ABC National News

RyanFletcher/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- The Marine Corps Reserve has grounded its fleet of 12 KC-130T transport aircraft, the same type of plane that was involved in the deadly July 10 crash in Mississippi that killed 15 Marines and a Navy corpsman.The cause of that crash remains under investigation, but Marine officials [...]
ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Boy Scouts of America Chief Scout Executive Michael Surbaugh has penned a blog post apologizing for President Donald Trump's speech at the 2017 National Jamboree, following days of intensifying pressure to denounce the president's politically charged remarks.The 2017 National Jamboree, which this year hosted over 40,000 [...]
jgroup/iStock/Thinkstock(SKAGWAY, Alaska) -- A man was charged Thursday with killing his wife aboard a Princess Cruises ship in Alaska, according to federal court documents.Kenneth Manzanares has been detained and faces murder charges in the death of his 39-year-old wife, who is identified by her initials K.M., according to a criminal [...]
BSPC/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Airline passengers -- already accustomed to taking out their laptops at security checkpoints -- will now have to remove all electronics larger than a cell phone from carry-on bags for individual screening, the TSA announced on Wednesday.This means people will have to remove tablets, e-readers and any other [...]

ABC Entertainment News

Annapurna Pictures - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Friday: * Atomic Blonde -- Charlize Theron stars in this action thriller based on Antony Johnston and Sam Hart's 2012 graphic novel The Coldest City, about an undercover MI6 agent investigating the murder of a fellow agent in Berlin during the Cold [...]
HBO/Anne Marie Fox (LOS ANGELES) -- Issa Rae is sharing her appreciation for black love as depicted on-screen in the new issue of Cosmopolitan magazine, and explaining why she's not exactly interested in working with white lead characters. "We don't get to see black lust in a normalized and natural way that [...]
Photo: N.S. Park (NEW YORK) -- While promoting his new supernatural thriller novel, Talon of God, ABC Radio asked Wesley Snipes about one of his most memorable characters -- Blade, the vampire hunter born on the pages of Marvel Comics. Snipes played the titular hero three times, helping spark the current [...]
Getty Images/Jason Kempin(NEW YORK) -- Once again, Jerry Seinfeld is back on top of the Forbes list of the world's highest-paid comedians. Kevin Hart, last year's highest-paid comic, dropped to number six on the list, with $32.5 million; the magazine reports a huge Netflix stand-up deal boosted Jerry's bottom line to [...]

ABC Adult Contemporary News

Jason Merritt/Getty Images via ABCJennifer Lopez is ready for round two with shoe designer Giuseppe Zanotti. The two are getting ready to launch their second collection together, after successfully launching their first collaboration earlier this year. According to Footwear News, the fall collection will debut in August [...]
Steven A Henry/Getty ImagesRod Stewart recently stepped in to help a group of children with disabilities and their families. CNN reports that Rod was inspired after seeing one of their news stories and wrote to his manager, “I've just seen something on CNN that's heartbreaking. It was a group [...]
Atlantic RecordsEd Sheeran's Divide has made the shortlist for the 2017 Mercury Prize. He's competing with 11 other artists for the prestigious award, which is given annually to the best album from the U.K. and Ireland. Other artists on the shortlist include The xx and British rapper Stormzy. In a [...]
Mercury NashvilleShania Twain released her first full-fledged solo music video since 2005's “I Ain't No Quitter” on Thursday, and the music video icon didn't disappoint. The new clip for “Life's About to Get Good” finds the Canadian superstar at home in bed -- depressed, hair in a towel, wearing her pajamas, [...]

ABC Adult Country Music News

CMTOn Thursday's new episode of Nashville on CMT, the rift between Juliette Barnes and Maddie Jaymes only grew, as the two were both nominated in the same category at the American Music Awards. Though Juliette tweeted her congratulations to Maddie, the young singer couldn't forgive her for hijacking the song that [...]
Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Singer/songwriter Michael Johnson, who scored huge hits with songs like “Bluer Than Blue,” “Give Me Wings,” and “The Moon Is Still Over Her Shoulder,” died Tuesday in Minneapolis after a long illness. He was 72. Charlie Worsham will open Little Big Town's Sunday night performance at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, [...]
The Valory Music Co.Since Thomas Rhett's written huge hits like “Die a Happy Man” and “Star of the Show” about his wife, Lauren, it makes sense to assume that the details of his new song, “Unforgettable,” were lifted directly from their relationship. But the “Craving You” hitmaker says that's not [...]
John Shearer for Getty ImagesOld Dominion's Dive Bar show this week in Nashville was such a big hit, the five-man band aims to do it again. Monday, OD played its new album Happy Endings in its entirety, at Music City's Blue Bar, where they started their career eight years ago. Now, [...]