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WHAT’S HAPPENENING IN NASHVILLE THIS WEEKEND! 06/21-06/23/2019

NEW IN THEATERS CHILD’S PLAY TOY STORY 4 FRIDAY JUNE 21st Nashville’s BEST Hot Air Balloon Festival – The Inn at Fontanel Whites Creek, TN from 4pm – 8pm Live Music, private bars a Battle of the Chefs Tasting Competition, Polo Matches and a kids play area! ————————————————————————————————————– Cocktail Crush: A Hands-On Mixology Class –…MORE

WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEKEND!! 06/14-06/16

FRIDAY  BONNAROO MUSIC FESTIVAL – MANCHESTER, TENNESSEE JEFFERSON STREET JAZZ AND BLUES FESTIVAL – 5TH AVENUE NORTH – HAPPY HOUR WITH KENNY SMOOV AND DJ CHUBB ROCK! ROE – A DIALOGUE ABOUT ROE V. WADE AT THE DARKHORSE THEATRE, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY SATURDAY NASHVILLE FREEDOM FEST – HADLEY PARK 11am – 5pm THE MUSIC CITY…MORE

ATV RIDER ARRESTED FOR DRAGGING METRO POLICE OFFICER

ATV RIDER ARRESTED FOR DRAGGING METRO POLICE OFFICER

30 year old Walter E Moss II, was arrested by US Marshalls in Springfield, TN for striking and dragging Sargent John Bourque down Broadway. An estimated 100 bikes and ATV’s illegally drove through Tennessee streets on March 16.MORE

RAE CARRUTH RELEASED AFTER 19 YEARS IN PRISON

RAE CARRUTH RELEASED AFTER 19 YEARS IN PRISON

Former Carolina Panthers wide receiver Rae Carruth took his first steps as a free man in nearly 19 years, leaving the Sampson Correctional Institution after serving his prison sentence for plotting the death of his pregnant girlfriend. Carruth, 44, wore a black skull cap and black jacket as he emerged from the minimum-security facility. He…MORE

DALLAS POLICE OFFICER FINALLY FIRED

DALLAS POLICE OFFICER FINALLY FIRED

The Dallas Police Department on Monday fired an officer who fatally shot her neighbor inside his apartment this month, an episode that gripped the city and led to protests over the killing of an unarmed black man in his own home at the hands of law enforcement. The department’s chief, U. Reneé Hall, announced the termination of…MORE

SERENA WILLIAMS FINED $17,000 FOR CODE VIOLATIONS IN US OPEN

SERENA WILLIAMS FINED $17,000 FOR CODE VIOLATIONS IN US OPEN

Saturday’s US Open women’s final went to Naomi Osaka, who became the first Japanese player to win a Grand Slam event. However, the result was overshadowed by a controversial dispute between Serena Williams and chair umpire Carlos Ramos during the second set at Arthur Ashe Stadium. On Sunday, Williams was fined $17,000 for her role…MORE

MICHAEL JACKSON SONGS TURN OUT TO BE FAKE!

MICHAEL JACKSON SONGS TURN OUT TO BE FAKE!

Three 2010 recordings credited to Michael Jackson were apparently fakes. Vibe reports that “Monster,” “Keep Your Head Up,” and “Breaking News” — which were included on Michael, a posthumous 2010 album of previously unreleased material, were not recorded by Jackson. Sony admitted that in court this week during a lawsuit brought by the Jackson family and devoted fan Vera Servoa, who launched…MORE

ARETHA FRANKLIN’S DEATH CERTIFICATE REVEALS CAUSE OF DEATH

ARETHA FRANKLIN’S DEATH CERTIFICATE REVEALS CAUSE OF DEATH

Aretha Franklin died as the result of pancreatic cancer … according to her death certificate. The document says the Queen of Soul died at 9:50 AM on August 16, 2018. The death certificate also says Aretha will be entombed at Woodlawn Cemetery in Detroit, the same place Rosa Parks is buried. The document lists her occupation…MORE

MAN AWARDED $289 MILLION AFTER GETTING CANCER FROM ROUNDUP WEED KILLER

MAN AWARDED $289 MILLION AFTER GETTING CANCER FROM ROUNDUP WEED KILLER

San Francisco jurors just ruled that that Roundup, the most popular weedkiller in the world, gave a former school groundskeeper terminal cancer. So they awarded him $289 million in damages — mostly to punish the agricultural company Monsanto. Dewayne Johnson’s victory Friday could set a massive precedent for thousands of other cases claiming Monsato’s famous…MORE

APPLE’S WORTH SURPASSES THE TRILLION DOLLAR MARK

APPLE’S WORTH SURPASSES THE TRILLION DOLLAR MARK

Apple has become America’s first trillion dollar company yesterday when their stock passed $207.05 and closed at $207.39, ending the day worth over a trillion dollars. And check this out: If you would have invested $10,000 when MAC launched in 1984, you’d have $3.8 million dollars! If you would have invested when Steve Jobs took…MORE

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Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-22-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-22-19)

Nashville man convicted for starting multiple fires William Spencer Warner has been convicted for setting fires in Nashville. He was first arrested in June of 2017. After he was interviewed, he was turned over to federal authorities for terroristic threats. In January of this year, Warner set fire to the former Haddox Pharmacy in the 1500 block of…

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-20-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-20-19)

MNPS teacher placed on leave for homework about the n-word An English teacher with Metro Nashville Public Schools has been placed on leave pending a disciplinary review for  homework in question  assigned to 30 students at Cane Ridge High School in Antioch.  The assignment was for them to write a one-page paper on the derogatory term…

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-19-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-19-19)

Community Oversight Board Executive Director resigns William Weeden, the director of Nashville’s Community Oversight Board resigned Monday. Weeden stepped down from his after months of clashes between the board and Metro Police. The board confirmed Weeden’s decision but didn’t clarify his reasoning. It is unclear who will take over as the COB’s Executive Director. 3 People Shot &…

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-18-19)

Top 5 Things You Should Know Today (11-18-19)

Trump Adviser Roger Stone Found Guilty of Witness Tampering, Lying to Congress Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone was convicted of seven crimes on Friday, including witness tampering and lying to Congress. Stone is the sixth Trump aide to be convicted of charges brought as part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. Trump tweeted that the…