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Carrie Underwood Named Guest Judge for “Project Runway” Season Finale

Richard Gabriel Ford/FilmMagicCarrie Underwood has scored a new TV gig.  She'll serve as a guest judge on the 14th-season finale of Project Runway next month, joining Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn, Nina Garcia and Zac Posen at New York Fashion Week, People...

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August 28th, 2015

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Nashville Notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/ThinkstockJana Kramer's new album, titled thirty one, will be out October 9. The project features Jana's latest single, "I Got the Boy." George Strait's final show on The Cowboy Rides Away tour is out now on digital and DVD p...

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August 28th, 2015

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Maddie & Tae Turns Up the Fiddle and Steel Guitar on Harmony-Driven Debut Album, “Start Here”

Dot RecordsMaddie & Tae were so set on keeping their debut album, Start Here, squarely in the country format, they taught veteran producer Dann Huff a thing or two about making a country album. Dann started out playing guitar on classic albums from...

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August 28th, 2015

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Hubble Telescope Captures Shimmering ‘Cosmic Butterfly’

ESA/NASA(NEW YORK) -- The cosmic butterfly, or as its known more formally, the twin jet nebula, was captured in a vibrant new image taken from the Hubble Telescope.The glowing colors and expanding gas seen in the image are the final gasps of life for a...

Carmen Cox

August 27th, 2015

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American Kids Try Foreign School Lunches

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- After watching this hilariously enlightening video, your kid heading back to school might not be complaining about that cafeteria sloppy joe after all. Cut.com has compiled a video of American children trying school lunch...

Kelly Terez

August 27th, 2015

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ZSL London Zoo Holds Annual Weigh-In for 2015

 KXAX 104.3FM   Livingston TXGareth Cattermole/Getty Images(LONDON) -- It's time for these animals' annual ...

Kelly Terez

August 27th, 2015

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Saudi Arabian King Salman Visiting Washington Next Week

 KXAX 104.3FM   Livingston TXCarolyn Kaster/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Saudi Arabia's king is making a trip to ...

Kelly Terez

August 27th, 2015

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Calgary’s Air Quality Affected by Washington State Wildfires

 KXAX 104.3FM   Livingston TXiStock/Thinkstock(CALGARY, Canada) -- The air quality in one Canadian city may be similar

Kelly Terez

August 27th, 2015

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Tropical Storm Erika Hits Caribbean, 4 Dead

NOAA NWS National Hurricane Center(MIAMI) -- Another powerful storm is churning in the Caribbean. Tropical Storm Erika arrives in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands Thursday night and it may threaten Florida's Atlantic coast as soon as Monday. So far, ...

Kelly Terez

August 27th, 2015

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Lady Antebellum’s Backstage Daycare Getting Crowded with Charles Kelley’s Baby Coming This Spring

Capitol NashvilleLady Antebellum's Charles Kelley and his wife, Cassie, are expecting their first child in the spring. The little one will join Dave Haywood's son, Cash, and Hillary Scott's daughter, Eisele, in the Lady A daycare backstage at the band'...

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August 27th, 2015

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Luke Bryan Says Sons Bo and Tate Are Adjusting Very Well Since His Nephew Til Moved In

 KXAX 104.3FM   Livingston TXCMALuke Bryan's oldest son, Bo, went from ...

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August 27th, 2015

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Shania Twain’s Rock This Country Tour Doing Big Business

Sandbox EntertainmentShania Twain is raking in the cash on her Rock This Country farewell tour. According to Billboard, the trek has grossed $40 million so far. More than 407,000 tickets have been sold since Shania launched the tour in June. Shania wi...

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August 27th, 2015

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Jennifer Nettles Signs New Record Deal; Launching Playing with Fire Tour in October

 KXAX 104.3FM   Livingston TXJames Minchin IIIJennifer Nettles has signed a new ...

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August 27th, 2015

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Dozens Found Dead in Hold of Ship Carrying Migrants from Libya to Europe

So-CoAddict/iStock/Thinkstock(ROME) -- Dozens of people were found dead in the hold of a boat carrying migrants near the coast of Libya on Wednesday.BBC News reports that about 50 people were found dead on Wednesday and 430 more were rescued alive by a...

Louis Milman

August 26th, 2015

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ISIS Recruiter and Cyber Specialist Believed Killed in Drone Strike

icholakov/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The U.S. military believes it has killed a senior ISIS recruiter and cyber specialist, a senior U.S. official tells ABC News.The Pentagon has not confirmed the death of Junaid Hussain, but the official said that...

Louis Milman

August 26th, 2015

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Sinkhole Swallows People Waiting at a Bus Stop in China

AbleStock.com/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A sinkhole swallowed up at least four people in China as they were waiting at a bus stop, according to The Independent. The sinkhole opened up on Saturday night and was caught on surveillance video. The video shows...

Stephanie Savage

August 27th, 2015

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