Aug.18 -- Movie studios are reportedly weighing a plan to provide digital rentals of films just weeks after their release to theaters. Bloomberg's Crayton Harrison reports on "Bloomberg Technology."
Authorities say a 12-month-old baby and two foreign women were among 13 people killed when a huge oak tree crashed down on a packed outdoor religious festival in Portugal's Madeira Islands
Aug.18 -- Gabe Klein, senior vice president at Fontinalis Partners, talks about Uber's approach to combating regulatory hurdles and what he sees for the future of ride-sharing. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
For the second time in four months, Judge Scott Gordon on Friday refused to dismiss the 40-year-old rape case against director Roman Polanski. In his ruling, Gordon reiterated that no deal can be worked out before Polanski returns to the U.S. and submits to the court’s authority. Gordon made the ruling in spite of the... Read more »
The Catalan government says an attack in the seaside resort town of Cambrils is linked to the vehicle attack on a popular Barcelona promenade that killed 13 people
Aug.18 -- Infosys Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Vishal Sikka has stepped down following criticism from the company’s founder. Chief Operating Officer Pravin Rao will become interim CEO. Bloomberg's Caroline Hyde reports on "Bloomberg Technology."
The Cubs are putting pitcher Jon Lester on the disabled list with a shoulder issue, manager Joe Maddon announced Friday, but that injury isn’t considered serious.
Dr. Luke’s name has been noticeably absent on pop track credits over the last couple of years, though it’s certainly seen its share of headlines, thanks in no small part to a contentious legal battle with Kesha over allegations of contractual servitude and abuse (her claims) and defamation (his). But he does have a new... Read more »
Legendary British entertainer and television personality Bruce Forsyth has died at the age of 89, it was announced Friday by his manager Ian Wilson. A statement from Wilson said: “It is with great sadness that the Forsyth family announce that Sir Bruce passed away this afternoon, peacefully at his home surrounded by his wife Wilnelia... Read more »
Police in Finland say the man who's in custody in a deadly stabbing attack in the western city of Turku is likely to have acted alone, but they are not ruling out the involvement of other people