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People and rescuers gather after an eight story building collapsed in Savar, Bangladesh. (AP Photo)

Brands risk image in varying Bangladesh responses

MUMBAI, India (AP) — Global clothing brands involved in Bangladesh’s troubled garment industry responded in starkly different ways to the building collapse that killed more than 600 people. Some quickly acknowledged their links to the […]

05/06/2013

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Disney, News Corp. ‘finalizing’ plans for Hulu

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney and News Corp. are “finalizing” their future plans for Hulu as the online video streaming service prepares for the departure of CEO Jason Kilar.

03/15/2013

James Franco and Michelle Williams in scene from movie "Oz the Great and Powerful." (Photo: Disney Enterprises/AP)

Disney’s ‘Oz’ bewitches box office with $80M debut

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Oz the Great and the Powerful” clicked with moviegoers. Disney’s 3-D prequel to the classic L. Frank Baum tale “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” debuted in first place and earned $80.3 million at the weekend box office

03/10/2013

Disneyland monorail temporarily shut down

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The monorail at Disneyland was temporarily shut down after a wheel fell off and some smoke appeared. The Orange County Register reports the incident occurred about 10:20 a.m. Monday when a wheel fell off of one car.

02/19/2013

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Roman Tsunder on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Roman Tsunder, the founder and co-chair of PTTOW!, an invite-only, member network and summit that brings together inspiring leaders from the world’s most innovative companies, along with cultural icons, to showcase game changing projects and fuel transformational media partnerships shaping today’s culture.

02/18/2013

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Jim Goodman on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Jim Goodman, who registered and developed the first generation of Ticketmaster Online, which led to the launch of the original Ticketmaster Online in 1994.

02/12/2013

Disney defends new Hispanic-influenced princess

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The Walt Disney Co. is defending its newest princess following a backlash over her Hispanic-influenced ethnicity. A new character named Sofia will star in the TV movie “Sofia the First: Once […]

10/23/2012

'Lone Ranger' crew member drowns on LA-area set

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Authorities are investigating the apparently drowning of a crew member who was working on a set for upcoming “The Lone Ranger” film. Coroner’s spokesman Ed Winter says a 48-year-old man was […]

09/21/2012

Lawsuit filed against Disney alleges religious discrimination

(CNS) – An ex-Disney employee filed a federal lawsuit today against her former employer, alleging she was discriminated against and harassed because of her religious beliefs. Imane Boudlal, a 28-year-old U.S. citizen who was born […]

08/13/2012

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