Randy Jackson leaving 'American Idol' Jackson out. Randy Jackson, the lone original "American Idol" judge, says he won't be returning to the Fox talent competition. "To put all of the speculation to the rest, after 12 years of judging on `American Idol,' I have decided to leave after this season," Jackson said in a statement Thursday. More
NBC orders 5 new TV series for next season Sean Hayes, Parker Posey, Minnie Driver and Gillian Anderson have prominent roles in new television series that NBC will try next season. The network said Thursday that it had ordered five new series, in advance of its annual schedule announcement Sunday. More
YouTube Claims Victory Over TV - Battle Won With One Billion Visitors Per Month With more than one billion unique visitors every month, YouTube asserted last night that the battle between television and the online video giant is over. YouTube claimed victory with six billion views per month. According to the Wall Street Journal, which cited Mark Mahaney's estimates, a stock analyst at RBC Capital Markets, that YouTube generated about $4 billion in revenue in 2012, up from $2.5 billion in 2011. More
Joshua Ledet wows with 'No More Drama' on 'American Idol 2012' This season of “American Idol 2012” has given viewers some incredible performances. It's down to the final three, and each of the finalists performed three times Wednesday night. Mentor Jimmy Iovine's choices were the final performances of the evening ... 05/16/2012 - 5:07 pm | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows 'American Idol' judges LOS ANGELES -- Backstage at "American Idol," Hollie Cavanagh was bubbly and confident, practicing vocal riffs and giggling with fellow teenage contestant Jessica Sanchez. By the show's end Wednesday, Cavanagh was the sole finalist to be found wanting by ... 05/10/2012 - 11:45 am | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows 'American Idol' judges LOS ANGELES (AP) — Backstage at "American Idol," Hollie Cavanagh was bubbly and confident, practicing vocal riffs and giggling with fellow teenage contestant Jessica Sanchez. By the show's end Wednesday, Cavanagh was the sole finalist to be found wanting ... 05/10/2012 - 3:07 am | View Link
Joshua Ledet wows 'American Idol' judges Backstage at "American Idol," Hollie Cavanagh was bubbly and confident, practicing vocal riffs and giggling with fellow teenage contestant Jessica Sanchez. By the show's end Wednesday, Cavanagh was the sole finalist to be found wanting by the judges _ and ... 05/9/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Joshua Ledet Wows `American Idol' Judges LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The "American Idol" judges are under Joshua Ledet's spell and aren't afraid to show it. For the second week in a row, the panel on Wednesday lavished the 20-year-old from Westlake, La., with praise, especially for his performance of "It ... 05/8/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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“The Hobbit: The Battle of The Five Armies” stormed its way to a $49.5 million debut in China. The strong results from the People’s Republic pushed the final “Hobbit” film to the top of the overseas charts this weekend. It posted $54.3 million from 61 markets, pushing its worldwide haul to $866.5 million.
The Super Bowl, at its most basic level, is a game that determines the NFL championship.
It has become so much more since the first game was played in 1967.
Super Bowl Sunday has become an unofficial holiday in the United States, a day when families and friends to gather to watch the game, the over-the-top commercials and big-name musical acts at halftime.
The game and the two weeks of hype, parties and the annual Media Day leading up it have turned the Super Bowl into a spectacle along the lines of the Olympics or World Cup, a royal wedding or papal celebration, the Oscars or Grammys.
A rundown of what makes the Super Bowl so special:
FABRIC OF AMERICA
Baseball is known as America's pastime, but football is woven into the country's fabric.
The NFL's rise came at the same time as television's and turned into a $9 billion enterprise.
National GazetteBeauty All-Stars Vie for Miss Universe Crown in Miami SundayNBCNews.comMIAMI — A new Miss Universe will be crowned Sunday night in Miami, with participants from 88 countries taking part. The contestants were narrowed to 15 during Wednesday's preliminary competition, but the results won't be announced until the live show,
IFC Films boards The D TrainScreen InternationalSUNDANCE: The distributor has picked up US rights to Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel's comedy starring Jack Black and James Marsden. IFC Films plans a nationwide theatrical release this year on the story of the head of a high school reunion committee and more »