Sony, Samsung TVs wow CES crowds with new screen technologies

Jan 5, 2017

Sony, Samsung TVs wow CES crowds with new screen technologies

It’s been a while since a new TV raised any eyebrows, but Sony Corp. has just unveiled a new product that’s creating a bit of buzz at the annual Consumer Electronics Show industry gathering in Las Vegas. Sony’s XBR-A1E Bravia 4K could signal a ...

Actor Alan Thicke, dad on 'Growing Pains,' dead at 69

Dec 14, 2016

Actor Alan Thicke, dad on 'Growing Pains,' dead at 69

Canadian actor Alan Thicke, best known for his leading role in the 1980s sitcom “Growing Pains” and the father of singer Robin Thicke, died on Tuesday. He was 69. “Alan’s sudden passing has been confirmed. At present, we have no further details,” his spokeswoman, ...

Oct 18, 2016

Kremlin-backed TV channel cries censorship in U.K. banking row

Russia accused Britain of political censorship Monday after a British state-owned bank withdrew its services from Kremlin-backed Russian broadcaster RT. RT said NatWest, owned by Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), which is majority-controlled by the British government, had not explained why it was ...