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  • Disney reveals image of Shanghai resort's 'Pirates'-themed land

    Disney reveals image of Shanghai resort's 'Pirates'-themed land
    Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Robert Iger said at the company's annual meeting Tuesday that the company’s forthcoming Shanghai Disney Resort would include an attraction based on the "Pirates of the Caribbean" film franchise.  That...
  • Jerry Bruckheimer: What is his best movie? [Poll]

    The news Thursday that the Walt Disney Co. and producer Jerry Bruckheimer would not renew their deal with when it expires in 2014 was not a surprise, but it does mark the end of an era. With this summer's disappointing box office returns for the...
  • 'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high

     'Peter and the Starcatcher' writer Rick Elice flying high
    NEW YORK — Playwright Rick Elice calls the memorabilia-filled study in his Upper West Side apartment "the garage." It's a good term for the workshop of a self-described workaholic whose method is a combination of technical rigor, restless...
  • Rockefeller to introduce bill aimed at boosting online video

    Sen. Jay D. Rockefeller IV (D-W.Va.), chairman of the powerful Commerce Committee, is introducing a bill aimed at giving a boost to new digital video services that are trying to compete against established pay-television distributors. The Consumer...
  • Studios Find Their Best Hope for Offsetting a DVD Decline

    When Walt Disney Pictures releases "Iron Man 3" on homevideo Sept. 24, it won't be the first post-theatrical glimpse fans will get of the film after its theatrical run. The movie will be available for high-definition download three weeks earlier on a...
  • Did Disney Underestimate Fan Demand for 'Star Wars' at D23 Expo?

    The disappointment was palpable at D23 Expo as Walt Disney Studios promoted 11 movies that it will release through the end of 2015. Each film received a polished presentation, with some top talent on hand. But that didn't matter to some, since many of...
  • The perfect time for the 'Perfect American'

    The perfect time for the 'Perfect American'
    Philip Glass, who turned 76 the last day of January, held a large sway over opera and music during 2013. Walt Disney, who died 47 years ago this month, held his own sway over classical music and opera. One sway, moreover, led to and importantly...
  • Soap opera 'All My Children' washed up?

    Soap opera 'All My Children' washed up?
    It appears to be curtains again for "All My Children," the soap opera that ran four decades on ABC before being canceled, then resurrected as an Internet series. An actor on the series, Debbi Morgan, announced on Twitter that the show was "officially...
  • Soap fans lament suspension of 'One Life to Live'

    Soap fans lament suspension of 'One Life to Live'
    Anxious fans of the soap opera "One Life to Live" are wondering how many more lives their beloved daytime drama might have. Prospect Park -- the entertainment company behind the revival of "One Life to Live" and another canceled ABC soap, "All My...
  • Black daytime TV hosts are among the most bankable stars

    In daytime television, black is the new black. Television programmers, in their search for the next big thing, have found that charismatic African American entertainers are potent magnets who attract mainstream and ethnically diverse audiences. This...
  • Shanghai Disney Resort could be bigger than Disneyland

    Shanghai Disney Resort could be bigger than Disneyland
    When it comes to theme parks, the Walt Disney Co. could have a new No. 2 – Shanghai Disney Resort. Speaking at the UBS 41st annual Global Media and Communications Conference on Tuesday, Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo said that Disney’s...
  • Pay package for Disney CEO Robert Iger falls 15% in fiscal 2013

    Pay package for Disney CEO Robert Iger falls 15% in fiscal 2013
    Robert Iger, the chairman and chief executive of the Walt Disney Co., saw his compensation package drop last year. Iger, 62, received total compensation of $34.3 million for the 2013 fiscal year that ended Sept. 28, down about 15% from the previous year...
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  • Civil jury rules in favor of former BART officer, denies award to father of Oscar Grant III

    SAN FRANCISCO A federal jury on Tuesday ruled in favor of former Bay Area Rapid Transit officer Johannes Mehserle in a civil case over the fatal shooting of Oscar Grant III at the Fruitvale BART station in 2009.
  • Civil jury gets case against former BART officer in Oscar Grant shooting

    SAN FRANCISCO Jury deliberations began Monday at the civil trial against former Bay Area Rapid Transit Police Officer Johannes Mehserle over the Jan. 1, 2009, fatal shooting of Oscar Grant III on the Fruitvale BART station platform. "You're the first and...

    Father of Oscar Grant loses lawsuit against BART officer

    A federal jury decided unanimously Tuesday that the BART police officer who killed  Oscar Grant III in 2009 owed no compensation to Grant’s father, who was in prison during his son's life. Oscar Grant II filed the civil rights lawsuit and sought...

    Two former officers found not guilty in death of Kelly Thomas

    Two former Fullerton police officers were found not guilty on all charges Monday afternoon in the death of Kelly Thomas, a schizophrenic man they beat into unconsciousness as he cried out for help on a summer night more than two years ago. The Orange...

    Ex-BART officer must remain in prison during appeal

     
    A Los Angeles County Superior Court judge ruled Friday that a former Bay Area Rapid Transit police officer convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the shooting of an unarmed man on an Oakland train station platform should remain behind bars while...