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Bloomberg for President? Reports Say Anti-Gun Billionaire Might Run

Has Bloomberg Begun the Battle for 2020? U.S.A. –-( Several news agencies are reporting that billionaire former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who now uses his wealth to support the gun prohibition lobby, is apparently considering a run for president in 2020, “is if (former Vice President Joe) Biden’s fortunes suffer so much that he drops out before or during the early stages of the primary,” according to CNBC. The former Big Apple mayor, who has weaponized his wealth to help...
Tags: Gun Rights News, Dave Workman

Analysis: Questions swirl after ABC airs video from Kentucky gun range, labeled as Syria

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Tags: News, Abc, Kentucky, Syria, Stories

A year after her kidnapping, Jayme Closs tells ABC she feels 'stronger every day'

Almost exactly a year since Jayme Closs was kidnapped and her parents killed, the 13-year-old says she's happy to be back home and doing what she enjoys.
Tags: Abc, Cnn, Jayme Closs

Everything Coming to Disney+ at Launch Teased in 197-Minute Video

After Disney+ made an early debut over in The Netherlands, a complete list of titles available on the streaming service made its way online. But today, Disney decided to draw out the process of revealing the streaming library by individually tweeting pretty much every single title, from television to movies, that you’ll be able to watch starting on November 12. However, apparently that wasn’t enough for Disney+, because they’ve now released a video that’s over three hours long with clips from e...
Tags: London, Movies, Abc, China, Robin Hood, Disney, US, America, World, Fox, United States, Paris, Netherlands, Sydney, Diana, Miley Cyrus

Robert Iger's 20 Leadership Lessons

ROBERT IGER has worked for the same company for forty-five years: twenty-two of them at ABC, and another twenty-three at Disney, after Disney acquired ABC in 1995—the last fourteen of those years, as the CEO of Disney. He shares it all in The Ride of a Lifetime. Like the biggest, most exciting rides were once called at Disneyland, he says his time as CEO of Disney has been like a fourteen-year ride on a giant E-Ticket attraction. After sharing a bit of his background, he quickly delves into his...
Tags: Leadership, Abc, Time, Disney, Iger, Disneyland, Robert Iger, Instagram and Facebook, Dan Burke, Pixar Marvel Lucasfilm, Disney He, Steve Jobs George Lucas, Michael Eisner Iger

Craig Ferguson Game Show ‘The Hustler’ Gets Picked Up by ABC

Comedian and host Craig Ferguson is returning to the airwaves with a new trivia game show series at ABC, “The Hustler,” in which one player will already secretly know all the answers. The format involves five contestants working together on a series of trivia questions, with the aim of growing and winning a collective prize […]
Tags: Craig Ferguson, News, Abc, The Hustler

Trump tweets support for Sean Spicer on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

The former White House press secretary, paired with a professional dancer on the ABC show, has said that much of his support comes from backers of President Trump.
Tags: News, Entertainment, Abc, White House, Sean Spicer, Nation & World Politics, TV/Streaming

Omnicom and Publicis emerge as big winners in global Disney review

The Walt Disney Co. has concluded its global estimated $2.2 billion media review with Publicis Media and Omnicom Media Group emerging as the big winners, according to several people close to the matter. Those people told Ad Age that Omnicom retained the planning and buying duties in the U.S. and Canada for Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., Fox Searchlight Pictures and Fox Entertainment Group after winning those responsibilities in May. It also retained the media business in the U.S. and Canad...
Tags: Abc, India, Advertising, Disney, Fox, Canada, Comcast, Hulu, Carat, 21st Century Fox, Publicis, Walt Disney Co, Omd, Walt Disney Studios, Omnicom, MDC

TV Ratings: ‘Batwoman,’ ‘Kids Say the Darndest Things’ Tick Down

After solid debuts last week, both The CW’s “Batwoman” and ABC’s revival of “Kids Say the Darndest Things” with Tiffany Haddish dropped off a little in week 2. The Ruby Rose superhero show fell 36% to a 0.3 rating and lost around 400,000 total viewers from week 1. “Kids Say the Darndest Things” fell around 23% […]
Tags: News, Abc, Batwoman, Cw, Tv Ratings, Ruby Rose, Kids Say The Darndest Things, Tiffany Haddish

Schiff Says Secret Testimony Aimed at Keeping Trump in the Dark

(Bloomberg) -- House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff defended holding testimony behind closed doors in the impeachment inquiry he’s heading up against President Donald Trump, likening this phase of the investigation to a “grand jury.”“We want to make sure that we meet the needs of the investigation and not give the president or his legal minions the opportunity to tailor their testimony and in some cases fabricate testimony to suit their interests,” the California Democrat said Sunda...
Tags: News, Abc, California, Washington, Senate, China, Georgia, Ukraine, Beijing, United States, House, Mitch McConnell, Cbs, Fox News, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders says this is what sets him apart from Warren

In an interview with ABC's "This Week," presidential candidate Bernie Sanders discusses what sets him apart from fellow Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren.
Tags: News, Abc, Stories, Warren, Bernie Sanders

Bernie Sanders lists the differences between him and Elizabeth Warren

In an interview with ABC's "This Week," presidential candidate Bernie Sanders discusses what sets him apart from fellow Democratic candidate Elizabeth Warren.
Tags: News, Abc, Elizabeth Warren, Stories, Bernie Sanders

Why it’s so hard to find a great mentor or coach

Follow me on Twitter When I was a kid, my dad taught me how to shoot photography on a manual camera. I even learned how to develop my own film in a darkroom. But it’s been years since I practiced my photography skills. I really noticed it on my honeymoon last year. My iPhone was fine for most of our trip, but once we got to Kenya, I regretted not having a better camera. Fortunately, one of the lodges we stayed at offered camera rentals, so one day, I went out on safari and took hundreds of phot...
Tags: Abc, Marketing, Kenya, Bangkok, Personal Development

Headsup: Girls, Guns, and Genius

Disclaimer: Warner Bros. Home Entertainment requests we note that it provided a free copy of “Doom Patrol: The Complete First Season”. The opinions I share are my own. “Following the mysterious disappearance of their leader, Dr. Niles Caulder (“The Chief”), these reluctant heroes will find themselves in a place they never expected to be, called to action by none other than Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse. Part support group, part Super Hero team, the Doom Patrol is a band...
Tags: Amazon, Hbo, Television, Abc, Robin Williams, Georgia, Broadway, Tina Fey, Addams Family, Rachel Mcadams, Christina Ricci, Illinois, Headsup, Blu-ray, Dvd, Lindsay Lohan

Mandy Moore, ‘This Is Us’ Showrunners, Amanda Lasher Partner for Popstar Drama at ABC

ABC has given a put pilot order to a drama series inspired by Mandy Moore’s early music career, Variety has learned. Currently titled “90’s Popstar,” the project hails from writer and executive producer Amanda Lasher, with Moore set to executive produce alongside “This Is Us” showrunners Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger. Adam Londy of Aptaker […]
Tags: News, Abc, Mandy Moore, Moore, Isaac Aptaker, Elizabeth Berger, Aptaker, Amanda Lasher, Elizabeth Berger Adam Londy

‘High School Musical’ Series to Debut on ABC, Disney Channel, Freeform Ahead of Disney Plus Launch

Disney is going to give “High School Musical” fans a treat prior to the launch of the standalone streaming service Disney Plus. “High School Musical: The Musical: The Series,” the series adaptation of the popular Disney Channel film franchise, will air its first episode across three Disney-owned networks nearly a week before it debuts at […]
Tags: News, Abc, Disney, Disney Channel, Freeform, High School Musical, Disney Plus, ABC Disney Channel Freeform Ahead of Disney

‘El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie’ Review: Well-Executed, But Unnecessary

Almost a decade ago, the ABC drama Lost came to a controversial conclusion, managing to bother more people than it pleased with a series finale that’s still being misinterpreted. A few months later, the final season was released on DVD with a 12-minute epilogue film titled “The New Man in Charge.” In the epilogue, we learned more about the futures and fates of a few members of the show’s vast ensemble. It didn’t resolve the finale’s frustrations, but was a pleasant capper to the genre-bend...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Movies, Abc, Amc, Netflix, Movie Reviews, New Mexico, Dodge, Aaron Paul, Bryan Cranston, Albuquerque, PAUL, Jesse, Leone, Gilligan

TV Ratings: ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Tops ‘Young Sheldon,’ Wins Thursday

“Grey’s Anatomy” was once again the winner on Thursday night for ABC, as newer shows continue to struggle around it. The show, currently in its 16th season, posted a 1.3 rating among adults 18-49 and was watched by just over 6 million total viewers, beating CBS’ “Young Sheldon” into first place for the third week […]
Tags: News, Anatomy, Abc, Cbs, Tv Ratings, Grey, Grey's Anatomy, Sheldon, Young Sheldon

Film Review: ‘The Addams Family’

There must have been something in the water the week of Sept. 18, 1964. That’s when the ghouls-are-us sitcom “The Addams Family” premiered on ABC — and exactly six days later, the ghouls-are-us sitcom “The Munsters” premiered on CBS. True, only one of those shows was based on the sinister genius of Charles Addams (whose […]
Tags: Reviews, Abc, Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Charles Addams, The Addams Family, CBS True

Mediocre TV Proves To Be Good Enough For Audiences

TV has a lot of just OK shows. Examples include The CW's Nancy Drew reboot, Fox's Almost Family, ABC's Stumptown, NBC's Sunnyside. Why the mediocrity? People watch it.
Tags: News, Nbc, Abc, Fox, Cw, Nancy Drew

Watch: Aaron Paul Takes You Through the High Points of ‘Breaking Bad’ in Less Than Three Minutes

It’s been six years since Breaking Bad went off the air, and if you haven’t had time to rewatch all five seasons in the lead-up to this week’s release of El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie, star Aaron Paul is here to help. He was a guest on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night, where he took the stage and delivered a quick recap of some of the show’s best moments to jog your memory. Watch his recap below, plus a couple of lengthier, more visual recaps to really get you back into a Breaking Bad state of mi...
Tags: Vince Gilligan, Breaking Bad, Movies, Drama, Abc, Disney, Netflix, Espn, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Aaron Paul, Viral Marketing, PAUL, Kimmel, Trejo, Danny Trejo, TV To Film Adaptation

Daily Podcast: Being Funny In 2019 Without Insensitivity? Matrix 4, Masters of the Universe, Inland, Gemini Man, Megalopolis

On the October 10, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor-in-chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the latest film and tv news, including The Matrix 4, Masters of the Universe, Inland, Gemini Man, Megalopolis and Joker .  In The News : HT: ‘The Matrix 4’ Gives ‘Aquaman’ Star Yahya Abdul-Mateen II the Red Pill Chris: ‘Masters of the Universe’ Reboot Might Go Straight to Netflix HT: ‘Inland’ TV Series...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Netflix, Ang Lee, Chris, Francis Ford Coppola, Marc Maron, Todd Phillips, Drew Goddard, Peter Sciretta, Yahya Abdul Mateen II, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume, Universe Inland Gemini Man Megalopolis

‘Holey Moley’ Renewed for Season 2 at ABC

Fore! A second season of the mini golf competition show “Holey Moley” is coming up the fairway. ABC has renewed the show for a second outing, with Stephen Curry, Rob Riggle, Joe Tessitore and Jeannie Mai all set to return.  Season 1 saw a whole host of self-proclaimed mini-golf lovers from around the country on […]
Tags: News, Abc, Stephen Curry, Jeannie Mai, Holey Moley, Stephen Curry Rob Riggle Joe Tessitore

Apple's capitulation over Hong Kong protest app isn't new; and the NBA is racing it to the bottom

When Apple caved to pressure from the Chinese government and yanked an Ios app that let users avoid being attacked by the city-state's murderous, rampaging police forces, it was merely continuing a long tradition of capitulation to Chinese authorities, who control access to some of Apple's most important customers as well as the factories that make the bulk of Apple's products. In years gone by, Apple has repeatedly caved to Chinese state demands, in both petty ways (blocking the Taiwanese ...
Tags: Apple, Ios, Hong Kong, Post, Business, News, Abc, China, Basketball, Nba, Philadelphia, Houston Rockets, Don, Daryl Morey, Wells Fargo Center, Wachs

Report: State Dept Officials’ Anger At Pompeo Is Escalating Amid Ukraine Scandal

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is overseeing employees who are reportedly growing more fed up with him by the day as he becomes further enmeshed in the scandal over President Donald Trump’s attempt to pressure Ukraine to investigate Joe Biden. Six current and former State Department officials told ABC News on Thursday that career staffers are upset with the way Pompeo using the department to help Trump fend off the House impeachment inquiry. According to ABC, they’re particularly angered by P...
Tags: News, Abc, Washington Post, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Hillary Clinton, House, State Department, Donald Trump, Abc News, Rudy Giuliani, Clinton, Trump, State, Pompeo, Mike Pompeo

New Speakers Announced for the First-Ever TIME 100 Health Summit on October 17 in New York, NY

Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Alex Azar, comedian Tig Notaro, CEO, President and Co-Founder of Fitbit James Park, co-anchor of ABC’s “Good Morning America” Robin Roberts, Professor in Immunotherapy at the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine Dr. Carl June, Founder & CEO of Thrive Global Arianna Huffington, President…
Tags: News, Arianna Huffington, Abc, Uncategorized, University of Pennsylvania, Announcements, New York Ny, Robin Roberts, Health Summit, Tig Notaro CEO, Fitbit James Park, Perelman School of Medicine Dr Carl

‘Little Mermaid Live’ Adds ‘Glee’ Alum Amber Riley

ABC’s upcoming live staging of “The Little Mermaid” has added Amber Riley to its cast. Riley will appear as the emcee for the show and will present the Daughters of Triton with a special performance for King Triton and his subjects. She joins previously announced cast members Auli’i Cravalho (Ariel), Queen Latifah (Ursula), Shaggy (Sebastian), John […]
Tags: News, Abc, Little Mermaid, Triton, Riley, Amber Riley, The Little Mermaid Live

Giuliani Pals Were Arrested At Dulles Before Flight Out Of The Country

We’re learning more details about the arrest Wednesday night of two associates of Rudy Giuliani’s on campaign finance charges. Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman were arrested at Dulles International Airport last night, NBC News reported, citing an unnamed law enforcement source. ABC News confirmed that information and reported they were attempting to leave the country. That reported flight out of the country would have made Parnas and Fruman no-shows for their scheduled congressional testimony on Th...
Tags: News, Abc, Nbc News, New York Times, Times, Giuliani, Abc News, Doj, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Dulles International Airport, Bidens, Dulles, Barr, Parnas, Matt Shuham

'Shark Tank' exclusive: The new list of the 20 best-selling products from the show

In a USA TODAY exclusive, ABC's 'Shark Tank' unveils a new list of the 20 top-selling products over 11 seasons.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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