Oscar-nominee Bing Liu's youth paved way to Oscar Sunday
Bing Liu is an Oscar-nominated director, just days away from potentially winning what would be his first Academy Award for his film "Minding the Gap."
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Advocates say R. Kelly sexual abuse charges signal to victims 'that their voices can be heard'
Only one word came to mind when Mallory Littlejohn learned that prosecutors filed sexual abuse charges against singer R. Kelly: Finally. Littlejohn, who represents survivors of...
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Oscar-Nominated 'A Star Is Born' Crew Members Feel A Lack Of Recognition
When audiences think of A Star Is Born, the faces that usually come to mind are lead actors Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga, but has anyone stopped to recognize the movie's...
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Innovations allow NHL to stage outdoor games almost anywhere
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7 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Who Should Win the Oscar for Best Original Score?
When Academy voters sit down to cast their ballots, they keep certain guidelines in mind. In the Best Original Score category, the main consideration goes as follows: “Works...
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Sponsored: Never stop learning: Seattle-area noncredit classes that will grow your mind
University of Washington's Osher Lifelong Learning Institute and One Day University feature lectures and courses on a broad range of topics, from art history to current events.
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‘Who knows what they have in mind?' Putin says Russia could be cut off from global internet
Washington's pressure campaign against Russia could hypothetically result in it being cut off from the global internet, which is why the government is making contingency plans...
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Attorney pays it forward with children of incarcerated in mind
By Carla Hinton Religion editor chinton oklahoman.com In her heart, an Oklahoma City attorney considers children of the incarcerated part of her extended family. Francie...
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Cellphone internet access bringing changes fast to Cuba
HAVANA - After a tornado slammed Havana in late January, Mijail Ramirez complained on Twitter that authorities were threatening to evict him from his damaged home. A week later...
22 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Peace Treaty, and Peace Prize, for North Korea Appear to Tempt Trump
As President Trump meets again with Kim Jong-un, North Korea's leader, his role as a peacemaker is clearly weighing heavily on his mind.
1 day ago - NY Times
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R Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse
CHICAGO - R. Kelly was charged Friday with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse, after decades of lurid rumors and allegations that the R&B star was sexually abusing women and...
Reports: R&B star R. Kelly charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse
Reports indicate R&B star R. Kelly has been charged with aggravated criminal sexual abuse.
Patriots owner charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will face two counts of soliciting prostitution in connection with a human trafficking investigation at a Florida spa.
Fox Removing Jussie Smollet's Character From Season's Final Two Episodes Of...
A day after he was arrested for allegedly faking a hate crime because he was upset with his salary on “Empire,” actor Jussie Smollett appears to be losing his role on the hit...
Robert Kraft, Patriots Owner, Charged In Florida Prostitution Bust
JUPITER, Florida - Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, will be charged in a prostitution bust in Jupiter, Florida. The announcement came late Friday morning at a...
ISIS bride refuses to give up fight to come back home to US
WASHINGTON - The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State in Syria filed suit against the Trump administration in an effort to allow her return to the United...
House Democrats introduce measure to revoke Trump's national emergency...
Friday's move sets up a fight that could result in President Trump's first-ever veto.
Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual Abuse
Nine of the counts specify the victim was between 13 and 15. One count did not specify any ages.
Patriots owner Robert Kraft busted for soliciting prostitution
Fresh off his team's sixth Super Bowl win, New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft was busted in Florida on charges of soliciting prostitution at a spa, according to a report...
Trump says he'll veto legislation blocking his ‘emergency' declaration
US President Donald Trump has said he would veto a Congressional effort to block his recent ‘national emergency' declaration and prevent him building a wall along the Mexican...