Patrick Reed withdraws from pair of European Tour events

...realized at the time that Sunday afternoon in the 2005 British Open would be his last round at St. Andrews.Norman told the BBC that he will not return to the Old Course for his final year of eligibility. The two-time Open champion last played golf's...

In a world of distorted realities, unbiased scholarship is refreshing

There was a fascinating recent column in The Augusta Chronicle by Charles Krauthammer about the PBS/BBC miniseries Wolf Hall and its relationship to factual history. This TV show, based on an acclaimed work of historical fiction...

BBC, Discovery announce deal

...America will have a decidedly British accent. BBC America takes to the air March 29, one...States, will invest $100 million to launch BBC America. The new cable network will show...opera EastEnders. Two hours a day of the BBC's news operation, BBC World, will also...

Techbits: BBC News archives, Engineering prize and more

Historic BBC reports enter Net archive LONDON - Landmark BBC television reports of major world events from the past half-century...219) annual license fee levied on British TV owners. The BBC will check the numeric Internet addresses of users to make...

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BBC documentary profiles accused Augusta woman

...kill her fourth husband will air on the BBC next week. The documentary, titled Black...shunned media attention. According to the BBC's Web site, the documentary will air...information about the documentary, visit www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00nq75b. PREVIOUS...

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Monty Python alumni reunite for weekend to liven up Tribeca Film Festival

...not," Cleese chimed in.But Gilliam added that, with their BBC television series, they were indulged: "We got to do what...had a very strange beginning, Cleese said, recounting how a BBC executive commissioned it: "He asked us in to the meeting and...

Music by Turner: 'Live at BBC Volume 2' ?is must have for every Beatles fan

THE BEATLES "ON AIR" LIVE AT THE BBC VOLUME 2. One of the reasons The Beatles stopped performing...the government-operated British Broadcasting Company, the BBC.The BBC gave The Beatles a chance to perform numbers from their astounding...

BBC announces major Web site relaunch

...sports, music, health and science. The BBC's plans, however, drew criticism from...International, accused the state-funded BBC on Wednesday of "blatantly commercial ambitions...commercial digital media." He said the BBC, which receives about $5.3 billion a...

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ABC to distribute BBC News reports

...subscribers through a deal with ABC News. BBC News producers will choose segments on top...ABC spokeswoman Megan Mollmann said. BBC and ABC would not disclose financial terms...arrangement, ABC is the exclusive distributor of BBC News on-demand footage for broadband and...

BBC's 'Top of the Pops' may be heading stateside

...Associated Press Monday that he and the BBC have nearly completed a deal to jointly...one season. In 2002, the cable network BBC America also briefly broadcast the British...aired on the American show. Calls to the BBC were not immediately returned Monday. This...