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Prime Video averages 15.3M viewers in its NFL season opener

Sep 23, 2022 / Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon Prime Video’s first regular-season game as the exclusive home of “Thursday Night Football” averag...
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Sunday, Monday football games fight for ratings supremacy

Sep 21, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — As often happens, NBC's ‘Sunday Night Football’ game won the week's rating competition, but the Chicago-Green Bay...
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CMT announces five stars as their 2022 Artists of the Year

Sep 21, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — CMT will honor Carly Pearce, Cody Johnson, Kane Brown, Luke Combs and Walker Hayes as their 2022 Artists of the Year ...
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'NFL Sunday Ticket' outages anger fans for 2nd straight week

Sep 19, 2022 / Associated Press

For the second straight week, DirecTV’s “NFL Sunday Ticket” package is experiencing problems for those trying to view games throu...
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Anglers will benefit from completed aquatic projects at Fort Rob, Summit

Sep 16, 2022 / Nebraska Game and Parks Commission/Jerry Kane

Anglers at both ends of the state will benefit from improved fisheries after the recent completion of two Aquatic Habitat Projects at Nebraska stat...
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Kane Brown takes his hitmaker status to the next level

Sep 9, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kane Brown has evolved from the outsider to the consistent hitmaker with a string of No. 1 hits and popular albums. H...
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NBC's Melissa Stark back on sideline, 1st time in 20 years

Sep 8, 2022 / Associated Press

The last time Melissa Stark was regularly on the sidelines, Tom Brady was a one-time Super Bowl champion, and Matthew Stafford was a freshman in hi...
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Lainey Wilson leads CMA Awards nominations in her 1st year

Sep 7, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Louisiana-native Lainey Wilson is having a breakout year as she tops the Country Music Association nominations in her...
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Big 12 looks to potential early extension of media rights

Sep 1, 2022 / Associated Press

IRVING, Texas (AP) — The changing Big 12 Conference plans to have discussions with ESPN and Fox about a potential early extension of its medi...
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Microsoft's Activision Blizzard deal gets global scrutiny

Sep 1, 2022 / Associated Press

Microsoft’s plan to buy video game giant Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion could have major effects on the gaming industry, transforming ...
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In quiet TV week, '60 Minutes' lead the Nielsen ratings

Aug 31, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — “60 Minutes” leads for Aug. 22-28 in television's prime-time ratings as measured by the Nielsen company, in anoth...
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Coming to a theater near you: $3 movie tickets for one day

Aug 29, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — For one day, movie tickets will be just $3 in the vast majority of American theaters as part of a newly launched “Natio...
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Naomi Judd autopsy confirms country singer's cause of death

Aug 29, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An autopsy report on the death of country singer Naomi Judd obtained by The Associated Press Friday confirmed what fa...
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Mickey Mantle card breaks record, as sports memorabilia soar

Aug 29, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — A mint condition Mickey Mantle baseball card has sold for $12.6 million, blasting into the record books Sunday as the most ex...
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ABC to air NCAA women's basketball title game for 1st time

Aug 24, 2022 / Associated Press

The NCAA women’s basketball title game will be broadcast on ABC this season for the first time. The championship game usually airs in prime t...
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Walmart deal with Paramount gives members streaming perks

Aug 16, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart says it has signed a deal with Paramount Global to offer the entertainment company’s streaming service as a per...
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More than 3.1 million TV viewers for 'Field of Dreams' game

Aug 15, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — More than 3.1 million viewers watched Fox Sports’ broadcast of Major League Baseball’s second “Field of Dre...
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Judds asks court to seal report of death investigation

Aug 15, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The family of country singer Naomi Judd filed an amended court petition to seal police reports and recordings made du...
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As Spider-Man turns 60, fans reflect on diverse appeal

Aug 10, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — There are legions of fans of Spider-Man, who this month marks 60 years in the vast, imaginative world of comic books, movies ...
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US inflation slips from 40-year peak but remains high 8.5%

Aug 10, 2022 / Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Falling gas prices gave Americans a slight break from the pain of high inflation last month, though the surge in overall pr...
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Olivia Newton-John, superstar singer and actress, dies at 73

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Olivia Newton-John, the Grammy-winning superstar who reigned on pop, country, adult contemporary and dance charts with such h...
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Brad Pitt's 'Bullet Train' pulls into station with $30.1M

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Sunday studio estimates say the Brad Pitt action romp “Bullet Train" arrived with a $30.1 million opening weekend as th...
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Lady A postpones tour as Charles Kelley focuses on sobriety

Aug 8, 2022 / Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Grammy-winning country trio Lady A is postponing its tour this year as band member Charles Kelley focuses on sobriety...
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Dolly Parton among Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy winners

Aug 3, 2022 / Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — Country superstar Dolly Parton is among the 2022 Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy recipients. Also being honored are Dallas ent...
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Vin Scully, Dodgers broadcaster for 67 years, dies at 94

Aug 3, 2022 / Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hall of Fame broadcaster Vin Scully, whose dulcet tones provided the soundtrack of summer while entertaining and informing...