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Arts&Culture Qualcomm beats Q2 estimates, expects continued royalty damage from Apple
Author: 0 Qualcomm beats Q2 estimates, expects continued royalty damage from Apple

Earlier this year, Qualcomm cut its earnings estimates for the third quarter due to its ongoing litigation with Apple . Wall Street is expecting earnings of 90 cents a share on revenue of $5.48 billion. Qualcomm has been ensnared in a legal dispute with Apple since January, when the tech giant sued the chipmaker for $1 billion, claiming that it collected royalties for technologies it wasn't involved with, including Touch ID and cameras.

Arts&Culture Al Gore Plots Climate Change Special With Fat Joe, Steve Aoki
Author: 0 Al Gore Plots Climate Change Special With Fat Joe, Steve Aoki

The one-time Democratic presidential nominee also attacked Trump for "undermining our alliances" and damaging America's reputation in " many ways". Specifically, when asked about the ramifications of President Trump pulling out of the Paris Climate Accord, the former Vice President had some words of encouragement.

Arts&Culture 'Despacito' becomes the most streamed song in music history
Author: 0 'Despacito' becomes the most streamed song in music history

Commenting on the milestone, Luis Fonsi said, "Streaming is a connector for audiences worldwide and it has helped my music reach every corner of the planet". Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee are setting records. Universal Music Group chief executive Lucian Grainge said in a statement. " Despacito " isn't settling for being the song of the summer when it's well on its way to becoming the song of the decade.

Author: 0 'Let Obamacare fail,' Trump says after GOP plan collapses

Republican senators who voted in favor of the legislation just a year and a half ago - knowing it wouldn't become law at that point - are hesitant to make the same move under a Republican president. HELLO, DEMOCRATS Senate Republicans can work with Democrats on ways to improve the program, but this would be a hard marriage to arrange. After Trump was elected in November, Republicans in Congress considered reviving the so-called "repeal and delay" strategy and rejected it.

Arts&Culture Guillermo del Toro's fantasy drama 'The Shape of Water' gets a trailer
Author: 0 Guillermo del Toro's fantasy drama 'The Shape of Water' gets a trailer

It swims into theaters on December 8th. Click through the gallery for our favorite 16 shots from the official trailer. The Cold War-era horror/romance film revolves around Elisa, a meek mute woman ( Sally Hawkins ) employed at a secret government facility that is housing an ancient, "intelligent" sea creature for experiments.

Author: 0 FelCor Lodging Trust Incorporated

The Company sells, acquires, rebrands and redevelops hotels. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Among 4 analysts covering Felcor Lodging Trust (NYSE: FCH ), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. The original version of this piece can be viewed at https://sportsperspectives.com/2017/07/18/chesapeake-lodging-trust-chsp-lifted-to-buy-at-zacks-investment-research-updated-updated.html.

Arts&Culture Former EastEnders star Paul Nicholls rescued from Thailand waterfall
Author: 0 Former EastEnders star Paul Nicholls rescued from Thailand waterfall

The 38-year-old was only rescued after a local villager stumbled across a deserted motorbike which the actor had used to travel to the far-flung spot. News footage has emerged with Paul crying out in pain before the Thai medical service took him to safety. The actor was forced to move hospitals immediately after doctors on the island attempted to charge £13,000 a night to treat him.

Arts&Culture Game of Thrones director responds to Ed Sheeran backlash
Author: 0 Game of Thrones director responds to Ed Sheeran backlash

His appearance had been hinted at for several months, but on Sunday fans saw Glastonbury crooner #Ed Sheeran as a soldier in the fantasy epic Game of Thrones . "He comes with no entourage". He is known to the producers of the show and some of the cast, and he's a very big fan of the show. "The only thing I don't feel great about is that Ed is such a lovely guy and really genuine and down-to-earth", Podeswa said.

Arts&Culture Can you name all the celebrities in BA's new safety video?
Author: 0 Can you name all the celebrities in BA's new safety video?

In the never-ending battle to get passengers to pay attention to flight safety rules, airlines have increasingly attempted to bring humor, creativity and style to their in-flight videos. Gillian Anderson , Rob Brydon , and Ian McKellen are among the other stars also featured in the safety video disguised as an audition reel. Gordon Ramsay is arguably the most famous chef in the United Kingdom right now: He's got a brand new show out called The F Word , and now even British Airways ...

Arts&Culture Randolph Falls Down Pecking Order As Hart Joins Hammers
Author: 0 Randolph Falls Down Pecking Order As Hart Joins Hammers

Speaking to West Ham TV about the move, Hart said: "It's important for me to play football and to get the opportunity to come here and play is absolutely awesome", he told West Ham TV . However, the deal with West Ham does not include an option to buy, so his newly-nomadic career is likely to take another twist next summer. The Spaniard, who had a clause to extend his contract by two years activated at the end of last season, failed to nail down a place in the starting XI last term as ...

Arts&Culture 'Gypsy' Co-Stars Naomi Watts, Billy Crudup Are Now A Real-Life Couple!
Author: 0 'Gypsy' Co-Stars Naomi Watts, Billy Crudup Are Now A Real-Life Couple!

Liev and Naomi (pictured in 2016) broke up past year. Sounds like newly-single Naomi Watts and Billy Crudup have taken their love off-screen as the Gypsy costars were spotted holding hands in Tribeca over the weekend! The couple strolled around NY: they were holding hands and, according to eyewitnesses, looked happy and laughed.

Arts&Culture Audi Commercial in China Compares Women to Used Cars
Author: 0 Audi Commercial in China Compares Women to Used Cars

Following her examination, the mom appears satisfied and makes an "ok" gesture toward the couple, prompting a sigh of relief on the tense couple's face. The controversy comes at a hard time for Audi . Audi said it "deeply regrets" the advertisement and that the message it conveyed did not correspond to the company's values.

Arts&Culture R.Kelly denies keeping young women in 'abusive cult'
Author: 0 R.Kelly denies keeping young women in 'abusive cult'

The story quotes a woman it says is a former personal assistant of Kelly's who says that Kelly, 50, "is a puppet master" and that he has been involved romantically with the women. Savage's parents reiterated their allegations in a press conference Monday afternoon that their daughter was being held captive. BuzzFeed stands by its report.

Arts&Culture Five takeaways from the BBC stars' pay reveal
Author: 0 Five takeaways from the BBC stars' pay reveal

On Wednesday the BBC will publish details of what its on screen stars earning more than £150,000 are paid. The Guardian has also listed some high-profile female absentees from the list. There is also a lack of diversity. In a series of interviews this morning, BBC director general Lord Tony Hall insisted the BBC are 'pushing faster than any other major broadcaster, ' to close the gender gap for payment but conceded they 'need to go further and faster'.

Arts&Culture Evan Rachel Wood hits out at Ben Affleck
Author: 0 Evan Rachel Wood hits out at Ben Affleck

She then defended herself after another Twitter user accused her of adding to "false hype", writing: "Try getting raped in real life". The resurgence of his 1997 comments, specifically the one that said a man kissing a man was the "greatest challenge an actor can face", have sparked outrage.

Author: 0 Another chance for Scott to win the Claret Jug

Being Open champion and everything that goes with it - media commitments, sponsorship demands, photos with fans - can take its toll on a player. "I never felt it was a big problem not having won one, even though I badly wanted to win one", he told reporters.

Arts&Culture New £10 note unveiled featuring Jane Austen
Author: 0 New £10 note unveiled featuring Jane Austen

On the 200th anniversary of Jane Austen's death, the Bank of England has unveiled a new banknote featuring the beloved author. It is also the first Bank of England note to have a feature to help visually impaired people. The new £10 note follows the polymer £5 note, which has been in the middle of controversy due to its manufacturing process. In February, the Bank took the decision that this £10 note would be manufactured on the same polymer material.

Arts&Culture Harry Potter: Two new 'History of Magic' books coming this October
Author: 0 Harry Potter: Two new 'History of Magic' books coming this October

But they definitely still sound super exciting! Still, from what we can tell there's plenty to be excited about in these new tomes. Bloomsbury has not yet revealed the cover art nor have they announced an exact release date yet.The exhibition at the British Library will be held from October 20, 2017 to February 28, 2018 .

Arts&Culture 9-year-old Angelica Hale Gets Golden Buzzer On America's Got Talent
Author: 0 9-year-old Angelica Hale Gets Golden Buzzer On America's Got Talent

He had that responsibility in the Judge Cuts, and for most of the episode , we weren't sure what he would do. Angelica Hale walked the stage with such confidence in her sneakers and pony tail. As soon as she broke into her performance, jaws dropped and the crowd stood on their feet. You open mouth and like how do those pipes fit in that tiny body.

Author: 0 How is Sansa Stark Slowly Turning into Cersei Lannister

Fans now wonder what this will mean for Sansa. Cersei Lannister is in desperate need of allies. Back in Season 1, Sansa started to wear her hair like Cersei. So could this potentially indicate Sansa might have sympathy for Cersei? Sansa is just a couple of decades behind Cersei. As she makes her way up to the castle, nobody talks to her.

Arts&Culture Auction of Madonna's panties, love letter from Tupac halted
Author: 0 Auction of Madonna's panties, love letter from Tupac halted

In her suite, the singer pleads, "The fact that I have attained celebrity status as a result of success in my career does not obviate my right to maintain my privacy, including with regard to highly personal items". Madonna's allegations will be vigorously challenged and refuted in a court of law in due course". COVER IMAGE: Singer Madonna arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Gala, "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between" in New York City, US, on May 1, 2017.

Arts&Culture Han Solo: Ron Howard Gives First Look At Donald Glover's Lando Calrissian
Author: 0 Han Solo: Ron Howard Gives First Look At Donald Glover's Lando Calrissian

The picture, however, might just give a major hint of who is manning the cockpit. "Lining up a shot today from my director's monitor", Howard captioned the photo, which is not exactly a high resolution image but an image nonetheless. Bringing an end to the drama nearly as quickly as it began, Disney then appointed the Oscar-winning Ron Howard in place of Lord and Miller, and filming has now resumed ahead of the movie's expected release in May of 2018.

Arts&Culture Tina Knowles Lawson opens up about Beyonce, JAY-Z's newborn twins
Author: 0 Tina Knowles Lawson opens up about Beyonce, JAY-Z's newborn twins

Blue Ivy would be forgiven if she were a little bit jealous of her brand new attractive twin siblings - practically the whole world is - but Tina Knowles has just confirmed that she is in fact is a "very proud" big sis. "She's a good big sister, she really is". Beyoncé and her 47-year-old husband welcomed their little ones into the world at the beginning of last month and, although Blue has had her parents all to herself for the past five years, she's adjusted well to the family's new ...

Arts&Culture HC dismisses Liezietsu petition, Guv asks for floor test today
Author: 0 HC dismisses Liezietsu petition, Guv asks for floor test today

Earlier in the day, the Kohima Bench of the Gauhati High Court dismissed Liezietsu's writ petition seeking stay on the governor's directive to him to seek vote of confidence in the assembly by July 15. Kohima: Nagaland Chief Minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu, who is facing a rebellion from the lawmakers of his Naga People's Front party, will face a floor test today.

Arts&Culture Harry Styles is the reason Dunkirk's a 12A
Author: 0 Harry Styles is the reason Dunkirk's a 12A

Yet, the director was happy with Styles' raw reaction that he chose to keep the swearing in. Despite the fact Styles' acting has been well received, the former One Directioner says this might be his one and only film: "I've peaked too soon, there's no place to go".

Arts&Culture Charlize Theron enjoys onscreen sex with men ... and women
Author: 0 Charlize Theron enjoys onscreen sex with men ... and women

Priyanka Chopra , Kristen Stewart , and Emilia Clarke are all into the idea of Bond being played by a woman, and Chris Hemsworth recently offered his support for an awesome actress. " Chris , so you got that cheque I sent you?" Considering the types of roles she takes on, it seems safe to say there's not much that Charlize Theron is afraid of.

Arts&Culture Winnie-the-Pooh Banned By China: Find Out Why
Author: 0 Winnie-the-Pooh Banned By China: Find Out Why

But internet users often use the bear as a euphemism for Chinese President Xi Jinping . Out of the many creative pictures, one depicted a frosty handshake between Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe along with Pooh and his donkey friend Eeyore.

Author: 0 Sen. Warner wants more investigation into Trump digital campaign role

Only 45 per cent of Trump voters, the national poll found, believe that Mr Trump Jr met with a Kremlin-connected lawyer who promised damaging information on Hillary Clinton . The meeting appears to be the most tangible evidence of a connection between Mr Trump's election campaign and Russian Federation, a subject that has prompted investigations by congressional committees and a federal special counsel.

Arts&Culture Which Game of Thrones character do you sit beside in the office?
Author: 0 Which Game of Thrones character do you sit beside in the office?

Emilia reprises her role as Daenerys, the Mother of Dragons, for the seventh season of the show, which premiered in the US on Sunday (16Jul17), and with producers planning to wrap up the series next year (18), the actress has started to contemplate her next career move - and she would love to put her talents to the test in a stage musical.

Arts&Culture Baahubali 2 star Prabhas takes social media by storm; find out why
Author: 0 Baahubali 2 star Prabhas takes social media by storm; find out why

After stealing millions of hearts with his performance in Baahubali 2 , India's new heartthrob Prabhas has once again sent a wave of excitement among his fans. So be ready for Prabhas's trendy look in Saaho . But now it is revealed that due to weight issue may be she is losing out the role. At the moment, the hunk is gearing up to play the lead role in Sujeeth's " Saaho ", a futuristic action thriller.

Arts&Culture Bella Thorne Gets Candid About What Really Happened With Scott Disick
Author: 0 Bella Thorne Gets Candid About What Really Happened With Scott Disick

After Thorne's breakup from Posey, she was seen canoodling with Puth on the beach in Miami. "Like before, he and Bella have an understanding", explained the source. Obviously, I had to text, uh, call Ty. The actor has previously denied the rumors that linked her and Disick after pictures of the pair hanging out in Cannes emerged back in May.