Tag Archives: NBC

Palestinian refugee thrives at Britain's poshest school

Wearing a white tie & coattails, Ammar Mustapha sits near the manicured grounds of Britain's most prestigious school, a world away from the Palestinian refugee camps he grew up in…

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NBC's 'The Wiz Live!' to ease on down that tuneful road

NEW YORK (AP) — Soon, a determined girl named Dorothy will ease on down that road in NBC's "The Wiz Live!" Hers is an odyssey that began in 1900 with…

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Sheen to make 'revealing' announcement on 'Today,' NBC says

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says actor Charlie Sheen is set to "make a revealing personal announcement" on NBC's "Today" show on Tuesday. The network said Monday it would not…

It’s Ok To Look Directly At This Ultra HD Video Of The Sun’s Surface

See the sun as you’ve never seen it before thanks to this ultra high definition video of Earth’s closest star.  Nasa’s Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) orbits the sun & keeps…

NBC sets second Red Nose Day fundraiser for May 2016

LOS ANGELES (AP) — NBC has decided red is its color: The network is bringing its Red Nose Day fundraiser back for a second year. NBC said Tuesday the two-hour…

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

NEW YORK (AP) — It's an thrilling new fall season ahead on broadcast TV. We await the charming rom-com "Manhattan Love Story" … the heart-tugging youth drama, "Red Band Society"…

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Spies, Screams, and Muppets: A Fall TV Preview

For years, analysts have pronounced the coming death of network TV, spurred by the rise of cable networks & Millennials who consume all their media online. But a comical thing…

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Comcast's NBC blocks Sling TV ads, Dish says

By Malathi Nayak NEW YORK (Reuters) – Dish Network Corp said on Friday that Comcast Corp's broadcast television network NBC is not airing ads promoting its Sling TV video streaming…

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As Democrats fret over 'sharing economy,' GOP moves in

DENVER (AP) — The debate over ride-hailing firm Uber is laying bare divides in the Democratic Party & on the left approximately how to handle the new "sharing" economy. Republicans…

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E! names Jenner series 'I Am Cait'

NEW YORK (AP) — The E! Entertainment network says its documentary series on the former Bruce Jenner premiering next month will be titled, "I Am Cait," & is showing a…