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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar contenders "Spotlight" and "The Big Short" won the top awards for screenwriting from the Writers Guild of America at a ceremony Saturday that was held in Los Angeles and New York."Spotlight," about the Boston Globe's eff ...more

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BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Subjects like rapid prototyping, 3-D texture painting and the intricacies of digital media review systems became comic material Saturday for Olivia Munn and Jason Segel, hosts of the film academy's Scientific and Technical ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — He's become the face of dogs, with a voice as gentle as a Saint Bernard, as friendly as a chocolate Lab.David Frei makes it all feel so familiar, heading this week into his 27th and final year hosting the Westminster Kennel Club ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Police on Saturday arrested a fugitive suspected of stabbing his girlfriend and all three of her small children with a kitchen knife in a brutal attack at a hotel used as homeless housing, ending a four-day manhunt.Michael Sykes ...more

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Today in HistoryToday is Sunday, Feb. 14, the 45th day of 2016. There are 321 days left in the year. This is Valentine's Day.Today's Highlight in History:On Feb. 14, 1849, President James K. Polk became the first U.S. chief executi ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — A high-leaping Australian shepherd named Holster scrambled and sprang to take the Westminster Kennel Club agility title Saturday, seeming undaunted by anything the obstacle course could throw at him.Then he jumped up and merrily ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the hotel stabbing that left a 26-year-old woman and her two small children dead. (all times local):___11 p.m.New York City police have arrested a fugitive suspected of stabbing his girlfriend and all ...more

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FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Rich in history as well as rugged West Texas landscapes and big sky, the Cibolo Creek Ranch where Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away has long been a secluded retreat for celebrities from business leaders to rock s ...more

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NEW YORK (AP) — Bitter temperatures and biting winds had much of the northeastern United States bundling up for the some of the worst cold of the winter — a snap so bad it forced an ice festival in Central Park to cancel and caused an Interstate pileup ...more

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LODI, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a skydiver has died after crashing against a wall next a road near the Lodi Airport.San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office Lt. Steve Pease tells KCRA-TV (http://bit.ly/1mzmeYA ) deputies were called to the scene ...more