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Bob Iger’s Next Move

Bob Iger’s Next Move

The most powerful man in Hollywood, Robert Iger, is big on timing. This morning was typical. After awakening to an alarm set to 4:15 a.m., the Walt Disney Co mpany’s chairman and CEO spent five minutes getting dressed, washing his face and securing his earbuds before heading to a gym inside the house in Brentwood…


U.S. Says Russia Orchestrated Chechen Rebel’s Murder in Germany

U.S. Says Russia Orchestrated Chechen Rebel’s Murder in Germany

Russia was behind the murder last month of a former Chechen rebel in Germany, U.S. officials said on Tuesday, rekindling concerns that Moscow is ramping up an assassination campaign against the country’s perceived enemies abroad.The victim, a 40-year-old Georgian who once commanded forces against Russia during a Chechen uprising, was gunned down in a Berlin…


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Airbus Poised to Overtake Boeing as Biggest Plane Maker

Boeing Co. BA -0.89% is poised to lose its place as the world’s largest plane maker to Airbus EADSY 0.28% SE after a reign of seven years, as its jetliner deliveries fell by more than a third in the first half of 2019 with the grounding of its 737 MAX aircraft. The U.S. aerospace giant’s…


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‘Friends’ to Move to HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s New Streaming Service

WarnerMedia’s new direct-to-consumer service will be the exclusive streaming home of the classic sitcom “Friends” as well as more than a dozen original shows and movies, as the entertainment giant sharpens its strategy to take on Netflix Inc.The new service, HBO Max, will launch widely in the spring, following a limited launch late this year,…