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Around the remote: Chuck Barney's TV picks for Feb. 26-March 4

DON'T MISS: The 89th Academy Awards - Welcome to the big time, Jimmy Kimmel. The late-night goofball takes his first crack at hosting Hollywood's biggest bash and we wouldn't be at all surprised if politics is among the prime topics of conversation. (Go easy on those Mean Tweets). As for the movies, "La La Land" leads the nomination list with a record-tying 14 and is a good bet to dance off with the biggest prize of the night. Scheduled performers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Auli'i Cravalho, Sting, Justin Timberlake and John Legend. 5:30 p.m. PT Sunday (8:30 ET), ABC.

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Aaron Kaufman revs up his post-'Fast N Loud' future

When the news came out just before Christmas that "Fast N' Loud" mechanic Aaron Kaufman would be bidding farewell to his co-star Richard Rawlings, it was a shock to some fans of Discovery's car-restoration series. After all, the Dallas-based reality TV show has been a huge success since its debut in 2012 and helped turn their Gas Monkey Garage into an internationally known brand and business empire.

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NBC banking on viewers being 'Taken' with new series

The team behind the new NBC drama "Taken" have a very particular set of skills. Skills they have acquired over very long careers. Skills they hope will make "Taken" a nightmare for other networks. They want their show to find viewers and kill in the ratings.

 

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Rally for transgender rights in Tacoma

Opponents of Initiative 1552, which would amend state policies protecting transgender people, gathered Saturday in Tacoma.
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Rally for transgender rights in Tacoma 2:18

Rally for transgender rights in Tacoma

Bethel girls survive a Matz-led Wilson rally to eliminate the Rams 1:32

Bethel girls survive a Matz-led Wilson rally to eliminate the Rams

Enumclaw coach Terry Johnson discusses loss to Union, trip to Tacoma Dome 1:10

Enumclaw coach Terry Johnson discusses loss to Union, trip to Tacoma Dome

Vashon's season ends with loss to King's Way Christian in 1A state regional 2:01

Vashon's season ends with loss to King's Way Christian in 1A state regional