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Alright, Alright, Alright! McConaughey Gets Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey was honored Monday with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

11/17/2014

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Temecula Family Adopts Chihuahua Mix Rescued From Dumpster

A 3-year-old Chihuahua mix that was rescued from a dumpster in the city of Jurupa Valley has been recently adopted.

CBS Los Angeles–10/16/2014

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Academy Sues Over Auctioned Oscar Statuette

The organization that hosts the Academy Awards has sued over the recent auction of a 1942 Oscar awarded to the art director of “My Gal Sal” and is seeking to buy back the statuette for $10.

07/02/2014

Singer Merry Clayton performs onstage at the celebration of black cinema hosted by Broadcast Film Critics Association at House of Blues Sunset Strip on January 7, 2014 in West Hollywood, California.  (credit: Charley Gallay/Getty Images for BFCA)

Singer Merry Clayton Injured In Car Accident

Merry Clayton, the veteran backup singer who was featured in the Oscar-winning documentary “20 Feet From Stardom,” is recovering after being seriously injured in an automobile accident.

06/23/2014

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Sally Field To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame Monday

The star honors the two-time Oscar winner and three-time Emmy winner for a nearly 50-year career that started out with her playing light-weight roles on sitcoms — literally.

05/04/2014

Juanita Moore, Academy Award nominated actress, died Jan. 1, 2014. She was 99. (credit: Kristian Dowling/Getty Images)

Juanita Moore, Oscar Nominated Actress, Dies At 99

Juanita Moore, a groundbreaking actress and an Academy Award nominee for her role as Lana Turner’s black friend in the classic weeper “Imitation of Life,” has died.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/01/2014

Actress Angelina Jolie accepts the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award on stage during the 2013 Governors Awards, presented by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), at the Grand Ballroom of the Hollywood and Highland Center in Hollywood, California, November 16, 2013.  (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Jolie, Martin Moved To Tears At Governors Awards

Angelina Jolie, Steve Martin and Angela Lansbury were moved to tears at the film academy’s fifth annual Governors Awards.

11/17/2013

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24:  Actress Jennifer Lawrence reacts after winning the Best Actress award for "Silver Linings Playbook" during the Oscars held at the Dolby Theatre on February 24, 2013 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Complete List Of Oscar Winners

Here is a list of the Oscar nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards being handed out Sunday in Hollywood.

02/24/2013

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‘5 BROKEN CAMERAS’ Director Talk About Oscar Nominated Documentary

Co-Director of The Academy Award nominated documentary feature 5 BROKEN CAMERAS, Emad Burnat, visited the KCAL9 studios Saturday morning to talk about his film, which is the first-ever Palestinian movie to be nominated in this category.

02/23/2013

Protesters say "Zero Dark Thirty" glorifies torture. (credit: CBS)

Oscar-Nominated ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Picketed By People Who Say Movie Advocates Torture

The critics agree “Zero Dark Thirty” — a film depicting the decade-long hunt for Osama bin Laden — is gritty and moving.

01/11/2013

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Crystal To The Rescue For 84th Academy Awards Show

The Oscar ceremony has much to prove Sunday, including whether a blockbuster-free field can draw a TV audience and if Billy Crystal’s host routine remains a crowd-pleaser.

02/25/2012

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Post-Oscar Embarrassments

And I don’t want to get too personal, but Ellen Burstyn lost to Julia Roberts, in Requiem for a Dream, and Erin Brockovich, respectively. Watching Brokovich was like watching …

02/24/2012

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Scorsese’s ‘Hugo’ Leads Oscars With 11 Nominations

Actress Jennifer Lawrence and Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Tom Sherak announced the 2012 Academy Award nominees from Beverly Hills Tuesday morning.

CBS Los Angeles–01/24/2012

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Oprah Wins Honorary Oscar For Philanthropic Work

Oprah Winfrey says she understands why some balked when the film academy announced it would give her an honorary Oscar for her humanitarian contributions.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2011

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Hollywood Producer Gilbert Cates Dies At 77

Legendary Hollywood producer Gilbert Cates has died at the age of 77. Cates’ body was found in a parking lot at UCLA. Authorities believe he died Monday, according to TMZ.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/01/2011

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