Media and entertainment industry

This photo provided by Pandora shows Roger Lynch. Music service Pandora has named Lynch, the head of Dish’s streaming video service, as its CEO as it tackles competition from Spotify and other newer music apps. He’ll take over Sept. 18. Pandora said Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, that Lynch is the right leader because he has worked with media companies on new distribution models. (Pandora via AP)
August 14, 2017 - 5:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Music service Pandora named a new CEO on Monday as it wrestles with competition from Spotify and other newer streaming apps. Roger Lynch, the head of Dish's streaming video service, will take over the helm of the Oakland, California, company Sept. 18. Pandora said Lynch is the right...
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August 14, 2017 - 4:57 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Music service Pandora has named Roger Lynch, the head of Dish's streaming video service, as its CEO as it wrestles with competition from Spotify and other newer music apps. He'll take over Sept. 18. Pandora said Monday that Lynch is the right leader because he has worked with media...
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FILE - In this April 8, 2017, file photo, Shonda Rhimes attends the "Scandal" 100th Episode Celebration at Fig & Olive in West Hollywood, Calif. Netflix announced late Sunday, Aug. 13, that Rhimes and her company Shondaland had agreed to produce new series and context for the streaming service. Rhimes’ current hit shows, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away With Murder,” will continue to air on ABC. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
August 14, 2017 - 4:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix has lured Shonda Rhimes, the well-regarded creator of TV series "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," from ABC, its latest big get as media companies old and new fight for viewers' attention. The streaming service's announcement late Sunday comes just days after ABC owner Disney...
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FILE - In this April 8, 2017, file photo, Shonda Rhimes attends the "Scandal" 100th Episode Celebration at Fig & Olive in West Hollywood, Calif. Netflix announced late Sunday, Aug. 13, that Rhimes and her company Shondaland had agreed to produce new series and context for the streaming service. Rhimes’ current hit shows, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal” and “How to Get Away With Murder,” will continue to air on ABC. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)
August 14, 2017 - 2:13 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix has lured Shonda Rhimes, the well-regarded creator of TV series "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," from ABC — announcing its scoop just days after ABC owner Disney laid out plans to pull programming from Netflix. Netflix said Rhimes' Shondaland production company is moving to...
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Miami Marlins' Giancarlo Stanton, center, is congratulated by teammates after he hit a home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
August 14, 2017 - 2:07 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Given Giancarlo Stanton's recent home run binge, Derek Jeter may decide baseball's biggest contract is a bargain. Stanton signed a record $325 million, 13-year deal in 2014 with the Miami Marlins, and they still owe him about $300 million — an eye-popping number even to a former All-...
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This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Chris Pine, left, and Gal Gadot in a scene from, "Wonder Woman." The film, directed by Patty Jenkins, opens June 2. (Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)
August 14, 2017 - 2:15 am
NEW YORK (AP) — On their face, the numbers are grim. Movie ticket sales in North America are running roughly half a billion dollars behind last summer's box office, making this one of lowest-grossing summers in years. The 12.4 percent downturn comes at a critical juncture for Hollywood, with...
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August 13, 2017 - 2:06 pm
MIAMI (AP) — A person familiar with the situation says NBA Hall of Famer Michael Jordan has a small stake in Derek Jeter's investment group that reached an agreement to buy the Miami Marlins. The person confirmed Jordan's role to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Sunday because the...
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Miami Marlins president David Samson speaks to members of the media before a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
August 12, 2017 - 6:04 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Miami Marlins president David Samson says a signed $1.2 billion agreement has been submitted to Major League Baseball to sell the franchise to a group that includes former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter, and the team expects to close on the deal in early October. The MLB...
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In this Aug. 9, 2017 photo provided by the University of Arizona, Willem de Kooning's "Woman-Ochre" is readied for examination by Nathan Saxton, right, an exhibitions specialist, and Kristen Schmidt, a registrar, in Phoenix. More than three decades after thieves made off with the valuable painting from the University of Arizona Museum of Art, officials have recovered the long sought piece from an antique dealer in New Mexico. (University of Arizona via AP)
August 12, 2017 - 4:35 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — More than three decades after thieves made off with a valuable painting from the University of Arizona Museum of Art, officials say they have recovered the long sought piece from an antique dealer in New Mexico. Curators at the museum that was home to Willem de Kooning's "Woman-Ochre...
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This Jan. 24, 2017 photo shows senior hockey advisor to the Ottawa Senators, Bryan Murray, holding a signed Washington Capitals jersey as he is inducted as the first member of the Ottawa Senators new "ring of honour," in Ottawa. The Ottawa Senators say former NHL coach and general manager Bryan Murray has died at age 74. He was diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer in 2014. (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
August 12, 2017 - 4:33 pm
Bryan Murray, the longtime coach and general manager who worked in the NHL for 35 consecutive seasons, has died at 74. He was diagnosed in 2014 with colon cancer that he was told was incurable. Murray worked that season and another as general manager of the Ottawa Senators, who confirmed his death...
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