Median chief executive pay rose by 5.5% to $11.4 million last year, and the top 10% of bosses earned an outsized 23% of the total compensation for all CEOs.
As studios shift to digital distribution, theaters have struggled to pay for equipment upgrades despite their importance to small towns.
With the oldest fans of any large US sport, Major League Baseball is scrambling to find ways to attract a younger audience.
The sports frenzy includes billions of dollars spent on ads, beer and apparel.
Several exchange-traded funds will be closely watching the tournament this year.
The NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament brings in more ad money and draws more eyeballs than the NFL playoffs and championship game combined.
This year's movies may be winners on the red carpet but the stocks of their parent companies get mixed reviews.
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