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Box Office: Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible 5' Nabs Near-Record $20.3M Friday 
Forbes.com - 6 Hours ago
Image from ‘Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation,’ courtesy of Paramount Pictures As I like to mention from time to time, Tom Cruise’s peak stardom period (1992-2005) was at least partially an era when
Box Office: Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible 5' Nabs Near-Record $20.4M Friday Forbes.com
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Box Office: ‘Mission: Impossible 5' Eyes $52 Mil 
Variety - 3 Hours ago
Tom Cruise actioner “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” generated $20 million at the Friday box office, marking the biggest opening day in the “Mission: Impossible” franchise. The Paramount/Skydance     Add Comment

Hearing set for Hollywood Casino property tax appeal [Bangor Daily News, Maine] 
Bloomberg - 4 Hours ago
Aug. 01--BANGOR, Maine -- An appeals board will hear arguments next week in the dispute between the city and Hollywood Casino over the taxable value of the casino's properties. The casino is seeking     Add Comment

Box Office: 'Ant-Man' Tops Friday Holdovers, 'Pixels' Drops 66% 
Forbes.com - 6 Hours ago
Image from ‘Ant-Man,’ courtesy of Walt Disney Walt Disney’s  Ant-Man  earned $3.625 million on its third Friday, dropping 49% and bringing its domestic total to $123.15m. Expect a $12.9m weekend     Add Comment
>>   Music business
Watch Bruce Springsteen Join U2 For Final Show at Madison Square Garden 
Billboard - 7 Hours ago
U2 saved the best for last, concluding an eight-night stand at New York's Madison Square Garden on Friday, July 31, with a guest appearance from Bruce Springsteen . U2 Covers Lou Reed, Performs with     Add Comment

Why do Apple Music's own curated playlists have songs that no one can play? 
NewsOnFeeds.com - 5 Hours ago
published less than 1 hour ago There’s no doubt that Apple Music arrived in the world not quite ready for prime time — the UI is far more confusing than I’d have hoped for, there’s a host of weird     Add Comment

Apple Music Is A Mess 
Hard OCP - 108 Minutes ago
Whelp. I couldn't have imagined that Apple would have another Maps-level disaster on their hands. Longtime Apple watcher Jim Dalrymple wrote about his experiences last week, saying that the Apple Music     Add Comment

Naij News: MTV Celebrates 10 Years In Africa: Achievements and Controversies 
DangoteNews.com - 3 Hours ago
APC Celebrates Two Years In Existence, Calls For National Unity The Herald (Today) - The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, has called on Nigerians to     Add Comment
>>   Entertainment
>>   Movie reviews
Mission Impossible Rogue Nation Movie Review 
Big News Network - 2 Hours ago
Four-and-a-half out of five stars Due to its many moving parts, characters and twists, some people are going to find the plot of "Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation" a bit complicated, but ...    Add Comment

Minions: Film Review 
Chornicle.lu - 4 Hours ago
Directed by Kyle Balda (first feature director; layout supervisor on Despicable Me; animator on Monsters, Inc.; directing animator on Toy Story 2; animator on A Bug's Life) and Pierre Coffin (Despicable     Add Comment

San Antonio Film Festival Movie Reviews: Short Films (Part One) 
Blogcritics.org - 7 Hours ago
A variety of entertaining and provocative short films are being screened at this year’s San Antonio Film Festival from filmmakers all over the world. So far, I’ve had the opportunity to see about 22 of     Add Comment

Movie reviews: Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Hot Pursuit, Beyond the Reach 
Irish Examiner - 7 Hours ago
It will be a sad day indeed when Tom Cruise grows too old to sprint across our screens, but that day, if Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (12A) is any indication, will be a long time coming. Mission     Add Comment
>>   Movie trailers
Johnny Depp Totally Unrecognisable In New Black Mass Trailer 
Yahoo! Movies UK and Ireland - 7/31/2015
A new trailer for ‘Black Mass’ has arrived and we’re still questioning whether that really is Johnny Depp playing notorious mobster Whitey Bulger. The ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ star has undergone a     Add Comment

The Emotional Trailer for 'Room,' Brie Larson's Potential Masterpiece 
Yahoo! Movies - 7/30/2015
By Kyle Buchanan Last summer, when we profiled best friends Shailene Woodley and Brie Larson , they had both been vying for the lead role in the same project, with Larson ultimately getting the part.     Add Comment

Taissa Farmiga Talks '6 Years' and Sis, Plus Exclusive Trailer 
Yahoo! Movies - 7/30/2015
If acting didn't pan out, Taissa Farmiga might have been an accountant. It all started when her famous sister Vera (Oscar nominated for 2009’s Up in the Air) pulled Taissa, reluctantly, onto a film set.     Add Comment

Exclusive 'Black Mass' Trailer Commentary: Director Breaks Down Depp's Whitey Bulger  
Yahoo! Movies - 7/30/2015
For those not fully versed in Whitey Bulger’s brutality, Black Mass , starring a transformed Johnny Depp , promises to be a disturbing eye-opener about the notorious gangster. Yahoo Movies has the new     Add Comment
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What the 'Mission: Impossible' movies can learn from the 'Fast & Furious' franchise 
Business Insider Australia - 5 Hours ago
“Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” is now out in theatres, and totally worth seeing — it’s a fantastic action movie with great stunts and a fun cast held together by a good old-fashioned Tom Cruise     Add Comment

Tourism authority seeks marketing contractors [The Honolulu Star-Advertiser] 
Bloomberg - 6 Hours ago
Aug. 01--The Hawaii Tourism Authority, the state's tourism agency, is seeking proposals for marketing contractors to run several major market programs and some new ones. The agency has released a new     Add Comment

State confirms year's first human case of plague [The Santa Fe New Mexican] 
Bloomberg - 7 Hours ago
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BlueLinx Holdings Inc. Receives Continued Listing Standards Notice From NYSE Bloomberg
Fitch Affirms and Withdraws HSBC Bank (Chile)'s IDRs; Affirms National Ratings Bloomberg
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Government of Canada to Take Proactive Approach to Marijuana Advertising Enforcement 
Yahoo! Finance - 7 Hours ago
New direction will mean Health Canada will actively monitor for advertising violations OTTAWA, Aug. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced she has directed     Add Comment
>>   Media
The 15 social media trends that defined a generation 
Salon - 7 Hours ago
Created by . Over the past few years, social media has given rise to a number of crazes that have quickly spread across the web; with the likes of Twitter and Facebook, a trend started in Devon can     Add Comment

American Public Media Group Lays Off 10 in Newsroom, Cancels ‘Wits’ 
Editor & Publisher - 7/31/2015
by: Ben Mook | Current American Public Media Group has completed its planned organizational changes hinted at earlier this month, including the cutting of 10 positions in Minnesota Public Radio’s     Add Comment

Etihad Airways Picks Cheil Worldwide and Barbarian Group for Its Westward Expansion 
Adweek Online - 7/31/2015
In March, Etihad Airways made headlines with a new ad campaign —created by M&C Saatchi and starring Nicole Kidman—aimed at redefining luxury in the context of business travel. Now, Cheil Worldwide     Add Comment

NY Times Promotes Arthur Gregg Sulzberger 
Adweek Online - 7/31/2015
The New York Times has promoted Arthur Gregg Sulzberger —son of publisher and chairman Arthur Sulzberger Jr .—to associate editor. Sulzberger most recently served as a senior editor for strategy. In
Arthur Gregg Sulzberger named associate editor at The New York Times Big News Network
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>>   Digital television
>>   Business
New DIY home sales options can save you money 
USA Today - 5 Hours ago
Decades ago, enlisting a real estate agent was your sole way to buy or sell a property. But now, thanks to easy access to property data and the rise of online services that let you schedule showing times     Add Comment

Workspace: Dr. Stephen Klasko: Where Einstein, Jobs and Yoda Join Strategy Sessions 
NewsOnFeeds.com - 3 Hours ago
published about 1 hour ago The president and chief executive of Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health, brings a passion for science fiction to his brainstorming. NYT > Business Day    Add Comment

In Canada Two Quarterly Contractions Don’t Always Mean Recession 
Washington Post - 7/31/2015
(Bloomberg) -- Economic data released by Statistics Canada point to the nation’s economy heading squarely toward a contraction for a second straight quarter. But is the country in a recession? Gross     Add Comment

UPDATE 1-New Bank of England policymaker says to cut all hedge fund ties 
CNBC - 7/31/2015
* New MPC member Vlieghe to be bought out of Brevan Howard stake * Finance ministry had said links were no conflict of interest * Vlieghe originally intended to get long-term incentive     Add Comment

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