Posts Tagged Television programs

Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A reporter for an Alaska TV station revealed on the air that she owns a medical marijuana business and was quitting her job to advocate for the drug.

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Shonda Rhimes lays claim to Thursday nights on ABC

In this July 15, 2014 photo, showrunner Shonda Rhimes speaks during the "How to Get Away with Murder" panel at the Disney/ABC Television Group 2014 Summer TCA at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. ABC's entire Thursday prime-time schedule is composed of shows run by Rhimes. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Let’s just go ahead and make it official. “Thursday” should be renamed “Shonday.”

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Polly Bergen, versatile actress, singer dies at 84

NEW YORK (AP) — In an obituary Sept. 20, The Associated Press reported that actress Polly Bergen’s survivors included daughter Pamela Fields. The story should have made clear that the daughter goes by P.K. instead of Pamela.

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Utah doctor gets up to life in wife’s murder

Martin MacNeill enters the courtroom before his sentencing, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Provo, Utah. MacNeill, a Utah doctor convicted of killing his wife in a trial that became a national true-crime cable TV obsession, has been sentenced to 17 years to life in prison. MacNeill was found guilty of giving his wife drugs prescribed after cosmetic surgery and leaving her to drown in the bathtub of their home in 2007 so he could begin a new life with his mistress. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A Utah doctor convicted of murdering his wife in a case that became a true-crime cable TV obsession was sentenced Friday to 17 years to life in prison at a hearing in which his daughter called him a monster.

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TV special puts Stonehenge in spotlight

In this Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama visits Stonehenge after leaving the NATO summit in Newport, Wales. Obama pronounced England's Stonehenge "cool" during a side trip earlier this month. TV viewers can check it out for themselves with Smithsonian Channel’s two-hour special on the ancient stone circle.  "Stonehenge Empire" airs Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at 8 p.m. EDT on Smithsonian Channel. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak, file)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — President Barack Obama pronounced England’s Stonehenge “cool” during a side trip there earlier this month.

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