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Cheryl Boone Isaacs is the first black president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, and only the third female president. Chris Pizzello/AP hide caption

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New Academy President Pushes For More Diverse Voting Members

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Sriracha chili sauce bottles are produced at the Huy Fong Foods factory in Irwindale, Calif. Nick Ut/AP hide caption

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Sriracha-Maker Given More Time To Contain Spicy Fumes

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Chinese billionaire Xander Feng, played by Terry Chen, shakes hands with Francis Underwood, played by Kevin Spacey, in Netflix's House of Cards. Nathaniel E. Bell/Courtesy of Netflix hide caption

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To Play The Part, Actors Must Talk The Talk — In Chinese

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Buddy Esquire was a prolific handbill artist in hip-hop's early days in the South Bronx. He taught himself how to draw and different styles of lettering by checking out books from the local library — and his flyers are some of the only surviving documents from hip-hop's birth. Courtesy of Cornell University Hip Hop Collection hide caption

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Fred Ho practices his baritone saxophone in a dressing room before a performance. Joseph Yoon/Courtesy of Fred Ho hide caption

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Iconoclastic Musician Takes Measure Of His Life: 'I Became A Fighter'

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Game show contestant Arthur Chu with host Alex Trebek on the set of Jeopardy! Courtesy of Jeopardy Productions, Inc. hide caption

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Asian-American Contestant, 'Villain' Of 'Jeopardy,' Set To Return

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Deborah Parker, vice chair of the Tulalip Tribes of Washington state, reacts to President Barack Obama signing the Violence Against Women Act in 2013 in Washington. Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP hide caption

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For Abused Native American Women, New Law Provides A 'Ray Of Hope'

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The Sons of Confederate Veterans submitted this license plate design to the state of Georgia, which recently approved it. AP hide caption

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Georgia Clears The Road For Confederate-Themed License Plate

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The 442nd Regimental Combat Team, shown here in a 1944 photo taken in France, returned home from World War II as one of the most decorated U.S. military units. Courtesy of National Archives hide caption

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Rabbi Stephen Leon leads a Friday night service at B'nai Zion synagogue in El Paso, Texas. Leon has converted crypto-Jews in the region. Courtesy of Peter Svarzbein/ mongovision.com hide caption

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Bobby Worthy, President of The Justice League, leads a chant outside of the Duval County Courthouse during the trial of Michael Dunn in Jacksonville, Fla., on Saturday. Reuters /Landov hide caption

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Another Murder Case In Florida Sparks National Outrage

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