Oscar Pistorius convicted of culpable homicide

...athlete's story is hard to believe."She died a horrible death, a horrible, painful, terrible death, and she suffered," she told NBC News. "He shot through the door, and I can't believe that they believe that it was an accident."

Hear and watch women roar on new fall TV shows

...CW), Gotham (Fox), Constantine (NBC) and Forever (ABC). Spies and anti-terrorism...endangered list.THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA: (NBC; Sept. 24). Detective Laura Diamond...overlooked nor underestimated.BAD JUDGE: (NBC; Oct. 2). Kate Walsh plays a woman who...

Electrolux to buy GE Appliances in $3.3B deal

...Financial. In recent years it has sold NBC Universal and its insurance operations and...may confuse those watching reruns of the NBC sitcom 30 Rock, though. Alec Baldwin's...of microwave ovens.Now GE doesn't own NBC or sell microwave ovens, and NBC's buyer...

Five fall TV shows fail to impress

...change the channel." Exactly. Before the show starts. A TO Z (NBC, OCT. 2). Girl meets guy. Tedium results. A rom-com whose...You've seen it all before. Why begin again? STATE OF AFFAIRS (NBC, NOV. 17). The good news for this new drama: It isn't...

10 new TV shows worthy of a first-night look

...a rookie cop. THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA (NBC; SEPT. 24). Debra Messing stars as a...important, the funny bone. BAD JUDGE (NBC; OCT. 2). Good judge, bad girl: That's...guessing what will happen next. MARRY ME (NBC, OCT. 14). Jake and Annie are a modern...

Joan Rivers dead at 81

...a four-day courtship.Rivers hosted a morning talk show on NBC in 1968 and, the next year, made her Las Vegas debut with female...for Carson on "Tonight."Although she drew good ratings, NBC hesitated in renewing her contract three years later. Fledgling...

Facing the real causes of our slow recovery -- high taxes and red tape

...Journal, June 26) show that the creation rate of new business in 2011 was about 30 percent below average for the 1980s. A RECENT NBC/Wall Street Journal poll of economic performance, published Aug. 7, indicates growing public dissatisfaction with the economy...

Xfinity Series to replace Nationwide Series in auto racing in 2015

...Zero 400 will move from its traditional Saturday slot in early July to prime time on Sunday.The move came at the request of NBC Sports, which will kick off its NASCAR broadcasts at Daytona.Daytona International Speedway president Joie Chitwood said the...

NBC extends Olympic deal through 2032 for $7.75 billion

NBC secured the U.S. broadcast rights to the...Olympic Committee awarded the exclusive rights to NBC on all media platforms for three Summer Games...for a U.S. bid to play host to the games.NBC already holds the rights through the 2020 Olympics...

Miller tears up during NBC's final signoff

...thanked him for "a great ride."With that, NBC's 20-year run of televising the U.S...of golf's national championship.NBC had televised the U.S. Open every year...would come during the sign-off Sunday. NBC left most of the sentimentality out of the...