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Win or lose at the Oscars, Glenn Close is loving the moment

Feb. 12, 2019 5:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Glenn Close stands doubled over laughing in the doorway to her downtown Manhattan apartment while her loyal white Havanese, Pip, circles an arriving reporter. It's star time for both. Close, among the most accomplished performers never to win an Oscar, may finally break through with "The...

New Jersey becomes first US state to take legal Oscars bets

Feb. 12, 2019 2:15 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Perhaps you weren't sure — or didn't care — if Gisele Bundchen's husband and the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl this month. But you know why "The Favourite" is a favorite to win an Oscar for best costume design and you're willing to bet on Lady Gaga snagging some...

'The Favourite,' 'Roma' win big at British Academy Awards

Feb. 10, 2019 5:15 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — Tragicomic royal drama "The Favourite" and Mexican family memoir "Roma" split the honors with multiple wins each at Sunday's British Academy Film Awards — victories that suggest a wind of change may be blowing through the movie industry. "The Favourite" won seven trophies including...

Winners of the 2019 British Academy Film Awards

Feb. 10, 2019 4:40 PM EST

Winners of the 2019 British Academy Film Awards, presented Sunday: Film — "Roma" British Film — "The Favourite" Director — Alfonso Cuaron, "Roma" Actor — Rami Malek, "Bohemian Rhapsody" Actress — Olivia Colman, "The Favourite" Supporting Actor — Mahershala Ali, "Green...

The Latest: 'Roma" gets best picture at British film awards

Feb. 10, 2019 4:23 PM EST

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the British Academy Film Awards (all times local): 9:15 p.m. Alfonso Cuaron's lyrical "Roma" has been named best picture at the British Academy Film Awards. It bested "The Favourite," which bookies had favored to win the top prize at Britain's equivalent of the Oscars. Cuaron...

Olivia Colman wins best-actress prize at British Academy Film Awards for "The Favourite."

Feb. 10, 2019 4:09 PM EST
LONDON (AP) — Olivia Colman wins best-actress prize at British Academy Film Awards for "The Favourite."

Today in History

Jan. 30, 2019 12:03 AM EST

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2019. There are 335 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 30, 1948, Indian political and spiritual leader Mohandas K. Gandhi, 78, was shot and killed in New Delhi by Nathuram Godse (neh-too-RAHM' gahd-SAY'), a Hindu extremist....

'Black Panther' wins top honor at SAG Awards, 'Maisel' soars

Jan. 28, 2019 12:44 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — "Black Panther" took the top award at Sunday's 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards, giving Ryan Coogler's superhero sensation its most significant awards-season honor yet and potentially setting up Wakanda for a major role at next month's Academy Awards. The two leading Oscar nominees —...

Oscar nods honor 'Roma,' 'The Favourite,' 'Black Panther'

Jan. 22, 2019 6:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar voters on Tuesday showered Alfonso Cuaron's "Roma" and Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite" with a leading 10 nominations for the 91st Academy Awards, while two dominant but contentious Hollywood forces — Netflix and Marvel — each scored their first best picture nomination....

The Latest: Cooper, Coogler among surprising Oscar nom snubs

Jan. 22, 2019 11:57 AM EST

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 91st annual Academy Awards, which are being announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 8:50 a.m. The 2019 Oscar nominations are full of surprises and...