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Wed, 21 Sep 2016 20:06:56 GMTThomas E. Dooley, Viacom’s interim chief executive, will leave in November.Now searching for a leader, the beleaguered media company’s board also cut its dividend and took other steps to improve its finances.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:16:10 GMTCorey Lewandowski, Donald J. Trump’s former campaign manager, at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland in July.The former campaign manager, who has since joined CNN as a commentator, was paid $20,000 in August by the Trump team for “strategy consulting.”
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 18:16:03 GMTAndrew Green celebrated with his Samoyed, Bogey, after winning the Working Group at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in February.The network, which lost the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show to Fox Sports, will broadcast the California show on tape on April 16.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:03:00 GMTThe website Business of Fashion celebrates its fourth compendium of the industry’s movers and shakers.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 17:02:15 GMTJason Aldean, whose “They Don’t Know” is absent from streaming outlets like Spotify, Apple Music and Tidal — except for two of its singles.The country star’s new album “They Don’t Know” isn’t available on any streaming services yet.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:07:11 GMTJimmy Kimmel, host of the Emmys.Only 11.3 million viewers watched the show on ABC, fewer than the 11.9 million who watched last year.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:03:23 GMTMusical.ly employees at work at its offices in Shanghai. The app reaches youngsters, putting it into potential conflict with legislation that is aimed at safeguarding children.The video-sharing app Musical.ly seems to be popular with children well under the age of 13, which leads to questions over how to monitor young people on the web.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 23:44:22 GMTAdblock Plus demonstrating what its product can do for publishers.With its new platform, an automated online service, the company will allow more websites to place ads in front of users.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 00:35:01 GMTLarry King, left, with Ed Schultz in June on the set of Mr. King’s show, “Politicking.”The presence of the cable talk show hosts Larry King and Ed Schultz on the United States feed of Russia Today, the satellite media organization funded by the Russian government, has raised eyebrows.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 01:25:36 GMTHailed by the music industry as a major victory, the judge’s decision says the Justice Department misinterpreted a regulatory document that governs the performing-rights agencies BMI and Ascap.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:29:43 GMTEagle Flight, from Ubisoft, turns players into birds of prey that soar over and through the streets of Paris.The promise of virtual reality is here, with scores of software titles to be released by year’s end. Here’s a look at some of the most intriguing offerings.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 13:45:46 GMTFrom left, Dan Lauria, Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Kylie Bunbury in “Pitch.” The show has its premiere on Sept. 22 on Fox.The new Fox drama, which begins on Sept. 22, imagines the first female player in Major League Baseball — and was made with the league’s cooperation.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTMargot Lee ShetterlyThe author of “Hidden Figures” on black excellence, visibility in STEM fields and why imagination is paramount to social progress.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:56:55 GMTYasmin Sewell in London.As Condé Nast begins its big e-commerce experiment, all eyes are on its fashion director, Yasmin Sewell.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 23:39:11 GMTJoseph Kahn, an assistant editor for International, has been named managing editor of The New York Times.The company also said that Susan Chira, one of three deputy executive editors, was leaving that role to write about gender issues for The Times.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 20:36:25 GMTJames B. Comey, director of the F.B.I., this week in Washington.A bureau agent posed as a journalist in an effort to infiltrate the computer of a suspect in a string of bomb threats.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 21:55:54 GMTDonald J. Trump on Friday at his new hotel in Washington. Having promised a major announcement, he spent less than a minute declaring his belief that President Obama was born in the United States and falsely accusing Hillary Clinton of stirring debate over the issue.After Mr. Trump’s campaign barred an ABC News producer from a tour of his new hotel, news executives refused to cover it, uniting in an unusual act of defiance.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:39:30 GMTBruce Rosenblum had worked previously as the top executive for Warner Bros.’ television. He is joining the Disney ABC Television Group as president of business operations.The appointment of Bruce Rosenblum, formerly of Warner Bros., helps Disney shore up senior management at a unit struggling with industry upheaval.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 22:23:51 GMTJimmy Kimmel will host the Emmys this Sunday on ABC.This awards show is airing on Sunday on ABC, which hopes to buck a trend of falling ratings, even for big live events.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:14:19 GMTChris Pratt, left, and Denzel Washington in the coming film “The Magnificent Seven.” This weekend, Fandango will begin selling tickets to Hollywood movies directly on Facebook.Beginning this weekend, some Facebook users in the United States will be able to buy tickets without leaving their news feeds.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 03:53:42 GMTThe Buffalo Bills’ Marquise Goodwin caught a touchdown pass during the first half of the Jets-Bills game, which was shown live on Twitter.In the debut of an N.F.L. plan to live stream “Thursday Night Football” on Twitter, the video feed had a slight delay. Fans’ complaints were posted on Twitter in real time.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:00:19 GMTFor decades, political analysts have heralded the Latino vote as a “sleeping giant” that will solidify Democrats’ hold on power. But in cycle after cycle, turnout remains dismal.
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:00:25 GMTThe photos Zackary Drucker and Rhys Ernst took of each other showed a young couple in love. They became an important public record of transgender life.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 09:00:02 GMTBrazilian peppertree, which is being studied for antibiotic potential.One researcher thinks the drugs of the future might come from the past: botanical treatments long overlooked by Western medicine.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:13:35 GMTCandice MillardCandice Millard’s account of Winston Churchill’s exploits during the Boer War in 1899 vividly recounts an entitled youth who wins headlines for his brashness and bravery.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:15:15 GMTBruce Springsteen in Asbury Park, N.J., in 2007.This big, loose, rangy and intensely satisfying autobiography is like one of Mr. Springsteen’s shows — ecstatic, exhausting, part séance and part keg party.