California hiker found after going missing with dog ‘thankful’

Inyo County Sheriffs Office/Facebook(NEW YORK) — A missing hiker who was found alive Monday, days after she vanished in a remote area of California where she says she fled from a knife-wielding man, tells ABC News she’s “thankful” to be home and reunited with her loved ones. Sheryl Powell, 60, of Huntington Beach, California, and…read more »

Nashville notes

Burke/Triolo Productions/Thinkstock Russell Dickerson recently picked up a platinum plaque for his second number-one single, “Blue Tacoma.” You can tune in to watch Brad Paisley as a guest judge Tuesday night on America’s Got Talent. The popular talent show starts at 8 p.m. ET on NBC. Dierks Bentley, Chris Stapleton, Emmylou Harris, Amy Grant and…read more »

Brad Paisley admits he had bad, bad advice about Chris Lane’s “Big, Big Plans”

ABC/Image Group LA Chris Lane planned what he believed was the perfect proposal for his girlfriend Lauren Bushnell, writing and recording the song “Big, Big Plans” to play for her in her parents’ backyard on Father’s Day. But his current tour mate Brad Paisley didn’t think it was such a great idea. “I had some friends on the [tour] bus, and…read more »