Media and entertainment industry

This Monday, July 17, 2017, photo shows the Netflix logo on an iPhone. On Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, Netflix announced it is raising the price for its most popular U.S. video streaming plan by 10 percent in a move that may boost its profits, but slow the subscriber growth that drives its stock price. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)
October 05, 2017 - 5:50 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Netflix is raising the price for its most popular U.S. video streaming plan by 10 percent — a move aimed at bringing in more money to outbid HBO, Amazon and other rivals for addictive shows such as "Stranger Things." The change announced Thursday affects most of Netflix's 53...
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October 05, 2017 - 4:29 pm
LONDON (AP) — European soccer clubs, already awash with billions of new television money, will find it increasingly attractive to raise money in equity and debt markets as a result of their "more sophisticated" business models, credit ratings agency DBRS said Thursday. In a report, the agency said...
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Allison Easterbrooks pauses at a memorial for the people killed in Sunday's mass shooting on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017, in Las Vegas. Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor music concert on Sunday killing dozens and injuring hundreds. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
October 05, 2017 - 1:02 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 6:10 p.m. A Texas firearms dealer who had sold handguns to Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock in 2010 and 2011 remembers him coming into the shop last year with girlfriend Marilou Danley. Paul Peddle, who owns B & S...
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October 04, 2017 - 5:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Marni Walden, the executive in charge of Verizon's media business, is leaving the company. Verizon spokesman Bob Varettoni says she is leaving to pursue other opportunities and her departure has nothing to do with Tuesday's announcement of a bigger hack at Yahoo . Verizon acquired...
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Cleveland Browns quarterback DeShone Kizer (7) is pressured in the second half of an NFL football game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Sunday, Oct. 1, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/David Richard)
October 04, 2017 - 2:17 pm
BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Despite just one win after 20 games into a rebuilding project, Browns head of football operations Sashi Brown remains undeterred and confident. Brown met with reporters Wednesday in the lobby of the team's headquarters while the team practiced. He expressed disappointment that...
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October 04, 2017 - 3:40 am
MLB-SCHEDULE Yankees beat Twins to reach ALDS UNDATED (AP) — The New York Yankees are in the AL Division Series after rolling past the Twins in the wild-card game. The Yankees spotted Minnesota an early 3-0 lead before belting three home runs in an 8-4 victory in the Bronx. Didi Gregorius (DEE'-dee...
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October 04, 2017 - 2:28 am
NBA NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA is scrapping the East vs. West format for its All-Star Game and will have captains pick teams this season. The league said Tuesday that the leading vote-getter from each conference will choose teams from the pool of players who were voted as starters and reserves. The...
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Investigators work at a festival grounds across the street from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Las Vegas. Authorities said Stephen Craig Paddock broke windows on the casino and began firing with a cache of weapons, killing dozens and injuring hundreds at the music festival on Sunday. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
October 04, 2017 - 1:01 am
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on the mass shooting in Las Vegas (all times local): 9:45 p.m. An official in the Philippines says the Las Vegas shooter's girlfriend was in that country at the time of the attack. Marilou Danley arrived in Los Angeles on a flight from Manila Tuesday night and was met by...
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October 03, 2017 - 10:45 pm
MLB-SCHEDULE Yankees leading Twins UNDATED (AP) — It took the New York Yankees and Minnesota Twins about two hours to play the first four innings of their AL wild-card game. Home run trots and pitching changes had a lot to do with the slow pace as the Yankees carried a 7-4 lead into the bottom of...
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In this image taken Sept. 17, 20, 2017, and provided by Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Ted Leonsis, left, chairman and CEO of Monumental Sports & Entertainment, sits with billionaire executive Laurene Powell Jobs during a basketball game in Washington, D.C. Powell Jobs has agreed to buy a 20 percent stake in Ted Leonsis' Monumental Sports & Entertainment., pending approval from the NBA and NHL. Monumental owns the Washington Wizards, Capitals, Mystics and the Arena Football League's Washington Valor and Baltimore Brigade. (Barbara Kinney/Monumental Sports & Entertainment via AP)
October 03, 2017 - 8:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Billionaire executive Laurene Powell Jobs has agreed to buy a 20 percent stake in Ted Leonsis' Monumental Sports & Entertainment. A spokeswoman for Monumental confirmed to The Associated Press that there is an agreement in place with Powell Jobs pending approval from the NBA...
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