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In this April 15, 1975 file photo, Heavyweight boxing champion Muhammad Ali, and Little Muhammad Ali, his 2 1/2 year old son, arrive at Miami Beach, Fla. Muhammad Ali's son, who bears the boxing great's name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to unconstitutional profiling, a family friend said Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. (AP Photo/File)

Muhammad Ali’s son detained at airport: ‘Are you Muslim?’

- Associated Press

Muhammad Ali’s son, who bears the boxing great’s name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to unconstitutional profiling, a family friend said Saturday.

Actress Jane Fonda speaks at a press conference for indigenous rights, in Edmonton Alta, on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

Global Green honors Standing Rock activists, Hollywood celebs

Hollywood celebrities and Standing Rock activists were honored in Los Angeles Wednesday at sustainability advocate Global Green’s 14th annual Pre-Oscar Gala. “We don’t have a lot of time,” Jane Fonda said. “There is going to be a tipping point beyond which the planet and the climate won’t be able to heal. The way the predator in chief (President Trump) feels about women is how these extractors feel about the earth: ‘Who cares?’” she said.

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n this Feb. 18, 2017, photo, Teams compete against each other playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive during the Dreamhack Masters e-sports tournament at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. A permanent 15,000 square-foot e-sports facility is scheduled to open in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

Appealing to millennials, Las Vegas gets e-sports arena

- Associated Press

The arena has all the features that a professional sports venue needs: stands, warm-up areas for teams, massive screens for spectators and a broadcast platform for commentators. But what distinguishes this new Las Vegas arena is its dozens of video game consoles.

New York Times to broadcast 'truth' ad during Academy Awards

- Associated Press

The New York Times will broadcast a commercial called "The Truth Is Hard" during Sunday's Academy Awards, just days after the company and other news organizations were blocked from joining an informal, on-the-record White House press briefing.

FILE - In this Sept. 9, 2007, file photo, Willie Nelson performs at Farm Aid on Randall's Island in New York.   Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market.  (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow, File)

Celebrities launch pot brands as California legalizes drug

- Associated Press

Country singer Willie Nelson, the children of the late reggae icon Bob Marley and comedian Whoopi Goldberg are just a few of the growing number of celebrities publicly jumping into the marijuana industry and eyeing the California pot market, which is expected to explode after voters legalized the recreational use of weed.

This image released by Netflix shows a scene from the documentary "White Helmets." The 40-minute Netflix documentary, is nominated for an Oscar for Best Documentary Short. A 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer Khaled Khateeb, one of three people credited for cinematography, has been blocked from traveling to Los Angeles for the Oscars.  (Netflix via AP)

Syrian who worked on nominated film can't attend Oscars

- Associated Press

U.S. immigration authorities are barring entry to a 21-year-old Syrian cinematographer who worked on a harrowing film about his nation's civil war, "The White Helmets," that has been nominated for an Academy Award.

Sweet Briar College class explores creation of sounds

- Associated Press

Drums boom across speakers in the new Sound Art Production and Analysis Lab at Sweet Briar College. Rattling that resembles maracas joins in and then is engulfed by a person speaking in Spanish.

FILE - In this Oct. 10, 2016 file photo, Iranian director Asghar Farhadi poses for a photo during the premiere of his film, "The Salesman, in Paris.  The Oscar-nominated Iranian film director has sent a video message to a rally attended by celebrities and top talent agents to thank the Hollywood community for its support during his boycott of the awards ceremony. Last month, after U.S. President Donald Trump issued an executive order temporarily banning immigrants from seven Muslim majority countries, including Iran, Asghar Farhadi decided to boycott the Oscars. (AP Photo/Michel Euler, File)

Iranian director sends video to message to US rally

Associated Press

An Oscar-nominated Iranian film director has sent a video message to a rally attended by celebrities and top talent agents. It's intended to thank the Hollywood community for its support during his boycott of the awards ceremony.

State officials striving to retain women anglers

- Associated Press

Only 18 percent of anglers in Pennsylvania are women, and they drop out of the sport faster than men, the executive director of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission said Feb. 15, 2017, in his annual report to the legislature.

Lin-Manuel Miranda is seen during rehearsals for the 89th Academy Awards on Friday, Feb. 24, 2017. The Academy Awards will be held at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday, Feb. 26. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

Legend, Miranda, Bareilles make Oscar rehearsals musical

- Associated Press

Lin-Manuel Miranda owned Friday's Oscar rehearsals. He sang a tune from "La La Land," posed like John Travolta in "Saturday Night Fever," invoked a 1990s Billy Crystal Oscar monologue, and reprimanded his dad from the stage for having his cellphone light on.