NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The five-year journey between albums for country singer Cam was an evolution in coming to grips with hard truths about a music industry that had left her a bit bruised but...
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 16-22
Aug. 16: Actor Gary Clarke (“Hondo,” ″The Virginian”) is 87. Actor Julie Newmar is 87. Actor-singer Ketty Lester (“Little House on the...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Royals manager Mike Matheny had just watched Salvador Perez and backup Cam Gallagher test positive for COVID-19, sending the only backstops on his 40-man roster into...
ATLANTA (AP) — Norman Powell says nothing has changed, even though he's in the best streak of his highest-scoring season.
It may feel normal to the Toronto Raptors' sixth man. The results...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times EDT):
Music City certainly has helped itself attract a crowd with a free concert by country star Tim McGraw....
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii's Democrats notched overwhelming victories as they rolled over Republicans in midterm elections and cemented their control over the state's highest offices.
Gov. David Ige easily won re-election over state Rep. Andria Tupola on Tuesday to secure a second four-year term. Democrats won all three contests for Congress by large margins.
HONOLULU (AP) — Gov. David Ige on Tuesday won re-election to a second term after defeating Republican state Rep. Andria Tupola as the Democratic Party continued to dominate Hawaii politics.
Democrats also swept the three contests for Congress, including U.S. Sen. Mazie Hirono who defeated Republican Ron Curtis to win a second term.
MONTREAL (AP) — Jubilant customers stood in long lines for hours then lit up and celebrated on sidewalks Wednesday as Canada became the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace.
In Toronto, people smoked joints as soon as they rolled out of bed in a big "wake and bake" celebration. In Alberta, a government website that sells pot crashed when too many people tried to place orders.
And in Montreal, Graeme Campbell welcomed the day he could easily buy all the pot he wanted.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — As an impoverished blind child in Florida, Ray Charles grew up listening to the country and western stars on the Grand Ole Opry broadcasts. That music of his childhood stayed close to his heart for the rest of his career, and it was his landmark two-volume set, "Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music," that changed country music in the '60s.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — Norv Turner easily could have opted to keep traveling the world with his wife, writing country music songs and playing with his grandchildren.
At 66, who would have blamed him?
Instead, Turner decided to return for a 33rd season of NFL coaching as offensive coordinator of the Carolina Panthers.
NEW YORK (AP) — Sheryl Crow and Common are among the artists and executives on the Recording Academy's new task force on inclusion and diversity.
The academy announced the team's 16 members — 13 of whom are women — in a statement Wednesday.
The Grammys announced the initiative after its CEO drew criticism for saying women need to "step up" when asked about the lack of female winners backstage at its 60th awards show in January.