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It’s a done deal. ICM Partners and the WGA just confirmed that the agency has signed a franchise agreement with the guild which will allow the agency to once again actively represent WGA members.

“We are looking forward to getting back to work for our writer clients,” ICM Partners Co-President Kevin Crotty said in a statement. ...
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ICM Partners Close To Deal With WGA; Would Spell End Of Packaging – Deadline

An attorney for the state argued that viewers can still watch movies at home without risking public health.
New Jersey Makes the Case for Keeping Theaters Closed - Variety

On August 2nd, two American astronauts return to Earth. Their launch was the first from the US in 10 years. It wasn’t NASA that sent them into space. NASA would still be filling out forms and running ...

Today is Aug. 1. The rent or mortgage is due, and utilities, car payments, phones and other bills are stacking up. The cushion that helped soften the impact of the economic shutdown is now gone, and with it, the wolves are at the door for those still out work.

Democrats and Republicans are still reportedly far apart in negotiations over a new stimulus package. Figures from $200 to the full $600 federal unemployment havebeen bandied, and new stimulus checks may happen. But for now, state unemployment benefits may be the only income for many.
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Unemployment Talks Continue As Expiration Puts Many In Jeopardy – Deadline

James Murdoch, the youngest son of billionaire media mogul Rupert Murdoch, made a dramatic break from the family business on Friday.

He resigned from the board of directors of News Corp, the family's publishing empire, and said he was exiting the company over "disagreements over certain editorial content published" by its news outlets and "certain other strategic decisions."
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James Murdoch resigns from the board of News Corp - CNN

President Donald Trump on Friday told reporters he will act as soon as Saturday to ban Chinese-owned video app TikTok from the United States.
Trump says he will ban TikTok through executive action as soon as Saturday

The Knight First Amendment Institute filed a new lawsuit against Trump for keeping several Twitter users blocked on his @RealDonaldTrump account.
Trump sued again for blocking people on Twitter - POLITICO

Some of the United Kingdom movie theaters reopening have been delayed slightly, and there will soon be a nationwide mask mandate for all of them.
United Kingdom Movie Theaters Reopening Delayed, Mask Mandate Announced – /Film

It should come as no surprise that Regal Cinemas isn't happy about the new AMC Theatres Universal Theatrical window deal announced this week.
Regal Cinemas Not Happy About New AMC Theatres Universal Theatrical Window Deal – /Film

The company said the 747, which was launched in the 1970s and revolutionised air travel thanks to its 400-seat capacity, would be phased out by 2022.
Jumbo jet: Boeing confirms it will stop making 747 aircraft from 2022 | Euronews

Members of Writers Guild have ratified a deal with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers with virtually no opposition.
WGA Members Overwhelmingly Ratify New 3-Year Deal With Studios - Variety

Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube removed a viral video this week because it featured a group of doctors making controversial claims about COVID-19 and its treatments.
Big Tech settles the hydroxychloroquine question

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fending off accusations of stifling competition, four Big Tech CEOs — Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai of Google and Tim Cook of Apple — are...
4 Big Tech CEOs getting heat from Congress on competition

During an Israeli Knesset hearing on anti-semitism this week, an official from Twitter was asked why President Trump's tweets are censored or given warning labels while tweets from dictators calling

All bars in Kentucky will be shut down for the next two weeks in an effort to slow the spread of coronavirus, Gov. Andy Beshear (D) announced Monday.
Kentucky orders bars to close, restaurants to reduce indoor capacity | TheHill

Universal Pictures and AMC Theatres have signed a multi-year agreement that will alter theatrical windows.
Universal, AMC Allow Theatrical Releases to Debut on Premium VOD Early - Variety

International traffic shrank by 96.8 per cent in June compared with the same month last year.

Global air traffic will not return to pre-coronavirus levels until at least 2024, a year later than previously anticipated, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) said on Tuesday.

One of the reasons cited by the IATA for the "more pessimistic" outlook is the slow virus containment in the US and developing economies.
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Global air traffic won't recover from COVID-19 until 2024, says airline body  | Euronews

Sometimes funny, sometimes beautiful - take a look at the original ways that restaurants around the world are working to enforce social distancing.
In pictures: Restaurants find creative ways to enforce social distancing | Euronews

Top aides to U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday they agreed in principle with Senate Republicans on a $1 trillion coronavirus relief package -- the party's opening offer in negotiations with Democrats less than a week before enhanced unemployment benefits expire.


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