Morning Jolt: Emmy winners - 'Modern Family,' 'Homeland'

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

In the news: "Modern Family," Homeland" and "Game Change" each dominated their respective categories at the Emmy Awards on Sunday night. "Modern Family" won best comedy for the third straight year, and a handful of individual awards were won as well. "Homeland" took all the major drama awards, and "Game Change" won big in the miniseries/movie category. 

Happening today: Tonight on “Monday Night Football,” the Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks face off. The game is at 8:30 p.m. EDT on ESPN.

Gas update: reports that the lowest prices are in Greenville, S.C. ($3.488) and Jackson, Miss. ($3.499).

Motivational quote: “What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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