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And the winner is … Suspense builds for 87th Oscars

Nicolas Giacobone, and from left, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo pose in the press room with the award for the best picture for “Birdman" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The long take of “Birdman” has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past took Hollywood’s top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality.

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SHOW BITS: Stars cruise red carpet fast lane

Nicolas Giacobone, and from left, Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, Alexander Dinelaris and Armando Bo pose in the press room with the award for the best picture for “Birdman" at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Show Bits brings you the 87th annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles through the eyes of Associated Press journalists. Follow them on Twitter where available with the handles listed after each item.

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High collars and a show of color on the Oscars red carpet

Emma Stone arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)

High collars replaced sexy cutouts, and Classic Hollywood in blacks and whites took hold of the Oscars red carpet Sunday night with help from a smoking Saint Laurent worn by Margot Robbie and a heavily pearled look for fashion It girl Lupita Nyong’o.

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Legendary jazz musician Clark Terry dead at 94

File-This June 13, 2001, file photo shows Quincy Jones, right, talking with jazz musician Clark Terry at a rehearsal of "Sonic Convergence," in New York. Terry, a legendary jazz trumpeter, who mentored Miles Davis and Jones and played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on "The Tonight Show," has died. He was 94.  (AP Photo/Stuart Ramson, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Legendary jazz trumpeter Clark Terry, who mentored Miles Davis and Quincy Jones and played in the orchestras of both Count Basie and Duke Ellington and on “The Tonight Show,” has died. He was 94.

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Goran Dragic arrives in Miami, eager for a fresh start

MIAMI (AP) — Goran and Zoran Dragic held up their new uniforms and smiled for the cameras, then followed Miami coach Erik Spoelstra’s lead and quickly made their way toward the Heat locker room.

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