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Netflix To Give Workers With Babies A Year Of Paid Leave

The employee benefit announced Tuesday on Netflix’s blog is generous even by the high standards of Silicon Valley, where free meals and other perquisites supplement lavish salaries in the fiercely competitive battle for computer programmers and other technology workers.


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Netflix Makes Several Important Announcements For TV Fans At TCA Meeting

TV networks and streaming services are at the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills and releasing details on upcoming programs that have fans abuzz.


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Angelina Jolie To Direct War Drama For Netflix

Angelina Jolie is teaming up with Netflix to direct an adaptation of “First they Killed My Father: A Daughter of Cambodia Remembers.”


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‘Richie Rich’ Star Talks About New Netflix Comedy Series

The popular “Richie Rich” character has returned to television, this time in a family comedy show streaming on Netflix.



Filmmaker, Author Joe Crosses Talks About ‘Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead 2’

Filmmaker and author Joe Cross stopped by KCAL9 Friday to talk about “Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead 2”.


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Netflix Says It Wants To Stream ‘The Interview’

Netflix wants to make Sony’s “The Interview” available to its 53 million worldwide subscribers, the streaming service’s chief content officer said Wednesday.


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‘Marco Polo’ Star Lorenzo Richelmy Talks About His New Netflix Hit

Actor Lorenzo Richelmy visited the KCAL9 studios Friday to talk about his new Netflix original series, “Marco Polo”.

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Netflix Postpones Launch Of Cosby Comedy Special

Netflix says it is postponing Bill Cosby’s upcoming standup comedy special.


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‘Orange Is The New Black’ Star Alysia Reiner Talks Show’s Second Season

Alysia Reiner from the Netflix original series, “Orange is the New Black” visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about the show’s second season.

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As Blockbuster Prepares To Close, Fans Line Up To Stock Video Libraries

In the end Blockbuster, had trouble keeping up with digitally streaming movies online, on-demand services and Redbox.


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Netflix vs. Premium Cable: Who Will Win At The Emmy Awards?

With 14 Emmy nominations, the once little mail order provider turned online streaming network, Netflix, has officially made it to the big leagues. Its original productions of “House of Cards” and “Arrested Development” are up against top cable shows including “Game of Thrones” and “The Newsroom” from HBO and “House of Lies” from Showtime.



Netflix CEO Gets Pay Bump After 2012 Cut

Netflix CEO Reed Hastings’ pay will double to $4 million next year, after he took a pay cut due to management missteps this year.



Netflix Says Video Streaming Service Hit By Outage

Families across the United States will have to rely on other sources of entertainment after Netflix’s video streaming service was hit by a Christmas Eve outage.

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RedBox To Take On Netflix In Video Streaming

DVD kiosk operator Redbox is launching a challenge to Netflix’s streaming-video supremacy.


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Microsoft To Make ‘Major’ Announcement On Monday

Microsoft is being secretive about a “major” announcement it plans to make in Los Angeles on Monday.

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