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Top agency scraps Oscars’ party in protest at Trump

LOS ANGELES: One of the world's largest talent agencies has scrapped its pre-Oscars party in protest at President Donald Trump's travel ban, vowing instead to donate to civil rights groups, reports said Wednesday. Hollywood's United Talent Agency (UTA), which has 300 agents representing entertainers across North America and Europe, stages a lavish annual gala event at chairman Jim Berkus's Los Angeles mansion. But it plans this year to hold a rally instead at its Beverly Hills office two days ahead of the February 26…