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  1. #OscarsSoWhite Again? Here's How Diverse Next Year's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Times

    The explosive reaction to Nate Parker's slavery drama "The Birth of a Nation" at Sundance last month suggests that the two-year drought of major black nominees could end at next year's Academy Awards. When this year's Oscar nominations were announced, revealing 20 white acting nominees for the second straight year, a global controversy re-ignited that sent the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite trending on social media once again.

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  2. That's a rap! Maid of honour surprises her sister at wedding...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    That's a rap! Maid of honour surprises her sister at wedding reception by giving toast with an incredible version of Vanilla Ice classic Ice Ice Baby A maid of honour wanted to do something a little different when making her wedding speech - and delivered a toast that is sure to live long in the minds of everyone who was in attendance. Rachel Winterbottom, from Manchester, was filmed taking to the stage with a microphone at the wedding reception of her sister Hayley and new husband Paul O'Brien.

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  3. WIN: five pairs of tickets to The Game's North East gigRead the original story

    Friday | Shields Gazette

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. We've got five pairs of tickets to give away for his gig at O2 Academy Newcastle on Thursday, February 11 as part of his UK tour.

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  4. Chromosomes reconfigure as cell division endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | EurekAlert!

    ROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] -- Cellular senescence -- when a cell can no longer divide -- is a programmed stage in a cell's life cycle. Sometimes, as in aging, we wish it didn't happen so much and sometimes, as in cancer, we wish it would happen more.

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  5. 7 things to know now: Dems debate; film claims Combs killed TupacRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... and, in turn, lost his friend Christopher Wallace, "The Notorious B.I.G." in retaliation. In the documentary, "Murder Rap," filmmaker Mike Dorsey claims that Combs hired a hitman to kill Shakur and Knight on Sept. 7, 1996, and that police have known ...

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  6. Diddy had Tupac killed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Almaden Resident

    ... in retaliation for Shakur's death, the Huffington Post is reporting. Kading's claims come in the documentary, "Murder Rap," which originally premiered in 2015 and is based on Kading's 2011 book of the same name. It's currently available on iTunes ...

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  7. Tuning Out: Why I Will Not Watch the OscarsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Hudson Valley Press

    "The Academy has a problem. It's a problem that needs to be solvedFor 20 opportunities to celebrate actors of color, actresses of color, to be missed last year is one thing; for that to happen again this year is unforgivable.

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  8. 'The Revenant' takes in $16MRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | TwinCities

    "It had a huge effect on the entire marketplace," said Kevin Grayson, a distribution executive for STX Entertainment. "Anywhere from 300 to 400 theaters were affected."

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  9. #OscarsSoWhite creator, a Maryland resident, reignites conversation about Hollywood diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... character, was the only one nominated for an award, for best supporting actor. "Straight Outta Compton," a biopic about rap group N.W.A, also saw critical and commercial success. The movie, which made a little more than $200 million at the box ...

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  10. 2016 Bentley Continental GT Convertible: Same as the old bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2015 | AutoWeek

    ... you're a big dog, you have one of these in your garage. If not, you ain't no big dog." Those were the immortal words of rap producer extraordinaire Jermaine Dupri on MTV's "Cribs" television show while pointing at his Bentley . That episode aired in ...

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  11. Both kickers hoping Super Bowl 50 comes down to themRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Republic

    They've been envisioning a last-second kick to win the Super Bowl ever since they traded the soccer pitch for pigskins as kids. "Yeah, I've been thinking about that since I first starting playing," said Gano, Carolina's sixth-year kicker.

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  12. InCapta Brings on Chris "Broadway" Romero as Chief Creative OfficerRead the original story

    Friday | Digital Game Developer

    Mr. Romero commented: "I am very excited to join John Fleming and the Play Celebrity Games team. Bridging the worlds of entertainment, art, and technology has been my life's work.

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  13. Maino: I Want Them To Do The Biggie Movie OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | AllHipHop.com

    After the huge success of the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton , other legendary rap stars' names have been discussed as possibly being future subjects of a biographical movie. Brooklyn rhymer Maino suggests a film already made about one of his fellow Bedford-Stuyvesant representatives should be getting the reboot treatment.

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  14. Hong Kong Film Festival to honor William ShakespeareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - William Shakespeare and Bruce Lee are both to be honored at the upcoming Hong Kong International Film Festival , Variety reveals. Marking the festival's 40th edition and the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, the HKIFF is to program three vastly different film interpretations of Shakespeare's stage play "Macbeth."

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  15. Diam hits back over 'bitterness' claimRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Drinks Business

    A German nA gociant has claimed that wines closed with Diam corks develop a strong bitter flavour, accusation the manufacturer strongly rebuts. The claim by Rolf Cordes surfaced at the end of January on the German wine review Wein Plus .

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  16. VIDEO: Maid of honour raps her wedding speech at Mobberley venue A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Knutsford Guardian

    ... Small Lane in the village. Instead she opted for something a little more personal to celebrate the bride and groom - a rap of Vanilla Ice classic Ice Ice Baby. Rachel, 35, explained to wedding guests how she had considered several ways to give a ...

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  17. Cold Cris' Three Decades of Hip-Hop Tales Is the Stuff of LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Dallas Observer

    ... on more than one occasion. After turning down an offer for a lucrative commercial opportunity to be the face of a rap character named Kra Zee White Boy , who was essentially a white version of the raunchy 2 Live Crew, he and DJ Baby G formed a group ...

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  18. Photo: Recording artist Snoop Dogg, second from right, poRead the original story

    Friday | The Las Vegas Sun

    Recording artist Snoop Dogg, second from right, poses for pictures with Carolina Panthers' Graham Gano (9), J.J. Jansen (44) and Brad Nortman (8) during a press conference in preparation for the Super Bowl 50 football game Thursday Feb. 4, 2016 in San Jose, Calif.

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  19. Top Five What's On in North Essex this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Maldonandburnham Standard

    ... on the circuit who in recent years has been making quite a name for herself. Her latest show, which may contain Spanish rap, deals with identity and what makes us the people we are. a Sculptures From The Victor Batte-Lay Foundation Collection, ...

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  20. Kung Fu Panda 3 tops box office rankings at RM170 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Echo

    Disney's launch of Coast Guard rescue adventure "The Finest Hours" saw only modest returns with about US$10 million at 3,143 sites - trailing both " The Revenant " and the seventh weekend of " Star Wars: The Force Awakens ". Marlon Wayans' spoof of E.L. James' Fifty Shades of Grey opened to $6.2 million in 2,982 locations, earning a C CinemaScore.

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