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After tense exchange, Aaron Hernandez murder trial resumes

A bullet recovered from a .22 caliber gun on Landry Avenue, left, is compared against one recovered from the home of Aaron Hernandez, right, on the monitor during the murder trial for former NFL player Hernandez at the Bristol County Superior Court in Fall River, Ma., Monday, Feb. 23, 2015 in Fall River, Mass. Hernandez is accused of killing Odin Lloyd on the morning of June 17, 2013. (AP Photo/The Boston Globe, Dominick Reuter, Pool)

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Two women who cleaned the home of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez testified Monday at his murder trial that they saw guns stashed in three places in his house before the killing.

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Nielsen: Oscars viewership down 16 percent

Host Neil Patrick Harris speaks at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Oscar viewership was down 16 percent from last year and reached its lowest point since 2009, with 36.6 million people watching the Neil Patrick Harris-hosted awards show on ABC Sunday night.

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Disney animators win Oscar 2 years in a row

This file image released by Disney shows animated characters Hiro Hamada, voiced by Ryan Potter, right, and Baymax, voiced by Scott Adsit, in a scene from "Big Hero 6." For the second year in a row, Disney Animation won an Oscar for best animated feature, as “Big Hero 6” followed up last year’s “Frozen” win. (AP Photo/Disney, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Walt Disney Co. proved Sunday that its power doesn’t only come from Pixar.

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Correction: Bobbi Kristina Brown story

ATLANTA (AP) — In a Feb. 22 story about Bobbi Kristina Brown, The Associated Press reported erroneously where Brown has been hospitalized. Police said Brown was first taken to North Fulton Hospital in Roswell, Georgia, after she was found unresponsive Jan. 31. She is now being treated at Emory University Hospital.

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‘Birdman’ tops Oscars defined by advocacy, originality

Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu attends the 87th Academy Awards - 21st Century Fox and Fox Searchlight Oscar Party at BOA Steakhouse on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015 in West Hollywood, Calif. (Photo by Omar Vega/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood is smarter than you thought. Whether by design or chance, the 87th Academy Awards elegantly and subtly shifted the tone of the season from a reductive fixation on snubs and fact-checking to a positive celebration of original filmmaking and purposeful advocacy for causes as diverse as immigration, suicide and equal rights.

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