UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - MAY 21: (L-R) Actor Chris 'Ludacris' Bridges, producer Neal Moritz, President and Chief Operating Officer of Universal Studios Ron Meyer and Universal Pictures Chairman Adam Fogelson arrive at the premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Fast & Furious 6' at Gibson Amphitheatre on May 21, 2013 in Universal City, California.
We’re all hearing and seeing the media reports on new hotel developments, convention center expansion, airport expansion and renovations, new attractions planned for Universal Studios Hollywood and new museums ... All of this is a win-win-win for the L.A. economy. It creates more jobs for L.A. residents, attracts more visitors and these visitors spend more money in L.A. businesses. It’s a very rewarding symbiotic relationship.
Having worked with Craig Kornblau at both Disney and Universal, I’m thrilled to be working with him and the entire Universal Studios Home Entertainment team again ... With Universal by our side, we look forward to rapidly expanding our home entertainment business and are certain that more opportunities to work together will develop as this partnership evolves.
There are all these buildings — the courthouses — that are like false-front buildings, like they have at Universal Studios — they are supposed to help you, but they don’t.More quotes »
Comcast to buy rest of NBC from GE in $16.7B deal
networks, as well as the NBC broadcast network with its recognizable peacock logo.Combining properties such as USA Network , Universal Studios and more than 22 million cable subscribers, the deal completes a 50-year transformation for Comcast, which was founded Read more »
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Boston bombing suspect's friend killed by FBI
law enforcement officials said. Ibragim Todashev, 27, of Kissimmee, Fla., was killed in a condominium in Orlando, near Universal Studios, after he attacked and wounded an FBI agent with a knife or other sharp object, one official said. It was not immediately 5/22/13 from WZZM Grand Rapids Read more »
FBI investigates links between Tsarnaev brothers and man shot in Florida
Couvertier, an FBI spokesman, said that Wednesday's shooting, at a private apartment close to Orlando's Universal Studios theme park, was under review by a team of agents sent to Florida from Washington. "Based on preliminary information … the agent along 5/22/13 from Guardian Unlimited Read more »
One Lap of the Web: Turning second-hand clothes into Ferrari's, drumming on the highway and Fast and Furious 6: Automotive goodness from all corners of the planet
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Tsarnaev friend killed in Orlando by FBI
man was fatally shot when a team of FBI agents swarmed an apartment complex near Universal Studios in Orlando. The FBI did not immediately return a phone call early Wednesday from The Associated Press seeking details. The FBI has not released the name of the from Christian Science Monitor Read more »
FBI agent fatally shoots man in Orlando
Fla. (AP) — A man was fatally shot when a team of FBI agents swarmed an apartment complex near Universal Studios in Orlando. The FBI did not immediately return a phone call early Wednesday from The Associated Press seeking details. An FBI spokesman told Orlando 5/22/13 from FindLaw: AP Professional News Read more »