| Jun 12, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Margaret Loesch will step down as prexy-CEO of Hub Network at year's end when her contract expires.
The kidvid vet spearheaded the launch of the joint venture between Discovery Communications and toy maker Hasbro in October 2010. The cabler, formerly...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 6:30 PM
There are still plenty of moviegoers who don't know who Rocket Raccoon or Groot are yet, but that hasn't scared off licensing partners from turning the "Guardians of the Galaxy" characters into toys or plastering them on T-shirts.
When signing on to...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
After the coffee. Before deciding who to root for in the Stanley Cup.
The Skinny: I'm not a hockey fan, but I did watch the Kings' overtime win. Now I have a dilemma. Do I root for the Kings or do I root for the Rangers because in my heart I'm a New...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 3:30 AM
Reports: Chicago Fed National Activity Index for March, March leading indicators
Local earnings: None
Other earnings: Haliburton Co., Hasbro Inc., Kimberly-Clark Corp., Netflix Inc. and others
| May 20, 2014
| 6:47 PM
"Jem and the Holograms," the upcoming live-action adaptation of Hasbro's 1980s animated series about a young woman who moonlights as a rock star, just got an infusion of '80s flair and rock 'n' roll edge, adding Molly Ringwald and Juliette Lewis to the...
| May 22, 2014
ScreenHits, a startup that runs an online marketplace for global buyers of TV shows and films, is gearing up to launch a service that will let consumers watch television pilots that haven't been picked up -- promising a new revenue stream for producers...
| May 28, 2014
| 5:00 AM
About five weeks before they began filming "Jem and the Holograms" in Los Angeles, producers of the movie took an unusual step by Hollywood standards.
They announced plans to revive the 1980s cult TV series in a video to their fans posted on the...
| May 22, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Juliette Lewis and Molly Ringwald have been added to Jon M. Chu's live-action version of the Hasbro cartoon "Jem and the Holograms."
Their roles have not been revealed as of yet.
Ringwald is known as one of the brat pack as she starred in the 1980's...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 2:04 PM
The stock market logged its longest winning streak in six months Monday as another big week for company earnings began.
Halliburton, an oil and gas drilling company, rose after reporting a first quarter profit on rising revenue in the Middle East and...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Port Canaveral may have lost a Dream, but now it has some Sunshine.
The Carnival Sunshine arrived this week to replace the Carnival Dream, which had sailed out of Central Florida since its debut in 2009. The Sunshine, while smaller, is one of Carnival...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 1:33 PM
All Willie Nelson pot-smoking jokes aside, Sunday afternoon's Stuart House benefit at the John Varvatos boutique in West Hollywood -- including a musical performance by the country singer and sons Lukas and Micah -- marked a serious high point in the...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Nashville" actress Aubrey Peeples has been cast as the title character in the live-action adaptation of the popular 1980s cartoon "Jem and the Holograms."
Stefanie Scott, "Pretty Little Liars" thesp Aurora Perrineau and Hayley Kiyoko have also joined...