All of the high-profile content ESPN pays billions of dollars a year to show - stuff like National Basketball Association games, NLF games, top-tier college football - none of that will be on ESPN's new service.
Burbank, California-based Disney's first-quarter profit surged to $4.42 billion or $2.91 per share from $2.48 billion or $1.56 per share previous year.
The strength of its parks offset weakness at ESPN, its Hollywood studio, its consumer-products unit and its broadcast network - each of which saw profits decline.
Adjusted EPS does not include a $1.6 billion benefit related to recent changes in USA tax law and certain other one-time items.
GBH Insights analyst Daniel Ives is out with a first glance at the entertainment giant's quarterly show, calling the performance "solid", even if revenue was a "mixed bag". The streaming service will be priced at $4.99 per month, Iger said. The streaming service will also offer up documentaries about people and events in sports, while the redesigned app will feature scores, highlights, news, and more.
Disney is launching a new subscription called ESPN Plus, CEOBob Iger announced Tuesday.
Woodland triumphs in Phoenix Open playoff
He looked set to claim the solo lead on Friday until he overcooked his chip shot at the par-four 17th for a soft bogey. As soon as his winning putt dropped Sunday on the 18 green at TPC Scottsdale , Gary Woodland pointed to the sky.
BAMTech, which Disney has invested billions of dollars in, and runs streaming for HBO, MLB, WWE (WWE - Free Report), will power this new service.
Disney also announced Tuesday that it has hired "Game of Thrones" showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to create a new series of "Star Wars" movies, separate from a new trilogy that will be developed by director Rian Johnson.
Parks and resorts appeared to be Disney's strongest segment, with revenue up 13 percent and operating income up 21 percent. Cable networks revenues for the quarter increased 1 percent to $4.5 billion and operating income decreased 1 percent to $900 million.
In its first statement about the effort, Disney described it in broad terms, only confirming that the service will include a host of games from every major sports organisation in the United States and purchasable add-ons for those who want to follow individual sports like baseball, hockey, and soccer.
As Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his 33rd birthday, we look at the seven most iconic moments of his magnanimous career. Loren Moron had a dream debut for Betis as he scored both goals which gave his side a 2-1 win at home to Villarreal.
Adams County Deputy Heath Gumm was shot and killed the night of Jan 24 while search for a suspect related to an assault call. The governor has ordered flags to fly at half-staff on public buildings until sunset on the day of Deputy Flick's funeral.
This simple app only has three options: call a taxi, call a friend, and identify your location for pickup. In 2016, the NHTSA recorded 10,497 fatalities in traffic crashes involving drunk drivers nationwide.
The House intelligence committee has voted to release a Democratic rebuttal to a GOP memo on the Russian Federation investigation. Bannon from testifying to the Committee beyond a set of fourteen yes-or-no questions the White House had pre-approved".
The train of thought takes a sinister turn as she then begins talking about how everything was a lie. Most striking, we get to see a little more of Samurai World and learn there are six parks in total.
Doctors suggest seeing a physician if you start having any of the flu symptoms including: headaches, body aches and/or fever. The heavy flu season has also put a strain in places on some medical supplies, including IV bags, and flu medicine.
The UN said it had a plan to reach 700,000 people with relief in the next two months, if it can get the permission to proceed. The White Helmets said airstrikes targeting the village of Termala in Idlib on Tuesday killed three people.
Free agent third baseman and Yankees fan favorite Todd Frazier will be taking his talents, and his thumbs, to Flushing. But he has stated he would be more comfortable at second base, which makes the signing of Frazier a sound choice.
Samsung reported record profit last week disclosing numbers that it's chip business pulls in more revenue than the intel corp. It said as well that just 3.6 billion won had been paid in bribes, and not the 7.2 billion won the lower court had ruled.
The storm will move up over New England on Thursday with a high pressure system moving rapidly behind the departing low pressure. In the Buffalo metro area, more than 6 inches is possible between about 7 a.m. and 7 p.m., forecasters said.
Perhaps McDaniels is waiting to see if Belichick is preparing his retirement - Belichick didn't entertain those questions Monday. Patricia did the same after the Patriots' emotional loss, then welcomed the Lions job with open arms less than 24 hours later.
The attack ended with the terrorists escaping into the narrow lanes and bylanes of downtown Srinagar , a police official said. But while entering the hospital premises, two to three militants waiting for them opened fire injuring two cops.
Knicks star out for remainder of the season
Following the deadline, NY plans to play younger athletes such as Frank Ntilikina and guard Trey Burke more often, sources said. The Knicks entered their game against the Bucks four games out of eighth place in the Eastern Conference, having lost 10 of 14.
Here's what's coming with PS4's big 5.50 update
If you want to cut your kids' screen time, you can put restrictions on how long they can play or limit play time to certain hours. The system will send a notification to the child when playtime is coming to an end, giving them enough time to save progress.
USA reviews nuclear arsenal in wake of Nokor threats
James Acton, a nuclear weapons specialist at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, said that offer seems disingenuous. China foreign ministry says U.S. should focus on promoting regional stability instead of diversifying its nuclear arsenal.
Judge maintains Assange UK arrest warrant
Swedish prosecutors had already dropped their investigation over sexual assault and rape allegations, which he denies. The 46-year-old sought refuge in London's Ecuadorian Embassy in 2012 to escape extradition to Sweden.
Sensex ends 309 points lower; Nifty settles at 10667-mark
Australian shares dropped 3.0 percent to their lowest level since October while South Korean shares dropped 2.0 percent. On Monday, the Indian currency closed flat at 64.07 against the U.S. currency amid sharp losses in local equities.
Paul Ryan slammed for tweet about $1.50 pay hike
People, including several prominent Democrats, noted on social media that $1.50 per week is not a significant pay bump. Ryan Democratic opponent, Randy Bryce, responded to Ryan's tweet while promoting a new fund-raising opportunity.