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Deal Gives Live Nation Foothold in Philippines

Live Nation Entertainment Inc. announced a partnership on Tuesday with Music Management International Corp. that will allow the Beverly Hills company to promote concerts in the Philippines.

Disney Files Three Drone Patents

Walt Disney Co. has filed three patents to use unmanned aircraft in entertainment productions at its theme parks.

KFWB Newstalk Format Ends Early

KFWB-AM (980) is ending its newstalk format a week earlier than planned.

Clippers Deal Took Six Days of Sleepless Nights

It started with a phone call Friday night at the opening of Memorial Day weekend.

Fuhu Tops Inc. 5000

El Segundo tablet maker Fuhu earned the number one slot on the 2014 Inc. 5000, an annual list of the fastest-growing privately held companies released by Inc. Magazine.

Business Friendly Finalists Named

Ten cities in L.A. County were named as finalists for the most business-friendly city award, the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corp. made the announcement on Thursday.

Daily Journal to Remain on Nasdaq

Daily Journal Corp , the downtown Los Angeles publisher of newspapers covering the legal world, announced Wednesday it will continue to be listed on the Nasdaq.

Cal/OSHA Fines Menzies Aviation

The state’s worker safety agency has issued citations imposing more than $77,000 in penalties against Menzies Aviation after an investigation uncovered safety violations involved in the death of a worker at Los Angeles International Airport.

Millennium Entertainment Sold to Managers

Film distributor Millennium Entertainment has been sold in a management buyout, according to a report in Deadline Hollywood.

Daily Journal Swings to Loss

Daily Journal Corp. swung to a loss in the nine months ended June 30 despite an increase in revenue, the company announced Monday.

Production Tax Credit Bill Advances

California lawmakers on Thursday advanced a bill to combat runaway production by expanding the state's film and TV tax credit.

Disney to Sell 23 Radio Stations

Walt Disney Co. is selling off 23 of its Radio Disney stations and laying off about 200 employees as it moves to digital distribution of its radio content, according to media reports on Wednesday.

Passenger Counts Up at LAX, Ontario

Los Angeles International Airport had strong passenger growth during the first half of the year, according to numbers released Tuesday by the city agency that runs LAX.

Clippers Sale Closes

The sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer has closed, the National Basketball Association announced Tuesday.

Obituary: Radio Executive George Nicholaw

George Nicholaw, longtime general manager at news radio station KNX-AM (1070), has died. He was 86.