TV News

NEW YORK (AP) — A co-founder of the advocacy group Autism Speaks has died after helping build it into one of the leading voices for people with the developmental disorder. Suzanne Wright was 69. Organization spokeswoman Aurelia Grayson says Wright died of pancreatic cancer...
NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump pulled off the upset — at least in television popularity. The Nielsen company estimated that 29.8 million people watched Hillary Clinton's acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention on Thursday night on the commercial networks. That fell...
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — A spokesman for Montel Williams says the television personality was detained by customs officials at an airport in Germany after inadvertently leaving prescription marijuana powder in his luggage. Jonathan Franks tells The Associated Press that Williams...
LONDON (AP) — Ken Barrie, who provided the voice of affable animated letter-carrier Postman Pat, has died. He was 83. His daughter Lorraine Peterson said Friday that Barrie had died of liver cancer at his home near London. Born Leslie Hulme, Barrie was originally a singer,...
NEW YORK (AP) — As Baz Luhrmann walks on set for the press day of his first television series, "The Get Down," he can't separate his professional self from his personal self and settles in by directing his own interview. Ever so apologetically, he makes suggestions to the crew...
BERLIN (AP) — A German TV channel has canceled plans to broadcast the finals of a global tournament of the video shooting game "Counter-Strike: Global Offensive" in response to last week's slayings in Munich. Authorities say the Munich shooter, identified only as David S., was...
WASHINGTON (AP) — You have the right to remain starstruck: It's Vice President Joe Biden on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit." Biden will be in New York on Friday to tape an episode of the long-running NBC series. The White House says Biden's appearance on the episode will...
NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News Channel's Greta Van Susteren is clarifying remarks she made about ousted boss Roger Ailes, saying she didn't intend to defend or condemn him when she gave interviews after former colleague Gretchen Carlson filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against him...
NEW YORK (AP) — "Sesame Street" characters Bob, Gordon and Luis aren't going away. The children's show said that actor Bob McGrath, part of the original cast in 1969, and Emilio Delgado, who plays Luis the handyman, last performed in episodes taped in 2013. Roscoe Orman, who has...