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Politically charged Academy Awards flops - lowest rated ever

Politically charged Academy Awards flops - lowest rated ever

Allison Janney won Best Supporting Actress for her role in " I, Tonya .' And Jordan Peele made history as the first black artist to win Best Original Screenplay , for his social thriller 'Get...

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ESPN names James Pitaro as new president

ESPN names James Pitaro as new president

Skipper cited a "substance addiction" in announcing his immediate resignation on December 18, and ESPN has been led on an interim basis by George Bodenheimer , a former network president. Iger prai...

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Who Won At The Oscars?

Who Won At The Oscars?

Clint Eastwood's Million Dollar Baby won Best Picture that year, and the broadcast went on to score 42.1 million viewers in the final number. To which J.Law replied, "She tripped me once". "After ...

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Meryl Streep achieves Oscars meme status as fans make Shrek comparison

Meryl Streep achieves Oscars meme status as fans make Shrek comparison

The actress has twice been distinguished at the "Oscar": in 2013 she fell while she was up on stage for a reward, and the next year she tripped on the red carpet. Lawrence and Foster stepped in when C...

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'The Bachelor' finale: Arie Luyendyk Jr. chooses Becca, then Lauren

'The Bachelor' finale: Arie Luyendyk Jr. chooses Becca, then Lauren

With host Chris Harrison watching along with a live studio audience, the show kicked off with Arie in Peru with his family talking about Lauren and Becca . "I hope you find what you want, it's ...

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Introducing PIN protection and other enhancements for informed viewing

Introducing PIN protection and other enhancements for informed viewing

The firm already lets parents create child accounts, and add pins to profiles, but now Netflix will enable the placing of pins on specific content. "We understand that every family is different an...

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The Oscars Finally Had Its #MeToo & Time's Up Moment

The Oscars Finally Had Its #MeToo & Time's Up Moment

In fact, it was another actress abused by Weinstein, Oscar victor Mira Sorvino , who was able to beautifully summarize the task filmmakers have: "We have a chance to lionize beauty and truth, honor...

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Beyonce, Jay-Z tour talk sends fans into a frenzy

Beyonce, Jay-Z tour talk sends fans into a frenzy

Rumors surrounding a joint tour were circling for a minute, and it seemed like a go today after dates were posted on Ticketmaster.com and Bey's Facebook. Queen Bey's most recent studio solo effort w...

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We should be awarding an Oscar for this

We should be awarding an Oscar for this

Only two of the pictures that featured in last night's program, the horror movie " Get Out " and the World War II drama " Dunkirk ", tallied more than $100 million in domestic box-office sales, sugges...

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Bill Cosby slated for pre-trial hearing in Montgomery County on Monday

Bill Cosby slated for pre-trial hearing in Montgomery County on Monday

On Monday, Bill Cosby returned to court in Norristown, Pennsylvania. Still, the issues that will be debated in court this week are suffused with the same thorny questions that have complicated deb...

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'The Walking Dead' Creator Teases Negan's Backstory on the Show

'The Walking Dead' Creator Teases Negan's Backstory on the Show

Rick and Michonne walk into a trap left by the saviors, a noisy avalanche of metallic junk covers their exit and calls to the scavenger walkers. We're really supposed to believe that Negan exis...

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Italy's anti-immigrant League hails unprecedented results in elections

Italy's anti-immigrant League hails unprecedented results in elections

Luigi Di Maio , the head of the biggest single party, the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement, said his group had emerged as the clear victor on Sunday, capturing around a third of the vote, and should...

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Tower Records founder Russ Solomon dies while watching Oscars and drinking whiskey

Tower Records founder Russ Solomon dies while watching Oscars and drinking whiskey

The report quotes his son, Michael Solomon, saying: "Ironically, he was giving his opinion of what someone was wearing that he thought was ugly, then asked [his wife] Patti to to refill his whiskey". ...

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Leicester shop explosion: Three men accused of killing 5 with 'petrol blast'

Leicester shop explosion: Three men accused of killing 5 with 'petrol blast'

The defendants were remanded in custody following a hearing at Leicester Magistrates' Court. An explosion which killed five in Leicester was caused by petrol, a court has heard. Shane and Sean Ragoo...

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Federal Judge Orders Martin Shkreli to Forfeit Wu-Tang Clan Album

Federal Judge Orders Martin Shkreli to Forfeit Wu-Tang Clan Album

The judge said that the assets on the table include Shkreli's $5 million E-Trade account, stake in the pharmaceutical company Vyera Pharmaceuticals (formerly Turing Pharmaceuticals), the Wu-Tang Cla...

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Barcelona inches closer to title

That was Messi's sixth goal from free-kicks this season. The Blaugrana can now turn their attention to the second leg in the last 16 of the Champions League . Simeone claimed the Camp Nou result ...

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Emma Watson Debuts Powerful Time's Up Tattoo … With a Typo

Emma Watson Debuts Powerful Time's Up Tattoo … With a Typo

Emma Watson arriving at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party held in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, USA. The actress and activist attended Vanity Fair's Oscar party showing off a tattoo for photogs that ...

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Coco wins Best Animated Feature Oscar

Coco wins Best Animated Feature Oscar

Marginalised people deserve to feel like they belong. The acclaimed Dia de Los Muertes (Day of the Dead)-themed blockbuster is directed by Lee Unkrich and co-directed by Adrian Molina . Miguel was...

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Songwriter Robert Lopez becomes double EGOT victor after Oscars success

Songwriter Robert Lopez becomes double EGOT victor after Oscars success

Robert is basically the most successful movie star you've never heard of, having just become the first ever double EGOT victor following a win at last night's Oscars . That hasn't happened in ...

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Rick Ross' Most Boss Moments — Instagram Gallery

Rick Ross' Most Boss Moments — Instagram Gallery

TMZ broke the news that Ross had been rushed to hospital from his home in Miami on Thursday morning after he was reportedly unresponsive and "slobbing at the mouth". This is not the first time Ross ...

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Anthology series 'Black Mirror' renewed for season 5 at Netflix

Anthology series 'Black Mirror' renewed for season 5 at Netflix

Netflix also shared a video announcing the Black Mirror season 5 renewal, and we have shared that video below. The show launched on U.K.'s Channel 4 before creator Charlie Brooker brought the s...

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China says military no threat, but refuses to reveal budget

China says military no threat, but refuses to reveal budget

Upholding the party's leadership and reflecting the will of the people should be the principles for amending the Constitution, he said. The session is being regarded significant at it is set to endo...

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As Italy votes, Europe fears populist, euroskeptic gains

As Italy votes, Europe fears populist, euroskeptic gains

Yesterday's election may not produce a clear victor as opinion polls published before a Feb 17 blackout showed a hung Parliament as the most likely scenario. Il Fatto Quotidiano, which describes its...

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Apple headphones expected no earlier than December 2018

Apple headphones expected no earlier than December 2018

The company plans to launch the headphones as early as the end of this year, but has faced development challenges that might push back the release, the people said. So far, the AirPods have been a k...

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Moviegoer accused of dumping popcorn on talking child

Moviegoer accused of dumping popcorn on talking child

The situation escalated as Karman screamed and cursed at the mother before placing her hands over the child's mouth and dumped a bag of popcorn on the child's head. Riggs "asked the unknown female not...

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Teaser trailer for Mary Poppins Returns

Teaser trailer for Mary Poppins Returns

Michael ( Ben Whishaw ) and Jane ( Emily Mortimer ) are now adults, but Mary, with the help of her friend, lamplighter Jack (Lin-Manuel Miranda), has come to bring some joy and order into the life of ...

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Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress at 90th Academy Awards

Allison Janney wins Best Supporting Actress at 90th Academy Awards

Based on the unbelievable but true events, I, TONYA is a darkly comedic tale of American figure skater, Tonya Harding , and one of the most sensational scandals in sports history. For the up-and-co...

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Kimmel's Oscars movie theater stunt a hit

Kimmel's Oscars movie theater stunt a hit

UK's Gary Oldman has won the Oscar for the Best Actor for the main role in " Darkest Hour ". When Guillermo del Toro accepted his award for best director for the film, he argued that "the ...

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Boney Kapoor and B-Town bid final adieu to Sridevi

Boney Kapoor and B-Town bid final adieu to Sridevi

It is custom for the Oscars to have an In Memoriam segment where artistes who have passed that year are featured. Due to this, we can see the impact these Legendary stars left in the entire world....

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Lloyd Gunton locked up for Bieber terror plot

Lloyd Gunton locked up for Bieber terror plot

In the martyrdom letter , he described himself as a "soldier of ISIS " and outlined his plot to kill "non-believers" in Cardiff. One post alluded directly to a terror attack. Police also recovered...

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