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  • Baker Mayfield, Lamar Jackson, Bryce Love announced as finalists for Heisman Trophy

    Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield made Heisman Trophy history just by being selected as a finalist. Mayfield, reigning Heisman winner Lamar Jackson of Louisville, and Stanfordrunning back Bryce Love were chosen as finalists for the 83rd Heisman Trophy on Monday night. The award for most outstanding college football player will...
  • NAACP Image Award Nominees Announced

    The 2018 NAACP Image Awards nominees have been announced in 56 categories representing motion picture, TV, recordings and literature. In the gospel category the nominees are: Outstanding Gospel/Christian Album (Traditional or Contemporary) •Close – Marvin Sapp •Crossover – Live From Music City – Travis Greene •Greenleaf Soundtrack – Volume...
  • Blake Shelton ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ Nomination Runs The Internet Amuck!

    Blake Shelton was named Sexiest Man Alive by People magazine, a first for any country singer, prompting The Voice judge to shake off his shyness about his looks. ‘I’ve been ugly my whole life,’ Shelton, 41, said in a statement on Tuesday. ‘If I can be sexy for a...
  • Reebok petitions the Academy to make a bet trainer’ award at the Oscars!

    On John Bailey’s first day as the new president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Reebok president Matt O’Toole wrote him an open letter, shared via Twitter. The message was not a congratulatory note from one head honcho to another, but instead a passionate proposal for creating a...
  • The Latest: Ostlund’s “The Square” wins Palme d’Or at Cannes

    CANNES, France (AP) — The Latest on the Cannes Film Festival (all times local): 8:15 p.m. The Cannes Film Festival jury has awarded its coveted Palme d’Or award to Ruben Ostlund’s “The Square.” “Oh my god! OK,” the Swedish filmmaker exclaimed after he bounded onto the stage to collect...
  • Middle School Student’s Superlative Award Makes Fun of Her ADHD

    A middle school in Georgia gave an eighth grader who has ADHD an award that says, “Most Likely to ‘Not Pay Attention.’” (Photo: www.fox5dc.com) Superlative awards are supposed to be a funny way to acknowledge students for their personalities, talents, or other nonacademic achievements. A middle school in Georgia...