Former officer, country musician steps in to fight plague of police suicides, mental health crisis
Frank Ray, a musician and former police officer, launched a campaign to raise awareness about police officer mental health, and he was recognized for his efforts.
More than 40 inches of snow blankets the Northeast as arctic blast sweeps the country
The National Weather Service said early Wednesday that the areas most affected would be south and southeast of Lake Erie, before the snow shifts north.
This Country Seemed Immune To Far-Right Politics. Then Came A Corruption Scandal.
Ventura, a former sports commentator proud of flouting political correctness, first rose to fame in 2017 by accusing Portugal’s Roma community ― who make up less than 1% of the country’s population ― ...
Trump tries to embrace Black Lives Matter, a group he previously said ‘hates our country’
Former president Donald Trump touted an endorsement from an activist, inaccurately claiming that he’s receiving broader support from the national Black Lives Matter group.
Wyoming woman vanishes during cross-country trip with ex-boyfriend, daughters
A mom of two seemingly vanished during a trip with her ex-boyfriend, who was arrested on federal ammunition charges, and investigators found unnerving evidence in his truck ...
Country Dominates Spotify, Apple Year-End Charts—But Right-Wing Anthems From Jason Aldean, Oliver Anthony Aren't Near The Top
Morgan Wallen, Apple Music’s top global artist of 2023, led country music’s dominance this year with his hit “Last Night,” which topped the Billboard year-end Hot 100 and was the most streamed song on ...
In Venezuela, harmful oil spills are mounting as the country ramps up production
After the U.S. lifted its sanctions, Venezuela is trying to revive its beleaguered oil industry. But ramping up production is causing more oil spills.
Maren Morris Is Leaving the ‘Toxic’ Parts of Country. What Does That Mean for Women in the Genre?
Maren Morris is stepping away from parts of the country music industry. But what does her decision mean for her as an artist, and more broadly, for the future of country?
Scottish Country Music Venue Ends Display of Confederate Flag
Country music and Confederate imagery have long been intertwined. The same year the Glasgow Opry opened, in 1974, Lynyrd Skynyrd released the southern rock anthem “Sweet Home Alabama,” and regularly ...
How Luke Combs Took the Carpool Lane to Dominance in Country and Pop Formats With Tracy Chapman's ‘Fast Car'
What part of fast in "Fast Car" did anyone not understand? Country superstar Luke Combs' cover of the 1988 Tracy Chapman classic proved to be as turbocharged as anything acoustically based in this ...
Bill Mayne, 72, influential music industry and country radio executive, has died
The CRB/CRS and Warner Bros. Records executive with 50 years of storied experience has died after a long illness ...
An entire country ran on renewable energy for six days straight
The entire country of Portugal ran on renewable energy for six days in a row. Between Oct. 31 and Nov. 6, the state’s National Electric system ran entirely on energy from wind, hydropower, and the sun ...