FILE - This Feb. 26, 2017 file photo shows Barry Jenkins and the cast and crew of "Moonlight" accepting the award for best picture at the Oscars in Los Angeles.
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December 24, 2019 - 6:14 pm
When the family-friendly Hallmark Channel recently pulled, under pressure from a conservative group, a set of ads featuring a kiss between two happy brides at the altar, backlash was swift — to say the least. Read more here.
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Kevin Spacey
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December 24, 2019 - 3:47 pm
Kevin Spacey has released a second "House of Cards" inspired holiday video, featuring himself in front of a fire place talking about being under attack. Read more here.
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Bill Cosby and Eddie Murphy
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December 23, 2019 - 4:33 pm
A spokesman for Bill Cosby has fired back at Eddie Murphy after the comedian made jokes at Cosby's expense during his opening monologue on "Saturday Night Live." Read more here.
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Heritage Auctions collectibles specialist Brian Wiedman displays Garfield comic artwork drawn by creator Jim Davis in Dallas. Thousands of the comics drawn by Davis are going up for auction.
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December 21, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Cartoonist Jim Davis is offering up more than 11,000 "Garfield" comic strips hand-drawn on paper in an auction that will stretch into the coming years. Read more here.
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13-year-old actor Travis Wolfe, who co-stars on the CBS sitcom "Bob Hearts Abishola."
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Cherri Gregg
December 21, 2019 - 9:44 am
A 13-year-old Philadelphia boy scored a recurring role on the new CBS show Bob Hearts Abishola, and he comes from a very talented family. Read more here.
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Menorah in Old City.
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Holli Stephens
December 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
It’s officially time for the Festival of Lights — and a few other light shows across town. For all the holiday festivities — and aggressively non-holiday festivities — check out The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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In this Dec. 11, 2019 file photo, author J.K. Rowling attends the HBO Documentary Films premiere of "Finding the Way Home" in New York.
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 4:15 pm
J.K. Rowling is facing widespread criticism from the transgender community and other activists after tweeting support for a researcher who lost her job for stating that people cannot change their biological sex.
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R. Kelly and Aaliyah
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AP News
December 19, 2019 - 8:00 am
Singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges he schemed with others to pay for a fake ID for an unnamed female a day before he married R&B singer Aaliyah, then 15 years old, in a secret ceremony in 1994. Read more here.
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Miss America 2020 candidates
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December 19, 2019 - 7:40 am
Miss America will be crowned Thursday night for the first time at a Connecticut casino, marking the latest change to the nearly century-old contest that has recently undergone new leadership and a new direction. Read more here.
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In this Sept. 21, 2018, file photo rapper Daniel Hernandez, known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, performs during the Philipp Plein women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy.
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AP News
December 18, 2019 - 2:05 pm
The rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine was sentenced to 2 years in prison Wednesday for his entanglement with a violent street gang that fueled his rise to fame, but was spared a much harsher possible sentence because of his extraordinary decision to become a star witness for prosecutors.
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