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MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Has Highest Rated Week Ever

ForbesForbes - Sep 17, 2018
MSNBC's Rachel Maddow got a nice anniversary present from viewers: the highest weekly ratings in her show's history. When The Rachel Maddow Show launched on September 8, 2008, Maddow was a relative unknown, joining a prime time lineup ...  


CNN Polls: Democrats hold the upper hand in Arizona, Tennessee Senate races

CNNCNN - Sep 17, 2018
WASHINGTON (CNN) Democrats hold an advantage in two states that are critical to the party's chances of taking control of the US Senate, according to new CNN polls conducted by SSRS. The surveys show Democratic Rep. Kyrsten Sinema and former Gov.  


'Grand Hotel': Jencarlos Canela Books Recurring Role On ABC Drama

DeadlineDeadline - Sep 14, 2018
Canela is set to recur on the drama series from ABC Studios as El Rey, a popular Miami recording artist who's sexy, charismatic, energetic, and amusingly cocky. He is a major player both in the industry and with the women. He is offered a chance to be ...  

ABC Family

ABC Nabs Working Moms Comedy 'Family Friendly' From Christine Pietrosh, Jessica Goldstein & Jason Winer As Put ...

DeadlineDeadline - Sep 4, 2018
In a competitive situation, ABC has landed Family Friendly, a single-camera comedy from Telenovela creators Christine Pietrosh and Jessica Goldstein, director-producer Jason Winer (Single Parents, Life In Pieces), 20th Century Fox TV and Winer's ...  


Stocks fall after Trump says US-China trade announcement coming after the bell

CNBCCNBC - Sep 17, 2018
The comments come after director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow told CNBC's Becky Quick that Trump has "not been satisfied" with the trade talks with Beijing. "The president has suggested tariffs on a couple $100 billion" in Chinese ...  

Fox News

California professor Christine Ford claims Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her: 'It derailed me'

Fox NewsFox News - Sep 16, 2018
"As the story notes, we are standing with Judge Kavanaugh's denial," White House Principal Deputy Press Secretary Raj Shah told Fox News. The Post reported that she had contacted the newspaper in July, along with Feinstein. According to Ford, she kept ...  


Bob Greenblatt Saved NBC. Now What?

VultureVulture - Sep 17, 2018
As the fall TV season got underway in 2013, things were looking bleak for NBC. While The Voice was on fire — it had just surpassed American Idol as TV's top-rated reality show — the rest of Peacock's lineup was pretty much plucked. The Office and 30 ...  

CBS News

Gayle King says CBS "must have transparency" with Les Moonves investigation

CBS NewsCBS News - Sep 11, 2018
CBS News was rocked by a similar scandal last November when legendary broadcast journalist and former "CBS This Morning" co-host Charlie Rose was accused by 27 women of sexual misconduct in a Washington Post report. Rose was fired from CBS and ...  

Weather Channel

Weather Channel Reporter Gets Called Out for Struggling Through Florence While Locals Stroll By

TIMETIME - Sep 16, 2018
The internet is having a field day with a video of a Weather Channel reporter who appears to be struggling to stay upright against the wind in Wilmington, N.C. during what was then Hurricane Florence. The reporter, Mike Seidel, used dramatic movements ...  

Animal Channel

Friday Flakes: Blackshirts Next Week? And a Good Dog

Corn NationCorn Nation - Aug 24, 2018
Before choosing a dog the wife and I started watching episodes of Dog 101 on the Animal Channel. I made a list of the breeds that were of interest to me. I wanted something larger (you know, not something you can fling across the room just by picking ...  

Comedy Central

Comedy Central Is Running An Eight-Day 'South Park' Marathon Before The New Season Starts

UPROXXUPROXX - Sep 14, 2018
South Park is back and begging for a cancellation in Season 22, but Comedy Central is going to make sure the world gets to see some classic episodes before it gets taken off the air. Comedy Central dropped a trailer for the latest season of the long ...  

Disney Channel

Disney Channel Orders Daughter/Father Comedy Series 'Sydney To The Max' From Mark Reisman

DeadlineDeadline - Sep 6, 2018
Disney Channel has ordered Sydney to the Max, a multi-camera daughter/father comedy series from Emmy-nominated Mark Reisman (Frasier, The Exes, Wings). Production has begun on the series which is slated for premiere in early 2019 on Disney ...  


Feeling a rush: Air drummer at Ravens game draws nearly 7 million views

ESPN (blog)ESPN (blog) - Sep 12, 2018
OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- A couple of days ago, Peter Zirpolo was known for being the vice president of the Baltimore Ravens' marching band. Now, he's the most popular air drummer in history. Zirpolo was caught on camera during the Ravens' season-opening ...  

BBC America

12 Fictional Times Man Has Gone to Mars

AnglopheniaAnglophenia - Sep 14, 2018
The planet Mars captured our imaginations, long before we set our sights on the moon. A mere 34 million miles away, our red, rocky neighbor often features heavily in science fiction as a barren and forbidding habitat. The latest story to center itself ...  

BBC News

News Daily: May's Brexit challenge and rail chaos blame

BBC NewsBBC News - Sep 20, 2018
If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here. UK and EU flags Image copyright Getty Images. Brexit: May tells EU leaders to look at 'serious' plans. With just over six months to go until Brexit is scheduled to happen, Theresa May has urged ...  

Cartoon Network

RAGING DEBATE: Nickelodeon was a million times better than Cartoon Network

Buzz.ieBuzz.ie - Sep 10, 2018
Look, we know there are important issues happening in the world that you'd expect a bunch of journalists to be discussing over their coffee. But the election of a Nazi party in Sweden, the upcoming Presidential election and a no-deal Brexit just pale ...  

Discovery Channel

Man vs Wild vs Chinese netizens: Discovery Channel partners with Bilibili

AbacusAbacus - Sep 18, 2018
Bilibili said its site will soon feature a dedicated Discovery Channel page. It will host more than 200 hours of exclusive contents from Discovery. Bilibili's COO Li Ni said, “Documentaries have become an important component in Bilibili's ecosystem ...  

History Channel

Android TV apps now available for A&E, Lifetime, FYI, and History Channel

Android PoliceAndroid Police - Sep 17, 2018
Do you need to catch up on episodes of Project Runway, or do you feel like bingeing American Pickers for a few hours? If so, you're in luck. A&E Networks has just published four new Android TV apps, each for one of its channels - Lifetime, FYI, The ...  


Gemma Collins is heading to university for star-studded MTV reality show ReFreshers Week presented by Strongbow

MetroMetro - Sep 11, 2018
Towie's Gemma Collins has joined star-studded MTV reality show ReFreshers Week, which sees 'students' assigned the task of cramming in information about the Essex diva. Have you ever wondered what it would be like to weigh up spending your last fiver ...  


Some of Your VH1 Faves Looked Beautiful Like Diamonds in the Sky at Rihanna's 4th Annual Diamond Ball

VH1.com (blog)VH1.com (blog) - Sep 14, 2018
Rihanna's 4th Annual Diamond Ball took place last night, and celebrities and philanthropists flocked to RiRi's event to support the Clara Lionel Foundation. The foundation supports education, health, and emergency initiatives around the globe, which is ...  

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