March 2, 2015
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) - "Days of Our Lives" won drama series honors for just the second time in 40 years at the Daytime Emmy Awards on Sunday night.
The NBC soap opera that began airing in 1965 beat out defending champion "General Hospital" and three-time winner: The Bold and the Beautiful."
The category included the only four remaining soaps still airing on the broadcast networks against "One Life to Live," which has found new life on the Internet after being canceled.
"Days" only other drama series win was in 1978.
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