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Director Steve McQueen accepts the Best Picture award for "12 Years a Slave" with actors Sarah Paulson, Benedict Cumberbatch, Lupita Nyong'o, screenwriter John Ridley, actor Chiwetel Ejiofor, producers Arnon Milchan, Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner and Anthony Katagas, actress Adepero Oduye and producer Brad Pitt on stage during the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on March 2, 2014 in Hollywood, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

“12 Years A Slave” Rises Up At Oscars

Perhaps atoning for past sins, Hollywood named the brutal, unshrinking historical drama “12 Years a Slave” as the best picture at the 86th annual Academy Awards.

03/03/2014

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“Gravity” & “American Hustle” Lead Oscar Noms

The con-artist comedy “American Hustle” and the space odyssey “Gravity” lead the Oscar nominations, announced on Thursday morning, with 10 nods each.

01/16/2014

Actor Aziz Ansari speaks at the 71st Golden Globe Awards Nominations Announcement at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on December 12, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Complete Golden Globe Nominations List

The nominations for the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards were announced on Thursday morning, with “American Hustle” and “12 Years a Slave” earning seven nods each.

12/12/2013

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Hollywood Shuffle: Gravity and Weird Ben Audio

Brendan and KT play some audio of Ben struggling to give a tease for the next day, and why George Clooney was chosen for the movie Gravity instead of Robert Downey Jr.

105.3 The Fan–10/24/2013

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“Gravity” Stays Atop Box Office In 3rd Week

Star power and Oscar aspirations are reigning at the box office, where the space adventure “Gravity” and docudrama “Captain Phillips” are holding off all comers.

10/21/2013

The small CPS Crash Test Dog patiently waits his turn on the sled for crash testing. (credit: http://centerforpetsafety.org)

Center Uses Crash-Test Dog Dummies To Study Safety Restraints

To make the world safer for pets, Lindsey Wolko had to design an indestructible dog. Two years and hundreds of thousands of dollars later, her nonprofit has a set of crash-test dog dummies that were battered, throttled and sent flying to test several car safety restraints.

10/16/2013

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“Gravity” Sets October Box Office Record

The Sandra Bullock-George Clooney space drama “Gravity” rocketed to the top of the box office and into industry record books during its opening weekend.

10/07/2013