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Facts and Figures about the 72nd Emmy Awards nominations

Jul. 29, 2020 4:57 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Notable facts and figures from Tuesday’s nominations for the 72nd Emmy Awards: ___ ‘WATCHMEN’ SOARS BUT ‘ROOTS’ RUNS DEEP HBO's “Watchmen” led all shows with a whopping 26 nominations, but that doesn't come close to the record for a...

Fort Hood soldier's body found near base; 3rd death in month

Jul. 21, 2020 11:50 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — U.S. Army officials on Tuesday said that the body of a Fort Hood solider was found near the Texas army base, marking the third time in a month that a Fort Hood soldier’s body has been discovered. Pvt. Mejhor Morta, 26, was found unresponsive July 17 in the vicinity of Stillhouse...

Today in History

Jul. 21, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 21, the 203rd day of 2020. There are 163 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 21, 1925, the so-called “Monkey Trial” ended in Dayton, Tennessee, with John T. Scopes found guilty of violating state law for teaching...

Today in History

Jul. 20, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, July 20, the 202nd day of 2020. There are 164 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 20, 1969, astronauts Neil Armstrong and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin became the first men to walk on the moon after reaching the surface in their Apollo 11...

Today in History

Jul. 19, 2020 12:00 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 19, the 201st day of 2020. There are 165 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 19, 1993, President Bill Clinton announced a policy allowing homosexuals to serve in the military under a compromise dubbed “don’t ask, don’t...