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Feb 22

Troy Gentry’s widow sues the maker of the helicopter involved in Montgomery Gentry singer’s fatal crash

ABC/Image Group LA Troy Gentry’s widow, Angie, is suing the maker of the helicopter that crashed September 8, taking the Montgomery Gentry’s singer’s life, according to People. The suit, filed in Pennsylvania, alleges that Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Sikorsky Global Helicopters and Keystone Helicopter Corp. knew the Model 269 Schweitzer helicopter had “dangerous defects,” and lacked “modern crashworthy features” …

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Feb 22

Brett Young’s fans are begging for “Mercy” — and he’s giving it to them

Big MachineBrett Young is giving his fans what they want, with the fourth — and likely final — release from his self-titled debut album. “‘Mercy’ is the new single because of the amazing fan response,” the California native says. “It’s the feeling you get when someone breaks your heart but won’t let you move on. ‘Mercy’ …

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Feb 22

Love ’em or hate ’em, thanks to Maren and Kelsea, “Love Songs” are here to stay

Black River EntertainmentMaren Morris may have recently hit #1 with “I Could Use a Love Song,” but it sounds like Kelsea Ballerini may not feel exactly the same way.  Kelsea’s follow-up to her chart-topping “Legends” will be the track “I Hate Love Songs,” a song she first played on the Opry. “I will never forget introducing ‘I Hate …

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Feb 22

“Break Up in the End” is the beginning of Cole Swindell’s new album

Warner Bros.We’ll get our first listen to music from Cole Swindell’s third album on Friday, as the Georgia native releases his new song, “Break Up in the End.” “This is one of those songs from the first time I heard it I knew it was special,” Cole said on social media, as he revealed the single’s cover. …

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Feb 22

Chris Janson’s Opry induction set for March 20

Photo by Chris Hollo for the Grand Ole OpryChris Janson will officially become the newest member of the Grand Ole Opry during a ceremony set to take place March 20. The “Fix a Drink” hitmaker found out when he’ll be inducted on Tuesday night, during his first performance on the Opry since he was first invited …

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Feb 22

Lamoureux sisters had sights set only on women’s hockey gold against Canada

Harry How/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) —  The U.S. women’s hockey team has made no secret of their goal in Pyeongchang. They’ve been training for four years for just one game: a gold medal matchup with Canada. “Good Morning America” anchor Amy Robach sat down with team members — and sisters — Monique and Jocelyne Lamoureux …

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Feb 22

Scoreboard roundup — 2/21/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores from yesterday’s sports events:  NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEChicago 3, Ottawa 2; SOAnaheim 2, Dallas 0Vegas 7, Calgary 3 TOP-25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(1) Virginia 65, Georgia Tech 54(3) Villanova 93, DePaul 62(4) Xavier 89, Georgetown 77(5) Duke 82, Louisville 56Oklahoma St. 79, (7) Texas Tech 71(10) North Carolina 78, Syracuse …

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Feb 22

Lindsey Vonn bested by Italian in likely last Olympic downhill race

Tom Pennington/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) — Veteran skier Lindsey Vonn was the favorite in women’s downhill coming into the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. She’d won the last three World Cup downhill events coming into the games and has the second-most all-time wins in World Cup events with 81. But after finishing sixth in the Super-G …

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Feb 22

Scoreboard roundup — 2/20/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events: NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEPhiladelphia 3, Montreal 2Tampa Bay 4, Washington 2Columbus 2, New Jersey 1Toronto 1, Florida 0Nashville 3, Detroit 2San Jose 3, St. Louis 2L.A. Kings 4, Winnipeg 3Boston 3, Edmonton 2Colorado 5, Vancouver 4 TOP 25 COLLEGE BASKETBALL(2) Michigan St. 81, Illinois 61(16) …

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Feb 22

US skiers make history at Olympics with cross-country gold

Nils Petter Nilsson/Getty Images(PYEONGCHANG, South Korea) — Americans Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall, the only mom athlete on Team USA, made history on Wednesday by winning gold in the women’s team sprint cross-country event at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. It’s the first-ever Olympic cross-county gold medal for the United States and …

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