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'Game of Thrones' reigns with record 32 Emmy nominations

'Game of Thrones' reigns with record 32 Emmy nominations

LOS ANGELES — HBO's "Game of Thrones" slashed its way to a record-setting 32 Emmy nominations Tuesday for its eighth and final season, leading HBO back to dominance over Netflix, the streaming service that bumped it last year from atop the increasing

British-Iranian woman held in Iran moved to psychiatric ward

LONDON — A British-Iranian woman imprisoned in Iran has been transferred to a hospital mental health facility, her husband said Wednesday.

Ex-teacher admits hiding camera in summer camp bathroom

TRENTON, N.J. — A former New Jersey elementary school teacher has admitted recording boys with a hidden camera at a summer camp and taking an explicit photo of a student. Thomas Guzzi Jr.
Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con

LOS ANGELES — Dust off your Captain Marvel cosplay, San Diego Comic-Con is here. The four-and-a-half day convention kicks off Wednesday when the show room floor opens to thousands vying for exclusive merchandise, from art to toys. Later, Warner Bros.

Woman pleads no contest in death of toddler found in toilet

ROCKY MOUNT, Va. — A Virginia woman has pleaded no contest to charges in the death of her 1-year-old daughter who was found unresponsive lying in a toilet bowl.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99

WASHINGTON — John Paul Stevens, the bow-tied, independent-thinking, Republican-nominated justice who unexpectedly emerged as the Supreme Court's leading liberal, died Tuesday in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, after suffering a stroke Monday. He was 99.
House condemns Trump 'racist' tweets in extraordinary rebuke

House condemns Trump 'racist' tweets in extraordinary rebuke

WASHINGTON — In a remarkable political repudiation, the Democratic-led U.S.
Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

Apollo 11 astronaut returns to launch pad 50 years later

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins returned Tuesday to the exact spot where he flew to the moon 50 years ago with Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin.
Trump's new asylum rules go into effect, and opponents sue

Trump's new asylum rules go into effect, and opponents sue

TIJUANA, Mexico — Hundreds of immigrants showed up at border crossings Tuesday in hopes of getting into the U.S.
Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies

Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies

JOHANNESBURG — Johnny Clegg, a South African musician who performed in defiance of racial barriers imposed under the country's apartheid system decades ago and celebrated its new democracy under Nelson Mandela, died Tuesday.