| Oct 13, 2011
| 1:41 PM
We all know that many bullies get their start in the sandbox, not the boardroom, and that their youngest victims can nurture the resulting hurt for a lifetime. No surprise, then, that next week, "Sesame Street's" Big Bird and Elmo--who despite their...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 6:00 AM
There's a new pledge effort drive looking for recruits, and this one won't lower your taxes or require you to remain a virgin until marriage. This pledge is aimed at getting the many who witness bullying behavior against the few to stop it by speaking up....
| Nov 15, 2013
| 9:00 AM
In a move that would have C. Montgomery Burns saying "excellent," the cable network FXX has acquired rerun rights to more than 500 episodes of the long-running Fox hit "The Simpsons."
Although reruns of "The Simpsons" have been on local television...
| Apr 10, 2011
Revolutions are still televised, but they get Tumblr'd, tweeted and YouTubed ﬁrst. This one started last summer when music micro-bloggers began deifying a pack of nine skateboarding, freewheeling teenaged rap vandals from Los Angeles. Full name:...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:00 AM
With the help of some cavemen, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. delivered a stronger-than-anticipated profit in the second quarter.
The Glendale studio reported net income of $22.2 million, or $0.26 a share, on revenue of $213.4 million during the...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 7:39 AM
After the coffee. Before riding a shopping cart to work.
The Skinny: "Ender's Game" looks like it's pulling in some decent early reviews. Hope it's good; the novel is still a favorite of mine. Today's stories include a look at the weekend box office,...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 11:31 AM
The management shakeup continues at Time Warner Inc.'s Turner Broadcasting unit.
Turner Broadcasting System Inc. on Monday promoted David Levy to president to oversee channels including TBS and TNT. He had been president of sales, distribution and...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:04 PM
Avenged Sevenfold, the Huntington Beach rock band whose music has appeared in the bestselling video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops 2," is developing an animated series with online gamer channel Machinima.
The six-episode series, "Hail to the King,"...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 3:31 PM
French advertising giant Publicis Groupe has acquired a small digital advertising firm, Engauge Marketing, which has built a roster of big-name clients such as Nationwide Insurance, Cisco Systems and Coca-Cola.
The deal highlights the increasing...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
"The Simpsons," "Portlandia" and the Grammy Awards were among the programs honored in the first batch of winners of the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards.
Most winners won't be announced for another month, but on Wednesday the Academy of Television Arts &...
| Aug 27, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Time Warner Cable launched its TV application for Microsoft Corp.'s Xbox 360 devices Tuesday, after already having introduced apps for smartphones, tablets and Roku's set-top boxes.
Xbox Live Gold members can access up to 300 channels through the app,...