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Title: Presidents Day
When: 02/18/2013
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  • Mom Who Left Kids in Car for Job Interview Glad for 'Second Chance'

    Scottsdale Police Department(PHOENIX) -- The Arizona mom arrested after leaving her kids in a hot car while she went on a job interview said she's "extremely grateful" for a second chance, a week after reaching a deal with prosecutors that would drop criminal charges against her.

    "Not many people get the opportunity that I have, so I'm grateful," Shanesha Taylor, 35, told ABC News Friday.

    The mom left her two young sons, 2 years and 6 months old, alone in her SUV with the fan on and the windows rolled down in March...

  • Foster Dad Arrested in Toddler's Hot Car Death

    Photodisc/Thinkstock(WICHITA, Kan.) -- A foster parent was arrested Friday in the death of a 10-month-old girl who had been left for hours in a hot car, according to Wichita, Kansas police.

    Police officers got a call reporting a baby left on the backseat inside a car just before 7 p.m. on Thursday.

    “We arrived on scene just a little before 7 p.m. on Thursday night,” Wichita Police Department spokesperson Lt. Dan East told ABC News. “The girl was unconscious and unresponsive.”

    “She was sitting in the back seat of the car,” East...

  • Man Who Killed Neighbor over Tree-Trimming Feud Has No Regrets

    Digital Vision/Thinkstock(ENCINITAS, Calif.) -- From inside the California jail where he is awaiting sentencing, Michael Vilkin said that given the chance, he would not change anything about the day he killed his neighbor John Upton.

    “I’m not a kind of person who, if you spit in my face, I will not…just turn around and leave,” Vilkin, 62, told ABC News’ 20/20. “And Upton was, figuratively speaking, spitting in my face the whole year.”

    A jury found him guilty of murder in the first-degree and assault with a deadly weapon last month. He faces...

  • Garth Brooks Adds Five More Concert Dates in Chicago

    Image Courtesy Pearl RecordsGarth Brooks has added five more shows in Chicago after tickets for his September 4 concert sold out Friday morning. The new dates at the Allstate Arena in Rosemont, IL are September 5 and 6, and then the following weekend, September 11, 12 and 13. Tickets are on sale for all dates at Ticketmaster.com.

    Garth will announce each city on his World Tour individually at GarthBrooks.com. We'll keep you posted where he's playing next.

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  • Billy Currington Has the Crowds Going Wild with "We Are Tonight"

    Image Courtesy Mercury NashvilleBilly Currington had his concert crowds in mind when he recorded his latest hit, "We Are Tonight." Now that fans are screaming the lyrics back to him, Billy is seeing his vision for "We Are Tonight" come to life.

    "When I heard the song, I was like, 'Now there is an anthem for the live show,'" Billy explains.  "As I grew to know the song better and better, and, of course, when I finally recorded it, I just started envisioning everybody chanting the 'We Are Tonight.'"

    The ...

  • Country Star Trivia

    Comstock/ThinkstockChase Rice is a co-writer on which one of Florida Georgia Line's #1 hits? ANSWER: "Cruise."

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