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L.A. Philharmonic Takes Over Operation of Ford Theatres

The Los Angeles Philharmonic Association will take over operation of the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre Complex effective Dec. 1.

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'Babylon,' 'Little Shop of Horrors' Remake Among Recipients for State Film Tax Credit

Thirteen films, including the big-budget feature “Babylon” and a remake of “Little Shop of Horrors," received tax credits from the state, according to the California Film Commission.

Academy Museum of Motion Pictures Announces the Addition of 7 Trustees

Oscar-nominated actress Laura Dern and Academy of Arts and Sciences president and casting director David Rubin are among seven newly appointed trustees.

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LAX Passenger Traffic Rises 1.8% in September as International Travel Slide Ends

September passenger traffic at LAX edged up 1.8% from a year earlier.

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American, Scandinavian Airlines Add International Flights to LAX

American Airlines and Scandinavian Airlines will each serve new international destinations from LAX next year.

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Air New Zealand Ends Long-Running LAX-London Flight

Air New Zealand is canceling its long-running flight from LAX to London, citing increased competition on the route.

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Music Center Names Miscikowski to Lead Board, Extends Moore as CEO

Longtime Music Center board member Cindy Miscikowski has been named to lead the organization’s board.

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Paramount’s New Path Is Paying Off

ENTERTAINMENT: Studio rebounds after repositioning

Paramount is leaning on its content library rather than jumping into the streaming fray.

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CENTER PIECE

Staples Center opened 20 years ago this week, kicking off downtown’s revival

A look at Staples Center’s impact on downtown 20 years after its opening.

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LAX to Ban Curbside Ride-Hailing Pickups

Los Angeles International Airport is set to ban curbside ride-hailing pickups starting Oct. 29.

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Quibi Faces Full House

Stiff competition awaits mobile-first streaming net

STREAMING Jeffrey Katzenberg’s Quibi faces tough competition from monoliths like Netflix, Disney.

Clippers Prep for a Different Court

Hearing set for MSG suit over Inglewood arena

SPORTS January hearing date is set for Madison Square Garden Co.’s lawsuit over the Clippers’ new arena.

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Entertainment Studios Buys 11 TV Stations for $290 Million

Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios announced the acquisition of 11 broadcast TV stations for $290 million from Atlanta-based USA Television Holdings and USA Television MidAmerica Holdings on Oct. 1.

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An Ill-Fated Endeavor: Agency Taps Out of IPO

In the latest blackeye for the IPO market, Endeavor, which owns the Ultimate Fighting Championship, pulled its planned listing on Sept. 26.

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LAX Reports Flat Traffic for August as International Travel Declines

Passenger traffic at LAX was essentially unchanged in August as international traffic continued its downward trend, according to figures released Aug. 26.

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