September 8, 1998 |
Providing further evidence that real estate investors are betting on a Hollywood comeback, Kennedy-Wilson Inc. is buying two of the long-decayed district's biggest office buildings, and an unidentified institution is buying the well-known CNN tower. Kennedy-Wilson last week bought the 12-story building at 7080 Hollywood Blvd. for about $18 million and will pump another $2 million into improvements, said Bill McMorrow, chief executive of the Santa Monica-based company.
December 21, 1999 |
A dispute over parking spaces has delayed the development of a $50-million Hollywood shopping and entertainment center and is forcing the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce into the awkward position of siding against one of its most prominent members.
July 22, 1988 |
Where did reality first end and fantasy begin in the long election campaign? It's hard to tell. In this week's convention-goofy Atlanta, however, the merging was finally completed. The morning after her husband, Massachussetts Gov. Michael Dukakis, had received the Democratic nomination for President, Kitty Dukakis was on the 24th floor of the Hyatt Regency Hotel Thursday having a heart-to-heart chat with Joanna Buckley over coffee, fruit and croissants. You know, Joanna Buckley?
March 3, 1991 |
IT'S DAY FIVE OF "WAR IN THE Gulf," and Zola Murdock, CNN's official "ear on the world," doesn't like what she's hearing. Since the fighting began, Murdock and her staff of viewer-response telephone operators at CNN headquarters in Atlanta have answered roughly 2,000 calls a day; positive, supportive calls, for the most part, give or take a few wackos. But lately she's been getting some negative feedback she thinks top management should know about. - When a retired Army colonel calls from Texas with a plan for winning the war by poisoning the mistress of Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, that's business as usual.