October 14, 2013 |
A previous version of this story said the incident took place on the University of Chicago campus. It actually took place half a mile northeast of the main campus quadrangle. A man was arrested near the University of Chicago campus early Monday morning after he assaulted a police officer responding to an emergency call, county prosecutors said. University of Chicago police officers responded to a call from an emergency phone operated by the university at 5428 S. Kimbark Ave. in Hyde Park just before 4 p.m. Monday, prosecutors said.
July 25, 2013 |
The cable networks are launching a slew of dramas in August, but for many viewers the big TV news for the month is the return of A&E's reality hit "Duck Dynasty. " The show, which follows duck-call tycoon Phil Robertson, his bushy bearded sons and his extended family, returns Aug. 14. The fourth season begins with Phil and his wife of 49 years, Miss Kay, renewing their wedding vows. Officiating the ceremony is their eldest son, Alan, a minister who is--gasp!--clean shaven. This season Alan joins the show, which has become...
December 31, 2012 |
I look forward to January TV because one of my favorite shows, FX's "Justified," always premieres at the midseason. But the 2013 midseason schedule is special for another reason: "Cougar Town" begins its new life on TBS Jan. 8, the same night Season 4 of "Justified" begins. My DVR will be working hard this month. Several new and returning shows kick off this month, so here's a list of season, midseason and series premieres, movies and specials. As always, it's a work in progress; I'll keep adding to the list as I learn of more...
May 12, 2013 |
Hoping to change it prime time fortunes, NBC announced a bold new schedule Sunday filled with new shows and familiar stars. The network plans to introduce 17 new series during the season, including six new comedies, eight new dramas and three new reality shows. The schedule, announced by NBC's chairman of entertainment Robert Greenblatt, shakes up the network's schedule every night of the week except Sundays in the fall, which remains devoted to NBC's only sure thing--NFL football.