Facebook Invests Additional $100 Million to Support News Industry During Coronavirus — Variety

Social media giant Facebook is investing $100 million to support local news organizations during the coronavirus pandemic, in addition to its previous commitment to spend $300 million over a three-year period. 27 more words

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‘Late Night With Seth Meyers’ Returns Monday With Bernie Sanders Interview (EXCLUSIVE) — Variety

Add Seth Meyers to the list of late-night hosts who are returning to the air from home as the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic carries on. NBC is set to announce that “Late Night With Seth Meyers” will return on Monday night featuring a remote interview with Sen. 12 more words

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Bob Iger to Give Up Salary, Other Senior Disney Executives to Take Pay Cuts — Variety

Disney has joined the list of companies implementing sizable pay cuts for senior executives amid the upheaval caused by the coronavirus crisis. Bob Iger, who shifted from chairman-CEO to executive chairman last month, has opted to forgo his salary for the year. 15 more words

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‘How to Survive a Plague’ Director on Coronavirus: ‘I Don’t Know If America Is Going to Survive This’ — Variety

For David France, the chaos surrounding the coronavirus pandemic is depressingly familiar. When he observes the disaster playing out in New York and other parts of the U.S., the journalist and filmmaker behind the 2012 documentary “How to Survive a Plague” is reminded of the bureaucratic incompetence and overwhelmed healthcare system that led to critical…

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