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The Academy Awards show are scheduled for Feb. 22 at the Kodak Theater in Hollywood.
The Oscar ballots must be returned to accounting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers by 5 p.m. Feb. 17 local time (0100 GMT Feb.18), five days before the awards are announced.
LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) -- Ballots for the 81th annual Academy Awards were mailed Wednesday to the 5,supra shoes,810 voting members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, organizers said.
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According to reports, two members of the municipal assembly of Ishigaki, Okinawa Prefecture, landed on an islet of the Diaoyu Islands and stayed there for a while Friday morning.