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Former Nashville officer arrested after allegedly participating in an adult video while on duty

Jun. 14, 2024 11:37 AM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A former Nashville police officer has been arrested for two counts of felony official misconduct after law enforcement officials say he allegedly participated in adult video while on duty. According to the Metro Nashville Police Department, 33-year-old Sean...

R.E.M. reunite at Songwriters Hall of Fame ceremony also honoring Timbaland and Steely Dan

Jun. 14, 2024 06:39 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A comet must have landed at the 2024 Songwriters Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The members of R.E.M. had joked only hours before it would take “a comet” to get the band to perform together one last time. Yet there they were, reunited during the gala at the Marriott Marquis...

Moneybagg Yo's 'A Gangsta's Pain' went No. 1. He's back to soundtrack your summer with 'Speak Now.'

Jun. 13, 2024 09:02 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In 2021, you heard it: Moneybagg Yo 's “Wokesha” blaring from cars and corner stores — an undeniable song of the summer that helped turn the Memphis rapper into a No. 1 artist. His fourth studio album, “A Gangsta's Pain” topped the Billboard 200 that year, all but...

Kikuchi, four Blue Jays relievers combine to shut out Brewers 3-0

Jun. 11, 2024 23:58 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Yusei Kikuchi and four Toronto Blue Jays relievers combined to shut out the Milwaukee Brewers 3-0 on Tuesday night. Kikuchi (4-5) gave up three hits in five innings, walked four and struck out five to record consecutive wins for the first time since April. Kikuchi...

Amazon adds $1.4 billion to affordable housing fund for regions where it has corporate offices

Jun. 11, 2024 19:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is adding $1.4 billion to a fund it established three years ago for preserving or building more affordable housing in regions where the company has major corporate offices, CEO Andy Jassy announced Tuesday. The Seattle-based company said the new sum would go...

Judge sets hearing over alleged leak of Nashville school shooter info to conservative outlet

Jun. 11, 2024 17:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee judge has ordered a conservative media organization to appear in court over publishing details from allegedly leaked documents about a 2023 Nashville school shooting, while the outlet sues for the same kind of records to be released to the public. ...

The Rev. James Lawson Jr., civil rights leader who preached nonviolent protest, dies at 95

Jun. 10, 2024 21:50 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rev. James Lawson Jr., an apostle of nonviolent protest who schooled activists to withstand brutal reactions from white authorities as the Civil Rights Movement gained traction, has died, his family said Monday. He was 95. His family said Lawson died on...

Jamie Chadwick becomes first woman to win Indy NXT race since 2010

Jun. 09, 2024 15:43 PM EDT

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Jamie Chadwick became the third woman to win an Indy NXT race and the first to accomplish the feat on a road course when she led for all 20 laps Sunday at Road America. Indy NXT is the final step on the ladder system of open-wheel racing for drivers...

Zombies: Ranks of world's most debt-hobbled companies are soaring, and not all will survive

Jun. 07, 2024 13:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — They are called zombies, companies so laden with debt that they are just stumbling by on the brink of survival, barely able to pay even the interest on their loans and often just a bad business hit away from dying off for good. An Associated Press analysis found...

Carles Gil, Esmir Bajraktarevic scored in Revolution's 2-1 win over Nashville

Jun. 01, 2024 22:46 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Carles Gil scored a goal and added an assist, 19-year-old Esmir Bajraktarevic scored his first MLS goal to help the New England Revolution beat Nashville SC 2-1 Saturday night. New England (4-10-1) won for just the second time since a 1-0 win over Charlotte...