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Steve Gleason: My playlist
The documentary film "Gleason" tells the inspiring story of former New Orleans Saints player Steve Gleason facing life after a diagnosis of ALS and how that changed his perspective on becoming a father. Music plays an integral role in the "Gleason" family, and, as shown throughout the film, many of
6 Adorable Historic Towns in the US Worth a Visit
Historic getaways are nothing new (pun intended but it’s relatively easy to get stuck in a rut; you’re either visiting whatever’s close, or heading into the big U.S. cities that lay claim to some of the most important historic sites, museums, and other attractions in the country. So we’re going to
Devastating and Deadly Flooding in Texas
Now to that devastating and deadly flooding along the gulf coast, battling and splitting homes. Warnings more flooding could be on the way. Rob Marciano is here. Reporter: More rain on the way. Severe thunderstorm watch posted for northern Texas, southern Arkansas. This following what was beyond a
Deadly Flood Emergency Hits the South
As we come on the air, we begin with the deadly flood emergency in the south. More than half a foot of heavy rain coming down in Louisiana, with another round possibly on the way. In Atlanta, a home split in half by a huge tree. A woman and her nephew, somehow able to make it out alive. And the
5 Warm Spring Break Destinations Not on the Sand
If your weekend was anything like ours, you're tired of being cooped up watching Netflix and throwing salt on your walkway. But even though a balmy beach locale may sound like exactly what you need to fight the winter blues, not all warm spring breaks must be spent on the sand. Whether you’re
Over-the-Top Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties Blow Minds and Budgets
If you feel like your life is beginning to resemble a scene from one of "The Hangover" films, it very well may be. Seemingly never-ending, over-the-top bachelor and bachelorette parties have become a real-life phenomenon and trend. What was once a ritual evening with friends before one’s wedding
New Orleans , the Hollywood of the South
Right," the Big Easy is beating out L.A. as a favorite place to shoot movies and TV shows.
The Band's Levon Helm "in the Final Stages" of Cancer Battle
Recent reports that have been circulating about the deteriorating health of founding Band singer/drummer Levon Helm unfortunately appear to be true. A message from Helm’s wife, Sandy, and daughter Amy has been posted on the revered musician’s official website revealing that he “is in the...
10 Great Places to Bar-Hop Around the World
If your Memorial Day plans involve seeing The Hangover: Part II (opening May 26), chances are you're the party-going type. With that in mind, we've compiled a list of destinations that sport a slew of bars. Will Cockrell, Men's Journal articles editor, shares with Sarah Sekula for USA TODAY a list