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Market Watch
3 tech stocks to ride booming new media trendsComcast and Walt Disney Co. are indeed the heavyweights of the entertainment wo
3 tech stocks to ride booming new media trends
Market Watch / Posted 2 hours ago
Comcast and Walt Disney Co. are indeed the heavyweights of the entertainment world, with a combined market cap currently of more than $300 billion. But these stocks are not without huge risks to investors as the future of cable TV remains in... Read more
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FOX News
Ripa-Strahan breakup isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
Ripa-Strahan breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
FOX News / Posted 23 hours ago
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fun in Philly1995 with the release of Toy Story, the first computer-animated feature film. S
Fun in Philly
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
1995 with the release of Toy Story, the first computer-animated feature film. Since then, the enterprise, now owned by the Walt Disney Co., has produced 16 films, raking in $9.5 billion worldwide. "The Science Behind Pixar" explores the details... Read more
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Investopedia
Disney Stock: An Earnings Case Study (DIS)The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) operates as a global media company through
Disney Stock: An Earnings Case Study (DIS)
Investopedia / Posted yesterday
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) operates as a global media company through its subsidiaries, such as ESPN Incorporated, ABC Television, Pixar and Marvel. As of April 8, 2016, Disney was the world's largest company, by market capitalization, in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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CTV News
From Star Jones to Conan: Kelly Ripa's walk-out isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
From Star Jones to Conan: Kelly Ripa's walk-out isn't TV's first botched transition
CTV News / Posted yesterday
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transitionhost Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger foot
Strahan-Ripa breakup isn't TV's first botched transition
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
host Kelly Ripa emerged from her brief "strike" this past week on stronger footing, having extracted an apology from Walt Disney Co. officials for giving her little advanced word that her co-host Michael Strahan was leaving for "Good Morning... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
DreamWorks deal aids Comcast's Asia strategyits first-quarter gross domestic product increase of 6.7% on an annualised basi
DreamWorks deal aids Comcast's Asia strategy
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 2 days ago
its first-quarter gross domestic product increase of 6.7% on an annualised basis was its smallest since 2009. Larger rival Walt Disney Co, however, is busy ramping up its presence in China. The company will open a $5.5 billion Disney theme park in... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Why Florida must manage tourism assets like a finite commodityYou may have read about the Walt Disney Co.’s tiered ticket pricing — where Mic
Why Florida must manage tourism assets like a finite commodity
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 2 days ago
You may have read about the Walt Disney Co.’s tiered ticket pricing — where Mickey charges more for tickets bought for peak seasons and less for slower periods. As more visitors are drawn to Florida’s beaches and theme parks, tourism marketers will... Read more
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Market Watch
‘Captain America: Civil War’ is already taking rivals’ ticket salesswoops in to officially kick off the summer movie season, but the superhero fli
‘Captain America: Civil War’ is already taking rivals’ ticket sales
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
swoops in to officially kick off the summer movie season, but the superhero flick is already dominating conversations. Walt Disney Co. DIS, -0.96% released “Civil War” in six international markets earlier this week and the film brought in $14.9... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
'Kung Fu Panda' Coup? How DreamWorks Could Benefit NBCUniversal in Chinaalso give Universal a strategic boost on the latest battlefront in its ongoing
'Kung Fu Panda' Coup? How DreamWorks Could Benefit NBCUniversal in China
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
also give Universal a strategic boost on the latest battlefront in its ongoing rivalry with Disney: Chinese theme parks. Walt Disney Co.'s $5.5 billion Shanghai Disney Resort is set to open in June. Universal is building its own $8 billion theme... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Circadence, MTD win innovation awardschosen as the ‘best of the best’ by the world’s top senior business executives,
Circadence, MTD win innovation awards
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 3 days ago
chosen as the ‘best of the best’ by the world’s top senior business executives, academics, and innovation professionals.” Among past winners are Apple, AT&T, Boeing, Caterpillar, Chevrolet, GE, Kimberly-Clark, Nike, Starbucks, 3M and Walt Disney... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Reuters
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategygross domestic product increase of 6.7 percent on an annualized basis was its s
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategy
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
gross domestic product increase of 6.7 percent on an annualized basis was its smallest since 2009. Larger rival Walt Disney Co, however, is busy ramping up its presence in China. The company will open a $5.5 billion Disney theme park in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Comcast unit buys DreamWorksto Comcast's sprawling NBCUniversal in a deal valued at $3.8 billion. The purc
Comcast unit buys DreamWorks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to Comcast's sprawling NBCUniversal in a deal valued at $3.8 billion. The purchase means greater competition for the Walt Disney Co., the world's largest entertainment company. NBCUniversal plans to use DreamWorks Animation properties, which... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bnstrengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8 bn
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
strengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-demand video — potentially challenging the Walt Disney Co., which owns the Pixar animation studio. - Conquering the family space - In addition to hit movie series... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategygross domestic product increase of 6.7 percent on an annualised basis was its s
Comcast buy of 'Kung Fu Panda' producer aids Asia strategy
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
gross domestic product increase of 6.7 percent on an annualised basis was its smallest since 2009. Larger rival Walt Disney Co , however, is busy ramping up its presence in China. The company will open a US$5.5 billion Disney theme park... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Chris Meledandri of Illumination Entertainment to oversee DreamWorks Animationbe losing their jobs." A graduate of Dartmouth, Meledandri got his start produ
Chris Meledandri of Illumination Entertainment to oversee DreamWorks Animation
Los Angeles Times / Posted 3 days ago
be losing their jobs." A graduate of Dartmouth, Meledandri got his start producing films such as 1993's "Cool Runnings" at Walt Disney Co.. He moved on to 20th Century Fox Animation, which he helped turn into a digital animation powerhouse with its... Read more
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Market Watch
Pandora Media loss widens despite ad sales boostfounder of the company with a music background. While Mr. McAndrews has a resum
Pandora Media loss widens despite ad sales boost
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
founder of the company with a music background. While Mr. McAndrews has a resume that includes Microsoft, General Mills and Walt Disney Co.'s ABC, Mr. Westergren has composed films scores and toured with a soft-rock bank. The thinking was that Mr.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kelly Ripa and Anderson Cooper leave many wondering if he joins Live!Happens Live on Thursday night along with his 92-year-old artist mother to prom
Kelly Ripa and Anderson Cooper leave many wondering if he joins Live!
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Happens Live on Thursday night along with his 92-year-old artist mother to promote their book. Heads at Live!'s parent Walt Disney Co. will ultimately make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Interesting: After Strahan got the job, Cooper... Read more
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Investopedia
The High Cost of North Carolina's anti-LGBT LawOpposing Law Corporate support against the law has been similar to efforts in
The High Cost of North Carolina's anti-LGBT Law
Investopedia / Posted 3 days ago
Opposing Law Corporate support against the law has been similar to efforts in Indiana and Georgia. Recently, both The Walt Disney Co. (DIS) and Marvel Studios threatened to boycott Georgia over its recent “religious liberty bill.” Several... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bstrengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
strengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-demand video - potentially challenging the Walt Disney Co., which owns the Pixar animation studio. CONQUERING THE FAMILY SPACE In addition to hit movie series... Read more
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The Star
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bilstrengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-
Comcast to buy DreamWorks Animation for US$3.8bil
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
strengthen NBCU programming for family and children in film, television and on-demand video -- potentially challenging the Walt Disney Co, which owns the Pixar animation studio. Conquering the family space In addition to hit movie series “Shrek,“... Read more
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Daily Herald
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Comcast-DreamWorks deal shaping up to be a match made in Hollywood heavenbecome an entertainment colossus in film, television and theme parks, wants mor
Comcast-DreamWorks deal shaping up to be a match made in Hollywood heaven
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
become an entertainment colossus in film, television and theme parks, wants more firepower to compete with its bigger rival Walt Disney Co. The result? A quickly developing deal that would see Comcast acquire DreamWorks for more than $3 billion, a... Read more
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Orange County Register
DreamWorks deal would serve Comcast's entertainment strategyShanghai called Oriental DreamWorks. DreamWorks Animation is perhaps most valu
DreamWorks deal would serve Comcast's entertainment strategy
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
Shanghai called Oriental DreamWorks. DreamWorks Animation is perhaps most valuable to Comcast as a way to compete with the Walt Disney Co. in the theme park business. Since buying NBCUniversal, Comcast has poured billions into its Universal... Read more
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Philly.com
DreamWorks makes sense for Comcast but will Katzenberg cede control?has been on a downward spiral, losing $364 million over the last two years. Sti
DreamWorks makes sense for Comcast but will Katzenberg cede control?
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
has been on a downward spiral, losing $364 million over the last two years. Still, experts see Comcast as emulating the Walt Disney Co., which has made profitable franchises from movies, theme parks and merchandise. On Comcast's quarterly... Read more
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Orange County Register
Search to begin for Michael Strahan’s successor on ‘Live’was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan’s successor on ‘Live’
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show’s parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Market Watch
If Comcast buys DreamWorks, Katzenberg is expected to walkhe controls about 60% of the company’s common voting stock, according to the pr
If Comcast buys DreamWorks, Katzenberg is expected to walk
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
he controls about 60% of the company’s common voting stock, according to the proxy. After a tumultuous career at Walt Disney Co., Mr. Katzenberg joined with director Steven Spielberg and music mogul David Geffen to launch DreamWorks SKG,... Read more
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Market Watch
How a DreamWorks acquisition could make sense for Comcastnothing for Comcast, said ComScore analyst Paul Dergarabedian, and Comcast has
How a DreamWorks acquisition could make sense for Comcast
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
nothing for Comcast, said ComScore analyst Paul Dergarabedian, and Comcast has an opportunity to start down the path Walt Disney Co. DIS, +0.37% paved: assembling a host of popular, and lucrative, entertainment properties. “If you can afford... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Access Hollywood
Search To Begin For Michael Strahan's 'Live' SuccessorOfficials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who re
Search To Begin For Michael Strahan's 'Live' Successor
Access Hollywood / Posted 4 days ago
Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on the job since 2001, are expected to have input as well. The recent drama surrounding Strahan's... Read more
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Animation World Network
Comcast Reportedly in Talks to Buy DreamWorks AnimationDespicable Me and Minions features, but has remained a relatively small player
Comcast Reportedly in Talks to Buy DreamWorks Animation
Animation World Network / Posted 4 days ago
Despicable Me and Minions features, but has remained a relatively small player next to entertainment juggernaut The Walt Disney Co. The deal, if it goes through, could help position the company as a rival to the Mouse House, and Comcast has... Read more
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Orange County Register
Water instead of soda, fruit over fries: Restaurants are making nutrition more palatable for kidslonger. Now we’re not in a rush to get home and they will have a little more en
Water instead of soda, fruit over fries: Restaurants are making nutrition more palatable for kids
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
longer. Now we’re not in a rush to get home and they will have a little more energy after eating.” HEALTHIER DISNEY FARE Walt Disney Co. unveiled its healthy changes in 2006 at its theme parks in Anaheim and Orlando, Fla. The parks replaced the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
Hartford Courant / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
KXXV Waco / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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FOX News
Will Anderson Cooper replace Michael Strahan on 'Live?'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Will Anderson Cooper replace Michael Strahan on 'Live?'
FOX News / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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The Morning Call
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not intere
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
was considered another possible Strahan successor but has said he is not interested. Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'daughter Leah's cancer journeyRoom Check: Famous North Gregory Hotel, Winton, Q
Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
daughter Leah's cancer journeyRoom Check: Famous North Gregory Hotel, Winton, Queensland Officials at the show's parent Walt Disney Co. will make the decision on who replaces Strahan. Executive Producer Michael Gelman and Ripa, who has been on... Read more
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