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Stories with person: Gregory Peck
  • Real-life drama playing out in fight radio pioneer's fortune 
    Updated: Jan-24-16 11:24 am

    Himan Brown might have titled it: "The Brouhaha Over the $100 Million Estate."

  • Wider change in Hollywood sought after Academy reforms story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jan-23-16 3:07 pm

    NEW YORK - The widespread outrage over two straight years of largely white Oscar nominees coalesced behind three damning, viral words: "OscarsSoWhite." The hashtag, which activist April Reign is credited with creating, lent social-media unity to a tide of frustration that on Friday led to diversity reforms announced by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

  • Path to reform for Oscars starts with studios, academy 
    Updated: Jan-20-16 4:30 pm

    NEW YORK - Change at the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences, where membership is for life, does not come easily. As Spike Lee said on Tuesday, its 6,000-plus membership can't be changed "hocus pocus, presto chango" overnight.

  • Mozambique park sees wildlife numbers grow in wake of war 
    Updated: Jan-10-16 2:31 pm

    JOHANNESBURG - Lions are getting pregnant and the waterbuck population is soaring at one of Mozambique's main national parks, once the scene of fighting during a civil war which virtually wiped out the park's lions, elephants and many other species.

  • Mozambique park sees wildlife numbers grow in wake of war story has photos
    Updated: Jan-09-16 9:56 am

    JOHANNESBURG - Lions are getting pregnant and the waterbuck population is soaring at one of Mozambique's main national parks, once the scene of fighting during a civil war which virtually wiped out the park's lions, elephants and many other species.