Kelly Clarkson, Alex Trebek among Daytime Emmy nominees

The first season of “The Kelly Clarkson Show” received Daytime Emmy Awards nominations for best talk show and host. (MGN/file)
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LOS ANGELES (AP) The first season of “The Kelly Clarkson Show” received Daytime Emmy Awards nominations for best talk show and host.

Also nominated Thursday was “Jeopardy!” veteran Alex Trebek, who could earn a consecutive Emmy for best game show host.

“General Hospital” earned a leading 23 nominations, including best daytime drama, lead actress nods for Finola Hughes and Maura West, and lead actor nods for Steve Burton and Jon Lindstrom.

Other top nominees are “Days of Our Lives” with 22 bids, “The Young and the Restless” with 21 and “The Bold and the Beautiful” with 13.

The Daytime Emmys will air in a virtual ceremony June 26 on CBS.