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History Takes A Gamble With 'Vikings'

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK | Posted 05.01.2013 | TV

ASHFORD, Ireland — If historical fiction guru Michael Hirst has his way, a legendary Viking raider named Ragnar soon will conquer North America ...

Jaweed Kaleem

Premiere Coming For Monumental, 10-Hour 'Bible' Miniseries | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 03.03.2013 | Religion

One is best known for playing a kind-hearted angel on a hit television drama. The other is the man behind more than a dozen record-breaking reality sh...

Making The Bible a Daunting, Deep Experience

Roma Downey and Mark Burnett | Posted 04.30.2013 | Religion
Roma Downey and Mark Burnett

2013-02-28-ScreenShot20130228at1.15.44PM.pngWhen you make a miniseries about the Bible, you're bound to learn a thing or two about miracles. And we certainly did.

Vikings Should Provide the History Channel With Another Hit

Jackie K. Cooper | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
Jackie K. Cooper

Vikings is not a series that will appeal to everyone. For the fainthearted, it is much too brutal and bloody. On the other hand, for those who like action and adventure, it will become appointment TV.

'House' Star Heads To 'Scandal'

Posted 02.11.2013 | TV

"House" alumna Lisa Edelstein is heading to "Scandal," according to TVLine. Edelstein will play a new client who enlists the help of Olivia Pope a...

Is It Time to Make a Bold Move?

Don McNay | Posted 02.22.2013 | Business
Don McNay

Although I am the son of a professional gambler and a lifetime, self-employed entrepreneur, I preach a gospel of being risk-averse when it comes to money. I want people to be secure and have a safety net before they roll the dice on an investment.

'Pawn Stars' Cast Involved In Major Lawsuit

Posted 12.12.2012 | TV

The "Pawn Stars" cast is facing a major lawsuit. Cast members Richard B. Harrison, Richard K. Harrison, Richard C. Harrison and Austen Russell are ...

Miley Cyrus To Star In 'Bonnie And Clyde'?

Posted 09.29.2012 | TV

Have you ever compared Miley Cyrus to Faye Dunaway? Thanks to a new project from Lifetime and the History Channel, that comparison is now inevitable, ...

Reality TV Star Allegedly Punched Girlfriend, Tried To Burn Her With Cigarette

AP | Posted 08.22.2012 | Crime

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — One of the stars of the TV reality show "Swamp People" has been arrested in Florida on domestic violence charges. Noce...

David Lohr

Former White Supremacist Gang Member Sues A&E For Endangering His Life | David Lohr | Posted 04.26.2012 | Crime

William Austin, a former white supremacist gang banger turned whistleblower and devout Christian, has filed a law suit against the A&E Television Netw...

GOP Lawmaker Blasts History Channel For Lack Of History

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

Sen. Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), has been a bit despondent lately -- not about the economy or the war in Afghanistan, but about the lack of history on th...

Eerie New Photos Show Titanic's Final Resting Place

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.08.2012 | Technology

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Researchers have pieced together what's believed to be the first comprehensive map of the entire 3-by-5-mile Titanic deb...

Mary Ford's Nephew Sells Les Paul's Guitar To The 'Pawn Stars'

Posted 01.24.2012 | TV

The "Pawn Stars" (Mon., 10 p.m. EST on History) were the envy of guitar enthusiasts everywhere when singer Mary Ford's nephew showed up with a guitar ...

WATCH: A History Lesson For The History Channel

Posted 01.10.2012 | Comedy

Informative viral video king C.G.P. Grey, who most recently explained why 2012 isn't the end of the world, is back with a quick little bone to pick, t...

History Channel Explores 'Mankind'

AP | By DAVID BAUDER | Posted 01.03.2012 | TV

NEW YORK -- After its successful series on the history of America in 2010, television's History channel is setting its sights even higher. The networ...

Redbone's Triumph And Tragedy On 'Big Shrimpin''

Posted 02.21.2012 | TV

It was a bittersweet moment of triumph for Captain Redbone and the crew of Miss Hannah on "Big Shrimpin'" (Thu., 10 p.m. EST on History). Captain Redb...

Counterfeit Money On 'Pawn Stars'

Posted 02.19.2012 | TV

You have to have a keen eye to be successful in a pawn shop. Rick Harrison picked up the nickname "The Spotter" because he can identify whether or not...

Lee Speigel

UFO Sightings Increase 67 Percent In 3 Years | Lee Speigel | Posted 10.26.2011 | Weird News

Unemployment, gas prices, and fear over global warming aren't the only things skyrocketing -- so are mysterious objects rocketing through the sky. ...

Lee Speigel

The Most Startling UFO Evidence Goes Under The History Channel's Microscope | Lee Speigel | Posted 12.15.2011 | Weird News

• In 1986, a Japan Airlines pilot saw what he described as an unidentified flying object over Alaska closely tailing his 747. He made an evasive mov...

'The Bible': Now An Epic TV Series... By 'Survivor' Creator

AP | By LYNN ELBER | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES -- As a kid in the 1960s, reality TV king Mark Burnett was thrilled by the special-effects miracle of a sundered Red Sea in "The Ten Comma...

'The Kennedys' Miniseries Savages Family, Alleged Affairs

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ask not what your country can do for you, but how you can savage a prominent family after its members have passed away. "The Kennedys," the brainch...

WATCH: Katie Holmes As Jackie Kennedy

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Now that a network has elected to air it, we can take a look at the controversial 'Kennedys' mini-series. The eight part series, produced by noted ...

The Kennedys

Nigel Hamilton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Nigel Hamilton

If you admire JFK's idealism and the spirit of civility and hope that he inspired in our nation, you will be appalled by Stephen Kronish's endlessly salacious entertainment at JFK's posthumous expense.

Breast Fondling, JFK's Affairs In Dropped 'The Kennedys' Miniseries

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

'The Kennedys' -- the eight part miniseries about the legendary family recently dropped by The History Channel -- does not make the political dynasty ...

The Top 10 Cable Networks Of 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Now that 2010 is drawing to a close, everyone's reflecting on the year behind us--even cable networks, who are touting their total ratings for the las...