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Democrats rush to get rid of tainted Chatwal donations
Washington, April 19 - With Indian-American hotel magnate, the high-profile Sant Singh Chatwal, pleading guilty to federal campaign finance fraud, several prominent Democratic leaders are rushing to return or donate to charity cash collected by their major fund-raiser.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
MPAA's Chris Dodd: China Will Give More Access to Hollywood Movies
The exec believes the country will expand the quota of 34 films that can be imported on a revenue share basis.
Donor Pleaded Guilty to Giving $180,000 in Contributions Through Others
A New York hotel magnate pleaded guilty Thursday to making $180,000 in contributions through straw donors to three federal campaigns.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Hillary Clinton bundler pleads guilty to illegal contributions
A prominent New York hotel magnate who was a top bundler for then-Sen. Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential campaign pled guilty in federal court Thursday to making more than $180,000 in illegal campaign contributions and to witness tampering.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Beijing Film Festival Brings Hollywood Power Players, Classic Cinema to China
The Chinese capital's premier movie event will feature A-list industryites, including Chris Dodd, Alfonso Cuaron, Oliver Stone, "Frozen" producer Peter Del Vecho and John Woo, while also offering a cinematic feast for local film fans.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
American-made helicopters are the answer
For over 90 years, the hard-working men and women of Sikorsky and its suppliers have built the finest helicopters in the world.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
State Treasurer Candidate Hits the TV Airwaves
It's that time again. Spring. When political candidates start vying for delegates and in the case of Republican candidate Bob Eick - television spots.
Todd Harrison: War on capitalism targets high-frequency trading
Greece dominated the headlines as it struggled with its debt, and there were concerns that a contagion could spread across Europe.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
FDIC's Bair still waiting for banks to take responsibility for bad decisions
Sheila Bair, a senior advisor to the Pew Charitable Trusts and former chairman of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. , speaks during a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, June 26, 2013.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
George H.W. Bush to Receive JFK 'Profile in...
For breaking his "no new taxes" campaign pledge and raising taxes before the 1992 presidential election, former President George H. W. Bush was named a recipient of this year's John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
2014 CinemaCon photos: Cameron Diaz, Jon Hamm, Christopher Nolan, 'Cinderella,' 'Spider-Man'
Leslie Mann and Cameron Diaz attend the 20th Century Fox presentation at 2014 CinemaCon on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
The American Prospect
Is It Time to Take Rand Paul Seriously?
Some candidates come to a presidential race with a rA©sumA© that demands that they be immediately treated like serious contenders-a governor, a long-serving senator, a former or current vice president.
Beijing Film Fest Confirms Chris Dodd, Alfonso Cuaron, Oliver Stone to Attend
Director John Woo, Paramount Pictures COO Frederick Huntsberry, "Frozen" producer Peter Del Vecho, and other influential industry figures have all signed on to take part in the Chinese capital's top cinema event.
Wed Mar 26, 2014
The George Towner
Ambassador Elizabeth Bagley and her daughter Vaughan on the dance floor.
The American Ireland Fund hosted its 22nd Annual National Gala and honored Vice President Joe Biden with its Freedom Award March 13 at the National Building Museum.
US News & World Report
Why Theater Owners Are Flirting With Weekly Discount Tickets
National Association of Theater Owners president John Fithian says the group is testing offering cheap movie theater tickets on Tuesday nights.
Editorial: Lobbyists cast too many gray shadows
Thurber, the director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies at American University in Washington, D.C, claims the 12,279 registered lobbyists represent about a 10th of the real figure.
Tue Mar 25, 2014
The Miami Herald
Global box office hits record $35 billion in 2013
Propelled by a string of hit family movies, global movie ticket sales set a new record last year, climbing to $35.9 billion in box office revenue, according to a new report.
CinemaCon: African-American Moviegoers Increase for First Time Since 2009
The number of African-Americans going to the movies increased significantly in 2013, representing the first spike since 2009, according to the MPAA's report on moviegoing.
Movie Ticket Revenue Rise 4% Worldwide on Soaring China
Worldwide film box-office sales rose about 4 percent to a record $35.9 billion last year, led by soaring spending in China , the second-largest market.