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SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Spyro soared in to Comic-Con® International: San Diego with news that’s sure to get fans fired up! Activision, a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), and Toys For Bob announced today the return of Stewart Co…

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SANTA MONICA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--PUBG Corporation (PUBG Corp.), today, announced the PGI Charity Showdown, where forty top video game broadcasters from around the world and forty of the most elite PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) pros on the planet will team up and ba…

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NEW YORK (AP) — Comcast is dropping its bid for Fox's entertainment businesses, paving the way for Disney to boost its upcoming streaming service by buying the studios behind "The Simpsons" and X-Men.

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WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Today, Chase (NYSE: JPM) and Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) introduced the new Southwest Rapid Rewards ® Priority Credit Card. The Priority card has all of the same benefits as the award-winning Southwest Rapid Rewards Premier Credit Card plus…

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MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Graceland® in Memphis, Tennessee has announced that Elvis Week™ 2018 will feature more events and performances than ever. Newly announced guests and events include marking the 50th Anniversary of the “’68 Comeback Special” with director and prod…

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NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Audible Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word entertainment, today announced the release of actor, comedian, and SNL alumnus David Spade’s A Polaroid Guy in a Snapchat World. Conceived and p…

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BURBANK, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Fans looking to experience the first-of-its-kind digital subscription service that is DC UNIVERSE are one step closer today. Slated for release in fall 2018, fans in the United States can now pre-order DC UNIVERSE at DCUNIVERSE.com for the year…

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PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) today issued the following statement regarding its pursuit of the assets Twenty-First Century Fox has agreed to sell to The Walt Disney Company: “Comcast does not intend to pursue further the acquisition of the …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Springsteen propped himself on top of Billy Joel's piano to sing a duet with The Piano Man, who was celebrating his 100th concert at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night.

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Comic-Con fans know one thing to be true: Where there is fun, there's usually a line that precedes it. And hours before the annual pop culture convention officially kicked off Wednesday night in San Diego, there were lines everywhere — to get onto the convention floor to buy…

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LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--AEG Presents, majority owner of the Firefly Music Festival, has acquired the remaining ownership shares of the popular music festival held annually at The Woodlands of Dover International Speedway in Dover, Delaware it was announced by Melissa Ormo…

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You won't usually find Denzel Washington in a movie sequel. He just doesn't do them. Something about not wanting to repeat himself. So there must be something special indeed for him to break his own rule for "The Equalizer 2."

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STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--WWE (NYSE: WWE) and O.A.R. have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for Connor’s Cure through O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour this summer. Through O.A.R.’s Heard The World Fund, a portion of the proceeds from O.A.R.’s  Just Like Paradise  t…

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NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--Audible Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word entertainment, today announced the release of Hi Bob!, in which Bob Newhart gets together with a cohort of luminaries in the world of entertainm…

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LOS GATOS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 18, 2018--Roku, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) today announced it will release second quarter 2018 results after the stock market close on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. The company will host a live webcast of its conference call to discuss the results at 2:00 p.m. Pa…

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"Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again " is a wholly ridiculous movie that I thoroughly enjoyed. It's the kind of movie that feels and sounds like a summer vacation should: Fizzy, lively, low-stakes and soundtracked by ABBA.

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REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 17, 2018--Nintendo is headed to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con from July 19 to July 22 with many fun Nintendo Switch games, including the upcoming game, as well as a host of fun activities perfect for fans of all ages. At the Nintendo Gaming Lounge, loc…

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BEIRUT (AP) — The New York-based Human Rights Watch called Monday on Lebanese authorities to investigate allegations of torture made by a well-known actor who was detained and later exonerated of charges of spying for Israel.

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--MTV today announced nominations across all gender neutral categories for the 2018 “VMAs.” The list includes dozens of artists whose reach and influence have elevated music’s relevancy within the cultural conversation. Cardi B received nods in 10 categ…

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"Blindspotting," the directorial debut of Carlos Lopez Estrada, stalks the streets of Oakland with a heightened, spoken-word flow, passionately freestyling on race, police brutality and gentrification through a searing story about two friends: one black, one white.

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Comic-Con, the annual gathering of over 130,000 fans, artists, collectors and geek culture savants, has already been changed by the #MeToo and Time's Up era, with at least one notable figure stepping aside due to sexual misconduct allegations. But questions remain about it…

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SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--IMDb ( www.imdb,com), the world's most popular and authoritative source for movie, TV and celebrity content, today announced that for the third year in a row, writer/director/podcaster Kevin Smith will host three days (July 19-21) of original celebri…