Conan Gets Emmy Nod Over Leno

By Andrew Gauthier 

Boston Herald

Conan O’Brien could be in for some sweet payback Emmy night.

In the most surprising pick of the morning, the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences nominated “The Tonight Show with Conan O’Brien” for outstanding variety, music or comedy series.

The Brookline native, prepping for a return to late-night on TBS, competes against “The Colbert Report,” “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” “Real Time with Bill Maher” and “Saturday Night Live.” More…