Mexicans rejoice at Inarritu’s Oscar victories
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Mexicans rejoice at Inarritu’s Oscar victories

  MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans rejoiced at the Oscar victories of native son Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu on Monday, and embraced remarks he made that were widely seen as a criticism of their government. Inarritu responded to his best picture award for “Birdman” by expressing hope Mexico “can find and build the government that we … Continue reading

London Fashion Week Day 2: Sequins, retro looks, Cinderella
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London Fashion Week Day 2: Sequins, retro looks, Cinderella

LONDON (AP) — London Fashion Week entered Day 2 on Saturday, featuring dozens of new designs — from dramatic, conceptual creations by Gareth Pugh, to more wearable pieces by Julien Macdonald and Emilia Wickstead.Here are some highlights from the day: ___ CROWN JEWELS AT JULIEN MACDONALD Julien Macdonald isn’t one to skimp on glamour, but … Continue reading

‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ stays on top of weekend box office
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‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ stays on top of weekend box office

  LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Fifty Shades of Grey” didn’t relinquish control of the box office. Universal’s erotic drama starring Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan earned $23.2 million at No. 1 in its second weekend at the box office, according to studio estimates Sunday. The adaptation of E.L. James’ best-selling novel earned an additional $68.1 … Continue reading

Who hands over the Academy Awards statuettes? Team Oscar
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Who hands over the Academy Awards statuettes? Team Oscar

  GLENDALE, Calif. (AP) — Six Hollywood hopefuls instantly became insiders when they won spots on the film academy’s Team Oscar, and their superstar access began deep inside Disney’s archives. Surrounded by vintage sketches, sculptures and other Disney treasures dating back to 1928, the Team Oscar winners — aspiring filmmakers between the ages of 18 … Continue reading

‘Fashion Police’ host Griffin gets Oscars red carpet ready
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‘Fashion Police’ host Griffin gets Oscars red carpet ready

NEW YORK (AP) — Kathy Griffin likes to joke (or is she serious?) that, one year on her tax return, she put her profession as “Anonymous.” Such is her multi-hyphenate stature: a standup comic, sitcom star, reality-show queen, periodic D-Lister and, now, host of “Fashion Police,” E! network’s rollicking red-carpet rip. Griffin has retrieved the … Continue reading