| Mar 13, 2013
| 6:34 PM
Baltimore County police seized $1.5 million worth of counterfeit merchandise after a raid at a Dundalk flea market last month, the department announced Wednesday.
Charges are pending against 19 people who rent space in the market, not the flea market...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 12:50 PM
As regulars perused handmade jewelry, discounted bedsheets, slightly-worn stuffed animals and other knick-knacks, dozens of Baltimore County police officers swarmed into a bustling Dundalk flea market Saturday morning to bust vendors allegedly selling...
| Apr 19, 1998
| 12:57 PM
Wholesome little Appleton, Wis., slips past the passenger window without arousing any visible interest in tonight's guest lecturer. A shop selling sewing machines. A Christian bookstore. The Martin School of Hair Design. Not very promising.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 1:53 PM
BEIJING (Reuters) - The website of China's biggest Internet video company Youku Tudou Inc was once a haven for illicit Hollywood blockbusters and hit South Korean soap operas, until it realised piracy really doesn't pay.
Now the company that controls...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 10:59 AM
"Getting hot" was the mantra for early 1930s Hollywood, that woolly period before the film industry's censorious Production Code was enforced with any consistency. Even within the confines of a particular Hollywood studio, the pre-Code movies could vary...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Darlene Briggs, chairperson of the Middlesex County Chamber of Commerce, announced that former United States Senator Christopher J. Dodd will speak to the Chamber at a Member Breakfast Meeting on Monday, Nov. 25.
Senator Dodd is now the chairman and...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 5:25 PM
La Cañada Flintridge residents helped city staff hash out the details for a revised film ordinance on Thursday night.
Twenty-two people, including representatives from the Motion Picture Association of America and the California Film Commission,...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:30 AM
HONG KONG -- Chinese online video market leader Youku Tudou said that it is near the end of its long march towards profitability.
The company, which got a major makeover last year when Youku acquired Tudou, reported a net loss of $35.7 million (RMB219...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 3:35 AM
By Michael Martina
BEIJING, Nov 14 (Reuters) - China faces steep intellectual
property rights challenges which undercut Beijing's efforts to
boost innovation, the U.S. ambassador said on Thursday, comments
that drew a rebuke from China's Foreign...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 2:16 PM
Can Harvard Lampoon give its Hobbit parody the same title as a local author's? The Wobbit is another example in a spate of duplicate titles that have been coming down the cultural pike.
Paul Erickson was doing that thing that writers do —...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Speaking on Friday to a San Fernando Valley business group, MPAA chairman Chris Dodd called for an expansion of California's production tax incentive program to include big-budget films, noting that the state has lost out to others on projects like the...
| Aug 24, 2013
When library trustees in north suburban Morton Grove learned that a 16-year-old employee would oversee the showing of an R-rated film at the institution, some of them requested that an adult take over the job.
The incident represents another page in the...