| Jul 9, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Lionsgate has tapped Noah Oppenheim ("The Maze Runner") to adapt Veronica Roth's "Allegiant" for its third film in the "Divergent" franchise.
Lionsgate decided in April to make two films from "Allegiant," the final book in Roth's trilogy, with the...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 8:18 AM
If you like reading on your smartphones and tablets, here's some news that might make you flip.
Digital magazine Flipboard announced Wednesday that it is acquiring news reader application Zite from CNN and also partnering with the cable news network....
| May 9, 2014
SunRail is now speeding riders to various destinations around Central Florida. Several stops offer dining opportunities without the stress of parking a car. Just like the free Lymmo bus that circles downtown Orlando, dining along the rails takes some...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Try singing the McDonald's song to the tune of Happy Birthday: Two all beef pat-ties. Special sauce, let-tuce cheese. Pi-ickles onionsssss. On a sesame seed bun.
On April 15, 1955, Ray Kroc opened the first McDonald's franchise in Des Plaines, Ill....
| Mar 4, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Fears of a shooting war In Ukraine were abating Tuesday, providing relief for markets and investors worldwide.
After a big drop yesterday, markets recovered Tuesday morning, with the Dow Jones industrial average climbing 200 points and the S&P 500...
| May 15, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Los Angeles indie sales powerhouse IM Global has struck an output deal with China's Huayi Brothers Media to handle international sales on Huayi's Chinese film productions.
Titles will be represented by IM Global's Anthem division, which specializes in...
| May 16, 2014
| 9:39 AM
Normally signing a new long-term TV deal for more money would be good for a company's stock.
But since unveiling an agreement to keep its hit shows "Raw" and "Smackdown" on NBCUniversal's cable networks USA and Syfy respectively, WWE stock looks like...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:30 AM
PR Works Intl. has tapped Melody Monfreda director if international film publicity.
Monfreda will be based in both London and Rome and further expand the global presence of the international entertainment and corporate publicity agency. She'll be...
| May 30, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Sony Corp. executive Nicole Seligman has been given an expanded role at the company, taking on the new position of president of Sony Entertainment.
Seligman will oversee the finance, human resources, legal and corporate communications functions of Sony'...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 1:49 PM
In the last 50 years, what’s on dinner plates has grown more similar the world over – with major consequences for human nutrition and global food security, researchers said Monday.
“Diversity enhances the health and function of complex...
| May 20, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Netflix CFO David Wells said the No. 1 streaming service will expand the breadth of its programming over the next few quarters, through original series and with more emphasis on licensing exclusive and "four- and five-star content."
"Our intent is to...