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Arts&Culture The Academy finally apologizes for Best Picture flub, but doesn't take responsibility
Author: 0 The Academy finally apologizes for Best Picture flub, but doesn't take responsibility

Presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway were handed an envelope by PwC partners Martha L Ruiz and Brian Cullinan containing what they believed to be the name of the Best Picture victor - the most anticipated award of the night. 26 , 2017, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles . We apologize to the entire cast and crew of La La Land and Moonlight whose experience was profoundly altered by this error.

Arts&Culture Kareena Kapoor Khan reacts on changing Taimur's name to Little John
Author: 0 Kareena Kapoor Khan reacts on changing Taimur's name to Little John

Made on a massive budget, Rangoon that has recreated an entire era has definitely turned out as one of the biggest disasters so far, especially since the total collection of the film stands at just Rs. An elated Kareena said, "My son would be feeling alive when he will know about this fact". "But, the only problem is that I don't understand the language so I feel disconnected even if I take up a project".

Arts&Culture Oscars' accountants sacked for Best Picture bungle
Author: 0 Oscars' accountants sacked for Best Picture bungle

Mr Cullinan tweeted a picture of best actress victor Emma Stone minutes before handing the presenters the wrong envelope, and Ms Boone Isaacs blamed "distraction" for the error. "And Martha wouldn't go". On top of that mistake, it took two minutes and 30 seconds before the mistake was corrected because of a delayed response by the two accountants, according to PwC's own public apologies issued after the debacle.

Author: 0 DREAMer Arrested Moments After Speaking Out Against Deportations At A News Conference

She talked about her family at the event. "Today, My father and brother await deportation while I continue to fight this battle as a dreamer to help contribute to this country which I feel is very much my country", Vargas said . A federal immigration judge will now determine Vargas' custody status, as well as whether she is eligible for immigration relief, Byrd said. USA authorities arrested an undocumented immigrant Wednesday moments after she spoke out about her fear of being deported ...

Arts&Culture Oscars mix-up was messy but gorgeous: Barry Jenkins
Author: 0 Oscars mix-up was messy but gorgeous: Barry Jenkins

They are the only two people in the world to know the results before they are announced on stage, each personally counting Academy votes before placing cards for the 24 categories into red envelopes. He continued: "It didn't feel like a very glamorous evening". Crisis managers said PwC had no other option than to front-up immediately and explain exactly what happened to contain the damage to its reputation and brand and plot a way forward where there's no repeat.

Arts&Culture Avril Lavigne to release new album 2017
Author: 0 Avril Lavigne to release new album 2017

BMG has announced that it has signed a record deal with Avril Lavigne for the world (outside Japan). While the album is slowly coming to fruition, Lavigne is sharing details about it. I've been working really hard on the new music and it's a reflection of my journey over the last few years. Lavigne actively fights and raises awareness about Lyme disease through her Avril Lavigne Foundation.

Arts&Culture Sex allegations still loom over Affleck after Oscar win
Author: 0 Sex allegations still loom over Affleck after Oscar win

His entire campaign was stained by separate sexual harassment lawsuits filed against him by two women who worked with Affleck, who they accused of "uninvited and unwelcome sexual advances in the workplace", on 2010's I'm Still Here. It was an unfortunate situation - mostly for the innocent bystanders of the families of those involved". As you can imagine, a lot of people are particularly upset that someone with this hanging over them is being awarded the highest honour in the film ...

Author: 0 Actors Cast For 'Big Bang Theory' Prequel

The untitled offshoot - which has yet to receive a formal pilot order from CBS - would center on a young Sheldon growing up in Texas. CBS is eyeing Iain Armitage to play a young Sheldon Cooper, the character made famous by Parsons on the CBS comedy, in the rumored Big Bang Theory spinoff, EW has learned.

Arts&Culture Andy Murray saves career-high seven match points in record tiebreaker
Author: 0 Andy Murray saves career-high seven match points in record tiebreaker

And I'll probably never play another one like that again. Match points and set points came and went, Kohlschreiber just wide on one occasion with a backhand which was very close to winning him the match. "I've have been playing on the tour for 11, 12 years now, and nothing's been close to that". Andy Murray was on the edge of defeat in his quarterfinals match.

Arts&Culture Daryl Hall & John Oates coming to Scottrade Center
Author: 0 Daryl Hall & John Oates coming to Scottrade Center

Tears for Fears is also headlining the arena tour. The top-selling duo of all time, Daryl Hall & John Oates , is coming to San Antonio Thursday, July 13. American Express cardmembers can access a special pre-sale, which runs from Tuesday, March 7th at 10 a.m. through Thursday, March 10th at 10 p.m. local time.

Arts&Culture Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom break up to take 'loving space'
Author: 0 Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom break up to take 'loving space'

Perry and Bloom, 40, dated for more than a year, but both of their reps confirmed to PEOPLE in a statement on Tuesday that " Orlando and Katy are taking respectful, loving space at this time". From then they seemed inseparable, travelling the world together, visiting sick children in fancy dress, and who can forget THAT naked photo of the actor on a paddle board during a romantic holiday to Italy.

Author: 0 RuPaul's Drag Race Is Sashaying to VH1 for Season 9

As part of the deal, Logo will continue to air extras and encore episodes around the series, so it won't be left entirely in the lurch. "Broadcasting the show on VH1 will allow fans to experience the energy, heart and talent these fierce Queens bring to the stage every week", Pamela Post , senior vice president of original programming and development at Logo , said in a statement.

Arts&Culture Gilmore Girls creators have a new Amazon pilot
Author: 0 Gilmore Girls creators have a new Amazon pilot

The pilot also stars world-renowned Indian actor and producer Anil Kapoor, Michael Shaw, Antje Traue, Mark Addy, Haley Joel Osment , Maureen Sebastian, Michael Shaffer and Zawe Ashton. It stars Adam Rose ( Supernatural ), Joel David Moore ( Bones ), Will Sasso ( Modern Family ), and Brett Gelman ( Blunt Talk ). Apparently, the half-hour show "follows a group of low level employees who seize control of a major corporation after accidentally murdering their boss".

Author: 0 Injustice 2 welcomes the magic of Doctor Fate

Like all comic book characters, Doctor Fate's history is a bit convoluted, so if you want to know more about him the DC Database wiki has you covered. First up, we'll go with the trailer called "Shattered Alliances Part 1" that has a focus on the Batman vs Superman (no, not the movie) dynamic from the first game.

Author: 0 Alexander Siddig Joins FOX Drama GOTHAM as Ra's Al Ghul

The Game of Thrones actor (who was criminally underused as Prince Doran Martell on the HBO series) will make his entrance as the head of the League of Shadows when the show returns from its current hiatus late next month , with Ra's al Ghul expected to show up on Bruno Heller's pre-Dark Knight TV series not long after.

Arts&Culture Oprah 2020: Is She Rethinking A Run For President?
Author: 0 Oprah 2020: Is She Rethinking A Run For President?

Oprah Winfrey had the political chattering classes buzzing over Bloomberg Television interviewer David Rubenstein's recent query on whether she would consider running for president. "But I also heard on the 'Oprah Winfrey Show, ' guys, over the years, you always have the right to change your mind". Another person has chimed in on the possibility of an Oprah Winfrey presidency, but this time the source is the most reliable yet.

Arts&Culture First Look at Aquaman Underwater Footage from Zack Snyder
Author: 0 First Look at Aquaman Underwater Footage from Zack Snyder

While we've already seen Momoa in promos for the movie, the sequence is the first from it to show him underwater. Plus, Gal Gadot has posted a new photo of Wonder Woman from the set. "A very happy birthday @cruelfilms #zacksnyder!" Dressed as Wonder Woman , the actress is shown facing a large camera while Snyder stands to the side monitoring the shot.

Arts&Culture Tyrese Gibson's Wife Finally Identified: Everything We Know About Samantha Lee
Author: 0 Tyrese Gibson's Wife Finally Identified: Everything We Know About Samantha Lee

Haters went after Tyrese for referring to Samantha as his "black queen". Tyrese Gisbon celebrated Valentine's Day with the biggest display of love possible: a wedding. "I married my daughter's new example", Gibson wrote. "Grace, elegance, college educated with multiple degrees, kind, classy, sophisticated". And just last month, he spoke about wanting to settle down, however refused to give away any details or hints about a relationship.

Arts&Culture Adele's little boy injured in rehearsal accident
Author: 0 Adele's little boy injured in rehearsal accident

Though the crowd could likely sympathize with Adele's concern for her child and those in attendance, it didn't quench their hunger for a fiery display. DJ Feminem told Australian radio show 6PR, "I kind of caught her eye in the first 15 minutes of the show and she gave me a bit of a wink and a wave and I was just having fun".

Author: 0 'Game Of Thrones' Teams With Major League Baseball For Cross Promotions

While every Game of Thrones fan is eager to know the release date of Season 7, Garden says he has no idea when the new season will come up. Teams that now plan to participate include the Arizona Diamondbacks, Boston Red Sox, Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox, Houston Astros, Los Angeles Dodgers, Kansas City Royals, Miami Marlins, Milwaukee Brewers, Minnesota Twins, Oakland Athletics, Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh Pirates, Seattle Mariners, San Francisco Giants, St.

Author: 0 Disney XD Renews 'DuckTales' Ahead Of Launch, Unveils First-Look Video

Beakley, and Kate Micucci as her granddaughter Webby Vanderquack. Matt Youngberg is the creator of this new series, with numerous stories being derived from Carl Barks' work in the 1980s. Today, a 90-second first look of the series was released on the Disney XD YouTube page. Fans can look forward to following the epic family of ducks on their high-flying adventures around the world in the summer of 2017.

Arts&Culture Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway couldn't stop fighting before Oscars
Author: 0 Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway couldn't stop fighting before Oscars

So how could a mistake this major happen on a night watched by some 30 million Americans? Beatty hesitated after opening the envelope, which the audience took to be part of a joke. The source of the gaffe: Beatty held a piece of paper in a second envelope for the category of Lead Actress-the award that had been given to La La Land's Emma Stone directly prior to Best Picture.

Arts&Culture All-access footage shows the chaos before Oscars blunder
Author: 0 All-access footage shows the chaos before Oscars blunder

They awarded La La Land Best Picture , and then kicked everyone off stage because Moonlight was the real victor. The 28-year old actress takes home her first Oscar tonight for playing Mia in La La Land , a struggling actress who falls for a struggling jazz musician in the City of Angels.

Author: 0 Envision Healthcare Corporation (NASDAQ:EVHC) To Report Earnings

Share performance for the month is now at 2.73%. Vanguard Group Inc owns $758.33 million in Envision Healthcare Corporation, which represents roughly 9.96% of the company's market cap and approximately 8.99% of the institutional ownership. A number of research firms have weighed in on EVHC . Oppenheimer Holdings, Inc. raised Envision Healthcare Corporation from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating and set a $87.00 target price on the stock in a report on Wednesday, December 7th.

Author: 0 Sir Patrick Stewart and Hugh Jackman shed tears together watching 'Logan'

That being said, he has recently revealed during his interview that he would like Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan to portray the leading role of Wolverine . "So, I told [Hugh] that same evening, 'I'm done too". The film is also Sir Patrick Stewart's last outing as Charles Xavier. Seinfeld shared his own philosophy with Jackman-and it resonated strongly, so much so that Jackman just hours later chose to say goodbye.

Author: 0 Pirates Of The Caribbean Gets New Trailer Date

Aside from Jack Sparrow , the Pirates of the Caribbean franchise is probably best known for its gallery of interesting villains, and more of Captain Salazar's (Javier Bardem) origin is explored in a brand new trailer for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales.

Arts&Culture Tibet women's soccer team denied visas for Dallas Cup
Author: 0 Tibet women's soccer team denied visas for Dallas Cup

The 15-woman squad was set to visit the U.S. for 10 days this coming April for the Dr Pepper Dallas Cup . Cassie Childers, a coach and the executive director of the Tibet Women's Soccer , told the Associated Press that Tibetans usually struggle with getting us visas due to fears they may request asylum there.

Arts&Culture Trump's UK State Visit Delayed to October
Author: 0 Trump's UK State Visit Delayed to October

Activists, trade union members and some Parliament members had promised a huge protest during Trump's original June visit, according to The Guardian. Moving the trip to October also means that Mr Trump could meet The Queen at Balmoral, reportedly a keen hope of the President. "The White House watches what happens over here surprisingly closely, and they don't want to create a scene for our sake either", the source added .

Arts&Culture Celebrate Dr. Suess' Birthday and Read Across America Day
Author: 0 Celebrate Dr. Suess' Birthday and Read Across America Day

The Upcountry History Museum's current exhibit, "The Art of Dr. Seuss ", traces the writer and illustrator's entire career. Celebrate the author by joining the South Philadelphia Library for stories, games and cake. Seuss birthday celebration. The restaurant will offer a "Green Eggs and Ham" breakfast in the morning. Then, at lunch, The Cat in the Hat will be at The Pop Shop from noon-2 p.m.

Author: 0 Eek! Mouse delays London-to-San Francisco flight for 4 hours

A British Airways flight from London to San Francisco was delayed when someone spotted a mouse on board just before takeoff. It all went down on British Airways flight 285, which was scheduled to take off from Heathrow for SFO at 10:40 a.m.

Author: 0 Meg Ryan 'hates me to death' says ex John Mellencamp

And I don't blame her'. "I've done that. She just doesn't want anything to do with me", Mellencamp said. I throw fits. I gripe. "I'm moody. Every bad thing that a fella can be, that's me", Mellencamp explained of why Ryan dislikes him. Stern surmised that 55-year-old Ryan "couldn't take a joke", and Mellencamp admitted that he was too hard: "She could but she could only take so much of a joke".

Author: 0 Michael Jackson's 'Neverland' Ranch Just Got a Lot Cheaper

Sellers are the Jackson estate as well as a fund managed by real-estate investment trust Colony Northstar. The property is located about 40 miles from posh and celebrity-studded Santa Barbara, California. The Normandy-style main house spans a whopping 12,600 square feet, with five bedrooms as well as a staff annex. Jackson bought the property in 1987 for $19.5 million and lived there for more than 15 years.

Author: 0 Eagles Will Evaluate Jamaal Charles In Free Agency

That guy, of course, is Carson Wentz. In his first year paired with Reid and Pederson, Charles rushed for 1,287 yards with 12 touchdowns and caught 70 passes for 693 yards and seven scores. As for Barwin, whom the Eagles can save $7.75 million by releasing or trading, as opposed to his $8.4 million cap hit, Roseman said: "You don't want to pay for a guy for what he's done".

Arts&Culture Best picture error accountants will not work at Oscars again - film president
Author: 0 Best picture error accountants will not work at Oscars again - film president

Mr Ryan told Variety magazine that moments earlier Brian Cullinan, one of two PwC accountants responsible for the presenters' envelopes, gave Beatty the wrong one as the Hollywood star took to the stage with Faye Dunaway. The tweet has since been deleted. Academy officials, including Cheryl Boone Isaacs , the organisation's elected president, have deflected questions about the mishap, which robbed the actual Best Picture victor, Moonlight , an all-black, gay-themed film, of its proper ...

Arts&Culture PwC accountants blamed for Oscar gaffe barred from future shows
Author: 0 PwC accountants blamed for Oscar gaffe barred from future shows

The two accountants - Brian Cullinan and Martha Ruiz - were the one tasked with handing out, and effectively safeguarding the winning envelopes on Oscar night. The film in which he co-starred had just won Hollywood's top award, only to have it snatched away some two minutes later, when it became clear that presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway had been given the wrong envelope.

Author: 0 Iraqi Forces Retake Mosul Airport, Inherent Resolve Commander Says

Iraqi authorities declared the city's eastern half "fully liberated" from the Sunni militant group in January, three months after launching the operation to take back Mosul . Around 8,000 people have fled western Mosul as Iraqi government forces attempt to retake the area from Islamic State. The militants are using mortar, sniper fire, booby traps and suicide vehicle bombs to fight off the offensive.