• In this July 27, 2016 photo released by CBS, Stephen Colbert, host of "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert," appears during a broadcast in New York. Lawyers representing his old show company complained to CBS after Colbert revived the character he played under his own name on “The Colbert Report,"  a clueless, full-of-himself cable news host.  (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS via AP)

    Corporate lawyers argue over whether Colbert can be Colbert

    NEW YORK (AP) — After CBS “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert told viewers that lawyers representing his old Comedy Central show said he couldn’t be “Stephen Colbert” anymore, he thumbed his nose at them with a transparent dodge.

  • Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton speaks during the final day of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia , Thursday, July 28, 2016. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

    The Latest: Trump rejects criticism as ‘mostly false stuff’

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Democratic National Convention and 2016 presidential campaign. (all times EDT):

    Updated: 10:22 pm

  • In this Sept. 17, 2015, file photo, Comcast trucks are parked in a lot in the company's Westford, Mass. operations center. Cable companies have poured millions into new tools and hires to try to de-agonize the process of getting cable TV, internet or phone service. It’s part of a years-long effort to try to assuage customers as the specter of “cord-cutting” _ dumping cable for Netflix and the like _ haunts the industry. (AP Photo/Tali Arbel, File)

    And now it’s Comcast vs. the wait for the cable guy

    NEW YORK (AP) — Did you hear the one about the cable company that’s actually improving customer service? The punchline: Comcast and its rivals say it’s no joke.

  • Former President Bill Clinton salutes after speaking to the delegates during the second day session of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Tuesday, July 26, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    Bill Clinton tells a love story to make his case for Hillary

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — There have been millions of words, decades of video and reams of commentary devoted to the story of Bill and Hillary Clinton. It’s been dissected, defended and decried at kitchen tables and on cable news, in tabloids and classrooms.

  • Correction: GOP 2016 Convention-TV Ratings story

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story July 22 about ratings for Donald Trump’s acceptance speech at the Republican convention, The Associated Press erroneously reported that 1.9 million viewers watched it on PBS. It was 2.75 million viewers.

  • Trump convention speech draws 32.2 million TV viewers

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Nielsen company says an estimated 32.2 million people watched Donald Trump deliver his GOP nomination acceptance speech.

  • Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump, speaks during the final day of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Thursday, July 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

    TV maestro Donald Trump took his reality show to Cleveland

    NEW YORK (AP) — Bluster and brutishness have long made a home on reality TV, including Donald Trump’s former showcase.