Pelley out, Mason temporarily in as CBS evening news anchor

CBS’ effort to brand itself as the home of hard-edged newscasts has achieved commercial success in the morning, but not so much in the evening — and “CBS Evening News” anchor Scott Pelley paid the price for it with his job. The network announced Wednesday that Pelley will return full time to “60 Minutes,” the…

​Computex 2017: Always Connected PC sounds great, but we’ll have to wait

New ARM processors for mobile devices tailored to AI and VR In separate events at Computex, Qualcomm and Microsoft made a compelling case for a new class of thin, fanless laptops with broadband wireless, significantly longer battery life, and the full Windows 10 experience. And, as expected, the companies announced that several major OEMs, including…

Most Shocking Moments on the Bachelor and Bachelorette

Even casual Bachelor and Bachelorette viewers know the show, which premiered back in 2002, brings the drama. And in a show packed with can’t-believe-it twists and turns throughout each season, it takes a special something to stand out above the rest — and these 11 do just that! 1. DeMario has a girlfriend: The Bachelorette, season 13 On…

Lenovo, Asus, and HP will make Windows laptops that use mobile chips

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.Robert Galbraith/Reuters Microsoft would probably like you to forget about Windows RT. The company’s 2012 attempt at creating a “lite” version of its Windows operating system — the poorly received Windows 8, to be specific — Windows RT ran only on simplified ARM processors, the same kind of internal chips that power…

Keri Russell and Scott Speedman Gleefully Talk ‘Felicity’ Reunion

7:25 AM PDT 5/31/2017 by Lorena O’Neil Speedman also talks about being a “disaster of a boyfriend” to Russell back when they filmed the show together. Fans who shipped Felicity and Ben were given a gift on Tuesday when Keri Russell and Scott Speedman were interviewed together on Jimmy Kimmel Live. The former Felicity couple are…

Olivia Newton-John’s 68 Greatest Songs, Ranked!

by snicks 5h ago Olivia Newton-John is a musical icon and one of our all-time greatest allies. For more than forty years she’s been brightening our lives with her talent and positivity, and crossed genres from country and pop to disco and beyond. Below, we shine a light on her musical oeuvre with a ranking…

Anthony Mason Named Interim Anchor of ‘CBS Evening News’

6:43 AM PDT 5/31/2017 by Marisa Guthrie Scott Pelley was pushed out as the regular host of the program. Anthony Mason will serve as interim anchor of the CBS Evening News after Scott Pelley was pushed out of the chair. Pelley will return on Monday’s broadcast to say farewell to viewers.  Mason has served as among…

The Complex Gender Politics of the ‘Wonder Woman’ Movie

Can Patty Jenkins make the superhero world safe for female directors? Warner Bros. gambles $150 million on its first woman-centered comic book movie with a filmmaker whose only prior big-screen credit was an $8 million indie: “I can’t take on the history of 50 percent of the population just because I’m a woman.” Patty Jenkins…