Mike Fisher Smiles When He Hears “Isaiah”

Mar 5, 2015
I don’t follow hockey. At least not Nashville hockey. But when one of the Nashville Predators becomes a father, I check the sports news. So when Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher announced the birth of their baby boy Isaiah Michael Fisher, I wondered what Fisher was thinking about and what it might be doing to... Read more »

ACM Confirms Superstar Duets Special

Mar 5, 2015
Luke Bryan, Florida Georgia Line and Miranda Lambert will take part in the ACM Party for Cause Festival in Arlington, Texas, next month. Presented by the Academy of Country Music, the two-day festival at Globe Life Park – scheduled for April 17 and 18 – will be filmed for a CBS special titled ACM Presents:... Read more »

Zac Brown Band Unveil Album, Tour Plans

Mar 5, 2015
Zac Brown Band‘s fourth studio album, JEKYLL + HYDE, is coming out April 28. New Album + New Tour! ZBB releases ‘JEKYLL + HYDE’ April 28 and kicks off the tour May 1. Preorder now: http://t.co/47OJsOiduI — Zac Brown Band (@zacbrownband) March 5, 2015 The first project under ZBB’s new partnership with designer John Varvatos,... Read more »

Some Country Music Stars Are Behind the Scenes

Mar 5, 2015
(Straight From Nashville is a weekly column written by CMT.com managing editor Calvin Gilbert.) The average country music fan probably wouldn’t recognize their names, but Wade Jessen and Alan Mayor were more essential to Nashville’s music industry than most of the artists who ever signed a record deal. Jessen, who died suddenly Thursday (March 4)... Read more »

Thomas Rhett Is Happy to Kick It Old School

Mar 5, 2015
Sure, Thomas Rhett is one of the freshest faces and voices on the charts — and a contender for this year’s ACM new artist of the year award — but don’t be fooled. He’s an old soul at heart. While the delicious throwback groove and dang-near disco vibe his latest No. 1, “Make Me Wanna,”... Read more »


Harrison Ford Hospitalized After Crashing Small Plane Near LA

Mar 5, 2015
He crashed onto a golf course near Santa Monica, California.

Father of Boy Killed in Boston Bombing Testifies

Mar 5, 2015
Martin Richard, 8, was standing just feet from bomb when it went off.

Why the Jodi Arias Jury Couldn't Reach a Verdict

Mar 5, 2015
All but one of the jurors tasked with deciding convicted killer Jodi Arias??? fate wanted to sentence her to death, they revealed today after the judge declared a mistrial.

Clinton Was in Violation of State Dept. Policy for Nearly 6 Years

Mar 5, 2015
As secretary of state, Clinton did not comply with department policy on email.

Democrats Stirred, but Not Shaken, by Clinton Email Furor

Mar 5, 2015
A number of Iowa Democratic State Party chairs have opinions about Hillary Clinton's private email account that she used for state business.

Cardinal Egan, Retired NY Archbishop, Dies at Age 82

Mar 5, 2015
Cardinal Egan, retired NY archbishop, dies at age 82; led archdiocese during Sept. 11 attacks