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Satirical Article on Sharon Stone as Cannes Heist Robber is Taken Seriously

Earlier this weekend, Yahoo's front-page for their entertainment section featured the headline: "Sharon Stone Named Suspected in Cannes Jewel Heist." Below the headline, the credit goes to Variety. As an insanely juicy twist on the Cannes jewels heist, the news item was understandably given high billing in Yahoo's newsfeed scroll.
  • By Anne Thompson and Maggie Lange
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  • June 3, 2013 4:18 AM
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Tom Hanks Goes Digital with Yahoo! Animated Web Series 'Electric City,' Voices Lead: "No one gets rich" (VIDEO)

At Comic-Con last weekend, web series were part of the story, as Bryan Singer and Tom Hanks both unveiled new onlie ventures. Tuesday Yahoo! launches the first ten 4-7-minute episodes of Hanks’ animated dystopian sci-fi adventure “Electric City." The next ten installments will be released on July 18 and 19.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • July 17, 2012 1:34 PM
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Yahoo! Premieres Tom Hanks' 'Electric City,' Immersive Online Animated Series

Tom Hanks' animated series "Electric City" will premiere on Yahoo! Screen on July 17...
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • July 3, 2012 3:03 PM
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