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  • Missing Tucson Girl’s Family Allowed Back in Home

    Missing Tucson Girl’s Family Allowed Back in Home

    (TUCSON, Ariz.) — The family of a missing 6-year-old girl, Isabel Mercedes Celis, from Tucson will be allowed to reenter their home Tuesday after police finished searching for evidence and clues to the girl’s Saturday disappearance. Police wrapped up their search early Tuesday morning after serving their final search warrant on the home around 1:30 a.m., Sgt. Marco Borboa of the Tucson police department said Tuesday. Investigators had previously found the girl’s bedroom window opened and the screen removed while searching the home this weekend, and FBI-trained dogs “hit upon” something during one of the searches. Celis was reported missing […]

  • Cuban Actors Vanish Before NY Film Premiere, Director Hasn’t Heard From Them

    Cuban Actors Vanish Before NY Film Premiere, Director Hasn’t Heard From Them

    (NEW YORK) — The director of a film about young Cubans defecting would like to know that her real-life missing stars — who may have defected en route to the premiere — are safe. Two of the stars of writer-director Lucy Mulloy’s film Una Noche vanished in Miami as the group was making their way to New York from Cuba for the film’s premiere. “Though they’ve made difficult choices about what to do at present, I wish them the very best in all their endeavours and I hope I will get to see them again soon,” Mulloy said in a […]

  • Lady Antebellum, Kix Brooks and David Nail Among Stars Featured on CMT’s Big New Music Weekend

    Lady Antebellum, Kix Brooks and David Nail Among Stars Featured on CMT’s Big New Music Weekend

    CMT is gearing up for a Big New Music Weekend featuring the world premiere of Kix Brooks‘ video for “New to This Town.”  Also look for Joe Walsh and Lady Antebellum‘s clip for the song “Perfect Day,” as well as the debut of Lee Brice‘s video for “Hard to Love,” along with Easton Corbin‘s “Lovin’ You Is Fun” video. David Nail‘s “The Sound of a Million Dreams” clip will also be featured this weekend.  David shot the video at the historic Alabama Theatre in Birmingham. “The Sound of a Million Dreams” speaks to the power of music, and David explains, […]

  • Christmas Day Tragedy: Father Speaks of Grief, Launches Fund

    Christmas Day Tragedy: Father Speaks of Grief, Launches Fund

    (NEW YORK) — The father of Lily, Sarah and Grace Badger, the three girls who died last year in a Christmas Day fire in their Connecticut home, has spoken publicly for the first time of his grief, his daughters and his glimmers of something positive coming from their deaths by drawing attention to a new fund he has launched in their memory. The nation awoke to the news on Dec. 25 that three young girls had been killed along with their grandparents in their Stamford home. Investigators say hot fireplace embers — cleaned out of the fireplace because the girls […]

  • Bradley Manning WikiLeaks Case: Court to Weigh Dismissal

    Bradley Manning WikiLeaks Case: Court to Weigh Dismissal

    (WASHINGTON) — Alleged WikiLeaker Army PFC Bradley Manning is back in a Ft. Meade, Md., courtroom Tuesday for the third time this year, where a judge is expected to decide whether to dismiss charges against him. Manning is accused of leaking hundreds of thousands of top-secret documents while serving as an Army intelligence analyst. The oral arguments set to be heard throughout the next three days will focus on the defense’s request for dismissal of all charges following their claim that military prosecutors have failed to hand over a broad range of documents potentially helpful to the defense. Rather than […]

  • Obama Honors National Teacher of the Year

    Obama Honors National Teacher of the Year

    (WASHINGTON) — President Obama honored Rebecca Mieliwocki as the 2012 National Teacher of the Year on Tuesday, saying she is “the definition of above and beyond.” “When kids finish a year in Rebecca’s class, they’re better readers and writers than when they started.  But even more than that, they know how important they are, and they understand how bright their futures can be, and they know that if they work at it, there’s no limit to what they can achieve,” the president said at a White House ceremony. Obama noted that the seventh grade English teacher from Burbank, Calif., has […]

  • Alan Jackson’s Lakeside Estate Near Nashville on the Market for Just Under $5 Million

    Alan Jackson’s Lakeside Estate Near Nashville on the Market for Just Under $5 Million

    Alan Jackson sold his massive estate in Williamson County, TN last year, and now his lakeside retreat on Center Hill Lake near Nashville is on the market too.  It’ll only set you back a little more than $4.9 million bucks and comes with a 6,100 square foot main house, a guest house, a cabin and a houseboat designed to resemble a riverboat. “Center Hill has always been a retreat and a sanctuary, especially during the week,” Alan tells The Tennessean.  “It’s so quiet and peaceful.  I’ve started and finished many songs there.  And I’ve come up with several ideas for […]