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Trend Alert: Go for the Gold

Wanda Wen | Posted 04.07.2014 | Style
Wanda Wen

Unless you are finding yourself in sunny Southern California, we are all impatiently awaiting the return of blissful warmth and golden sunshine. Thankfully, spring is around the corner and gold is in the air! From Oscar statues to Olympic medals, gold is trending.

Oscar Statue Maker To Lay Off 100

AP | Posted 02.06.2013 | Entertainment

CHICAGO — The company that makes the gold-plated Oscar statues will lay off almost 100 employees in the process of being bought out. But some wo...

Oscars Sell For Over $3 Million

AP | Posted 04.30.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Fifteen Academy Awards statuettes from the 1930s and '40s, including the Best Screenplay Oscar given to Herman Mankiewicz for "Cit...

Academy Upset With Oscar Auction

AP | Posted 02.26.2012 | Entertainment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is not pleased with plans to auction off 15 Oscar statuettes from such films ...

Little Gold Men Fly To LA

AP | By SANDY COHEN | Posted 04.10.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Passengers on United Airlines Flight 531 from Chicago to Los Angeles didn't just get to travel with a world-famous celebrity, they also...

Academy: Labor Fight Shouldn't Derail Oscar Trophy

AP | Posted 02.08.2012 | Chicago

CHICAGO — A labor dispute at a Chicago manufacturing company could mean there are no new Oscar trophies at next year's Academy Awards. But the a...

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Oscar Statuette Manufacturers Hope Hollywood Can Help In Worker Wage Battle | Lizzie Schiffman | Posted 12.07.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- A stalemate between the company that manufactures the Oscar statuettes and its workers could amplify the drama at February's Academy Awards...