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  1. Dis to kids: 'Jump' in early

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    Disney Channel is using music and the Internet to draw viewers to its original film "Jump In!" before it hits the television screen.Read more

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  2. Shurgot upped at Dis Studios

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    Paul Shurgot, a key member of Disney's financial team for more than 11 years, has been promoted to senior vp and chief financial officer at Walt Disney Studios.Read more

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  3. Regulation or strangulation? Mapping out the rules for Europe's media

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    The first day of the European Media Leaders Summit 2006 came at a critical point in the development of Europe's regulatory landscape. The conference opened on the very day when two things happened: the European Parliament's Culture Committee voted on amendments to the European Directive to regulate Audiovisual Media Services, and the Council of Culture Ministers from EU member states decided their position on the same draft legislation.Read more

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  4. Labels sue Russia's AllofMP3.com

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    Several major record labels sued the operator of the Russian music Web site AllofMP3.com  Wednesday, claiming the company has been profiting by selling copies of music without their permission.Read more

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  5. Judge dismisses 'Fahrenheit 9/11' suit

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit by an Iraq war veteran who claimed filmmaker Michael Moore used the veteran's image without permission in the anti-war documentary "Fahrenheit 9/11."Read more

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  6. Pacino to present Irish writing award

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    Irish singer-songwriter Van Morrison, screenwriter William Monahan and writer-director Terry George will be honored by the US-Ireland Alliance at its second annual Oscar-Wilde: Honoring Irish Writing in Film awards ceremony in Los Angeles on Feb. 27.Read more

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  7. CBC touts ratings rebound

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    TORONTO -- Pointing to its growing momentum in primetime, the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.  said Thursday it is on the rebound both in ratings and relevance in the emerging digital age.Read more

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  8. Something for everyone at weekend boxoffice

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    Hollywood is hanging out a number of stockings as Christmas weekend arrives. Among the new movies, broad appeal is the name of the game. Three of the five wide releases this frame carry a PG rating as studios look to lure nice audiences rather than naughty ones.Read more

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  9. 'Pirates' takes most U.K. booty

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    LONDON -- The No. 1 boxoffice draw in the U.K. for 2006 looks set to be Buena Vista International's "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest," left, which swashbuckled its way to a whopping £52.5 million ($102.9 million).Read more

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  10. ACTRA rejects producers' offer

    4:00 am 12/22/2006

    TORONTO -- Talks between North American producers and Canada's actors union broke down late Wednesday after the performers' bargainers rejected a 4% wage increase over three years.Read more

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