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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 19, 2018 5:11 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" —Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick; Fred Guttenberg, father of Parkland, Florida, shooting victim; Nicole Hockley, mother of Newtown, Connecticut, shooting victim; White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow. ___ NBC's "Meet the...

Judge rejects lawsuit against Fox by ex-host Andrea Tantaros

May. 18, 2018 9:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A judge threw out a New York lawsuit Friday against Fox News by former host Andrea Tantaros, citing her "vague, speculative and conclusory allegations." The lawsuit U.S. District Judge George Daniels dismissed had alleged Fox tried to torment Tantaros after she complained about sexual...

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

May. 18, 2018 8:53 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — To be announced. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.; Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va. ___ CNN's "State of the Union" — Warner;...

Broadcast networks go for milk-and-cookies comfort this fall

May. 18, 2018 12:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — If provocative, psyche-jangling shows like "The Handmaid's Tale" are your taste, head directly to streaming or cable. But if you're feeling the urge for milk-and-cookies comfort, broadcast television wants to help. The upcoming TV season will bring more sitcom nostalgia in the "Roseanne"...

Mercer sisters liquidate beleaguered Cambridge Analytica

May. 18, 2018 10:34 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jennifer and Rebekah Mercer, daughters of Republican mega-donor Robert Mercer, are liquidating Cambridge Analytica, the troubled data collection agency that worked for President Donald Trump's 2016 election campaign and caused a global Facebook privacy scandal in recent months. The British...

Fox names veteran exec Suzanne Scott as new CEO

May. 17, 2018 5:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News' parent company appointed Suzanne Scott chief executive officer on Thursday, giving the popular news network and its business offshoot its first sole leader since the late Roger Ailes was ousted in 2016 under a cloud of sexual misconduct allegations. Scott, who has been with Fox...

Miss America picks women for leadership spots

May. 17, 2018 4:02 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The Miss America Organization is putting women in its three top leadership positions following an email scandal in which male officials were caught making vulgar and insulting comments about past winners of the beauty pageant. The organization told The Associated Press Thursday...

Trump: If FBI spied on my campaign, 'bigger than Watergate!'

May. 17, 2018 1:58 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lent credence Thursday to reports that FBI informants had infiltrated his presidential campaign, saying that "if so, this is bigger than Watergate!" Trump made the comment on the anniversary of Robert Mueller's appointment as special counsel to head the Justice...

Philadelphia fetes hometown journalist Ed Bradley with mural

May. 16, 2018 6:08 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ed Bradley, the award-winning television journalist who broke racial barriers at CBS News, is being honored in his hometown of Philadelphia with a mural. Mural Arts Philadelphia says it will dedicate the work on Saturday in the west Philadelphia neighborhood where Bradley grew up. It...

With big season endings, 'NCIS' and 'Bang' soar in ratings

May. 15, 2018 3:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS soared in the ratings with major plot moves on the season finales of its two most popular shows. On the comedy "The Big Bang Theory," Sheldon and Amy's characters tied the knot, while Pauley Perrette's character, Abby, signed off from "NCIS" after a decade and a half with the drama....