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Oscar picks and predictions: Guessing who will strike gold at Sunday's telecast

After last year's #OscarSoWhite controversy, the Academy chose to acknowledge an incredible slate of talent and diversity this year. The venerable awards show returns to the Dolby Theater in Los Ang...

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Here's How to Watch the Oscars This Sunday

Probably . In those aforementioned three times , Best Director went to a director who really put together a technical/visual achievement. They were attracted by each other for the passions they...

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DNC meets in Atlanta to choose new leader

DNC meets in Atlanta to choose new leader

Mr Ellison , the first Muslim elected to the US Congress, was backed by Senator Bernie Sanders. Trump said that the vote for post of the DNC chairman post was "rigged". Perez served as Labor Se...

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"Get Out" scares off competition to top N. American box office

Peele's horror film, however, went well over expectations to score an impressive $30.5 million take for the weekend by early estimates that have come in this morning. The landscape changes dramaticall...

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Oscar Predictions: Will La La Land Outshine Everything Else?

The Academy Awards kicks off live on ABC on Sunday, Feb. 26, with a 7 p.m. ET pre-show and 8:30 p.m. ceremony. A few films nominated this year tell great stories based on true events - "Hidden Fig...

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When are the 2017 Oscars on TV? Are they streaming? Who's performing?

The whimsical musical romance is favored to win the most coveted best picture prize, beating out fellow frontrunners Moonlight and Manchester by the Sea, as well as six other nominees. Some pundits ...

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Oscars 2017: Who will win and who should win

And when you factor in the concern the past couple of years about numerous Academy nominees being overly white and constant political upheaval in an era when a woman was denied the presidency, "Hidd...

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Best Picture nominees not so white at this year's Oscars

Viola Davis's character in Fences, like Patel's in Lion, is to all intents and purposes a lead role, so on the plus side, she gets more screen time to impress - but on the other, voters might be c...

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'The Voice' coaches cover TLC's 'Waterfalls' and the result is stunning

'The Voice' coaches cover TLC's 'Waterfalls' and the result is stunning

Towards the end of the colorful jam session, Levine exuberantly shouts "I love that". She last coached in season 11. However, she is desperate not to let Shelton's team win this time US Weekly repor...

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Cheers To Hollywood! How To Have An Unforgettable Oscars Bash

The Academy Awards take place in Los Angeles on Sunday, airing live beginning at 8:30 p. m. ET on ABC and CTV . There are also films about the white working class ("Hell or High Water", "Manchest...

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Emma Thompson Reveals Why She Won't Take Part in 'Love Actually' Sequel

Rickman, also famous for roles including villain Hans Gruber in Die Hard and Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films, died of cancer aged 69 in January 2016. We're so happy that 14 years on " Love Act...

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Temperatures get cold again tonight

Temperatures get cold again tonight

Skies will continue as mostly clear. Winds at the surface will also become southerly, which will bring the area back into a gradual warming trend. High temps will be around 70. Much cooler air in the ...

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'Game of Thrones' Star Neil Fingleton

Eventually he became an actor starring in films such as X-Men: First Class, 47 Ronin and Avengers: Age of Ultron . Game Of Thrones fan Gary Windle Tweeted a picture of himself with the actor a...

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'The Walking Dead' Star on 'Racist' T-Shirt Controversy: 'People Are Stupid'

Customer Ian Lucraft , who complained about the top to Primark , and his wife Gwen had been in a Sheffield branch of the store when they spotted the item of clothing. Jeffery Dean sheared a story by...

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Top Gear season 24 preview released, starts March 5

The show will air Sundays at 8 p.m. ET, followed by the after show Extra Gear. The new show features the return of former Friends star and noted vehicle buff Matt LeBlanc from last season, along w...

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Oscar nominee Natalie Portman to skip award night owing to pregnancy

The Oscar victor and her husband Benjamin Millepied announced they were expecting their second child last September. Natalie Portman , who is nominated in the best actress category for " Jack...

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Khloé Kardashian Shares Sexy Vacation Snap with Boyfriend Tristan Thompson: 'My Love'

Khloe has been dating Tristan, 25, since a year ago, and regularly travels from her home in Los Angeles to visit him in Cleveland, Ohio, where he's based with the Cleveland Cavaliers. "I'm in a really...

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Will Be Patrick Stewart's Last Appearance as Professor X

That's right, people. You're going to have to bid farewell to Professor Charles Xavier also - with the actor breaking the news during an interview for the Independent's podcast Kernels. Sad news! Af...

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Render of Modern Nokia 3310 Shows Bigger and Colored Display

Render of Modern Nokia 3310 Shows Bigger and Colored Display

The main feature of the handset will be a brand new type of LCD display that will take up most of the front side of the phone. However, as far as resolution goes, do not expect it to deliver some cris...

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Logan: The last X-Men movie for Patrick Stewart (Charles Xavier)!

The 76-year-old sat down at a SiriusXM Town Hall with Jackman , as well as, "Logan" director , James Mangold, and shared how he became sure that it was time to retire his version of Professor X. T...

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Oscars 2017: Printable Ballot, Full Nominees List For 89th Academy Awards Sunday

Britain has just 12 nominations at this year's ceremony, the lowest for at least a decade. And we may even get a record-setting achievement for " La La Land ". It's a terrific (and showy) performance ...

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Kerns: Don't bet on 'La La Land' tying for most Oscar victories

So who is performing at the 2017 Academy Awards? Comments about President Donald Trump and his controversial Muslim travel ban are expected to dominate much of the ceremony and comedian Jimmy Kimm...

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USA issues detailed plan to crack down on illegal immigrants

Under the Obama administration guidance, immigrants whose only violation was being in the country illegally were generally left alone. Expedited removal was used under the Obama administration, bu...

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Oscars 2017: A viewer's guide to the Academy Awards

My Barbies were always well-dressed with original designs by my mom. No. I think smart people know amusing is funny. They're the stuff artists' dreams are made of, and a timeless representation of h...

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89th Academy Awards: Oscar Predictions - La La Land Is Tipped For Glory

While the Syrian rescue workers at the center of Best Documentary Feature nominee The White Helmetshave secured visas to attend the ceremony, Iranian director (and previous Oscar winner) Asg...

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Why Oscars host Jimmy Kimmel is upset at the Academy

We'll get to see how he fares on Sunday night when the 89th Academy Awards takes place. "I mean, it's awful for everybody". "I don't think it's much of a secret that he's pretty unprofessional",...

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Wins That Could Make History at the Oscars This Sunday

Given that " Hidden Figures " wasn't nominated by the Director's Guild, that's a big advantage for "La La Land". If even just four of those nominees take home Oscars on Sunday night, that will mark th...

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Jimmy Kimmel and Matt Damon discuss feud ahead of the Oscars

After a well-reviewed Emmys-hosting job in the fall, and with his show airing on ABC, the network that carries the Oscars , Kimmel seemed an obvious choice to host the Academy Awards. "I think that i...

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Fearless predictions for the 2017 Academy Awards

The red carpet coverage starts at 4 pm. The ceremony, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel , will be broadcast live on February 27 on YES One and HOT Gold at 3:30 a.m. The Mel Gibson film "filled with tonnes of ...

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Manny Pacquiao vs Jeff Horn Not Happening

A 38-year-old former eight-division champ titleholder Manny Pacquiao said last Wednesday night (Feb. 22) that his team is negotiating his next fight to be against with Britain's Amir Khan. Unlike the ...

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Former Labor Sec. Perez elected as Democratic National Committee chairman

Former Labor Sec. Perez elected as Democratic National Committee chairman

Keith Ellison. Mr Perez, labour secretary under former president Barack Obama, gave a speech before the vote, saying Democrats face "a crisis of confidence " and a "crisis of relevance". The earlie...

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'The Bachelor' 2017 Spoilers: Why Andi Dorfman Confronts A Confused Nick Viall

The fantasy suite dates are coming up on The Bachelor, and Nick Viall seems more than a little nervous about them. "My friend Kyle saw him at Lollapalooza and recognized him, took a photo with him...

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Homeland Security secretary John Kelly promises 'no mass deportations' to Mexico officials

Homeland Security secretary John Kelly promises 'no mass deportations' to Mexico officials

But today, President Trump sent his deputies to Mexico City to deliver some more diplomatic words. Customs and Border Protection gave notice Friday that it will soon collect proposals to design an...

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Oprah Winfrey opens up about lifelong battle with food

In the new interview, Winfrey, who earlier this year revealed she lost 42 pounds on Weight Watchers, also spoke about her lifelong battle with weight and food. Oprah Winfrey is getting candid about ne...

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Do Political Statements At Awards Show Actually Make A Difference?

Casey Affleck's lauded performance earned him a best actor nomination for "Manchester by the Sea" but the acclaim brought renewed attention to a pair of sexual harassment suits he settled from a pre...

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