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  • AT&T to Acquire Time Warner for $85.4 Billion

    Toby Jorrin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- AT&T has reached a deal to buy Time Warner for $85.4 billion, with the phone company paying $107.50 per share. The new cable giant will rival Comcast Corp.'s purchase of NBCUniversal in 2011, but the merger will still have to undergo a regulatory review. AT&T would have […]

  • Mom Offended by Toy Packaging Inspires Change

    Toys R' Us(NEW YORK) --  A run-of-the-mill trip to Toys "R" Us is resulting in a big change at toy giant Fisher-Price.Gina Zuk Gerber, a Baltimore mom of two and public relations executive, was shopping for her 1-year-old daughter when she came across one of Fisher-Price's Little People toys that she initially […]

  • US 'Monitoring' Repeated Cyberattacks; Twitter, Other Major Sites Temporarily Knocked Out

    iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The FBI and Department of Homeland Security are investigating a widespread internet disruption Friday that appears to be the result of repeated attacks on a critical internet infrastructure service -- attacks that caused hours-long disruptions of major sites like Twitter, Reddit and […]

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  • Donald Glover Cast as Young Lando Calrissian in Han Solo "Star Wars" Movie

    Michael Tran/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Let's pray they don't alter this deal any further: Donald Glover will play young Lando Calrissian in an upcoming Han Solo Star Wars film, according to Disney. The untitled movie, which is expected to be released in 2018, will be directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, and […]

  • The Gilmore Girls Get the Toy Treatment

    2016 - Funko(WASHINGTON) -- Funko, the company that set the Internet on fire with its Golden Girls action figures that debuted at New York Comic Con, is taking two more female TV heroes and giving them the toy treatment: Lorelai and Rory Gilmore.  That's right, the mother-daughter stars of the […]

  • Norman Reedus Says "No One Is Safe" on "The Walking Dead"

    Gene Page/AMC(NEW YORK) -- Norman Reedus' character Daryl Dixon in the hit AMC series The Walking Dead is arguably one of the most buzzed about heroes on TV. Reedus is greeted like a rock star, attracting hours-long autograph lines at fan conventions -- and his very fate on the show is fiercely […]