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PwC's Hard-Won Reputation Under Threat After Oscars Mix-Up

PwC's Hard-Won Reputation Under Threat After Oscars Mix-Up

ENTERTAINMENT | By Pan Pylas | Feb 27
For 82 years, global accounting and consulting firm PwC has enjoyed a reputational boon from handling the balloting process at the Academy Awards.

Oscars Flap Eclipses 'Moonlight' Win, but Civility Reigns

Oscars Flap Eclipses 'Moonlight' Win, but Civility Reigns

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 27
The 89th Academy Awards got off on the right foot, with a song and dance, but ended with the most stunning mistake ever to befall the esteemed awards show when the best picture Oscar was presented to the wrong movie.

Here's What Happened Onstage During the Oscars' Mistake

Here's What Happened Onstage During the Oscars' Mistake

ENTERTAINMENT | By David Bauder | Feb 27
If it were in the screenplay of a Hollywood drama - or maybe farce - directors would surely reject it. But let's set the scene anyway for the Academy Awards drama over what film did, and didn't, win the Oscar for best picture on Sunday night.

Oscars Best Picture Gaffe Dominates After-Party Chatter

Oscars Best Picture Gaffe Dominates After-Party Chatter

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 27
Academy Awards after parties are always swanky and star-studded. But this year, even disparate celebrations had a conversation topic in common: The best-picture gaffe.

Best of the Oscars Red Carpet

STYLE | By Leanne Italie | Feb 27
And the red carpet goes to ... the women in red, for one, with equal accolades for shiny and shimmery gold worthy of the Oscars, this and all years.

Oscar Upset: 'Moonlight' Wins Best Picture At Academy Awards

Oscar Upset: 'Moonlight' Wins Best Picture At Academy Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 27
"Moonlight" has won best picture at the Academy Awards in a historic Oscar upset that followed Warren Beatty first reading the wrong winner.

Will 'La La' Have Another Day of Sun at Sunday's Oscars?

Will 'La La' Have Another Day of Sun at Sunday's Oscars?

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jake Coyle | Feb 26
Will the 89th Academy Awards be a parade of political speeches or landslide for "La La Land"? Probably both.

Five Facts About the 89th Annual Academy Awards

Five Facts About the 89th Annual Academy Awards

ENTERTAINMENT | By Sandy Cohen | Feb 26
Five facts about Sunday's 89th Annual Academy Awards.

New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

New York Times to Broadcast 'Truth' Ad During Academy Awards

NEWS | By Mesfin Fekadu | Feb 26
The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called "The Truth Is Hard" during Sunday's Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing.

Five Questions for Dyllan Murray

Five Questions for Dyllan Murray

ENTERTAINMENT | Feb 26
Teen Pop artist puts his money where his mouth is by donating proceeds from his latest single to GLAAD and The Trevor Project.


News

Family Rep: 'Titanic' Actor Bill Paxton has Died

Family Rep: 'Titanic' Actor Bill Paxton has Died

OBITUARIES | By Lindsay Bahr | Feb 26
Bill Paxton, the prolific and charismatic actor whose many memorable roles included an astronaut in "Apollo 13" and a treasure hunter in "Titanic," has died from complications due to surgery. He was 61.


Entertainment

The Flesh, Fur and Volume of Oliver Zeuke

The Flesh, Fur and Volume of Oliver Zeuke

FINE ARTS | By Robin Gray | Feb 26
Oliver Zeuke was born in December 1973 in Bavaria, close to Munich and has been living in Düsseldorf since 2007. His detailed passion makes for majestic photos of men.


Business

St. Louis Ordinance Seeks to Pre-Empt Missouri Abortion Laws

St. Louis Ordinance Seeks to Pre-Empt Missouri Abortion Laws

LEGAL | By Katie Kull | Feb 26
A new ordinance in St. Louis prohibits discrimination based on "reproductive health decisions," an effort by the heavily Democratic city to pre-empt a slew of anti-abortion measures advancing through Missouri's Republican-controlled Legislature.


Finance

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

Famed Hamptons Home Grey Gardens for Sale for $19.95 Million

NATIONAL | Feb 9
Grey Gardens, the Hamptons home once owned by eccentric relatives of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, is for sale. It was featured in a documentary, HBO movie and Broadway musical.


Cars

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

GMC Cuts Size and Cost of Acadia Mid-Size SUV for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Ann M. Job | Feb 25
GMC has given the Acadia the biggest makeover in its 10-year history, shrinking the size and the price of its best-selling SUV while making it more fuel efficient and giving it new technology.


Style

Reel Time at New Seafood Restaurants

Reel Time at New Seafood Restaurants

FOOD/DRINK | By Tony Reverditto | Feb 26
With established Water Grill restaurants in Downtown Los Angeles, Santa Monica, San Diego and Texas, their newest Orange County location may be the biggest and most beautiful.


Health/Fitness

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

Juicing: Five Facts You Need to Know

FITNESS | By Tom Bonanti | Feb 26
Enter the popular craze known as juicing - a healthy, practical trend that can help you pack precious nutrients into your diet. Here's all you need to know.


Travel

Photo Essay: Discovering South Africa

Photo Essay: Discovering South Africa

By Matthew Wexler | Feb 26
Over two decades of political change and a burgeoning LGBT scene make South Africa a must for the adventurous queer traveler.