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Emmys 2017: Complete winners list
The 2017 Emmys proved to be an historic night, with several stars setting records in the TV world. Lena Waithe broke down barriers, being the first black woman to win an Emmy for her writing in “Master of None.” In addition to Waithe, "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfus won best actress in a comedy
Emmys 2017: What to expect from the awards show
The stars of the small screen will be out Sunday night for the 69th Primetime Emmy Award, set to take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Though the annual TV awards show once took a Hollywood backseat to the Academy Awards, the growing prestige of television has drawn a growing number
Emmy Award nominations 2017: A complete list
The nominations for the 69th annual prime-time Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning. "Veep" star Anna Chlumsky and former "Criminal Minds" star Shemar Moore announced the nominations from the Wolf Theatre in the Saban Media Center in North Hollywood, California. Comedian Stephen Colbert is
Bill Maher makes on-air apology for racial slur, says Kathy Griffin 'owes me a fruit basket for keeping her off the front page'
Bill Maher on Friday night hosted the first episode of HBO 's "Real Time with Bill Maher" since using a racial slur during an interview last week with Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska). The polarizing comedian and talk show host issued an apology last Saturday, but Friday's show marked his first on-air
Bill Maher to remain on air after outrage over racial slur
Amid outrage that he used a racial slur on the air, HBO said Bill Maher will return to his weekly show Friday night to address the incident. "Bill Maher's show will air as regularly scheduled Friday night," the cable network said in a statement Monday. The network added that Maher will address his
Former White House press officer Boris Epshteyn under investigation in Russia probe
The Congressional investigation of Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election continues to grow, as yet another Trump associate, Boris Epshteyn, has acknowledged that he has received a request from for information from lawmakers. Epshteyn, a Trump campaign adviser who briefly served in
The Note: GOP congressman calls for special prosecutor for Trump-Russia
Trump’s first 100 days with ABC’s RICK KLEIN and SHUSHANNAH WALSHE Day No. 39 The big story: Of all the bubbling questions and potential scandals of the early Trump administration, the one that now appears likely to hold is about Trump campaign contacts with Russians. There are sufficient questions
Pelosi: President Trump 'has nothing to show' for 1st month in office except 'fear'
House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said that President Trump will have no positive achievements to point to when he gives his first address to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night. "He has nothing to show for it but fear in every way," Pelosi told ABC News chief anchor George Stephanopoulos
White House spokesperson on call for special prosecutor in Russia probe: We're not 'there yet'
A White House spokesperson pushed back on calls for a special prosecutor to investigate Russia's alleged interference in the presidential election , suggesting such talk is premature. "I don't think we're there yet," said Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the White House's deputy principal press secretary,
GOP congressman says special prosecutor needed to investigate Russia election meddling
California Republican Rep. Darrell Issa said a special prosecutor is needed to investigate into Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 presidential election . Bill Maher asked Issa during an interview on his show "Real Time" about reports that members of President Trump 's campaign had contact with