Rise of Gru domestic box office opening tops $ 108 million

“Minions: The Rise of Gru” is the sequel to the 2015 film, “Minions,” and spin-off / prequel to the main “Despicable Me” film series. Universal Families have gone bananas for “Minions: The Rise of Gru.” Over the weekend, the Universal and Illumination animated feature tallied more than $ 108 million in ticket sales. The fifth … Read more

Companies forced to weigh in on privacy, health care

Pro-choice activists are seen outside the US Supreme Court in Washington, DC on June 15, 2022. Mandel Ngan | AFP | Getty Images The challenges posed by the end of Roe v. Wade are only just beginning for corporate America. By overturning the abortion precedent Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court set off a series of … Read more

Buy these stocks with strong balance sheets, cash flow

It’s a tough year to be invested in stocks, with the stock market experiencing a seemingly never-ending cycle of gyrations. Major US indexes fell last week, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending the week at 29,888.78 – just a day after it dipped below the key 30,000 level for the first time since January … Read more

Bill Murray reflects on inappropriate behavior that led to the shutdown of his latest film

Bill Murray is still reflecting on his inappropriate behavior, which led to a production shutdown on the Searchlight Pictures’ film “Being Mortal” last week. On Saturday, the actor told CNBC that he had a “difference of opinion” with a woman he was working with on the film, saying, “I did something I thought was funny … Read more

Geoff Morrell leaves Disney after three months following ‘Don’t Say Gay’ controversy

Disney employee Nicholas Maldonado holds a sign while protesting outside of Walt Disney World on March 22, 2022 in Orlando, Florida. Employees are staging a company-wide walkout today to protest Walt Disney Co.’s response to controversial legislation passed in Florida known as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. Octavio Jones | Getty Images News | Getty … Read more