American Idol

'American Idol' will return to TV

'American Idol' will return to TV

"American Idol" is returning to TV, just 16 months after the singing competition series was axed last year - after 15 seasons - because of plunging ratings.

The show, which had previously aired on Fox, will have a new home on ABC, the network announced early Tuesday morning on "Good Morning America."

That should come as good news to aspiring young vocalists who hope to emulate the success of Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, San Diego-bred dynamo Adam Lambert and the other "Idol" winners and runner-ups, who...