Television programs

January 11, 2017 - 9:31 am
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) — A contestant on the TV reality show "American Ninja Warrior" put some different skills to use when he rescued a motorist who was choking alongside a New York street. Exterminator Pavel Fesyuk (PAY'-vehl feh-SHOOK') says he was driving a Town and Country Pest Solutions vehicle...
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Kerry Washington attends the "Scandal" panel at the Disney/ABC portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 7:09 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Tuesday from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ____ PARALLEL WORLDS There's the world of Trump and the world of "Scandal." Don't go looking for...
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Jenna Elfman speaks at the "Imaginary Mary" panel at the Disney/ABC portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 5:02 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Jenna Elfman is taking aim again at finding comedic success on television. The actress best known for her hit ABC show "Dharma & Greg" that ran from 1997 to 2002 is back on the same network with "Imaginary Mary." Elfman plays a woman dating a man with children. Her...
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Dustin Lance Black speaks at the "When We Rise" panel at the Disney/ABC portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 4:54 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Oscar-winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black says his upcoming TV miniseries about the gay rights movement is for everyone, up to and including the incoming president. "I think there's a lot of people who voted for Donald Trump who will love this show," Black told a TV...
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FILE - In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, Bill O'Reilly of the Fox News Channel program "The O'Reilly Factor," poses for photos in New York. The New York Times reported that Juliet Huddy, a former Fox News personality who accused O'Reilly of sexual harassment, was paid a sum in the high six figures by the network's parent company in exchange for her silence and agreement not to sue. The secret agreement was reportedly struck between Huddy and network parent 21st Century Fox in September 2016, weeks after Roger Ailes was ousted as network chairman amid a sexual harassment scandal. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 10, 2017 - 4:21 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A former Fox News personality who accused Bill O'Reilly of sexual harassment was paid a sum in the high six figures by the network's parent company in exchange for her silence and agreement not to sue, The New York Times reported Tuesday. The employee, Juliet Huddy, said O'Reilly,...
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Signage appears along the red carpet at the 74th annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 3:34 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for Jan. 2-8. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. NFL Playoff: Detroit vs. Seattle, NBC, 26.89 million. 2. NFC Wildcard Postgame (New York Giants vs. Green Bay), Fox, 21.52 million. 3. Golden Globe Awards, NBC, 20...
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Kerry Washington, left, and Bellamy Young speak at the "Scandal" panel at the Disney/ABC portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 12:11 pm
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — There's the world of Trump and the world of "Scandal." Don't go looking for similarities between the two, because the ABC show's creator certainly isn't. The series returns to ABC's lineup on Jan. 26 with its own election, early episodes that were filmed before the world...
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FILE - In this May 18, 2010, file photo, TV personality Gretchen Carlson appears on the set of "Fox & Friends" in New York. The former Fox News Channel anchor Carlson told Good Housekeeping for its February 2017 issue that sexual harassment “is not an issue that women should feel pressure to solve by ourselves.” (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
January 10, 2017 - 11:24 am
Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson says fighting sexual harassment is a job for everyone, not just women. The former "Fox and Friends" host settled a sexual harassment lawsuit with the network in September for $20 million and received a public apology. It also led to the downfall of Fox News...
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January 10, 2017 - 11:03 am
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Attorneys for a Florida woman accused of trying to hire a hit man to kill her then-husband say they will not ask to move her third trial out of Palm Beach County. Dalia Dippolito's attorneys said in a statement Tuesday that they believe they can get a fair trial in Palm...
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Jermaine Fowler, from left, Judd Hirsch and Katey Sagal attend the "Superior Donuts" panel at The CBS portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)
January 10, 2017 - 7:39 am
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news Monday from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ____ TALES OF THE CITY Chicago is grabbing the TV spotlight with two new series, the comedy "Superior...
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