| Jun 20, 2013
| 7:38 AM
After the coffee. Before remembering how fleeting life can be.
The Skinny: Very sad about James Gandolfini. I only met him once, and it wasn't on duty. I used to hang out in a little bar in Chelsea that "Sopranos" costar Michael Imperioli owned, and...
| Jun 7, 2013
| 10:17 AM
The classic “The Wizard of Oz,” will be coming to theaters once again—but this time in 3D.
Warner Bros. is celebrating the movie’s 75th anniversary by rereleasing it in 3D for one week, starting Sept. 20, and only in IMAX...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Pressing its bid to cut into Netflix’s market share, Redbox’s streaming video service will soon be available to Roku users.
Redbox Instant by Verizon -- a joint venture by Coinstar Inc.’s Redbox and Verizon Communications Inc. that...
| Jun 3, 2013
| 4:17 PM
Nancy Dubuc is ramping up A&E Networks’ programming and original content divisions.
Recently promoted to chief executive, Dubuc is now making some personnel changes of her own at the company, parent of cable networks History, Lifetime and A&E....
| May 29, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Roku Inc., which makes devices to stream online content on television sets, said Wednesday it has received $60 million from investors including New York publishing giant Hearst Corp.
The Saratoga, Calif., company said the Series F round was led by a...
| May 12, 2013
| 9:23 PM
Following the Nov. 2, 1989 closure of the Los Angeles Herald Examiner, the newspaper morgue that included 2.2 million photographs was donated to the Los Angeles Public Library....
| May 12, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Walt Disney Co.'s ABC is looking to become the first broadcast network to go live on the Internet on a full-time basis.
"Watch ABC" will debut this fall and allow viewers to watch the network from mobile devices and tablets when they are away from...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 7:08 PM
The last edition of the Los Angeles Herald-Examiner was published on Nov. 2, 1989, with the headline:
"So long, Los Angeles."
But 23 years later, one employee has not yet said goodbye. Chuck Lutz hasn't even left the building.
"They never told me...
| Jan 1, 2013
It's a time for new beginnings. So here are some resolutions I'd like to offer on behalf of some of our friends in the business world.
Cable and satellite companies should resolve to throw their lobbying clout behind urging lawmakers to forbid the...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:30 PM
Phoebe Hearst Cooke, who was a granddaughter of publishing tycoon William Randolph Hearst and used one of the nation's biggest fortunes to support a variety of philanthropic causes, has died. She was 85.
Cooke, who had pneumonia, died Sunday in a...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 11:18 AM
It’s an unlikely pairing: Cosmopolitan, the magazine known for its frank sex advice and sultry photo spreads, will debut a line of products for J.C. Penney, the struggling retailer often associated with dowdiness.
Cosmo announced Thursday that it...