Jazz up an Oscars party with cheese, fresh toppings

The problem with hosting an Oscars viewing party is that the bar is set...ourselves that. Plus, setting out an Oscars-worthy spread isn't all that hard...taste better at room temperature. OSCARS VIEWING PARTY FOODJazz up a tub of...

Oscar Pistorius released from jail, moves to house arrest

JOHANNESBURG - Oscar Pistorius spent Tuesday at his uncle's mansion after being moved...with tree-lined streets where some foreign ambassadors live."Oscar is here, and Oscar is at home with the family," Anneliese Burgess, the spokeswoman...

Backstage at the Oscars: Nervous stars, controlled chaos

...no stranger to the Oscars stage, looked relieved...performance, asking longtime Oscar writer Bruce Vilanch...Three 6 Mafia gave the Oscar's first performance...Ludacris" Bridges, "The Oscars will never be the same." Two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks, a...

Oscars boost ABC to victory

...popular awards show may be losing its grip on viewers. The Oscars telecast, with Billy Crystal returning as host and The English...said Tuesday. Yet it drew the second-lowest ratings of any Oscar telecast since measurements were started in 1974. Only the...

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Networks to impose delays on Grammys, Oscars

...is still fresh on the minds of people who are televising the Oscars and Grammys. CBS said Thursday that it would impose a video...to use a five-second video and audio delay on the Feb. 27 Oscar telecast for the second straight year. Last year, only days...

New United CEO in hospital

CHICAGO - New United Continental Holdings CEO Oscar Munoz is in a Chicago hospital for an undisclosed reason, although...56-year-old suffered a heart attack."We have been informed by Oscar's family that he was admitted to the hospital on Thursday...

Maureen O'Hara, spirited star of 'Miracle on 34th Street,' 'The Quiet Man,' dies at 95

...good performances."She never was nominated for a competitive Oscar but received an honorary Academy Award last year.After her...My Valley.""How Green Was My Valley" went on to win five Oscars including best picture and best director for John Ford, beating...

Oscar Pistorius might not be moved to house arrest yet

JOHANNESBURG - Two days before he was due to leave prison, Oscar Pistorius' early release was suddenly put on hold Wednesday by South Africa's Department of Justice, which sent his case back...

Rangers continue their winning ways against the Flames

...passed Mark Messier for 10th on the Rangers' all-time games played list and New York beat the Calgary Flames 4-1 on Sunday.Oscar Lindberg, Kevin Klein and Derick Brassard also scored. The Rangers (6-2-2) have won three of their past five and earned...

Silver screen can be a party theme

...faux cobwebs and mossy swags with glitter and metallic stars. Better Homes & Gardens suggests spray-painting a few Ken dolls Oscar gold; they have a how-to guide at bhg.com. You could use the statuettes as holders for dramatic flower arrangements like...