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Want to watch movies at home sooner? Warner Bros. chief reports ‘good progress’ on touchy issue

Want to watch movies at home sooner? Warner Bros. chief reports ‘good progress’ on touchy issue

May 26, 2017 at 5:37 am 0 comments

Warner Bros. Entertainment Chief Executive Kevin Tsujihara, left, with actor Jeremy Piven and former Warner Bros. executive Greg Silverman, right, at a movie premiere in 2015. (Kevin Winter / Getty Images)

and several other major Hollywood studios have been nudging …

Fearless 70-Year-Old Man Fights ISIS-Linked Terrorist In ‘Hand-To-Hand’ Combat

Fearless 70-Year-Old Man Fights ISIS-Linked Terrorist In ‘Hand-To-Hand’ Combat

May 26, 2017 at 2:38 am 0 comments

An Abu Sayyaf rebel is seen in the Philippines in this video grab made available February 6, 2009. (REUTERS/Philippine)

A elderly Filipino man recently engaged a radical extremist with ties to the Islamic State in hand-to-hand combat in his backyard, …

Rogers to boost efforts to improve customer service: CEO Joe Natale

Rogers to boost efforts to improve customer service: CEO Joe Natale

May 25, 2017 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

Newly installed chief executive officer Joe Natale says Rogers Communications Inc. has to take an “end-to-end” approach to make meaningful progress on customer service. (Gloria Nieto/The Globe and Mail)

Poor customer experience, which leads to high subscriber turnover and increased …

Panels to examine financial woes of telcos, power firms

Panels to examine financial woes of telcos, power firms

May 25, 2017 at 8:12 pm 0 comments

Communications Minister Manoj Sinha. (Express Photo)

The government has decided to set up inter-ministerial panels to examine financial woes of telecom and power companies and recommend solutions, Communications Minister Manoj Sinha said today. While intense competition in the telecom sector …

Trump assures Abbas he’s up on the art of the Mideast peace deal

Trump assures Abbas he’s up on the art of the Mideast peace deal

May 25, 2017 at 2:14 pm 0 comments

© Nicholas Kamm, AFP | US President Donald Trump and Palestinian Authority President Mahmud meet at the White House on May 3, 2017.

President Donald Trump committed the United States Wednesday to helping Israel and the Palestinians reach peace, telling

Christie Blatchford: Sexual assault verdict overturned from judge who called accused ‘dramatic and insincere’

Christie Blatchford: Sexual assault verdict overturned from judge who called accused ‘dramatic and insincere’

May 25, 2017 at 8:09 am 0 comments

The Court of Appeals for Ontario at Toronto’s Osgoode Hall

A provincial court judge who teed off on a man accused of sexual assault, calling him “utterly incredible” and accusing him of staging a “dramatic and insincere” crying jag in …

Despite fake news problems, 40% of millennials turn to Facebook for news

Despite fake news problems, 40% of millennials turn to Facebook for news

May 25, 2017 at 5:12 am 0 comments

Nearly half of millennials are getting their news from Facebook (FB), a new poll found.

The survey released by LendEDU, an online marketplace for student loan refinancing, says of the 5,958 millennials that were polled, nearly 40% of them say …

Republicans Want the FCC to Let Them Drop Messages Directly Into Your Voicemail Inbox

Republicans Want the FCC to Let Them Drop Messages Directly Into Your Voicemail Inbox

May 25, 2017 at 2:18 am 0 comments

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If the RNC has its way, that voicemail box you’re checking is probably full.

The unceasing assault of robocalls makes constantly answering automated calls and deleting voicemail messages annoying enough. But if a Republican-backed proposal before the Federal Communications …

5 must-see artists at the Beale Street Music Festival 2017 in Memphis

5 must-see artists at the Beale Street Music Festival 2017 in Memphis

May 24, 2017 at 7:57 pm 0 comments

The Beale Street Music Festival (BSMF) is the event of Memphis in May that has been a part of Memphis In May since its inception in 1977. BSMF is always the first weekend in May. This year the festival is …

Vin Scully has microphone retired at Dodger Stadium ceremony

Vin Scully has microphone retired at Dodger Stadium ceremony

May 24, 2017 at 4:57 pm 0 comments

For a franchise that has been so successful in Los Angeles, the Dodgers’ 10 retired numbers speak largely to a Brooklyn heritage. On the day the Dodgers were set to retire his microphone alongside those numbers — and perhaps for …