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Cycling doping documentary 'Icarus' wins Oscar

Cycling doping documentary 'Icarus' wins Oscar

During the ceremony Fogel said he dedicated the film to Grigory Rodchenkov , the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) informant and former head of the Moscow Anti-Doping Laboratory. Fogel interviewed the ...

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Judge orders 'Pharma Bro' to forfeit $7.3M in fraud case

Judge orders 'Pharma Bro' to forfeit $7.3M in fraud case

Martin Shkreli was ordered by a federal judge to forfeit nearly US$7.4 million, in a win for prosecutors who say the hedge-fund manager turned pharmaceutical executive cheated his investors. Turing i...

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Emma Watson's Giant 'Time's Up' Tattoo Has A Glaring Error

Emma Watson's Giant 'Time's Up' Tattoo Has A Glaring Error

The actress and activist attended Vanity Fair's Oscar party showing off a tattoo for photogs that read " Time's Up ", the rallying cry of the initiative that promotes workplace equality backed by Re...

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Rick Ross Hospitalized; Has Severe Case Of Pneumonia

Rick Ross Hospitalized; Has Severe Case Of Pneumonia

Sources connected to Ross tell us the rap mogul went home in the wee hours of Monday morning. Though it was called a form of life support by TMZ , Ross's associates and friends vocally denied tha...

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Woman Dumps Popcorn on Toddler at Movies, Is Charged

Woman Dumps Popcorn on Toddler at Movies, Is Charged

The 25-year-old then clamped her hand around the child's mouth, dumped her popcorn on top of the girl, and proceeded to hit her across the head with the bin. The child began to cry after the alleged i...

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Robert Lopez becomes first double EGOT victor with Oscar for 'Coco'

Robert Lopez becomes first double EGOT victor with Oscar for 'Coco'

When the Coco songwriter scored best original song alongside partner Kristen Anderson-Lopez for their heartbreaking tune " Remember Me ", it also marked Lopez's second time joining the exclusive EG...

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'Black Mirror' Renewed for Season 5 at Netflix

'Black Mirror' Renewed for Season 5 at Netflix

That stands doubly true for thoroughbred anthologies like Black Mirror that swap out stories and characters every episode as opposed to the season-by-season formats of hits like Fargo and True De...

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China NPC: Economy growth target 'around 6.5%' in 2018

China NPC: Economy growth target 'around 6.5%' in 2018

With this, a single individual will accumulate political power, being the head of state. Xi had seemed to signal his intentions to stay on beyond the traditional limit of two five-year terms as presid...

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Citrus Co. teacher hosted racist podcast

Citrus Co. teacher hosted racist podcast

Dayanna Volitich boasted about bringing her beliefs into the classroom in the podcast that she posted under a pseudonym " Tiana Dalichov ". The Huffington post took screen shots of things Volitic...

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Deal Alert : Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM2 for $298 at Amazon

Deal Alert : Sony Noise Cancelling Headphones WH1000XM2 for $298 at Amazon

AirPods and a revamped Apple Watch are the only major products it's released in this category over the past year. It says that Apple's headphones are likely to use similar audio tech as seen in the co...

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Oscars 2018: Margot Robbie leads white gown red carpet trend

Oscars 2018: Margot Robbie leads white gown red carpet trend

Margot Robbie sewed up her own dress at the Oscars after she suffered a wardrobe malfunction on the red carpet. Based on the unbelievable but true events, I, TONYA is a darkly comedic tale of A...

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Oscars 2018: Hollywood Touches Our Hearts By Remembering Sridevi And Shashi Kapoor

Oscars 2018: Hollywood Touches Our Hearts By Remembering Sridevi And Shashi Kapoor

It is custom for the Oscars to have an In Memoriam segment where artistes who have passed that year are featured. THE sudden death of Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor, who starred in more th...

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Oscars 2018 Highlights: Sam Rockwell, Lee Smith, Allison Janney pick up awards

Oscars 2018 Highlights: Sam Rockwell, Lee Smith, Allison Janney pick up awards

If anything, this is a amusing take on Kerrigan's perceived "princess" persona from the Harding-Kerrigan saga three decades ago. "Joanne Woodward, thank you for your encouragement and generosity tha...

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Gary Oldman wins Oscars 2018 best actor for Darkest Hour

Gary Oldman wins Oscars 2018 best actor for Darkest Hour

The movie about a mute cleaning woman who falls in love with a unusual river creature - a fable about the mistreatment of the powerless - had gone into the ceremony with a leading 13 nominations, and ...

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Best Oscars Accessories, From Bloody Antlers to Timothée Chalamet's Face

Best Oscars Accessories, From Bloody Antlers to Timothée Chalamet's Face

At 89, the great gay filmmaker James Ivory became the oldest gay Oscar victor, taking home his first Academy Award for his adaptation of the novel of the same name, Call Me By Your Name by An...

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Jennifer Lawrence Got Caught Trolling Emma Stone At The Oscars

Jennifer Lawrence Got Caught Trolling Emma Stone At The Oscars

The next year, she tripped on the red carpet. Taking to Twitter, the stylists of Silver Lining Playbook actress revealed a sneak peek of her dress on the social media handle, where they mentioned ...

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Robin Wright Leads America In Finale Season Of HOUSE OF CARDS

Robin Wright Leads America In Finale Season Of HOUSE OF CARDS

Star Trek: Discovery star Anthony Rapp led the allegations and a lot more followed, including the ones from his West End days in London. Wright's Claire Underwood spins around in a swivel chair behin...

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Hollywood braced for best picture photo finish at Oscars

Hollywood braced for best picture photo finish at Oscars

Mr. Peele was a surprise victor at the otherwise predictable award ceremony. "I thought no one would ever make this movie ", he said during his acceptance speech. I love you for shouting out at the...

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8 times Jimmy Kimmel gave a #MeToo nod in his Oscars monologue

8 times Jimmy Kimmel gave a #MeToo nod in his Oscars monologue

Gordon), Lady Bird (Greta Gerwig), The Shape of Water (Guillermo del Toro and Vanessa Taylor), and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (Martin McDonagh). The parade of sexual harassment al...

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The Frances McDormand moment at the Oscars

The Frances McDormand moment at the Oscars

McDormand implored her male counterparts in the industry not to pay idle after-party lip service to female stars and their projects, but to meet them on equal footing, in real settings and address gen...

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