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  • Bruno Mars Prosecutor Gets Nine Months on Drug Charges

    Bruno Mars Prosecutor Gets Nine Months on Drug Charges

    (LAS VEGAS) — A former Las Vegas prosecutor who handled high-profile drug cases against Paris Hilton and Bruno Mars will experience another side of the justice system after being ordered to spend nine months in jail on felony crack possession charges. During a sentencing hearing Tuesday, former Deputy District Attorney David Schubert apologized to the court for what he called a “tragedy,” then stood in silence while Clark County District Judge Carolyn Ellsworth handed down his sentence. Ellsworth ordered Schubert to serve three years of probation, which includes paying a $5,000 fine and spending nine months in the county jail […]

  • Kenny Chesney and Ronnie Dunn Performing at Johnny Cash Tribute Concert

    Kenny Chesney and Ronnie Dunn Performing at Johnny Cash Tribute Concert

    Tickets are on sale Wednesday for Johnny Cash tribute concert featuring performances from Kenny Chesney, Ronnie Dunn, Jamey Johnson and more. We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash will honor Cash’s his 80th birthday.  It’s set for April 20 in Austin, TX. Kris Kristofferson and rocker Chris Cornell are also on the bill. For more information, visit JohnnyCash80.com. Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio

  • Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus and Wife Allison to Welcome Baby Boy This Summer

    Rascal Flatts’ Jay DeMarcus and Wife Allison to Welcome Baby Boy This Summer

    Rascal Flatts member Jay DeMarcus and his wife Allison are having a baby boy this summer.  The news that their one-year-old daughter Madeline would have a little brother was quite unexpected at first. “It blew me away,” Jay tells ABC News Radio.  “Alli was convinced she was having another little girl.”  Allison grew up with a sister and was certain it would be the same for Madeline.    Jay says, “She was like, ‘Oh my gosh.  A boy.  What am I gonna do with a boy?’  And now she’s really fired up about it.” Jay isn’t sure what they’ll call […]

  • Ohio School Shooting Death Toll Rises to Three

    Ohio School Shooting Death Toll Rises to Three

    (CHARDON, Ohio) — The toll in the Chardon High School shooting grew Tuesday with the death of a third shooting victim. Russell King and Demetrius Hewlin, students wounded in Monday’s shooting, died Tuesday morning, officials said. “We are very saddened by the loss of our son and others in our Chardon community,” Hewlin’s family said in a statement. “Demetrius was a happy young man who loved life and his family and friends. We will miss him very much but we are proud that he will be able to help others through organ donation.” They added, “We ask that you respect […]

  • Nurses Will Likely Sue Douglas Kennedy, Attorney Says

    Nurses Will Likely Sue Douglas Kennedy, Attorney Says

    (NEW YORK) — A lawyer for two nurses who claim they were physically abused by Robert F. Kennedy’s son Douglas Kennedy in a tussle over his infant said they are likely to sue as two new witnesses came forward to back up their story. Attorney Elliot Taub said the new witnesses will corroborate his clients’ version of the Jan. 7 confrontation. The nurses allege Kennedy twisted one’s wrist and kicked the other while they tried to prevent him from taking his 2-day old son from the maternity ward at Northern Westchester Hospital in New York. Kennedy has said he was […]

  • Rutgers Witness ‘Overwhelmed’ When Told Tyler Clementi Feared Dead

    Rutgers Witness ‘Overwhelmed’ When Told Tyler Clementi Feared Dead

    (NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J.) — Rutgers University student Molly Wei, who spied on fellow student Tyler Clementi as he kissed another man, told a New Jersey court on Tuesday that she was “overcome with emotion” when police told her Clementi may have committed suicide. Wei is a key witness in the trial of Dahrun Ravi, another Rutgers student who is on trial for invasion of privacy, bias intimidation, witness tampering and hindering arrest. The case gained national prominence when Clementi, a freshman, jumped to his death from the George Washington Bridge several days later and the story became a focal point […]

  • Eric Church Explains How Getting Fired Led Him to Country Stardom

    Eric Church Explains How Getting Fired Led Him to Country Stardom

    Eric Church is one of country’s hottest acts right now, but there was a time he wasn’t a darling of the Nashville music industry. When Eric first hit the scene in 2006 with his debut album, Carolina, he got an opening spot on Rascal Flatts‘ tour. Eric stayed out on stage a bit longer than his allotted slot a few times and got fired from the tour. He tells The Republic, “We ended up banished to the wilderness. I mean, nobody would touch us. We were nuclear for awhile.” During that time, Eric and his band kept playing late shows […]