• AMC pushes back movie theater reopening by 2 weeks

    AMC pushes back movie theater reopening by 2 weeks

    AMC Theaters, the nation’s largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks following the closure because of COVID-19. The company said Monday that it would open approximately 450 U.S. locations on July 30 and the remaining 150 the following week. The company had planned to begin opening theaters in

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  • Kanye West to bring Yeezy brand, but not sneakers, to Gap

    Kanye West to bring Yeezy brand, but not sneakers, to Gap

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West is bringing his Yeezy brand to Gap. The rap superstar will design adult and kids’ clothing that will be sold at the chain next year. Yeezy is best known for pricey sneakers that sell out online quickly. But Yeezy footwear, made with sneaker company Adidas, won’t be sold at

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  • Movie theaters, shuttered for months, plan July reopening

    Movie theaters, shuttered for months, plan July reopening

    NEW YORK (AP) — After three months of near total blackout of cinemas nationwide, movie theaters are preparing to reopen — even if it means only a few titles on the marquee and showings limited to as little as 25% capacity. AMC Theaters, the world’s largest theater operator, said Tuesday that it expects to have

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  • Get ready for a drive-in movie in Smiths Station

    Get ready for a drive-in movie in Smiths Station

    In 1993, America met Scottie Smalls when he moved to a new neighborhood and made friends with a group of kids who play baseball at the sandlot. The iconic phrase “You’re killing me Smalls” was introduced and is still heard today.  Get ready to hear it again on June 19 when the City of Smiths

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  • Wilson, Rapinoe, Bird to host remote ESPYS feting heroism

    Wilson, Rapinoe, Bird to host remote ESPYS feting heroism

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s a way different kind of year, and so The ESPYs will be, too. For the first time, the show will feature three hosts in remote settings and a changed focus. Instead of honoring the past year’s top athletes and moments in sports, the show is celebrating heroism and humanitarian aid.

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  • Too much TV? Enter HBO Max, the latest streaming wannabe

    Too much TV? Enter HBO Max, the latest streaming wannabe

    Is a pandemic the perfect time to launch a new and relatively expensive streaming service? AT&T sure hopes so. The phone company is investing billions in HBO Max, its first big entertainment venture since it spent $85 billion for Time Warner in 2018. The good news for its timing: millions are stuck at home, watching

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