Jake Owen Set to Host ACM Honors in Nashville

Jul 31, 2014
Jake Owen will host the eighth annual ACM Honors ceremony recognizing the special honorees and off-camera category winners from the 49th annual Academy of Country Music Awards.

12 Country Songs for Troubled Times

Jul 31, 2014
Ever since country music emerged as a distinct art form in the 1920s, it has serenaded, aroused and comforted generations through the Great Depression, World War II, the Cold War and conflicts in Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East.

Jason Aldean Burns It Up With "Burnin' It Down"

Jul 31, 2014
His tour and new single may be called "Burnin' It Down," but Jason Aldean is clearly burnin' it up.

Carrie Underwood Is This Week's Silver Lining

Jul 31, 2014
After all the talk this week about concert arrests, public drunkenness and bitch-slapping, it's refreshing to take a break from the cloud of all that bad news and just scroll through Carrie Underwood's latest tweets.

Tim McGraw's Three Duet Partners: An Analysis

Jul 31, 2014
Obviously, there will be Faith.


Two Americans With Ebola to Be Flown Back to US

Jul 31, 2014
Two American patients stricken with Ebola are to be flown from Africa to the U.S., ABC News has learned.

Police Search Kidnapping Suspect's Home, Storage Container

Jul 31, 2014
Police have searched the home and storage unit of Nathaniel Kibby, the man being held in connection to the disappearance of Abigail Hernandez.

Why the Crosswalk Buttons in Your City May Not Work

Jul 31, 2014
Why did the pedestrian cross the road? Before they got to the other side, they pressed crosswalk buttons. But in Dallas and New York City, walkers who push the metal button are essentially pushing placebo buttons that do nothing to influence traffic patterns.

Gaza Truce Comes After Days of Pushing for a Deal

Jul 31, 2014
Days of hardball negotiating, cajoling and phone calls finally yield short truce in Gaza

US Warns Against Traveling to Ebola-Hit Countries

Jul 31, 2014
US issues highest-level travel warning for 3 west African countries over Ebola.

Why We Don't Have an Ebola Vaccine

Jul 31, 2014
An Ebola outbreak has infected 1,323 people and killed 729 of them.