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13 September, 2017, 07:19 | Author: Christian Benson
  • Alexis Bledel won her first Emmy for Guest Actress in a Drama

In addition to sharing in the Tony Awards Emmy win, Corden also took home an Emmy Award for Carpool Karaoke Primetime Special 2017 (Outstanding Variety Special) for the second year in a row.

Lady Gaga also won an Emmy tonight for Outstanding Lighting for her epic Super Bowl Halftime Show.

Westworld (HBO): This is Westworld's first year in contention.

Town of Ramapo wants Amazon's proposed new headquarters
Amazon made the surprise announcement last week that it plans to open a second office in North America, nicknamed HQ2. Aurora, which shares Denver's metro area, will be bidding for the site, according to the city's development council.

House of Cards (Netflix): House of Cards is no stranger to the Emmys and has been nominated for its fifth consecutive season.

Following HBO closely is Netflix, which got a total of 16 awards - 10 more than a year ago - for shows including The Crown, House Of Cards, Master Of None and Stranger Things.

He told his wife to not bother coming to the awards ceremony - but accepting his award, he said that was probably a mistake. Stranger Things succumbs to some of those problems, but at least its '80s pastiche has some lightness and stylish humor along with its drawn-out, occasionally plodding narrative. Carpool Karaoke won the same award past year.

Hurricane Jose will do a loop-the-loop in the Atlantic. Then what?
Life-threatening storm surge and damaging winds are the likely main threats in the coming hours all across Florida's west coast. FEMA Chief Brock Long said he believed the Keys and Collier County in southwest Florida took the brunt of the storm .

Variety has slated NBC's "This Is Us" as most likely to win its category for best drama however, "The Handmaid's Tale" has proven to be an equally popular series and could cause some upsets on the night of the Emmys. While it's not the Primetime Emmys that many are more familiar with, it is still a big deal.

TV show This is Us also pulled out a big win with Gerald McRaney walking away with Award for Outstanding Guest Actor. For this year's show, 48% of Americans approve of the decision to select Stephen Colbert. Tune into the Emmy Awards ceremony hosted by Stephen Colbert, live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, 8:00-11:00 p.m. ET/5:00-8:00 p.m. PT, on CBS. The long-running NBC sketch series was up for 22 Emmys this year, tied for the most-nominated series with HBO's "Westworld".

Leah Remini won for outstanding informational series for her A&E series, Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.

US Issues Guidelines on Self-Driving Cars
Chao said the administration plans to send out principles for its long-awaited infrastructure spending plan later this fall. Tuesday's release of the DOT's AV guidance booklet follows the September 6 bipartisan approval by the U.S.

But it's not so hard to understand, he explains: "The Emmys pick what they like".


  • Hurricane Irma lashes Cuba; Jose poses threat elsewhere

    Hurricane Irma lashes Cuba; Jose poses threat elsewhere

    Cheetahs, horses and sloths have been evacuated ahead of the storm, and some of the animals were taken to a Key West Jail. Meanwhile, Irma has hit the Florida Keys, a chain of islands off the southern tip of Florida, with hurricane-grade winds.
    Toshiba favors Bain group for chip sale; Western Digital talks stall

    Toshiba favors Bain group for chip sale; Western Digital talks stall

    The report further noted that "All three bidder groups have roped in major chip buyer Apple Inc to bolster their offers, sources have said".
    Cassini 'GoodBye Kiss' for Titan

    Cassini 'GoodBye Kiss' for Titan

    Because of insufficient fuel, it would fail and might end up being in a state where the navigation crew loses its control. Little was known about the moon before the spacecraft sent the small Huygens robot to its surface in 2005.
  • How many weeks pregnant is Kate Middleton?

    How many weeks pregnant is Kate Middleton?

    According to Us Weekly , citing a source close to Middleton and the Prince, Kate has been pregnant for 11 weeks. She's also cool with working, even though her idea of work isn't really work.
    Asensio happy with Real

    Asensio happy with Real

    Pressed on whether one of the clubs were Barcelona , he only responded: "These things are dealt with by [my agent] Horacio [Gaggioli]".
    BlackBerry Priv won't get Android Oreo

    BlackBerry Priv won't get Android Oreo

    Any BlackBerry Priv users out there? According to BlackBerry's GM, Alex Thurber , the Priv won't get updated to Android Nougat . Having said that, BlackBerry is a leading name in the field of enterprise-level security that derives from regular updates.
  • Singapore's 'walkover' presidential election draws public criticism

    Singapore's 'walkover' presidential election draws public criticism

    President Yusof Ishak was Singapore's first President and the only Malay to have held the office till he died in 1970. That meant that this year's election was reserved for someone from Singapore's minority Malay community.
    The New 550-hp 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Missile Arrives Fall 2018

    The New 550-hp 2019 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Missile Arrives Fall 2018

    Porsche Cars Canada, Ltd., a dedicated subsidiary of Porsche AG, imports and distributes Porsche vehicles in Canada. It's available to order now for £99,291, with first United Kingdom deliveries taking place in April 2018.

    Pyongyang Threatens the US with "Great Suffering and Pain"

    Chinese officials have privately expressed fears that an oil embargo could risk causing massive instability in its neighbor. Ambassador Francois Delattre said of the draft.
  • Canadian judge who wore 'MAGA' hat in court suspended

    Canadian judge who wore 'MAGA' hat in court suspended

    And that a "reasonable" member of the public could have thought that Judge Zabel was making a political statement. Gambacorta, said her client was "anxious to get back to work".
    Britain unconditionally committed to maintaining European security: official document

    Britain unconditionally committed to maintaining European security: official document

    Negotiating teams for Britain and the European Union had been due to reconvene in Brussels next week for a fourth round of talks. Since then her Conservative government has been forced to soften its approach after losing its parliamentary majority.
    SportsCenter Anchor's Tweets Calling Trump a White Supremacist Were 'Inappropriate'

    SportsCenter Anchor's Tweets Calling Trump a White Supremacist Were 'Inappropriate'

    The network that fired Curt Schilling for spreading an anti-transgender rights meme is fighting a narrative that it leans left. Former ESPN host Britt McHenry believes she would have been fired for saying the equivalent about Barack Obama.


US Proposes New Sanctions for North Korea
US President Donald Trump had previously warned the US could cut off trade with countries that do business with North Korea. Still, North Korea denounced efforts by Washington to impose new UN-backed sanctions against the country.

Smuggled Bengal tiger cub gets new playmate at San Diego Zoo
They ended up having to separate the two, and while the cub indicated that he wanted to see the mother, she did not reciprocate. Barring any issues, the lucky folks of San Diego will then be able to peep the cubs at the nursery window of the Safari Park.

Josh Gad: Kristen Bell saved my parents from Irma
She joked with Jimmy that she had to tell John he was Johnny Carson because he didn't know who Kimmel was. Luckily, Bell herself was in a good place: the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort.

CT ranked as 18th happiest state
On the other end, the unhappiest states were Arkansas, Alabama, Louisiana, Oklahoma and West Virginia. Just looking at depression rates showed some strong indicators of how state's would fare overall.

Florida Deals With Irma's Aftermath as Flooding Rains Move North
Authorities are still surveying damage from the record-breaking storm , and this story will be updated as more details emerge. How many people in the dangerously exposed, low-lying islands defied evacuation orders and stayed behind was unclear.

Irma leaves two thirds of Florida without power
Irma hit Florida on Sunday morning as a risky Category 4 storm, the second highest level on the five-step Saffir-Simpson scale. Defense Department said it may need to help evacuate about 10,000 people stranded in the Florida Keys by Hurricane Irma.

PUBG's September update detailed with map tweaks and a new weapon
PUBG developers Bluehole have said that an update on vaulting testing schedules will come soon. We would definitely like to provide a better FPP experience to players in SA and SEA servers.

McCain to North Korea: Aggression will lead to 'extinction'
Kim would be spared from a United Nations blacklist that would have hit him with an assets freeze and a travel ban. Treasury last month sanctioned two Russian-operated firms accused of selling oil to North Korea.

Barcelona's Sagrada Família evacuated as bomb squad investigates suspicious van
However, an hour after arriving at the scene, the Mossos d'Esquadra confirmed there was no threat of a terrorist attack. Officers from the bomb squad were on the scene on Tuesday evening, according to Mossos, the Catalan police service.

Auto sales up 11.8%; passenger vehicle up 13.76% in August
Commercial vehicle sales, too, increased 23.22% year on year to 65,310 units due to increase in movement of goods, SIAM said. Vehicle sales grew by 12 per cent and vans by 11 per cent, according to Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers.