Nominations

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | ‘Green Book’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. —Jan20, 2019—The race-themed road trip drama “Green Book” has driven off with the top honor at the Producers Guild Awards, besting awards favorites like “Roma,” ”A Star Is Born” and “Black Panther” at the guild’s untelevised ceremony Saturday night. Ten films were up for the Darryl F. Zanuck Award, including “BlacKkKlansman,” ”Bohemian … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | ‘Green Book’ takes top honor at the Producers Guild Awards

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. | Nominees for Screen Actors Guild Awards to be announced

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif.— The nominees for the Screen Actors Guild Awards will be announced Wednesday as the show prepares to celebrate its 25th anniversary. “Crazy Rich Asians” star Awkwafina and “Orange Is the New Black” actress Laverne Cox will read the nominations beginning at 7 a.m. Pacific at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, … Continue reading WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. | Nominees for Screen Actors Guild Awards to be announced

NEW YORK | Judge issues orders of protection in Cardi B case

NEW YORK — A judge has issued orders of protection against platinum rapper Cardi B in a case involving a melee at a New York strip club. Cardi B appeared in court Friday after a summons was issued on Oct. 1 for misdemeanor reckless endangerment and assault. Her lawyer has said she didn’t harm anybody. … Continue reading NEW YORK | Judge issues orders of protection in Cardi B case

NEW YORK | The Latest: Kendrick Lamar leads all Grammy nominees with 8

NEW YORK  — The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 61st annual Grammy Awards (all times local): 8:45 a.m. Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammys: He’s the lead nominee with eight. Thanks to curating the soundtrack to “Black Panther,” Lamar earned nominations that include album, song and record of the year. … Continue reading NEW YORK | The Latest: Kendrick Lamar leads all Grammy nominees with 8

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | The Latest: Best picture Golden Globe nominations announced

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.  — The Latest on the announcement of nominations for the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 5:45 a.m. The Golden Globe nominations for best actor in a limited series have been announced. The best actor nominees are: Antonio Banderas, “Genius: Picasso”; Darren Criss, “The Assassination of … Continue reading BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. | The Latest: Best picture Golden Globe nominations announced

BILLINGS, Mont. | Montana Sen. Jon Tester prevails despite battering by Trump

BILLINGS, Mont. — Only U.S. Sen. Jon Tester of Montana survived President Donald Trump‘s aggressive campaign to topple Democratic senators from Republican-leaning states who voted against his Supreme Court picks. The president and his surrogates returned repeatedly to Montana, North Dakota, Missouri and Indiana this election season, pounding on Tester and other incumbent Democrats who … Continue reading BILLINGS, Mont. | Montana Sen. Jon Tester prevails despite battering by Trump

NEW YORK | AP: Cardi B, Post Malone won’t compete for new artist Grammy

NEW YORK — Cardi B and Post Malone marked major breakthroughs in the last year, but the rap stars won’t compete for best new artist at the 2019 Grammy Awards. Cardi B, who earned two nominations at this year’s Grammys held in February, was not eligible for nomination because of her previous nominations. The Grammys, … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP: Cardi B, Post Malone won’t compete for new artist Grammy

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Swift wins at AMAs, encourages fans to vote

LOS ANGELES  — The Latest on the 2018 American Music Awards (all times local): 7:45 p.m. Taylor Swift won artist of the year at the American Music Awards. She beat out Drake, Ed Sheeran, Imagine Dragons and Post Malone at the fan-voted show Tuesday night. The singer, who opened up politically in a lengthy Instagram … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Swift wins at AMAs, encourages fans to vote

LANSING, Mich. | Whitmer, Schuette win Michigan governor nominations

LANSING, Mich. — Former Democratic legislative leader Gretchen Whitmer and GOP state Attorney General Bill Schuette won the nominations to run for Michigan governor on Tuesday, advancing to a fall showdown to succeed term-limited Republican Rick Snyder. Whitmer, the first woman to lead a Michigan state Senate caucus, beat former Detroit health director Dr. Abdul … Continue reading LANSING, Mich. | Whitmer, Schuette win Michigan governor nominations

Los Angeles News: Mayor Garcetti Nominates Dale Bonner to Police Commission, Cynthia McClain-Hill to DWP Commission

LOS ANGELES, CA — Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti yesterday nominated Dale Bonner to the Los Angeles Board of Police Commissioners and Cynthia McClain-Hill to the Board of Water and Power Commissioners. Bonner, who previously served as the State of California’s Secretary of Business, Transportation and Housing — a position that included oversight of the … Continue reading Los Angeles News: Mayor Garcetti Nominates Dale Bonner to Police Commission, Cynthia McClain-Hill to DWP Commission

Florida News: Human Trafficking Registration, Award Nominations Now Open

TALLAHASSEE, FL – Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi, along with the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking, the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice, the Florida Department of Children and Families and the University of Central Florida, would like to invite you to the 2018 Florida Human Trafficking Summit in Orlando, Florida on October 1, 2018 at the … Continue reading Florida News: Human Trafficking Registration, Award Nominations Now Open

NEW YORK | Tina Fey’s ‘Mean Girls,’ ‘SpongeBob’ musical lead Tony nods

NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Fey’s musical “Mean Girls,” which she adapted from her much-beloved and oft-quoted 2004 high school comedy movie, and the goofy undersea adaptation from the cartoon “SpongeBob SquarePants: The Musical” lead the Tony Award nominations with dozen nods each. A British revival of “Angels in America,” Tony Kushner’s monumental, two-part drama … Continue reading NEW YORK | Tina Fey’s ‘Mean Girls,’ ‘SpongeBob’ musical lead Tony nods

The Latest: 90th annual Oscar nominations are announced

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif/January 23, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— The Latest on the announcement of nominees for the 90th annual Oscar nominations announced Tuesday by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences from Beverly Hills, California (all times local): 5:20 a.m. The Oscar nominees for best cinematography in a motion picture have been announced by the film academy. … Continue reading The Latest: 90th annual Oscar nominations are announced

‘Three Billboards’ tops SAG noms, ‘Big Sick’ bounces back

NEW YORK /December 13, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — In nominations announced Wednesday, the 24th Screen Actors Guild Awards heartily endorsed the Frances McDormand-led revenge drama “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,” offered swift redemption for the Golden Globes-overlooked romantic comedy “The Big Sick” and left many Oscar favorites empty handed. Martin McDonaugh’s “Three Billboards” led all films … Continue reading ‘Three Billboards’ tops SAG noms, ‘Big Sick’ bounces back

Surrounded by scandal, Globes turn to old favs & fresh faces

NEW YORK / December 12, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Guillermo del Toro’s Cold War-era fairytale “The Shape of Water” swam away with a leading seven Golden Globes nominations on Monday and the HBO drama “Big Little Lies” came away with six nods. But nobody made landing a Globe nomination look easier than Christopher Plummer. Just two … Continue reading Surrounded by scandal, Globes turn to old favs & fresh faces

‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Big Little Lies’ lead Golden Globes

NEW YORK / December 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — Guillermo del Toro’s Cold War-era fairytale “The Shape of Water” swam away with a leading seven nominations from the Golden Globes, while the HBO drama “Big Little Lies” led the television nominees with six nods. In what’s been seen as a wide-open Oscar race so far, several … Continue reading ‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Big Little Lies’ lead Golden Globes

The Latest: Kristen Bell stays warm before Globes noms

LOS ANGELES / December 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  The Latest on nominations for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards (all times local): 5 a.m. Decked in a large cozy sweater, actress Kristen Bell is sipping coffee and staying warm before she takes the stage to announce the nominees for the 75th Golden Globe Awards. Journalists … Continue reading The Latest: Kristen Bell stays warm before Globes noms

Nominations for 75th annual Golden Globes coming Monday

NEW YORK /December 11, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) — When nominations for the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards are announced Monday morning, the shadow of sexual misconduct scandals will be hard to avoid. The nominations will begin at 8:15 a.m. EST. A second batch of nominees will follow live on NBC’s “Today” show, where less than two … Continue reading Nominations for 75th annual Golden Globes coming Monday

Governor’s Council on Disability seeks nominations for annual awards

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/November 1, 2017 (STL.News) – The Governor’s Council on Disability is currently accepting nominations for its 2017 annual awards, including the Inclusion Award, the Youth Leadership Award, and the Website/IT Award. The deadline for submitting nominations is January 31, 2018. The Governor’s Council on Disability promotes full participation and inclusion of the nearly … Continue reading Governor’s Council on Disability seeks nominations for annual awards