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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 are up for Oscars, have scooped the most beautiful and most attractive …Give All the Awards to Lupita Nyong’o for Her Inspirational Speech About BeautyTIMEJennifer […]

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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 men armed with assault rifles Friday morning at the …Crimea sets date for autonomy vote amid gunmen, anti-Kiev protests (+video)Christian Science MonitorRussian troop movements near […]

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‘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, Fla., didn’t win over too many new fans this week with her rendition of Kelly …American Idol: See Who Was Sent HomePeople MagazineNews: American Idol: […]

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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 The Foreign Burea, WSJ’s global news update.Ukraine’s Parliament Approves Yatsenyuk as New PMVoice of AmericaWest warns Russia amid rising tensions in CrimeaBBC NewsUkraine Looks to […]

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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 slavery, so worthy that she plans to screen it in classes at her university, …Academy Awards 2014: Nominees before they were famousNew York Daily NewsTop […]

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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 being stunted. As ESPN colleague Brian Windhorst …DeMar DeRozan’s 33 points lift Toronto Raptors over Cleveland Cavaliers, 99-93The Plain DealerKyrie Irving’s Camp Reportedly Pushing for […]

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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 criminal when you consider that the Angels will spend some $145 million on Trout’s teammates …Angels are optimistic Josh Hamilton will be ready by opening […]

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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 sources in The Hollywood Reporter’s March 7 issue. Insiders say Warner Bros. agreed to pay …Sandra Bullock to Make $70 Million (At Least) for ‘Gravity’ […]

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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 Economy and International Relations, examines the Kremlin’s policy …Ukraine after YanukovychABC OnlineAfter Ukraine’s Maidan, a bigger crackdown in Moscow? (+video)Christian Science MonitorUkraine Default Cassandras Are […]

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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 story. the main story Share This Page.Crimea vows to resist Ukraine’s ‘anti-Russian’ revolutionIrish TimesUkraine’s acting leader still seeking consensus on interim governmentLos Angeles TimesFrom the […]

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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 60 Minutes. At the time of Richardson’s accident in Quebec, Neeson, now 61, was in Toronto …Liam Neeson Reveals How Bono Helped His Family Heal […]

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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 week. Rostyslav Kovalchuk/Reuters. MOSCOW — The two sides in what is developing …Ukraine crisis: President and opposition agree truceBBC NewsWestern leaders express concern over mounting […]

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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 yellow balaclavas, members of Russia’s most …Pussy Riot performers visit Olympic city, where Sochi police quickly pick them upWashington PostPussy Riot’s detainment during Sochi Olympics […]

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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 Wolstat of the Toronto Sun. The 25-year-old inked a four …Atlanta Hawks trade rumors: Hawks need help but don’t have much to offerSB NationAtlanta Hawks […]

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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 its recommendations. Pyongyang’s grim …UN letter to North Korean leader warns on-accountability for ‘crimes against …Toronto StarUN outlines litany of crimes by the North Korean […]

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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 Rights in North Korea is calling for an international tribunal to investigate …‘Abundant evidence’ of crimes against humanity in North Korea, panel saysCNN InternationalNorth Korea’s […]

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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 — especially viewers. Jay Leno hosted “Tonight,” the jewel of NBC’s late-night lineup, for 22 years, …TV highlights: ‘The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon’ premieresWashington PostA […]

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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 news stories involving everything from social media tools (last week, a security analyst discovered a …Kickstarter Hacked, User Data Stolen, Credit Card Info SafeHeadlines & […]

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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, who disappeared down to the opposite end of the chaotic American bench. [+] Enlarge …Game thread: Team USA leads Slovenia 4-0 in Olympics hockeyDetroit Free […]

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‘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 downer about the impossibility of modern relationships — and was …‘About Last Night’: Raucous, relatable and appealingUSA TODAYReview: ‘About Last Night’ remake has little to […]

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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 a complete success. It isn’t, but the parts that do succeed, especially the fervor between stars Colin Farrell and …Review: A Miracle Couldn’t Save ‘Winter’s […]

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‘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 Sybil in “Downton Abbey.” By Moira Macdonald. Seattle Times movie critic. PREV of NEXT.‘Winter’s Tale’ movie explores love, miracles in adult fairy taleReuters‘Winter’s Tale’ mixes […]

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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 week was that LeBron could end up with the Clippers when he becomes a free agent.Clippers trying to emulate HeatESPN (blog)Miami Heat rested for Utah […]