`Mad Men,' `Modern Family' win top Emmy Awards

Producer Matthew Weiner, center right, accepts the award for outstanding drama series for "Mad Men" during the 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards Sunday, Aug. 29, 2010, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

August 30, 2010 6:18:39 AM PDT
The darkly intimate 1960s-era drama "Mad Men" and the comedy romp "Modern Family" were the top honorees at Sunday's Emmy Awards as American life past and present proved a winning formula.