Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel turns Trump into recurrent punch line
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Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel turns Trump into recurrent punch line

LOS ANGELES First-time Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel turned President Donald Trump into a comic foil in absentia at the Academy Awards on Sunday, poking fun at the political…

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Trump policies play supporting role in 2017 Oscars
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Trump policies play supporting role in 2017 Oscars

LOS ANGELES Donald Trump’s name was rarely mentioned during Sunday’s Academy Awards, but the U.S. president’s policies were a running subtext throughout the evening. Host Jimmy Kimmel fired…

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‘Moonlight’ upsets ‘La La Land’ for top Oscar after major gaffe
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‘Moonlight’ upsets ‘La La Land’ for top Oscar after major gaffe

LOS ANGELES African-American coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” won the Oscar for best picture on Sunday on a big night for Hollywood diversity that was overshadowed by an embarrassing onstage…

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‘People’s Court’ judge Joseph Wapner dies at 97: reports
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‘People’s Court’ judge Joseph Wapner dies at 97: reports

Joseph Wapner, the former real-life judge who presided over “The People’s Court” on reality television with a Solomonic presence that made him one of the best-known legal figures…

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Part premiere, part Trump protest, Londoners gather for Oscar movie
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Part premiere, part Trump protest, Londoners gather for Oscar movie

LONDON Thousands of people braved London’s winter drizzle on Sunday for a screening of the Oscar-nominated movie that has become a rallying point for opponents of U.S. President…

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Iran’s ‘The Salesman’ wins Oscar for best foreign language film
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Iran’s ‘The Salesman’ wins Oscar for best foreign language film

LOS ANGELES Iran’s “The Salesman,” a drama about honor and revenge in a modern marriage, won the Oscar on Sunday for best foreign language film. The movie, directed…

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‘Moonlight’ wins best picture Oscar after major onstage gaffe
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‘Moonlight’ wins best picture Oscar after major onstage gaffe

LOS ANGELES African-American coming-of-age tale “Moonlight” won the Oscar for best picture on Sunday, beating favorite “La La Land” after an embarrassing onstage gaffe over the announcement. In…

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Iran’s ‘The Salesman’ wins Oscar for best foreign language film
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Iran’s ‘The Salesman’ wins Oscar for best foreign language film

LOS ANGELES Iran’s “The Salesman,” a drama about honor and revenge in a modern marriage, won the Oscar on Sunday for best foreign language film. The movie, directed…

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Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump
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Oscar host Jimmy Kimmel pokes fun at new world under Trump

LOS ANGELES Comic Jimmy Kimmel opened Sunday’s Oscars show seeking to break the tension among jittery nominees by poking deadpan fun at the political tumult roiling the United…

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Viola Davis, Iranian movie win Oscars as Trump looms large
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Viola Davis, Iranian movie win Oscars as Trump looms large

LOS ANGELES Viola Davis and Mahershala Ali won early Oscars on Sunday for their supporting roles in African-American stories “Fences” and “Moonlight” on a night where diversity, and…

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