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Winner of the 2015 American Music Awards

Connected Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Partial list of winners of the 2015 American Music Awards, presented Sunday at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles: — New artist: Sam Hunt — Female artist, pop/rock: Ariana Grande — Duo or group, pop-rock: One Path — Album, pop/rock: “1989,” Taylor Swift — Male artist, country: Luke Bryan…


‘The Assassin’ wins 5 Golden Horse awards in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The film “The Assassin” by the veteran Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien has grabbed five awards, which includes the greatest director and ideal function film, at the Golden Horse Awards. The Golden Horse awards are considered the equivalent of the Oscars for Chinese-language motion pictures. The awards ceremony Saturday evening crowned the…


Appeals court awards Newegg $15k after patent troll’s “frivolous” appeal

Agen Sabung Ayam Adjustacam LLC collected settlements from dozens of webcam makers and sellers. (credit: Getty Images) The biggest publicly traded patent-holding firm will have to pay on the web retailer Newegg $ 15,000 soon after bringing a frivolous appeal. The order brings to a conclusion what was a once-classic instance of sprawling “patent troll” litigation. In 2010,…