Does Live TV work for sports and news? Perk Support October 11, 2014 20:30 Follow Yes! Live TV is able to detect nationally broadcasted sports and news programs. Related articles Will Live TV work if I'm watching a show or movie that I've recorded? How do I get open Live TV in Perk TV? Which Perk Apps Are No Longer Available for Download? I'm not able to launch a commercial break manually, why? What if commercial breaks are not launching automatically? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.