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Bong Joon-ho holds the Oscars for best original screenplay, best international feature film, best directing, and best picture for

Big wins for 'Parasite' give Oscar night an emotional high

Feb. 10, 2020 3:34 AM EST

Called up to the stage again and again, Bong Joon Ho kept saying he was ready for a drink — “bloody ready.” But the Oscars weren't bloody ready to stop giving him awards. By the end, the South Korean director and his masterful social thriller “Parasite” had won best original...

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Kidman, Nyong'o, Peele and more describe 1st Oscar moments

Feb. 6, 2020 10:12 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It happens in an instant: The envelope is opened, a name is called and the Oscar winner's life and career are changed forever. To some, the first moments after an Academy Award win felt like an out-of-body experience — it came a shock, the memory is a blur, they felt disoriented....

Madison Chock and Evan Bates compete in the senior rhythm dance short program at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, Friday, Jan. 24, 2020, in Greensboro, N.C. (AP Photo/Lynn Hey)

Alysa Liu successfully defends U.S women's skating title

Jan. 25, 2020 2:12 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Alysa Liu watched Mariah Bell put out the performance of her life. Then the 14-year-old defending champion did Bell one better. Liu needed all of her technical brilliance in her impressive jumping arsenal to hold off Bell at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships title Friday night....

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Edd Byrnes, who played "Kookie" in "77 Sunset Strip," dies

Jan. 9, 2020 10:21 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Edd Byrnes, who played cool kid Kookie on the hit TV show “77 Sunset Strip,” scored a gold record with a song about his character’s hair-combing obsession and later appeared in the movie “Grease,” has died. He was 87. Byrnes died Wednesday at his home...