ABC News Nominated for 14 News & Documentary Emmy Awards

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July 11th, 2013

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via press release:

ABC NEWS NOMINATED FOR 14 NEWS & DOCUMENTARY EMMY AWARDS

 

 

ABC News Investigative Unit Recognized with Five Nominations

 

ABC News has been nominated for 14 News and Documentary Emmy Awards in 9 categories. ABC News was recognized with nominations for reporting on “World News with Diane Sawyer,” “Good Morning America,” “Nightline” and “This Week with George Stephanopoulos.” In addition ABC News was recognized in several categories for its exceptional breaking news coverage of the tragedy in Newtown, Connecticut. Diane Sawyer, Alex Perez and the “Hidden America” producing team were also recognized with a nomination for their report, “Don’t Shoot I Want to Grow Up,” on gang violence in Chicago.

 

Nominees for the 34th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were announced today by the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (NATAS). Below is a full list of ABC News’ Emmy Nominations:

 

Outstanding Coverage of a Breaking News Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

Tragedy at the Elementary School

ABC News Special Events, “World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline

 

Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

Arctic Journey: The Unicorn of the Sea

Nightline

 

Inside the New Ku Klux Klan

Nightline

 

Outstanding Investigative Journalism in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

Brian Ross Investigates: TSA Theft

“World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline”

 

Outstanding Business and Economic Reporting in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

Brian Ross Investigates: Phantom Debt Collectors

“Nightline”

 

Brian Ross Investigates: Tragedy in Bangladesh

“World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline”

 

Outstanding News Discussion and Analysis

 

Tragedy at the Elementary School

“This Week with George Stephanopoulos”

 

Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long-Form

 

“Shooting at the Elementary School”

ABC News

 

Superstorm Sandy: The Aftermath

“Good Morning America”

 

Best Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast

 

Brian Ross Investigates: Undercover Grandma

“Nightline”

 

Brian Ross Investigates: Tragedy in Bangladesh

“World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline”

 

Hidden America: Don't Shoot I Want to Grow Up

“World News with Diane Sawyer” and “Nightline”

 

Outstanding Writing

 

Amazing Race: Organ Donation

“Nightline” / Writer: Bill Weir

 

Outstanding Promotional Announcement – Episodic

 

ABC News Political Conventions "Slide Puzzle"

 
  • Joseph

    Someone I know who does stand-up comedy told me he’s going to do a joke when he performs locally this weekend about the ABC News Emmy nominations, with Diane Sawyer getting a nomination for “Outstanding Job By A Drunk News Commentator”, since some people thought Ms. Sawyer was drunk when anchoring ABC’s Election Night coverage last November.

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