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HBO's "Game of Thrones" and — to a lesser extent — "Veep" come into the ceremony as favorites to cap off record Emmy runs with one last victory lap. But their farewell seasons may have positioned rivals such as drama contenders "Pose," "This Is Us" and "Succession" and comedy nominees...

'Dancing With the Stars' premiere: Ranking all contestants from best to worst

Lindsay Arnold and Sean Spicer on

Lindsay Arnold bluntly stated that Sean Spicer's dancing ability is at a "pre pre-school level" and it showed.

‘Derry Girls’ creator on the hit show bringing Northern Ireland together

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As a teenager in Northern Ireland in the 1990s, Lisa McGee knew she wanted to be a writer.

Tamron Hall's faith in herself pays off with new show, life

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When Tamron Hall decided to leave NBC after the network gave her prime "Today" co-hosting slot to Megyn Kelly, the journalist threw herself a party _ a pity party

Billy Bush gets a second chance at TV show after firing

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Billy Bush has been given a second chance as a TV host three years after his firing by NBC

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Rick's List — Professor McConaughey Edition

McConaughey is now an actual faculty member at UT.

Savoring vs. surviving solitude

My responsibilities included collecting fees, providing trail information and making sure careless guests didn’t accidently set the buildings on fire.

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