Blockbusters In Alaska To Close; 1 Store Left In US

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska’s last two Blockbuster video stores are calling it quits, leaving just one store open in the U.S. The stores in Anchorage and Fairbanks will close for rentals after Sunday night and reopen Tuesday for video liquidation sales through the end of August, said Kevin Daymude, general manager of Blockbuster Alaska. […]

Blockbuster Builder H. Wayne Huizenga Dies

H. Wayne Huizenga, a college dropout who built Blockbuster Entertainment into a thriving business that eventually went to Viacom in an $8.4 billion deal before its ultimate demise, has died. He was 80.