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  1. Twitch pushes video games to come of age as spectator sport

    The online network Twitch attracts millions of visitors, most of whom watch live and recorded footage of other people playing video games —in much the same way that football fans tune in to ESPN.

    • 2:48 PM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    TV foodie Guy Fieri having an eventful summer

    Last month, Guy Fieri, the tatted-up, spike-haired star of Food Network's 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives' opened Guy Fieri's Chophouse at Bally's Atlantic City. Last week, he saw the second-season debut of 'Rachael vs. Guy: Kids Cook-Off.'

    • 2:58 PM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    Scots are hot: TV's 'Outlander' sparks local lore, kilt following

    Women on both sides of the Atlantic share a secret: Scots are hot. If a Scotsman wears a kilt and speaks in a heavy Scottish brogue, more's the better.

    • 2:44 PM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    Jumping into streaming TV can get convoluted

    Streaming devices link the TV to the Internet so users can watch Netflix or Hulu on the bigger screen, giving them a far wider choice of programming than cable or satellite services can. But that's where it can be confusing and frustrating.

  2. As a new TV season approaches, fave shows get ready to sign off

    If we're just about at the beginning of a new TV season, why does it feel so much like things are ending? Maybe because they are: 'Sons of Anarchy,' 'The Newsroom,' 'Mad Men' and more.

    • 11:40 AM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    NBC News says Chelsea Clinton quits as reporter

    New York — Chelsea Clinton said Friday she is quitting her job as a reporter at NBC News, citing increased work at the Clinton Foundation and imminent birth of her first child.

    • 2:40 PM, Aug. 29, 2014
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    WXYZ-TV opening location in Detroit's downtown

    Detroit Southfield-based WXYZ-TV (Channel 7) is expanding its operations by opening a downtown location in the former Chase Tower.

    • 8:50 AM, Aug. 28, 2014
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    Diane Sawyer exits as ABC's evening news anchor

    New York — Diane Sawyer signed off as anchor of ABC's 'World News' on Wednesday, telling viewers that it has been wonderful to be the 'home port' of the network's news team each weeknight.

    • 9:53 AM, Aug. 26, 2014
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    'Breaking Bad' goes out with big Emmy wins

    'Breaking Bad' went out on top. The series about a high school chemistry teacher turned drug lord won five Emmys for its final season on Monday, including Outstanding Drama Series and trophies for its three lead actors.

    • 7:08 PM, Aug. 26, 2014
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    Detroiter wins truTV design title

    Artist and former Ford Motor Co. chief designer Camilo Pardo defeated competitor Bryan Thompson for the top prize on truTV's 'Motor City Masters.'

    • 10:35 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    '24' star Mary Lynn Rajskub brings her comedy act home to Royal Oak club

    The comedy club was full Sunday night, which meant Trenton was pretty much empty. Twenty-six members of Mary Lynn Rajskub's immediate family were in Royal Oak for the show.

    • 7:30 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    TV shows influence what people wear

    As Don Draper & Co. are close to shuffling off to the great walk-in closet in the sky, it's worth looking at how some of the other shows vying for Emmy gold this year have affected what the world is wearing.

    • 12:24 AM, Aug. 26, 2014
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    Winners of the 66th Emmy Awards

    List of winners at Monday's 66th annual Primetime Emmy Awards presented by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences:

    • 5:21 PM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    Detroit ties fuel showdown on 'Motor City Masters'

    When the season finale of 'Motor City Masters' airs Tuesday, Detroiter and former Ford designer Camilo Pardo will go up against Bryan Thompson, a former College for Creative Studies student who has designed and built music video sets for pop star Katy Perry.

    • 10:49 AM, Aug. 25, 2014
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    'Dora the Explorer' is growing up and getting a spinoff series

    'Dora and Friends: Into the City,' a spinoff of sorts to 'Dora the Explorer,' airs Mondays on Nickelodeon. The bilingual tot with the unmistakable bangs is now ...

    • 7:47 PM, Aug. 22, 2014
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    Emmy meeny, miny, moe

    Watching the Emmy ceremony last year produced a nasty case of whiplash as the evening veered wildly between rewarding the expected winners ('Modern Family,' ...

    • 12:43 PM, Aug. 20, 2014
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    'Top Chef' new season to feature Root Restaurant's executive chef

    Chef James Rigato of Howell, executive chef of the Root Restaurant & Bar in White Lake, will be one of 16 cooking experts to compete on the popular Bravo show.

    • 7:40 PM, Aug. 19, 2014
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    Attitude toward TV sees rise as programs evolve

    A survey of 700 people in the U.S. with Internet and television connections found that 28 percent said they're watching more television. That may not seem like ...

    • 10:58 AM, Aug. 19, 2014
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    Longtime 'SNL' announcer Don Pardo dies at 96

    New York — Few would recognize his face, but most knew his voice: the booming baritone that for nearly four decades heralded 'Saturday Night Live.'

    • 2:13 PM, Aug. 15, 2014
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    '4th and Loud' shows how Gene Simmons, Paul Stanley rock arena football

    Driven by the merchandising wizardry of Simmons, KISS has lent its name to the Arena Football League team located in Los Angeles. The exploits of the band ...

    • 2:37 PM, Aug. 15, 2014
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    'Bite This With Nadia G' visits Detroit on Monday

    A Detroit-centric episode of 'Bite This With Nadia G' debuts on the Cooking Channel at 10 p.m. Monday. The host visited three Metro Detroit restaurants.

    • 10:01 PM, Aug. 15, 2014
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    WDIV weatherman leaving for sunnier skies to be pastor of Novi church

    Today is longtime meteorologist Chuck Gaidica's last day on WDIV's weather desk.

    • 3:17 PM, Aug. 15, 2014
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    'Captivated' shows how justice fell to infotainment with Pamela Smart

    The power of the media to mess with minds and lives is on full ugly display in 'Captivated,' a documentary that tracks both a likely miscarriage of justice and ...

    • 5:19 PM, Aug. 15, 2014
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    'Detroit Rubber' returns Monday for second season

    'Detroit Rubber,' the web series that follows the exploits of Royal Oak sneaker boutique Burn Rubber, will kick off its second season at 1 p.m. Monday on ...

    • 7:15 PM, Aug. 14, 2014
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    Series like 'Orange Is the New Black' show TV prison is not such a confining setting

    Movies have been going to prison for years, embracing themes of incarceration from 'Jailhouse Rock' to 'The Shawshank Redemption.' Television, though, has been ...

    • 11:11 PM, Aug. 14, 2014
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    Mich. 'Big Brother' superfan Franzel ousted from house, but could move back in

    Nicole Franzel, the 'Big Brother' superfan from Ubly, Mich. (in the thumb, population 800), was voted off the CBS reality show during Thursday's live eviction ...

    • 1:52 PM, Aug. 13, 2014
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    Robin Williams had strong memories of time living in Metro Detroit

    Robin Williams didn't live in Metro Detroit for a long time, but he had vivid memories of his years living in Bloomfield Hills, when he was a student at ...

    • 9:03 PM, Aug. 12, 2014
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    Al Jazeera America often misses local Middle Eastern perspective

    Now, just under a year after the network launched and set up bureaus in Detroit and 11 other cities across the country, some say Metro Detroiters of Middle ...

  3. WOMC's 'Radio Recall' brings back DJs for Dream Cruise

    Tying in with this weekend's Woodward Dream Cruise, WOMC-FM (104.3) will be broadcasting 'Radio Recall,' a look back at the classic Detroit disc jockeys — and ...

    • 10:03 PM, Aug. 12, 2014
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    Morgan Spurlock's '7 Deadly Sins' goes to extremes

    '7 Deadly Sins' centers each of its episodes on one of Christianity's famous cardinal sins. And in true pay-cable fashion, it's interested in nothing less than ...

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