Al Jazeera America is reworking all of its programming schedule, relying less on hourlong specialty programs in favor of live newscasts, the network’s chief executive said in a memo to staffers…
Al Jazeera America launched with the noble mission of providing in-depth news to a cable populace inundated with fast bits of information and a surfeit of talking heads, but putting transforming its…
A serious-minded news channel, with a name — Al Jazeera America — that’s almost an invitation to Islamophobia? What, were the names “Please Don’t Watch Us” or “This Will Cause a Painful Rash” taken…
Al-Jazeera America, the fledgling U.S. cable-news outlet backed with big money from its international news-gathering parent, said it had hired former NBC News veteran John Seigenthaler, the latest in…
CNN and CBS News veteran Joie Chen will join Al Jazeera America, the latest in a string of hires aimed at bolstering the ambitious cable-news network in advance of its August 20. Chen will host…
In the latest in a series of prominent TV-news hires, Al-Jazeera America said Monday it had enlisted Sheila MacVicar, a veteran foreign correspondent most recently with CBS News, to contribute to…
If it could, Samsung would put one of its smartphones in Oscar's hand.
Adam Brody, Wyatt Cenac, Amber Tamblyn, Josh Lawson, Danny Jacobs and Lauren Miller are starring in indie ensemble comedy "Growing Up (and Other Lies)," currently shooting in New York City.
MOSCOW -- Feel-good movies from Ukraine and Azerbaijan are among the latest entries in the race for the foreign language film Oscar.
Jon Bernthal has signed on to join the cast of Martin Scorsese's "The Wolf of Wall Street" starring Leonardo DiCaprio.
Final returns from Thursday midnight screenings of "The Hunger Games" came in at $19.7 million, marking the highest midnight take for a non-sequel pic and validating predictions of an outsized hit…