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Photos: Walt Disney's 'Desert' Retreat for Sale
The one-bedroom, 1.5-bathroom weekend retreat that once belonged to Walt Disney in Palm Desert, above Coachella Valley, is for sale.
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The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
Relativity Media, a film financier and movie distributor, was rebuffed in a last-minute bid for Maker Studios, the YouTube video creator that had agreed to be bought by The Walt Disney Co.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Nielsen's top programs for April 7-13
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Mon Apr 14, 2014
Maker Studios: Disney Deal Already Approved
In a statement, a Maker spokesperson says "As per the announcement made on March 24, Maker Studios has entered into a merger agreement with The Walt Disney Company.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
3. Filmmaker suing Disneya s 'Frozen' ...
Filmmaker Kelly Wilson is suing The Walt Disney Co. over a complaint the teaser trailer for "Frozen," which was released in June 2013, is similar to a short computer animated film he made entitled " The Snowman ."
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Nielsena s top programs for March 31-April 6
Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for March 31-April 6. Listings include the week's ranking and viewership.
The Walt Disney Company to Webcast Investor Day at ESPN
Presentations are scheduled to begin at 12:30 p.m. EDT / 9:30 a.m. PDT and conclude by 5:30 p.m. EDT / 2:30 p.m. PDT.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Barbara Walters sets May 16 for exit
Her last day co-hosting "The View," a program that she created, will be May 16, and ABC will air a two-hour special highlighting her life and career that night, from 9-11 p.m. ET.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Off Beat: Disney trying to give Deadmau5 logo a techno beatdown
The Walt Disney Co. last week said it is looking into a trademark registration filed by one Joel Zimmerman, known to Electronic Dance Music faithful as Deadmau5, which is actually pronounced "dead mouse."
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Watch Out, Netflix: Dish Steps Up With Disney Deal
Making good on the agreement just weeks after it was announced, The Walt Disney Co.
The Wichita Eagle
Nielsen's top programs for March 24-30
ABC is owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Universal; AMC is owned by AMC Networks; TBS is owned by Time Warner, Inc. The Wichita Eagle welcomes your comments on news of the day.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Disney's former studios on Troost will be revived as museum
A Kansas City non-profit group, Thank You Walt Disney Inc., is looking to convert the historic building at 1127 E. 31st St. into an interactive museum and digital production studio.
Disney invests in tech startups
The deal announced last week also signals Hollywood's new openness to technological innovation, an acknowledgement that media giants don't have all the answers.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
Nielsen's top programs for March 17-23
ABC is owned by The Walt Disney Co.; CBS is a division of CBS Corp.; Fox is owned by 21st Century Fox; NBC is owned by NBC Universal.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
Disney's purchase of Maker a boon for LA startups -
Disney's $500 million purchase of YouTube video producer Maker Studios is a sign that the entertainment industry's content and technology startups are coming of age and proving to be as valuable to Hollywood as app makers are to the giants of Silicon Valley.
LA Daily News
City of Los Angeles will offer 10,000 youth jobs this summer
The city will offer twice as many jobs to young people this summer, with a total of 10,000 openings, Mayor Eric Garcetti announced today.
Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitions
** The Walt Disney Co has agreed to buy Maker Studios, one of YouTube's largest networks, for $500 million, a deal that makes Disney a major online video distributor and should help draw more teens into the Disney entertainment empire.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
New JV Acquires the Tower Burbank
Join us at the Hyatt Century Plaza Los Angeles, where we will be covering the major topics in commercial real estate nationally as well as what's going on across the property types in Los Angeles.
Monterey County Herald
Business briefs: Disney to buy You Tube video maker
Disney said Monday that it is buying YouTube channel operator Maker Studios for at least $500 million as the family entertainment giant aims to stay in front of younger audiences who are increasingly watching short videos online.
Exclusive: Disney to buy YouTube network Maker Studios for $500 million
The Walt Disney Co has agreed to buy Maker Studios for $500 million, becoming a major online video distributor through the purchase of one of YouTube's largest networks, according to a person familiar with the deal.