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The most hilarious moments from the 2022 Emmys

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That’s a wrap on Television’s most prestigious awards, the Emmys in LA tonight

Royal drama “The Crown” was last year’s big winner, but will miss an award this year

Filming on the latest series was put on pause “as a mark of respect” 

Succession was the favourite to replace it in the hotly-contested best drama category, and it pulled through.

Hilarious dig at royalty

Succession Writer Jesse Armstrong even joked about King Charles the third after winning Best Drama Series

The top categories saw many return winners, in Succession, Ted Lasso, Zendaya and Jean Smart. 

But it was the Saturday Night Live” emcee turned Emmy’s host who’s dig at Leo DiCaprio stole the show.

The White Lotus emerged as the big winner too, sweeping best supporting actor and actress.

Outstanding Lead Actress went to Zendaya for Euphoria.

Meanwhile, the Ted Lasso folks had another very good night, picking up the award for Outstanding Comedy Series for the second year in a row.

Historic moment

Netflix sensation Squid Game made history, with its lead actor scoring an emmy, becoming the first actor from a non-English language series to win at the awards.

Winner of best speech

But the speech everyone is talking about is from Sheryl Lee Ralph, who won best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series

Viral moment

And when it came to funny moments… this takes the cake.

This is the footage going viral as we speak, Jennifer Coolidge deciding to dance when the Emmys attempted to play her off is a truly perfect moment.

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NEW Happy Meal for adults only

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The Hamburglar is back, but this time he’s only reserved for adults

McDonalds is bringing back some of its all-time classics as part of a new Happy Meal offering.

In just a few days, the ‘Cactus Plant Flea Market Box’ will contain a Big Mac, fries, a drink and of course, the famous happy meal toy.

It’s part of a major collaboration between the streetwear brand and the fast-food giant.

The box itself will also have a unique style, with images of a four-eyed Grimace with Cactus buddy.

The streetwear brand has received top marks from big names like designer Kanye West and singer Pharrell Williams.

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World’s top chess player takes aim at his biggest rival

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World chess champion Magnus Carlsen is accusing one of his fellow players of cheating

Carlsen says Hans Niemann has cheated more than he has publicly admitted.

Of course, Hans Niemann ended up beating Carlsen in a major upset earlier this month.

While there’s no evidence of cheating and Hans Niemann believes his long-time rival might be trying to ruin his career.

The teenager says he cheated online when he was 12 and 16 but is denying allegations of ever cheating in person.

It follows weeks of scandal in the world of chess between the pair, after Hans Niemann ended a 53-game winning streak of the world’s top player.

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How a fake Uber driver targeted young women on a night out

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A man who targeted women outside college dorms and downtown bars by impersonating an Uber driver was ordered held without bail

William Mancortes was charged in a Boston Court with two counts of rape and one count of indecent assault and battery.

The 43-year-old pretended to be an Uber driver, picked up intoxicated women outside of college dorms and downtown Boston bars three times

Mancortes raped two of the women and indecently assaulted the third.

Each of the victims in the three charged cases completed a Sexual Assault Evidence Collection Kit.

While the perpetrator’s DNA samples from the kits matched, the samples could not be connected until this year, when his profile was added to the DNA database.

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