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  • Pro Uncut: Disney CEO Bob Iger

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin speaks to Disney CEO Bob Iger on the earnings and outlook of his company.

  • Three things to watch in Disney's earnings

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy takes a look beyond the numbers to get a read on the entertainment giant's quarterly results which are due out after the closing bell.

  • ESPN plans to unveil a skinny bundle: Sources

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports from the Sun Valley conference on news that ESPN may be planning a skinny bundle.

  • A sign for Sun Valley Resort hangs outside before the Allen & Co. annual conference.

    Attendees at the this year's Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, will have no shortage of topics to discuss.

  • Bob Iger, chairman and CEO of The Walt Disney Company.

    Disney CEO Bob Iger won't rule out a run for elected office someday, he told The Hollywood Reporter.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, June 16- June was supposed to have been a triumphant month for Walt Disney Co theme parks, with the flashy opening of a long-planned resort in Shanghai and a new Florida attraction based on its wildly popular animated movie "Frozen." Instead, the company is facing a public relations crisis and the possibility of legal action after an alligator...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 16- Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, plans to install signs warning of alligators in the area where a 2- year-old boy was killed by one of the reptiles, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Thursday. The boy was grabbed by the reptile at the water's edge at about 9:15 p.m. on Tuesday while his family, on vacation from Omaha,...

  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 16- The probe into the death of a 2- year-old boy killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, is not criminal in nature, the local sheriff's office said on Thursday. The investigation is continuing, said Orange County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Rose Silva, adding, "It's not criminal in nature at this time."

  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 16- The probe into the death of a 2- year-old boy killed by an alligator at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, is not criminal in nature, the local sheriff's office said on Thursday. The investigation is continuing, said Orange County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Rose Silva, adding, "It's not criminal in nature at this time."

  • ORLANDO, Fla., June 16- The probe into the death of a two-year-old boy likely drowned by an alligator at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, is not criminal in nature, the local sheriff's office said on Thursday. A Disney spokeswoman has said the company would review the posted signs that ban swimming in Seven Seas Lagoon but do not specifically warn about...

  • East meets West as Shanghai Disneyland opens

    CNBC's Eunice Yoon reports on the grand opening of Disney's first theme park and resort in mainland China.

  • *Disney officially opens doors to Shanghai park. SHANGHAI, June 16- Walt Disney Co has opened the gates to its first theme park in China, prompting a rush from thousands of gathered Mickey Mouse enthusiasts to be the first to storm Treasure Cove, ride the Roaring Rapids or visit Disney's tallest castle. Disney's largest overseas investment at $5.5 billion, the park...

  • *Disney officially opens doors to Shanghai park. SHANGHAI, June 16- Walt Disney Co has opened the gates to its first theme park in China, prompting a rush from thousands of gathered Mickey Mouse enthusiasts to be the first to storm Treasure Cove, ride the Roaring Rapids or visit Disney's tallest castle. Disney's largest overseas investment at $5.5 billion, the park...

  • Night view of Shanghai Disney Resort is seen on June 14, 2016 in Shanghai, China.

    Shanghai Disneyland, Disney's first theme park in mainland China, is big by every measure. In fact, it's the entertainment company's largest overseas outpost.

  • *Disney officially opens doors to Shanghai park. *China offers incredible potential- CEO. SHANGHAI, June 16- Walt Disney Co has opened the gates to its first theme park in China, prompting a rush from thousands of gathered Mickey Mouse enthusiasts to be the first to storm Treasure Cove, ride the Roaring Rapids or visit Disney's tallest castle.

  • Shanghai Disneyland Iger Speech

    The opening of Shanghai Disneyland is a reflection of the partnership between Disney and China, says Disney CEO Bob Iger.

  • Shanghai Disneyland

    Shanghai Disneyland is a major move for Disney to expand its presence in the Chinese market, notes The Motley Fool's Analyst David Kretzmann.

  • SHANGHAI, June 15- Boasting the Magic Kingdom's tallest fairytale castle and longest musical parade, Walt Disney Co's Shanghai park is already its biggest overseas outpost. Disney's largest overseas investment at $5.5 billion, the park is a bet on China's middle class and its booming domestic tourism. Main Street has been replaced by Mickey Avenue to reduce...

  • The hold of rival Asian characters such as China's homegrown Boonie Bears or Big Big Wolf means seven-year-olds like Li Yixuan have less time for Mickey Mouse and Friends. And as the number of competing theme parks in China soars, it will become even harder to win the hearts of Chinese children- and open the wallets of their parents- to fuel long-term traffic after...

  • Disney: Buy, sell or hold?

    Disney's CEO Bob Iger is thinking long-term for the theme park market, in discussing the new Shanghai park opening, with CNBC's Eunice Yoon. The FMHR traders share their view on the stock, saying Iger is the "biggest overhang" for the name.