The greatest Jeopardy! champions of all time are returning to the TV screen, and this time they're not playing just for money — they're playing for all of humanity.That's because they'll be competing against Watson, a computer system built by IBM to prove that machines can master the kind o
The song "Kids," from the hit musical Bye Bye Birdie, was a famous rant about teenagers:Why can't they be like we were, perfect in every way? Oh what's the matter with kids today?!A lot of adults who have seen Skins, MTV's new drama about the intricacies of teen l
We'll leave it to our friends at Monkey See and other pop culture outlets to get to the true meaning of this breaking news:"Regis Philbin says he's retiring from his weekday talk show." (Associated Press "alert")There's nothing about it yet at the website of Live!
The nation honors the memory of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday. And among NPR's offerings that day will be a fascinating story from actress Nichelle Nichols -- known to fans around the world as "Lt.
President Barack Obama recently delivered a headline-making retort to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s UN speech in an interview on the BBC Persian TV channel. While the BBC has had Farsi radio programming for 70 years, the TV station is new.