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Weekend Movies: Will Scarlett Johansson Beat Up on ‘The Rock’?

Last week's big movie, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," pulled in more than $100 million in its first week, after an opening weekend of $72.6 million, but managed ...
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Comcast Earnings Buoyed by Growth in Business Services, Internet Customers

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) reported second-quarter results before markets opened Tuesday. The cable operator posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.76 on revenues of $16.84 billion. In the same ...
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‘Purge’ and ‘Sex Tape’ May Take Weekend Box Office Lead

The highly successful "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" will have competition for the top box office spot this weekend. The movie was released by Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. ...
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Customer Service Hall of Shame

When it comes to companies we dread dealing with, we all know who they are. Let’s put it this way, would you rather go to the Apple Genius Bar to ...
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Stock Winners After Intense Wireless and Pay-TV Competition

The mere fact that wireless has become ubiquitous is easy to see. Just look around, everybody from the 14-year-old kid to the 75-year-old grandmother has a cell phone, and in ...
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10 Brands That Will Disappear in 2015

Each year, 24/7 Wall St. identifies 10 American brands that we predict will disappear before the end of the next year. This year’s list reflects the fact that mergers and ...
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FCC Names Power Lineups to Review Big Media Mergers

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has named its investigative teams to review whether or not the massive media mergers that have been announced are actually in the public interest -- ...
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Holiday Weekend Movie Box Office Could Be Another Win for the Transformers

Heavily anticipated movies are not on tap for the coming, long Fourth of July holiday weekend. Moviegoers are presumably busy barbecuing and shooting off fireworks on Friday, and after last ...
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Free TV Over the Air Is Dead

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled last week that mini-antenna service Aereo does indeed infringe the copyright of TV broadcasters, IAC/InterActiveCorp. (NASDAQ: IACI) chairman and CEO Barry Diller said there ...
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U.S. World Cup Hopes Push TV Ratings to Near-Olympics Level

Nearly 25 million viewers in the United States watched Sunday's World Cup match between the U.S. men's national team and the Portuguese national team. That is well above the 16 ...
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The World Cup Causes Surge in U.S. TV Audience

At 6 p.m. ET Sunday evening, the U.S. men’s national soccer team takes to the pitch in the middle of the Amazonian jungle to play the national team from Portugal in ...
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Netflix Signs Comedian Chelsea Handler to ‘Revolutionize’ TV Talk Show Format

The TV late-night talk show wars are about to get another combatant. Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) announced Thursday morning that it has signed a deal with comedian and author Chelsea ...
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UBS New Stocks to Buy for Growth at a Reasonable Price

If there was ever a time to get an update on one of the top lists of stocks to buy on Wall Street that we cover here at 24/7 Wall ...
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Eight Companies That Owe Employees a Raise

With the stock market reaching new heights daily, companies' profit margins at multi-decade highs, and falling unemployment, many Americans may be wondering when they will start to see the benefits ...
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What the LPGA-PGA of America Partnership Could Mean for Women’s Golf

Golf is the least popular major women’s sport in the United States, according to a Harris poll conducted earlier this year. Sitting behind tennis, soccer and even the much-maligned Women's ...
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