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Stars react to nominations for the 72nd Emmy Awards

Jul. 28, 2020 6:07 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars such as Kerry Washington, Christina Applegate and Rachel Brosnahan have expressed excitement after being nominated for the upcoming 72nd Emmy Awards. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the nominations were announced Tuesday in a virtual show hosted by Leslie Jones. Washington...

FILE - In this March 13, 2018, file photo, actress Oprah Winfrey poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film

Oprah's O Mag to end regular print editions after 20 years

Jul. 27, 2020 5:16 PM EDT

O, The Oprah Magazine is ending its regular monthly print editions with the December 2020 issue after 20 years of publication. The brand, which is among the most recognizable magazines in the U.S., is not going away but will become more “more digitally-centric," a Hearst spokeswoman Monday said. There will...

Netflix, Norwegian Cruise fall; LendingTree, J.B. Hunt rise

Jul. 17, 2020 4:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially on Friday: J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc., up $4.27 to $136.82. The trucking and logistics company handily beat Wall Street's second-quarter profit forecasts. Citizens Financial Group Inc., down 30 cents to $25.15. The bank handily beat...

FILE - In this Sunday, May 6, 2018, file photo, Ted Sarandos attends the 2018 Netflix FYSee Kick-Off Event at Raleigh Studios Hollywood in Los Angeles. Netflix added a flood of new subscribers amid the coronavirus pandemic and also offered clues to a possible successor for founding CEO Reed Hastings, who on Thursday, July 16, 2020, named the company’s chief content officer, Sarandos, as co-CEO. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

Netflix promotes content chief to co-CEO; adds 10M new subs

Jul. 16, 2020 7:07 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix added a flood of new subscribers amid the coronavirus pandemic and also offered clues to a possible successor for founding CEO Reed Hastings, who on Thursday named the company's chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, as co-CEO. But it was investor disappointment in the outlook for new...

FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2017, file photo, Netflix Founder and CEO Reed Hastings smiles during an interview in Barcelona, Spain. Hastings and his wife, Patty Quillin, are donating $120 million toward student scholarships at historically black colleges and universities. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez, File)

Netflix CEO to donate $120M to historically black colleges

Jun. 17, 2020 5:12 PM EDT

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings and his wife, Patty Quillin, are donating $120 million toward student scholarships at historically black colleges and universities. The couple is giving $40 million to each of three institutions: the United Negro College Fund, Spelman College and Morehouse College. The organizations...