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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"...

Nielsen's top programs for Sept. 10-16

Sep. 18, 2018 4:16 PM EDT

Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Sept. 10-16. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Football: N.Y. Giants at Dallas, NBC, 20.66 million. 2. "NFL Pre-Game Show," NBC, 14.22 million. 3. "60 Minutes," CBS, 11.44 million. 4. "Football Night in America," NBC, 10.89 million. 5....

Phoenix, Reilly bond as outlaw kin in 'Sisters Brothers'

Sep. 18, 2018 2:45 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — To play any brother, by blood or not, of John C. Reilly is an intimidating prospect given just how firmly entrenched Will Ferrell is as Reilly's on-screen sibling. "Step Brothers," their 2008 comedy classic that took the adolescent adult to absurdist extremes, looms large. It did even for...

CBS' Julie Chen leaves daytime's 'The Talk' in taped message

Sep. 18, 2018 4:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Chen announced Tuesday that she was leaving the cast of the CBS daytime show "The Talk" a week after her husband, CBS Corp. boss Leslie Moonves, was ousted from the company due to sexual misconduct allegations. Chen hadn't appeared on the show during its season-opening week last week....

Record low viewership for Emmy Awards

Sep. 18, 2018 1:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Television's biggest night wasn't that big. A record-low audience of just under 10.2 million people watched the awards show that kicked off a new television season on Monday night. The Nielsen company says that's down from the virtually identical audiences of 11.4 million from the past two...

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Mother of LeSean McCoy's son alleges he was abusive

Sep. 18, 2018 6:14 PM EDT

The mother of LeSean McCoy's son said in a court filing Tuesday that she agreed to defend the Buffalo Bills running back against an allegation he abused the boy even though she says she knew the accusation was true. In a three-page document filed in Fulton County State Court in Georgia, Stephanie Maisonet says...

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"...

Reality show doc, woman charged with California drug rapes

Sep. 18, 2018 6:00 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California physician who appeared in a reality TV dating show and an alleged female accomplice have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, and authorities said Tuesday there could be many more victims. Orthopedic surgeon Grant W. Robicheaux, 38, of Newport Beach...

Chargers' Liuget sues trainer over 4-game suspension

Sep. 18, 2018 5:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget has sued the trainer who he says is responsible for his four-game suspension for using a performance-enhancing substance. Liuget filed suit against Ian Danney and his Arizona-based business in Los Angeles, asking for a jury trial and no...

'Show must go on:' Stranded in Europe, orchestra improvises

Sep. 18, 2018 4:55 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Symphony Orchestra might want to consider naming its next album "Songs in the Key of A" — as in airport, abandoned and Amsterdam. The renowned orchestra very nearly missed the last stop on its 12-concert, eight-city European tour when it got stuck in Paris en route to the...

2 fired dancers, donor added to ballet lawsuit

Sep. 18, 2018 4:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who sued the New York City Ballet company over the sharing of nude photos and videos is amending her lawsuit to add two fired dancers and a donor as defendants. A lawyer for Alexandra Waterbury said Tuesday that dancers Amar Ramasar and Zachary Catazaro as well as donor Jared...

US poet Danez Smith wins prestigious Forward Prize

Sep. 18, 2018 4:32 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — American performance poet Danez Smith has won the prestigious Forward Prize for the collection "Don't Call Us Dead." At 29, the poet from St. Paul, Minnesota is the youngest-ever winner of the 10,000 pound ($13,000) award, founded in 1992. Smith, who uses the gender-neutral pronoun "they,"...

Man charged in connection with girl's death set for court

Sep. 18, 2018 4:29 PM EDT

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man charged in connection with the disappearance and death of a 10-year-old girl will make his first appearance in U.S. District Court in Anchorage on Tuesday. Peter Wilson, 41, of Kotzebue is charged with making false statements as authorities tried to find Ashley...

CBS' Julie Chen leaves daytime's 'The Talk' in taped message

Sep. 18, 2018 4:27 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Chen announced Tuesday that she was leaving the cast of the CBS daytime show "The Talk" a week after her husband, CBS Corp. boss Leslie Moonves, was ousted from the company due to sexual misconduct allegations. Chen hadn't appeared on the show during its season-opening week last week....

The top 10 books on Apple's iBooks-US

Sep. 18, 2018 4:27 PM EDT

iBook charts for week ending September 16, 2018: (Rank, Book Title by Author Name, ISBN, Publisher : iBooks US Bestseller List - Paid Books 1. Fear by Bob Woodward - 9781501175534 - (Simon & Schuster) 2. Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis - 9781400201662 - (Thomas Nelson) 3. A Simple Favor by Darcey Bell -...