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  1. Jake Owen, Brad Paisley and Trisha Yearwood Anchor Annual Sony Boat CruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    A full spectrum of Sony Music Nashville's artistic talent was on display for the annual Sony Boat Show during Country Radio Seminar, held last night aboard the General Jackson. Proven hitmakers Brad Paisley, Jake Owen and Trisha Yearwood were on hand to give one-of-a-kind performances in the dinner theater setting, but the focus, as always, was Sony's new acts, which are vying for slots on programmer playlists.

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  2. Eric Holder now favors Arming AmericansRead the original story

    Yesterday | Greeley Gazette

    Has Eric Holder reversed his position on the right for citizens to bear arms? Holder, for years a leading opponent of the 2 Amendment right of Americans to be able to protect themselves against all enemies - foreign and domestic, has recently suggested malls across the country increase security. The reason, he says, is because of threats by Somali 'terrorists' against the malls in America.

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  3. UTA hot bats not enough to stop IslandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    The UT Arlington baseball team wasn't able to hold off Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, losing 12-9 Friday at Chapman Field in Corpus Christi. The offense was working for UTA as the Mavericks scored nine runs on 16 hits.

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  4. The Band Perry Trades Arenas for High School GymnasiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    Is a swastika-laden yard display at a Sacramento, California, house "vulgar" or is it an expression of free speech? The display, which firs... -- Boris Nemtsov, one of Russian President Vladimir Putin's most vocal and visible opponents was shot and killed near Moscow's Red Square Friday, a member... ST. LOUIS - Today, Sens. Pat Toomey and Dianne Feinstein introduced the Corn Ethanol Mandate Elimination Act.

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  5. Kelly Clarkson Opens Up About Her 'Emotional' and 'Perfect' Surprise WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    Kelly Clarkson opens up about marriage, the joys of being a mom and her emotional new album Piece by Piece. Subscribe now for instant access to her exclusive interview and personal family photos, only in this issue of PEOPLE! Don't let her "Miss Independent" persona fool you - Kelly Clarkson was a big ol' softie on her wedding day! "I was so emotional, and I didn't realize I was going to be!" the singer, 32, says of her 2013 nuptials to Brandon Blackstock in PEOPLE's latest cover story.

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  6. Despite loss, Denver men's lacrosse appears back among eliteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... to Duke, you just need to take a little time off and remind your players that you did lose to the best team in the country," Tierney said. "But skill-wise, I knew we had a better team coming back." That's what sticks out about Denver. Brown has been ...

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  7. Former Opry Staff Guitarist Jimmy "Spider" Wilson Dies at 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nashville Scene

    Jimmy "Spider" Wilson, one of Nashville's most storied sidemen, has died. A Nashville native, Wilson played guitar in the Grand Ole Opry house band from 1953 until 2006, backing a half-century's worth of country legends who graced the Opry stage.

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  8. Tim McGraw, Keith Urban & Florida Georgia Line to Headline Las Vegas' Route 91 Harvest FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    Last year's festival drew more than 20,000 fans and included Dierks Bentley and Miranda Lambert . The partnership between Live Nation and MGM Resorts is setup at the MGM Resorts Village on the southern end of the Strip.

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  9. Cole Swindell Says Hearing Himself on the Radio the First Time Is When His Career 'Felt Real'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Billboard

    ... my life every night." Friday night (Feb. 27) is no exception for the Georgia native: He's performing as part of the Country Radio Seminar's annual New Faces Show, which wraps up the event. To be voted on by radio as one of the artists on the show is ...

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  10. Maddie & Tae Have Their DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Country Weekly

    Maddie & Tae seemed to come out of nowhere when they released their debut single, "Girl in a Country Song," in 2014. But now, on the heels of the cleverly written tune, everyone knows the young female duo of Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye.

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  11. Keith Urban Scales Back for Intimate Ryman Auditorium ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Country Weekly

    Country stars playing at the arena and stadium level, like Keith Urban, come equipped with big production, and that usually helps fill in the space in those giant rooms. The people in the cheap seats need to be able to see and understand what's happening, after all.

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  12. Southern flavor to 160th Bureau County FairRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Gazette

    ... an unspoken rule that we don't slack up, we stack up. We go out there every night to win.” The multiplatinum country music quartet Lonestar is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The band has reunited with original lead singer Richie ...

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  13. Mavericksa Rondo, Carlisle moving forward after suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star-Telegram.com

    Dallas Mavericks point guard Rajon Rondo took the high road when asked what happened Tuesday night in the moments leading up to his profanity-laced exchange with coach Rick Carlisle. "You saw what happened," Rondo said after Friday's practice.

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  14. March 9, 2015 - The HighwaymenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Country Weekly

    Thirty years ago, four musical giantsWillie Nelson, Johnny Cash, Waylon Jennings and Kris Kristoffersoncame together to form country's first supergroup, The Highwaymen.

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  15. Kelly Clarkson opens up about her husband Brandon BlackstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheCelebrityCafe

    In a recent interview, pop singer Kelly Clarkson got candid about her marriage, new music, and saying "I love you." Clarkson, who is a new mom, revealed in an interview with CBS Sunday Morning With Charles Osgood she thought she would never "fall in love."

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  16. Pioneer's photos show Kamloops in the 1900sRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    The work of pioneering photographer Mary Spencer is on display in a new exhibit at the Kamloops Museum , from Friday. Spencer came to Kamloops, B.C. from Ontario in 1899 and set up a photography studio on Victoria Street at 2nd Avenue Some of her most well known photos are the iconic images of notorious train robber Billy Miner when he was captured in Kamloops, and of the court case that followed.

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  17. Eric Church hitting the airwaves with his own satellite showRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... Outsiders show promises new music from Eric Church himself as well as music that was in some way influential to the country star or current music that he enjoys. "Outsiders Radio" will be an interesting opportunity for fans to get inside Eric ...

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  18. Nashville's Ryman Auditorium announces Summer Bluegrass Nights lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Nashville 's historic Ryman Auditorium announced the lineup for the Summer 2015 edition of its Bluegrass Nights at the Ryman series today, Feb. 27. The series, which runs every Thursday night from June 25 to July 30, will feature a mix of Music City's local favorites and other bluegrass and Americana acts from around the country. Kicking things off on June 25 will be Nashville's own favorite son Vince Gill .

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  19. Live Performances From Garth Brooks, Dierks Bentley, The Cadillac Three and A Thousand HorsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Country Weekly

    It's Country Radio Seminar week in Nashville, which means Music City is even more musical than usual. And last night , a bevy of superstars heated up the snowy Nashville weather.

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  20. Nevada Regulators to Allow Betting on OlympicsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chosun Ilbo

    The Olympic Games' motto, "Faster, higher, stronger," can now grow by one word in the U.S. market: "richer." The gaming commission in the U.S. state of Nevada has unanimously approved betting on the Olympics in Las Vegas, the country's gambling capital.

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