• 'Game of Thrones' tops Emmy nods, but streaming makes gains
'Game of Thrones' tops Emmy nods, but streaming makes gains

Actor Anthony Anderson from the ABC comedy Black-ish and Gilmore Girls actress Lauren Graham announced the nominees. In the age of Peak TV, the list of worthy contenders for the 2016 Emmy Awards was always going to be long, with even more inevitable snubs and omissions given how many worthy shows there are to choose from.

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  • 'Game of Thrones' earns leading 23 Emmy nominations
'Game of Thrones' earns leading 23 Emmy nominations

The hit show, based on George R.R. Martin's fantasy novel series " A Song of Ice and Fire ", was named outstanding drama series at last year's Emmy Awards. Across the lead and supporting acting categories, 18 people of color received nominations - an improvement over the 11 nominated past year, when Viola Davis became the first black woman to w...

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo sings TERRIBLY during Portugal's Euro 2016 homecoming
Cristiano Ronaldo sings TERRIBLY during Portugal's Euro 2016 homecoming

Lebouf argues that the award should have gone to Portugal defender Pepe for his starring performances during the tournament. Cristiano Ronaldo gave the Portuguese squad what has been described as an "unbelievable" half-time speech, telling his teammates he was "sure" they would beat France in their 1-0 Euro 2016 final victory despite having to ...

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  • Hillary Clinton fires up the Latino voters against Donald Trump
Hillary Clinton fires up the Latino voters against Donald Trump

Social media sentiment and the Real Clear Politics average of recent national polls tell a different story. Ultimately, out of 375 responses from readers, 171 respondents said they would support Jill Stein, more than twice as many as those who said they'd vote for Clinton (88).

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  • Here are the 2016 Emmy nominations
Here are the 2016 Emmy nominations

That's because the Netflix dramedy received only one nomination this year, for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series . Vying against "Thrones" for drama series honors this year are FX's " The Americans ", AMC's "Better Call Saul", PBS' "Downton Abbey", Showtime's " Homeland ", Netflix's "House of Cards" and USA's " Mr.

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  • Record-breaking Pokemon Go launches in UK
Record-breaking Pokemon Go launches in UK

United States senator Al Franken, who represents Minnesota, has written an open letter to the CEO of Pokemon Go developer Niantic Labs in which he expresses his concern with the game's privacy settings. When asked if police have received any reports of incidents in Ontario, Rektor replied: "I haven't heard of any but I'm sitting here pullin...

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  • Evolve Stage 2 Attracts 1 Million New Players Since Relaunch
Evolve Stage 2 Attracts 1 Million New Players Since Relaunch

Turtle Rock has revealed this week that Evolve's recent shift to free-to-play has done wonders for the game, bringing in over one million players. The announcement was made on Evolve's official Twitter account . Eager console players may not have to wait long until the free to play button is pressed by Turtle Rock Studios. Currently Evolv...

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  • US nowhere near community policing solution - Obama
US nowhere near community policing solution - Obama

By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information. Bryan Pendleton of National Black Police Association, who served for three decades in the San Diego Police Department, straddles the very fault lines the president highlighted in his memoria...

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  • Kim Kardashian Styles Caitlyn Jenner For ESPY Awards
Kim Kardashian Styles Caitlyn Jenner For ESPY Awards

Earlier in the day, Kardashian took to Snapchat to document the dress selection process. This is the first time Kim and Caitlyn have hung out in a while. Kim and designer Michael Costello posed for a photo with Caitlyn in the outfit, and shared it on Snapchat . The white off-the-shoulder dress hit just above the knee, with long cape-like...

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  • Jordan Rodgers Opens Up About Estranged Relationship With Brother Aaron
Jordan Rodgers Opens Up About Estranged Relationship With Brother Aaron

See you later, Alex . "Like, 'Oh, you deserve a great girl.' And for some reason, I never get to get one". In the photos published by the website, the pair is seen walking around, with JoJo dressed in a checked shirt, denim shorts and platform sandals, while Robby donned a pink button-down shirt over a white shirt and jeans for their date.

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  • 'Bachelorette' JoJo Fletcher's Proposal Sounds Like a Hot Mess
'Bachelorette' JoJo Fletcher's Proposal Sounds Like a Hot Mess

Bachelor and sports fans alike were shocked by Monday's episode of The Bachelorette , when contestant Jordan Rodgers aired out some family drama. His and JoJo's chemistry has been lacking since the get-go, really - JoJo didn't even want to touch him, it seemed like! In 2011 - the year the Green Bay Packers won the Super Bowl - Aaron and ...

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  • US Supreme Court Justice, Trump Waging War of Words
US Supreme Court Justice, Trump Waging War of Words

Justices are supposed to be above politics and political scandals, and, like Caesar's wife, above suspicion, when it comes to political prejudices. Justice Ginsburg later told CNN Trump was a "faker" and wondered,"how has he gotten away with not turning over his tax returns? ".

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  • Trump to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as vice president
Trump to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as vice president

Pence was left off of the Republican National Convention speakers' list, which was released Thursday morning. In the 2012 election when the two ran against one another, Pence took 49.6 percent of the vote to Gregg's 46.4 percent. But Trump also recently met with Christie and Gingrich on the phone or in person. "I have no information that I can ...

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  • 'The Dark Tower' Movie Is Actually a Sequel
'The Dark Tower' Movie Is Actually a Sequel

It's no secret that "The Dark Tower", one of Stephen King's most ambitious works, is now being adapted for the big screen. Who he is. And what his relationship to the Man in Black is. Now The Dark Tower movie is a reality and McConaughey is happy to talk about his character. The Dark Tower tries to be all-encompassing, and succeeds far more tha...

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  • Felix's double hopes gone, teen hurdler in
Felix's double hopes gone, teen hurdler in

Track and Field Trials. "I wasn't sure", Felix said. Bowie, who led throughout the final straight, finished in 22.25 seconds; Daejah Stevens (22.30) closed fast in the final 50, and Prandini (22.53) held off Allyson Felix (22.54), who was closing hard.

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  • Taylor Swift tops Forbes' list of highest paid celebrities
Taylor Swift tops Forbes' list of highest paid celebrities

Perry fell to No. 63 this year with $41 million. She outdid her ex-flame Calvin Harris, who was 21st on the list at $63 million. Although she is way behind last year's victor Floyd Mayweather with $300 million but she managed the top spot by a wide margin compared to competition.

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  • 'OJ,' 'Americans,' 'Robot' among top Emmy nominees
'OJ,' 'Americans,' 'Robot' among top Emmy nominees

She shares those nominations with co-director Khalil Joseph. It will also compete for outstanding directing for a variety special; lighting direction for a variety special; and technical direction, camerawork, video control for a limited series , movie or special.

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  • Derek Jeter, Hannah Davis Reportedly Married in Napa Valley
Derek Jeter, Hannah Davis Reportedly Married in Napa Valley

The couple started dating in 2012 after Jeter ended his 3-year relationship with actress Minka Kelly. Hannah Davis and Derek Jeter attended a gala at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art in May. E! News reports that Derek had never owned a pet before but Hannah's family had had Mastiffs growing up. "I feel like I have to share every oth...

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  • 2 people injured after being stabbed at Texas Wal-Mart
2 people injured after being stabbed at Texas Wal-Mart

Earlier in the day, Waters and two of his officers patrolled the streets of Dallas so that city's officers could attend funerals for their fallen colleagues, Senior Cpl Lorne Ahrens and Sgt Michael Smith. They are now in stable condition. "After further investigation, the Princeton Police Department is confident that the victims were not targeted...

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  • For Britain's Cameron, a gamble too far
For Britain's Cameron, a gamble too far

The prime minister quoted what he said was a message sent last September in which a Tory voter called Judith urged him to treat the then newly elected Labour leader gently. Also writing on Twitter Mr Davies described Mr Cameron as "A Prime Minister who rescued our economy and delivered for people in Wales". "I was the future once".

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