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Business events scheduled for the coming week

...quarter results.Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. reports quarterly financial results before the market opens.The Walt Disney Co. reports quarterly financial results after the market closes.TOKYO - Toyota reports earnings.FRIDAY, Nov. 6WASHINGTON...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-30/business-events-scheduled-
Fall Movie Preview: Abrams on keeping 'Star Wars' grounded

...and Abrams, himself, the trusted hero of another galaxy: Star Trek.Abrams is the New Hope of a franchise (now a Walt Disney Co. property) already preparing to fire out a meteor storm of sequels and spinoffs. Billions are at stake, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-09-12/fall-movie-preview-abrams-keeping-s
Disney teams up with Amazon and Microsoft

...has agreements in place with Vudu, Google Play and iTunes.The service includes more than 450 digital movies.The Walt Disney Co. said that U.S. customers of Amazon Video and Microsoft Movies & TV will now be able to connect to Disney Movies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-08/disney-teams-amazon-and-mi
Fall Movie Preview: Abrams on keeping 'Star Wars' grounded

...himself, already the trusted hero of another galaxy: "Star Trek."Abrams is the New Hope of a franchise (now a Walt Disney Co. property) already preparing to fire out a meteor storm of sequels and spinoffs. Billions are at stake, but the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2015-09-01/fall-movie-preview-abra
ESPN sues Verizon over unbundling sports channel

...filed Mon day in New York's state Supreme Court alleges that Verizon is breaking its contract with ESPN, owned by Walt Disney Co., by unbundling the sports channel from the main programming line-up of Verizon's FiOS TV.The showdown could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-27/espn-sues-verizon-over-unb
Comcast says $45B Time Warner Cable deal to take longer

...The FCC has delayed its review due to a court case that is pending.In that case, content providers such as the Walt Disney Co. don't want the FCC to show documents filed with the government that contain private information, such as its contracts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-25/comcast-says-45b-time-warn
New Disney toys combine high-tech gadgets, old-school play

...after "Star Wars: Episode 7 - The Force Awakens" debuts in December. "Frozen" packages will go on sale in 2017.Walt Disney Co. worked on the game over several years and tapped staff from numerous divisions, including storytellers from Marvel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-02/new-disney-toys-combine-hi
Awesome! 'Lego Dimensions' combining bricks and franchises

...screen.It's similar to the popular Skylanders, Disney Infinity and ambiio series from Activision-Blizzard Inc., Walt Disney Co. and Nintendo Co.Lego Dimensions will click together several Lego-ized versions of entertainment properties, including...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-11/awesome-lego-dimensions-combining-b
Business news

Ticket prices increase at Disney theme parksLOS ANGELES - Visiting Mickey and Minnie just got more expensive.The Walt Disney Co. raised ticket prices to attend Disney land, Walt Disney World and the rest of its U.S. theme parks, effective...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-22/business-news
Kyle Larson primed to be the next NASCAR star

...imagine NBC, as opposed to NBC Sports Network, taking some races," he said. ESPN and ABC are both part of The Walt Disney Co."That is harder, that is not consistent with our current agreements," Miles added. "There are ideas like that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-02-17/kyle-larson-primed-be-next-nascar