The nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmys held a clear sign of how much the ground is shifting under the TV industry: streaming service Netflix captured the most nominations overall, 112, taking away a title that HBO held since 2001 and giving broadcast TV more reason to fear its future in awards and viewers. And during Thursday's 2018 Emmy nominations announcement, it was revealed that it's been nominated for 22 more, including Best Drama Series, Best Directing for a Drama Series and Best Writing for a Drama Series.
Diana Rigg's turn as Olenna Tyrell in the series has seen her nominated for Guest Actress in a Drama Series. The two drama series picked up 13 and 12 nods respectively, and both were recognized in the coveted top drama category. "We're grateful to all our nominees for making this the eighth year we've had 100 nominations or more".
Starbucks to stop using plastic straws by 2020
Straws add up to about 2,000 tons of the almost 9 million tons of plastic waste that ends up in waters around the globe each year. For users who still want their drinks with a straw, the company said paper or biodegradable plastic will be available by request.
With Saturday Night Live continuing its Emmy resurgence (it was No. 2 behind GOT in most nominations, 21), NBC was again third behind titans Netflix and HBO with 78 noms, up from 64 previous year, with major nominations for This Is Us and The Good Place. "We look forward to Sept 17th".
One show that stars a pair of local natives and has been nominated in the past was shut out in every major category. And HBO's "Barry" made a significant mark on the comedy voting, where Donald Glover's "Atlanta" led the way, in a field thrown wide open by the absence of three-time champ "Veep" from this year's list of contenders.
He also noted that Europeans spend about as much on defense as China and more than Russian Federation . On top of that we lose $151 Billion on Trade with the European Union . "Explain that", Trump said.
On Sunday, Iowa GOP Senator Joni Ernst said the US should restart its military exercises with South Korea if talks don't continue. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at a Business Community Reception at the Metropole Hotel in Hanoi, Vietnam, July 8, 2018.
The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the person was not authorized to discuss the conversation publicly. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., questioned Barrett about whether her Catholic faith might color her work on the bench.
This can be disabled for free , likewise, commercial SKUs with Windows 10 Pro can be configured to enable S Mode for free. The iPad , in contrast, comes with an operating system and apps designed from the start to be used by touch.
Once the new China factory is operational, Tesla could build cars for the Chinese market without paying the new import duties. Foreign companies have historically had to form a 50-50 joint venture with a local partner to build a factory in China.
Nauert said Pompeo's discussions with North Korean officials also included repatriation of American Korean War remains. It said the US side had shown little interest, giving "certain conditions and excuses".
Knowing what to carry, when to shoot, and what to build are essential if you're going to be the last person alive on the island. Of course, at time of writing there are 10 weeks of Season 5 left, and so there really is no rush to finish these challenges.
China is North Korea's closest partner but had previously helped the USA exert pressure on Kim over his nuclear program. Despite the expectations, the remains were not returned and Pompeo was not granted a meeting with Kim.
The head of the rescue mission, Narongsak Osottanakorn, announced late on Sunday the first four children were brought out safely. Two divers were assigned to each child to help them navigate the unsafe , narrow passageways.
His mother - my grandmother - is from Scotland. "It's a big part of his life, pre-politics, and that can only be a positive". It is not a state visit, so the President will stay with the USA ambassador in London instead of being hosted by the Queen.
Kavanaugh is meeting with many lawmakers during his confirmation process to give them chances to talk with him personally. Linder said it's more likely Kavanaugh would vote with the other conservatives to chip away at Roe vs.
Tokyo closed 1.1% higher and European markets were up more than 1% in morning trading before turning negative on Friday afternoon. Trade disputes are nothing new for the two economic superpowers, and they are not confined to targeting each other.
Bertens stuns Pliskova as last top 10 seed falls
You could understand the 13th seed's bewilderment, after she came from a set down against Kiki Bertens to win 3-6, 7-6, 6-1. Drake has been pictured cheering on his ex-girlfriend Serena Williams as she made it through to the Wimbledon semi-finals.
George Clooney involved in scooter accident in Italy
According to the site, George was said to be hit by a vehicle which suddenly changed direction at a spot close to a hotel. Production on George Clooney's "Catch-22" is continuing as planned following his frightening scooter accident in Italy .
Trump to announce pick for Supreme Court
Relishing the guessing game beyond the White House gates, Trump had little to say about his choice before the announcement. Trump says his list of potential judges was compiled by highly respected conservatives and Republican Party leadership.
Tropical Storm Beryl Forms in East Atlantic
A faster westward to west-northwestward motion is expected to begin over the weekend and continue through early next week. A tropical wave heading for the Caribbean is now a tropical depression and is headed for the Lesser Antilles.
Dead, Homes Destroyed As Klamathon Fire Rages Out Of Control
The wildfire is burning through drought-stricken timber and brush near California's border with OR , authorities said Friday. In the north, the fire in Siskyou County on the OR border had virtually emptied the tiny communities of Hilt and Hornbrook.