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  • After 'Lone Ranger,' Disney may not be willing to take risks

    After 'Lone Ranger,' Disney may not be willing to take risks
    As Walt Disney Studio's "The Lone Ranger" limps off into the sunset after a bruising box-office encounter with the minions of "Despicable Me 2," it could be years before the studio gambles on a character unfamiliar to young moviegoers. The new take on...
  • A non-SOPA broadside aimed at online piracy hotbeds

    A non-SOPA broadside aimed at online piracy hotbeds
    After months of talks with rights-holders, operators of some of the largest online advertising networks announced the steps they'll take to try to cut off online piracy hotbeds from the flow of marketing dollars. Their voluntary best practices drew praise...
  • Glendale Angelenos loses focus, game to Ventura

    GLENDALE — After trailing all game, the Glendale Angelenos brought the tying run to the plate in both of the final two innings. Despite out hitting their opposition, the Angelenos never could find the one big hit they needed to overcome their...
  • U.S. 'overreaching' in piracy case against Somali, judge says

    WASHINGTON — When is a pirate not a pirate? A federal court may provide an answer in a trial that opened in Washington this week of a Somali official who helped win release of a hijacked Danish cargo ship and crew for $1.7 million ransom, but...
  • Thoughts and observations on Silver Slugger Awards, Jeff Manto and expanded instant replay

    Thoughts and observations on Silver Slugger Awards, Jeff Manto and expanded instant replay
    The annual Silver Slugger Awards will be announced at 6 p.m. tonight on MLB Network, and the Orioles should be well represented. The awards are decided by a vote of major league managers and coaches, and lean heavily toward run-production numbers....
  • Hampton U.'s Washington runs with position switch

    Hampton U.'s Washington runs with position switch
    HAMPTON — Stunned and disappointed to be trailing at halftime last Saturday at Morgan State, one of Hampton University's smallest players spoke up and vowed that it wouldn't continue. Jorrian Washington then made good on his promise. Washington...
  • HU men open with 77-69 win against William and Mary

    HU men open with 77-69 win against William and Mary
    HAMPTON — Brian Darden was understandably nervous heading into his first college basketball game in a year. Once he buried his first shot, though, he and Hampton University were off and running. Darden's 3-point barrage fueled an early surge and...
  • College Roundup: OCC women's XC wins So Cal Championships

    CROSS COUNTRY Southern California Championships SANTA CLARITA — The Orange Coast College women won the SoCal title with 89 points Friday at Central Park. Glendale finished second with 154 points. The OCC men's team finished second. The State Meet...
  • MPAA backs anti-piracy curriculum for elementary school students

    MPAA backs anti-piracy curriculum for elementary school students
    First there was the Boy Scouts' "Respect Copyrights" activity patch, backed by the Motion Picture Assn. of America. Then there was "Crime-Fighting Canines," a weekly anti-piracy comic strip series for children in which two black Labrador retrievers...
  • 'Thor' roars at box office. 'Modern Family' problem for USA.

    'Thor' roars at box office. 'Modern Family' problem for USA.
    Before the coffee. After remembering Veterans Day. The Skinny: I ran a 10K Sunday at a pace of just over eight minutes per mile. Not bad for a geezer. I guess for me life's a sprint, not a marathon. I'll be sore for the next few days but it was worth...
  • The three Rs, and copyrights

    The three Rs, and copyrights
    Joined by a number of top tech companies, the major Hollywood studios and music labels are hoping to enlist a powerful new ally in their fight against online piracy: grade schools. The companies are financing the development of a curriculum for grades K-...