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  • 'The Voice' Top 10 Results: Korin Bukowski Doesn't Have to Try, Try, Try

    Perhaps Gwen Stefani should have spent a little less time this Voice season focusing on her showmance with Blake Shelton or on the increasingly distracting makeovers that she constantly inflicted upon her hapless contestants. Yes, Team Gwen’s frontrunner, the amazing Jeffery Austin, has so far…

    Lyndsey Parker
  • Sia Brings Back Maddie Ziegler For Ellen

    It looked like Sia had moved on from Maddie Ziegler, the very talented young dancer who appeared so much in the pop singer's previous album cycle -- she used a different little girl in the "Alive" video, and none of the artwork for her upcoming album This Is Acting has featured Ziegler so far. But,…

  • How ‘Arrow’/’The Flash’ Crossover Will Launch ‘Legends of Tomorrow’

    The upcoming 'Arrow'/'The Flash' crossover will introduce some new 'Legends of Tomorrow' characters.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • 'Game of Thrones' Fans, Your Chance at the Iron Throne Has Come

    Want to experience the thrill of being the King of Westeros without the fear of being usurped… or worse? The online fundraising platform, Omaze, is offering the opportunity to place your heinie upon the Iron Throne previously inhabited by Aerys Targaryen, Robert Baratheon and Joffrey Baratheon.…

    Ethan Alter
  • Peter Nelson To Take Over HBO Sports

    Peter Nelson has been named executive vice president of HBO’s sports-programming unit, giving him aegis over the network’s lucrative boxing programs as well as the “Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel” franchise and a series of documentaries about popular sports figures. Nelson had been a vice president…

  • Life's Lessons

    The summer my dad passed away, as he lay there in his final days, he taught me some life lessons in his silence. As I spent silent hour upon silent hour at his bedside, I thought of that old cliché about life being too short. As I pondered that particular one, many more clichés came to mind and how…

    Huffington Post
  • Nigel Lythgoe to Produce 'American Idol' Finale

    Former American Idol producer Nigel Lythgoe is set to return for one last round for the show's farewell season, according to Variety.

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    Utah Woman, Her Dogs Rescued From Frozen Reservoir

    The woman's rescue out of Utah's Mantua Reservoir was captured on a police body cam.

    ABC News Videos
  • The time Designing Women talked about AIDS when Reagan wouldn't

    The nasty blemish on President Ronald Reagan's oft-celebrated legacy is that he didn't say anything as the AIDS epidemic began destroying and taking American lives. Written by series creator Linda Bloodworth-Thomason, the episode aired in October 1987, a few months after Reagan first addressed the…
  • ‘Big Freedia’, ‘Fluffy’ & ‘Transcendent’ Renewed By Fuse

    Fuse has renewed three of its original series following its September 30 re-launch. Big Freedia: Queen Of Bounce will return for a fifth season in 2016; while Fluffy Breaks Even and Transcendent will each get a second season, also for premiere in 2016. Big Freedia Season 4 is coming off the…

  • Anthony Anderson to Host NAACP Image Awards Through 2017

    Anthony Anderson will continue to host the NAACP Image Awards for at least another two years. The “Black-ish” star has signed a multi-year deal to host the 47th and 48th NAACP Image Awards, which will air in 2016 and 2017, respectively. Anderson has hosted the last two shows, in 2014 and 2015.

    The Wrap
  • ‘Gotham’ Ties ‘Supergirl’ For First Time In Live+SD, ‘Superstore’ Gets Sampled

    Since Supergirl ‘s big premiere, its time-slot rival  Gotham has been closing the gap on the fellow DC superhero drama, logging its most competitive Live+Same Day finish last Monday (1.4 in adults 18-49 vs. 1.5 for Supergirl ) and tying the new CBS drama for the first time in Live+3 (for the…

  • Peter Jackson might direct an episode of Doctor Who

    With two extended sagas from the world of J.R.R. Tolkien behind him, filmmaker Peter Jackson has seemingly earned himself a well-deserved break. However, a new video posted on Facebook by the Oscar-winning director would seem to indicate that Jackson is already considering a new project — one that…

    Digital Trends
  • Reality and Illusion in American Politics

    As the crazy protracted carnival of the presidential election rolls forward with ever more outrageous rhetoric, spin, downright lies, and "gotcha" moments, it bears remembering what's on television usually has little to do with reality. For example, despite the blanket television coverage of the…

    Huffington Post
  • ‘Sunday Night Football’ Crushes ‘Walking Dead’ Midseason Finale by 11 Million Viewers

    Sorry, zombies: Sunday night is still Football Night in America. The weekend-ending midseason finale of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” bit off 14 million total viewers — up 6 percent from the prior week — but NBC’s “Sunday Night Football” scored 25.2 million. Impressively, the game marked the fifth “SNF”…

    The Wrap
  • Jerry Seinfeld to Perform Six Shows in New York Residency

    Jerry Seinfeld will perform a six-show residency at the Beacon Theatre in New York, the comedian announced Tuesday.

    The Wrap
  • 'Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce' Season 2 Sneak Peek: Retta Reveals the Real Face of Divorce

    Just when you think the “new face of divorce” involves a shiny, happy new life filled with facials and Pilates, along comes Retta to give you a dose of reality. In this exclusive clip from tomorrow’s Season 2 premiere of Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, Retta appears as Barbara, a divorcee who’s…

    Victoria Leigh Miller