You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.


  • Baldwin says US behind in green energy
    Alec Baldwin says he is passionate about green energy and is hoping next week’s U.N. climate summit brings home to Americans that the United States has fallen behind other countries in promoting wind and solar power.
  • U2 guitarist gets boost in bid for Malibu mansions
    MALIBU, Calif. – The guitarist for U2 finally has an edge in getting his long-planned compound of mansions built in the mountains above Malibu.
  • Ruby Dee memorialized in NYC with song and dance
    NEW YORK – Actress and civil rights activist Ruby Dee was memorialized Saturday in poetry, dance and song at a packed Harlem cathedral where Alicia Keys sang her song “Superwoman,” Wynton Marsalis performed a stirring
FileJennifer Connelly, left, and Russell Crowe star in “Noah,” which was the top rented movie at Redbox for the week ending Sunday.

Screen Charts


The top 10 DVD rentals at kiosks from July 28 to Aug. 3:

1. “Noah”

2. “Heaven Is For Real”

3. “The Lego Movie”

4. “300: Rise of an Empire”

5. “Tyler Perry’s The Single Moms Club”

6. “Non-Stop”

7. “Lone Survivor”

8. “Winter’s Tale”

9. “Robocop”

10. “Ride Along”


Prime-time viewership numbers compiled by Nielsen for July 28 to Aug. 3.

1. “America’s Got Talent” (Wednesday, 9 p.m.), NBC, 10.79 million

2. “America’s Got Talent” (Tuesday), NBC, 10.64 million

3. NFL Exhibition Game: N.Y. Giants vs. Buffalo, NBC, 8.53 million

4. “NCIS,” CBS, 8.44 million

5. “The Bachelorette: After the Rose,” ABC, 8.16 million

6. “60 Minutes,” CBS, 8.05 million

7. “The Bachelorette,” ABC, 8 million

8. “NFL Pre-Game Show,” NBC, 7.56 million

9. “The Big Bang Theory,” CBS, 7.2 million

10. “Big Brother” (Sunday), CBS, 6.58 million

11. “Under the Dome,” CBS, 6.57 million

12. “Big Brother” (Wednesday), CBS, 6.5 million

13. “NCIS: Los Angeles,” CBS, 6.42 million

14. “America’s Got Talent” (Wednesday, 8 p.m.), NBC, 6.3 million

15. “Big Brother” (Thursday), CBS, 6.29 million

16. “Blue Bloods,” CBS, 5.99 million

17. “Extant,” CBS, 5.92 million

18. “Dateline NBC,” NBC, 5.87 million

19. “Major Crimes,” TNT, 5.85 million

20. “Master Chef,” Fox, 5.76 million


The top 10 downloads from iTunes for the week ending Thursday.

1. “Divergent”

2. “The Amazing Spider-Man 2”

3. “The Other Woman”

4. “Need for Speed”

5. “Noah”

6. “The Spectacular Now”

7. “Heaven is for Real”

8. “Snowpiercer”

9. “Palo Alto”

10. “God’s Not Dead”

Sources: Associated Press, iTunes