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Dreamworks Animation to cut jobs, costs and films, ‘Kung Fu Panda 3′ next

Dreamworks Animation announced plans Thursday to cut 500 jobs and reduce the number of films it produces over the next three years as part of a “strategic” plan to cut costs and boost profits. A statement from the studio responsible for blockbuster animated hits such as Shrek said the restructuring would see the company make two films More...

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By The Dispatch On Friday, January 16th, 2015
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NBC’s ‘The Sing-Off’ group Ten performs at Detroit Buick press event

TEN, the critically-acclaimed vocal group best-known as the runner up on Season 4 of NBC’s hit series, “The Sing-Off,” made a surprise performance in Detroit, performing 8 songs at Buick’s press More...

By Robert Herriman On Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
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Japan McDonald’s apologizes for a string of mishaps

After several mishaps of foreign objects in customer’s food reported since last summer, McDonald’s Japan officially apologized on their website Wednesday (computer translated). Image/Kici (public domain) Corporate More...

By Brandon Jones On Tuesday, December 16th, 2014
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Goldman Sachs: Lower oil prices to cause loss of $1 trillion, many projects ‘unprofitable’

The global oil industry will face a loss of $1 trillion as producers will be forced to cancel a number of key projects if oil prices stay below $60, says Goldman Sachs. Tuesday’s Brent crude trading at $59.9 More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, December 1st, 2014
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Last chance to vote for Pillsbury Bake-off contest $1 million prize winner

At the 47th Pillsbury Bake-Off® Contest in Nashville, Tennessee, 100 amateur cooks from across the country competed for their chance to win more than $1.3 million in cash and prizes. Now the voting for the grand More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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New report: Firefighters injured less, strain and falls top list

The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) released the latest edition of its U.S. Firefighter Injury Report which highlights data on injuries sustained by firefighters on duty. The statistics were collected More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
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Dave Ramsey and Rachel Cruze to present ‘The Legacy Journey’ in theaters Nov 19

Fathom Events is proud to bring “Dave Ramsey and Rachel Cruze Present: The Legacy Journey” to select cinemas nationwide for only one night on Wednesday, November 19 at 7 p.m. local time. Taped in front of a More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, October 30th, 2014
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U.S. GDP soars 3.5% as Pentagon spending climbs to 5-year high

The Obama administration may be patting themselves on the back with the news that the GDP exceeded positive predictions and rose 3.5% during the third quarter. On Thursday, the US Commerce Department announced that More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, October 9th, 2014
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Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, says ‘self-driving’ cars less than five years away

Tesla Motors founder and CEO Elon Musk said his company is primed to manufacture vehicles with 90 percent autonomy within the next three years. Musk said at this point his ambitious goal is “not speculation” More...

By Brandon Jones On Friday, October 3rd, 2014
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76 million households, 7 million businesses affected by JP Morgan Chase cyberattack

The cyberattack against JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s computer servers this summer add to increasing doubts over the security of consumer data kept by lenders, retailers and even government agencies. Thursday, More...

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