Latest Jaws Stories

2008-07-13 09:00:07

:: NEW ENGLAND A 60-year-old man alleged to have made up sightings of two great white sharks off the island where 'Jaws' was filmed has been charged with disorderly conduct.

2008-07-12 00:00:06

Three possible shark sightings have been reported near Martha's Vineyard, Mass., where the 1975 beach thriller blockbuster movie Jaws was filmed. The Boston Herald said a lifeguard spotted a large shark swimming through the waves off South Beach Wednesday.

2008-07-11 18:00:06

By O'RYAN JOHNSON A Martha's Vineyard harbor master raised the alarming prospect of "Jaws returning" after a large shark was spotted cutting through the waves just 70 yards off South Beach yesterday.

2008-07-10 06:00:22

IBM has developed collaboration software to improve web accessibility for blind or partially sighted users who run screen-reading software that describes the content of a web page. The screen readers rely on text or descriptive tags to explain the items on a page, which are generally incomplete.

2008-07-03 00:00:16

By Tony Castro In the original "Back to the Future" script, Marty McFly was supposed to travel to the past not in a fancy DeLorean but in a refrigerator.

2008-07-02 18:00:14

To: FAMILY EDITORS Contact: Serotek Corporation media contact, +1-612-720-1068, pr@serotek.com, or Serotek Corporation technical contact, 1-866-202- 0520, info@serotek.com MINNEAPOLIS, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Serotek Corporation, the leading provider of Internet and digital information accessibility software and services, announced today a program for blind and low vision students called Keys for K-12.

2008-07-02 15:00:30

By Tony Castro, Daily News, Los Angeles Jul. 1--In the original "Back to the Future" script, Marty McFly was supposed to travel to the past not in a fancy DeLorean but in a refrigerator.

2008-06-26 21:02:23

NEW YORK - A multimedia, multiauthor narrative being planned by the U.S. publisher of the Harry Potter books has picked up a famous patron: Steven Spielberg. DreamWorks Studios has acquired the film rights to "The 39 Clues," a mystery series-online game that Scholastic will debut in September.

2008-06-25 03:02:30

By Kristin Edwards, The Huntsville Item, Texas Jun. 25--After receiving a huge response from the Huntsville community, the Huntsville Main Street Program has chosen the films to be featured in its fourth annual summer film festival.

2008-06-21 15:00:19

The movie Kung Fu Panda should be banned in China for director Steven Spielberg's decision not to be involved with the Beijing Olympic Games, protesters say. Nationalist Chinese protesters have created a petition calling for a ban on the animated U.S.

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