August 10, 2000
The CNN host splits his time between Los Angeles and Washington. Food, Glorious Food: My favorite restaurants are Spago, the Palm, Dining Room at Beverly Wilshire, Mr. Chow and, of course, Nate & Al's, where I eat breakfast every morning. I have a limited diet because I watch my health, so I eat the same thing at each of these spots--chicken, fish, salad. In other words my heart and weight are good. Fit as a Fiddle: Fitness is a part of my week and weekend.
September 8, 2010 |
After months of speculation, Piers Morgan, the British newspaper editor best-known to U.S. audiences as a judge on NBC's "America's Got Talent," has finally completed talks to take over Larry King's weeknight talk show on CNN. CNN, hoping to bolster its flagging prime-time lineup, has settled on Morgan after delicate and wide-ranging negotiations that cleared numerous obstacles, from the host's visa status to his role as a judge on NBC's summer...
March 5, 1987 |
Talk show host Larry King was released Wednesday from George Washington University Hospital, where he spent eight days recovering from a mild heart attack, Mutual Broadcasting System officials said.
August 26, 1998 |
It gets to you after a while, all this wild guessing on TV about President Clinton, Monica Lewinsky and Kenneth Starr, a case of conjecture based on speculation evolving into common wisdom through repeated exposure. But still, I find myself falling into the same trap. "I wonder who Larry King has on CNN tonight," I said to my wife Tuesday morning. "I'm betting Wolf Blitzer," she said. "Fifty-fifty it's Oliver North," I said. "If Larry does have on Oliver North, what do you think he'll say?"
September 13, 1992 |
Larry King, the host of CNN's highest-rated telecast, "Larry King Live," has become a major player in this year's presidential race. On Feb. 20, King's show made headlines around the world when Ross Perot announced his candidacy for the presidency. In July, the show was front-page news when Vice President Dan Quayle told King he would support his daughter if she had an abortion. Democratic presidential nominee Bill Clinton and running mate Al Gore also have found a forum on King's program.
December 20, 2010
King deserved better Re "The last of 'Larry King Live,' " Opinion, Dec. 16 Obviously, Meghan Daum is not, nor has she ever been, a fan of Larry King. And it is also quite possible that she doesn't like hosted talk shows. No problem. But the manner in which Daum infers that King hadn't a clue as to what he was talking about is over the top. King always was prepared, and he had the backup cards and salient material to prove it. As one of television's leading personalities for years, King did not need the few inches that The Times and Daum deigned to give him ?