July 25, 2013 11:00 AM
There's a new Spike Lee joint. Well, there will be one if his financing comes through. Lee has started a $1.25 million dollar Kickstarter campaign to fund a new untitled movie. "I saw Kickstarter as a vehicle for me to raise the money I need to make this very personal film and still have creative control over it," Federal regulators say natural gas has stopped flowing from a well that has been ablaze in the Gulf of Mexico and remaining small flames are from gas still in the pipe. A gauge of planned U.S. business spending rose more than expected in June and new orders for long-lasting manufactured goods surged, offering tentative signs of a pickup in economic activity.