Current TV Dismisses Keith Olbermann

Current TV says it has ejected Keith Olbermann from its talk-show lineup after less than a year. The network announced late Friday afternoon that "Countdown," the show Olbermann has hosted since last June, was to be replaced with a show hosted by

By BRIAN STELTER 10:06 pm | Updated For nearly a year now, Al Gore and Joel Hyatt have been building their liberal cable news channel, Current TV, with the mercurial television anchorman Keith Olbermann at its center. Current said on Friday afternoon

"21 Jump Street": Hollywood loves to recycle popular TV series. And you have to wonder why, as they're usually big disappointments. Still, not all TV-to-movie transfers reek. "The Fugitive," some of the "Star Trek" flicks, and the latest "Mission:

By BRIAN STELTER 10:06 pm | Updated For nearly a year now, Al Gore and Joel Hyatt have been building their liberal cable news channel, Current TV, with the mercurial television anchorman Keith Olbermann at its center. Current said on Friday afternoon

Olbermann's program will be replaced by "Viewpoint With Eliot Spitzer."