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Broadway waits as Tony Award nominations revealed Tuesday

This image released by Boneau/Bryan Brown shows John Cariani, left, and Kate Reinders during a performance of "Something Rotten," in New York. (Joan Marcus/Boneau/Bryan Brown via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Many of Broadway’s best will be up a little earlier than usual. It’s Tony Award nominations day.

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It’s nail-biting time on Broadway ahead of Tony nominations

This photo provided by O&M Co shows Sydney Lucas as Small Alison, Beth Malone as Alison, and Emily Skeggs as Medium Alison in "Fun Home" at Circle in the Square Theatre in New York. "Fun Home," with a book and lyrics by Lisa Kron and music by Jeanine Tesori, played for four months at the off-Broadway Public Theater last year. It's been adapted from Alison Bechdel's graphic memoir about growing up in a funeral home with a closeted gay dad. (Joan Marcus via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Will the list include a musical set in a funeral home of all places? Or one set in Paris? Is there room for a brand-new show that makes William Shakespeare look like Mick Jagger? Can a dark, sinister show led by an 82-year-old sneak in?

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Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening

Betty White accepts the lifetime achievement award at the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Burbank, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.

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Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening

Betty White accepts the lifetime achievement award at the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Burbank, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties and black stockings — and not worn by DeGeneres.

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Seahawks’ Russell Wilson to host Kids’ Choice Sports awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will host the Kids’ Choice Sports awards on July 16.

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