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Comcast Corp. fell$. 62 or 1.1 percent, to $56.12. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 22 or. 2 percent, to $90.27. Gannett fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $32.32.
The young-adult adaptation "The Maze Runner" raced to the top of the box-office with $32.5 million.
The 20th Century Fox release easily outpaced the $13.1 million debut of Liam Neeson's hardboiled private eye thriller "A Walk Among the Tombstones" and the $11.9 million opening for the ensemble-cast dramedy "This Is Where I Leave You," according to studio estimates Sunday.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $56.72. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $90.61. Gannett rose$. 31 or 1.0 percent, to $32.69.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 11 or. 2 percent, to $56.74. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 36 or. 4 percent, to $90.70. Gannett rose$. 33 or 1.0 percent, to $32.71.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 08 or. 1 percent, to $57.02. Walt Disney Co. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $90.28. Gannett rose$. 10 or. 3 percent, to $32.39.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $57.00. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $90.38. Gannett fell$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $32.39.
LOS ANGELES— Ben McKenzie expects viewers to tune into the premiere episode of Fox's Batman prequel series, "Gotham," on Monday. Instead, "Gotham" focuses on McKenzie's young police Detective James Gordon as he tries to keep his moral compass in a corrupt city. "You don't know... what happened before Bruce became Batman.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $57.03. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $90.44. Gannett rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $32.52.
"No Good Deed" collected $24.5 million in domestic ticket sales from Friday through Sunday, according to estimates from tracking firm Rentrak. "Guardians" became the first film of 2014 to bring in more than $300 million at North American theaters, distributor Walt Disney Co said.
BRUSSELS, Sept 11- European Union antitrust regulators approved on Thursday British broadcaster BSkyB's planned $9 billion takeover of Rupert Murdoch's pay-TV companies in Germany and Italy, which will make it the biggest pay-TV provider in Europe. The merged company will have operations in Britain, Ireland, Germany, Austria and Italy.
LONDON, Sept 9- Rupert Murdoch's right-hand-man at 21st Century Fox, Chase Carey, said the company had no current plans to resurrect its bid to buy the rest of Britain's BSkyB.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Sept 7- "Guardians of the Galaxy," already the biggest film of the year, continued its improbable assault on the box office, collecting $10.2 million in weekend sales to lead all films after more than a month in theaters. "If I Stay" was third with sales of $5.8 million, according to the box office tracking site Rentrak.
A&E, which is jointly owned by Walt Disney Co and media group Hearst Corp, is investing $250 million in Vice Media, which started as a Canadian magazine and has ballooned into a multimedia conglomerate known for producing edgy videos and news reports.
LOS ANGELES/ NEW YORK, Aug 24- Following are the top 10 movies at North American box offices for the three days starting Aug. 22, led by "Guardians of the Galaxy," according to studio estimates compiled by Reuters. $17.6 million 2 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles........... $16.8 million 3 If I Stay..............................
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.
Stand-up comedian Harrison Greenbaum remembers Robin Williams — and his impact on the comedy business.
Robin Williams leaves behind a legacy of Hollywood success that spanned decades and generated billions of dollars—in fact, $5.2 billion worldwide.
*Equities have come under pressure because of the problems between Russia and Ukraine, with the S&P 500 at one point down about 4 percent from a record closing high in late July. *The gain implied by futures came despite ongoing concerns about the region, with Ukraine reporting that Russia had massed 45,000 troops on its border.