In this image released by HBO, Lena Headey appears in a scene from "Game of Thrones."  “Game of Thrones” and “Veep” are among the top contenders for the 68th prime-time Emmy Award nominations. The shows claimed the top drama and comedy series prizes at last year’s Emmy ceremony.  (HBO via AP)

‘Game of Thrones’ earns a leading 23 Emmy Award nominations

Power-and-blood fantasy saga “Game of Thrones” ruled the Emmy Award nominations Thursday with a leading 23 bids, including best drama, while a real-life epic of murder and celebrity, “The People v. O.J. Simpson,” was close behind with 22 nods.

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Former Gov. Mitch Daniels won’t run again

Purdue University President Mitch Daniels said he would “not present himself as a candidate” should current Gov. Mike Pence be selected as Donald Trump’s running mate.

In this Friday, June, 17, 2016 photo released by Walt Disney World Resort, a new sign is seen posted on a beach outside a hotel at a Walt Disney World resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.(Walt Disney World Resort via AP)

Emails asked firefighters to stop feeding gators near Disney

Reedy Creek Emergency Services admonished firefighters for feeding at least one of two alligators at a station less than a half-mile from Seven Seas Lagoon where 2-year-old son Lane Graves of Omaha, Nebraska, was killed after being pulled into the water by a gator.

Cables connecting phone, cable and Internet service come out of a wall connector in the home space exploration engineering office of Mike Loucks Thursday, March 26, 2015, in Friday Harbor, Wash., in the San Juan Islands. Loucks lost Internet and phone service during a 10-day outage on the island in 2013. Other regions around the country also have fallen dark in recent years, sometimes for days at a time, because of failures or accidents affecting the nation’s broadband infrastructure. The failures have revealed vulnerabilities in the backbone of the nation’s high-speed Internet highway, which often lacks the detour routes necessary to quickly restore service when outages occur outside of major cities. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Proposed Muncie law would make city ‘broadband-ready’

The Muncie City Council has introduced an ordinance that would speed the process for a developer intending “construction or development of wireline or wireless communications facilities to provide communications services.”

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Wild on WANE: The Dome

The Indonesian Rainforest Dome is home to 16 different species of exotic birds.