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Canada’s public broadcaster to cut 600 jobs as it struggles with budget pressures

Canada’s public broadcaster to cut 600 jobs as it struggles with budget pressures

Canada’s public broadcaster says it will cut 600 jobs and reduce its English and French programming budgets as it struggles with monetary pressures ByThe Associated Press December 4, 2023, 6:03 PM TORONTO — Canada’s public broadcaster announced on Wednesday that it will cut 600 jobs and reduce its English and French programming budgets as it...

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Video game adaptation ‘Five Nights at Freddy’s’ notches $130 million global debut

Video game adaptation ‘Five Nights at Freddy’s’ notches $130 million global debut

It hardly mattered that “Five Nights at Freddy’s” was released simultaneously in theaters and on streaming this weekend. Fans flocked to movie theaters across the country to see the scary video game adaptation on the big screen, which made $78 million to top the North American box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. Universal Pictures...

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NBCUniversal CEO Shell departs over ‘inappropriate conduct’

NBCUniversal CEO Shell departs over ‘inappropriate conduct’

NEW YORK — Jeff Shell, the chief executive of NBCUniversal and one of the media industry’s renowned executives, is departing the company after an investigation into inappropriate conduct, parent company Comcast announced Sunday. In a brief statement, Shell said Sunday would be his last day after what he called “an inappropriate relationship with a woman...