- Reuters•9 hours ago
Hillary Clinton's history-making speech at the Democratic National Convention attracted a smaller U.S. television audience than rival Donald Trump's address a week earlier, according to Nielsen ratings data released on Friday. An estimated 29.8 million people watched Thursday night on 10 broadcast and cable networks when Clinton became the first woman to accept a major U.S. party's nomination for president, Nielsen said. Trump's July 21 address at the Republican National Convention drew 32.2 million viewers, according to Nielsen.
- American City Business Journals•10 hours ago
Maker Studios is pink-slipping more employees. “Maker Studios’ business is constantly evolving, and after careful thought, we have decided to make some strategic adjustments — reducing staff in some areas while still actively hiring in others — to best align with the go-forward strategy of the company,” the company said in a statement. The Walt Disney Co. (DIS) bought Maker in 2014 for $500 million with the promise of another $450 million if certain financial targets were met, a move that was followed by a 10 percent trim of the workforce .
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