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Musicians lament reported loss of recordings in decade-old Universal fire

13 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES Several big-name musicians voiced dismay on Wednesday that some of their recordings may have been among thousands of original masters that The New York Times Magazine reported were lost in the Universal Studios Hollywood backlot fire of 2008.

'Central Park 5' prosecutor says Netflix series defames her with false information

11 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES A prosecutor of the men known as the "Central Park Five" said a new Netflix Inc series about their rape conviction and exoneration defames her with false information about how the case unfolded and her role in it.

'Central Park 5' tell Oprah of pain and redemption after Netflix series

10 Jun 2019

LOS ANGELES The five men wrongly convicted of raping a jogger in New York's Central Park in 1989 said on Sunday that a new Netflix Inc series about their case revived the pain from their ordeal but, for some, brought a sense of redemption. | Video

Major Hollywood studios may reconsider Georgia business over abortion law

31 May 2019

The producer of the hit television series "The Walking Dead" and other major Hollywood film and TV studios said on Thursday they would reconsider locating productions in Georgia if a new state law restricting abortions takes effect.

Exclusive: Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

30 May 2019

ANAHEIM, Calif. Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state. | Video

Disney CEO says it will be 'difficult' to film in Georgia if abortion law takes effect

30 May 2019

ANAHEIM, Calif. Walt Disney Co Chief Executive Bob Iger told Reuters on Wednesday it would be "very difficult" for the media company to keep filming in Georgia if a new abortion law takes effect because many people will not want to work in the U.S. state. | Video

Disney aims to thrill 'Star Wars' fans of all kinds at U.S. parks

30 May 2019

ANAHEIM, Calif. At a new "Star Wars" land at Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space saga's fans with its most ambitious expansion ever. | Video

Disney aims to thrill 'Star Wars' fans of all kinds at U.S. parks

30 May 2019

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 30 At a new "Star Wars" land at Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney Co will let visitors fly the Millennium Falcon and drink blue milk as it aims to satisfy a wide range of the space saga's fans with its most ambitious expansion ever.

Chewbacca, Ford and Hamill launch Disney's 'Star Wars' land

30 May 2019

ANAHEIM, California Chewbacca climbed into the cockpit of the Millennium Falcon and fireworks flew overhead as Walt Disney Co dedicated its new "Star Wars" section at California's Disneyland Resort on Wednesday.

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