This Nov. 15, 1983 photo shows William G. (Jerry) Buck, a columnist who chronicled the television industry for The Associated Press in New York and Los Angeles, during his AP career. Buck died Friday, Aug. 26, 2016, at age 85. During his career he wrote about the rise of cable television, the videocassette and the growth of political TV coverage, among many other topics. (AP Photo/Wally Fong)

Longtime Associated Press TV columnist Jerry Buck dies at 85

LOS ANGELES (AP) — William G. (Jerry) Buck, a columnist who chronicled the television industry for The Associated Press in New York and Los …