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'Moonlight’ wins best picture Oscar in surprise victory as Trump dominates speeches

The story of a young gay black man, which stars actors including Trevante Rhodes and Naomie Harris, was named the best movie of the year by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, though the movie 'La La Land' was initially and erroneously announced as best picture.

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Emma Stone wins best actress Oscar for playing an aspiring actress in 'La La Land'

Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling co-star as a couple falling in love in contemporary Los Angeles in the film 'La La Land.' Stone was nominated for best supporting actress for her role in 2014's 'Birdman.'

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Casey Affleck, troubled janitor in 'Manchester by the Sea,' receives 2017 best actor Oscar

Affleck has been nominated before, as best supporting actor for his work in 2007's 'The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford.' He stars in 'Manchester' with Lucas Hedges and Michelle Williams.

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Viola Davis wins best supporting actress Oscar for role as wronged wife 'Fences'

Davis was previously nominated for two Oscars for her work in the movies 'The Help' and 'Doubt.' She stars in the best picture nominee 'Fences' with actor Denzel Washington.

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Mahershala Ali wins best supporting actor Oscar in 'Moonlight'

'Moonlight' is also nominated for best picture and best director for Barry Jenkins. Ali also starred in the best picture nominee 'Hidden Figures.'

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Beyond Oscars' glare, a glimpse of women on the rise

The Oscars are embracing diversity this year. The gains for women in cinema and TV are hard fought – and just gaining momentum.

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Singer Janelle Monae finds critical acclaim as two of her movies score Oscar best picture nods

Monae stars in both 'Hidden Figures' and 'Moonlight,' which will compete for the best picture Oscar prize at the ceremony on Feb. 26. 'I consider myself not just an actor or a musician or singer, but an artist-storyteller, and my hope is to continue to tell untold, unique, universal stories in unforgettable ways,' she said.

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Here's why 'La La Land' just may be unstoppable at the 2017 Oscars

Industry watchers think it will be a major upset if anything but 'La La Land' wins the best picture Oscar on Feb. 26. Why critics say it looks like a sure win for the movie musical.

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Breakfast in a jar: coconut cranberry overnight oats

Assemble your oatmeal jar the night before to enjoy an instant breakfast boost in the morning or take it to-go.

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Top Picks: PBS's 'Great African Civilizations,' Sampha's 'Process,' and more

The Peakfinder Earth app helps you identify mountains, the movie 'Loving' stars Academy Award nominee Ruth Negga, and more top picks.

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How watching a TV show has become more like reading a book

Binge-watching has been a phenomenon for some time, and both for modern shows and classic hits. What does this mean for the TV business?

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Sweet potato hash with sausage and eggs

A meal so good, you could have breakfast for dinner.

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Comedian Jordan Peele's horror movie 'Get Out' draws praise for its take on race relations

The new film by Peele, who directed and wrote 'Get Out,' is being called 'perfectly tailored to our post-postracial moment' and 'almost certain to be the boldest – and most important – studio genre release of the year.' The movie stars Daniel Kaluuya and Allison Williams.

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On this day: In 1455, Gutenberg pressed 'print' on printing revolution

More than 550 years ago, businessman Johannes Gutenberg hit on an idea that would up revolutionizing the world – just as the digital revolution is fundamentally altering communication today. 

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When lexicography is a political act

Merriam-Webster’s ‘trending now’ words: the vocabulary of a new era in Washington.

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'This Is Us,' praised for adoption depiction, continues story of son and birth father

The most recent episode of 'Us' included Randall (Sterling K. Brown) and his birth father, William (Ron Cephas Jones), traveling to William's hometown. The show has received praise from adoptive parents and those who were adopted themselves.

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Braised chicken thighs with leeks and chestnuts

Leeks, chestnuts, and whole grain mustard seriously up the game on braised chicken thighs.

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This is how badly I wanted a better job

Living in Norway, I applied for a position without really knowing what it was.

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Arts orgs honor birthdays of living musical legends

2016 and upcoming 2017 events are honoring the birthdays of Steve Reich, Philip Glass, and John Adams, three music composers that are called comparable to musicians of centuries past such as Bach and Beethoven.

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Beef curry in a hurry

This quick, weeknight curry can be combined with any vegetable such fresh green beans, asparagus, and red bell pepper.

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