Slain TV reporter, cameraman were team working on careers

The television reporter and cameraman who were killed Wednesday while they were doing a live shot for the morning show were a young team at the beginning of their careers….

Details on WDBJ, 2 slain journalists

A few details on WDBJ and the two TV journalists who were slain Wednesday morning as they reported a news story:…

Method to madness of MTV Video Music Awards

SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) — There really is a method to the madness that is the MTV Video Music Awards….

A quaint rite: Harvesting broadcast’s fall crop of new shows

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s an exciting new fall season ahead on broadcast TV. We await the charming rom-com “Manhattan Love Story” … the heart-tugging youth drama, “Red Band Society” … and don’t forget “Mulaney,” an...

DoD manual allows journalists to be held as ‘belligerents’

WASHINGTON (AP) — New Defense Department guidelines allow commanders to punish journalists and treat them as “unprivileged belligerents” if they believe journalists are sympathizing or cooperating with the enemy….

Opera star Alfie Boe goes into ‘special role’ on Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — That familiar feeling of being hunted has returned for Alfie Boe: He’s about to be Broadway’s latest Jean Valjean….

Critics deliver mixed verdict on hyped Cumberbatch ‘Hamlet’

LONDON (AP) — It’s a “Hamlet” with Hollywood-level hype and an A-list star in Benedict Cumberbatch. But London’s latest stage sensation is more than a Shakespearean star vehicle….

Residents of New England town reluctantly reckon with Cosby

SHELBURNE FALLS, Mass. (AP) — Deep in the rolling farmland of western Massachusetts, Bill Cosby’s compound has for decades provided quiet refuge for the comedian and his family….

Sean Hayes to be divine in ‘An Act of God’ in Los Angeles

NEW YORK (AP) — Sean Hayes will play God Almighty in the City of Angels next year….

Dr. James ‘Red’ Duke, once-familiar TV doctor, dead at 86

HOUSTON (AP) — Dr. James “Red” Duke, a trauma surgeon who attended to Texas Gov. John Connally on the day of the Kennedy assassination before going on to become a familiar television doctor, died in Houston on Tuesday at age 86….