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  • Digital Tracking: 'Penguins' to Lead Funny Business Over Holiday Weekend

    LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Does digital data offer indicators that can be used to monitor marketing effectiveness and predict box office success even before awareness turns into intent? Moviepilot - which studies social data and box office trends -...
  • Dress rehearsals help keep retailers' Black Friday on track

    Dress rehearsals help keep retailers' Black Friday on track
    A few days before Thanksgiving, Best Buy general manager Kevin Kodidek paced before his 100 store associates like a benevolent drill sergeant, psyching them up for the onslaught of deal-seekers who soon would come crashing through the doors. Crashing is...
  • CDC: Fewer than 18% of American adults smoke cigarettes, a new low

    CDC: Fewer than 18% of American adults smoke cigarettes, a new low
    The proportion of American adults who smoke cigarettes has hit a new low, new federal data show. And among those who do smoke, fewer are lighting up every day, and even they are smoking fewer cigarettes. A national health survey conducted by the Centers...
  • Be thankful: Despite what you might think, it's not all that bad

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. Maybe you're having trouble thinking of reasons to give thanks. After all, how can Americans be thankful with crime escalating all around them? They can be thankful that it's not, actually. Violent crime has been dropping most years...
  • Steinberg: Privacy vs. community standards

    The dramatic circumstances of the Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson cases raise the issue of which aspects of an athlete's private life should be subject to public awareness and judgment. The lines between public and private have been blurred with the...
  • Montrose Jewelers owner eyes his golden years

    Montrose Jewelers owner eyes his golden years
    Large windows allow passersby to peer into Montrose Jewelers on Honolulu Avenue. Wooden cases contain hundreds of rings, bracelets and necklaces, some that sparkle and others that hold treasured jewels like sapphires and black diamonds. And paired with...
  • Stepfather charged in Jessica Padgett's murder

    Stepfather charged in Jessica Padgett's murder
    After an intensive five-day search that included a social media blitz, authorities Wednesday morning found the body of 33-year-old Jessica Padgett and said her stepfather shot and killed her in his Allen Township home, a crime driven by a "sexual...
  • Ann Marie van den Hurk: Native advertising is a growing trend on digital media

    Native advertising is one of the hottest topics in digital media right now. According to new data from BI Intelligence, a research service from Business Insider, spending on native ads will reach $7.9 billion in 2014. It is projected that by 2018...
  • U.S. requires divestiture in Nexstar-Communications Corp deal

    Nexstar Broadcasting Corp has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy Communications Corp of America (CCA) on condition that it sell an affiliate in the Evansville, Indiana, broadcast television market, the U.S. Department of Justice said Wednesday. Nexstar,...
  • Blackout of Bulls, Blackhawks for 342,000 Dish subscribers looming

    Blackout of Bulls, Blackhawks for 342,000 Dish subscribers looming
    When the Chicago Bulls host the Dallas Mavericks on Tuesday night, speculation will run rampant over how much injury-plagued superstar Derrick Rose will play. Hundreds of thousands of Chicago-area Dish Network subscribers may have a bigger question:...
  • 183 arrested during Ferguson protests in downtown L.A.

    183 arrested during Ferguson protests in downtown L.A.
    Los Angeles police arrested 183 protesters overnight during a second round of demonstrations against a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer in the shooting death of a black teenager. A large demonstration ended early...