Media and entertainment industry

In this undated handout photo, actor Moayed al-Nefaei performs in the Saudi short film "Wasati," or "Moderate." Saudi Arabia has no movie theaters, but young Saudi filmmakers are on course to change that. As the kingdom cautiously embraces greater forms of entertainment, local filmmakers are creating a new frontier in Saudi art, using the internet to screen films and pushing boundaries of expression -- often with surprise backing from top royals. (Telfaz11 via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 6:32 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — With daring filmmakers, untold stories and entertainment-starved young people, Saudi Arabia has all the makings of a local movie industry — except for theaters. As the traditionally austere kingdom cautiously embraces more forms of entertainment, local filmmakers...
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In this undated handout photo, actor Moayed al-Nefaei performs in the Saudi short film "Wasati," or "Moderate." Saudi Arabia has no movie theaters, but young Saudi filmmakers are on course to change that. As the kingdom cautiously embraces greater forms of entertainment, local filmmakers are creating a new frontier in Saudi art, using the internet to screen films and pushing boundaries of expression -- often with surprise backing from top royals. (Telfaz11 via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 6:28 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — With daring filmmakers, untold stories and entertainment-starved young people, Saudi Arabia has all the makings of a local movie industry — except for theaters. As the traditionally austere kingdom cautiously embraces more forms of entertainment, local filmmakers...
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Employees of a building supply store load sheets of plywood for a customer in the back of a truck during preparation for Hurricane Irma, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Throughout Florida, officials and residents are making preparations, but forecasts indicate the Keys could take the country's first blow from the Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
September 06, 2017 - 5:13 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma and its impact on sports (all times local): ___ 5:05 p.m. Florida International isn't just relocating the football team to Birmingham, Alabama this week. The Panthers are sending members of eight teams on the trip because of the anticipated impact of...
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Employees of a building supply store load sheets of plywood for a customer in the back of a truck during preparation for Hurricane Irma, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Throughout Florida, officials and residents are making preparations, but forecasts indicate the Keys could take the country's first blow from the Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
September 06, 2017 - 3:19 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma and its impact on sports (all times local): ___ 3:15 p.m. The Florida Panthers are about to take their first road trip of the season, before the season even starts. Wary of Hurricane Irma's potential effect on the South Florida area, the Panthers' ownership...
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Employees of a building supply store load sheets of plywood for a customer in the back of a truck during preparation for Hurricane Irma, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Orlando, Fla. Throughout Florida, officials and residents are making preparations, but forecasts indicate the Keys could take the country's first blow from the Category 5 storm. (AP Photo/John Raoux)
September 06, 2017 - 2:58 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma and its impact on sports (all times local): ___ 2:55 p.m. FIU's home opener will get played, a long way from home. The Panthers will meet Alcorn State on Friday night in Birmingham, Alabama. The game was to be played Saturday night in Miami, but had to be...
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Anthony Mirto fills tanks as he prepares for Hurricane Irma, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Key Largo, Fla. Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday, its winds shaking homes and flooding buildings on a chain of small islands along a path toward Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba and likely Florida by the weekend. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
September 06, 2017 - 1:12 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma and its impact on sports (all times local): ___ 1:05 p.m. Connecticut officials say they're working with the American Athletic Conference and No. 21 South Florida to review contingency plans for the planned game Saturday between the Huskies and Bulls. They'...
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Anthony Mirto fills tanks as he prepares for Hurricane Irma, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017, in Key Largo, Fla. Irma roared into the Caribbean with record force early Wednesday, its winds shaking homes and flooding buildings on a chain of small islands along a path toward Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, Cuba and likely Florida by the weekend. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
September 06, 2017 - 12:24 pm
MIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma and its impact on sports (all times local): ___ 12:20 p.m. No. 22 Florida is moving its game against Northern Colorado on Saturday up to a noon kickoff. The game was going to be a 7:30 p.m. start, but the anticipated impact of Hurricane Irma prompted the...
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FILE - In this May 1, 2017, file photo, Gisele Bundchen and Tom Brady attend an event at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The NFL and the players’ union have found no evidence of deviation by New England’s medical staff from the league’s concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday, Sept. 6,2017, that Brady released his medical records for review as part of the process. McCarthy said the review also identified no evidence that Brady sustained a concussion or reported signs or symptoms consistent with one in 2016. Brady's wife, supermodel Gisele Bundchen, told "CBS This Morning" in May that Brady played through a concussion on his way to a fifth Super Bowl title.(Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)
September 06, 2017 - 12:00 pm
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The NFL and the players' union have found no evidence of deviation by New England's medical staff from the league's concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday that Brady released his medical records for...
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September 06, 2017 - 11:45 am
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The NFL and the players' union have found no evidence of deviation by New England's medical staff from the league's concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday that Brady released his medical records for...
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September 06, 2017 - 11:08 am
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The NFL and the players' union have found no evidence of deviation by New England's medical staff from the league's concussion protocol regarding Tom Brady last season. League spokesman Brian McCarthy said in a statement Wednesday that Brady released his medical records for...
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