Mail.com: Television https://www.mail.com/subjects/4422-television.html Mail.com - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Mail.com: Television https://s.uicdn.com/mailint/8.812.0/assets/mailcom_logo_rss.png https://www.mail.com/subjects/4422-television.html South Korea's Park denies charges as corruption trial begins https://www.mail.com/business/economy/5215986-south-koreas-park-denies-charges-corruption-trial.html SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former President Park Geun-hye denied corruption charges Tuesday at the start of a criminal trial that could potentially send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life. Police had earlier escorted Park, in handcuffs, into court for her first public appearance since she was jailed on March 31 for corruption allegations ... Tue, 23 May 2017 07:26:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/business/economy/5215986-south-koreas-park-denies-charges-corruption-trial.html 2017-05-23T07:26:00Z Corruption trial begins for ex-South Korean President Park https://www.mail.com/news/world/5215336-corruption-trial-ex-south-korean-president-park.html SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Former President Park Geun-hye stared straight ahead and denied that she engaged in bribery and leaking government secrets at Tuesday's start of the criminal trial that could send South Korea's first female leader to prison for life if she is convicted. Police escorted Park, in handcuffs with her eyes downcast, into court for her... Tue, 23 May 2017 04:31:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5215336-corruption-trial-ex-south-korean-president-park.html 2017-05-23T04:31:00Z PBS airing live nature special from Alaska this summer https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5215084-pbs-airing-live-nature-special-alaska-this-summer.html NEW YORK (AP) — PBS is collaborating with the BBC on a special live event this summer where cameras will try to catch bears, wolves, eagles and other wildlife in their natural habitat in Alaska. "Wild Alaska Live" will air over three nights on PBS on July 23, 26 and 30. Cameras placed in the Tongass National Forest, the Kenai Fjords National Park, in Hallo Bay and other loca... Tue, 23 May 2017 02:29:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5215084-pbs-airing-live-nature-special-alaska-this-summer.html 2017-05-23T02:29:00Z Billy Bush says he's ready to get back into television https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5212568-billy-bush-hes-ready-to-television.html NEW YORK (AP) — Former "Today" co-host Billy Bush says he's a better man and ready to get back into television seven months after being fired from his job at NBC following the release of a videotape in which he can be heard engaging in lewd talk with Donald Trump. In an interview posted Sunday, Bush told The Hollywood Reporter the past months have "been a... Mon, 22 May 2017 05:20:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5212568-billy-bush-hes-ready-to-television.html 2017-05-22T05:20:00Z Congressional panels pledge thorough probe into Comey firing https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5211238-congressional-panels-pledge-thorough-probe-comey-f.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Members of key congressional committees pledged Sunday to proceed with aggressive investigations into Russia's meddling in the U.S. election and any ties with the Trump campaign, saying the American people need a full airing as to why former FBI director James Comey was ousted. Comey was fired by President Donald Trump earlier this month... Mon, 22 May 2017 00:07:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5211238-congressional-panels-pledge-thorough-probe-comey-f.html 2017-05-22T00:07:00Z The Latest: Homes declared fully under government control https://www.mail.com/news/world/5211162-latest-homes-declared-fully-under-government-contr.html BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): 8:15 p.m. A Syrian official has declared the country's third largest city Homs clear of armed opposition for the first time in more than five years, following the completion of the evacuation of the last holdout neighborhood. Homs governor Talal Barrazi... Sun, 21 May 2017 17:11:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/world/5211162-latest-homes-declared-fully-under-government-contr.html 2017-05-21T17:11:00Z Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5209092-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — President Donald Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster; Reps. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and Elijah Cummings, D-Md.; Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb. NBC's "Meet the Press" — Pre-empted by English Premier League soccer coverage ... Sat, 20 May 2017 11:34:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5209092-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html 2017-05-20T11:34:00Z Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5208558-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — President Donald Trump's national security adviser, H.R. McMaster; Reps. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, and Elijah Cummings, D-Md.; Sen. Ben Sasse, R-Neb. NBC's "Meet the Press" — To be announced. CBS' "Fa... Fri, 19 May 2017 23:11:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5208558-guest-lineups-sunday-news.html 2017-05-19T23:11:00Z Fox News fires Bob Beckel for racially insensitive remark https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5207888-fox-news-fires-bob-beckel-racially-insensitive-rem.html NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel said Friday that it had fired liberal commentator Bob Beckel for making a racially insensitive remark to a black employee. Fox offered no details on the case, but a lawyer for the employee said Beckel had "stormed out" of his office Tuesday when the man, who is a technician, came to do work on his computer, saying he was leaving because the w... Fri, 19 May 2017 18:58:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5207888-fox-news-fires-bob-beckel-racially-insensitive-rem.html 2017-05-19T18:58:00Z Think you've seen this on TV before? You're right https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5207616-think-youve-this-tv-before-youre.html NEW YORK (AP) — As broadcast networks rolled out their plans for next season this past week, those watching could be forgiven for pulling out phones and checking the calendar. There's the cast of NBC's "Will & Grace," ready to return. The folks at "Roseanne" are back on the couch. "Dynasty" and "S.W.A.T." are coming back with new actors, the latter settling in to a CBS lineu... Fri, 19 May 2017 18:08:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5207616-think-youve-this-tv-before-youre.html 2017-05-19T18:08:00Z Death of Ailes reveals Fox News at a crossroads https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5205950-death-ailes-reveals-fox-news-crossroads.html NEW YORK (AP) — On the surface, the Fox News Channel Roger Ailes left behind would seem to be thriving. Profits are strong, and it has spent much of 2017 as the most-watched network in all of cable television, not just cable news. Instead, Fox feels at a crossroads. Ongoing lawsuits related to the conduct of Ailes and others leaves a cloud over current ma... Fri, 19 May 2017 04:06:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5205950-death-ailes-reveals-fox-news-crossroads.html 2017-05-19T04:06:00Z Roger Ailes' legacy: Transforming media and politics https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5205224-roger-ailes-legacy-transforming-media-politics.html NEW YORK (AP) — Few media titans can claim a lasting legacy. They make their impact felt during stellar careers, and are honored and rewarded for it. Then, one way or another, they pass from the scene as other studio and network bosses, publishers and impresarios take their turns at wielding power and influence. This rule does not apply to Roger Ailes. Th... Fri, 19 May 2017 00:52:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/celebrity/5205224-roger-ailes-legacy-transforming-media-politics.html 2017-05-19T00:52:00Z The Latest: Bill O'Reilly pays tribute to Ailes on podcast https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5204230-latest-bill-oreilly-pays-tribute-to-ailes-podcast.html NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of media guru and political strategist Roger Ailes (all times local): 8 p.m. Bill O'Reilly is warmly remembering former Fox News Channel founder Roger Ailes, who died after a fall at his home on May 10. During a four-minute tribute on his podcast Thursday, O'Reilly praises Ailes... Fri, 19 May 2017 00:49:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5204230-latest-bill-oreilly-pays-tribute-to-ailes-podcast.html 2017-05-19T00:49:00Z Judge orders release of records in Phoenix serial killings https://www.mail.com/news/us/5205380-judge-orders-release-records-phoenix-serial-killin.html PHOENIX (AP) — A judge has ordered the release of the court record that documents the evidence police have gathered in the investigation of a Phoenix man accused in a string of serial killings, according to the judge's ruling made public Thursday. The ruling came after The Associated Press, Arizona Republic and five TV stations asked for the record to be ... Thu, 18 May 2017 22:16:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/us/5205380-judge-orders-release-records-phoenix-serial-killin.html 2017-05-18T22:16:00Z Fox News founder Roger Ailes died of complications from fall https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5205130-fox-news-founder-roger-ailes-died-complications-fa.html NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America's political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, according to his wife, Elizabeth Ailes. He was 77. Ailes died after a fall at his Palm Beach home on... Thu, 18 May 2017 21:22:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5205130-fox-news-founder-roger-ailes-died-complications-fa.html 2017-05-18T21:22:00Z Ailes' political legacy: GOP control in divided America https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5204968-ailes-political-legacy-gop-control-divided-america.html NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Ailes is gone, but the world he created is not. In the wake of the Fox News Channel founder's death Thursday at 77, leaders in both parties said his TV network's influence in shaping American politics cannot be overstated. The former Nixon aide played an essential role in shifting the political debate sharply to th... Thu, 18 May 2017 21:09:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5204968-ailes-political-legacy-gop-control-divided-america.html 2017-05-18T21:09:00Z Reactions to the death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203506-reactions-to-death-fox-news-founder-roger-ailes.html NEW YORK (AP) — Reaction to the death of Fox News founder Roger Ailes' death on Thursday: "He wasn't perfect, but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him. Not sure I would have been President w/o his great talent, loyal help. RIP." —George H.W. Bush. "He has dramatically and forever changed the political and the media landscape singleha... Thu, 18 May 2017 20:51:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203506-reactions-to-death-fox-news-founder-roger-ailes.html 2017-05-18T20:51:00Z Roger Ailes, media guru and political strategist, dies at 77 https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203428-roger-ailes-media-guru-political-strategist-dies-7.html NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Ailes, the communications maestro who transformed television news and America's political conversation by creating and ruling Fox News Channel for two decades before being ousted last year for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday, according to his wife, Elizabeth Ailes. He was 77. The cause of death and where Ailes died was not r... Thu, 18 May 2017 20:22:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203428-roger-ailes-media-guru-political-strategist-dies-7.html 2017-05-18T20:22:00Z The Latest: George H.W. Bush weighs in on Ailes' death https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203794-latest-george-hw-bush-weighs-ailes-death.html NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the death of media guru and political strategist Roger Ailes (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Former President George H.W. Bush is adding his voice to the many on social media mourning Ailes, saying his election in 1988 was in part due to the media strategist. Ailes acted as a consultant to ... Thu, 18 May 2017 16:45:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203794-latest-george-hw-bush-weighs-ailes-death.html 2017-05-18T16:45:00Z CBS to remain TV home for Army-Navy game through 2028 https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203858-cbs-to-remain-tv-army-navy-game-through-2028.html CBS will remain the TV home of the Army-Navy football game through 2028. CBS Sports and the service academies on Thursday announced a 10-year agreement that extends the network's media rights deal for the annual football rivalry game. The Army-Navy game has been aired on CBS every year since 1996. "Army-Navy is more than a game, and it'... Thu, 18 May 2017 16:24:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203858-cbs-to-remain-tv-army-navy-game-through-2028.html 2017-05-18T16:24:00Z Fox News founder Ailes in his own brash, entertaining words https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203826-fox-news-founder-ailes-brash-entertaining-words.html NEW YORK (AP) — During the past quarter-century, The Associated Press has had sit-downs with the Fox News founder several times. He was always brash and entertaining. Below are excerpts from those interviews: July 1995 — With Fox News still a year away, Ailes had launched NBC-owned America's Talking, an advice-and-lifestyle cable networ... Thu, 18 May 2017 15:33:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5203826-fox-news-founder-ailes-brash-entertaining-words.html 2017-05-18T15:33:00Z Fox News Channel Founder Roger Ailes Dead at 77 https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5203714-fox-news-channel-founder-roger-ailes-dead-77.html Roger Ailes, who transformed TV news by creating Fox News Channel, only to be ousted at the height of his reign for alleged sexual harassment, died Thursday,... Thu, 18 May 2017 14:46:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/lifestyle/5203714-fox-news-channel-founder-roger-ailes-dead-77.html 2017-05-18T14:46:00Z Video shows Texas officer using stun gun on handcuffed man https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5201606-video-texas-officer-using-stun-gun-handcuffed-man.html DALLAS (AP) — A video leaked to a television station shows a white Dallas-area police sergeant using a stun gun on a handcuffed black suspect, returning the same police department to the spotlight just weeks after a white officer was charged with murder in the shooting of an unarmed black teenager. The video anonymously mailed to KDFW-TV shows an April 20... Wed, 17 May 2017 21:02:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5201606-video-texas-officer-using-stun-gun-handcuffed-man.html 2017-05-17T21:02:00Z Creeping closer: MSNBC has good week competing with Fox https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5198102-creeping-closer-msnbc-good-week-competing-with-fox.html NEW YORK (AP) — With President Donald Trump's firing of FBI Director James Comey the week's big story, MSNBC had one of its best ratings weeks in memory — perhaps an ominous sign for troubled Fox News Channel. MSNBC topped Fox among the 25-to-54-year-old age demographic for the first time since the week of Dec. 29, 2008, just after Barack Obama's first el... Tue, 16 May 2017 21:42:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5198102-creeping-closer-msnbc-good-week-competing-with-fox.html 2017-05-16T21:42:00Z Tim Allen 'stunned' and fans outraged by ABC axing his show https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5198174-tim-allen-stunned-fans-outraged-abc-axing.html NEW YORK (AP) — Have viewers seen the last of "Last Man Standing" ? Not without a fight, at least to judge by the uproar over ABC's announcement that the Tim Allen sitcom won't be back in the fall. A warm family comedy about a man who stays addled by the females in his life while being buffeted by cultural forces he fears undermine his manliness, "Last Man Standing" has long... Tue, 16 May 2017 21:22:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5198174-tim-allen-stunned-fans-outraged-abc-axing.html 2017-05-16T21:22:00Z Nielsen's top programs for May 8-14 https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5197996-nielsens-top-programs-8-14.html Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for May 8-14. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership. 1. "NCIS," CBS, 13.39 million. 2. "The Big Bang Theory," CBS, 12.99 million. 3. "Bull," CBS, 11.04 million. 4. "The Big Bang Theory" (special), CBS, 10.16 million. ... Tue, 16 May 2017 19:32:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5197996-nielsens-top-programs-8-14.html 2017-05-16T19:32:00Z Fox's beauty pageant flops; CBS ratings look pretty all week https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5197986-foxs-beauty-pageant-flops-cbs-ratings-pretty-week.html NEW YORK (AP) — Some say "beauty is as beauty does." On Sunday, "The Miss USA Pageant" with its bevy of beauties, didn't do it for Fox. It delivered a pretty low 3 million viewers, according to Nielsen. To make matters worse, that was a significant decline from last year, when Fox first aired it, which itself marked an audience erosion from 2014, NBC's la... Tue, 16 May 2017 19:23:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5197986-foxs-beauty-pageant-flops-cbs-ratings-pretty-week.html 2017-05-16T19:23:00Z Amazon's streaming software powers new smart TVs https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/5197394-amazons-streaming-software-powers-smart-tvs.html NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's streaming TV software will appear on a new line of smart TVs designed to blend streaming TV services and over-the-air channels, but not cable packages. The TVs from Element Electronics will be sold under the Element and Westinghouse brands and will cost more than regular smart TVs from either brand. Officials say the TVs have better hardware for reli... Tue, 16 May 2017 16:52:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/scitech/news/5197394-amazons-streaming-software-powers-smart-tvs.html 2017-05-16T16:52:00Z 'Twin Peaks': Too weird the first time; weird enough now? https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5196920-twin-peaks-too-weird-time-weird-now.html NEW YORK (AP) — In the current run-up to the "Twin Peaks" revival, viewers know almost nothing about what to expect. At the same time, they know everything they need to. There will be no critics' reviews to tip them off before the series debuts Sunday at 9 p.m. EDT. Showtime has kept its episodes under wraps. Instead, it has been teasing fans with splashes of hype. FBI Speci... Tue, 16 May 2017 12:37:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/entertainment/movie/5196920-twin-peaks-too-weird-time-weird-now.html 2017-05-16T12:37:00Z Another crisis hits the White House after Post story https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5195968-crisis-hits-white-house-post-story.html WASHINGTON (AP) — Closed-door emergency meetings. Hallways packed with reporters. Statements rushed out, but few questions answered. It's become a familiar scenario in the crisis-prone Trump White House, where big news breaks fast and the aides paid to respond seem perpetually caught off-guard. The Washington Post report Monday led to t... Tue, 16 May 2017 02:53:00 GMT https://www.mail.com/news/politics/5195968-crisis-hits-white-house-post-story.html 2017-05-16T02:53:00Z