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Hurricane Sandy

Hurricane Sandy

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  1. Time Warner to Donate $1 Million for Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

    5:58 am PDT 11/02/2012
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    Fellow entertainment conglomerates News Corp., Walt Disney and Viacom have also pledged financial and media support. READ MORE

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  2. Box Office Preview: 'Wreck-It Ralph' Aims For $45 Mil as East Coast Theaters Reopen

    4:30 pm PDT 11/01/2012
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    The majority of the 300 theaters closed because of superstorm Sandy are back on line, but some locations in Lower Manhattan, Long Island and New Jersey still being dark could impact "Wreck-It Ralph" and Denzel Washington's "Flight." READ MORE

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  3. Hurricane Sandy Leads NYC Mayor Bloomberg to Endorse Obama

    12:58 pm PDT 11/01/2012
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    He has criticized the president for not being more proactive about gun control following the "Dark Knight" shootings -- but feels Obama is the best bet to tackle the effects of climate change. READ MORE

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  4. Viacom, Walt Disney Donate $3 Million to Hurricane Sandy Relief

    10:52 am PDT 11/01/2012
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    UPDATED: The entertainment giants also launch programs to match employee donations, and Viacom starts an effort to assist staff affected by the storm's fallout. READ MORE

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  5. Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera to Perform at NBCUniversal 'Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together' Benefit

    5:19 am PDT 11/01/2012
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    UPDATED: HBO joins Friday telethon hosted by Matt Lauer, which will also include performances by Billy Joel, Sting and Jon Bon Jovi and appearances from Jon Stewart, Tina Fey and James Gandolfini. READ MORE

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  6. Broadway Back on Full Schedule as 'Sandy Specials' Proliferate

    4:38 pm PDT 10/31/2012
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    Tough-ticket hits like "The Book of Mormon" are sold out as always, but many shows are offering special post-hurricane deals to lure patrons while NYC transport remains patchy. READ MORE

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  7. Hurricane Sandy: Television Production Slowly Resumes

    1:11 pm PDT 10/31/2012
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    UPDATED: Many New York-based TV series reopened production offices, but permits for exterior shooting are still suspended. READ MORE

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  8. Analyst: Hurricane Could Cost Cablevision $40 Million

    8:14 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    Canaccord Genuity's Thomas Eagan says investors will look beyond the hurricane, but argues that the storm could delay a cable rate increase. READ MORE

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  9. Hurricane Sandy: Entertainment Companies Reopen New York Offices

    7:08 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    UPDATED: The offices of News Corp.'s corporate staff remain closed on Wednesday, but Katie Couric and others returned to work as the city's airports reopened. READ MORE

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  10. Big Entertainment Stocks Open Virtually Unchanged After Hurricane Sandy Market Closures

    6:45 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    Netflix shares decline in early trading after the company corrected the content costs for its international services in a regulatory filing. READ MORE

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  11. Hurricane Sandy: Huffington Post Back Online, Gawker Site Still Down

    5:44 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    Gadget news provider Gizmodo and Gawker continue to work on restoring their full sites while providing updates on back-up destinations. READ MORE

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  12. How Much Hurricane Sandy Is Costing Hollywood

    5:00 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    New York-based film and TV production grinds to a halt, movie theaters and Broadway go dark and the industry faces tens of millions of dollars in losses. READ MORE

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  13. Hurricane Sandy Sinks HMS Bounty

    4:23 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    Rescue workers found one crew member of the ship, seen in such blockbuster films as "Mutiny on the Bounty" and "Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest," dead. READ MORE

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  14. Hurricane Sandy Brings Weather Channel Third-Highest Average Viewership Ever

    2:44 am PDT 10/31/2012
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    The cable network on Monday drew an average total day audience of 2.04 million and beat Fox News Channel in the target demographic of 25-54 year-olds. READ MORE

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  15. Donald Trump Extends $5 Mil President Obama Offer Because of Hurricane Sandy (Video)

    5:58 pm PDT 10/30/2012
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    “The Apprentice” star also cites the “unbelievable momentum” his proposal has received in his decision to move the deadline to 12 p.m. Thursday. READ MORE

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  16. Broadway Performances to Resume Wednesday After Hurricane Sandy Suspension

    4:36 pm PDT 10/30/2012
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    While a handful of shows including Disney's "The Lion King" and "Mary Poppins" will skip one more performance, the majority of Broadway productions will be back on the boards after the three-day break. READ MORE

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  17. Cable Nets Tread Back Into Political Coverage in the Wake of Sandy

    4:29 pm PDT 10/30/2012
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    MSNBC and CNN devoted significant time to Gov. Chris Christie and Gov. Mitt Romney’s opposing views on FEMA. READ MORE

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  18. Hurricane Sandy TV: CNN's Hysteria, Weather Channel Cool, Al Roker Flaps in the Wind

    12:18 pm PDT 10/30/2012
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    A critic's take on the live scramble for information – and ratings – as the storm ravaged the Northeast. READ MORE

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  19. Hurricane Sandy: New Yorkers' Shocking Twitter Photos

    11:24 am PDT 10/30/2012
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    Residents of the Northeast snapped powerful images of Hurricane Sandy. READ MORE

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  20. TV Ratings: Hurricane Sandy Encores Good for 'The Voice,' 'Dancing With the Stars'

    11:17 am PDT 10/30/2012
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    The delayed numbers remain very approximate due to periodic storm coverage updates, but two of the night's only original broadcasts see week-to-week boosts. READ MORE

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  21. Hurricane Sandy: Hundreds of East Coast Movie Theaters Still Closed

    10:47 am PDT 10/30/2012
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    UPDATED: Box office revenues could be down by as much as 25 percent, representing millions of dollars in losses; all AMC Theaters in Manhattan and Long Island will remain closed through Tuesday. READ MORE

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