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Disney reveals the name of its Netflix competitor

9 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

The new service will carry content from Disney's stable of brand names including Marvel, Star Wars and Pixar.
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Disney revealed new details about its Netflix competitor, Disney+, including TV series from both 'Star Wars' and Marvel

Disney revealed new details about its Netflix competitor, Disney+, including TV series from both 'Star Wars' and Marvel

9 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Disney CEO Bob Iger said during an earnings call on Thursday that it's upcoming streaming service will be called Disney+.
Iger also said a prequel TV series to "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," is being developed, starring Diego Luna as Cassian Andor.
Iger confirmed that a Loki TV series is being made spinning off from the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Disney CEO Bob Iger revealed new details about the company's upcoming Netflix competitor in an earnings call on Thursday, including sharing its name for the first time.
Iger said the name of the streaming service, expected to launch in late 2019...
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Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

Burglars caught on camera stealing money from 4-year-old boy's piggy bank

The little boy was saving money for a trip to Dave and Buster's, according to his family. Read more ...

Jerome Powell: US economy continues to perform well but faces risks

Jerome Powell: US economy continues to perform well but faces risks

The US economy remains in good shape, and the Federal Reserve will only “act as appropriate” to keep the expansion on track, Fed chair Jerome Powell said Friday in remarks that... Read more ...

Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods...

Trade War Heats Up Again As China Sets Tariffs On $75 Billion In U.S. Goods, Autos

China says it will slap tariffs on autos and thousands of other U.S. goods. It's an escalation of a trade war that has rippled through the world economy and raised U.S... Read more ...

‘Who is our bigger enemy?': Trump lashes out, compares Fed chairman Powell...

‘Who is our bigger enemy?': Trump lashes out, compares Fed chairman Powell to Chinese President Xi

President Donald Trump has lashed out at the Federal Reserve chairman, after Jay Powell refused to cut interest rates to Trump's liking, a move that would have given the... Read more ...

Gold and Treasuries surge as the escalating trade war sends investors...

Gold and Treasuries surge as the escalating trade war sends investors fleeing from the stock market

Safe-haven assets from Treasuries to gold surged Friday amid escalating trade tensions between the US and China. Tensions are likely to continue and add volatility to markets... Read more ...

A youth sports organization is raffling off a semi-automatic weapon to help...

A youth sports organization is raffling off a semi-automatic weapon to help its cheerleading and football teams

A youth football and cheer organization in rural Ohio has sparked controversy over a fundraising raffle offering a high powered AM-15 semi-automatic rifle. In the wake of... Read more ...

David Koch's reclusive nephew is next in line to inherit the family legacy...

David Koch's reclusive nephew is next in line to inherit the family legacy, and he may be planning a shift away from conservative politics

Koch Industries confirmed Friday morning that 79-year-old David Koch, brother to 83-year-old Charles Koch, has died. The Koch family legacy includes the second-largest company... Read more ...

Trump jokes about tanking stock market, rips Seth Moulton - ‘whoever that...

Trump jokes about tanking stock market, rips Seth Moulton - ‘whoever that may be'

The stock market plummeted by more than 560 points Friday after President Trump threatened to retaliate against China's new tariffs on US goods - but the commander in chief... Read more ...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade...

More Rate Cuts? Powell Says Fed Is Ready To Help Economy Grow Amid Trade Tensions

The central bank will "act as appropriate" to sustain the economic expansion as the trade war with China takes a toll on global growth and parts of the U.S. economy, Fed... Read more ...

The Koch Empire: What we know about deceased US billionaire David Koch

The Koch Empire: What we know about deceased US billionaire David Koch

David Koch - one of America's wealthiest men, with a net worth of more than $40 billion, and a major political donor - passed away on Friday aged 79. RT looks at the Koch... Read more ...