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4:23pm

Mon September 2, 2013

3:04pm

Sun September 1, 2013
Television

'Cold Justice' Is Coming To A Small Town (And TV) Near You

Originally published on Sun September 1, 2013 4:18 pm

In her 21 years as a prosecutor, Kelly Siegler successfully tried 68 murder cases.
John Nowak

Television has served up sass and brass with its female crime solvers for decades: Angie Dickenson in Police Woman, in the 1970s, Cagney and Lacey in the 80s, and the modern duo Rizzoli and Isles on TNT.

This fall, that network has decided to forget the script. It has two more sleuths who've already cracked thousands of real crime scenes and racked up dozens of victories in court.

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5:44am

Sun September 1, 2013
World

British Journalist And TV Personality Sir David Frost Dies At 74

Originally published on Sun September 1, 2013 5:20 pm

Sir David Frost arrives at London's Downing Street in April 2009.
Dan Kitwood Getty Images

Veteran British journalist and broadcaster Sir David Frost has died from a suspected heart attack while aboard a luxury cruise ship. He was 74.

The Guardian and The Daily Mail both report that Frost was giving a speech aboard the Queen Elizabeth II, en route from Southampton to Lisbon, when he collapsed.

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3:56pm

Fri August 23, 2013
The Two-Way

Discrimination Suit Dropped Against TV's Paula Deen

Originally published on Fri August 23, 2013 5:28 pm

Cooking show host Paula Deen in an appearance on Fox & Friends last December.
Slaven Vlasic Getty Images

An agreement has been reached to dismiss a sexual harassment and discrimination suit against Food Network personality Paula Deen and her brother.

The Associated Press reports that a document filed in U.S. District Court in Savannah, Ga., said the parties had reached agreement "without any award or fees to any party."

Lisa Jackson — a former employee of Uncle Bubba's Seafood and Oyster House, a restaurant owned by Deen and her brother, Bubba Hiers — charged that she suffered from sexual harassment and racial discrimination.

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10:05am

Fri August 23, 2013
Business

Time Warner Offers Customers Free Antennas To Watch CBS

Originally published on Fri August 23, 2013 1:25 pm

The CBS headquarters seen on August 2, 2013 in New York City.
Andrew Burton Getty Images

Time Warner Cable has come up with an old-school solution for the CBS blackout: In an email to customers, the provider offered free antennas for subscribers who wish to watch CBS.

If you remember, Time Warner and CBS have been fighting over retransmission consent fees. The failure to reach an agreement means that for close to three weeks, Time Warner customers in some big markets have been unable to watch CBS through the cable company.

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