Jennifer Lawrence wins Most Beautiful; Leonardo DiCaprio scoops Most … – Apun Ka Choice

Apun Ka ChoiceHollywood stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence have got the top honours in an online poll by a beauty retailer. Actress Jennifer Lawrence and actor Leonardo DiCaprio, who…

CTV to Live Stream Academy Awards – Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood ReporterTORONTO — Canadians will be able to watch the Academy Awards online for the first time ever on Sunday, after the CTV network agreed to unlock the live stream…

Bitcoin losses spur Mt. Gox to bankruptcy – CNET

CNETBad day for the big Bitcoin exchange: CEO Mark Karpeles says Mt. Gox lost some 750,000 customer bitcoins, plus 100,000 of its own. Don Reisinger. by Don Reisinger. February 28,…

Armed men in unmarked uniforms patrol top Crimea airport in Ukraine; tensions … – Fox News

Fox NewsSIMFEROPOL, Ukraine – Dozens of armed men in military uniforms without markings are patrolling the airport in the capital of Ukraine’s strategic Crimea region. An Associated Press photographer saw…

‘American Idol’: Which of the Top 13 got sent home? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAmerican Idol voters had already decided once they didn’t want to keep Kristen O’Connor around — last week, when they picked their Top 10 finalists. The 24-year-old from Sebastian,…

Crimea Parliament Seized; Ousted Ukraine President Issues Defiant Statement – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalRussian forces began exercises on Thursday, as armed pro-Russia activists took over the Crimean parliament building and fugitive former Ukraine president Viktor Yanukovych released a defiant statement. Via…

Oscars pit gravitas of ‘Slave’ against pull of ‘Gravity’ – Reuters

ReutersLOS ANGELES (Reuters) – To historian Brenda Stevenson, a scholar on American slavery, “12 Years a Slave” is a masterful cinematic work that achieves more than any other film on…

What are Kyrie Irving’s options? – ESPN

ESPNThe offense doesn’t absolve Irving for what has transpired in Cleveland, however, and whether the blame lies more with Irving or the team, his developmental progress (individual and team-oriented) is…

Jim Lange — Original ‘Dating Game’ Host Dies … Dead at 81 – TMZ.com

TMZ.comJim Lange — host of “The Dating Game” — one of the biggest game-type shows in the history of TV — is dead. Lange was a huge presence on the…

The Yankees will pay A-Rod more to sit out than the Angels will pay Mike Trout … – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels agreed to a one-year, $1 million contract on Wednesday. A million dollars is a lot of money, but the rate seems borderline…

Sandra Bullock Will Make at Least $70 Million for Gravity: How She Scored Her … – E! Online

E! OnlineIt pays to be Sandra Bullock. The 49-year-old actress could earn more than $70 million for her role in Gravity after all revenue streams are factored in, according to…

Ukraine crisis: Russia’s options – BBC News

BBC NewsRussia has voiced alarm and anger at the overthrow of Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych by protesters in Kiev. Prof Andrei Zagorski, a political analyst at Moscow’s Institute of World…

An Unfinished Ukraine Palace and a Fugitive Leader’s Folly – New York Times

New York TimesWork on a retreat for Viktor F. Yanukovych stopped after his ouster as Ukraine’s president. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times. the main story. the main…

Liam Neeson Speaks Out on Natasha Richardson’s Death, 5 Years Later – People Magazine

People Magazine“I spoke to her and she said, ‘Oh darling. I’ve taken a tumble in the snow.’ That’s how she described it,” Neeson told Anderson Cooper on an episode Sunday’s…

Kate Mara cast in Fantastic Four – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukThe final cast of Fox’s forthcoming remake of the Fantastic Four, arriving next year, has been revealed. Actress Kate Mara, who starred in Iron Man 2 and television series House…

Violence in Ukraine Creates Deepening Clash Between East and West – New York Times

New York TimesProtesters on Wednesday burned documents after trying to take over a government office in Ternopil, Ukraine. The violence in the country has killed at least 25 people this…

Cee Lo on ‘The Voice’: ‘I’m not coming back, guys’ – Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment WeeklyFans of The Voice, you may want to sit down for this: Cee Lo Green is leaving the show. Related. The Voice: See Full Coverage. The musician appeared on…

Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen Welcome a Boy – ABC News

ABC NewsIt’s a boy for Jason Biggs and Jenny Mollen! The “American Pie” star and his comedian wife welcomed a son, Sid, on February 15, the couple announced on Instagram.…

Russian Police Question Pussy Riot in Sochi – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSOCHI, RUSSIA — Russian President Vladimir Putin’s carefully controlled Winter Olympics are now running into unexpected, unscripted moments from protesters. On Tuesday, sporting their colorful red, pink and…

Atlanta Hawks Reportedly Shopping Jeff Teague ‘Aggressively’ in Trade Talks – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLess than 12 months later, they reportedly can’t push him out the door fast enough. “Sources confirmed that Atlanta is…aggressively shopping young point guard Jeff Teague,” according to Ryan…

Members of Pussy Riot detained in Sochi; were planning anti-Putin song – CNN

CNNSochi, Russia (CNN) — Just six days to go in the Sochi Olympics, and the Games seemed to be going off without major political side effects. Not a hint of…

The Bachelor: Paying lip service to love – Toronto Star

Toronto StarOttawa opera singer Sharleen Joynt didn’t get the guy on The Bachelor, but she gets props for highlighting the ridiculousness inherent in the franchise: the expectation you can find…

North Korea atrocities exposed, but what next? – AFP

AFPSeoul — Defectors and activists welcomed Tuesday a UN-mandated inquiry’s searing indictment of gross human rights abuses in North Korea, but analysts questioned the international community’s ability to act on…

Sources: Knicks still pursuing Lowry – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)League sources say a scenario in which Teague ends up in Toronto, Shumpert goes to Atlanta and Lowry winds up in New York has been discussed. Another scenario could…

UN Urges Probe Into ‘Atrocious’ N. Korean Crimes – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaSEOUL — A new United Nations report accuses North Korea of “unspeakable atrocities,” many of which amount to crimes against humanity. The U.N. Commission of Inquiry on Human…

Fallon’s ‘Tonight Show’: A throwback to yesterday, or late night’s new guard? – CNN

CNN(CNN) — Congratulations, Jimmy Fallon. You’ve won the “Tonight Show.” You start Monday. Now, what are you going to do with it? A lot is riding on the answer —…

Kickstarter suffers data breach: credit card info said to be safe – State Column

State ColumnIs 2014 the year of the hacker? Not only has this year seen a holdover of impact from last fall’s high-profile Target data hack, but it’s also seen hacking-related…

Electric win for the Americans – ESPN

ESPNSOCHI, Russia — At one point, U.S. coach Dan Bylsma looked around for T.J. Oshie and couldn’t find him anywhere. It was after a rare miss from the shootout specialist,…

Valentine’s Day Baby! Simon Cowell Welcomes a Son – People Magazine

People MagazineThe X Factor judge, 54, and his girlfriend, Lauren Silverman, welcomed their first child together, a son, on Friday, Feb. 14, his rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. The baby…

‘About Last Night’ remade but not to be remembered – Boston Globe

Boston GlobeWith the release of the new remake “About Last Night,” a four-decade transformation is complete. What began as David Mamet’s 1974 play “Sexual Perversity in Chicago” — a lacerating…

Clippers v Trailblazers – CBS Local

Clippers v TrailblazersCBS LocalDeAndre Jordan #6 of the Los Angeles Clippers shown entering the court before the game against the Toronto Raptors at the Staple Center on February 12, 2014…

Review: Colin Farrell and ‘Winter’s Tale’ unabashedly romantic – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times“Winter’s Tale” is so obviously a passion project, so much a labor of love for industry veteran Akiva Goldsman, that you’d like to be able to say it’s…

‘Winter’s Tale’: an echo of ‘Downton,’ minus the fun – The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesA two-star review of the romantic drama “Winter’s Tale,” starring a charming Colin Farrell, with Jessica Brown Findlay in a role perhaps too similar to that of Lady…

Could LeBron James Really End Up with the Los Angeles Clippers? – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportComments. The Los Angeles Clippers might be the new kings of L.A., but that doesn’t mean they wouldn’t welcome bringing in a certain four-time MVP. The rumors this past…

Protests Target McDonald’s Over Anti-Gay Law Before Sochi Games – Businessweek