[LOS ANGELES] The body that hands out the Oscars on Friday sought to distance itself from a furor over the Academy Award nomination of a film about two boys who murdered a British toddler in 1993...

[LOS ANGELES] US comedian and actor Kevin Hart announced on Tuesday that he would be hosting the 91st Academy Awards in February.

[LOS ANGELES] Organisers of the Oscars - under fire for plummeting ratings and accused of elitism - on Wednesday announced the creation of a new category to honour top blockbusters and said they...