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Pioneering transgender singer Jackie Shane dead at 78

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jackie Shane, a black transgender soul singer who became a pioneering musician in Toronto where she packed out nightclubs in the 1960s, has died. She was 78. Record label Numero Group, which produced a Grammy-nominated album about Shane, confirmed Friday that she died in Nashville, Tennessee. The exact date and cause […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Toronto, Nation, Nashville, Nashville Tennessee, Tenn AP, Shane, Numero Group, Jackie Shane

Walking Through the 2019 NWTF Show [Video]

Join us for a closer look at Turkey Town as we go walking through the 2019 NWTF show in Nashville, Tennessee.... Read more... The post Walking Through the 2019 NWTF Show [Video] appeared first on
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NWTF Convention & Sport Show

The 2019 NWTF Convention & Sport Show is on this weekend in Nashville, Tennessee! Here's a closer look at what you'll find at the... Read more... The post NWTF Convention & Sport Show appeared first on
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NWTF Convention & Sport Show: Welcome to Turkey Town!

The 2019 NWTF Convention & Sport Show is on this weekend in Nashville, Tennessee! Here's a closer look at what you'll find at the... Read more... The post NWTF Convention & Sport Show: Welcome to Turkey Town! appeared first on
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Actor William Shatner debuts country songs at Grand Ole Opry

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Actor William Shatner boldly went where no “Star Trek” captain has gone before when he took the stage for the first time for the Grand Ole Opry radio show to sing from his new album of country songs. Shatner made his Opry debut on Friday night in Nashville, Tennessee, on the […]
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Amazon cancelled its plans to move its new HQ2 headquarters to New York. The company said it would not reopen its search for HQ2 but would proceed as planned in Virginia and Nashville, Tennessee. Politicians and tech execs reacted to the surprise news of Amazon pulling HQ2 from New York City. The decision to bring HQ2 to New York was met with fierce backlash from many politicians, local residents, and tech leaders who took aim a...
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Mayor Bill de Blasio slams Amazon for scrapping its HQ2 project in New York City (AMZN)

Amazon on Thursday announced it had canceled its planned HQ2 project for New York City. In a blog post announcing its plans, Amazon called out state and local politicians for their opposition to the second headquarters. Mayor Bill de Blasio, who had been a key supporter of the project, released a statement Thursday saying "Amazon threw away" an opportunity. New York City's mayor had a stern message for Amazon on Thursday morning after the company announced it would no longer be setting up par...
Tags: Amazon, New York, New York City, Trends, Queens, Bill De Blasio, Jeff Bezos, De Blasio, Northern Virginia, Nashville Tennessee, Long Island City, New York City Amazon, Long Island City Queens, New York City AMZN, Queens Virginia

Amazon Cancels Plan For NYC Headquarter Location

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon will not be building a new headquarters in New York, a stunning reversal after a yearlong search. The online retailer faced opposition from some New York politicians, who were unhappy with the nearly $3 billion in tax incentives Amazon was promised. The Seattle-based Amazon had planned to bring 25,000 jobs to New York, and spend $2.5 billion building its offices. “We are disappointed to have reached this conclusion — we love New York,” the company said in a blog post , a...
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Teckro scores $25M Series C round to speed up clinical trials

Teckro, a software platform that claims to make the conduct of clinical trials more efficient and collaborative, has closed $25 million in Series C funding. The round, which brings the total raised by the Irish company to $43 million, is led Northpond Ventures with participation from Founders Fund, Sands Capital Ventures, Bill Maris’ Section 32 venture fund, and Borealis Ventures. Founded by brothers Gary and Nigel Hughes, and Jacek Skrzypiec in 2015, Teckro’s technology is designed to improve t...
Tags: Fundings & Exits, Startups, TC, Europe, Tech, Bill Maris, Gary, Nashville Tennessee, Hughes, DUBLIN Ireland, Limerick Ireland, Gary Hughes, Teckro, Northpond Ventures, Founders Fund Sands Capital Ventures, Borealis Ventures

Police: Improper behavior may have led to police shooting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Nashville, Tennessee, say improper behavior by three police supervisors may have led to a shooting that killed a black man and wounded an officer. The Tennessean reports Chief Steve Anderson said Monday that an internal investigation determined the supervisors didn’t follow policy. Authorities have said officers responding to an […]
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Faith Hills Father Ted Perry Dies at 88

In loving memory. With a heavy heart, Tim McGraw revealed on Tuesday, February 12, that his father-in-law — Faith Hill’s dad, Ted Perry — has died. He was 88. Celebrity Deaths of 2019 “G Pa, Faith’s father passed away last week at 88 yrs old. He was the sweetest, kindest most gentle man I’ve ever known,” the “Just to See You Smile” crooner, 51, wrote on Instagram alongside a tribute video that showed a collage of heartfelt memories that he and Hill, 51, as well as their family shared...
Tags: Instagram, Religion, Ted, Jesus, Tim McGraw, Steve, US Weekly, Hill, Nashville Tennessee, Perry, Donna, Faith Hill, Edna, Wesley, McGraw, Franklin Tennessee

Allegiant announces 19 new routes; big winners are Florida Panhandle and Nashville

Allegiant’s bases at Destin, Florida, and Nashville, Tennessee, were the biggest beneficiaries of the latest expansion with 13 of the 19 routes.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Dolly Parton's Hair Has Always Been Epic — & Here's Proof

Despite being famous for more than 50 years now, Dolly Parton has been remarkably good at keeping some things secret. Her personal life? She's got a husband, but he's hardly ever seen. What she looks like without makeup or even natural makeup? Ha, that's a good one. What's her real hair look like? Pfft, not a clue. Who even does her hair? We! Don't! Know!But there is one critical thing we do know about her, and it is this: Dolly Parton lives for a wig. She has been wearing them her entire profe...
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Live Your Rom-Com Dreams With These Charming Airbnb Rentals

This winter, instead of leaving cold weather behind for tropical vacations on the beach, we're envisioning an escape to a charming countryside oasis — specifically, one that mirrors Iris Simpkins' (played by the luminous Kate Winslet) abode in seasonal film favorite, The Holiday. For those unfamiliar with this VIP piece of rom-com gold, Winslet's character lives in a cozy cottage that's nestled into the picturesque English countryside and swaps homes with L.A.-living Cameron Diaz's character ov...
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Seriously. What If we began again…?

I have said many times that books by Scott Sauls should be in the hands of every single Christian without exception. I concur with our friend Christine Caine when she says, “I love everything Scott Sauls writes.” Scott’s latest, Irresistible Faith: Becoming the Kind of Christian the World Can’t Resist is no exception. On a personal note, Scott has become a deeply trusted, unwaveringly faithful friend to my husband and I. When we have hard questions that are wrestling us down, when we need praye...
Tags: Books, New York City, Religion, America, Rome, Guest Posts, Moon, Faith, Nashville, Jesus, Abigail, Peter, Scott, PAUL, Luke, Nashville Tennessee

The 10 US cities where you save the most money by driving an electric car

In a 2018 study, Crescent Electric Supply Company (CESCO) looked at which US cities would allow drivers to save the most money if they switch over to an electric car.  The study analyzed average commute length as well as gas prices and electricity rates in each major city in America. The study found that Seattle offers the most yearly savings for an electric vehicle commute, reaching a whopping $212.87 annually.  "Overall, drivers in every city would save money on their commute if they switche...
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Universal Background Checks don’t work, so why do they want more?

Background Checks U.S.A. ( I’ve made mistakes before and I’ll probably make some again. That is why it’s important to be aware and skeptical as we try new ideas. There is a time for persistence and a time to ask if you’re headed in the right direction. All that came to mind as I read about the US House of Representatives proposing universal background checks for firearms owners. These background checks have failed too many times to try them again. The fundamental failure of a ba...
Tags: Guns, California, US, Fbi, House Of Representatives, Las Vegas, Air Force, US Air Force, Nra, Waffle House, Nashville Tennessee, Annapolis Maryland, El Paso Texas, Ammoland, California California, Pittsburgh Pennsylvania

When a Cussing, Drug-Addicted Mom Shows Up at Your Church

I have said many times that books by Scott Sauls should be in the hands of every single Christian without exception. I concur with our friend Christine Caine when she says, “I love everything Scott Sauls writes.” Scott’s latest, Irresistible Faith: Becoming the Kind of Christian the World Can’t Resist is no exception. On a personal note, Scott has become a deeply trusted, unwaveringly faithful friend to my husband and I. When we have hard questions that are wrestling us down, when we need praye...
Tags: Books, Hope, New York City, Religion, Trust, Guest Posts, Faith, Nashville, Humility, Jesus, John, ANN, Christ, Corinthians, Jesus Christ, Abigail

Reggie Young, renowned guitarist for Elvis, Waylon, has died

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Guitarist Reggie Young, who played on hundreds of hit records backing up Elvis, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and many more, has died. He was 82. Friend and session musician David Briggs said Young died Thursday at his home in Nashville, Tennessee. Young started his illustrious career in Memphis, where he was […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Nation, Nashville, Memphis, Young, Nashville Tennessee, Tenn AP, David Briggs, Reggie Young, Elvis Waylon, Elvis Willie Nelson Waylon Jennings

Jessie James Decker Kisses Eric as Son Looks On: Sneak It in While You Can

Jessi Basorexiaes Hubbie Eirikr . Courtesy Jessi /INSTAGRAM Whatever it takes! Jessi and Hubbie Eirikr a “Mommy/Daddy” timeout Awhile the ’s son Eirikr II. Hollywood’s Matrimonially Couples The “Lights Low” singer, 30, Shared a blush-worthy snap of Thyselves Sharing a Basorexiaes the Nivrut Football player, 31, on INSTAGRAM on Wednesday, 16, as 3-year-old looked on in the background. “Sneak it in When ya can,” she wrote, adding, “yes ’s Vivs Scuenci I’m rockin.” ...
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Trump Tweets Love for Nashville - Ahead of Trip to New Orleans

(Bloomberg) -- President Donald Trump took to Twitter Monday to greet followers in Nashville, Tennessee, and let them know he was excited to see them later in the day.
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Loretta Lynn plans 87th birthday all-star tribute concert

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music queen Loretta Lynn has big plans for her 87th birthday this April in the form of an all-star tribute concert featuring Jack White, Garth Brooks, George Strait and many more. The “Coal Miner’s Daughter” singer on Monday announced details of the April 1 show in Nashville, Tennessee, at the […]
Tags: Music, Television, News, Entertainment, Nation, Nashville, Loretta Lynn, Nashville Tennessee, Tenn AP, Jack White Garth Brooks George Strait

Willie Nelson, George Strait perform 1st ever duet together

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country icon Willie Nelson has sung with just about everyone, from Snoop Dogg to Frank Sinatra, but one surprising omission was fellow Texas troubadour George Strait. The two country singers sang their first ever duet together on Saturday night in Nashville, Tennessee, during a tribute show honoring the 85-year-old outlaw country […]
Tags: Texas, News, Entertainment, Nation, Willie Nelson, Nashville, Frank Sinatra, Snoop Dogg, Nashville Tennessee, Tenn AP, George Strait, Willie Nelson George Strait

Dorothy dishes on ‘Dumplin’,’ Dolly Parton and more before kicking off its tour in Southern California

Singer-songwriter Dorothy Martin is ready to dominate in 2019. The 32-year-old had a huge year in 2018 with her L.A.-based rock band Dorothy. The group released its sophomore album, “28 Days in the Valley” back in March, which was produced by 4 Non Blondes frontwoman and noted hit maker Linda Perry. Its gritty, bluesy-rock single, “Flawless,” became a regular request on Kat Corbett’s Locals Only program on KROQ/106.7/FM and on top of embarking on its own headlining jaunts in support of the new r...
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Orchid Law Created for Firearm Business Owners

Orchid Law, PLLC ( announces its launch as an innovative law firm targeting legal needs of today’s firearm business owners. Nashville, Tennessee –-( Orchid Law, PLLC ( announces its launch as an innovative law firm targeting legal needs of today’s firearm business owners. “FFL business owners and operators have an increasing need for industry-specific attorneys who can provide services efficiently and with less overhead,” says Philip Milks, lead attorney, O...
Tags: Guns, Nashville Tennessee, NFA, Gun Rights News, Shooting Industry News, FFL, Orchid Law, Philip Milks, Shooting Sports Industry, Diligence Milks

PE-backed Gladson buys Edgenet

Gladson, which is backed by The Jordan Company and Wicks Capital Partners, has acquired Nashville-based Edgenet, a product content management software provider. No financial terms were disclosed. Winston & Strawn LLP served as legal adviser to Gladson on the deal. PRESS RELEASE CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Gladson, a Chicago-based portfolio company of The Jordan Company (“TJC”) and Wicks Capital Partners (“Wicks”), announced today that it has acquired Nashville-based Edgenet, a leading p...
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Great Hill-backed Vatica Health closes CareSync buy

Vatica Health, a portfolio company of Great Hill Partners, said Jan. 7 that it closed its buy of CareSync’s technology. Financial terms weren’t announced. CareSync develops technology for coordinating care and improving outcomes of people suffering from chronic conditions. PRESS RELEASE Nashville, Tennessee, January 7, 2019 (BUSINESS WIRE) – Vatica Health, the leader in provider- centric risk adjustment and clinical quality solutions for health plans and risk-bearing entities, today announced it...
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Sunday Night Football: Indianapolis Colts @ Tennessee Titans Live Thread & Game Information

This weeks Sunday Night Football game, which will also serve as the last regular season game for the NFL, features two AFC South teams. The Indianapolis Colts will travel to Nashville Tennessee to take on the Tennessee Titans.
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Purdue, Auburn meet for 1st time in Music City Bowl

Music City Bowl: Purdue (6-6) vs. Auburn (7-5) at Nashville, Tennessee, Friday, 1:30 p.m. EST (ESPN) Line: Auburn by 3 1/2 Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Most Read StoriesPlane from Beijing reaches Seattle after 12-hour unscheduled stop on remote Alaskan islandSigi Schmid, Sounders' first MLS coach, dies at 65  VIEW'King tides' arrive on […]
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We drove Nissan's best-selling SUV in Europe and it's a reminder that America is missing out

The Nissan Qashqai is one of the most popular subcompact crossover SUVs in the world. In Europe, it's Nissan's most popular model by a wide margin. The Qashqai is sold in the US as the Rogue Sport. Its rivals in the market include the Honda HR-V, Toyota CH-R, Mazda CX-3, and Hyundai Kona.  In March, we drove a Rogue Sport in the US and found it to be a pleasant vehicle, but underpowered. Over the summer, we drove a 2018 Qashqai diesel that really impressed us with its strong performance and dr...
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