NEW YORK (AP) — Six of America's late-night television comedy hosts — five of them white men — turned serious after the nation's weekend of unrest following the death of George Floyd to suggest...
NEW YORK (AP) — With iPhones and Skype, Conan O'Brien is going back on the air.
The late-night host said he will resume putting out new episodes of TBS' “Conan” on March 30. His staff will...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show, starred aboard "McHale's Navy" and later voiced the role of Barnacle Boy...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Conan O'Brien has made peace with a man who heckled him not from the crowd but the courts.
O'Brien and several co-defendants, including his writing staff, agreed Thursday to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former first lady Michelle Obama and a host of celebrities will join thousands of students to celebrate college signing day.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Three late-night TV hosts have teamed up for a rare joint opening to respond to President Donald Trump.
Stephen Colbert's "The Late Show" on CBS and Jimmy Fallon's "The Tonight Show" on NBC began Tuesday with the taped segment in which the hosts video chat about comments Trump made about them Monday.
NEW YORK (AP) — For one week each May, some of television's best-known comics take on a new role as the little devils perched on the shoulders of their bosses.
Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert and Conan O'Brien delivered withering jokes at the expense of their industry this past week before advertisers gathered in venues like Radio City Music Hall and Carnegie Hall to hear what broadcast networks have in store for next season.
NEW YORK (AP) — Some top comedians — including John Oliver, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah and Conan O'Brien — helped raise money for military veterans Tuesday night at a raucous event at Madison Square Garden in which many of the best barbs were hurled at the current commander in chief.
NEW YORK (AP) — John Oliver, Jon Stewart, Trevor Noah and Conan O'Brien are headlining this year's Stand Up for Heroes fundraiser, which benefits injured veterans and their families.
Hisan Minhaj and John Mulaney are also on the bill for the Nov. 7 comedy event in New York.
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing calls to resign amid a raft of corruption investigations, but the only prodding he got from Conan O'Brien concerned his choice of dog treats.
The two traded barbs over a meal at the prime minister's residence as they tossed cucumbers to his dog, Kaya. Netanyahu quipped that the fluffy white dog is "paler than you," while the fair-skinned O'Brien offered that "if you try to give an American dog a cucumber, he would punch you."
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Families of those who died in Oakland inferno to sue building's owner, manager.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — What do Caitlyn Jenner, Tom Brady and the Washington Monument have in common?
They're all subjects of punchlines Conan O'Brien is accused of ripping off — and that's no joke.
O'Brien lost an effort to toss out a federal copyright infringement lawsuit in San Diego last week, potentially setting up a novel trial over comic creativity and the value of laughter.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The towering U.S. television host Conan O'Brien is drawing stares in Mexico, where he's taping an episode of his show in a bid to "do something positive" about the tensions in U.S.-Mexico relations.
O'Brien, who is 6-feet-4, arrived late last week and has spent part of his time in Mexico City strolling the streets, greeting people and trying the food.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Late-night hosts pivoted from candidate Donald Trump to President-elect Trump, combining punch lines and audience group counseling after the billionaire's defeat of Hillary Clinton.
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — Max Weinberg, the drummer for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, has paid $2 million for a vacant lakefront lot with mountain views in New York's Adirondacks.
The Adirondack Daily Enterprise reports (http://bit.ly/2eA68ez ) Essex County property records show Weinberg and his wife, Rebecca, recently bought the 1.8-acre lot on Lake Placid's east shore from a family that was forced to tear down a boat house last year because they didn't have the proper permit.
NEW YORK (AP) — Conan O'Brien credits his "good agent" for his latest gig — host of the Nobel Peace Prize concert.
The annual event is set for Dec. 11 in Oslo, Norway. Halsey will perform. Previous hosts include Jay Leno and Sarah Jessica Parker, while entertainment has ranged from Mary J. Blige to Paul McCartney.
O'Brien, who hosts his own late-night show, "Conan," on TBS, said in statement Thursday that it was an honor to host the concert. He jokingly thanked his agent.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Better Call Saul" star Bob Odenkirk has nabbed a book deal to write essays about his life and comic journey.
Random House announced Wednesday that the still-untitled book will explore Odenkirk's career working at Chicago's Second City to writing and acting on "Saturday Night Live," ''Late Night with Conan O'Brien," ''Mr. Show," ''Breaking Bad" and "Better Call Saul."
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — A Roger Ailes lookalike smoothed the way for Triumph, the Comic Insult Dog, at the Republican National Convention.
Robert Smigel, the writer-comedian who brings the Triumph puppet to life, worked the Republican and Democratic conventions for "Triumph's Summer Election Special 2016," debuting Aug. 11 on Hulu. He brought an Ailes impersonator to the Republican event in Cleveland.
"'I'm with Roger Ailes,'" Smigel said he told gatekeepers...
Comic-Con International, now in its 47th year, draws thousands to San Diego's Gaslamp District every July, but not all of those people are actually attending the four-day convention.
If you didn't manage to score a badge this year, that doesn't mean you can't take part in all the glorious nerdy fun, and you might not even have to stand in a line overnight to do it.
There will be a slew of events outside of the convention center to appease your inner geek that are...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Two best friends from Rhode Island are living their dream of making an epic zombie movie and becoming celebrities.
Sam Suchmann and Mattie Zufelt, both 20, have Down syndrome.
"Down syndrome causes us to think slower than others, but we don't let that get in the way," Suchmann says. "Because we're naturally amazing."
Their movie, "Spring Break Zombie Massacre ," premiered in...