FINAL OFFER: Chipmaker Broadcom raised its offer for competitor Qualcomm to $121 billion in cash and stock, or $82 per share, and called the bid its best and final offer. It had offered $103 billion for Qualcomm, and that company says it will review the bid. Broadcom rose $3.23, or 1.4 percent, to $238.71 and Qualcomm dipped $1.70 , or 2.6 percent, to $64.39..
Dana Hills hosted the annual event for the seventh consecutive year on Saturday, welcoming 15 other teams to compete for the 2013 Air Strike title and giving the Dolphins a chance to see where their passing attack stands against some of Southern California’s perennial powers. “This was exciting for the kids to come out and compete having all these talented schools here. It’s a great event to see guys go after it.”.
Update: The Vikings also issued this statement on the status of standout defensive tackle Kevin Williams’ injured right knee. “Kevin Williams suffered a hyperextension injury to his right knee in last night’s football game. An MRI exam today revealed a significant bone contusion as well as a posterior capsular strain.
The track comes across like a Christmas ode to a husband who manages to overcome his wife’s “not tonight, I have a headache” excuse. “Now Christmas is for the children, and I want them to be pleased,” King sings, before vaguely threatening that they won’t be unless he gets some action, with “but right now mama, it’s Christmas Eve come make your papa happy, please.” Presumably she does just that, and so we’ve got a jazzy carol about what your parents got up to after you went to bed to dream of new toys. “Mom and Dad Are Totally Doing It Under the Tree Because Dad Demanded It, So Check Your New Toys Carefully for Bodily Fluids” was too on the nose, I guess..
Featuring an opening number by Beyonc and an all star tribute to Prince, BET’s annual awards gala delivered 7.86 million viewers as part of its 12 network simulcast. The flagship net alone averaged 4.5 million viewers and a 2.0 in the demo, while Nick at Nite, Comedy Central, VH1, MTV and other corporate sibs helped raise the final 18 to 49 tally to a 3.4. Hour, as the debut of “$100,000 Pyramid” won the block with an average draw of 8.09 million viewers and a 1.7 rating, which works out to around 2.16 million adults 18 to 49.
So was the decision to abandon the run. The biggest mistake was the go with six receivers and four cornerbacks in the game. The Cowboys had rookie Noah Brown active because of injury concerns with Terrance Williams and Brice Butler. Stark Carpet has a Brueghel esque floral rug called Botanique; the rich, deep hues of an Old Master’s palette are brought to life in softly loomed wool. Their Sapphire collection includes Ether, inspired by American artist Helen Frankenthaler’s Abstract Expressionist stain painting. And there’s Peppy, inspired by Willem de Kooning’s 1955 work Police Gazette, with various hand knots reflecting movement and drama via textural elements..