Net income soared 78% to $4.4 billion - largely as a result of the one-time benefit from the new federal tax laws.
ESPN Plus will feature "thousands" of live events that aren't available on ESPN's linear networks from the Major League Baseball, the MLS, the NHL, college sports, Grand Slam tennis, boxing, golf, rugby, and cricket. Iger said the app will be an overhaul of the current ESPN app and that "the experience is being completely redone".
ESPN is hoping to stem its losses from dropping membership in recent months by directly competing against the old model of pay television channel bundles. "And we're not only excited about it, but, if anything, points to what the future of ESPN looks like, it'll be this app and the experience that it provides". The announcement comes after another disappointing quarter for ESPN, with decreased ad revenue and higher programming costs compared to the prior year. Iger is also enthused about the next Marvel movie, Black Panther, which has been getting strong word of mouth and praise from critics.
Disney is seeking to transform itself into a digital entertainment giant to rival subscription services such as Netflix that let viewers watch films and TV shows online. Beyond existing IP, Disney announced on Tuesday that Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will write and produce a new series of Star Wars films.
Yesterday, Disney announced its quarterly earnings results and there was also some interesting information that CEO Bob Iger told CNBC.
During the earnings call, Iger said that Disney is now developing "a few" Star Wars series for the new app, and is close to unveiling one of the projects soon.
"Our ultimate intention is to create and to ultimately grow a global, direct-to-consumer business that will take advantage of the production output that the combined companies will have", Iger said.
Mike Conaway, R-Texas, the Republican leading the panel's Russian Federation probe, told reporters he expected Bannon to appear. Moscow denies meddling in the presidential election, and Trump denies any collusion between his associates and Moscow.
He was an All-Rookie selection last season, but this season had lost most of his playing time to Enes Kanter and Kyle O'Quinn. Several teams had engaged in talks for Hernangomez over the past month, but Charlotte worked to finalize a deal Wednesday.
Digital Realty Trust, Inc.'s ROA is rolling at 1.40%, following the ROI of. (NYSE: CDR ) to report earnings on February, 22. Aperio Group LLC's holdings in Digital Realty Trust were worth $17,100,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.
The United States , a close North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally of Poland , expressed disappointment at Duda's decision. The right-wing government says the law is necessary to protect the reputation of Poles as victims of Nazi aggression.
Rash driving, speeding, overloading and not following traffic rules are some of the major causes of accidents in India. Jashodaben, a retired schoolteacher who does not live with Mr Modi, married him in 1967 when he was 17 years old.
You won't face a band if ReShade is detected on your system, but if you won't be able to play PUBG so long as it's installed. In addition, here are some other measures we have taken to effectively block and prevent cheat programs.
Among his desires is requiring more made-in-America auto production and shifting more government contracts to USA companies. Some are just goofy, like his claim that we need to "rethink concepts as basic as space and time".
Codenamed Yeti , the service would deliver playable titles via the internet to gamers, but beyond that we aren't sure about much. We've reached out to Google for a comment on the existence of the games console and will update this article when we hear back.
The two legislators say the pods are a risk to young children and adults with dementia who might mistake them for food. They are asking that the pods be wrapped in child resistant packaging, and be made in a duller, more uniform color.
Half a truckload of eggs was delivered to the team compound after they made the accidental order, Business Insider reported . By wrongly translating the number of eggs they ended up with a surplus of 13,500 eggs.
The passenger train was part of Amtrak' Silver Star Service, and the wreck occurred about 5 miles (8 km) southwest of Columbia. "It appears that Amtrak was on the wrong track", South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster said at a press conference.
B-52 drops record number of smart bombs on Taliban
Hecker said the "weight and effort" of the US intelligence community will be shifted to Afghanistan within the next month. US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft also participated in these day and nighttime missions.
Competition Commission of India fines Google for search bias
The order was in response to a 2012 complaint filed against Google by Matrimony.com Limited and Consumer Unity & Trust Society. It said through a majority order that the penalty is being imposed on Google for "infringing anti-trust conduct".
Dwyane Wade Is Coming Back To Miami
The team acquired George Hill from the Kings, Rodney Hood from the Jazz and Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance , Jr. from the Lakers. It remains to be seen how much better this move makes the Heat, but consider the current state of the Eastern Conference.
ACA enrollment reaches 11.8 million for 2018
Sign-ups through the federal exchange fell 8.2 percent here past year , down to 1.13 million from about 1.23 million in 2016. And the numbers have been closely watched every year as politicians have debated whether to roll back the law.
Ahn among Russians seeking Pyeongchang spots
Sport's highest court did uphold the disqualification of 11 others but reduced their life bans to just one Olympic cycle. The IOC will consider whether to appeal against the decision once it has seen the full details behind the ruling.
China says it is against external intervention in Maldives
By 2016 he was again in exile in London, securing political asylum with the help of high-profile human rights lawyer Amal Clooney. The top court of Maldives had ordered the release of many leaders of the Opposition, who were accused of treason.
Black Lives Matter leader shot, killed
Officials did not confirm whether they are seeking to look at any surveillance video, but say an investigation is ongoing. Beau Tidwell , a spokesperson for the New Orleans Police Department, didn't elaborate on the shooting.
The ozone's recovery may have been overstated, report warns
Overall, the effects balance out but this means the ozone layer over the area studied is remaining in its depleted state. Until now, experts have expected that the global ozone layer would completely recover by the middle of the century.
House panel scheduled to interview Bannon
But over the weekend at least three Republicans on the committee signaled their intentions to send the memo to Trump's desk. Nunes was asked during a January 29 committee meeting whether he had coordinated the memo with the White House.