Yalitza Aparicio
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February 23, 2019 - 7:54 am
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Yalitza Aparicio, the Oscar-nominated, first-time actress in "Roma," is finding strong support among Mexican-American women who identify with her indigenous roots despite backlash she is receiving in Mexico. Some Mexican-American women say they are glad Aparicio's high-...
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Warner Bros.
February 22, 2019 - 2:17 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The quintet of men of vying to snag the Oscar for best actor is undeniably a star-studded bunch, representing some of the year's top films. Will Christian Bale's performance in "Vice" as vice president Dick Cheney win? Or perhaps Lady Gaga's on-screen beau Bradley Cooper in...
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February 22, 2019 - 2:12 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- The categories to end all categories, to a certain degree, is that of Best Picture. And with eight contenders to choose from, the Academy has its work cut out for itself. "Black Panther" could be an interesting win, since it's the first superhero film nominated for the...
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February 22, 2019 - 2:11 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- With the best director category, it's not so much the magic that happens in front of the camera, but the magic behind the camera. There's buzz that Spike Lee may finally snag an Oscat for "BlacKkKlansman," but there's been a lot of love shown for Alfonso Cuarón's "Roma."...
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February 22, 2019 - 2:00 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- It's about time Glenn Close won an Oscar, right? After all, this year marks her seventh Oscar nomination -- for "The Wife" -- but it would be her first win. But "Roma" is a critic favorite, so its star Yalitza Aparicio could walk away with the award. Little Monsters did go,...
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Getty Images
February 22, 2019 - 1:31 pm
CHICAGO (1010 WINS/AP) — R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by lurid rumors that made him Public Enemy No. 1 to the #MeToo movement, was charged Friday with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17...
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Rochelle Washington, left, and attorney Gloria Allred, right, look on Latresa Scaff speaks during a news conference in New York, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. Scaff and Washington are accusing musician R. Kelly of sexual misconduct on the night they attended his concert when they were teenagers. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
February 21, 2019 - 6:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Two women said Thursday that singer R. Kelly picked them out of a crowd at a Baltimore after-party in the mid-1990s when they were underage and had sex with one of the teens although she was under the influence of marijuana and alcohol and could not consent. The women, Latresa Scaff...
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Jussie Smollett mug shot
Chicago Police
February 21, 2019 - 3:30 pm
"Empire" actor Jussie Smollett "took advantage of the pain and anger of racism to promote his career" when he made a false police report about an attack in Chicago, the city's police superintendent said Thursday.
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February 21, 2019 - 1:13 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Peter Tork, the lovable singer and bassist of the Monkees who played with the group since the 1960s, has died, his representatives said Thursday morning. He was 77. "It is with beyond-heavy and broken hearts that we share the devastating news that our friend, mentor, teacher...
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FILE - This June 13, 2008 file photo shows R&B singer R. Kelly, arriving at 3the Cook County Criminal Court Building in Chicago. R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, was charged Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17.. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
February 20, 2019 - 9:02 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — R&B singer R. Kelly is moving out of his Chicago recording studio because a judge has stymied his creativity by barring him from working there overnight due to building-code violations, his lawyer said Wednesday. Cook County Judge Patrice Ball-Reed has effectively ordered the...
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