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Multnomah County Sheriffs Office(PORTLAND, Ore.) -- A young woman who was targeted with suspected hate speech in Oregon Friday before her attacker allegedly went on a deadly stabbing rampage asked for privacy and time to heal from the traumatic event.Destinee Mangum, 16, and a 17-year-old friend who was wearing a [...]
Gene Mace Jr./Storyful(NEW YORK) -- A newly-released video depicts the harrowing moment a great white shark confronts a kayaker in California's Monterey Bay.The shark knocked the kayaker into the water during the terrifying encounter, which took place this March. The victim can be seen flailing in the water as the [...]
iStock/Thinkstock(JERSEY CITY, N.J.) -- A member of the Navy SEAL Elite Parachute team "The Leap Frogs" was killed in a parachuting accident during Fleet Week Sunday in Jersey City, New Jersey.According to Adm. Jack Scorby, the parachute of one of the team members failed to open properly and he landed [...]
iStock/Thinkstock(BRANSON, Missouri) -- Two people are dead and one person is missing following flooding in the popular family tourist destination of Branson, Missouri, according to a spokesperson for the city.The spokesperson said that at around 9:20 p.m. Saturday night, the local fire department responding to a call found a car [...]

ABC Entertainment News

David Becker/WireImage(SAVANNAH, Ga.) -- Gregg Allman, co-founding lead singer, keyboardist and one of the main songwriters of the legendary The Allman Brothers Band, has died at age 69. A statement on Allman's official website reads, in part, "It is with deep sadness that we announce that Gregg Allman, a founding [...]
Jason Merritt/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Singer and musician Chris Cornell was laid to rest at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles today, and many members of the rock community joined the musician's widow, Vicky, to mourn and pay their respects to the late Soundgarden frontman. Fellow [...]
Starz - 2017(NEW YORK) -- If you like stylish, surreal sci-fi/fantasy shows like Legion and Preacher, Starz' critically-acclaimed new series American Gods is right up your alley. Based on the 2001 award-winning novel by Neil Gaiman, the show's concept is that "old gods" -- brought to America hundreds of [...]
© 2017 WARNER BROS. ENTERTAINMENT INC. AND RATPAC ENTERTAINMENT, LLC(TEXAS) -- The boutique theater chain Alamo Drafthouse's flagship Austin location caused a stir when it announced it'll host a women-only screening of Wonder Woman next week. The film, directed by Patty Jenkins, stars Gal Gadot as the iconic superhero. [...]

ABC Adult Contemporary News

ABC/Randy HolmesLast year, Mariah Carey launched a makeup collection with MAC. Now, she might be launching a beauty company all her own. According to New York Post's Page Six, the singer and her manager, Stella Bulochnikov, are planning to open a Beverly Hills-based business that will feature their own brand of [...]
Luke ThomasEd Sheeran has broken a touring record Down Under. His stadium tour of Australia and New Zealand has expanded to 18 shows, surpassing the record for the most stadium dates for a single Australasian tour. That record was previously held by AC/DC's Black Ice tour, which hit [...]
Courtesy of Capitol Concerts Five for Fighting will be appearing at this year's National Memorial Day concert in Washington, D.C., which will air Sunday night on PBS...and then follow that up with an appearance at the National Memorial Day parade. Five for Fighting's John Ondrasik will perform his song "All [...]
Rony AlwinKaty Perry played a show for about 100 people at London's Water Rats club on Thursday night. She streamed the show live on Twitter, and posted the video to YouTube. Towards the end of the 20-minute set, Katy paused to address the suicide bombing in Manchester earlier [...]

ABC Adult Country Music News

Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images via ABCAs America celebrates its military men and women this Memorial Day weekend, it's a holiday that makes Sam Hunt feel particularly close to his grandfather. “My granddad was in World World II,” he reveals. “He was on the USS Texas battleship, and he was over [...]
David Becker/WireImageGregg Allman, co-founding lead singer, keyboardist and one of the main songwriters of the legendary The Allman Brothers Band, has died at age 69. A statement on Allman's official website reads, in part, "It is with deep sadness that we announce that Gregg Allman, a founding member of The [...]
ABC/Randy HolmesThe Grand Ole Opry will pay tribute to “the Gentle Giant” on Tuesday, honoring Country Music Hall of Famer Don Williams. 1995 CMA Female Vocalist of the Year Alison Krauss will lead the way, performing the classic “Till the Rivers All Run Dry,” from Gentle Giants: The Songs of [...]
Walt Disney RecordsBrad Paisley is revving up his engines for Cars 3. The West Virginia native contributes two songs to the soundtrack of the latest installment of the Disney franchise -- but he won't be singing. Brad wrote the instrumentals “Truckaroo” and “Thunder Hollow Breakdown” especially for the animated feature. If you're [...]