Posted: 5:13 am Tuesday, February 28th, 2017

 

By Mimi Lawson

Over 24 hours after presenter Faye Dunaway mistakenly announced “La La Land” as the Best Picture winner, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has issued a statement on the mishap. Accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, which tallies Academy Awards votes, apologizing to all involved and said that Dunaway and Beatty “had mistakenly been given the wrong category envelope and when discovered, was immediately corrected.”

In a press briefing Monday, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced that a private mission around the moon is scheduled for 2018. “Like the Apollo astronauts before them, these individuals will travel into space carrying the hopes and dreams of all humankind, driven by the universal human spirit of exploration,” the company said in a press release.

 

Bob Harper was hospitalized after suffering a heart attack recently. Harper was taken to a hospital and claims that he was in a coma for two days. His doctors have reportedly not cleared him to fly and return to his home in Los Angeles.

If you just can’t get enough of Facebook, now you can get the popular social media platform’s new video app for your TV. Samsung Electronics announced Monday that a new TV app is available on Samsung Smart TVs, including the 2017 QLED TV lineup.

Students, parents and teachers in Brandon are mourning the loss of 2 beloved educators in an apparent double murder suicide. The ex-husband of one the women is the shooter.

The Curtis Reeves, “Stand Your Ground” hearing continues today in Pasco. Reeves is on trial for shooting another patron at a Wesley Chapel movie theater last year.