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AP Oscar predictions: What will win, what should win

Feb. 19, 2019 6:58 PM EST

Ahead of Sunday's 91st Academy Awards, Associated Press Film Writers Lindsey Bahr and Jake Coyle share their predictions for a ceremony that has few sure things. BEST PICTURE The Nominees: "Black Panther," ''BlacKkKlansman," ''Bohemian Rhapsody," ''The Favourite," ''Green Book," ''Roma," ''A Star Is Born,"...

Detroit Council rejects car stunt due to Confederate flag

Feb. 19, 2019 5:40 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit City Council has banned a hot rod and custom car show from allowing a stunt jump to take place because some of the participating vehicles have carried Confederate imagery. The Detroit News reports that the council on Tuesday rejected Autorama's request for permission to perform...

Correction: Not Real News story

Feb. 19, 2019 5:01 PM EST

In a story Feb. 15 about a false claim involving U.S. Rep. Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez and Netflix, The Associated Press misspelled the surname of documentary director Rachel Lears. A corrected version of the story is below: NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week By The Associated Press A roundup of...

Lady Gaga, fiance Christian Carino no longer together

Feb. 19, 2019 4:50 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga and her fiance, talent agent Christian Carino, have split up. A representative for the singer-actress confirmed the news to The Associated Press on Tuesday. No more details were provided. Gaga, 32, and Carino, 49, began dating in 2017. Gaga was previously engaged to actor Taylor...

Actress Julianne Moore helps unveil sex misconduct policies

Feb. 19, 2019 4:34 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar-winning actress Julianne Moore has helped New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration unveil the governor's series of initiatives aimed at improving the lives of women in New York. Moore joined Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul (HOH'-kuhl) on Tuesday at Lincoln Center in Manhattan for an event...

Michael B. Jordan, Michelle Yeoh added to Oscars presenters

Feb. 19, 2019 2:03 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan, Brian Tyree Henry, Michelle Yeoh and Elsie Fisher may have missed out on Oscar nominations this year, but they will be on stage at the Dolby Theatre during Sunday's ceremony. Producers Donna Gigliotti and Glenn Weiss said Tuesday that the actors have signed up to...

The top 10 movies on the iTunes Store

Feb. 19, 2019 2:03 PM EST

iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending February 17, 2019: iTunes Movies US Charts: 1. Bohemian Rhapsody 2. Ralph Breaks the Internet 3. Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald 4. Creed II 5. Free Solo 6. Peppermint 7. A Star Is Born (2018) 8. The Favourite 9. The Little Mermaid (1989) 10. Crazy Rich Asians...

Review: A sweet swan song for 'How to Train Your Dragon'

Feb. 19, 2019 1:25 PM EST

Born in the 3-D land rush, "How to Train Your Dragon" has never quite shrugged off the bland corporate sheen attached to it from the start. But almost a decade since taking flight in 2010, these movies have made up for their lack of fire with enough sincerity and genuine sense of wonder to sustain a mild but...

Costume Designers Guild to honor Ruth E. Carter, Glenn Close

Feb. 19, 2019 3:06 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar nominees Glenn Close and "Black Panther" costume designer Ruth E. Carter will be honored Tuesday night at the 21st annual Costume Designers Guild Awards. Close will receive the spotlight award at the ceremony Tuesday night at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California....

'Black Panther' designer Ruth Carter on her start, Spike Lee

Feb. 19, 2019 1:36 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's a big week for Ruth E. Carter, who on Sunday could become the first African-American to win an Academy Award for costume design through her Afro-futuristic wardrobes in "Black Panther." But before that show, Carter will receive a career achievement award Tuesday at the 21st annual...