RuPaul has become the first drag queen to be awarded a Hollywood star. Jane Fonda, who RuPaul emulated as a child, made the introduction. “This is absolutely the most important moment in my professional career,” he said in his acceptance speech.
CEO Tim Cook apologized for Apple slowing down iPhones with degraded batteries. Meanwhile, Apple has pledged a $350 billion U.S. investment over 5 years. The “Paradise Papers” leak last November revealed the company paid a tax rate as low as 0.005% for its extensive holdings in Ireland.