Questions remain after Oscars mix-up overshadows 'Moonlight' win

Coming-of-age drama "Moonlight" won the coveted best picture Oscar, but not before a historic mix-up that saw "La La Land" ...
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Emma Stone & Ryan Gosling Had Amazing Reactions to ‘La La Land’ & ‘Moonlight’ Mixup at the Oscars and More News

Everything you need to know about ‘La La Land’ & ‘Moonlight’ mix-up at the Oscars, ‘In Memoriam’ Oscar mix-up, celebrity ...
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Knesset passes biometric database law

Law calls for creation of database of faces and fingerprints of all Israeli residents.

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Officer tried for black man's death: I need public defender

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The former South Carolina police officer charged with killing an unarmed black man running from a ...
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Will indictment against MK Ghattas be reduced?

MK's lawyers negotiate with prosecutor about reducing sentence in exchange for admission of charges.

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Photos of the day – February 27, 2017

Female Polar bear cub Nanuq (polar bear in the Inuit language), born on November 7, 2016, is pictured with its ...
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President Trump's post-campaign rally in Melbourne, Fla.

President Trump's post-campaign rally in Melbourne, Fla.After weeks of negative press, controversies and missteps, Donald Trump is going back to where he’s comfortable: the campaign trail.The president will hold a “Making America Great Again” rally at 5:20 p.m. Saturday from Orlando Melbourne International Airport in Melbourne, Florida, just up the coast from his Mar-a-Lago retreat, where he is spending the weekend.  Trump has mostly stuck to Twitter to disseminate his thoughts since taking office, content to allow surrogates such as Kellyanne Conway, Vice President Mike Pence, senior adviser Stephen Miller and press secretary Sean Spicer to make his case on TV and before the media. See more news-related photo galleries and follow us on Yahoo News Photo Tumblr


Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v. Wade dies

Plaintiff in landmark US abortion case Roe v. Wade diesNorma McCorvey, the plaintiff in the case that led to the Supreme Court’s landmark Roe v. Wade ruling that legalized abortion in the United States in 1973, died Saturday. McCorvey was known as “Jane Roe” in the case as she fought for the constitutional right to an abortion, a hot-button social issue that has divided the American public roughly in half for decades.


Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69

Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69McCorvey died on Saturday morning of heart failure at an assisted living home in Katy, Texas, Joshua Prager, a journalist who is writing a book about the decision, said in an email. A reluctant hero of the abortion-rights movement, McCorvey put her courtroom pseudonym fully behind her in the 1980s when she lent her name to supporters of women’s rights.


U.S. inquiries into Russian election hacking include three FBI probes

U.S. inquiries into Russian election hacking include three FBI probesBy Joseph Menn SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is pursuing at least three separate probes relating to alleged Russian hacking of the U.S. presidential elections, according to five current and former government officials with direct knowledge of the situation. While the fact that the FBI is investigating had been reported previously by the New York Times and other media, these officials shed new light on both the precise number of inquires and their focus. The FBI’s Pittsburgh field office, which runs many cyber security investigations, is trying to identify the people behind breaches of the Democratic National Committee’s computer systems, the officials said.