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A Star Is Born has received eight nominations at the upcoming Academy Awards, including in the category of best original song for "Shallow." Warner Bros. Pictures hide caption

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Beyond 'Shallow': A Look At The Oscars Picks For Best Original Song

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Thrift Stores Say They're Swamped With Donations After 'Tidying Up with Marie Kondo'

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The 10-Year Challenge has gone viral on platforms like Facebook, but some worry about how the data will be used. Eric Baradat/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Could The 10-Year Challenge Be Putting Your Data At Risk?

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The key to making the quintessential biscuit of the American South, like these from Callie's Charleston Biscuits Bakery in Charleston, S.C., is more about technique than a specific flour, some bakers say. Brett Flashnick/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Festival attendees wound up dragging their luggage to tents — and that's only one of the indignities documented in the Netflix film Fyre. Netflix hide caption

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Hulu And Netflix Release Documentaries To Shed Light On Failed Fyre Festival

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An Egg Surpassed Kylie Jenner's Record For Most-Liked Instagram Post

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