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Thursday | Slate Magazine

Netflix vs. Healthcare.gov

What could possibly have motivated the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to refuse to release even a single document about the healthcare.gov site's security in response to a Freedom of Information Act request submitted by the Associated Press? The AP announced that its request had been refused last week and, by way of explanation, cited a ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Daily Beast

The Best Emmys MomentsBy Kevin Fallon

From moving speeches to inspired comedy bits-Amy Poehler is BeyoncA©!-a round-up of the craziest, funniest, most moving moments from the 2014 Emmy Awards.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, Drama

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Zap2it.com

Emmys 2014: Allison Janney's 'Mom' trophy will go above the TV 'with her sisters'

Allison Janney has four Emmy Awards for her work on "The West Wing," but she's added two more trophies to her collection with her 2014 wins.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Allison Janney

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 Emmys: Allison Janney Wins 'Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series'

Stage veteran Allison Janney , well known for her performance as C.J. Cregg on Aaron Sorkin 's long-running political drama THE WEST WING, was the recipient of the 2014 Emmy 'Outstanding Supporting Actress In A Comedy Series' award for her role Anna Faris ' former alcoholic - and estranged - mother, 'Bonnie,' on the CBS sitcom MOM.

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Related Topix: The Way, Way Back, Touchy Feely, Life During Wartime, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, The Hours, Drama Movies

The Winnipeg Free Press

Aragon a 'true pro' says Martin Sheen

WHY would an American acting icon interrupt shooting of his new Netflix series, co-starring Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin, to chat about a 14-year-old Winnipeg singer who's about to release her debut single? It's the first question put to Martin Sheen, known for his standout roles in the film Apocalypse Now and as the American president on TV's The ... (more)

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Celebrities, Martin Sheen, Lily Tomlin

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Tallying up the Emmys: The most, the best and finally a win

He'll have another chance Monday with nomination No. 33 for his variety series "Real Time With Bill Maher."

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Related Topix: Real Time With Bill Maher, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, African-American, Drama, Allison Janney

Boston Herald

Allison Janney remembers her first mention in Variety

Allison Janney poses in the press room with the award for outstanding guest actress in a drama series for her work on "Masters of Sex" at the 2014 Creative Arts Emmys at Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014, in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Allison Janney, Emmy Awards, Massachusetts

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Kristin Chenoweth Takes Als Ice Bucket Challenge Following Hometown Concert

Kristin Chenoweth has added her name to the list of Broadway stars who have taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, but this time in a sparkly formal dress.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Kristin Chenoweth, Broken Arrow, OK, Charlie Brown, Country, Emmy Awards

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Hollywood Notebook: Meyers ready to host, Janney going for two

Host Seth Meyers speaks at the Television Academy's 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Press Preview Day Aug. 20, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Los Angeles, CA, Comedy, Saturday Night Live, Seth Meyers, Drama

Fri Aug 22, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Emmys: Trivia & what you need to knowEmmys: Trivia & what you need to ...

Television's biggest stars will shine the brightest Monday night, when NBC and WBIR air the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Emmys: Trivia & what you need to know Television's biggest stars will shine the brightest Monday night, when NBC and WBIR air the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/VLAtfz Four dramas ... (more)

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Drama Movies, L.A. Law, Mad Men, Celebrities, Alan Alda

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Emmy Awards: Did you know....

Emmy Awards: Did you know.... The first Emmy Awards were presented on Jan. 25, 1949, at the Hollywood Athletic Club.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Drama Movies, L.A. Law, Celebrities, Alan Alda, Alfre Woodard

Thu Aug 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Stage Tube: Kristin Chenoweth Supports Human Rights Campaign

Today, the Human Rights Campaign , the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender civil rights organization, released a video ad featuring Emmy and Tony Award-winner Kristin Chenoweth for the group's Americans for Marriage Equality campaign.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Kristin Chenoweth, Gay/Lesbian, Transgender, Emmy Awards

Tue Aug 19, 2014

SFGate

'Off the Leash: A Year at the Dog Park,' by Matthew Gilbert

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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Related Topix: Brookline, MA, Entertainment, Drama, Television

ContactMusic.com

Creative Primetime Emmy Awards 2014 [Pictures]

The stars stepped out onto the red carpet for one of the glitziest ceremonies of awards season: the Creative Primetime Emmys.

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Tammy, Allison Janney, The Heat

Mon Aug 18, 2014

DNA India

Allison Janney grabs fifth Emmy Award for 'Masters of Sex'

Allison Janney has won her fifth Emmy Award for her role as the jealous wife Margaret Scully in the drama series Masters of Sex .

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Emmy Awards, Allison Janney

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Emmys: 'Masters of Sex's' Allison Janney Wins Fifth Trophy

The Masters of Sex actress was recognized for her guest role as unfulfilled wife Margaret Scully in Showtime's period drama, the first Emmy for the series starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan .

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Allison Janney

Los Angeles Times

Emmys 2014: Who will prevail in the guest-acting categories?

Allison Janney is the favorite to win the guest-actress drama category at Sunday's Creative Arts Emmys for her work on "Masters of Sex."

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Allison Janney, Comedy, Mad Men

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Deadline

Global Showbiz Briefs: Brad Pitt's 'Fury' To Close...

Last year, the London Film Festival was bookended by a pair of Tom Hanks movies .

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Stone, Adventure, Mystery Movies, Flashpoint

Wed Aug 13, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Schiff and Lindsay Join Lohan In SPEED-THE-PLOW, Opens Sep 24

Theatre Royal Bath Productions has announced that actors Richard Schiff and Nigel Lindsay are to join Lindsay Lohan in David Mamet 's SPEED-THE-PLOW at London's Playhouse Theatre from 24th September for a strictly limited run.

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Related Topix: Four Lions, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Speed, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Nigel Lindsay, Richard Schiff

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

'Scandal' Enlists Mary McCormack and Josh Randall for Season 4

Mary McCormack and Josh Randall have been tapped to guest star on ABC's red-hot political thriller, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.

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Related Topix: In Plain Sight, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Ed, Scandal, Comedy, Courting Alex, Josh Randall

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