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How and where to watch the award show online

How and where to watch the award show online Several networks will stream right from the red carpet - find the details below. The 69th annual Primetime Emmy Awards are set for tonight, which promises a night of celebration and recognition for the most talented figures past year on television. [Full Article...]

Anna Nordqvist wins Evian Championship after playoff

Anna Nordqvist wins Evian Championship after playoff The first 18 holes were canceled when conditions were unfit for play on Thursday, making it a 54-hole event. Overnight leader Moriya Jutanugarn of Thailand had a hard day and missed her spot in the final playoff when she bogeyed on the last hole to end up tied for third with past champion Lydia Ko of New Zealand and Australian Katherine Kirk . [Full Article...]

Cowboys' Jones impeding Goodell contract talks

Cowboys' Jones impeding Goodell contract talks During last season, Roger Goodell made an enemy out of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. Goodell has since been at the center of punishing Ezekiel Elliott , and Jones has since, according to a report from Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen of ESPN, gotten heavily involved with the contract talks and begun "impeding" them. [Full Article...]

Harry Dean Stanton (1926 - 2017), prolific actor with cult following

Harry Dean Stanton (1926 - 2017), prolific actor with cult following Most recently, Stanton appeared on the revival of Twin Peaks this past summer. Stanton was born in 1926 in rural Kentucky, the son of a tobacco farmer. Everyone loved him. And with good reason. In a statement following the news of Stanton's death, " Twin Peaks " creator David Lynch said through the show's social media, "The great Harry Dean Stanton has left us". [Full Article...]

Sampha Wins 2017 Hyundai Mercury Prize

Sampha Wins 2017 Hyundai Mercury Prize And this year the incredibly brilliant and extremely deserving Sampha took home the prize for " Process ". Idris Elba presented the award. Judges said that choosing this year's victor took the longest amount of time in the history of the award, with judges such as Ella Eyre, Jessie Ware and Marcus Mumford deliberated over 12 of the best albums released this year. [Full Article...]

Jennifer Lawrence discusses role in new film 'Mother!'

Jennifer Lawrence discusses role in new film 'Mother!' He's just taking, taking, taking from her to the point of having no qualms about sucking the life and soul out of her for his art. She's been working nearly continuously for the better part of a decade. I know there's some disaster looming ahead and I know it's coming and no one will listen to me. Did you hear that, how much they love me?' So I don't put any stock in it. [Full Article...]

Ted Cruz Blames Staffer For Twitter Porn Debacle

Ted Cruz Blames Staffer For Twitter Porn Debacle In another post , Mazin joked: "Sadly, the fact that Ted Cruz j***s off to mediocre porn spam is the most human thing we can say about him. When we discovered the post, which was, I guess, an hour or two later, we pulled it down", Cruz told reporters. [Full Article...]

USA to continue sanction relief for Iran as part of nuclear deal

USA to continue sanction relief for Iran as part of nuclear deal The official acknowledged that there may be ways to police the Iran deal more rigorously and said the accord is helpful because it averts a nuclear-armed Iran, while allowing the worldwide community to focus on other issues. Critics contend that is far too long to wait. Several officials and people close to the matter have described Trump as determined to "decertify" Iranian compliance with th... [Full Article...]

How much rain will Hurricane Irma send our way?

How much rain will Hurricane Irma send our way? We're still on tap for a brightening sky Friday and an impressive warm up this weekend . Chance of rain 40%. Highs will generally range from 80-85 with overnight lows in the 60s. Skies remain partly to mostly sunny. Remnants of Hurricane Irma are expected to move into Southeast Tennessee today , according to the National Weather Service . [Full Article...]

Woman Shoots Homeless Man Who Asked Her To Move Her Porsche

Woman Shoots Homeless Man Who Asked Her To Move Her Porsche Police said an argument between the two ensued, with both parties yelling at each other. But Quackenbush got out of her vehicle, armed with a gun, followed him, and the row started again, at which point she fired two shots at Mr Melton, wounding him in his stomach. [Full Article...]

Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins will return for sequel

Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins will return for sequel There is little doubt that the film wouldn't have achieved such instantaneous blockbuster status without Gadot's on-camera charisma, and she's as celebrated overseas as she is at home - where she is touted as one of Israel's best exports. Meanwhile, Jenkins is also busy developing her new TNT TV series with Chris Pine which is supposed to be an autobiography of Faunal Hodel. After Wonder Woma... [Full Article...]

ACC Week 2 College Football Awards

ACC Week 2 College Football Awards In a 41-17 blowout win over Northwestern, Jones torched the Wildcats for 305 yards and two touchdowns through the air and led the offense with 108 yards and two scores on the ground. The Tigers did lose a ton of talent to the National Football League from last year's team. People suspect Malzahn is already calling plays. "It's all about the "next play" mentality, and that's what I did after that... [Full Article...]

Trump says 'We're going to Florida very soon'

Trump says 'We're going to Florida very soon' Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), who introduced the House bill. Brock Long, administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, spoke with ABC News' "This Week" about coordination across the levels of government. (She did not respond to the question about insurance.) Irma, one of the largest storms ever recorded , is expected to hit Florida this weekend. He reiterated that citizens need to heed ... [Full Article...]

Janet Jackson visits Harvey victims at Texas shelter

Janet Jackson visits Harvey victims at Texas shelter Because of life changes, the singer was left to reschedule the second leg of the tour. "So, we'll see you Friday!" Many fans, if lucky enough to nab a ticket, have had to endure teasing from the singer on her Instagram page as she shared a photo of herself preparing for the tour. [Full Article...]

Limbaugh to Evacuate Florida After Questioning Coverage of Irma

On Thursday, Limbaugh announced he would not "be able" to host his nationally syndicated radio show on Friday due to "the security nature of things", adding that he was heading to "parts unknown". You have people in all of these government areas who believe man is causing climate change, and they're hell-bent on proving it, they're hell-bent on demonstrating it, they're hell-bent on persuading peo... [Full Article...]

Disney to Include Star Wars, Marvel on New Streaming Service

Disney to Include Star Wars, Marvel on New Streaming Service Disney also plans to launch original content and an ESPN streaming service , according to the company . Disney CEO Bob Iger announced the additions at an investment conference Thursday. The disposition of the Star Wars and Marvel movie franchises has not been announced previously. Meanwhile, separately from the Disney movie pact, Netflix has a multiyear deal with Marvel ... [Full Article...]

'The Bachelor': ABC Casts Surprise Fan-Favorite as Next Star

'The Bachelor': ABC Casts Surprise Fan-Favorite as Next Star Series creator Mike Fleiss responded with, "A Bachelor nation united against itself can not stand!" "It just hit me that yeah, I'm here". "I feel like I'm the last one of my friends to really take that last step". Bachelor in Paradise , which ends its season Monday night, had series record ratings for its Season 4 premiere but was down overall nearly 13 per cent, according to the website TV Seri... [Full Article...]

Manson Family Murderer Granted Parole In Unexpected Decision

Manson Family Murderer Granted Parole In Unexpected Decision That doesn't mean she's out, but it's a big step toward that. Last year, Van Houten was also granted parole, only to have Brown overturn the decision. Manson, 82 - who suffered a health scare earlier this year - remains confined in Corcoran State Prison. Van Houten was the youngest Manson follower to take part in the killings after joining the cult in the 1960s. [Full Article...]

Jennifer Lawrence and Darren Aronofsky Make Their First Red Carpet Appearance Together

Jennifer Lawrence and Darren Aronofsky Make Their First Red Carpet Appearance Together Ed Harris ( Westworld ) and Michelle Pfeiffer ( The Wizard of Lies ) round out the main cast of mother! and, like Bardem , are receiving top marks for their respective performances in the film thus far. Lawrence , 26, was drawn to Aronofsky , 48, during the film's production. If you're Jennifer Lawrence , you find the most handsome sheer ballgown hanging in your wardrobe (or closet, as s... [Full Article...]

US House approves $8 billion in initial Hurricane Harvey relief

US House approves $8 billion in initial Hurricane Harvey relief As of last week , the House was set to actually consider a $876 million cut from FEMA's disaster relief accounts to help fund Trump's promised U.S. -Mexico border wall. "Nothing can capture how big and wide this devastation is", House Speaker Paul Ryan , R-Wisconsin, said before the vote according to A.P. Schumer identified two of those priorities as legalizing the Deferred Action for Childh... [Full Article...]