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For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America

In a new PBS series, the director of ‘The Civil War,’ ‘Baseball’ and other documentaries, portrays America’s development through the lens of country music....

For Ken Burns, 'Country Music' Is the Song of America

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Ken Burns on the love and loss of 'Country Music' Ken Burns, the renowned documentarian known for bringing American history to vivid life, debuts his latest effort on Sunday, "Country Music." The ambitious yet intimate eight-part PBS series chronicles one of the country's indigenous and most beloved musical genres....
2019-09-13, 22:52

Ken Burns shows there’d be no ‘Country Music’ without these humble icons Country Music | Sunday-Wednesday, 8 p.m., PBS Country music is three chords and the truth, said Harlan Howard, one of the genre’s songwriters interviewed in Ken Burns’ new documentary. Four episodes, spanning the 1920s to the mid-1960s, air this week (the remainder will be broadcast the week of Sept...
2019-09-14, 06:52

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
2019-09-17, 00:00

'Country Music' registers on lower scale of Ken Burns documentaries Ken Burns' PBS documentaries are always classy affairs, linking a single topic to the vast rubric of American history. Still, there are greater and lesser works within that filmography, and "Country Music" -- an eight-part, 16-hour epic about a lot more than done-me-wrong songs -- distinctly falls i...
2019-09-16, 16:39

Charlie Daniels says he's not a fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
2019-06-21, 23:13

Charlie Daniels says he's not a big fan of new country music: 'I can't tell one song from another' Charlie Daniels of the Charlie Daniels Band performed for the "Fox & Friends" All-American Summer Concert Series on Friday, and gave his opinion on some of the new country music hitting the charts. ...
2019-06-21, 19:13

Brandi Carlile calls out NRA, sexism in country music in new song 'Cowgirls' Brandi Carlile called out the country music community for its pro-gun stances, alleged sexism and lack of female stars in the genre in a scathing new song, "Cowgirls."...
2019-07-22, 17:13

'Country Music' director Ken Burns on 'Old Town Road' breaking chart record: 'Water is wet' Legendary documentary director Ken Burns just made an epic about country music, and he isn't surprised "Old Town Road" broke a major chart record.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

Ken Burns' 'Country Music': The cultural 'Rub' that sparked an American sound "Country Music" begins with a cultural rub, the rise of the Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers, and the launch of Nashville's own Grand Ole Opry.        ...
2019-09-16, 08:39

Ken Burns on 'Country Music' documentary: 'This is as good if not the best we've ever done' Ken Burns' 16-hour "Country Music" documentary will begin airing at 7 p.m. Central time Sept. 15 on PBS.        ...
2019-08-27, 17:13

Lana Del Rey wishes for a country 'without the guns' on new song 'Looking for America' Lana Del Rey felt moved enough by the recent shootings in El Paso and Daytona to share a new song, 'Looking for America,' with fans.        ...
2019-08-06, 21:26

Lucinda Williams review – battle-scarred alt.country star burns bright Barbican, LondonThe singer brings poignancy and raw feeling to this revealing celebration of her defining album Car Wheels on a Gravel RoadSinger-songwriter Lucinda Williams is celebrating last year’s 20th anniversary of her career-making, genre-spawning album, Car Wheels on a Gravel Road, yet the y...
2019-07-31, 19:52

Ken Burns on America: 'We're a strange and complicated people' Through war, baseball and music, Burns’ monumental TV documentaries have told the story of the USA – a mission he says is even more urgent in the age of ‘alternative facts’Many birthday presents are rapidly discarded or forgotten, but a gift given to a 17-year-old Michigan high-school student, on 29...
2019-07-31, 19:52

'A song is never just a song': The complicated history behind the controversy over Kate Smith's 'God Bless America' The Yankees and Flyers cast aside Kate Smith's rendition of "God Bless America" after learning of racist songs she sang in the early 1930s.       ...
2019-06-17, 19:13

Boris Johnson: the clown is crowned as the country burns in hell | Hannah Jane Parkinson It’s 33C in London, 0.2% of the nation has spoken and a DUDE has lied his way about bananas and condoms to high officeWell, here we are then. Someone who could easily be rejected as a Guess Who character for looking too ridiculous is now to lead the country. A man whose DNA profile is the exact same...
2019-07-23, 19:26

Why Tencent Music Is Stuck With the Same Old Song China’s largest online music company will struggle to change its tune. Buying a stake in Universal won’t help Tencent solve one of its more-serious problems....
2019-08-13, 16:26

The Country-Rap Song Taking Over Nashville? It Isn’t ‘Old Town Road’ Billboard removed Lil Nas X’s “country trap” record from a country chart. So why did Blanco Brown’s “trailertrap” song “The Git Up” make it to No. 1?...
2019-07-12, 01:52

From 'Your Song' to your movie: 'Rocketman' builds on new music biopic With hit tunes, a plot about one of the world's best known performers and flamboyant costumes, "Rocketman" brings Elton John's story to the big screen, the latest musical biopic offering a concert-like experience at the cinema....
2019-05-22, 18:52

Fox News hosts join John Rich on country song about politics NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Fox News host Greg Gutfeld can now add songwriter to his resume after a song he co-wrote with John Rich, which features his fellow co-hosts on the political talk show “The Five,” has debuted on the Billboard charts. The ironically named song, “Shut Up About ...
2019-06-11, 19:00

Music Experts Explain Why the Succession Theme Song Is So Memorable It starts with a downbeat. Then there are the dissonant piano chords, the 808s and dramatic strings. The theme music for the HBO critical darling Succession has already become a classic of the form. The show, now in its second season, is a prestige drama that combines dry, cutting dialogue with a sh...
2019-08-30, 18:52

2019 CMT Music Awards: Everything you need to know about the country music awards show The CMT Music Awards air live at 7 p.m. on CMT on Wednesday. See who's performing and who's up for awards.        ...
2019-06-05, 16:26

‘Facebook fugitive,’ inspiration for country song, honors deal to surrender after 15,000 likes: reports A fugitive in Connecticut who had agreed to surrender if his “wanted” post on Facebook collected 15,000 likes has kept his word, according to reports....
2019-06-23, 05:52

Carly Pearce gets ready for the CMT Music Awards with a workout and an Ariana Grande song Carly Pearce will soon be attending the 2019 CMT Music Awards, but before the country music singer-songwriter heads to Nashville's Bridgestone Arena, she's sharing her red carpet routine with Fox News....
2019-06-05, 15:13

'AGT': Ansley Burns, 12, wows with a capella Aretha Franklin song after 'terrible' start Ansley Burns, 12, sang Aretha Franklin's 'Think' on NBC's 'America's Got Talent.'        ...
2019-06-19, 07:26

Country Music Should Be Political. After All, It Always Has Been He was falling apart. Brilliant and tortured, devout and driven, Johnny Cash had been discovered in the Memphis of Sun Records–the musical milieu that gave America Elvis Presley–and had built a career that, by the late 1960s, he seemed determined to destroy through an addiction to pills....
2019-08-16, 13:39

Kodi Lee earns ‘America’s Got Talent’ golden buzzer with ‘Song for You’ During Tuesday night’s season premiere of “America’s Got Talent,” the show’s new judge Gabrielle Union used her very first “Golden Buzzer” to put contestant Kodi Lee on the talent show fast track. The 22-year-old singer, who is blind and autistic, knocked th...
2019-05-29, 16:39

How Lauren Bushnell Survived Bachelor Heartbreak to Find Chris Lane's Country Song-Worthy Love Chris Lane just officially made his "Take Back Home Girl" Lauren Bushnell his future wife. The country singer popped the question to The Bachelor star on June 16, revealing the......
2019-06-19, 00:52

How the Grand Ole Opry put country music (and Nashville) on the map The live concert broadcast helped define Nashville as "Music City, U.S.A.," and the Opry name has become near-synonymous with country music.        ...
2019-08-29, 17:52

Country stars go pastel for CMT Music Awards Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris, Kelsea Ballerini went for off-white, pastel-colored gowns at the star studded CMT Music Awards in Nashville. (June 6)        ...
2019-06-06, 13:39

Black Artists Built Country Music—And Then It Left Them Behind Over the past few months, a contentious debate has raged over whether Lil Nas X, whose single “Old Town Road” spent a record 19 weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100 this summer, is a country artist. But for the filmmaker Ken Burns, the answer is clear. “The fact somebody has walked in...
2019-09-12, 04:39

Country Music Crosses the Pond in Wild Rose Country music may have flowered in the U.S., but its roots–including fiddle tunes and ballads from the British Isles, many of them songs about lost loves and premature death–lie on the other side of an ocean. That’s why the premise of the sweet and thorny U.K.-produced comedy-drama...
2019-06-20, 13:52

‘Country Music’ uncovers stars’ surprising backstories, scandals Country music has always been known for its relatable tales of love and loss set against backdrops of hometowns, dive bars and winding roads. But it’s not only the songs that are filled with stories — it’s the singers and songwriters, too. Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns and his team spent 8½ ...
2019-09-13, 03:52

Tyler Childers: 'In country music, nobody is thinking about how to move people' With John Prine and Willie Nelson among his fans and awards to his name, the Kentucky songwriter is a rising star of country – but he’s dismayed by its fixation on beer and pickup trucksAfter finishing his 2017 album Purgatory, Tyler Childers was talking to his producer, Sturgill Simpson. “He said: ...
2019-08-02, 10:13

Donnie Fritts, Who Bridged Soul and Country Music, Dies at 76 Mr. Fritts, who was probably best known for his long tenure in Kris Kristofferson’s band, was a force in Southern popular music for more than two decades....
2019-08-30, 03:26

Crusty Country Music Fans Want to Boycott Wrangler Jeans For Partnering with Lil Nas X This week, after Wrangler jeans announced a new yee haw agenda capsule collection with Lil Nas X, some country music fans are calling for a full out boycott....
2019-05-23, 05:52

Which Country Cutie Lit Up the 2019 CMT Music Awards Red Carpet? Vote for Your Favorite Look Now We've gone country, y'all! On Wednesday, country music's biggest stars arrived in Nashville to live it up and crank up that boot-stomping music at the 2019 CMT Music Awards.......
2019-06-06, 17:52

How Maren Morris Came to Be Part of The Highwomen, Country Music's Newest Supergroup Maren Morris wasn't exactly in need of a new project when The Highwomen came a'calling. Not only was she doing just fine on her own, becoming a crossover star in her own right......
2019-09-08, 03:39

Country music star Drake White reveals brain disease diagnosis Country musician Drake White, who collapsed last week while performing on stage in Roanoke, VA, has revealed he was diagnosed with a debilitating brain disease....
2019-08-22, 08:52

Wu-Tang Clan become first hip-hop act to headline country music's legendary Ryman stage Legendary rap group Wu-Tang Clan took over the Mother Church of Country Music on Sunday night as the rest of Nashville closed out CMA Fest 2019.        ...
2019-06-11, 06:39

Country music world reacts after Granger Smith's 3-year-old son dies Granger Smith received an outpouring of support after he announced his infant son's drowning death.        ...
2019-06-07, 21:26

Folkies flock to southwest Virginia for roots music, ground zero of country, bluegrass, Americana What was later segmented into country, bluegrass and Americana sounds was essentially created and fueled in a tiny Blue Ridge town.       ...
2019-08-12, 22:52

Granger Smith receives support from country music community after son, 3, dies in 'tragic accident' Granger Smith and his wife, Amber, received support from the country music community after the couple revealed their son River, 3, died after a "tragic accident."...
2019-06-06, 21:39

A country-music star is born in the Scottish honky-tonk drama Wild Rose Country music has a long history of brazen women doggedly persevering over daunting personal and societal odds. As far back as 1952, Kitty Wells shredded the hypocrisy of sexual double standards in her song “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels,” and Loretta Lynn had already given birth to three...
2019-06-20, 06:52

'America's Got Talent': Wildcard Ansley Burns gets standing ovation for her return The 13-year-old singer returned this week as a wild card contestant in the show's live competition rounds.        ...
2019-08-14, 13:52

Christianity is trending in 2019's country music hits, from Blake Shelton to Carrie Underwood At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity.        ...
2019-06-03, 19:00

Country music icon Lee Greenwood helps gift double-amputee veteran a customized home Country music star Lee Greenwood was especially proud to be an American over the holiday weekend, after working with a non-profit to provide a specialized home for a veteran who lost both of his legs overseas....
2019-07-08, 17:52

Country music stands at a moment of great racial change. Or so its biggest cable network believes. Country Music Television is attempting to nudge in new directions — toward feminism and racial diversity and away from its historical white roots. Can it lead a woke sea change?...
2019-08-03, 05:00

At country music's newest festival, host Dierks Bentley lets fans curate their own experience Bentley hosted his second Seven Peaks camping and music festival in a remote mountain town over Labor Day weekend.        ...
2019-09-04, 11:52

Kacey Musgraves' elaborate gowns, detention slips get Country Music Hall of Fame exhibit Along with the pantsuit she wore at the CMAs, you'll see handwritten lyrics for "Slow Burn," and high school detention slips earned for 'excessive talking.'        ...
2019-05-22, 17:26

The Class of '89: How Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Clint Black, Travis Tritt changed country music Thirty years ago, country music’s storied “Class of 1989” — led by the meteoric rise of Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson, Clint Black and Travis Tritt — changed the face of one of America’s truest art form.        ...
2019-08-27, 01:00

Trump revives the idea of a ‘white man’s country’, America’s original sin | Nell Painter It can’t be left to black Americans alone to resist the president’s racism. Citizens of all colours need to resist, and embrace activismThe idea that some US inhabitants deserve the land, deserve to stay and to occupy it, and that others must go – to be exterminated (Native Americans), to be exiled ...
2019-07-20, 20:39

Steve McQueen, on the Blackest Soundtrack of America and Music’s Impact on His Filmmaking It’s African American Music Appreciation Month and filmmaker extraordinaire Steve McQueen certainly has an appreciation for music. In fact, he proved it by directing an entire Soundtrack of America....
2019-06-08, 00:13

CMA Awards analysis: 'GIRL' power on the rise as women make country music in-roads Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton will host the 53rd CMA Awards 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 on ABC.        ...
2019-08-30, 01:00

Cyberpunk 2077 Song: E3 Trailer Features New REFUSED Song Chippin' In - Listen Here What song plays during the Cyberpunk 2077 E3 2019 trailer? We googled the exact same thing after watching Keanu Reeve's walk off stage at E3. Thankfully we now have an answer....
2019-06-19, 16:52

Bob Dylan's 'Nashville Skyline' turns 50: How the album changed country music Exploring the history of Bob Dylan's "Nashville Skyline" with the players who created it and the songwriters influenced by it.        ...
2019-06-28, 21:39

Country music star Jake Owen slams 'ignorant' anti-LGBTQ fan who doesn't 'Believe' Jake Owen shared his new rustic cover of Cher's 1998 hit "Believe" in honor of the LGBTQ community, but not everyone was a fan.        ...
2019-06-28, 06:39

Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song 'Dark Horse' copied Christian rap song, jury says A jury found that Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated song "Dark Horse" improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

Sport as song and song as sport: a night at the Basque derby | Sid Lowe Poets and panache were on show in Bilbao as Athletic maintained their strong start, against Real SociedadIf the world is a footballand players nomadswhat ties us to this dream, to this history?They were, we are, a long thread of feelingfrom those muddy fields to this stadiumWe are heirs of a culture...
2019-09-02, 19:52

"Not My America Or Your America. Our America": Michelle Obama to Trump Former first lady Michelle Obama added her voice Friday to the Democratic outcry following President Donald Trump's attack on four ethnic minority congresswomen, saying "there's a place for all of......
2019-07-20, 09:39

Amazon Music Unlimited is growing faster than Apple Music or Spotify, report says Enlarge / An Amazon Echo smart speaker. (credit: Smith Collection/Gado/Getty Images) Amazon grew its Music Unlimited streaming service by more than 70% in the past year, according to data by Midia Research published by the Financial Times. The service currently has approximately 32 million subscri...
2019-07-12, 16:13

YouTube Music just got a crazy new feature that Spotify and Apple Music can’t copy Spotify and Apple Music are the two dominant forces in music streaming at the moment, but they are far from the only options available. One of the other big names in streaming is YouTube Music, and while it may not be able to compete with Apple and Spotify on every front, it does some things those s...
2019-07-19, 15:39

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
2019-09-17, 01:13

Warner Chappell Music acquires Gene Autry Music Group Warner Chappell Music announced on Thursday that it has acquired the 1,500-plus songs of the Gene Autry Music Group. The “Singing Cowboy’s” catalogue includes the holiday standard “Here Comes Santa Claus,” as well as Autry’s signature song, “Back In The Saddle Again.” Among other classics picked up ...
2019-05-31, 07:01

Amazon Music comes to select Garmin music-enabled sports watches Garmin has been expanding music support on its various sports watches and now is the first wearable company to roll out support for Amazon Music. Amazon Prime subscribers can now enjoy music on their GPS sports watch for no additional cost....
2019-08-21, 18:13

YouTube and Universal Music are teaming up to remaster 1,000 classic music videos We all love revisiting classic music videos from time to time, but it's safe to say that many older clips don't hold up quite as well as they should – largely due to being made for TV viewing in the standard definition era.YouTube and Universal Music Group (UMG) apparently feel the ...
2019-06-20, 05:52

New Apple Music and YouTube Music playlists might keep you listening for longer As music streaming services battle it out for more audience share, one of the key weapons in the fight are recommended playlists – those auto-generated lists of tracks that save you the trouble of picking your own songs, and introduce you to new artists.In order to better compete with Spotify...
2019-08-26, 20:00

YouTube and Universal Music Group are remastering old music videos YouTube is perhaps the single biggest public repository of music videos, but many are bit outdated, with visuals and audio designed for old TVs with single speakers, and others that could use a bit of an upgrade too. Many videos from major artists wi......
2019-06-19, 19:52

European election results - country by country Below is a snapshot of the key results in the European Parliament elections in each European country, in alphabetical order. Click on the flags to find out what happened......
2019-05-28, 00:13

'His music was a gift to us all': Music industry mourns The Cars frontman Ric Ocasek "He was always as generous as could be with his time and care," band Weezer wrote of its former producer, Ric Ocasek. The Cars frontman died Sunday.        ...
2019-09-16, 18:00

NIH begins HIV vaccine trials in North America, South America, Europe The National Institutes of Health announced plans to begin a phase of trials on Monday on a new HIV vaccine in North and South America, and Europe, which complement an ongoing study with women in Africa....
2019-07-16, 00:00

Filmmaker Michael Moore Wants America’s Favorite Black Woman to Save America From Trump Filmmaker Michael Moore knows exactly who could save America from the racist president leaving his Florsheim prints all over the Oval Office desk, and that person, according to Moore, would “crush” President Donald Trump in 2020 “and her last name rhymes with Obama.”...
2019-08-02, 02:26

Apple Music vs Spotify: the music streaming titans go head-to-head The music world has always been about rivalries. There's  Taylor Swift vs. Kanye, Tupac vs. Biggie, Eminem vs... everyone? Now, you can add a new rivalry to the mix: Spotify vs Apple Music. While there are any number of streaming services for you to choose from out there, the only two...
2019-06-05, 22:26

America's Least American-Style Car Was Also One of America's Most Influential Happy Fourth of July, fellow Americans! And, everyone else, have a beer and a hot dog on me! By me, I mean the United States government, who I’m sure will reimburse you promptly. Today I’d like to celebrate an under-appreciated American hero, that least-American-seeming of American cars: the Chevrol...
2019-07-04, 20:00

Woodbury Fire burns nearly 100,000 acres TONTO NATIONAL FOREST –  The Woodbury Fire has charred nearly 100-thousand acres. and has been burning for two weeks. As of Sunday night, it is only 25-percent contained. Dry conditions and low humidity are making things tougher for firefighters. Officials said the flames could move fast. Evac...
2019-06-24, 08:00

Amazon is selling suncream that 'burns fat' as you tan WANT to burn fat ahead of your summer holiday? Apparently, you can lose weight as you tan by applying Sunshapers sun cream. Here's all you need to know....
2019-07-01, 17:00

For These Women, a FIRE That Burns Too Male and Too White Fed up with the bro-heavy archetype of the FIRE trend (“financial independence, retire early”), women are carving out their own niche in the frugal-living movement....
2019-06-07, 14:52

Woodbury Fire burns more than 65,000 acres, 42% contained The Woodbury Fire has burned more than 65,000 acres, Tonto National Forest officials said Friday. The fire sparked June 8 in the Superstition Mountains –it is now 42 percent contained. On Thursday, residents of the Roosevelt and Roosevelt Lake area received an evacuation alert. A shelter for evacuee...
2019-06-21, 19:52

Four killed in attacks in Thailand as anger burns Insurgents have killed four security personnel in Thailand's Muslim-majority south, the regional security force said on Wednesday, amid anger over allegations that a rebel suspect was tortured into a coma....
2019-07-24, 11:13

Smoke Has Blotted Out the Sun in São Paulo as the Amazon Burns What began as a “day of fire” a week and a half ago has now turned daytime skies in São Paulo an inky black. The Amazon has been in deep, deep trouble ever since far-right president Jair Bolsnaro took over running Brazil. Advocates feared his regime would commit ecological “genocide” in the Amazon a...
2019-08-21, 15:52

Arsonist burns gay pride flags outside Harlem bar At least one arsonist set two gay-pride flags on fire in front of a Harlem bar just before the start of Pride Month, police said — an act Gov. Cuomo condemned. Cops were called at around 12:20 a.m. Friday to Alibi Lounge on West 139th Street near Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., where two rainbow......
2019-06-02, 03:39

Fire burns 25 acres of land near Bisbee TUCSON – Arizona State Forestry crews are battling a fire that ignited six miles northeast of Bisbee, the organization announced Monday afternoon. According to officials, the fire is currently burning about 25 acres of land, with smoke clearly visible from the surrounding areas. Several aircr...
2019-07-16, 04:13

Fire in northeastern Spain burns over 12,000 acres Firefighters worked to control a fire in northeastern Spain Thursday that has blazed through 12,355 acres of land since manure combusted on a farm a day ago....
2019-06-27, 20:39

AOC BURNS Rahm Emanuel To a Crisp NO SURVIVORS Former Mayor of Chicago Rahm Emanuel has wasted no time after leaving his post churning out the personal news, but his latest job announcement has drawn ire from none other than Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez....
2019-06-06, 02:52

Idaho wildfire burns near top U.S. nuclear research lab A wildfire in Idaho has forced one of the United States' top nuclear research labs to cut back personnel Wednesday, as the flames burned near the facility....
2019-07-24, 14:52

400+ Indigenous Tribes Under Threat as Amazon Burns The fires blazing across the Amazon rainforest in Brazil are devastating. They’re making international headlines and sparking sadness and outrage across the globe as people worry about how the planet’s “lungs” are taking a backseat to economic interests.  ...
2019-08-25, 16:26

Standing burns more calories than sitting or lying A new study of healthy young adults suggests that standing more could be a simple way to raise daily energy expenditure and compensate for sedentariness....
2019-09-11, 04:00

Two-alarm fire burns house in midtown TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department is working a two-alarm house fire after the blaze ignited Monday evening in midtown. According to TFD, the house involved is located near 17th Street and Campbell Avenue. Details are limited at this time. Crews on scene of a 2 Alarm fire on 17th Street east ...
2019-06-18, 22:26

Europe's heatwave burns on, but eases from record highs A four-day heatwave across western Europe that killed seven people began to ease slightly on Sunday, as temperature alerts were cut back and wildfires slowly brought under control....
2019-06-30, 21:39

Jason Roy not downcast at his latest failure, says Rory Burns • Batsman out for 22 after dropping down England order• Coach Chris Silverwood backs wicketless Jofra ArcherJason Roy left the field with his middle stump uprooted and no greater sense of belonging in Test cricket. But according to Rory Burns, his close friend, the right-hander remains upbeat regard...
2019-09-06, 23:13

As Amazon burns, Brazil’s Bolsonaro dismisses the crisis Asked about the surging fires in the world’s most precious forest — the area scorched has more than doubled in the past two years — Brazil's president accused his critics of setting them, to “call attention” against his government....
2019-08-23, 04:26

Stalin's Azerbaijan prison where water burns like fire If an artist were to sketch a map of Azerbaijan, its southernmost part would be covered in green tea gardens, citrus bushes and the coastal line would be dotted with picturesque lighthouses....
2019-08-06, 18:52

A Woman's Vaginal Steaming Left Her with Second-Degree Burns A 62-year-old Canadian woman ended up with painful second-degree burns on her genitals after she attempted an at-home vaginal steaming, according to a case report. Ultimately, it delayed the reconstructive surgery she needed to treat an earlier vaginal injury.Read more......
2019-08-10, 02:52

Dodge Demon Burns At Race Track Because Everyone's A Dick If you’re considering a move into misanthropy but are having trouble transitioning because you just like people so dang much, I think I have something that will help. It’s this video of a guy who manages to catch his Dodge Demon on fire at a Michigan track. He then pisses off the track workers to th...
2019-08-09, 20:39

A Startup Says It Can Automate Perfect Weed Even as the Earth Burns Over the years, a number of companies have claimed to make “the first” smartphone-controlled, automated home grow system. But I have thus far been only pitched by one that positions itself as a solution to growing herbs and marijuana in the age of climate catastrophe. That honorific belongs to Seedo...
2019-06-13, 00:39

The Fall of Barneys Burns a Hedge-Fund Star Some billionaire hedge-fund managers buy sports teams. Richard Perry snapped up Barneys, one of New York’s most influential luxury department-store chains, but couldn’t save it from industrywide pressures....
2019-08-06, 13:26

Four missing after ship capsizes, burns near Georgia coast Rescue teams were searching for four crewmembers after a cargo ship caught fire and capsized Sunday off the Georgia coast, the Coast Guard said.        ...
2019-09-09, 00:00

Woman's blistering 'margarita burns' like 'being cooked from the inside out' Beware of the so-called “margarita burn” this summer. That’s one Canadian woman’s warning after she suffered second-degree burns on her hands from squeezing limes to make cocktails on a recent lake trip. ...
2019-07-09, 20:39

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Leads the Charge on Climate With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
2019-08-24, 18:52

| Ashes doubt for fatigued Australia opener Burns Australia opener Joe Burns has been diagnosed with fatigue and burn-out stemming from a viral infection, throwing his chances of playing in the Ashes....
2019-06-05, 14:39

Here are the Senate’s sickest burns dished out to Facebook’s Libra Facebook‘s digital currency, Libra, has been causing a bit of a ruckus lately. Since its plans became public a few weeks ago, headlines have largely been awash with why it’s probably a bad idea. Nations all over the globe started to wake up to the reality of a currency controlled by the data hoardin...
2019-07-17, 15:52

America the Beautiful, America the Cruel The Fourth of July, or the Fourth of You Lie as we black folks like to call it, is here again. And we’ll be inundated with bold-faced lies about American exceptionalism. You’ll hear it from television commentators. From politicians. From dudes wearing a red, white and blue t-shirt…made in China....
2019-07-04, 17:13

Bride burns butt, tries to drink pain away instead of canceling wedding A bride with a burned behind tried to make the best out of the situation but just ended up being the butt of the joke. A Reddit user posted the story to the site’s bridezilla forums, although this woman isn’t the typical bridezilla. She just seemingly didn’t realize that combining a burned butt and ...
2019-06-20, 02:00

Vape pen explodes in UK man's car, causes third-degree burns: 'It felt like I was being burnt alive' A man in the United Kingdom is lucky to be alive after his vape pen exploded while he was driving, setting both himself and his car ablaze and leaving him with third-degree burns. ...
2019-08-09, 17:00

Major fire burns Jim Beam whiskey warehouse in Kentucky Officials say a lightning strike may be to blame for a major fire late Tuesday night at a warehouse that stores Jim Beam bourbon in central Kentucky....
2019-07-03, 19:52

As the Amazon Burns, Europe Seizes Title of Climate Champion With the Trump administration nearly silent, European leaders have energetically stepped in to take up the mantle of leadership. A trade deal could be at stake....
2019-08-24, 21:39

Fire that destroyed 45K Jim Beam whiskey barrels still burns in Kentucky A major fire that's destroyed 45,000 barrels of bourbon at a Jim Beam storage facility in central Kentucky is still burning after more than two days, authorities said....
2019-07-05, 17:26

Man suffers horrific third-degree burns after vape explodes in his pocket The father-of-two, who had been vaping for eight years, was rushed to hospital where medics had to peel off the melted fabric and perform skin grafts....
2019-07-19, 18:13

Burns maiden ton helps England take initiative in Ashes opener "Rory Burns smashed an unbeaten maiden test century as England gained the upper hand in the first Ashes test by finishing day two on 267-4, trailing Australia by just 17 runs on Friday."...
2019-08-02, 23:26

Fighting wildfires with prescribed burns often falls short in US West KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. — The thick scent of smoke hung in the midday air when a trail along the Kings River opened up to an ominous scene: flames in the trees and thick gray smoke shrouding canyon walls. Firefighters were on the job. In fact, they had started the blaze that chewed throug...
2019-08-13, 00:26

Famous horse barn burns on Virginia’s Chincoteague Island CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. (AP) — Flames have destroyed a famous horse barn on Chincoteague Island in Virginia. News outlets report firefighters were called Tuesday night to the Misty barn at the Beebe Ranch. Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Company spokeswoman Denise Bowden says flames were shooting 30 feet (9 m...
2019-06-27, 21:13

Steve Burns to make cameo in ‘Blue’s Clues’ return Here are your three clues: He is beloved by ’90s kids, he wore a green striped shirt and he sat on a thinking chair. That’s right. “Blue’s Clues” is back, and so is Steve. The Nickelodeon hit, which originally aired in 1996, is getting a reboot called “Blue’s Clues & You!,” premier...
2019-08-28, 07:00

Target recalls 90,000 USB cables that caused consumer finger burns Target received 14 reports of the cables smoking, sparking or igniting, including two reports of consumer finger burns. You can request a full refund.        ...
2019-05-30, 00:13

Brazil slashes environmental protection budget as Amazon burns Brazil’s government has begun legal procedures to transfer all employees out of three of the state’s four federal environmental protection offices, which are in charge of defending the rainforest....
2019-09-17, 21:26

Customer burns McDonald's employee with hot coffee after it was too watery: police A customer at a McDonalds in Nashville has been arrested on assault charges after he allegedly threw a hot coffee at an employee on Thursday because it was too watery....
2019-09-15, 01:26

As Amazon burns, breathing problems spike in nearby communities During the first three weeks of August, one hospital in Porto Velho admitted more than 400 children with respiratory problems — three times the average, officials said....
2019-08-29, 05:13

Papua protests: capital Jayapura burns during night of violence Indonesian president calls for calm after more than 1,000 protesters take to streets amid unrest over racial slurs and calls for independence Protesters in Indonesia’s easternmost region of Papua have set buildings ablaze in the provincial capital Jayapura, forcing the state power firm to cut off el...
2019-08-30, 12:00

AP Source: Panthers agree to deal with 1st-round pick Burns A person familiar with the situation says the Carolina Panthers have agreed to terms with defensive end and first-round pick Brian Burns on 4-year contract with option for 5th season.       ...
2019-07-24, 18:13

Fire burns through Greek pine forest on island near capital Dozens of firefighters backed by water-dropping aircraft are battling a wildfire on an island north of Athens that has left the Greek capital blanketed in smoke...
2019-08-13, 12:52

Herbert Burns hopes to clear one last hurdle to claim UFC contract Brazilian Herbert Burns has been through the highs and lows of a promising run in ONE Fighting Championships, multiple yearlong layoffs and more. Dana White's Contender Series represents his best chance at a UFC contract....
2019-08-06, 15:26

Wildfire smoke worse for kids' health than prescribed burns (Reuters Health) - Children who are exposed to smoke from wildfires may experience a greater health impact than those exposed to smoke from prescribed controlled burns, according to a small study in northern California....
2019-06-06, 07:13

Roughly half of Pikangikum residents now evacuated as forest fire burns The commander of Pikangikum's emergency operations centre said on Friday that around 2,000 of the First Nation's approximately 4,000 residents have been moved to Regina and other host communities in Ontario....
2019-07-12, 22:13

Republicans give platform to climate science deniers while planet burns GOP members used a House hearing on endangered species to peddle the line that more carbon in the atmosphere is a good thingThe climate crisis has become a top issue among Democrats running for president. But many Republican lawmakers are still resistant to the science showing global heating is a se...
2019-05-23, 02:01

Villages evacuated as fire burns Greek island nature reserve Hundreds of firefighters battled wildfires in Greece Tuesday, with the largest burning through a thickly forested nature reserve on the island of Evia north of Athens where three villages have been evacuated....
2019-08-13, 16:52

As Amazon burns, Brazil's Bolsonaro tells rest of world not to interfere Amid growing international criticism over the wildfires raging through the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday admitted farmers could be illegally setting the rainforest alight but told foreign powers not to interfere....
2019-08-23, 02:00

Hotter than Death Valley: Europe burns, sweats in record heat Wildfires burned tracts of land in France and Spain at the weekend as Europe sweltered in record-breaking temperatures that pushed the mercury toward all-time highs on Sunday in Germany, killing at least seven people....
2019-06-30, 19:13

South Carolina man burns down home because he suspected wife of affair, police say Cops say a man in South Carolina who allegedly discovered his wife was having an affair is the real homewrecker after he decided to get even by torching his home....
2019-09-09, 22:52

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard shuts down Indians, then burns them on Twitter New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard delivered six scoreless innings against the Cleveland Indians before owning them on Twitter.       ...
2019-08-23, 18:52

England centurion Rory Burns had a great start but now it's all about being Mr Consistency England cricket do not need to panic after their defeat in the First Ashes Test. The reality is that their greatest ever bowler went down four overs in. It is a nightmare captaining a side a bowler down where, unless your spinner bowls for two people (which Joe Root did not have), a breaking point c...
2019-08-07, 23:39

Tommy Burns-Jack Johnson and Harry Mallin honoured with plaques Jack Johnson enthralled the world when he chased down Tommy Burns, writes Alex Daley in his Yesterday's Heroes column The post Tommy Burns-Jack Johnson and Harry Mallin honoured with plaques appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-06-21, 16:00

While the planet burns, Ohio's coal industry gets a bailout | Leah C Stokes I have spent five years investigating state efforts to roll back clean energy laws. Ohio just passed the worst legislation yetBowing to the interests of a few deep-pocketed utilities, Ohio has enacted a controversial new law, dubbed HB 6, subsidizing dirty, decades-old coal plants and gutting the st...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Cochise County fire burns dangerously close to rancher’s home TOMBSTONE — Stan White’s ranch lies 12 miles southeast from the Tombstone Post Office and 35 miles from Douglas. “We have a 750-gallon water tank on there that’s pretty high pressure, it belongs to my neighbor,” he said. “That’s what you have to do when you ...
2019-07-07, 06:13

Real estate CEO John Burns on the growing build-to-rent trend More and more homebuilders are thinking of becoming the landlords of the units they're building. CNBC's Diana Olick and John Burns of John Burns Real Estate Consulting join 'The Exchange' to discuss....
2019-08-01, 01:52

Journalist Found Dead With 90% Burns In Madhya Pradesh, Murder Alleged A journalist working for a Hindi daily died after sustaining 90 per cent burns in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar on Wednesday. His brother has alleged that he was set on fire by the additional agriculture......
2019-06-20, 04:13

Rory Burns says evening with 2005 Ashes winners inspired fighting century • ‘I was ready to run through a brick wall,’ says England opener• Steve Waugh tells Australia batsman to watch and learnRory Burns tasted the sweet success of a maiden Test century against Australia after an evening with members of England’s 2005 Ashes-winning team that left him feeling ready to run...
2019-08-03, 00:00

Fire under control at Exxon petrochemical plant; some workers suffer minor burns Exxon Mobil Corp brought under control a fire that erupted on Wednesday at its Baytown, Texas, refining and chemical plant complex, injuring 37 workers, though none seriously, and sending nearby residents indoors....
2019-08-01, 02:00

Iranian Woman Dies From Self-Inflicted Burns After Arrest For Attending Soccer Match Sahar Khodayari, a 30-year-old Iranian woman, has died after she self-immolated outside of a courtroom where she was being tried for attempting to enter a soccer match disguised as a man. Khodayari was arrested in March as she tried to attend a match featuring her favorite team, Esteghlal. She was f...
2019-09-10, 18:00

Owner of Timberland, Vans stops buying Brazilian leather as Amazon burns The U.S. parent company of apparel and shoe brands Timberland, Vans and the North Face will no longer buy Brazilian leather, it said on Thursday, as surging forest fires in the Amazon raise questions about how companies are contributing to the destruction of the world's largest rainforest....
2019-08-29, 18:39

England stars Rory Burns and Sam Curran ready to boost Surrey's T20 bid Rory Burns and Sam Curran are set to play in Surrey's T20 Blast opener at Essex tonight before joining England's squad for the Test against Ireland next week....
2019-07-19, 17:00

Large structure fire burns at Santa Clara condo construction site SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KNTV) – A large structure fire at a condominium construction site in Santa Clara sent huge plumes of smoke and flames into the sky Friday morning. Photos posted on Twitter identified the location as a building under construction at the corner of El Camino Real and Scott. ...
2019-06-28, 23:00

California boat fire: Authorities say victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns California authorities on Friday said victims likely died of smoke inhalation, not burns. They released the names of nine victims.        ...
2019-09-07, 05:26

High Level, surrounding areas evacuated as wildfire burns in northwestern Alberta A mandatory evacuation order was issued for parts of Mackenzie County in northwestern Alberta Monday afternoon as an out-of-control wildfire burned in the area....
2019-05-21, 16:39

Highway 16 reopens, residents return home as wildfire burns west of Edson Highway 16 west of Edson, Alta. reopened early Monday morning and residents who were forced from their homes Sunday have been allowed to return as a wildfire continues to burn west of the town....
2019-05-21, 16:39

Man suffered groin blisters, severe burns after leaving hair removal cream on too long A man in the U.K. has allegedly been in the hospital for weeks and will remain there for several more after he reportedly left hair removal cream on his groin for a few minutes too long, resulting in gruesome blisters and painful burns....
2019-08-19, 20:39

Juul CEO Kevin Burns calls vaping-related illnesses 'worrisome,' but won't pull products The CEO of the popular e-cigarette company Juul called the nearly 200 cases of vaping-related illnesses “worrisome” — but said his popular products will stay on the market until “we see some facts.” ...
2019-08-28, 16:00

Vernon Davis Hurdles Defender, Burns Eagles For 48-Yard Touchdown, Walks Off In Pain With Jordan Reed inactive, Washington started Vernon Davis at tight end today against the Eagles. It paid off early with this spectacular 48-yard touchdown, but that might’ve used up all the remaining gas in the 35-year-old’s tank....
2019-09-09, 06:52

New Jersey woman watches Pennywise doll float into her yard, promptly burns it with fire In what’s either a clever bit of viral marketing for It: Chapter 2 or a genuinely unnerving bit of happenstance, a plush Pennywise doll covered in odd scribblings floated into a woman’s yard and scared the ever-loving piss out of her. Renee Jensen, a resident of New Jersey’s Harrington Park borough,...
2019-08-20, 01:00

Ashes 2019: Rory Burns hits first Test century to put England in box seat against Australia Rory Burns had been in the nineties for more than 10 overs and on 99 for nine balls when he pushed Nathan Lyon to mid-on and just ran. He was quick enough, and a hard-earned Ashes century was his....
2019-08-02, 22:00

Boxing News at Five: Fury wants to fight ‘Big Baby’ on October 5, Linares and Burns set to meet on September 7 in Glasgow Tyson Fury is hoping to fight either Jarrell Miller or Trevor Bryan on October 5, while Jorge Linares vs. Ricky Burns looks done for September 7 The post Boxing News at Five: Fury wants to fight ‘Big Baby’ on October 5, Linares and Burns set to meet on September 7 in Glasgow appeared first on Boxing...
2019-07-08, 19:13

A Song in His Heart. It Was for Her. Isaiah Rothstein is a rapping rabbi and lead singer in the band Zayah. Leah Gottfried writes a web series, “Soon By You,” which reminds some of an Orthodox version of “Friends.”...
2019-08-02, 17:13

How to Add Song Lyrics to Your Instagram Story Last week Instagram added a new feature that allows you to add lyrics to your Instagram stories. The feature allows you to not only add a song to your Story (you’ve been able to do that for a while), but also sing along with those lyrics, similar to what you might do with the app TikTok....
2019-06-09, 20:26

Remembering when Prince wrote that song for you Remembering when Prince wrote that song for you: The Bangles’ Susanna Hoffs, Apollonia Kotero of Apollonia 6, Susannah Melvoin and Taja Sevelle tell stories behind songs the Purple One crafted for them...
2019-06-05, 02:13

We can tell where a whale has travelled from the themes in its song Humpback whales pick up songs from one another along their migratory routes, which means we can tell which places they’ve visited just by listening to them...
2019-09-04, 02:13

The most successful song collaborations of all time 24/7 Tempo identified the most popular collaborations ever based on the longest runs atop Billboard’s Hot 100 pop music chart.       ...
2019-07-17, 21:52

"Olive, the other reindeer" and other misheard song lyrics Random Twitter questions now provide the same function as the lunchtime polls from Heathers: What common question are we going to toss around today to distract us from all the other horrible things filling our Twitter news feed?...
2019-07-17, 05:13

Beyoncé has blessed us with a new song from The Lion King If this week already has you down (sup, Mercury retrograde), fear not little babies because Beyoncé is here to make (almost) everything better. Queen Bey has descended from her ethereal throne to bless us lowly peasants with a new song—specifically, a new song from Disney’s live-action remake of The...
2019-07-11, 00:39

Analyzing Every Song on Lana Del Rey’s Norman F—ing Rockwell Lana Del Rey has built her career on being a character: it’s a melange of classic Americana aesthetics, southern California mythology and Old Hollywood ingenue spirit. On her brooding, expansive sixth album, Norman F-cking Rockwell, she digs even further into the image she’s crafted for ...
2019-09-04, 09:00

Just Try to Sing Along to Beyoncé’s New Song From The Lion King Everyone loves a good, classic Disney song. But that’s not quite what you get with “Spirit,” Beyoncé’s new original song for the live-action remake of The Lion King, out July 19. In the movie, Beyoncé voices Nala and sings old favorites like “Can You Feel ...
2019-07-10, 22:26

The Netherlands wins the Eurovision Song Contest Bookies favorite Duncan Lawrence has won the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv with his power ballad "Arcade." An exclusive performance by a 60-year-old pop diva also ensured the night would never be forgotten....
2019-05-21, 18:26

What's your hometown anthem? The best song about every state Each U.S. state has its own distinct history and characteristics. 24/7 Tempo has collected the best song about every state available on Spotify.        ...
2019-07-18, 08:39

Nicki Minaj drops new song, ‘Megatron’ 'Megatron' is the first solo song by a female rapper to hit No. 1 on iTunes since Minaj's previous smash-hit single 'Chun-Li,' the rapper wrote on Instagram....
2019-06-21, 21:26

Luann de Lesseps' New Song Will Have You "Feelin' Jovani" (Because That's Its Name) The song of the summer is here and we're "Feelin' Jovani." The Real Housewives of New York City star Luann de Lesseps released her new song, along with a must-watch music......
2019-06-13, 23:00

No, That ‘Hadestown’ Song About ‘The Wall’ Isn’t Really About Donald Trump (NEW YORK) — It’s one of the most striking and memorable moments in “Hadestown,” Anais Mitchell’s multi-Tony Award-nominated retelling of the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice, when Hades sings: “Why do we build the wall, my children?” “We build the wall to...
2019-06-03, 23:52

Why is A Thousand Miles the most referenced song in cinema? From White Chicks to Isn’t It Romantic, how the song came to represent cosy unoriginalityIt is the tinkling piano riff that gets you. Vanessa Carlton, the Pennsylvania-born daughter of a pilot and a piano teacher was 17-going-on-18 when she wrote the opening bars that would become A Thousand Miles, ...
2019-05-28, 16:39

5 Years, 28 People, 1 Song: No One Writes Quite Like Bon Iver. Justin Vernon has gone from a lone folk crooner to the leader of an experimental collective. See how he and his friends cracked “iMi,” one their most ambitious and important tracks yet....
2019-09-05, 12:00

Lil Nas X is sued for $25 million for alleged song theft Lil Nas X, the rapper who shot to fame this year with the blockbuster "Old Town Road," has been sued by a California music publisher for $25 million for allegedly stealing from a 1982 Bobby Caldwell song for another of his songs....
2019-07-31, 20:52

Use a 'Productivity Song' to Train Your Brain to Work Anyone who has ever seen a movie montage knows the importance of a motivating soundtrack. We may not have a professional editor to splice together footage of us training for a boxing match or studying for the bar exam, but we can pick our own music to help with our productivity....
2019-06-04, 22:39

The Ancient Philosophy of the Bhagavad Gita, Song of God The Bhagavad Gita is one of the most important religious texts in Hinduism as well as one of the most seminal religious texts in the world, alongside the Bible, the Quran, the Torah and the Ramayana. ...
2019-08-18, 01:26

Prevent Diaper Change Messes With a Song It’s sort of inevitable; at some point, your toddler is going to start grabbing at their diaper area while you’re changing their diaper and they’re going to end up with a fistful of bodily fluids (or solids) and it’s going to be frustrating. Sometimes you can distract them with a toy or a clean diap...
2019-07-25, 00:00

Ozuna's New Love Song Is So Sad You'll Want to Sing It in the Shower Insert all the crying emojis, here. If you thought Ozuna was going to drop a summer bop, like his "Baila, Baila, Baila" remix, you were oh-so-wrong (don't worry, we were also......
2019-06-05, 00:26

Oritse Williams house fire: JLS star's £3 million London mansion burns down in suspected arson attack - days after he is cleared of rape JLS star Oritse Williams' £3 million mansion in south London has gone up in flames in a suspected arson attack just days after he was cleared of rape....
2019-06-05, 13:26

Roast of Alec Baldwin: The best burns of the night (daughter Ireland Baldwin's included) Alec Baldwin's controversies provided plenty of material for Comedy Central Roast jokes made by Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner and Baldwin's daughter Ireland.        ...
2019-09-17, 00:00

Fighting fire with fire: Prescribed burns can prevent catastrophic destruction Prescribed fires are credited with making forests healthier and stopping or slowing the advance of some wildfire blazes in the U.S West.        ...
2019-08-12, 21:13

Power, cell service lost as Level 6 wildfire burns out of control in High Level The out-of-control wildfire that forced the evacuation of High Level, Alta., on Monday is currently listed as a Level 6, the most severe, given how active it is....
2019-05-21, 19:13

Google search results will show where song lyrics come from Google isn't sitting idly by while Genius accuses it of copying lyrics. As part of a larger defense of its lyrics search practices, the company has mentioned that it will "soon" attribute the third party providing song lyrics. This should "make it......
2019-06-19, 01:39

This unreleased Freddie Mercury song will give you goosebumps Queen was known for highly produced, sweeping ballads such as “Bohemian Rhapsody” — but when artist/producer Dave Clark met Freddie Mercury at Abbey Road Studios in 1985, he wanted to hear a different side of the iconic singer. They were there to record the title track from Mercury’...
2019-06-20, 17:26

Viral song ‘Baby Shark’ is being turned into a TV series Just when we thought we’d reached peak Baby Shark, it turns out the viral YouTube video is being turned into an animated series for Nickelodeon. Yep, a series — that’s a lot of Baby Shark. With over three billion views on YouTube, the catchy song started off as an innocent sing-along vid...
2019-06-07, 20:52

Song of one of world’s rarest whales recorded for first time Marine biologists have for the first time recorded the “song” of the rare eastern North Pacific right whale, of which fewer than 30 remain on the planet. Researchers with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) said Thursday they first captured the calls using moored acoustic reco...
2019-06-21, 19:39

90-year-old D-Day veteran’s song tops UK singles chart A 90-year-old D-Day veteran’s ditty about the Allied forces landing at Normandy is beating out songs by artists like Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and Ed Sheeran on Amazon’s singles chart in the United Kingdom, a report said. Jim Radford, who was a 15-year-old galley boy in the British Mer...
2019-06-07, 02:39

Song of one of rarest whales on planet recorded for first time There are only about 30 north Pacific right whales left after hunters nearly wiped out the slow-moving animalsMarine biologists for the first time have recorded singing by one of the rarest whales on the planet, the north Pacific right whale.Researchers at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admini...
2019-06-20, 08:13

Inside the Song of Summer: Where It Came From, When It Started and Why This Year's Isn't Even Up for Debate It's that time of year again. The kids are returning to school, the days are getting shorter, and, even though there's been no real relief from the heat yet, that can only mean......
2019-08-19, 02:26

Instagram makes it easy to add song lyrics to your Stories Instagram announced today that it is adding the ability to display lyrics when adding songs to Stories. The feature will let users decide if they want to display song lyrics on screen and will give them the ability to edit the text style, animation a......
2019-06-07, 01:00

Good luck getting Katy Perry’s new song “Never Really Over” out of your head Katy Perry kicked off an enviable run of hits just over a decade ago with “I Kissed A Girl,” which was followed by various earworms like “Teenage Dream,” “Firework,” and “Wide Awake.” Lately though, she’s hit a bit of a cool streak with songs like 2016’s “Rise,” which was basically a not-as-good ver...
2019-06-01, 07:52

Taylor Swift’s New Romantic Song ‘Lover’ Has Arrived Ahead of the long-awaited release of her seventh studio album Lover, Taylor Swift has put out her final official single off the album: the title track, “Lover.” “Lover” follows her first single from the album, the upbeat track “ME!” featuring Panic! At the Disco&#...
2019-08-16, 13:39

Hamilton on song in Monaco as he tops both practice sessions A quick hug from another sporting great and then it was back to business for Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton at the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
2019-05-23, 20:00

Allow Beyoncé to Lift Your "Spirit" With Her New Song From The Lion King Hakuna matata because Beyoncé has gifted us with a new, uplifting anthem. To coincide with the world premiere of The Lion King, Queen Bey--who voices Nala in the Disney......
2019-07-10, 15:00

Beyoncé drops new original song from ‘The Lion King’ LOS ANGELES — Beyoncé has dropped a new original song from Disney’s live-action “Lion King.” The song, “Spirit,” was released Tuesday and should get an Academy-Award push for Academy Award consideration. The tune comes at a pivotal moment for Nala, the character voiced ...
2019-07-10, 09:01

Let’s Discuss the Lyrics to Every Song on Taylor Swift’s Lover Lover, Taylor Swift’s seventh album, has arrived — as of midnight Aug. 23. Featuring 18 tracks — Swift’s longest album to date — with singles “Me!”, “You Need to Calm Down” and “Lover,” it’s a pop tour de force that, as she has ...
2019-08-24, 12:00

Go Behind the Scenes of Descendants 3's Showstopping Finale Song "Break This Down" Disney isn't done with Descendants 3 just yet. The Disney Channel Original Movie starring Dove Cameron, Sofia Carson, Cameron Boyce, Booboo Stewart and China Anne McClain is heading back to TV......
2019-08-30, 04:13

Britain’s losing Eurovision song now lower-scoring than ever PARIS (AP) — Britain’s Eurovision song “Bigger Than Us” is an even bigger flop than previously thought after its last-place entry was stripped of five points to correct a math error. The song performed by Michael Rice in Israel and watched by millions on Saturday had received just ...
2019-05-23, 20:13

Canadian hiker says she used Metallica song to scare off cougar A Vancouver woman thanked the legendary heavy metal band Metallica for saving her life after she used their song "Don't Tread on Me" to scare off a cougar in Canada on July 23....
2019-08-03, 21:39

Swift calls out homophobes on new song, announces 7th album NEW YORK (AP) — Taylor Swift’s latest song has a new target: homophobes. The pop star released a new tune called “You Need to Calm Down” late Thursday, where she addresses her own haters but also calls out those who attack the LGBTQ community. At one point on the beat-laden track, ...
2019-06-14, 08:39

“You Need To Calm Down” is a rare message song from Taylor Swift Taylor Swift is primarily known for love songs, often written about ex-boyfriends that the masses love to gossip about. There’s also her subset of feud-inspired tracks, like “Bad Blood,” which was about her now-cookie-healed rift with Katy Perry. So, no, Swift isn’t really known for issue-driven mes...
2019-06-15, 01:00

Taylor Swift Drops New Song "You Need to Calm Down": Listen! We are NOT calm! Taylor Swift has dropped her new single, "You Need to Calm Down." At the stroke of midnight, T.Swift's new song, off of her upcoming seventh studio album,......
2019-06-14, 08:52

Three Lions song gets feminist revamp for Women's World Cup New version of song also known as Football’s Coming Home aims to inspire public support for teamDavid Baddiel and Frank Skinner’s football song Three Lions has been rewritten as a feminist anthem to cheer on England’s women team in next month’s World Cup.Members of the team say they hope the reworke...
2019-05-28, 01:39

A Whitney Houston Song Just Dropped--7 Years After Her Death Stop everything because a Whitney Houston song just dropped--and it will immediately make you want to dance with somebody. Just in time to send you into the weekend with your car windows......
2019-06-28, 16:52

Taylor Swift Drops New Song "The Archer"--Listen Now! Taylor Swift continues to bring the hits! The superstar singer took to Instagram Live on Tuesday afternoon to announce her new song, "The Archer." The song, co-produced by Swift......
2019-07-24, 00:52

Tennessee man confesses to murder after listening to Christian song MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) – Nearly three years after the murder of Cesar Lopez-Flores, his killer pleaded guilty, saying he found God while incarcerated, which urged him to confess. In a statement that shocked the court, Danny Dashay Holmes pleaded guilty minutes after his trial began last ...
2019-09-03, 01:39

Jon Meacham, Tim McGraw explore American history in song NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Tim McGraw and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Jon Meacham are friends and neighbors with a shared love of history and music. The two have teamed up to write “Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest and the Music That Made a Nation,” out on Tuesday, an...
2019-06-10, 16:39

Spotify lets you add 15-second song clips to Facebook Stories Beginning today, Spotify will let users share 15-second clips of Spotify songs on their Facebook Stories. If followers tap on the preview, they'll be transferred to Spotify, where they can listen to the rest of the track. The change is geared toward......
2019-08-30, 22:00

Here are the mostly boring contenders for 2019's song of the summer Below-average releases from normally reliable superstars means listeners are still waiting for this season’s “Despacito.”        ...
2019-06-12, 18:26

Trump's latest fight with the Squad is in a song on 'The Simpsons' The creators of television show "The Simpsons" are trolling President Trump yet again. And this time, a bunch of Democratic lawmakers are along for the ride with a parody of the song "America" from "West Side Story."...
2019-08-22, 20:52

Teen rapper Tay-K sentenced to 55 years following hit song about murder Taymor McIntyre sentenced along with six other men for death of Ethan Walker, after recording platinum hit The Race as a fugitiveUS rapper Tay-K has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for murder, with a platinum-certified hit song he released as a fugitive being included in prosecution evidence.Ta...
2019-07-24, 15:52

Whitney Houston has a new song out: Listen to ‘Higher Love’ Whitney Houston’s new jam is about to soundtrack your weekend. Yes, more than seven years after her death, pop music’s iconic “Voice” has a new single dropping Friday. Houston recorded a live rendition of Steve Winwood’s 1986 chart-topper “Higher Love,” performed at a s...
2019-06-28, 16:13

What Netflix's 'Wine Country' gets right about visiting wine country To be clear, this isn’t a movie about wine. It’s a movie about friendship and the joys and challenges of midlife.        ...
2019-05-31, 22:52

Ilford fire: Police appeal to identify homeless man who died after suffering 100% burns in 'arson attack' A man who died in a suspected arson attack in Ilford was living in a makeshift tent on the roadside and sustained nearly 100% burns in the incident, police have said....
2019-06-21, 22:52

Here’s how you punch Keanu Reeves in the face, and then write a song about it In Netflix's 'Always Be My Baby,' Randall Park's Marcus punches the real Keanu Reeves in the face, and then performs an amazing song about it.        ...
2019-06-01, 03:39

Genius accuses Google of ripping off its song lyrics database According to The Wall Street Journal (via Rolling Stone), lyrics database Genius (formerly Rap Genius before it branched out into other genres) has accused Google of stealing its content and reposting it without permission, leading to a noticeable dip in Genius’ traffic that seems to coincide with a...
2019-06-17, 05:52

Google Accused of Unlawfully Copying Song Lyrics From Genius.com Genius Media has accused Google of copying their work to display in its Search results for years without permission and has asked the search-engine giant to address the situation....
2019-06-17, 10:13

Guy Masters the Simplest Karaoke Song Ever With Hilarious ‘Tequila’ Performance There are a lot of great karaoke songs in the world—Natalie Imbruglia’s “Torn”, Journey’s “Don’t Stop Believin’”, and Destiny Child’s “Say My Name” just to name a few. One song that is not normally included in the pantheon of gr...
2019-06-20, 04:00

Taylor Swift Announces New Album Lover and Song "You Need to Calm Down" It's official! Taylor Swift has announced the name of her new album: Lover! On Thursday afternoon, the Grammy winner took to her Instagram Live to share the exciting news with her......
2019-06-14, 00:00

WATCH: 'Let's talk about six, baby!' - Klopp breaks into song during interview "Jurgen Klopp couldn\u0027t contain his excitement after leading Liverpool to the Champions League title - securing his first trophy as Reds manager."...
2019-06-02, 04:52

DC Comics' Lobo to ask "What if a Korn song was a person?" with his own Syfy show Swamp Thing might be deader than a mildew-covered corpse in the Louisiana sunshine, but the TV fates of DC Comic’s third-and-fourth-tier comic book superheroes continue to soldier on: Variety reports today that Syfy has just begun development on a series centered on utterly ridiculous ’90s antihero ...
2019-06-13, 06:26

'God, I love the English': Swift details nights out in London in new song Can you Adam and Eve it? Taylor Swift might have spent her formative years in Nashville, Tennessee, but nowadays she is apparently all about walks in Camden Market and nights out in Brixton....
2019-08-23, 14:52

Look: John Mayer, Chris Stapleton perform surprise new song John Mayer and Chris Stapleton performed "I Just Remembered That I Didn't Care" and "Slow Dancing in a Burning Room" at a sold-out show in Nashville....
2019-08-09, 20:13

Jennifer Hudson’s rendition of ‘The Jeffersons’ theme song is #MovinOnUp Jennifer Hudson gets all the pie. Last night the “American Idol” put primetime audiences through a time warp into the 1970s, inside the Upper East Side apartment of George and Louise Jefferson, doing her knockout rendition of the iconic “The Jeffersons” theme song “Movi...
2019-05-23, 20:52

Beyoncé releases ‘Lion King’ soundtrack song ‘Spirit’ The song will serve as a single on the Beyoncé album 'The Lion King: The Gift,' which drops on July 19 alongside the release of the highly anticipated 'Lion King' movie remake....
2019-07-10, 16:52

Katy Perry Ordered to Pay More Than $2.78 Million for Copying Christian Rap Song (LOS ANGELES) — Katy Perry, her collaborators and her record label must pay more than $2.78 million because the pop star’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” copied a 2009 Christian rap song, a federal jury decided Thursday. It was an underdog victory for rapper Marcus Gray, a relatively ...
2019-08-02, 04:13

Here’s the video to Ariana Grande’s new song “Boyfriend,” which sounds a lot like her other songs Ariana Grande dropped her new song “Boyfriend” last night, a collaboration with the hip-hop duo Social House, the current opener on her Sweetener tour. The coordinating video depicts Grande and Social House’s Mike “Mikey” Foster in an almost-relationship, flirting with other people at a party while ...
2019-08-02, 21:39

Folk rockers Saintseneca pay tribute to Chris Farley with new song “In A Van” One of the most resonant characters created by Saturday Night Live’ s Chris Farley was motivational speaker Matt Foley, famously debuted in a 1993 SNL skit. In a too-tight plaid jacket, Foley/Farley enthusiastically cautions pot-smoking teens David Spade and Christina Applegate that they were bound ...
2019-09-11, 02:52

Katy Perry and team must pay £2.3m for copying song for Dark Horse hit Katy Perry, her co-writers and her record label have been ordered to pay $2.78m (£2.3m) to a rapper after a jury found her hit single Dark Horse was copied from a Christian song....
2019-08-02, 22:13

Cardi B Shares New Song in Honor of Daughter Kulture's 1st Birthday Surprise! Cardi B and husband Offset's first child together, daughter Kulture, turned 1 on Wednesday and to celebrate her joy with her fans, the "Money" rapper posted a photo......
2019-07-11, 17:26

Canada Woman Says Metallica Song Saved Her From Wild Cougar A Canadian woman has thanked the legendary American rock band Metallica for saving her life after she fended off a wild cougar with their 1991 song "Don't Tread on Me", the media reported....
2019-08-03, 23:26

Law, Song, Concolino share LPGA Tour lead at Kingsmill Playing partners Jennifer Song and Jacqui Concolino stuck together in the Pure Silk Championship _ and Bronte Law kept up, too.        ...
2019-05-25, 02:26

We Belong Together: Mariah Carey Records the Theme Song to Mixed-ish You know how sometimes two things seem so sympatico and perfect in theory that they’re basically a union waiting to happen? Well, today, we—the universal we ... ya know, me and you, your mama and your cousin, too—got word that such a union will be realized....
2019-08-06, 10:39

Guess The Song, Smriti Irani Asks Her Instagram Followers Union Minister Smriti Irani took to Instagram this morning to throw a challenge at her followers, asking them to guess the song she refers to in her post....
2019-08-13, 15:13

Why Nicole Kidman Did Not Censor Keith Urban's Song About Their Sex Life When it comes to Keith Urban's work, Nicole Kidman is hands-off. During an interview on Breakfast With the Stars With Kyle & Jackie O, the Big Little Lies star was asked about......
2019-07-22, 18:39

Buckle up, kids: Tool's first new song in 13 years is more than 10 minutes long Tool made a lot of dreams come true last week when it made its sizable back catalog available for streaming for the very first time. That, and, one can assume, his “feud” with the Bieber household, was all in service to the upcoming release of Fear Inoculum, the prog-metal outfit’s first new album i...
2019-08-07, 19:39

Taylor Swift reveals new song ‘The Archer’ live on Instagram Taylor Swift just dropped a new single from her upcoming album. Called “The Archer,” the dark, synth-pop ballad was released with a fuschia-colored lyrics video via Instagram Live and YouTube on Tuesday. Unlike the two previous singles from her album “Lover,” to be released A...
2019-07-24, 02:39

Beyonce credits faith for new 'Lion King' song: 'God is the art director' Beyonce earlier this week premiered her new music video "Spirit," from the soundtrack of the live-action version of "The Lion King" — and the Queen Bee explained it honors God and African culture....
2019-07-19, 22:13

Song On Mamata Banerjee's "Cut Money" Crusade Goes Viral In Bengal Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has recently ramped up her attack on her Trinamool Congress party members accepting "cut money" -- a percentage illegally charged by government officials and......
2019-06-22, 17:26

Listen to ‘lost’ Freddie Mercury song, ‘Time Waits for No One’ 'Time Waits for No One' was found in a vault after more than three decades. Now, it's been reimagined to highlight the power of the late Queen singer's voice....
2019-06-20, 17:26

Beyoncé will lift your spirit with new song from 'The Lion King' soundtrack "The Lion King" won't hit theaters for more than a week, but Beyoncé and Disney celebrated the world premiere screening on Tuesday night by releasing a new song from the film that's sure to lift your spirits....
2019-07-10, 15:13

Taylor Swift’s New Song ‘The Archer’ Got Fans Prowling for All of the Clues Taylor Swift has released a new track, “The Archer” from her upcoming album, Lover, and the lyric video for the tune has started an internet-wide treasure hunt for clues to the song’s meaning. Right before the new song was released, Swift did an Instagram Live Session giving the so...
2019-07-24, 21:13

Song of rare whale 'crying for mate' recorded for the first time Marine biologists have for the first time recorded the song of the world's rarest large whale, the eastern North Pacific right whale, of which fewer than 30 individuals remain....
2019-06-20, 19:52

Could Beyoncé finally win coveted Oscar with ‘Lion King’ song? Even in 2002, Beyoncé knew what she wanted. And it had nothing to do with music. Back then, she was just a 20-year-old singer best known for her work with Destiny’s Child and had yet to release a solo album. She was set to make her theatrical-film debut in the Mike Myers comedy “Austin Powers......
2019-07-19, 03:39

Mandy Moore releases “When I Wasn't Watching,” her first new song in 10 years Mandy Moore has mainly been in the public eye over the past few years as the star of hit NBC series This Is Us and movies like 47 Meters Down. But about twenty years ago, she was a pop-star contemporary of Britney Spears and Jessica Simpson. Now getting back to her musical roots, Moore today release...
2019-09-17, 23:13

Beyoncé’s first ‘Lion King’ song has fans feeling the love It’s only fleeting, but if the new teaser ad for Disney’s “The Lion King” remake is anything to go by, the soundtrack featuring Beyoncé and Donald Glover is going to be stunning. The superstar pair — who play Nala and Simba respectively in the CGI redo of the 1994 animated film — croon just 30...
2019-06-20, 23:26

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood review - Tarantino's dazzling LA redemption song With Leonardo DiCaprio and Brad Pitt playing a TV actor and stuntman who cross paths with the Manson cult, Tarantino has created outrageous, disorientating entertainmentQuentin Tarantino’s exploitation black-comedy thriller Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood finds a pulp-fictionally redemptive take on ...
2019-05-21, 22:00

The new song from Stranger Things' Joe Keery is pretty good, because apparently he can do anything In the first season of Stranger Things, Joe Keery’s Steve Harrington started off as a lovable asshole but eventually just became lovable, and he’s become increasingly lovable in each season since then. Also, he did a funny video with Ben Schwartz a few years ago and replaced Ferris Bueller in a pizz...
2019-07-24, 08:01

Dhinchak Pooja's Latest Song Is Making Waves On Twitter Dhinchak Pooja is back with a bang, but not everyone seems to be pleased. The singer, who created waves with songs like Selfie Maine Leli Aaj, has come out with a new number called Naach Ke Pagal....
2019-07-31, 21:52

'Time to rebel': Greta Thunberg adds voice to new song by the 1975 On band’s latest single, 16-year-old activist urges young people to act on climate emergency Greta Thunberg has made her musical debut on a single by the 1975. On a track called The 1975, a version of which traditionally opens each of the British band’s albums, the 16-year-old environmental activist...
2019-07-25, 01:39

Miley Cyrus Raps About Nicki Minaj and Cardi B in New Song "Cattitude" Miley Cyrus is making a music comeback and picking sides in a feud between two of the biggest female rappers. The pop star performed at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend show in England on......
2019-05-27, 05:39

Illegal trash dumper leaves witty nod to Arlo Guthrie song Whoever dumped trash at the building made famous in Arlo Guthrie’s 1967 Thanksgiving protest anthem “Alice’s Restaurant Massacree” has a sense of humor...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Hear Vampire Weekend cover the Parks and Recreation theme song If you’ve managed to catch Vampire Weekend on their current tour or any of last year’s warm-up shows, you’ll know that the jam-band aesthetic that influenced the sound of Father Of The Bride has also found its way into their live show. Ezra Koenig and crew’s live versions have gotten longer and gene...
2019-06-10, 21:13

Genius hid Morse code in song lyrics to prove Google was cheating Did you ever notice how you tend to google the lyrics of a song and then you’re not going to Genius’s website because Google is displaying them on the Search results all along? Well, Genius alleges that Google has been copying its lyrics for years and posting them directly on Google Search, thus pre...
2019-06-17, 18:52

Watch Chris Hemsworth’s Fat Thor sing ‘the saddest song in the world’ Thor just dropped the hammer on a hard rock classic. Last night on “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon,” actor Chris Hemsworth stopped by and shared a priceless behind-the-scenes tidbit from “Avengers: Endgame” with the late-night host. “‘Avengers: Endgame’ ...
2019-06-14, 03:52

Jeremy Renner's new song claims Heaven doesn't have a name, which is confusing fans (and everyone else) When he’s not killing marginalized groups as Hawkeye or breaking both of his arms playing tag, Jeremy Renner is scatting away to his hearts content. Or... well it sounds like it could be scatting while a cappella, but whatever you might call it, it’s actually a part of his single, “Heaven Don’t Have...
2019-07-02, 20:13

Taylor Swift's surprise new song The Archer hits fans in the feels Listen to lyrics of Swift’s emotional third song from forthcoming album Lover, released as news breaks she has been nominated for 10 MTV VMAsTaylor Swift fans have shared their emotional responses to the pop star’s surprise release of her new single, The Archer, as news broke that she had been nomin...
2019-07-24, 09:52

Beat Saber gets 10 Imagine Dragons song pack and a new 360-degree VR level Oculus announced that Grammy-winning band Imagine Dragons will team up with Beat Games to create a 10-track Imagine Dragons Music Pack for Beat Saber.Read More...
2019-06-10, 22:52

Watch: Ranu Mondal Sings Mohammed Rafi Song With Daughter Ranu Mondal became an Internet sensation almost overnight after a video of her singing at the Ranaghat railway station went viral. Now, a video of Ranu Mondal, 59, singing with her daughter has......
2019-09-11, 12:13

G10 currencies to dance to dollar's tune, trade-war and Fed song: Reuters poll Group of 10 currencies will be driven by the U.S.-China trade war and actions by the U.S. Federal Reserve in coming months, while economic developments in other parts of the world are likely to take second stage, a Reuters poll found....
2019-09-06, 10:26

Pep Guardiola responds to criticism of Manchester City plane song – video Pep Guardiola has apologised to anyone offended by the chant sung on the plane carrying his Manchester City side back from their title win in Brighton. In the song it mentions Liverpool fans being 'battered on the streets' and being 'victims of it all'. Guardiola's side have denied it was in referen...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Listen: Snoop Dogg tries luring Kawhi Leonard to Lakers with new song Free agent forward Kawhi Leonard has a new celebrity trying to woo the two-time NBA Finals MVP to play for the Los Angeles Lakers: rapper and Lakers fan Snoop Dogg....
2019-07-05, 19:39

2 Million Views For Woman's Melodious Rendition Of Lata Mangeshkar Song A video of a woman singing at a West Bengal railway station has captured the attention of millions. Just over two minutes long, the video shows the woman singing Ek Pyar Ka Nagma Hai....
2019-08-01, 08:01

The Hills: New Beginnings Theme Song Revealed (Don't Worry, "Unwritten" Fans) It's a new beginning for The Hills: New Beginnings. That's right, the fan-favorite MTV show is updating its show opening, but never fear, it's still Natasha Bedingfield singing......
2019-06-17, 19:52

Mozambique peace-accord signing featured Civilization IV’s theme song Mozambique's major political factions played "Baba Yetu," the theme song from Civilization IV, while signing an agreement to end military hostilities.Read More...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Miranda Lambert gets candid about new song 'Bluebird': 'It makes me feel hopeful' Miranda Lambert recently dropped her newest single "Bluebird" -- and now the Grammy award-winning superstar is getting candid about the inspiration behind the track. ...
2019-08-20, 08:13

Zachary Levi Serenades Children's Hospital Patient With Tangled Song He's Zachary Levi, and he's a real-life superhero. On Friday, the Shazam! actor and several other celebs visited patients at Children's Mercy Hospital in Kansas City,......
2019-06-09, 01:13

‘Yesterday’ star Himesh Patel still has a Beatles song stuck in his head Like many millennials, Himesh Patel wasn’t particularly well-versed in The Beatles as a kid. “They weren’t a huge part of my life, like they are now,” says the 28-year-old British star of the new musical comedy “Yesterday,” about a world in which The Beatles suddenly don’t exist. “At school, we did ...
2019-06-28, 01:39

Trade War Fight Song Shows Growing Anti-U.S. Sentiment in China Perhaps nothing captures the growing anti-U.S. sentiment in China better than a song about the trade war that is going viral in Beijing: “If the perpetrator wants to fight, we will beat him out of his wits.” This privately-produced song has more than 100,000 views on WeChat and is just o...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Hong Kong singer Anthony Wong scores hit with Tiananmen song HONG KONG (AP) — Thirty years after it was crushed by China’s army, the Tiananmen Square pro-democracy movement is being commemorated in art, literature, public rallies and even synth pop. Hong Kong singer Anthony Wong’s latest release, “Is It a Crime,” recorded with longtime...
2019-06-02, 12:52

Listen to The Office theme song as a synthy, sad-eyed ’80s power ballad Stranger Things has us feeling moody and nostalgic this summer, so thank goodness for reddit user Noaxreal, who, in “turning the office theme into an ’80s soundtrack” he’s recalibrated the sitcom standard into something that could fit right into the Stranger Things soundtrack....
2019-07-20, 01:52

Man Slits Teen's Throat After Boy's Rap Song Made Him Feel "Unsafe": Cops Michael Adams, 27, told investigators he heard Al-Amin listening to rap in his car before entering the store - a genre that makes him feel "unsafe" - according to a probable-cause statement reviewed......
2019-07-10, 01:52

Adam Sandler Got Approval From Chris Farley's Mom for Emotional Tribute Song Adam Sandler said the mother of his late friend and SNL co-star Chris Farley gave her blessing for him to perform a special song to him on TV. Earlier this month, the actor and comedian......
2019-05-31, 01:26

Jury Says Katy Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’ Copied a Christian Rap Song (LOS ANGELES) — A jury on Monday found that Katy Perry’s 2013 hit “Dark Horse” improperly copied a 2009 Christian rap song in a unanimous decision that represented a rare takedown of a pop superstar and her elite producer by a relatively unknown artist. The verdict by a nine-...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Taylor Swift releases song and petition calling for LGBTQ equality Pop singer and songwriter Taylor Swift on Monday released a star-studded music video that scolded social media trolls and urged fans to sign a petition demanding U.S. legal protections for gays, lesbians and transgender people....
2019-06-17, 21:26

Backstreet Boys played in a foam pit with Steve Aoki, then wrote a song As a world-famous DJ, Steve Aoki enjoys a rock-star lifestyle. It comes complete with a private jet, Kanye West hangouts, summers of yachting, a brief marriage to an Australian model and an unlikely musical collaboration (electro-tinged “Let It Be Me,” with the Backstreet Boys, dropped l...
2019-09-13, 03:52

The Saxophone Man Serenading Cows Who Respond Accordingly Is the Real Song of Summer in Everyone’s Hearts Here’s a story that needs little introduction, and that’s because it’s story of a saxophone-wielding dad with a dream and the group of cows who gathered in awe of his playing. This week, the internet met Rick Herrmann, thanks to his daughter, Erin Herrmann, who wisely took to Twitt...
2019-06-28, 17:13

Decoding Taylor Swift's "Lover" Song Lyrics: All the Hidden Easter Eggs Taylor Swift just delivered her most romantic song to date! The superstar singer has released "Lover," the title track off of her upcoming seventh studio album. This is the song......
2019-08-16, 16:26

Beyoncé releases dramatic, colorful video for her Lion King song "Spirit" Disney’s Lion King remake seems kind of soulless, with our own A.A. Dowd noting in his review that the elaborate, animal-stacking “I Just Can’t Wait To Be King” sequence from the original has been replaced with a little romp through a stream, but at least we can still count on Beyoncé to bring the v...
2019-07-17, 05:13

D-Day song 'Shores of Normandy,' by 90-year-old vet outselling tunes by Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran A 90-year-old D-Day veteran whose song about the World War II  invasion is outselling tunes by artists like Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran on Amazon’s singles chart said he is “overwhelmed” by the response, according to a report....
2019-06-06, 11:13

Mandy Moore Drops First Original Song in 10 Years: Listen to "When I Wasn't Watching" Mandy Moore is back! The 35-year-old actress dropped her new song "When I Wasn't Watching" and its corresponding music video on Tuesday. "It's a little......
2019-09-17, 14:39

Surprise! Miley Cyrus Drops New Song "Slide Away" After Liam Hemsworth Split In addition to some fun activities overseas, Miley Cyrus has been concentrating on work amid her breakup from husband Liam Hemsworth. The 26-year-old pop star released a new song called......
2019-08-16, 16:26

Katy Perry’s ‘Dark Horse’ copied Christian rap song, jury finds Katy Perry's Grammy-nominated hit "Dark Horse" copied a 2009 Christian rap song, a Los Angeles jury found Monday — and the pop star could now face a hefty fine....
2019-07-31, 17:39

John Mayer invites Chris Stapleton onstage to play a brand-new song Stapleton made a surprise appearance at the John Mayer concert Thursday night at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville.        ...
2019-08-10, 04:39

Miley Cyrus to make first public appearance since split, will perform new song at VMAs Miley Cyrus will be riding her wrecking ball into MTV’s Video Music Awards Monday night. The former Disney star is slated to perform “Slide Away,” her new breakup ballad. The song was released six days after a rep for Cyrus and longtime beau Liam Hemsworth told People magazine that...
2019-08-27, 11:13

Sara Gilbert's daughter surprised her mom with a song for the host's farewell episode of 'The Talk' CBS Sara Gilbert was surprised by her daughter, Sawyer, with an original song during her farewell episode on "The Talk." The 12-year-old sang "Mama" with the help of Gilbert's partner, musician Linda Perry, who played the piano. Visit INSIDER's homepage for more stories. Sara Gilbert's farewell ep...
2019-08-03, 13:26

Jack Black releases epic parody of ‘Game of Thrones’ theme song Jack Black has been working on his dark magic. “Sorry, no gaming videos this week,” the actor-comedian warns as he prepares to belt out the “Game of Thrones” theme song parody posted to his JablinskiGames YouTube page. The video then cuts to an animated graphic, followed by Black frolick...
2019-05-21, 18:13

Singer says Carrie Underwood stole ‘Sunday Night Football’ theme song A singer and a group of songwriters claim in a lawsuit filed on Wednesday that Carrie Underwood’s “Game On,” theme song for “Sunday Night Football” is actually ripped off from a song that the plaintiffs wrote back in 2016 and unsuccessfully pitched to Underwood’s production team. In a su...
2019-06-20, 03:52

Genius hid a Morse code message in song lyrics to prove Google was copying them Did you ever notice how you tend to google the lyrics of a song and then you’re not going to Genius’s website because Google is displaying them on the Search results all along? Well, Genius alleges that Google has been copying its lyrics for years and posting them directly on Google Sear...
2019-06-17, 13:13

Dutch port city of Rotterdam to host 2020 Eurovision Song Contest The Dutch port city of Rotterdam will host the 65th Eurovision Song Contest next year, organizers said on Friday, after it triumphed over its only other rival, the southern town of Maastricht....
2019-08-30, 15:13

Watch: Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban sing 'Your Song' ahead of premiere Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban performed the Elton John hit "Your Song," which appears in Kidman's movie "Moulin Rouge," prior to the "Big Little Lies" premiere....
2019-05-30, 16:13

If Chaka Khan Had Heard Kanye West's Final Sample of Her Song, She Would've Said 'Hell No' Once upon a time, there was a man named “Old Kanye,” born Kanye Omari West. After suffering a terrible accident, which led to his jaw having to be wired shut, the young rapper released a single titled, “Through The Wire.” That single would launch one of the most compelling careers in hip-hop. Then, ...
2019-06-27, 18:39

Listen to the Song That Hong Kong’s Youthful Protesters Are Calling Their ‘National Anthem’ Separatist ideas have been brewing in Hong Kong for some time—and calls for self-determination have grown louder during weeks of unrest. Now the territory has what many are calling a “national anthem.” “Glory to Hong Kong” has spread like wildfire: on a quiet Monday nig...
2019-09-10, 14:00

Hear a new Pixies song from their upcoming album about “witches, Daniel Boone, misfits” Pixies dabbled in horror on 2016's Head Carrier, an album featuring multiple songs about a martyred bishop who may or may not have walked for six miles with his decapitated head in his hands. With Beneath The Eyrie, the post-punk outfit’s upcoming studio album, they’re sprinting full bore into t...
2019-06-04, 01:26

Canadian Woman, Faced By Wild Cougar, Says Metallica Song Saved Her Life A Canadian woman has thanked the legendary American rock band Metallica for saving her life after she fended off a wild cougar with their 1991 song "Don't Tread on Me", the media reported....
2019-08-03, 16:13

No joke: Chris Stapleton, Bruno Mars share a song on Ed Sheeran's new record Ed Sheeran, Bruno Mars and Chris Stapleton appear on a track called "Blow," part of Sheeran's new album.        ...
2019-06-19, 18:52

Hey, Ariana Grande, NASA interns had a blast remixing your song to promote moon mission NASA interns had a blast remixing Ariana Grande's song 'NASA' to promote Artemis moon mission.        ...
2019-09-13, 16:52

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey collab on song for new 'Charlie's Angels' reboot Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey collaborated on a song together for the new reboot of 'Charlie's Angels.'        ...
2019-09-17, 01:13

Wikipedia titles you can sing to the ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ theme song, tweeted Cartoons have given us a lot over the years. They’ve entertained, they’ve taught us valuable life lessons, but – and most importantly of all – they’ve provided us with some bonafide musical bangers. Just consider the animated X-Men series’ theme song: Or the irresistible shuffle of The Simpsons’ ope...
2019-06-17, 16:39

‘I dreaded that song coming out’: Ben Folds on Brick, William Shatner and hitting rock bottom In Australia with his new memoir, the ‘songwriting sociopath’ discusses creativity and what Shatner taught him about coolness: ‘He just does not give a shit’Ben Folds has what appear to be perfect piano-playing hands. They’re large, with long, elegant fingers – until you look closer and inspect the ...
2019-08-29, 09:39

Miley Cyrus, Ariana Grande and Lana Del Rey Debut New Song in Charlie's Angels Trailer The Angels are back! It's been almost two decades since Charlie's Angels hit the big screen. On Thursday, Sony Pictures released the first trailer for its 2019......
2019-06-27, 19:26

Rolling Stones give ‘Bitter Sweet Symphony’ song rights back to The Verve Perhaps old age has softened the Stones. After more than two decades, Rolling Stones frontmen Mick Jagger and Keith Richards have finally relinquished their rights over The Verve’s legacy, their singular hit “Bitter Sweet Symphony,” which has been part of a legendary copyright disp...
2019-05-24, 03:52

Bill, Hillary Clinton booed at Billy Joel concert after singer dedicated song to them Rockstar Billy Joel probably didn't intend to provoke backlash against his "good friends" Bill and Hillary Clinton, but that's what happened when he dedicated a song to them during his concert on Thursday....
2019-07-13, 00:00

Jennifer Hudson Slays Iconic The Jeffersons Theme Song for Live in Front of a Studio Audience Jennifer Hudson did that. That being she somehow made The Jeffersons theme song, one of the most iconic TV theme songs, better. The Grammy and Oscar winner was tapped by ABC to perform......
2019-05-23, 16:39

Watch: Mark Hamill sings 'Buddi Song' for 'Child's Play' credits, sing-along video Mark Hamill, who voiced the murderous doll in the latest "Child's Play," hopes the creepy song he sings for the end credits gets stuck in viewers' heads....
2019-06-23, 21:52

Back to School: Rihanna Kills All Other September Covers—and Just Registered a Song With Megan Thee Stallion? Rihanna may not always be there when you call for new music, but she’s always on time with a lewk. Just when we thought we’d have to survive this September without a cover from our beloved bad gal, Vogue Hong Kong debuted their trio of September covers—because one picture of Rihanna is never enough—...
2019-08-30, 18:52

DJ Khaled releasing song with Nipsey Hussle, donating proceeds to slain rapper's children DJ Khaled announced that he will release a single with Nipsey Hussle called "Higher." All proceeds will be donated to the slain rapper's two children.        ...
2019-05-21, 19:26

Nostalgia Alert! Brenda Song Looks Back at Her Disney Channel Past Ahead of Amphibia Return Nearly 19 years ago, Brenda Song first appeared on the Disney Channel as a young girl who just wanted some snow for Christmas, in the 2000 movie The Ultimate Christmas Present. Now, she......
2019-06-07, 23:52

Nobody Asked Trey Songz to Tamper With Power's Theme Song, But 50 Cent Might Be Willing to Bring That Ole Thing Back Despite valiant attempts by friends, girlfriends and family members, I have yet to partake in a single episode of the cultural phenomenon known as Power....
2019-08-27, 10:26

Taylor Swift Reveals New Song ''Lover'' After Receiving the Icon Award at 2019 Teen Choice Awards Taylor Swift is feeling nothing but love from teenagers tonight. During Sunday night's 2019 Teen Choice Awards, the music superstar was in attendance to accept the first-ever Icon......
2019-08-12, 05:13

Roast of Alec Baldwin: The night's best burns (daughter Ireland Baldwin's included) Alec Baldwin's past controversies provided plenty of material for roast jokes made by Robert De Niro, Caitlyn Jenner and daughter Ireland.        ...
2019-09-08, 14:00

Twitter Rant: Harry Styles Is Tweeting That He Wants One Of His Songs To Have A Parentheses At The End Of It Like ‘(Original Song From DreamWorks Animation’s TROLLS)’ But Doesn’t Know How To Get It That Way Harry Styles has made a lot of big moves in recent years, but it looks like the singer is ready to take things to a whole new level: Harry Styles is tweeting that he wants one of his songs to have a parentheses at the end of it like “(Original Song from DreamWorks Animation’s ‘TROLLS’)” but doesn’t ...
2019-06-21, 00:52

Sean Spicer debuts on 'Dancing With the Stars' shimmying to Spice Girls song in neon-green ruffled shirt Former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made his colorful and proudly outlandish “Dancing With the Stars” debut on Monday night wearing a neon-green ruffled shirt as he shimmied to the Spice Girls song “Spice up Your Life” in a salsa routine....
2019-09-17, 13:26

Man arrested at New York airport for allegedly smuggling 34 live song birds hidden inside plastic hair curlers A Connecticut man was arrested at John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday after returning from South America with nearly three dozen small live birds, each concealed in a plastic hair curler hidden inside his carry-on luggage to be sold for high profit.  ...
2019-06-18, 12:13

Taylor Swift vs. White House Feud Takes Dark Turn With Kellyanne Conway Singing Her Song on Fox News Kellyanne Conway’s foray into the entertainment industry got a second wind on Fox News Tuesday night when she sang a few bars of Taylor Swift’s LGBTQ ally anthem to make the point that she needs to CALM DOWN about the whole LGBTQ rights thing....
2019-08-29, 04:52

How to Buy a Country President Trump has indicated interest in purchasing Greenland—and although Greenland’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs stated via Twitter that they were “open for business, not for sale,” it’s worth asking: how do you buy a country, anyway?...
2019-08-16, 19:13

No country for Marshmello men At the CMT Music Awards in Nashville, country star Kane Brown talks about his collaboration with American DJ Marshmello, Sheryl Crow discusses her new song with Maren Morris and Stevie Nicks, while Jimmie Allen takes his mom as his date. (June 6)        ...
2019-06-06, 13:39

The Indigenous Man Who Declared His Own Country Excluded from Australia’s Constitution, Murrumu of Walubara, an Aboriginal man, renounced his citizenship and formed a sovereign nation in the northern reaches of the continent....
2019-09-13, 12:00

What would life be like in a zero-carbon country? Drastic restrictions on almost every aspect of people's lives, from the cars they drive, the way they heat their homes, to the fridges they buy -- even the food stored in them. That is the reality of what awaits us in 2050 if a UK government pledge to cut greenhouse emissions to "net zero" is to be ...
2019-06-16, 11:13

The best country to be a woman? It's not the US A gender equality study released by Equal Measures 2030 assessed gender pay gaps, women's rights, gender-based violence, representation, and more.       ...
2019-07-11, 01:26

When Your Country Is On Fire, There's Always Softball When he lived in Venezuela, Freddy de Freitas played baseball every day of the week, except for the occasional Monday. He played and baked under the Caracas sun on weekends, and on weekdays after work he’d rush over to his local stadium to play under the lights. That was before the stadium lights st...
2019-06-06, 22:01

These are the best small towns in the country See which small towns took home top honors across six categories in the 2019 10Best Readers' Choice contest.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:39

The best small towns in the country Some of America's most underrated travel destinations are its small towns. 10Best asked readers to vote for their favorites, and the results are in.       ...
2019-06-13, 18:39

OH. NO. Kristen Bell hints that a new 'Frozen 2' song may get stuck in your head Talking about the end of "The Good Place," Kristen Bell gave us a glimpse into a certain song in "Frozen 2" and OMG.        ...
2019-06-19, 01:52

Taylor Swift Dances to Her Own Song at a Party and Sparks "Drunk Taylor" Memes The Internet has spoken: "Drunk Taylor" is an awesome Taylor. Taylor Swift broke the Internet on Sunday morning when videos of her dancing to her new hit song "You Need to......
2019-08-11, 22:13

The most successful song collaborations of all-time: 'Old Town Road' approaching No. 1 24/7 Tempo identified the most popular collaborations ever based on the longest runs atop Billboard’s Hot 100 pop music chart.       ...
2019-07-17, 21:52

Jenna Bush Hager says dad George W. Bush destroyed her Nirvana CD: ‘There was a really bad song on it’ Jenna Bush Hager admitted her father, former President George W. Bush, destroyed one of the first CDs she’s ever purchased after hearing the lyrics of a controversial song....
2019-05-31, 19:52

We're not well after watching "Sick Song," the latest from the "Johny Johny Yes Papa" monsters The Billion Surprise Toys (BST) video of “Johny Johny Yes Papa” is a uniquely horrifying creation. Though it seems to have been wiped from the internet except in small, memed-up instances and BST-approved variations, it lingers on in cultural memory like a half-remembered nightmare. Set to the melod...
2019-07-19, 18:26

Lil Nas X invites Joe Jonas to remix his new song: 'Imma let u on panini' Joe Jonas joked after the VMAs that his "Old Town Road" remix didn't make the cut. So Lil Nas X invited him to remix his follow-up song, "Panini."        ...
2019-08-28, 10:00

Nick Jonas Sends Love Letter to Priyanka Chopra With Jonas Brothers Song "I Believe" Nick Jonas is singing his love for wife Priyanka Chopra. The Jonas Brothers released their comeback album Happiness Begins on Friday and the record contains the track "I Believe,"......
2019-06-07, 19:00

Taylor Swift reveals new song 'The Archer,' plans to release 120 pages of her diary Taylor Swift revealed a new track, titled "The Archer," from her upcoming album during an Instagram Live Stream on Tuesday.        ...
2019-07-24, 09:39

Jake Gyllenhaal lauds sister Maggie as "The Greatest Gyllenhaal" during Whitney Houston song parody Did you know “love” is actually synonymous with “Gyllenhaal”? Because, fun fact, it is. And James Corden wants you all to know with this Whitney Houston parody professing his love for Jake Gyllenhaal. Like a lot of us, Corden just cannot get Gyllenhaal out of his damn head. Even puppies in sunnies c...
2019-06-20, 06:52

Ariana Grande follows apology for JonBenet Ramsey joke with teaser for new song 'Boyfriend' Ariana Grande apologized for making an inappropriate joke about JonBenet Ramsey on Instagram before dropping her newest song teaser.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

Kid steals this talent show when he interrupts song with 'Star Wars' imperial march A kid talent show turned extra hilarious when a boy hijacked the mic to sing the 'Star Wars' imperial march. An old video is now internet gold.        ...
2019-06-01, 07:13

Major Continuity Error: HBO Is Apologizing In Advance For A Scene In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Where Jon Snow’s Cell Phone Goes Off And His Ringtone Is A 16-Bit Version Of The Show’s Theme Song The people who make Game of Thrones are human like everyone else and that means a mistake from time to time, but this one is likely to go down in entertainment history as one of the worst. HBO is apologizing in advance for a scene in the Game of Thrones finale where Jon Snow’s cell phone goes off an...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Attorneys who accused Katy Perry of copying 'Dark Horse' say the song earned about $41 million A jury found Katy Perry’s song “Dark Horse” to be improperly copied. Now lawyers say the pop superstar’s 2013 hit earned roughly $41 million.        ...
2019-07-31, 19:39

'Dark Horse' lawsuit: Katy Perry, record company owe $2.78 million for stealing song A jury decided Thursday that Katy Perry and her label stole parts of "Dark Horse" from a Christian rapper, and collectively owe him $2.78 million.        ...
2019-08-02, 03:13

'AGT': Sophie Pecora, 15, wins Golden Buzzer from Brad Paisley with personal bullying song Tuesday’s episode kicked off the first round of Judge Cuts, where 18 acts competed for only seven spots advancing to the lives shows in August.        ...
2019-07-18, 08:00

NBCUniversal, National Football League and Carrie Underwood sued over Sunday Night Football theme song Football fans, are you ready for some litigation?! Per Yahoo! News, a group of songwriters have filed a federal lawsuit against NBCUniversal, the National Football League, Carrie Underwood, and others for allegedly plagiarizing a song originally posted on YouTube for their Sunday Night Football open...
2019-06-20, 19:52

Canada becomes first G7 country to ban shark fin imports Measure which also bans sale of fins awaits royal assentShark fin soup has long been seen as a delicacy in AsiaIt was on a family visit to Hong Kong that Kristyn Wong-Tam noticed her uncle – a well-regarded chef – was the only person at the table not touching a bowl of shark fin soup.When he explain...
2019-06-21, 09:26

Man gets first haircut in 15 years so he can serve his country He was ready to serve in his heart — but first, he needed to get his head straight. Reynaldo Arroyo, 23, just got his first haircut in 15 years. The Riverside, Calif., native’s lengthy locks were 150 inches long and reached down to his waist when he decided to join the US Army — and......
2019-08-19, 21:00

Canada took in more refugees than any other country in 2018, UN says Canada resettled 28,100 refugees last year, overtaking the US for the first time since the 1980 Refugee Act, UN report foundCanada took in more refugees than any other country in the world in 2018, according to a United Nations report, knocking the US from its position as global leader in resettling...
2019-06-20, 00:26

Know the risks: Travel advisories by country The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.       ...
2019-07-18, 00:26

Disney+ is available free of charge right now, but only in one country Disney’s streaming subscription won’t be available for another two months, with November 12th marking the official launch of the Disney+ platform. However, if you happen to be in the Netherlands right now, you’ll be able to test it free of charge until it launches, as Disney has be...
2019-09-12, 17:00

Britain to become first G7 country with net zero emissions target Britain will toughen its climate targets and commit to reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, the government said late on Tuesday, becoming the first G7 nation to set such a goal....
2019-06-12, 01:52

Country Mile special project USA TODAY Network spotlights country music history, its current landscape and where it is going in our special project, Country Mile.        ...
2019-08-27, 01:00

Sudan: Deportations to an embattled country After the military council used brutal force against civilian protesters, the situation in Sudan has continued to escalate. Now German politicians are debating if rejected asylum seekers can still be deported there....
2019-06-17, 13:39

ICE Deported Him to a Country He’d Never Seen. He Died 2 Months Later. Jimmy Aldaoud died in a Baghdad apartment on Tuesday after vomiting blood and begging to return to the United States. He had lived in the Detroit area from infancy until he was deported in June....
2019-08-09, 02:26

Mom gets apology from Sun Country Airlines after she had to pay $75 to sit with her toddler Sun Country Airlines apologized to a mother who claims the airline wouldn't let her sit next to her toddler unless she paid extra money.       ...
2019-07-11, 22:13

UK MP on Libra: Facebook’s almost trying to turn itself into its own country Facebook‘s ‘cryptocurrency‘ Libra is ruffling feathers among UK politicians amid concerns that the technology giant’s entry into the world of finance would give it too much power. Similarly to their US counterparts, which questioned Facebook‘s blockchain leader David Marcus over two days last week, ...
2019-07-22, 16:13

Iranian president says country isn’t seeking war A day after the US announced the deployment of an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Tuesday that the Islamic Republic is not seeking to wage war against any nation. “Iran will not wage war against any nation,” Rouhani said in a speech broadcast live on...
2019-06-18, 16:13

Cummings: AOC’s ‘Squad’ do ‘love their country’ ​Rep. Elijah Cummings defend​ed​ the four freshmen Democrats that President Trump has called on to “go back” to their original countries, saying their allegiance is to the Constitution and the American people. Asked about the president’s Sunday tweet that he doesn’t believe t...
2019-07-21, 21:26

"You Can't Talk That Way About Our Country": Trump To Congresswomen President Donald Trump broadly declared Friday that no one should criticize the United States while he is president, part of a renewed attack on four minority congresswomen whom he has targeted as......
2019-07-20, 05:00

UK PM candidate Johnson: the country can trust me Former foreign minister Boris Johnson said on Wednesday Britain could trust him to be prime minister and he would continue to voice his opinions directly as that is what the public wanted....
2019-06-12, 13:39

Even a King Can't Rename a Country Without Some Complications Swaziland became Eswatini last year, but sign makers haven’t caught up, it takes time to use up old stationery and the seating arrangement at the U.N. had to be reordered; plus, a question on the correct capitalization....
2019-05-28, 00:52

Honoring veterans on Memorial Day across the country Memorial Day is a holiday honoring American soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country.        ...
2019-05-24, 20:00

A Light Safari in Wine Country Public light spectacles by artists like Bruce Munro herald a movement that infuses culture in valleys of viticulture (and blazes new trails in cities, too)....
2019-09-16, 05:00

Why this country is building hundreds of airports When China's air industry hits the news, stories are typically centered on passengers going rogue, punching each other, trying to wrestle open emergency doors mid-takeoff or dangerously tossing coins into airplane engines for luck....
2019-05-29, 07:26

Best selling country albums of the last 10 years 24/7 Tempo identified the best selling country albums of the last 10 years based on the albums that have at least 1 million in certified sales.        ...
2019-05-30, 19:13

Miley Cyrus sings breakup song 'Slide Away,' debuts new tattoo after Liam Hemsworth split Miley Cyrus gave her breakup anthem "Slide Away" its awards show debut in a stripped-down performance, shot in black and white.        ...
2019-08-27, 17:13

The best music of 2019 so far Just six months into a great year in music, we’ve seen strange, galactic records from R&B innovators Solange and Flying Lotus. In the crowded field of hip-hop, emerging talents like Denzel Curry, Little Simz, and Zelooperz have separated from the pack—not to mention Tierra Whack, whose five sing...
2019-06-22, 15:39

You can now use Apple Music on the web While Apple Music is set to replace iTunes as the main hub for the tech giant’s audio offerings once macOS Catalina rolls around, there hadn't been any word on an online web app version (akin to what Spotify offers) – until now.Today, Apple has launched a public beta for the Apple...
2019-09-06, 05:52

How to Find New Music You'll Actually Like Some people can dig up great music like magic, or have friends inside the industry who keep them updated. Others are perfectly content with their weekly Spotify Discover playlist. But if you need more ways to find music, here are some ideas, taken from Twitter users, my colleagues at Lifehacker’s pu...
2019-08-16, 19:13

Trump needs an ‘intervention’ for good of the country, Pelosi says A day after Donald Trump stormed out of a meeting with top Democrats, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she wished his family or staff would conduct 'an intervention' with the president....
2019-05-23, 18:13

Man in country illegally faces 10 years for gun possession TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who came to the U.S. from Mexico illegally as a teen is facing up to 10 years in prison for having a gun that he said he used to kill someone in self-defense. Court records show that 34-year-old Juan Carlos Ramirez-Arcos pleaded guilty Wednesday in Tampa federal cour...
2019-05-30, 03:52

Hancock backs Johnson to 'bring country together' Boris Johnson has won the much sought-after endorsement of former Tory leadership candidate Matt Hancock, despite being attacked by his rivals for snubbing the first TV debate....
2019-06-17, 05:13

Every country worldwide is now using the most effective polio vaccine We may be on the brink of eradicating polio at last, now that Mongolia and Zimbabwe have added the inactivated polio vaccine to routine immunisations...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Martha Plimpton: ‘I am terrified for the women of my country’ The former teen star on being born into an acting dynasty, her anger at the abortion ban in Alabama and the trouble with American cinemaMartha Plimpton is an American actor who made her name as a teenager in films such as The Mosquito Coast and Running on Empty, appearing alongside her childhood swe...
2019-06-01, 21:00

Switzerland ranked as most innovative country in new UN report The World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO, named Switzerland as the world’s most innovative country on Wednesday, during the launch of its latest Global Innovation Index, (GII) in the Indian capital New Delhi....
2019-07-24, 19:26

Volvo V60 Cross Country T5 2019 UK review Volvo's handsome V60 Cross Country touches down in the UK in T5 petrol guise. We put it to the test This is a Volvo V60 Cross Country - a car we’ve had a fair amount of experience in now, and have actually come to like quite a lot for its laid-back demeanour and soft-edged, staunchly comfort-orien...
2019-09-05, 10:52

Czech PM says EU report on businesses an ‘attack’ on country PRAGUE (AP) — Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis says a confidential European Union report that established his former business empire poses a conflict of interest is an attack on his country. Babis had to transfer ownership of his businesses to two trust funds when he was elected. The preliminary re...
2019-06-04, 17:52

U.S.-Mexico talks drag over 'third country' push Talks between Mexico and the United States to stave off tariffs dragged on Friday as negotiators battled over a U.S. demand that Mexico accepts more Central American migrants under a concept know as "safe third country," two Mexican sources said....
2019-06-08, 00:52

New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star and its exoplanet, the IAU announced yesterday.Read more......
2019-06-08, 08:13

At the Country’s Oldest Stump, a Presidential Twist The Galivants Ferry Stump speaking event in South Carolina has been held every two years for at least 143 years. Now, for the first time, it will host Democratic presidential candidates....
2019-09-16, 20:00

Country diary: this ancient yew should live forever Church Preen, Shropshire: The tree in the graveyard has been rejuvenating itself for centuries. But the law needs to do more to protect such living monumentsEvening sunlight reaches through the dark branches of the yew tree, animating sinuous shapes moving through its hulk like conjugal creatures. A...
2019-07-25, 07:00

Luxembourg to be first European country to legalise cannabis Health minister confirms plans and calls on neighbouring countries to relax their lawsLuxembourg has called on its EU neighbours to relax their drug laws as its health minister confirmed plans to become the first European country to legalise cannabis production and consumption.“This drug policy we h...
2019-08-08, 05:00

Want to buy a home? These are the top 10 hottest housing markets in the country Say good-bye to big city life. The most popular areas for homebuyers are in smaller metros, according to Realtor.com’s list of the hottest ZIP codes.       ...
2019-07-31, 20:26

Necessary To Always Point Out Country's Flaws, Says Shabana Azmi Veteran actor Shabana Azmi said today that anyone who criticizes the government is branded as an anti-national these days. She added that no one in the country should be afraid and no one needs a......
2019-07-07, 21:26

MMA legend Anderson Silva becomes US citizen: 'this is my country now' Brazilian mixed martial arts legend Anderson “Spider” Silva was sworn in as a United States citizen Tuesday, proudly saying afterward: “This is my country now.”...
2019-07-25, 00:00

Philippines is deadliest country for defenders of environment Nation replaces Brazil for first time in annual list of murders compiled by Global Witness The Philippines has replaced Brazil as the most murderous country in the world for people defending their land and environment, according to research that puts a spotlight on the administration of President Ro...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Why Hondurans are taking to the streets or leaving the country Dead protesters, a "failed state" and accusations of high-level drug trafficking. This time it's not Venezuela in the headlines, but key US ally Honduras....
2019-07-06, 09:13

The Greek Election Brings Hope for a Country in Need In Greece, the mainstream has returned to power and the populists are in retreat. Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis promised that the country would “proudly raise its head again,” and Greek voters have given him a robust election victory. The new Prime Minister has his work cut out for ...
2019-07-11, 14:00

How Brexit Broke Britain and Revealed a Country at War With Itself On a Friday evening in July 2012, 80,000 people gathered at the Olympic Stadium in East London to watch the opening ceremony of the 30th Olympiad. Some 27 million British people watched it on their televisions, and many more around the globe. Expectations were sky-high and tinged with skepticism. Ma...
2019-06-06, 13:00

Bankruptcy filings rising across the country and it could get worse Bankruptcies are back — flashing warnings that more Americans are knee-deep in debt in big cities like New York. While total bankruptcy petitions nationwide by consumers and businesses are still well below Great Recession levels, analysts say there is an unmistakable trend upward. New York state’s b...
2019-08-11, 13:52

Sadly, these England fans probably think they are doing their country proud For the fans who brought poison to Porto, following England abroad seems to be more about occupation than celebrationBy the time Porto’s rush-hour commuters were bustling along the Avenida dos Aliados on Thursday morning the only evidence of the previous night’s mayhem was the faint whiff of cheap l...
2019-06-06, 17:13

''Big Changes In Country'': PM Modi Says As Government Marks 100 Days Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said his government, returned to power by an overwhelming support of the people, has marked its first 100 days with "development" and "big changes". This, he said,......
2019-09-08, 14:00

Mexico may consider U.S. 'safe third country' demand after 45 days Mexico's government will consider legislation to accommodate U.S. demands to make Mexico a so-called safe third country for asylum seekers if it cannot stem migration flows in 45 days, Mexico's foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday....
2019-06-12, 06:52

Guatemala says it has not pledged to be safe third country for migrants Guatemala has not committed to becoming a "safe third country," or a buffer zone for asylum seekers, but is analyzing with the United States how to contain migrant flows from Central America, interior minister Enrique Degenhart said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 23:26

Isabel Allende: Immigrants enrich a country Isabel Allende's new novel tells the tale of refugees fleeing their country for Chile during the Spanish civil war. Set decades ago, the migrant story is nonetheless very timely today, Allende told DW in an interview....
2019-08-09, 19:52

Travel advisories by country, per the US Department of State The U.S. Department of State issues travel advisories intended to help travelers understand the risks involved in visiting certain countries.       ...
2019-07-17, 18:39

What you should know about Africa's massive, 55-country trade bloc Leaders from 55 African nations have worked out a massive deal they hope will connect 1.3 billion people, create a $3.4 trillion economic bloc, and heat up commerce within the continent itself....
2019-07-11, 12:39

Honduras says not considering safe third country migration deal with U.S. Honduras is not considering a so-called safe third country designation for migrants seeking refuge in the United States, Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said late on Monday, denying reports of a deal agreed with U.S. officials....
2019-09-10, 09:00

Algerian protesters keep up pressure on country's rulers Tens of thousands Algerians gathered on Friday in the capital to demand the removal of the ruling elite, keeping up pressure for more rapid change after the end of the 20-year rule of Abdelaziz Bouteflika....
2019-07-06, 00:52

Centre To Spend Rs 1,800 Crore On 199 New Prisons Across Country The Centre is contemplating a mega plan to set up 199 new jails across the country to counter rising criminal activities and radicalization of inmates due to overcrowding in jails. To set up the new......
2019-09-17, 21:26

"Not A Free Country": Ex-Pak President's Interview Abruptly Taken Off Air Pakistan's largest private broadcaster abruptly took an interview with former president Asif Ali Zardari off air shortly after it began, deepening fears of increasing censorship in a country already......
2019-07-02, 18:00

UK PM May says Brexit must be delivered in a way that brings country back together Whatever path Britain takes to leaving the European Union must be sustainable for the long term, outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May said on Wednesday, urging compromise over increasing polarization....
2019-07-17, 17:52

North Korea orders UN to cut aid staff in their country North Korea has told the United Nations to cut the number of international staff it deploys in the country because the world body’s programs have failed "due to the politicization of UN assistance by hostile forces."...
2019-09-05, 22:13

Taiwan is first country in Asia to approve same-sex marriage The vote allows same-sex couples full legal marriage rights, including in areas such as taxes, insurance and child custody.        ...
2019-05-21, 18:52

Top Austrian judge to become country's first female chancellor Austria's president has picked the female president of the Constitutional Court to become interim chancellor after parliament voted Sebastian Kurz's government out of office in the wake of a video sting scandal....
2019-05-30, 21:13

Museum Day: More than 1,600 institutions across the country are free Sept. 21 Everything you need to know about Museum Day 2019, when more than 1,600 institutions in all 50 states will offer free admission.       ...
2019-08-21, 23:13

What can music tell us about plastic pollution?  Electronic music duo Matmos made their latest album using sounds made from plastic waste, like trash bags and even a police riot shield. Plastic Anniversary draws our attention to the terror and beauty of the material.  ...
2019-09-02, 21:13

What is Amazon Music Unlimited? If you’re looking for unlimited, ad-free music across devices and you’re already an Amazon customer, it could be time to check out the online shopping giant’s Music Unlimited service, which challenges Apple Music, Spotify and YouTube Music head-on with aggressively priced subscr...
2019-09-17, 20:13

Go-go music, gentrification collide in DC Fans of go-go music in a historically black neighborhood in Washington, D.C. say changing demographics and gentrification are threating the pulsating sounds that have echoed across their streets for years. (May 30)        ...
2019-05-30, 14:39

Dolby wants you to experience music in a new way Dolby's high-end audio is popular with movies and TV shows. The company looks to bring it to streaming and re-imagine classic and new recordings.        ...
2019-05-23, 15:26

Which is the best music streaming service for you? [Image Credit: Burst/Pexels]There was a time when there was only one or two music streaming services to choose from – or you could just be cheap and rely on YouTube. But when it comes to music streaming these days, we're spoilt by the number of options on offer. What makes it even m...
2019-08-02, 18:00

Music to Apple's Ears Apple’s AirPods met with no small amount of derision when they first hit the market three years ago. Now the company is laughing all the way to the bank as sales of wearables and accessories surged 48% in the fiscal third quarter....
2019-08-01, 19:13

When in Brazil, Just Follow the Music The capital of the Brazilian state of Bahia can be an intimidating place for travelers. But, as the 52 Places Traveler found out, when in doubt, just follow the music....
2019-07-02, 21:52

Major Storytelling Error: David Benioff Is Apologizing In Advance For A Scene In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Where Jon Snow’s Cell Phone Goes Off And His Ringtone Is A 16-Bit Version Of The Show’s Theme Song The final season of Game Of Thrones has received a lot of criticism for what many fans consider to be glaring creative mistakes on the part of lead writers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss. Unfortunately, it seems like those fans are going to have to brace themselves for even more unpopular storytelling...
2019-05-21, 14:38

Country Singer Justin Carter's Cause of Death Revealed UPDATE: The cause of Justin Carter's death has been revealed. According to an autopsy report filed by the Montgomery County Forensic Services Department in Texas, the country singer......
2019-07-02, 22:26

China warns UK over Hong Kong: 'No country has right to intervene' China has dismissed the UK's concerns over Hong Kong, warning "no country has the right to intervene" - and insisted the former British colony was none of its business....
2019-07-02, 22:52

Former Gov. Martinez on AOC wanting to get rid of DHS: 'It's pure insanity' and would put country at risk Former New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez said Wednesday on "Outnumbered" that getting rid of the Department of Homeland Security - as  Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez recently suggested - is "pure insanity" and would put the country at risk. ...
2019-07-10, 21:39

Navy vet walks across country for homelessness, mental illness Armed with only a backpack and walking stick, an upstate ex-Navy man trekked 2,866 miles across the country on foot to raise money for veterans — braving snowstorms, shedding toenails and hearing from comrades-in-arms along the way. Former Navy nuclear electrician Tommy Zurhellen, 50, took off...
2019-08-26, 03:39

US Will Sanction Any Country That Imports Iranian Oil: Special Envoy The United States will sanction any country that imports Iranian oil and there are no exemptions in place, the US special envoy for Iran said on Friday....
2019-06-28, 18:52

Scrapping Article 370 Integrated J&K With Country: Nirmala Sitharaman BJP leader and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Friday that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah integrated Jammu and Kashmir with rest of India by scrapping......
2019-08-17, 05:26

Germany most popular non-English-speaking country for students Germany has become the most popular country in the world for foreign students in the non-English-speaking world. A new study released by two academic services found that students were attracted by better prospects....
2019-08-17, 05:26

Austria closes country roads to German travelers Tyrol province will restrict access to country roads, which travelers use to avoid traffic and tolls. The move was the latest escalation between Germany's state of Bavaria and Austria over cross-border transportation....
2019-06-21, 04:52

After Iran’s Drone Attack, Trump Says This Country ‘Will Not Stand for It’ Iran’s destruction of the high-altitude American drone surprised some American Defense Department officials, who say it was in international airspace, an assertion Iran disputes....
2019-06-20, 20:26

Country singer Kylie Rae Harris dies in car crash at 30 "Fuel range is 46 miles and I'm 36 from the nearest gas station. Dear baby Jesus please don't let me get stranded in NM (New Mexico)," Kylie Rae Harris wrote in her final tweet....
2019-09-06, 10:00

Tulsi Gabbard says Trump impeachment would 'tear our country apart' Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, said in a new interview that she opposes an impeachment inquiry into President Trump because it would “tear our country apart."...
2019-09-08, 20:00

IMF warns that currency devaluations will not fix a country's economic problems Senior economists at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have warned countries against relying too heavily on monetary policy easing, and argued that currencies are "neither the hammer nor the nail" in efforts to reinvigorate economies....
2019-08-21, 18:39

Mexico won't be safe third country for asylum seekers: Ebrard Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Monday reiterated that Mexico would not become a safe third country for U.S.-bound asylum seekers following comments by a U.S. official that Washington was seeking a "cooperative agreement" with Mexico....
2019-09-10, 19:39

Mexico again rejects 'safe third country' proposal by U.S. on migration Mexico reiterated its opposition to becoming a safe third country for asylum seekers, with the foreign minister on Thursday endorsing the senate leader's declaration that the legislature would never pass the measure requested by the United States....
2019-08-23, 05:39

Wanted: Someone to eat ribs and travel the country. Salary: $5,000 a week If you love to eat barbecue ribs, has Reynolds Wrap got a job for you. Travel around the United States and pocket $5,000 a week sampling delicious meats....
2019-06-18, 02:39

Oklahoma man’s gay-pride sign about ‘country boys’ goes viral An Oklahoma “country boy” who plastered a rainbow on his pickup truck in honor of Gay Pride Month is receiving a lot of love on the Internet. Cody Barlow, who identifies as straight, said he wasn’t able to make it from his rural town to Tulsa for the closest Pride parade — so...
2019-06-12, 07:00

Syria says Israel hit military position in country’s south BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s state-run news agency says Israel has attacked a military position in southern Syria, causing material damage. SANA said that during the Wednesday morning attack on al-Harra hill, Syrian air defenses were able to shoot down some of the Israeli missiles before they reached...
2019-06-12, 07:52

Official: Guatemala hasn't agreed to be safe third country A Cabinet official says Guatemala has not agreed to become a so-called "safe third country" for migrants seeking asylum as suggested by U.S. President Donald Trump, but it is taking steps to tackle migrant smuggling....
2019-06-19, 00:26

Australia Is Third Country to Join U.S. in Patrolling Strait of Hormuz “This is about freedom of shipping,” said Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who denied that Australia was helping the United States put pressure on Iran....
2019-08-21, 11:00

Guatemala court asked to block ‘safe 3rd country’ with US Three ex-Guatemalan foreign ministers are asking the country’s Constitutional Court to bar President Jimmy Morales from entering into a “safe third country” agreement with the United States, days ahead of his planned visit to Washington...
2019-07-11, 22:39

Eat your greens: Tour deep into fermented cabbage country The Tour de France has ventured deep into the region of choucroute, a French classic of fermented, shredded cabbage       ...
2019-07-10, 19:26

Those Who Oppose Hindi Don't Love Country, Says Biplab Kumar Deb Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday claimed that those who are opposing Hindi as the ''rashtra bhasha'' (national language) do not love the country....
2019-09-17, 06:13

Jo Swinson: Corbyn and Johnson are unfit to lead country Lib Dem leader casts next election as choice between liberal and authoritarian valuesLatest politics news - live updatesJo Swinson has ruled out backing a Jeremy Corbyn-led government after a general election, saying the Liberal Democrats could not even have an informal support arrangement with Labo...
2019-09-13, 19:13

Which goalkeepers have scored on their debuts for club or country? | The Knowledge Plus: long suspensions after pre-season offences and more teams managed by their all-time top scorers. Mail us or tweet @TheKnowledge_GU“Young Liverpool keeper Kai McKenzie-Lyle scored on his international debut for Guyana in 2016,” tweets Nathan Eaton. “Have any other keepers scored on their debut ...
2019-07-31, 20:13

Mexican President Says He Wants To Disband Country's Army: Report Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he would like to disband the army and put national security in the hands of the new National Guard militarized police force, though he......
2019-07-01, 21:26

What Happens to Hong Kong When ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Expires in 2047 When China regained sovereignty over Hong Kong from the British in 1997, it was under an agreement to allow the city a “high degree of autonomy” for 50 years. That arrangement, known as “one country, two systems,” is almost halfway to its expiration date. Months of turmoil on Hong Kong’s streets, wi...
2019-08-28, 07:00

Pizza Quest: A Cross-Country Guide to the Best Pies America has regional pizza styles all its own, and each one has a fascinating story to tell. This summer, get out there and taste them for yourself. Here’s your road map....
2019-08-01, 03:13

What Happens to Hong Kong When ‘One Country, Two Systems’ Expires in 2047 When China regained sovereignty over Hong Kong from the British in 1997, it was under an agreement to allow the city a “high degree of autonomy” for 50 years. That arrangement, known as “one country, two systems,” is almost halfway to its expiration date. Months of turmoil on Hong Kong’s streets, wi...
2019-08-28, 13:13

Job seekers in this country face the worst racial discrimination While racial discrimination in hiring plagues many developed countries, one nation may have particular trouble bidding it adieu. France has the highest level of hiring discrimination against non-white groups, according to a meta-analysis of data from nine countries published this week in the peer-re...
2019-06-19, 22:39

Wrangler’s collab with rapper Lil Nas X gets boycotted by country fans For those who didn’t know, country fans take their jeans seriously — very seriously. Case in point: The company, Wrangler, came under fire this week after launching a denim collaboration with rapper Lil Nas X, which is inspired by his hit song, “Old Town Road.” Fans have star...
2019-05-23, 07:52

Afghanistan Recoils at Trump’s Comments About Destroying the Country The government of President Ashraf Ghani demanded an explanation and said relations with Washington should be “grounded on common interests and mutual respect.”...
2019-07-23, 16:00