Qualcomm Inc. won the first US jury trial in its global dispute with Apple Inc. over how much the iPhone maker should pay for using the chipmaker s patented technology.A federal jury in San Diego on Friday awarded Qualcomm about $31.6 million in damages on its patent infringement claims. Qualcomm jumped as much as 3.5 percent before finishing up 2.2 percent at the close in New York trading.
March 15, 2019 03:19 AM A rapper, whose parents were among the dozens charged in an alleged college admissions cheating scam earlier this week, is speaking out in defense of his family.On Thursday, Malcolm Abbott also known as Billa B, son of Gregory and Marcia Abbott spoke to reporters, while smoking a blunt, about the scandal right outside of his Fifth Avenue apartment building in New York City.
Mueller report lays out Russian contacts and Trump s frantic efforts to foil inquiry A portrait of the White House and its culture of chaos Mueller report leaves unanswered questions about contacts between Russians and Trump aides Trump alleged that photos of his wife had been altered to make them appear as though a look alike accompanied him to Alabama last week to survey tornado damage. (Doug Mills The New York Times) US President Donald Trump is not amused by the #FakeMelania conspiracy theories circulating on social media.He spun off a new theory on Wednesday to debunk the idea that there 's a body double of his wife who steps in for her at times. The "fake news " did it, he claimed without evidence.
TwitterEmailJustin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are frequently spotted in New York City.Photo: James Devaney Getty ImagesFacebookTwitterEmailNow that Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin have officially been married for six months, the couple are starting to look around for a shared love nest to call home. According to the New York Post, the newlyweds, who tied the knot in September 2018, have been checking out several Manhattan apartments looking for a place to rent.One such apartment is located on Leroy Street, where two bedroom units are asking for anywhere between $15,416 to $17,000 a month. (The building was built by renowned real estate developer Ian Schrager.) One of the available units that Bieber and Baldwin may have been looking at was a 1,728 square foot residence located on the seventh floor, with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the water. Apartments in the luxury building also feature wide plank wood floors, an entry gallery with what are deemed art walls, and a great room that opens out onto an impressive 200 square foot outdoor patio.
March 13, 2019 04:33 PM There is no scientific link between vaccines and autism, according to the Centers for Disease Control.A federal judge in New York has ruled not to lift a ban which would have allowed 40 unvaccinated children to return to school, where they have been barred for months amid a county wide measles outbreak.
”March 15 is going to make history, ” 13 year old Alexandria Villasenor, a co founder of the U.S. Youth Climate Strike, tells TIME. ”There has never been a global day of climate action where students around the world are taking action for the same exact cause. ”Young people in nearly 100 countries mdash;including China, Uganda, New Zealand and Chile mdash;strikes in solidarity on the same day. The movement was primarily organized by three schoolkids mdash; Villasenor of New York, Haven Coleman of Colorado and Isra Hirsi of Minnesota (who also happens to be the daughter of freshman member of Congress Illan Omar) mdash; with an assist from hundreds of teens and tweens on the state and local level.
Amazon removed two books claiming to provide "cures " for autism on Tuesday. Both books were written several years ago and together had hundreds of reviews. A day earlier, Wired published a report on dangerous pseudoscientific titles for sale on Amazon, which included two of the books that were later removed. The book Healing the Symptoms Known as Autism contained the instruction that autistic children bathe in and drink chlorine dioxide, a very strong bleach used in industrial water treatment. The other book, Fight Autism and Win, supported giving children an antidote for mercury poisoning, a treatment known as chelation, which can cause potentially fatal kidney damage. Chelation is a response to the thoroughly debunked theory that vaccines cause autism. Earlier this month, the New York Times covered (another) recently published study that confirmed that there is no link between the measles vaccine and autism.
According to the Department of Justice, 20 year old Kim Anh Vo was charged with 1 count of conspiring to provide material support to a designated foreign terrorist organization by Federal Prosecutors of the Southern District of New York.Unsealed documents stated that, In 2016, Vo joined the United Cyber Caliphate (UCC), an online group that pledged allegiance to ISIS and committed to carrying out online attacks and cyber intrusions against Americans. Since that time, the UCC and its sub groups have disseminated ISIS propaganda online, including kill lists which listed the names of individuals for example, soldiers in the United States Armed Forces and members of the State Department whom the group instructed their followers to kill.
Unidentified: Inside America s UFO Investigation (6 #215;60 #8242;) is being produced in house by History parent A E and delves into the mysterious work of the Pentagon s Advanced Aerospace Threat Identification Program. The show features interviews with Luis Elizondo, the former agent in charge of the division, whose work was revealed in December 2017 by The New York Times.
The rap, hip hop and R amp;B worlds aren;t always the most welcoming to LGBTQ artists, and they consistently receive flak for homophobia both behind the scenes and in front of the mic. But Beyonc and Jay Z, the indisputable ;first couple; of those beloved genres, have long presented themselves as allies to the queer cause. That;s why this year will see the 2019 GLAAD Vanguard Award go to the legendary music duo. "Beyonce and Jay Z are longtime allies and supporters of the LGBTQ community who use their global platforms to share messages that inspire and change the world for the better, " reads a press release issued today, ahead of the March 28 30th annual GLAAD Media Awards, which take place annually in both New York City and Los Angeles.
New York, Mar 10 (IBNS): Amidst a deadly Ebola outbreak, on Saturday morning armed groups brutally attacked an Ebola treatment centre in the Democratic Republic of the Congo 's (DRC) eastern city of Butembo, prompting the United Nations health agency 's chief chief 's call ”to protect the treatment centres ”.