First-ever 'Jeopardy!" team contest draws top champions

CULVER CITY, Calif. (AP) — The first-ever "Jeopardy!" team tournament is bringing together 18 of the game's top players. There's Brad Rutter, whose overall "Jeopardy!" haul, $4.3 mil...

Tichina Arnold finds a new sitcom home in 'The Neighborhood'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tichina Arnold knew as a tot she was meant to perform and has been honing her talent since. But she credits more than that for a career that's paired her with Mart...

'Jane the Virgin' creator says finale should bring closure

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A roundup of news from the Television Critics Association winter meeting, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs. ...

Kaye Ballard, boisterous singer and actress, dies at 93

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A friend says that actress Kaye Ballard, co-star of the TV series "The Mothers-in-Law," has died. She was 93. The friend, Marguerite Gordon, says Ballard died Mond...

Wendy Williams to take health-related break from TV show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Wendy Williams' family says she is taking an extended break from her TV talk show to deal with health issues. The family says in a statement released Friday that W...

Bob Costas exiting longtime home at NBC Sports

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC Sports says Bob Costas is leaving his longtime broadcast home. Costas' departure comes two years after he stepped down as NBC's prime-time Olympics host. ...

Football rules ratings, but 'Big Bang Theory' energized

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Big Bang Theory" is picking up ratings steam in the final stretch of its 12-year run. The CBS sitcom was last week's most-watched entertainment show as total ...

Netflix renews 'Grace and Frankie' ahead of season 5 debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As the fifth-season adventures of "Grace and Frankie " begin, viewers can rest assured there's more to come. Series creator Marta Kauffman and Netflix said Tuesday...

Jimmy Fallon: Puerto Rican episode a 'love letter' to island

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Fallon is calling his "Tonight Show" episode taped in Puerto Rico a love letter to the island still in hurricane-recovery mode. The show airing Tuesday on NB...

Jose Feliciano, Bad Bunny are 'Tonight' Puerto Rico guests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" broadcast from Puerto Rico will showcase artists with ties to the U.S. territory. Besides previously announced guest Lin-Manuel Miran...

Jose Feliciano, Bad Bunny are 'Tonight' Puerto Rico guests

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jimmy Fallon's "Tonight Show" broadcast from Puerto Rico will showcase artists with ties to the U.S. territory. Besides previously announced guest Lin-Manuel Miran...

Andre Braugher leads 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' to a new network

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Andre Braugher and "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" are opening up shop on a new network this week. The sitcom that was canceled by Fox debuts Thursday on NBC with the cast in...

'The Voice' finale helps NBC to weekly ratings win

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 16-year-old charmer who conquered "The Voice" with her old-school country touch helped boost NBC to a weekly ratings win. Nearly 10 million viewers watched Che...

Top TV moments: 'Roseanne,' Oprah's speech, message funerals

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was a remarkably dramatic year on television, with much of it unscripted. While prime-series including "This Is Us" and "Atlanta" reached notable emotional and ...

'Fresh Prince' star Reid focuses on a creative life

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Daphne Maxwell Reid, who played Aunt Vivian in "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," says she stays ready for what comes her way. That includes a role in the streaming mi...