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Monday, Feb 25, 2013

Affleck Vindicated by Win for "Argo"

Affleck Vindicated by Win for "Argo"

Ben Affleck suffered one of the biggest snubs of the Oscar season six weeks ago when his name wasn't among the five nominees for Best Director, but as the witching hour approached on Sunday, Affleck was...

Monday, Feb 25, 2013

Seth Plays Oscar Guy

Seth Plays Oscar Guy

“Family Guy” and “Ted” creator MacFarlane injected bawdy wit and old-school song-and-dance into the Academy Awards on a night he tried to have it both ways.

Thursday, Apr 24, 2014
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By Amanda Martinez

Best Moments from the 2013 Oscars

The best moments from the 85th annual Academy Awards.View gallery

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Monday, Feb 25, 2013

Full List of Oscar Winners

Full List of Oscar Winners

Check out who won what at the Academy Awards.

Monday, Feb 25, 2013

Oscars Red Carpet: Beyond the Pale

Oscars Red Carpet: Beyond the Pale

Jennifer Lawrence, Jessica Chastain, Anne Hathaway and a host of other actresses kept the red carpet light and airy in shades of ivory and blush. Helen Hunt stunned in H&M accessorized with $700K worth...

Monday, Feb 25, 2013
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By Amanda Martinez

The 2013 Oscars Best and Worst Dressed

Check out the must-see looks from the red carpet at the 85th annual Academy...View gallery

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Monday, Feb 25, 2013

"Argo" Wins Best Picture Oscar

"Argo" Wins Best Picture Oscar

Spielberg shut out as lengthy ceremony showers love on "Pi," "Les Mis" and big musical performances.

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013

Big Studios Behind Swag-Fueled Oscar Push

Big Studios Behind Swag-Fueled Oscar Push

This year, top Oscar contenders "Argo" from Warner Bros. and "Lincoln" from Disney pitted two deep-pocketed rivals against each other in what some say was an unprecedented level of Oscar campaigning.

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013

Ex-Canada Ambassador Slighted by Affleck's "Argo"

Ex-Canada Ambassador Slighted by Affleck's "Argo"

The former Canadian ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis says it will reflect poorly on Ben Affleck if he doesn't say a few words about Canada's...

Saturday, Feb 23, 2013

Oscars Expand Social Media Outreach for 85th Show

Oscars Expand Social Media Outreach for 85th Show

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is encouraging celebrities to tweet during the Oscars.

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Jewish Israeli Is Primary Suspect in JCC Bomb Threats
Jewish Israeli Is Primary Suspect in JCC Bomb Threats

An 18-year-old dual United States-Israeli citizen living in Israel has been arrested in connection with a string of bomb threats targeting Jewish community centers in the U.S., the FBI confirmed to NBC News. Israeli police said they arrested the Israeli Jewish man as the primary suspect in threats targeting JCCs and other institutions in the U.S., marking a potential breakthrough in a case that stoked fears across the United States. FBI and Justice Department officials told NBC News he made all the calls from his bedroom and it did not appear his motive was anti-Semitism because he is Jewish.

Miami Getting Ready For Ultra Music Festival This Weekend
Miami Getting Ready For Ultra Music Festival This Weekend

The three day event, which has been held at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami every year since 2001 after taking place on Miami Beach the first two times, kicks off Friday with gates opening at 4 p.m.

Florida Residents Could Feel Effects of GOP Health Care Bill
Florida Residents Could Feel Effects of GOP Health Care Bill

According to the Congressional Budget Office, most of the 1.74 million people in the state who signed up for the Affordable Care Act will not be able to afford their current plans under a Republican proposal being voted on.

US Man Celebrating Wedding Anniversary Killed in UK Attack
US Man Celebrating Wedding Anniversary Killed in UK Attack

A man from Utah on vacation to celebrate his 25th wedding anniversary was among those killed in Wednesday's terrorist attack outside of U.K.'s Parliament in London, the victim's family said in a statement. Kurt W. Cochran was killed by the attacker, who killed one other person with his car on Westminster Bridge and then stabbed a police officer to death outside of Parliament Wednesday afternoon. "Our family is heartbroken to learn of the death of our son-in-law, Kurt W. Cochran, who was a victim of Wednesday's terrorist attack in London," the statement said.

Fast-Moving Brush Fire Threatens North Florida Homes
Fast-Moving Brush Fire Threatens North Florida Homes

The fire started when a man started burning books in his yard around 2 p.m. Wednesday.

Locals React to Arrest in Threats Toward Jewish Community
Locals React to Arrest in Threats Toward Jewish Community

As news broke of an arrest in the case of recent threats made against Jewish schools and centers across the world, South Florida’s Jewish community and politicians from across Florida are possibly beginning to feel some relief. Officials at David Posnack Jewish Day School in Davie, a location that has had numerous threats as recent as March 7th, would not comment to NBC 6 after news broke of a 19-year-old – an Israeli native who also had U.S. citizenship – being arrested in the case. U.S. Senator Bill Nelson, who along with Florida’s other Senator Marco Rubio have asked the Trump administration to take swift action against whoever is responsible, issued a statement saying that the FBI is working with Israeli authorities and that he has “asked the FBI to ensure that this is the same individual responsible for the recent threats made to centers in Florida.” The suspect allegedly used a device to warp his voice while calling in t