Biden unveils quarter-billion-dollar campaign advertising blitz
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Democrat Joe Biden's presidential campaign will blanket television and social media with $280 million in advertising by Election Day, the campaign announced on Wednesday, more than his rival's campaign has spent in total since 2017.
Disney's 'Mulan' to skip most movie theaters for streaming
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TV viewing surges during Britain's lockdown, led by streaming services
LONDON (Reuters) - Britons spent 40% of their waking day watching TV and online video at the height of the COVID-19 lockdown in April, including spending twice as long watching streaming services like Netflix, Disney+ and Amazon Prime Video, regulator Ofcom said.
Britain's royal family wish Meghan happy birthday amid rift
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's royal family wished happy birthday to Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, wife of Prince Harry, via Twitter on Tuesday in a show of friendliness after a rocky period that saw the couple move to the United States.
Portia de Rossi speaks out as criticism of Ellen mounts
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Actress Portia de Rossi defended Ellen DeGeneres on Monday after a social media campaign called for the talk show host to step down following reports of a hostile work environment for employees on set.
'The Bachelorette' Casting Shakeup Expected for Upcoming Season
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - As if shooting "The Bachelorette" under quarantine wasn't enough drama, ABC's female-fronted reality show has been rocked by more real-life twists that will play out on-screen in the upcoming season.
With eye on China, India looks to increase barriers on imports from Asia
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - New Delhi is considering measures to prevent trade partners mainly in Southeast Asia from re-routing Chinese goods to India with little added value, two government sources said, amid strained ties with Beijing and a push for self-reliance.
UPDATE 2-Mexican TV networks to provide home learning for students as schools stay shut
MEXICO CITY, Aug 3 (Reuters) - Mexican students will be educated in the next academic year through a home-learning program broadcast by major networks such as TV Azteca until a drop in coronavirus infections allows for schools to be reopened, the government said on Monday.
Disney to reveal pandemic hit to parks and ESPN, boost to streaming services, on Tuesday
(Reuters) - For Walt Disney Co
, the ability to sell "Frozen"-themed water bottles at the Magic Kingdom theme park while selling ads during the NBA playoffs has historically been its greatest strength.
NBA's return doubles typical regular-season audience, broadcaster TNT says
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The NBA's return to regular-season play for the first time in four months averaged 3.4 million viewers for a close contest between the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers, the league and AT&T Inc's TNT cable network said on Friday.
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