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Lorraine Nunes

Freedom of press is power.

CHICAGO TRIBUNE United Airlines is apologizing to the owners of dog who died in the cargo hold of a plane on a flight from Houston to San Francisco. A United spokesman said Tuesday that the airline is reviewing the incident. KTRK-TV in Houston reports that a local family says their 5-year-old …

Disney’s earnings report revealed the company spent $177 million to settle the “pink slime” lawsuit from a story ABC ran about beef in 2012.  Lawyers claim the phrase “pink slime” made Beef Products Inc. lose customers.  The company also laid off 700 workers after the report.  BUSINESS INSIDER ARTICLE Disney …

Business Insider Article 53.60 -0.92 (-1.70 %) An analyst downgraded Starbucks shares, saying the chain’s large number of US locations is cannibalizing sales. A Starbucks location has on average more than three others within a mile, according to the analyst. Starbucks has struggled to increase traffic in recent months — and …

Tech Crunch   Bad news if you were just getting used to all of the new Disney stuff hitting Netflix: that deal is on the way out. Disney has just announced plans to end its distribution agreement with Netflix in 2019, instead opting to launch its own streaming service sometime during that …

Variety Article   “13 Reasons Why” is beefing up its cast, adding seven new actors to Season 2 of the Netflix hit, Variety has learned. Anne Winters, Bryce Cass, Chelsea Alden, Allison Miller, Samantha Logan, Kelli O’Hara, and Ben Lawson have joined the second season of “13 Reasons Why,” which is currently in production. None of the …

Los Angeles Times President Trump starkly warned North Korea to stop making nuclear threats Tuesday in the kind of bellicose rhetoric usually associated with the rulers in Pyongyang, twice declaring, “They will be met with the fire and fury like the world has never seen.” The president’s dramatic threat of annihilation …

Hollywood Reporter Article First, Vanity Fair published a September cover story on Angelina Jolie, her first interview following her widely publicized divorce. Critics responded, attacking Jolie’s casting process on her new Netflix film. Jolie responded saying she was “upset” by the mag’s retelling of the process. Now, it’s the magazine’s …

  Washington Post Article FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — The one-story house on Mine Road looked unkempt and suspiciously vacant. Trash littered the grounds, and the roof tiles were warping. Neighbors couldn’t recall seeing people coming or going. But someone was worried. On Saturday, a concerned citizen called local authorities, asking for someone …

ESPN ARTICLE PARIS — Neymar said he followed his “heart” after sealing his €222 million move to Paris Saint-Germain from Barcelona. Neymar became the world’s most expensive player after PSG opted to trigger his buyout clause and told reporters at his unveiling on Friday: “My heart told me that it was …

  Washington Post Leave it to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) to get the last word in concerning his confrontation with a heckler at a baseball game over the weekend. In a moment that was captured on video that went viral, Christie, toting a bowl of nachos, wheeled to …