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Chris Miller
January 15, 2020 - 11:04 am
A change in how the government portions out digital airwave frequencies takes effect today, meaning if you've cut the cord, you need to take some setup steps with your TV again. The Federal Communications Commission is adjusting how the digital spectrum of frequencies is being used, to make better...
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January 08, 2020 - 8:36 am
Silvio Horta, who brought the “Ugly Betty” television franchise to the United States, was found dead in Miami on Tuesday. The executive producer and head writer of the television show died in a Miami motel room of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, reports Variety . He was 45 years old. The news has...
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December 03, 2019 - 2:23 pm
With the holiday season continuing and Cyber Monday having just passed, many are buying gifts. But shoppers beware. The FBI reported that if you purchased a smart TV on Black Friday or are looking to buy one, there are a few things to consider before bringing the new set into your living room. The...
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Associated Press
November 10, 2019 - 9:23 pm
Back in 1973, tens of millions of Americans tuned in to what Variety called "the hottest daytime soap opera" — the Senate Watergate hearings that eventually led to President Richard Nixon's resignation. It was a communal experience, and by some estimates, more than 80% of Americans tuned in to at...
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Rainer Puster
Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
April 19, 2019 - 9:23 pm
We all have those movies that every time we see they are on TV, we watch them... even with commercials. I do it all the time. Even if the movie is available on demand or I have the DVD, I just sit through the commercials and watch it. WWL News Anchor David Blake mentioned today that he was flipping...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
March 12, 2019 - 7:39 am
Expect to see film crews in a couple of place in Metairie today. The movie "Jay and Silent Bob Reboot" is shooting near Metairie Country Club at 580 Woodvine Drive. "Filming will take place between the hours of 7:00am and 11:00am," Jefferson Parish officials released. "Intermittent traffic control...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
December 13, 2018 - 7:03 am
So, my only real vice anymore is binging shows. I have sacrificed sleep time and again to watch just one more episode of my current favorite show. Right now that's Ray Donovan on Showtime. I have raced through season after season after recently getting Showtime. WWL News Anchor David Blake had been...
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December 11, 2018 - 3:33 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kathie Lee Gifford will put aside her morning glass of wine and step away from NBC’s “Today” show in April. NBC News chief Noah Oppenheim told staffers Tuesday morning that Gifford will leave the show after 11 years of getting up early, most recently hosting the 10 a.m. hour slot...
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September 18, 2018 - 6:18 am
(AP) — Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO's "Game of Thrones" recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field of nominees ever. With the exception of "...
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