Gwen Ifill, 'Washington Week,' 'PBS NewsHour,' Host Dead At Age 61Journalist and news anchor Gwen Ifill, who was a co-host of PBS’s NewsHour and a moderator of "Washington Week," has died after a battle with cancer, PBS confirmed.
'Sesame Street' To Run On HBO For 5 Seasons“Sesame Street” is on the move – with plans to team with HBO for the next five seasons.
Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack AdThe Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.
Sesame Workshop Wants Obama Ad With Big Bird Taken Off AirThe New York-based Sesame Workshop was not pleased Tuesday with an Obama campaign ad featuring the voice of Big Bird.
Big Bird, Jim Lehrer Hot Topics On Social Media During Presidential DebateSocial networks lit up Wednesday as users argued over who emerged as the key character from Wednesday's first president debate.
Martina McBride, Carole King, Jennifer Hudson, And More On PBS Special TonightThe PBS special "From Dust To Dreams: Opening Night at The Smith Center For The Performing Arts" features performances from Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard, Emmylou Harris, Martina McBride, Carole King, Jennifer Hudson, Pat Monahan, and more!
NCAA President Not Ruling Out 'Death Penalty' For Penn State FootballThe president of the NCAA says he isn't ruling out the possibility of shutting down the Penn State football program in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
Prosecutors: 6 Charged With Computer Hacking, Other Cyber Crimes In NY Hackers associated with the group have claimed to be responsible for a variety of cyber attacks on big companies, law enforcement and government agencies.
In "Baseball" Sequel, Ken Burns Chronicles Steroid EraWho says Red Sox and Yankee fans can't work together? Witness Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, who just finished a sequel to their 1994 series "Baseball".