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  • YouTube: Then, now, and what's next Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 2:27 PM ET

    When Google bought YouTube for $1.65 billion in 2006, people wondered how it would make money. Not anymore.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 17- "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the U.S. and Canadian box office rankings for a second consecutive week, beating "Guardians of the Galaxy" in a battle of superhero misfits.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 17- "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the U.S. and Canadian box office for a second consecutive week, beating "Guardians of the Galaxy" in a battle of superhero misfits.

  • Piracy problem for 'The Expendables 3'     Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 1:14 PM ET

    "The Expendables 3" opens today. CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports after it was leaked online 3 weeks ago the movie has already been illegally downloaded 5 million times.

  • Shark Week filmmaker: My scariest moment Friday, 15 Aug 2014 | 12:58 PM ET

    Shark Week filmmaker Andy Casagrande talks about why he loves sharks and what his favorite — and scariest — moments were from this year's Shark Week.

  • Legendary actress Lauren Bacall dies at 89 Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 5:35 AM ET
    1950: American screen star Lauren Bacall wearing a dark satin suit for her role as Amy North in 'Young Man with a Horn'.

    Lauren Bacall, who captured Humphrey Bogart's heart both on and off the movie screen, died on Tuesday at the age of 89.

  • A stand-up comic remembers Robin Williams Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 2:32 PM ET
    Robin Williams appears onstage during MTV's Total Request Live at the MTV Times Square Studios on April 27, 2006 in New York City.

    Stand-up comedian Harrison Greenbaum remembers Robin Williams — and his impact on the comedy business.

  • Goodbye, Captain: Robin Williams' 5 best roles Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 12:34 PM ET
    Robin Williams in 2002

    As a fellow comedian, Raj Mahal remembers Robin Williams's five best TV and movie roles, from Louis CK to Aladdin.

  • Success of Robin Williams     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 11:53 AM ET

    The death of Robin Williams has been met with sympathy from entertainment giants like Disney CEO Bob Iger and filmmaker J.J. Abrams. CNBC's Julia Boorstin looks at the box office success of the Hollywood icon.

  • Robin Williams—The $5B man at the box office Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 9:01 AM ET
    Robin Williams in 2009

    Robin Williams leaves behind a legacy of Hollywood success that spanned decades and generated billions of dollars—in fact, $5.2 billion worldwide.

  • Robin Williams dead at 63     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 8:22 AM ET

    NBC's Jennifer Bjorklund reports the latest details on the death of comic genius Robin Williams.

  • Remembering Robin Williams     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 7:04 AM ET

    Brent Lang, Variety senior film and media reporter, and Richard Roeper, The Chicago Sun-Times, discuss Robin Williams' unique talent and his internal struggles. And CNBC's Julia Boorstin, weighs in.

  • Hollywood mourns Robin Williams     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 7:01 AM ET

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the death of Hollywood legend Robin Williams.

  • Comedic icon Robin Williams dead at 63     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 6:06 AM ET

    David Poland, Moviecitynews.com editor, and Ramin Setoodeh, Variety New York film editor, discuss the passing of Hollywood legend Robin Williams and his impact on the industry. Williams was the comic who took us out of the Nixon era, observes Poland.

  • Robin Williams: 1951-2014     Tuesday, 12 Aug 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    NBC's Stephanie Stanton takes a look at the career and legacy of Robin Williams.

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 10- The return of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" earned $65 million in ticket sales at U.S. and Canadian movie theaters over the weekend, easily winning a box office battle with Marvel's outer space hit "Guardians of the Galaxy."

  • LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 10- The return of the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" kicked up $65 million in ticket sales at U.S. and Canadian movie theaters over the weekend, winning a box office battle with Marvel's hit "Guardians of the Galaxy."

  • Amazon takes on Disney and Captain America Sunday, 10 Aug 2014 | 11:06 AM ET

    Consumers are suddenly unable to place advance orders to buy DVDs or Blu-ray discs of films from Walt Disney Studios.

  • YouTube bigger than Hollywood?     Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 11:16 AM ET
    Google's YouTube logo displayed at the company's YouTube Space studio in Tokyo.

    A survey from Variety says YouTube stars are more popular among teens than Hollywood stars. The "Squawk Alley" team share their opinions.

  • Aug 6- Twenty-First Century Fox Inc, the film and TV company controlled by Rupert Murdoch, reported a quarterly profit that beat Wall Street's expectations as executives stressed that they would not make a new bid for Time Warner Inc.. Fox on Tuesday withdrew the $80 billion offer that Time Warner had rejected.

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Television

  • Amazon announced it will spend more than $100 million on original video content this quarter, reports CNBC's Julia Boorstin.

  • Comedian Jim Jefferies, discusses his new show "Jim Jefferies Bare." which will be the first of five new stand-up comedy specials Netflix is releasing.

  • BATON ROUGE, Louisiana— A firearms company at the center of the reality TV show " Sons of Gun" distanced itself from the star of the now cancelled program this week after he was arrested on charges of repeatedly raping a child. Will Hayden was arrested Tuesday. "Sons of Guns" began airing in 2011 and followed Hayden's family-owned custom firearms business.