoming...