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Preview: Major League Baseball to Jettison the Jethawks?

Pushback on plan to cancel farm teams.

Camarillo Promotional Products Company to Close

A Camarillo promotional products company is shutting down its operation in Ventura County, resulting in the loss of 145 jobs.

'Babylon,' 'Little Shop of Horrors' Among Films Awarded Tax Credits

The big-budget feature “Babylon” and a remake of “Little Shop of Horrors" were among 13 films to receive tax credits from the state, the California Film Commission.

Disney Reports Strong Fourth Quarter

The Walt Disney Co. beat Wall Street expectations on adjusted earnings and revenue in the fiscal fourth quarter.

Location Filming Drops in Third Quarter

On-location filming of movies, television series and commercials was down in the third quarter.

GreenPark Sports Raises $8.5 Million

GreenPark Sports, a startup that connects fans with sports teams, has completed an $8.5 million seed funding round.

Womens Football League Hires President

The Womens Football League Association has named Shawn “Pescas” Costner as president of the new sports league.

FilmL.A.’s Television Report Finds California Featured in 44 Percent of Shows

California was used as a location for filming nearly half of all scripted television programs in the current season, according to a report released Wednesday by FilmL.A.

Liberman Broadcasting Emerges from Chapter 11

Spanish-language broadcasting company LBI Media has completed its reorganization plan and emerged from Chapter 11 protection.

Warner Bros. Partnership to Produce Video Game

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced Thursday a publishing and distribution agreement with videogame developer IO Interactive.

Activist Investor Wins Seats on Tix Board

An activist investor in Tix Corp. has joined the company’s board of directors.

Cinedigm to Live Stream Saturn Awards

Cinedigm’s fan-focused network CONtv will live stream the Saturn Awards on Sept. 13.

NBC4 Promotes Perelman to Assistant News Director

Marina Perelman has been named assistant news director at NBC4/KNBC.

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Disney Sells YES Network to Amazon, Sinclair Investor Group

Walt Disney Co. has sold its 80 percent stake in the YES Network to a newly formed investor group that includes Amazon.com Inc., Yankee Global Enterprises and Sinclair Broadcast Group.

SAG-AFTRA Reelects Carteris as President

Members of the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists voted Aug. 28 to give Gabrielle Carteris another two-year term as president.

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