Posts Tagged Business

Chelsea fans to contest banning orders for Paris incident

LONDON (AP) — Five Chelsea fans will contest the implementation of football banning orders for their suspected involvement in an incident where a black man was blocked from boarding a subway train in Paris.

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Iran film portrays the Prophet Muhammad, drawing criticism

In this picture taken on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi, director of “Muhammad, Messenger of God” movie speaks in an interview with The Associated Press in Tehran, Iran. In Islam, portraying the Prophet Muhammad has long been taboo for many.  In the new 190-minute film, the story focuses on Muhammad’s childhood, never showing his face. The movie instead focuses on others to tell his story. (AP Photo/Vahid Salemi)

ALLAHYAR, Iran (AP) — Here in this Persian replica of Mecca, built at the cost of millions of dollars, an Iranian film company is attempting to offer the world a literal glimpse of the Prophet Muhammad despite traditional taboos against it.

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Crowd-funding campaign launched for ‘Super Troopers’ sequel

NEW YORK (AP) — The comedy troupe behind the cult hit “Super Troopers” has launched a crowd-funding campaign to help bankroll a sequel.

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Review: Sony streaming service modernizes TV, not your bill

This file screen shot image provided by Sony Computer Entertainment America shows the My Shows portion of the Sony PlayStation Vue interface. Launched Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia, Sony’s PlayStation Vue service is the latest Internet-only offering, with more than 50 broadcast and cable channels starting at $50 a month. HBO and ESPN aren’t included, but additional sports channels are available for a $10 or $20 more. (AP Photo/Sony Computer Entertainment America, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Sony’s new PlayStation Vue television service probably won’t save you money over cable.

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Details on PlayStation Vue, comparison with Sling TV

This file screen shot image provided by Sony Computer Entertainment America shows the "You're Watching" section of the Sony PlayStation Vue interface. Launched Wednesday, March 18, 2015 in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia, Sony’s PlayStation Vue service is the latest Internet-only offering, with more than 50 broadcast and cable channels starting at $50 a month. HBO and ESPN aren’t included, but additional sports channels are available for a $10 or $20 more. (AP Photo/Sony Computer Entertainment America, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Sony’s new PlayStation Vue online TV service launched in three cities last week with more than 50 channels starting at $50. Additional channels can be had for $10 to $20 more, and the service comes with some on-demand apps for remote viewings.

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