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BYU wide receiver Neil Pau'u (2) congratulates running back Miles Davis, right, after his fourth quarter touchdown against North Alabama during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, in Provo, Utah. (AP Photo/Jeff Swinger, Pool)

Plan B as in BYU: Cougars face Chanticleers on short notice

Dec. 3, 2020 8:47 PM EST

Word came to Coastal Carolina on Wednesday that the most significant home game in the history of the program was in serious jeopardy. The 14th-ranked Chanticleers were scheduled to face No. 25 Liberty on Saturday in an unexpected Top-25 matchup that persuaded ESPN to send "College GameDay” to Conway, South...

FILE - This September 1988 file photo shows author Alison Lurie in New York. Pulitzer Prize winning novelist Lurie has died at age 94. Her husband, Edward Hower, says the author died Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020, of natural causes. (AP Photo/David Karp, File)

Alison Lurie, prize winning novelist, dead at 94

Dec. 3, 2020 7:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Alison Lurie, the Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist whose satirical and cerebral tales of love and academia included the marital saga “The War Between the Tates” and the comedy of Americans abroad “Foreign Affairs,” died Thursday at age 94. Lurie, a professor...

FILE - In this 2003 file photo, Miami Herald columnist Dan Le Batard poses for a photo in Miami. ESPN's ESPN announced Thursday, Dec. 3, 2020 that Dan Le Batard will be leaving the network next month.
Le Batard hosts a late-morning show on ESPN Radio as well as the “Highly Questionable” afternoon program on ESPN. Le Batard will make his final appearance on both shows on Jan. 4. (Al Diaz/Miami Herald via AP, File)

ESPN says Le Batard leaving radio, TV shows next month

Dec. 3, 2020 7:48 PM EST

ESPN announced Thursday that Dan Le Batard will be leaving the network next month. Le Batard hosts a late-morning show on ESPN Radio as well as the “Highly Questionable” afternoon program on ESPN. Le Batard will make his final appearance on both shows on Jan. 4. Le Batard had a year left on his...

This image released by CBS shows Queen Latifah as Robyn McCall in the pilot episode of the series

New Queen Latifah drama gets post-Super Bowl debut showcase

Dec. 3, 2020 6:40 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen Latifah's upcoming drama series has scored a touchdown. CBS says “The Equalizer” will get the coveted post-Super Bowl slot next February to showcase its debut. “The Equalizer,” a reboot of the 1980s series about a retired intelligence agent turned...

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Holiday movies, music specials arrive to light a bleak year

Dec. 3, 2020 4:30 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bring on the sentimental holiday rom-coms, the chorus of Christmas music specials and the nostalgia of last century’s animated charmers. We’ll take any and all feel-good moments in a year of scarcity. Mariah and Dolly and Charlie Brown are among the comforts TV is offering...

Former secretary of state Hillary Clinton attends the premiere of the Hulu documentary

Hillary, Chelsea Clinton to tell unheralded heroes' stories

Dec. 3, 2020 3:49 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, are forming a film production company that they say will tell the stories of people whose voices are often overlooked. Their first project of their HiddenLight company is to be a documentary series called “Gutsy Women,”...

FILE - Jenna Lyons attends the amfAR Gala New York AIDS research benefit in New York on Feb. 6, 2019. The former J. Crew President and Creative Director has pivoted, and is now building her own brand on reality TV. Her new HBO Max show, “Stylish with Jenna Lyons,” which brings her design acumen to home, fashion and beauty projects, launches this week. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

Jenna Lyons puts ‘real’ back into reality TV

Dec. 3, 2020 2:57 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Former J. Crew President Jenna Lyons knows a thing or two about building a brand, but now she’s ditched corporate life to build her own. Lyons started working as a J. Crew designer right out of school and took the brand from a floundering preppie catalog to a more upscale but...

MTV Entertainment commits $250 million to diversify reality

Dec. 3, 2020 10:39 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — MTV Entertainment Group says it's making a $250 million commitment to spur reality production over the next three years by companies owned and operated by women and people of color. ViacomCBS' MTV Entertainment, which includes MTV and VH1, will provide funding, staff and other support to...

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Who did it? TV viewers intrigued by HBO's 'The Undoing'

Dec. 2, 2020 5:56 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The dramatic conclusion to “The Undoing,” HBO's whodunit starring Hugh Grant and Nicole Kidman, proved how it's still possible to bring people together in today's fragmented television world. Three million people tuned in Sunday to find out who really killed the girlfriend of...

FILE- In this March 10, 2020, file photo, Brooklyn Nets' Kevin Durant watches during the second half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles. Kevin Durant is finally within weeks of suiting up for the Brooklyn Nets. Sidelined last season while recovering from surgery on his Achilles tendon, he begins training camp this week on a team that can contend for the NBA title if he can be as good as he was before his injury. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, file)

Lakers-Clippers, Durant-Warriors set for NBA opening night

Dec. 2, 2020 3:58 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Kevin Durant is scheduled to make his Brooklyn debut against his former Golden State teammates before the Lakers begin their title defense in an all-Los Angeles matchup with the Clippers in the NBA's Dec. 22 opening-night doubleheader. The Lakers will be back in action against the Dallas...