• 'People v. OJ Simpson,' 'Game of Thrones' score top Emmy nominations
'People v. OJ Simpson,' 'Game of Thrones' score top Emmy nominations

Despite the Emmys' diversity accomplishments, with the exception of Netflix's Master of None - which landed four nominations including best comedy series - Asian-American and Latino talent was mostly shut out of major categories. Djawadi has only been nominated for one Emmy previously for his work on Game of Thrones in 2014 (and two other...

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  • Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington both open strongly at Troon
Rory McIlroy and Padraig Harrington both open strongly at Troon

Assisted by an outrageous eagle two at the third hole of the first round, the world number 13 signed for a five-under-par 66 on a relatively calm, sunny day at Royal Troon. 1. Lefty shot an 8-under 63 in the opening round of the British Open on Thursday, but he'll long remember the lipped-out putt at the 18th hole that cost him a chance at histor...

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  • Sotheby's to exhibit Bowie's art collection ahead of sale
Sotheby's to exhibit Bowie's art collection ahead of sale

A spokesperson for the Estate of David Bowie said: 'David's art collection was fuelled by personal interest and compiled out of passion. Bowie kept his life as an art collector private so the Sotheby's sale will be a first insight into a previously hidden side of the musician.

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  • Blake Lively, Kristen Stewart, Parker Posey Toast Woody Allen's
Blake Lively, Kristen Stewart, Parker Posey Toast Woody Allen's "Café Society"

And Woody, 80, also criticised Kristen for her looks and said she wasn't pretty enough. "He absolutely is regretting his decision, '" she laughed to Yahoo! "But, then, I was like, "I'm going to prove to this little dude that I can absolutely do this!" You're supposed to be pretty, '" she said.

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  • FX's
FX's "The Americans" Finally Earns Major Emmy Nominations

I get to live it every day". Which would make sense - according to the Emmys' own website , the eligibility period to receive a nomination runs from January 1, 2015 until December 31, 2015. Simpson: " American Crime Story ", not to be confused with ESPN's recent much-lauded 30 for 30 documentary "O.J.: "Made in America", scored the second most...

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  • Inches from history: Mickelson just misses record round at British Open
Inches from history: Mickelson just misses record round at British Open

Playing like a man two decades younger than his actual age of 46, the five-time major victor recorded eight birdies and lashed his approach on the last hole into the middle of the green, leaving five strides between Mickelson and the lowest score in the majors annals.

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  • Here Is the Complete List of the 2016 Emmy Nominations
Here Is the Complete List of the 2016 Emmy Nominations

Fox and Carrie Preston), but no love on the best drama front and no best actress nod for Julianna Margulies. Mr. Robot could have done even better, but for its first year, we'll settle for a best show nod and Malek's nomination . Although HBO claimed the most nominations and the top nominee with fantasy epic " Game of Thrones ", the chan...

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  • Wall Street sets another record as JPMorgan leads banks higher
Wall Street sets another record as JPMorgan leads banks higher

The improvement in job creation hinted at an improving economy and appeared to provide an incentive for an interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, but that could easily change. With Treasury yields low, investors don't need a lot of encouragement to buy shares. Europe's broad FTSEurofirst 300 index closed 0.86 percent higher, at 1,337.69.

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  • Trump ready to announce VP pick; Pence the favorite
Trump ready to announce VP pick; Pence the favorite

If Donald Trump has indeed chosen him as his vice-presidential running mate, it sets up a classic odd couple. Christie, in New Jersey, said in an interview with MSNBC, "No matter what phone call (Trump) makes to me today, I will take a deep breath and prepare for tomorrow".

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  • Emmy nominations 2016: 'People v. OJ' scores big
Emmy nominations 2016: 'People v. OJ' scores big

Vance as Johnnie Cochran, Sarah Paulson as Marcia Clark and Sterling K. Brown as prosecutor Christopher Darden. The main trophies will be handed out at the 68th Emmy Awards, which is scheduled to take place on September 18; Jimmy Kimmel will host.

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  • Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tied going into conventions - CBS/NYT poll
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump tied going into conventions - CBS/NYT poll

That includes a quarter who say it doesn't matter who wins: they're scared of both. Among Democrats, 43 percent say she did nothing wrong, and another 35 percent said she did something improper but not illegal. Most of the interviews for this poll were conducted before Clinton's former rival, Bernie Sanders, endorsed her for President. Last month, ...

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  • GfK Poll: More people think life improves under Clinton
GfK Poll: More people think life improves under Clinton

A set of Quinnipiac University polls released Wednesday brought welcome news for those aboard the Trump Train, with Trump edging Clinton 42% to 39% in Florida and 43% to 41% in Pennsylvania, while the pair tied at 41% each in Ohio. Hillary Clinton has a new ad out that hammers Donald Trump by letting him do almost all the talking - this time , i...

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  • 'People vOJ Simpson,' 'Game of Thrones' score top Emmy nominations
'People vOJ Simpson,' 'Game of Thrones' score top Emmy nominations

Robot ". Sarah Paulson is up for wins for both " American Horror Story: Hotel " and "The People vs. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story ". Black-ish star Anthony Anderson was expected to repeat in the comedy category, but the nominations for his show and for co-star Tracee Ellis Ross were very welcome additions.

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  • Jon Dorenbos Earns Golden Buzzer From Ne-Yo
Jon Dorenbos Earns Golden Buzzer From Ne-Yo

When we say magician, we're not talking about your insane uncle who pulls a quarter out of your ear. He advanced to this week's broadcast with a card trick last month. Along with the other veterans on the roster, Dorenbos is required to report to training camp with the Eagles on July 27th, one day after he's scheduled to return to America's Got Tal...

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  • Emmy nominations: 'People v. OJ' scores big
Emmy nominations: 'People v. OJ' scores big

Robot", " The Americans ". In Thursday's announcement of prime-time Emmy contenders, television academy voters also signaled their regard for what people of color are bringing to the industry table: Each of the top acting categories included at least one minority nominee .

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  • Trump postpones VP announcement, citing France attacks
Trump postpones VP announcement, citing France attacks

Newt Gingrich says he is still in the dark about whether Donald Trump will pick him to join the Republican ticket. On Fox, Gingrich pulled back the curtain on his two-and-a-half hour sit-down with the presumptive Republican nominee, and putting himself in Trump's shoes, explained various reasons why Pence might get chosen instead.

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  • Taylor Swift crowned world's top-earning artist in Forbes' celebrity rich list
Taylor Swift crowned world's top-earning artist in Forbes' celebrity rich list

Media moguls such as, Kim Kardashian West, Ellen Degeneres and dozens of other boldfaced names have quickly created a $200 million cottage industry around mobile games. Instead the honor this year goes to Beyonce and Jay Z - who earned $107.5 million over the last year, according to another report . Perry fell to No.

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  • Is Harry Potter and the Cursed Child coming to the big screen?
Is Harry Potter and the Cursed Child coming to the big screen?

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - the new J.K. Rowling play, which opens this month in London's West End - has had a movie-specific trademark filed by Warner Bros. Rowling has previously denied the play is becoming a film (although some have pointed out that her wording doesn't necessarily rule out it becoming a film in the future).

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  • Kristen Wiig Plays JoJo From 'The Bachelorette' In Hilarious 'Tonight Show' Interview
Kristen Wiig Plays JoJo From 'The Bachelorette' In Hilarious 'Tonight Show' Interview

She didn't stop there, though, saying that "it's a show" so sometimes they pretend but other times they "go all the way". In the final episode of the 20th season of The Bachelor , Ben Higgins chose Lauren Bushnell over Jojo. "Ben, you know, we went through a lot". Instead of admitting that she doesn't know the names of the suitors on the ...

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  • Judge Rejects Cosby's Request to Confront Accuser
Judge Rejects Cosby's Request to Confront Accuser

A Pennsylvania appeals court ruled that victims don't have to take the stand during preliminary hearings, and police can read those statements instead. That case involves the alleged rape and sexual assault of a woman at a July 4, 2015, barbeque at a Warrington home by Maxwell L. Dolan, 20, of CT. Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele...

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