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DOE's Carranza hires Disney exec as ‘chief experience officer'

DOE's Carranza hires Disney exec as ‘chief experience officer'

7 hours ago   |   New York Post

Maybe he'll turn New York's schools into a Magic Kingdom. Schools chancellor Richard Carranza has hired a longtime Walt Disney World executive as the Dept. of Education's...
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Disney Channel's 'Amphibia' brings a lush Bangkok-inspired world to life

18 hours ago   |   NBC News

“These characters have different cultural backgrounds. But it really is about this great universal story that anyone can hop in and enjoy.”
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'Star Wars' Celebration coming back to Anaheim in 2020

1 day ago   |   ABC

Get your light sabers ready because the "Star Wars" Celebration event is returning to Anaheim in 2020.
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UC Irvine offering class all about Disneyland

1 day ago   |   ABC

If you love everything Disney, this class at UC Irvine may be for you. Its main subject is Disneyland!
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Disney Channel's "Just Roll With It" is a new interactive show

1 day ago   |   ABC

Entertainment has become much more interactive in the 21st century, and the folks at The Disney Channel have figured out an innovative way to play to that trend. The new show...
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Zendaya Jumps From Disney to Drug Binges in HBO's Graphic ‘Euphoria'

1 day ago   |   NY Times

In an interview, the longtime Disney Channel star discusses her “scary” move into explicit, provocative television.
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Even after 'Avengers: Endgame,' this year's box office is down thanks to a bleak summer full of stale sequels

Even after 'Avengers: Endgame,' this year's box office is down thanks to a bleak summer full of stale sequels

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Even after "Avengers: Endgame," the domestic 2019 box office is still down from last year by 6%, and the worldwide box office is down as well. Recent releases haven't helped...
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Viacom is sliding after a report that merger talks with CBS could get 'serious' next week

Viacom is sliding after a report that merger talks with CBS could get 'serious' next week

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Shares of Viacom slipped as much as 2% on Friday morning after a report said merger talks with CBS could advance next week. The CBS board is reportedly worried about Viacom's...
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How Disney's marketing advantage over Netflix will be its secret weapon in the streaming war

How Disney's marketing advantage over Netflix will be its secret weapon in the streaming war

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Thanks to Disney's popularity, its streaming service, Disney Plus, will spend a fraction of what Netflix currently does on marketing after it launches, Morgan Stanley...
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7-year-old boy who pledged Disney vacation money to search for missing Conn. mom hopes to ‘inspire' others

2 days ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

A 7-year-old Connecticut boy has pledged his $500 savings as a reward in the search for missing mom Jennifer Dulos - and he isn't budging despite a thank you from Jennifer's...
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Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt. Read more ...

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul

LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and... Read more ...

U.S. Open 2019: 3 storylines to follow in final round

U.S. Open 2019: 3 storylines to follow in final round

Gary Woodland continues to lead, a history making finish is possible and a number of golfers in contention could use an early push. Read more ...

Sara Netanyahu sentenced to pay fine for misusing state funds

Sara Netanyahu sentenced to pay fine for misusing state funds

JERUSALEM - The wife of Israel's prime minister has been sentenced to pay a fine of roughly $15,000 for misusing state funds. A Jerusalem magistrate court on Sunday accepted... Read more ...

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

O.J. Simpson is now on Twitter and says he's 'got a little getting even to do'

Fresh off nearly a decade in prison, O.J. Simpson launched a new Twitter account Friday night with a selfie video in which he says he's "got a little getting even to do." Read more ...

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

NHL trade news: Blackhawks acquire Olli Maatta from Penguins for Dominik Kahun

The Blackhawks have been looking for a defenseman and they got a good one. Read more ...

Antuna has hat trick, Mexico routs Cuba 7-0 in Gold Cup

Antuna has hat trick, Mexico routs Cuba 7-0 in Gold Cup

PASADENA, Calif. - Uriel Antuna had a hat trick, Raúl Jiménez scored twice and top-seeded Mexico cruised to a 7-0 rout over Cuba on the opening day of the CONCACAF Gold Cup on... Read more ...

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

Anthony Davis has been traded to the Lakers and LeBron James

The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to a trade to send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers, according to multiple reports. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was the first to... Read more ...

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

Sale fans 10 to help resurgent Red Sox beat Orioles 7-2

BALTIMORE - Chris Sale struck out 10 over six sharp innings, J.D. Martinez homered in a third straight game and the surging Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-2 on... Read more ...

AP source: Yanks near deal to get Encarnación from Mariners

AP source: Yanks near deal to get Encarnación from Mariners

CHICAGO - A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees are close to getting slugger Edwin Encarnación in a trade with the Seattle Mariners. Read more ...