November 29, 2013 |
Fitness comes in all shapes, sizes and ages. Lou Dobbs, 68, is the host of Fox Business Network's "Lou Dobbs Tonight," and he has sometimes struggled with his weight during a busy broadcasting career that has spanned more than four decades. Before hitting the airwaves, Dobbs was a football-playing farm boy who never had to worry about his weight because he was always on the move. But later, career demands derailed both his exercise regimen and his diet. With the help of his wife, he took control again.
November 21, 2013 |
For more than 40 years, Barrett-Jackson Auction Co. has been one of largest collector-car auction houses in the world. Hundreds of the most sought-after, high-dollar automobiles cross their block in Scottsdale, Ariz.; Palm Beach, Fla.; Reno-Tahoe, Nev. and Las Vegas each year. But Craig Jackson, company chief executive, says the upcoming show in Scottsdale could be their biggest show ever. About 1,400 cars are set to be sold, including a red 1954 Plymouth Belmont one-off concept car, a maroon 1929 Duesenberg SJ Lebaron “Sweep Panel” Dual Cowl Phaeton, and a cherry 1967 Chevrolet Corvette L88. LIVE: The latest photos, facts from LA Auto Show The auction, set for Jan. 12-19, will air live on national TV for nearly 40 hours on Fox Sports 1 and 2, Fox Business and the National Geographic Channel.
November 19, 2013 |
After the coffee. Before drinking more coffee because I'm on no sleep! The Skinny: Last Monday, I was up late breaking news about New York Times reporter Brian Stelter going to CNN. Last night, I was up even later breaking news about the latest in the Nikki Finke-Jay Penske battle (see below). Hope I get to go back to breaking news about media instead of about media reporters I compete against! In today's roundup, ABC had high hopes for "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. " but after a strong start, the show has lost some luster.
February 27, 2013 |
After the coffee. Before seeing my accountant. The Skinny: I finally got a new BlackBerry. Laugh away, but I like having a keypad. Wednesday's stories include the start of a civil war in the TV business, a look at new Dodgers owner Guggenheim Partners, and DreamWorks taking a big write-down. Daily Dose: The battle among business news channels is heating up. In recent weeks, CNBC bookers (the folks who line up guests) have been telling people they can't come on CNBC if they also go on Fox Business or Bloomberg.
November 5, 2012 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week Nov. 4 - 10 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES Chef Race: U.K. vs U.S.: This new episode features the challenge of pizza trucks with wood-burning ovens on board (7 and 10 p.m. BBC America). Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition: After winning the right to pick all the dance assignments a mom makes her choices based on the other dancers' weaknesses, which has the other moms feeling betrayed in this new episode (9 p.m. Lifetime)
October 21, 2012 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 21 - 27 in PDF format This week's TV Movies SERIES Richard Hammond's Crash Course: Richard Hammond has less than five days to learn to become a Hollywood stuntman in the season premiere (7 and 10 p.m. BBC America). Switched at Birth: The verdict comes in from the trial, and Daphne and Jeff (Katie Leclerc, Justin Bruening) confront a major obstacle in their relationship, while Bay and Zarra (Vanessa Marano, Tania Raymonde)