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Palestinian Arab Idol TV show winners Yaacoub Shahin (center), Ammar Mohammed (left) and Amir Dandan stand on stage during the final in the pan-Arab song contest on Feb. 25, 2017 at MBC studios in Zouk Mosbeh, north of Beirut. Anwar Amro/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hollywood Speaks Out About Politics

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Ahead Of Oscars, Costa Rica's President Makes Video For Nominee Emma Stone

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'The Americans' Showrunners On Writing Cold War-Era Drama Amid New Russian Relations

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From left to right, Salvatore Corsitto as Bonasera, James Caan as Santino 'Sonny' Corleone and Marlon Brando as Don Vito Corleone in 'The Godfather'. Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images hide caption

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'Take The Cannoli': 45 Years Spent Quoting 'The Godfather'

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Danielle Russell admires her new eyelashes after her session at Elle salon. Marian Carrasquero/NPR hide caption

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How The Long-Lash Look Went From The Red Carpet To Everyday Life

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Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences President Cheryl Boone Isaacs speaks onstage during the 88th Annual Academy Awards at the Dolby Theatre on February 28, 2016 in Hollywood, California. Kevin Winter/Getty Images hide caption

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'Get Out' Offers Sharp Satire Along With The Scares

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