Bear Grylls TV to test Obama's Alaska wilderness skills

Sep 1, 2015

Bear Grylls TV to test Obama's Alaska wilderness skills

President Barack Obama will test his wilderness survival skills with an appearance on the television show “Running Wild” in an Alaska adventure that will air later this year, the network NBC said on Monday. Obama will be the first U.S. president to appear on ...

Jul 16, 2015

Campaign puts Trump's personal fortune at $10 billion

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump unveiled new documents Wednesday setting his personal fortune at more than $10 billion and his annual income at more than $362 million. The celebrity businessman said he filed a personal financial disclosure form with federal regulators Wednesday afternoon, though ...

Actress Allison Williams defends her NBC anchor dad

Feb 20, 2015

Actress Allison Williams defends her NBC anchor dad

Actress Allison Williams is defending her dad, suspended NBC anchor Brian Williams, as a good man who cares deeply about integrity in journalism. The “Girls” actress, who played Peter Pan on NBC in December, was asked by Seth Meyers during an appearance Wednesday night ...

Nov 21, 2014

ABC, CBS, NBC won't carry live Obama address on immigration

ABC, CBS and NBC decided against covering President Barack Obama’s speech on immigration live on Thursday, although the Spanish-language Univision network is delaying its telecast of the Latin Grammy Awards to show the address. The news networks CNN, Fox News Channel and MSNBC all ...

Aug 6, 2013

Don't 'promote' Clinton: GOP to networks

The Republican Party on Monday threatened to prevent two U.S. television networks from carrying party primary debates if they don’t abandon planned documentaries on Hillary Rodham Clinton. NBC Entertainment is planning a miniseries and CNN is working on a documentary about the Democratic former ...

Leno to leave 'Tonight Show' in spring 2014

Apr 5, 2013

Leno to leave 'Tonight Show' in spring 2014

For the second time in about four years, Jay Leno is stepping down from NBC’s iconic late-night franchise “The Tonight Show.” This time, he’ll exit in spring 2014 to make way for “Late Night” star Jimmy Fallon. Fallon will take over sometime after that, ...