TV News & Reviews

TV News & Reviews

Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for Feb. 19-25

DON'T MISS: "Big Little Lies" - A stellar cast featuring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Shailene Woodley and Laura Dern bolsters this juicy, seven-episode whodunit. Adapted by David E. Kelley from a bestselling novel, it's set in the tranquil coastal town of Monterey, where alpha females and trophy wives lead seemingly carefree lives in majestic homes. But the glossy picture-perfectionism is shattered when someone ends up dead during a swanky fund-raiser gala. 9 p.m. Sunday, HBO.

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TV review: 'Planet Earth II' is packed with wonders, stories and, finally, warnings

"Looking down from two miles above the surface of the Earth, it's impossible not to be impressed by the sheer grandeur and splendor and power of the natural world," says David Attenborough at the beginning of "Planet Earth II," the sequel to his landmark 2006 "Planet Earth." That globally popular series � the BBC estimates its viewership at half a billion � helped the world feel good about the money it had spent upgrading to high-definition television sets.

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Where Kansas City ranks nationally for TV sports ratings

Kansas Citians love their sport on TV. The Royals, Chiefs and Kansas basketball did especially well in local ratings in 2016, but so did some other events like the Summer Olympics. Does KC overachieve nationally when it comes to its TV sports interests?
Jeff Patterson The Kansas City Star
Where Kansas City ranks nationally for TV sports ratings 1:17

Where Kansas City ranks nationally for TV sports ratings

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How Mary Tyler Moore changed television

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KC bar hopping with George Wendt and friends

'Stranger Things' mash-up with 'A Charlie Brown Christmas' 0:50

'Stranger Things' mash-up with 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'