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Old habits die hard: Parole board unconvinced Garth Drabinsky has changed his ways Garth Drabinsky once bestrode the Canada's entertainment industry like a colossus. He owned movie theatres, he produced movies and he brought major Broadway shows to the Canadian stage. Now he's reduced to trying to convince a parole board to let … Continue reading → 12/3/2013 - 2:59 pm | View Link
Hunger Games sequel catches fire, but Lions Gate shares fizzle Showing good, but analysts expected more 11/25/2013 - 1:31 pm | View Link
What's a Santa rally, and will there be one this year? Markets climb today on Iran deal 11/25/2013 - 7:46 am | View Link
BSkyB shareholders revolt over pay BSkyB shareholders have protested against chief executive Jeremy Darroch's £7m pay package but re-appointed James Murdoch as a non-executive director. 11/22/2013 - 10:22 am | View Link
Report: News Corp. board approves company split Its stock has jumped 11 percent since the news of the proposed split emerged. Under the proposal, News Corp. will be divided into two publicly ... The other will be an entertainment company that includes Fox News channel, the Fox broadcast TV network ... 06/27/2012 - 6:20 pm | View Link
Report: News Corp. board approves company split Its stock has jumped 11 percent since the news of the proposed split emerged. Under the proposal, News Corp. will be divided into two ... The other will be an entertainment company that includes Fox News channel, the Fox broadcast TV network ... 06/27/2012 - 5:21 pm | View Link
Report: News Corp. board approves split plan News Corp.’s board of directors approved a plan to split the media conglom in two, separating the publishing business from the faster-growing showbiz assets, the Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday citing a person familiar with the situation. 06/27/2012 - 4:33 pm | View Link
Report News Corp Split-up Could Come Today Rupert Murdoch has confirmed that he is planning to split his giant News Corp media empire in two. They will not be of equal size, however. His entertainment division, composed primarily of 20th Century Fox studios, the Fox television network, the Fox News ... 06/27/2012 - 6:41 am | View Link
Report: News Corp. considers splitting into 2 cos. Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. is reportedly considering splitting its publishing and entertainment businesses into two companies. The Wall Street Journal, citing people familiar with the matter it did not name, reported late Monday that a split would put the ... 06/26/2012 - 12:34 am | View Link
Louis Chenevert, the aerospace and building-systems manufacturer's chairman and chief executive, gave the outlook Thursday at a meeting with investors in New York.
United Technologies' 2013 revenue outlook remains about $63 billion, in line with analysts' forecast of $63.1 billion.
Instagram on Thursday announced a new messaging feature, called Instagram Direct, that adds a more private element to the photo-sharing app
With this new feature, will Instagram now go head to head with Snapchat?
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The two apps have many more similarities than they did even 12 hours ago, and it appears Facebook is hoping Instagram can compete with Snapchat.
The November NPD report on the videogame industry is out, and while we don't have specific numbers, Sony says that its PS4 beat out Microsoft's Xbox One in total sales. It's unsurprising because the PS4 came out one week earlier, giving it a little more time to bulk up those numbers for the month.
Aereo wants to solve its legal issues with a winner-take-all meeting with broadcasters at the highest court in the land. To the winner go the digital spoils.
The streaming television company said today that it has decided not to oppose a recent petition brought by CBS, ABC, NBC, and Fox to the Supreme Court that requests Aereo be shut down for violating copyright law.
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Aereo streams local TV broadcasts to subscribers online and provides a cloud-based DVR service to record programs for later viewing.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) has a sobering new report finding identity theft cost Americans $10 billion more last year than all other property crimes measured by the National Crime Victimization Survey. While identity theft cost Americans $24.7 billion in 2012, losses for household burglary, motor vehicle theft, and property theft totaled just $14 billion.