WILMINGTON, N.C. | Wilmington Isle: Food, water handouts set in isolated city

WILMINGTON, N.C. — With one of North Carolina‘s largest cities still mostly cut off by floodwaters from Hurricane Florence, officials prepared to begin distributing food, water and tarps to Wilmington residents as yet more people were rescued from submerged inland neighborhoods. Workers will begin handing out supplies to stranded residents in the city of 120,000 … Continue reading WILMINGTON, N.C. | Wilmington Isle: Food, water handouts set in isolated city

LOS ANGELES | Henry Winkler wins Emmy 42 years after first nomination

LOS ANGELES— Henry Winkler won the first Emmy of his career on Monday, more than four decades after he was first nominated for his role as The Fonz in “Happy Days.” The 72-year-old Winkler looked bowled over when he won for best supporting actor in a comedy series on Monday for his role as Gene … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Henry Winkler wins Emmy 42 years after first nomination

LOS ANGELES | Oscars director wins Emmy, pops question to girlfriend

LOS ANGELES  — As a director of awards shows, Glenn Weiss specializes in making big moments on the stage. He’ll have a hard time topping this one. In what could become the most talked-about moment of Monday night’s Emmy Awards, Weiss used his acceptance speech for directing the Oscars telecast to propose to his girlfriend, … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Oscars director wins Emmy, pops question to girlfriend

LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple

LOS ANGELES— The Latest on the 70th prime-time Emmy Awards being presented Monday at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles (all times local): 9:15 p.m. “Nashville” actress Connie Britton sipped champagne and gave newly-minted Emmy winner Bill Hader a hug as celebrities celebrated under the stars at the Governors Ball. Hader, who won best … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | The Latest: Emmy party hugs for Hader, congrats for couple

LOS ANGELES | Creepy character from ‘Atlanta’ appears in crowd at Emmys

LOS ANGELES — A creepy, whiteface character from the FX hit series “Atlanta” has been seated in the front row and taking selfies at the Emmy Awards. Teddy Perkins appeared Monday night at the Microsoft Theater in the same attire as worn on the comedy-drama on the show, sporting red velvet dinner jacket, heavy white … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Creepy character from ‘Atlanta’ appears in crowd at Emmys

LOS ANGELES | ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ triumph at Emmys

LOS ANGELES— Amazon’s “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel” became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO’s “Game of Thrones” recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field of nominees ever. With the exception of “Saturday Night Live,” broadcast shows were shut … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | ‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘Mrs. Maisel’ triumph at Emmys