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  • Latest version of travel ban blocked by federal judge

    Latest version of travel ban blocked by federal judge

    (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration’s most recent attempt to ban immigration to the United States from certain foreign countries was put on hold Tuesday by a Hawaiian federal judge. U.S. District Court Judge Derrick Watson, responsible for blocking President Donald Trump’s second travel ban in March, authored the ruling again Tuesday, which notes that the third executive order on the matter ignored the “guidance afforded” by the earlier legal proceedings related to the issue. “EO-3 suffers from precisely the same maladies as its predecessor: it lacks sufficient findings that the entry of more than 150 million nationals from six specified […]

  • Kane Brown's "What Ifs" are now a reality: Newcomer sets record with first number-ones

    Kane Brown's "What Ifs" are now a reality: Newcomer sets record with first number-ones

    Kane Brown not only has the biggest country album and song in America this week, he’s breaking records as well. For the first time in history, Kane becomes the first artist to top all five Billboard country charts at the same time. His duet with Lauren Alaina, “What Ifs,” is #1 on the Country Airplay, Hot Country Songs, Country Streaming Songs and Country Digital Songs rankings. The Deluxe edition of his self-titled debut album is #1 on Billboard’s Top Country Albums tally as well. On top of that, Kane Brown Deluxe arrives at #5 on the all-genre Billboard 200 ranking. While he’s currently on Jason Aldean‘s They Don’t Know Tour with Chris Young, […]

  • "Dance with the One That Brought You": Shania Twain set to guest judge, perform on "Dancing with the Stars"

    "Dance with the One That Brought You": Shania Twain set to guest judge, perform on "Dancing with the Stars"

    Shania Twain’s already demonstrated she knows a thing or two about fancy footwork in a handful of her iconic music videos.  Next week, she’ll share her knowledge as a guest judge on Dancing with the Stars. The pop/country superstar will take her place at the judge’s table during movie night, as the celebrity contestants pay tribute to memorable dance moments from the silver screen. Shania will also perform the track “Soldier,” which is featured in the film Thank You for Your Service. It’s also included on her new NOW album, which recently debuted at #1 on the Billboard 200. You can see Shania on Dancing with the […]

  • Mom-speed-dating video will leave you in stitches

    Mom-speed-dating video will leave you in stitches

    (NEW YORK) — Of all the struggles of motherhood — sleepless nights, potty training, answering what feels like a million requests a day from tiny dictators — there’s another hard aspect of motherhood that catches most women by surprise. Making mom friends. But as with most things in parenthood, it’s easier to laugh than to cry about it and that’s exactly what Tiffany Jenkins is doing. Jenkins posted on Facebook an all-too familiar parody of what the hunt for a great mom-friend feels like in a video called, “Speed Dating: Mom Friend Edition.” “There are so many mothers out there, […]

  • Woman who fought back against carjacking suspect meets good Samaritan who came to her aid

    Woman who fought back against carjacking suspect meets good Samaritan who came to her aid

    (DETROIT) — Days after a woman fought back against an attempted carjacker at a Michigan gas station, she reunited with the good Samaritan who confronted the suspect in a dramatic encounter caught on camera. On Oct. 12, a woman — identified by ABC affiliate WXYZ in Detroit as Haley Lorenzen — was standing outside of her car at a gas station when a carjacking suspect jumped into the driver’s side, the Allen Park Police Department said. While the woman thought she had locked the doors and had her keys and key fab in her pocket, because the key fab was […]

  • Marine who lost both legs is running 31 marathons in 31 days to raise money for wounded veterans

    Marine who lost both legs is running 31 marathons in 31 days to raise money for wounded veterans

    (NEW YORK) — Rob Jones, a Marine who lost his legs in 2010 to an explosion while overseas in Afghanistan, is traveling the country to run 31 marathons in 31 days while raising money for wounded veteran charities. Jones’ month of marathons started across the pond in London on Oct. 11. He has since made his way to North America — running the 26.2-mile distance every day wherever he can and even inviting people to join him some days. The journey will end in Washington, D.C. “I’m excited about the last one in D.C. because it is really poignant on […]