Stephen Colbert right at home on Letterman's 'Late Show'

What kind of talk show host will Stephen Colbert be once he assumes the late night mantle at CBS? His appearance Tuesday on "The Late Show with David Letterman" offered few clues. But there was something subtle I couldn't help noticing: Colbert's choice of eyewear.

Pakistan's army wants TV news channel shut down

Pakistan's powerful army has asked a government regulator to shut down a leading private news channel over what the military calls "false" reports that the country's intelligence service shot one of its top anchors.

Discovery to chronicle Everest avalanche

With its dreams of televising a daredevil's attempt to jump off Mount Everest over, the Discovery network said Tuesday it will instead make a documentary on last week's avalanche that killed more than a dozen mountain guides.

Matthew Rhys: Agent provocateur of 'The Americans'

NEW YORK - In person, Welsh actor Matthew Rhys is charmingly evasive. Rather than offering long-winded answers about himself, Rhys is just as likely to respond to a question with another question, a tendency which makes it easier to understand how he effortlessly slips into so many disparate identities on FX's Cold War drama "The Americans."