Wellington Daily News - Wellington, KS
Updated at 2:44 PM

It should be a battle between the killer B’s — “Boyhood” and “Birdman” — when the night’s biggest award is passed out Sunday at the 87th Academy Awards. The two films have split every industry and critic prize during the interminable awards season. Now, the ultimate showdown. If you go with the major guild organizations (actors, directors, producers), it will be “Birdman.” If you lean toward the critics groups and award shows (Golden Globes, Critics Choice, BAFTA), it will be “Boyhood.”

Updated at 2:40 PM

Attention China, Mark Zuckerberg just lobbed another friend request across the Pacific Ocean.

Updated at 2:37 PM

Will Smith can play comedy (“Men in Black”) and he can play drama (“Seven Pounds”). He’s done the bigger-than-life hero (“Ali”) and the slick wiseguy (“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”). In his newest film “Focus,” he delivers a serio-comic role as a...

Posted at 1:45 PM

Brazilians are paying more to fill their gas tanks even as oil's 49 percent rout in the past year drives down prices from New York to Tokyo.

Updated at 1:04 PM

The weatherman delivered on his promise of cold weather! That means staying in, staying warm and enjoying your favorite wintertime comfort foods. The problem is that often our favorite warm creamy comfort foods are loaded with calories and fat, and...

Posted at 12:45 PM

Neil Patrick Harris might use his job as Oscar host as a way to meet his favorite stars.

Posted at 12:30 PM

Hundreds of products are being pulled from store shelves after traces of peanut were found in ground cumin spice — a life-threatening danger to some people with peanut allergies.

Updated at 11:45 AM

I don’t think “Selma” should have been nominated for the Best Picture Oscar, though it was.I’m not upset that its star, David Oyelowo, or its director, Ava DuVernay, weren’t nominated. I wouldn’t have voted for them either.

Updated at 11:25 AM

A year after he took office, President Ronald Reagan placed Cuba on a list of state sponsors of terror for backing leftist guerrilla groups in Central and South America.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar