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Most people know that tobacco is America's original cash crop, that smoking is stigmatized in modern American society and that tobacco farmers are a dying breed. But did you know that there's a thriving black market for cigarettes? And that 50 million Americans a day light up?
When hotels and resorts are attractively appointed and they hang around long enough, they often attain a pedigree of filming and television locations, as is the case with the following 10 hotels.
As Academy Award season approaches, it’s not uncommon to hear talk about the “Oscar Jinx." Click to see the actors and actresses whose careers declined once they won the Academy Award.
Citadel Broadcasting is in exclusive negotiations with Cumulus Media to be acquired by Cumulus in a deal worth $37 a share in cash and stock, according to people close to the situation.
After logging its first sales gains since 2006, the toy industry is heading into 2011 more optimistic about the year ahead. Here are some of the coolest gadgets from the 108th annual American International Toy Fair!
For parents in search of excursions that provide a little more mental stimulation than the beach, the choices abound. It’s just a matter of picking from the wealth of options.
On Valentine's Day, New York Magazine ran a post describing the actress Rose McGowan's new beaux—with an attached photograph—but no name.
With Whitney Tilson of T2 Partners throwing in the towel on his Netflix short and Netflix hitting another new all-time high today, Lenny Brecken of Brecken Capital really may be the last short standing.
It may pave the route toward profitable journalism in a postprint world, some analysts say — or, others worry, drive online media to publish low-quality articles that are written to appeal to search engines instead of people. The New York Times reports.
Valentine's Day is about money as much as love. Take our quiz to find out what you know about both.
In agreeing to buy The Huffington Post for $315 million, AOL is putting what appears to be a significant premium on the ability to attract and build a community of readers, the New York Times reports.
With the running time of games stretching to four hours or more, the game may not be over until close to 11 p.m. ET Sunday. Some have wondered if the game and the event might be better suited to Saturday. What do you think?
For some, the Super Bowl is as much about the TV commercials as the sporting contest—unless, of course, your favorite team is on the field. Still, with all the commercials, is the game too long?
How much do you know about the big game and the business of football?
It appears so, says one ad industry expert. “It makes sense that the share price would go up because its driven by people’s belief in that company having momentum, being aggressive, and taking their marketing seriously," says one ad industry executive.
The least expensive ticket to this year's game is $600, assuming you could get one when first avalable. After that they get marked-up and resold. Would you pay for one, and, if so, how much?
With its stock in nosebleed territory, Netflix can’t afford to miss any kind of expectation—even perceptions. That means the questions it receives on its earnings call after the close today—and the way it answers them—will be as important as the numbers.
Walt Disney has laid off a significant portion of its gaming studio employees, the company confirmed Tuesday.