Ban it like Beckham: Phone costs soccer star right to drive

LONDON (AP) — David Beckham has been banned from driving for six months for using a mobile phone while behind the wheel of his Bentley. A prosecutor said a member of the public spott...

Combs, Lambert and Morris lead CMT Music Awards nominations

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — It's a wide-open field for this year's CMT Music Awards as five artists have a leading three nominations each: Brothers Osborne, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris and Z...

Pats take Stidham as possible successor to Brady

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jarrett Stidham now stands where several others have before him — as a possible successor to Tom Brady as quarterback of the New England Patriots. But like n...

Tip your band, say honky tonk musicians, during NFL Draft

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country stars Dierks Bentley and Tim McGraw are playing free concerts in Nashville during the NFL Draft, but the hundreds of musicians working in honky tonk clubs just blocks f...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, April 29, the 119th day of 2019. There are 246 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 29,...

Country star, Titans coach talk about NFL draft in Nashville

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music star Tim McGraw watched as Philadelphia hosted the NFL draft in 2017 with more than 250,000 people on hand and immediately had a vision of how to make the three-d...

Want that first customer? Do research, don't undercharge

NEW YORK (AP) — Many small business owners are so anxious to get their first customers or clients that they'll underprice their products or services, and end up in relationships that are not only unpr...

New business owners find it's a mistake to work for free

NEW YORK (AP) — It's a situation many new business owners land in — they're so anxious to find customers and clients that they work for little or no money. Or take on projects they don't like. ...

Woman lived to 99 with most organs on wrong side of body

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Rose Marie Bentley was an avid swimmer, raised five kids, helped her husband run a feed store, and lived to the ripe age of 99. It was only after she died that medical students disc...

Amid rising anxiety, colleges tell students it's OK to fail

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Bentley University has plenty of success stories among its faculty and alumni. But one recent evening, the school invited students to hear about the failures. S...

Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton to perform at ACMs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Luke Bryan, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton and Old Dominion will perform at the Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas on Sunday. The ACMs announced the fin...

Khalid, Brandi Carlile, Kelly Clarkson to sing at ACM Awards

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The ACM Awards will feature collaborations between pop star Khalid and Kane Brown, three-time Grammy-winner Brandi Carlile with Dierks Bentley and pop star Kelly Clarkson pulli...

Beckham to learn punishment for using phone while driving

LONDON (AP) — David Beckham could be punished Tuesday after admitting to using a cell phone while driving his Bentley in central London. The former England soccer captain is not expe...

Dierks Bentley recruits Luke Bryan for Seven Peaks fest

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country star Dierks Bentley says he's learned a lot about how to put on a destination music festival. His Seven Peaks Music Festival in Buena Vista, Colorado, is returning for ...

Patriots owner pleads not guilty to prostitution charges

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has pleaded not guilty to two counts of misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution in a Florida case, according to court documents re...