Despite the Drama Behind the Scenes, 'Live with Kelly and Michael' Take Home Daytime Emmy

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Ripa and Strahan won a daytime Emmy for best entertainment talk show hosts.

It's been a wild ride since Michael Strahan announced that he'd be leaving Live! to join Good Morning America, but despite all that drama, Strahan and co-host Kelly Ripa still have something to celebrate.

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Hot on the heels of Strahan's surprising departure comes a Daytime Emmy win for the duo for best entertainment talk show hosts. It's seems a little awkward now, but we all remember the chemistry the to two co-hosts had before they were at odds. 

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Other winners include The Talk for Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment, The Chew for Outstanding Talk Show/Informative, and Obba Babatunde (The Bold and the Beautiful) for Outstanding Guest Performer In Drama Series.

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