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The historic Oscar moment you shouldn't miss

Entertainment - Sat, 02/25/2017 - 03:53
An unprecedented number of black directors nominated for best documentary feature -- and the stories they told -- make the 89th annual Oscars a historic night, Lisa Kennedy says.

New UN climate chief: 'Action on warming unstoppable'

Science & Nature - Sat, 02/25/2017 - 02:08
The UN’s new climate chief says she is confident, despite concerns about President Trump's policies.

An 'Oscars for Dummies' guide

Entertainment - Sat, 02/25/2017 - 01:06
So you've been invited to watch the Academy Awards with friends and you haven't seen a movie in the theater since the last "Star Wars." You know, the one from almost 15 months ago.

White House denies wrongdoing in conversations with FBI

World - Sat, 02/25/2017 - 00:04
Two senior administration officials on Friday vehemently argued that White House officials acted appropriately in asking the FBI to publicly knock down media reports about communications between President Donald Trump's associates and Russians known to US intelligence.

Every Oscar best picture winner since 1929

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 23:49
For more than 80 years, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been designating one film the best motion picture of the year. Some of the winners have become classics, while others have been forgotten by all but trivia diehards.

The Razzies 2017: The most awesome reviews of most awful movies

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 23:34
Not all movies are good! In fact, a lot of them are really bad. Like, award-worthy bad. That's the point of the yearly Razzie Awards. These are the 2017 nominees.

'When We Rise' chronicles gay-rights movement in ABC miniseries

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 22:50
Nobler for its ambitions than execution, "When We Rise" is a sweeping, decades-spinning miniseries that seeks to chart the evolution of the gay-rights movement. Yet while the project offers a timely window into history, a surplus of characters and shifting perspectives tend to dilute its focus.

Sting's emotional Oscar-nominated song

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 22:00
Sting & composer J.Ralph talk to CNN's Stephanie Elam about the emotion behind their Oscar-nominated song from HBO documentary "Jim: The James Foley Story."

Trump is spending his political capital and costing the US friends

World - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 20:45
While President Donald Trump was busy ignoring the reality of his low approval ratings by bathing in the embrace of an adoring crowd last weekend, his foreign policy challenges were stacking up.

Oscar predictions: Who will win big?

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 20:41
The Academy Awards can be perplexing, unless you're especially well versed in the difference between "sound editing" and "sound mixing." But that doesn't mean you can't have a competitive advantage with your Oscar ballot, even if you don't have money riding on it.

'Get Out' -- and go see it

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 19:39
With "Get Out," writer-director-producer Jordan Peele -- half of the "Key & Peele" comedy team -- has delivered a bracing debut, a horror movie infused with biting social commentary and disarming humor.

Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces advance near key area in city's west

World - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 19:28
Iraqi forces are approaching a key area in western Mosul housing government buildings as they push beyond the city's airport and a nearby military camp, Iraqi officials said Friday.

'Nashville' strikes a sad chord with heartbreaking episode

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 19:22
Warning: This story contains major spoilers about the latest episode of CMT's "Nashville."

Sacked Claudio Ranieri issues emotional statement

World - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 19:05
Claudio Ranieri has admitted his "dream died" when he was sacked by Leicester City Football club nine months after winning the English Premier League title.

Meet the woman who could make history with 'La La Land' Oscar win

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 18:45
With 14 Oscar nominations, the musical "La La Land" could set a winning record at Sunday's Academy Awards. One of the film's sound supervisors is hoping to make a little history of her own.

Visit the L.A. sites of 'La La Land'

Entertainment - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 18:44
A look at the Los Angeles landmarks featured in 'La La Land.'

Ice driving is 'such a surreal feeling'

World - Fri, 02/24/2017 - 18:38
Take a vast frozen lake, a Formula E driver, a Jaguar F-Type and what do you get?
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