Florida Nightclub Shooting Leaves at Least 2 Dead, 17 Injured

At least two people were killed and 17 others were injured following a shooting at a Florida nightclub early Monday morning. The attack occurred at about 12:30 a.m. at a teen party at Club Blu in Fort Myers. The area around the club, where there were two active crime scenes, is now safe, police said. Three… Read more »

Redbox Parent Outerwall to Go Private in $1.6 Billion Deal

Outerwall, whose largest business unit is DVD-rental kiosk operator Redbox, has agreed to sell the company to private-equity group Apollo Global Management in a deal worth $1.6 billion. Under the deal, which had been pushed for by activist investors in Outerwall, Apollo will acquire all of the outstanding shares of Outerwall common stock for $52… Read more »

How To Dress Well Teases Jack Antonoff-Produced “Lost Youth/Lost You” From New Album Care

How To Dress Well - Care teaserHow To Dress Well is gearing up for the follow-up to 2014’s “What Is This Heart?”. Yesterday Tom Krell posted part of a new song to his website and social media accounts, along with a note revealing the new album will be called Care. Dragging your cursor to the bottom left corner of HTDW’s … More »

Takeover Deal for Chinese Streaming Giant iQIYI Collapses

A proposal to buy Chinese online streaming giant iQIYI from China’s search engine leader Baidu has collapsed under the weight of shareholder pressure. A non-binding proposal was put to Baidu in February by Baidu chairman Robin Li and iQIYI founder Gong Yu to buy the streaming unit. Baidu said in a filing on Monday that it… Read more »

Takeover Deal for China Streaming Giant iQIYI Collapses

A proposal to buy Chinese online streaming giant iQIYI from China’s search engine leader Baidu has collapsed under the weight of shareholder pressure. A non-binding proposal was put to Baidu in February by Baidu chairman Robin Li and iQIYI founder Gong Yu to buy the streaming unit. Baidu said in a filing on Monday that it… Read more »

INXS Lead Singer Michael Hutchence: Documentary Movie in the Works

Universal Music Group and Passion Pictures, which won an Oscar for documentary “Searching for Sugar Man,” are teaming to produce a documentary feature about the life of INXS lead singer Michael Hutchence. The rock star died in 1997. Hutchence’s friend Richard Lowenstein, whose credits include “He Died with a Felafel in His Hand,” “Say a… Read more »

Kleenex Explores the Sadness and Anxiety of Moving From Elementary to Middle School

Kleenex’s “Someone Needs One” campaign is back with an emotional back-to-school video designed to make you need some Kleenex.

Heading back to school is always an emotional time for kids, but the stakes are higher when you’re transitioning to a new school—so Kleenex targeted the switch from elementary to middle, which may well be the worst transition of them all.

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