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'SNL,' Westworld' lead Emmy Awards


But with both of these shows out of the picture, a number of nods for television's equivalent of the Oscars should go to newcomers like lavish period drama " The Crown " and its Netflix stable mate " Stranger Things ". There are also two out actors competing in the Guest Actress in a Drama Series category: Laverne Cox for her performance in Orange is the New Black and Shannon Purser for Stranger Things . Read More »

Surprising Emmy nominations you may have missed

By contrast, the TV movie category is a bit of a mess, with a pair of subpar HBO entries (" The Wizard of Lies " and " The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks ") joined by installments of " Black Mirror " and Masterpiece's " Sherlock " as well as NBC's latest Dolly Parton-inspired Christmas movie. Read More »

Why Rey Is Still Missing From Star Wars Monopoly


You might remember a popular "Where's Rey" campaign from previous year regarding Hasbro's Star Wars: Monopoly . Duffy said the company offered the updated version of the game to US retailers but "retailers had ample inventory so they did not choose to sell the new version". Read More »

Michiganders swept up in health care fraud investigation


The cases in Iowa were investigated by the Department of Health and Human Services - Office of the Inspector General, Drug Enforcement Administration, Iowa Department of Public Safety Division of Narcotics Enforcement and the Iowa Medicaid Fraud Control Unit. Read More »

Harry Styles suggests Dunkirk may be his one and only film


Harry Styles continues to make us swoon! I spent 10 years of my life dealing with one of the greatest characters in popular fiction. I really enjoyed this. The film's breakout stars Fionn Whitehead, Aneurin Barnard, Tom Glynn-Carney, Jack Lowden and Barry Keoghan are also there to celebrate the movie, along with a number of A-list guests - and one member of the royal family. Read More »

Manchester City to sign Kyle Walker from Tottenham for £50 million


If Pep wants Walker to join City on their pre-season tour of America they will need to act quickly, as they begin their tour with a Manchester Derby, against United, in Houston on 20 July. City have chased Walker since the end of last season with Bacary Sagna and Pablo Zabaleta leaving the club. Since Tottenham have already been linked to Pereira in the past few months, and his release clause seems pretty reasonable, it's an obvious move to do once Walker's departure is confirmed. Read More »

U.S. charges 412 people with healthcare fraud, opioid-related schemes


Almost 300 health care providers are being suspended or banned from participating in federal health care programs, Sessions said. The Justice Department said the people charged were illegally billing Medicare, Medicaid and the health insurance programme that serves members of the armed forces, retired service members and their families. Read More »

Rs 50000 Penalty on People Dumping Waste in River Ganga, Directs NGT


Last week, thermal power plants discharging effluents in the Ganga basin came under the radar of the National Green Tribunal which sought a report on whether they have adequate measures in place to prevent pollution of the river. The NGT also observed that there are fundamental errors in planning and regulation that have led to the failure of the cleaning of Ganga. In February, the tribunal had criticised the government agencies of wasting public money in the name of cleaning the river. Read More »

'Dota 2' has set a new esports prize pool record


It's also the biggest cash-pot in esports history. With more than 32 days remaining until the prize pool funding period ends, it's anyone's guess as how much money the tournament contestants will ultimately be vying for. There's still one month left for that total to increase. The International Dota 2 Championship takes place at Seattle's KeyArena. To put this value in context, GameSpot collected some data. Read More »

Trailer Released For Final Season Of Teen Wolf


Meanwhile, it is undeniable that the new trailer is something viewers have been looking forward to. Howl at the moon one last time! The trailer starts with a female voice stating, "Something's happening in Beacon Hills, to the people here". Read More »

Zlatan Ibrahimovic 'to be offered new Manchester United deal'


However, the big Swede has stunned the medical staff by making swift progress, and he is now expected to return in October. You thought this was enough to keep him out? Manchester United could be set to give legendary striker, Zlatan Ibrahimovic another crack at the Premier League despite the 35-year-old Swede now being sidelined by a knee injury. Read More »

PM refuses to resign on demand of 'conspirators'


A cursory glance at the history of Calibri reveals it became the default font on Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, and WordPad in 2007. The Express Tribune says that Pakistan's court-appointed investigators sent the documents off to a lab for examination. Read More »

Kesha Does What She Wants on Empowerment Anthem 'Woman'


Joined by the Dap-Kings Horns, the star dances and sings in Oddity Bar - a country and drag bar in Delaware. Rainbow is out august 11. "I love the music I have made before, but it was amusing to me that I would go play huge EDM festivals and then I'd go onto my tour bus and get out my record player and put on Iggy Pop, Rolling Stones , Beach Boys, T Rex, Dolly Parton , James Brown, Beatles, The Sweet; any of those records", she writes. Read More »

Pair Named to Nagurski Trophy Watch List


As a redshirt freshman, Gates started all 10 games he played in 2015, earning a spot on BTN's All-Bowl Team for his effort against UCLA. Moore has 260 career tackles and needs 47 to move into the school's all-time top-10 list. The award is presented to the nation's best interior lineman, whether they be on the offensive or defensive line. The Bronko Nagurski Trophy victor will be chosen from those five finalists. Read More »

Founding member of 2 Live Crew dead at 53


Mixx and Amazing Vee . Campbell left the group acrimoniously in the 1990s, although Fresh Kid Ice carried on and is the only member to have appeared on all of 2 Live Crew's albums. Their arrests came three days after a federal judge ruled that the 2 Live Crew's third studio album was obscene, making it illegal to sell the record in South Florida. Read More »

Watch the 69th Emmy Awards Nominations LIVE This Thursday

In the Limited Series category, eyes will be on big names like Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidmanand their HBO series Big Little Lies , though FX's Fargo is also a perennial contender, and there's speculation that there will be nominations for this season's stars Ewan McGregor and Carrie Coon. Read More »

What Happened When The Duchess Of Cambridge Met Queen Letizia


Kate Middleton has a fashion rival in town as Queen Letizia has often been dubbed Spain's version of the Duchess of Cambridge . Wearing a laced Marchesa gown that sported a ruffled, elbow-length sleeves and a shocking plunging neckline, Middleton marked one of her most revealing public looks yet, E! Duchess of Cambridge wore the tiara of Princess Diana . Read More »

Outlander will return in September and prove again that love is real


Moore ( "Battlestar Galactica", "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine", "Star Trek: The Next Generation" ). "Getting to see the ways in which Jamie and Claire grew and changed over the course of their 20-year separation is a very exciting prospect". Now pregnant with Jamie's child, she struggles with the fallout of her sudden reappearance and its effect on her marriage to her first husband, Frank. Read More »

Selena Gomez Spills on Her Favorite Canadian The Weeknd!


One of my good friends, Petra Collins , is from Toronto, I went to see her exhibit. Featuring Gucci Mane , the song sees Selena attempting to resist the affections of an admirer, who is just a little bit obsessed with her. This morning, the singer posted new clips to Instagram from the set of her new video, showing a rain-soaked Selena sitting at an abandoned dinner party. Read More »

The First The Walking Dead Season 8 Photo Is Finally Here


Yep, it's Daryl ( Norman Reedus ) and Carol ( Melissa McBride ), the rhyming-name duo who never met a walker they couldn't dispatch with extreme prejudice. The Walking Dead returns to AMC with Season 8 in October. Even Aaron merely giving Jerry an apple felt satisfying. (Season 8) is that times a million. Read More »

Corinne Olympios "Happy" to Attend 'Bachelor in Paradise' Reunion Show


The reunion special will reunite both of the former Season 4 cast members , Variety reports. The Sayulita, Mexico-based show now debuts August 14th, one week after it was originally scheduled to air. Corinne Olympios will return to " Bachelor in Paradise " after all. When asked how he would handle facing Olympios at the special if she were to attend, Jackson said he is a "very forgiving" person and has no plans to confront her. Read More »

Rep. Amodei Says Senate Needs to Fix Health Care Issues


Amodei says those are the people who are having the most hard time with the ACA. It is up to the United States Senate now. Well, in a way it depends on whether its creators are willing to go further than even Obamacare was willing to go - at least in one area. Read More »

Matt Reeves Confirms The Batman Is Starting Over From Scratch


Reeves was confirmed as the director for The Batman back in February . We still have quite a wait ahead of us if we want to learn anything really definitive about The Batman , the DC Extended Universe film starring Ben Affleck as the Caped Crusader and directed by War for the Planet of the Apes' Matt Reeves . Read More »

U.S. announces plan to renegotiate trade deal with South Korea


Since the agreement went into affect in 2012, "our trade deficit in goods with Korea has doubled from USD13.2 billion to USD27.6 billion, while United States goods exports have actually gone down", Lighthizer said in a statement. "Under the FTA, it is not necessarily obligatory for our side to comply with the USA proposal for amending the FTA", it said in a statement. A South Korean trade official told Reuters on Thursday that it will hold the proposed joint committee either in Seoul or ... Read More »

Kit Harington's Game of Thrones audition fails

The first über-interesting bit of new he dropped on Jimmy Kimmel Live! is that knowing how Spoiler-rabid we of the internet are, there were a few fake scenes shot to throw us off the plotline trail. This was agile and he could fight and move and I think it was a really interesting process just to take him out into this new look". Bloys said of the upcoming series: "I consider us incredibly fortunate to have a show that this many people have such interest in and that is such a good ... Read More »

Modi's policies created space for terrorists, claims Rahul


After the attack on Amarnath pilgrims, Rahul had said the PM "needs to accept responsibility" for the attack. Union minister Mahesh Sharma on Wednesday said that his visit to China was for an worldwide event and not for a bilateral meeting, days after Rahul Gandhi raised questions over union ministers going to that country amid the border tension. Read More »

Donald Trump, Jr: Where There's Smoke, There's Fire

Donald Trump tweeted that his son was "open, transparent and innocent". On Tuesday , Mr Trump Jr released a series of e-mails that revealed he had eagerly agreed to meet a woman he was told was a Russian government lawyer who might have damaging information about Democratic rival Hillary Clinton , as part of Moscow's official support for his father. Read More »

Bigg Boss as necessary as cricket in India


Asked whether he was a soft target, "I am a very hard target the pins are not holding on". The party also complained that the contestants' portrayal in the show is a statement of disrespect towards the Tamil values. Kamal Haasan suggested he wasn't really anxious about the group, saying he was sure "law and justice" machinery would protect him. On this note, the actor said, "I hope the Law will protect me". Read More »