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Calendar: KD Country
Title: Make A Difference Day
When: 10/25/2013 - 10/26/2013
Description: Volunteers are called to donate time and energy to service projects at agencies across the country during Make A Difference Day - a National Day of Doing Good.
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  • Cops Make Arrest in Yale University Shooting Hoax

    New Haven Police Dept(NEW HAVEN, Conn.) -- Police in Connecticut have made an arrest in what turned out to be a costly prank at Yale University last November.

    On Wednesday, New Haven Police announced that they've arrested 50-year-old Jeffrey Jones in connection with a prank 911 call made on Nov. 25, 2013, in which the caller reported a pending shooting at Yale University.

    This resulted in the university's campus being locked down for about six hours and prompted a massive response by New Haven Police, at a cost of more than $30,000, according...

  • Police Storm NY Home After Gamer Plays ‘Swatting’ Prank

    iStock / 360/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A frightening scene erupted in suburban Long Island, N.Y., when dozens of SWAT team members charged towards a home on Tuesday after they received a call that an armed man with multiple victims was inside.

    Instead of finding a crazed killer inside the home, the SWAT team members found themselves caught in a hoax known as “swatting.”

    “Swattings are hoax calls calling out SWAT teams to make-believe, typically hostage-barricade murder situations,” explained Brad Garrett, ABC News’ crime and terrorism analyst.

    The target of the hoax in this...

  • Stowaway Spent 7 Hours Undetected Before Plane Took Off

    iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(HONOLULU) -- A 15-year-old stowaway who survived a flight over the Pacific in a jet's wheel well spent seven hours undetected in the plane before the jetliner took off.

    The teen, the son of a California cab driver, is a junior at Santa Clara High School. He reportedly moved to the school this year.

    Student Emanuael Golla said the student is shy. “He really didn’t speak that much,” he added. “We were all surprised at what happened. We really didn’t believe it was him.”

    The teen told authorities he left home...

  • Grand Ole Opry Kicking Off CMA Music Festival Week with Carrie Underwood and Josh Turner

    Photo Credit: Chris HolloThe Grand Ole Opry has a big show planned for Tuesday, June 3 to kick off CMA Music Festival week. Carrie Underwood, Josh Turner, Jennifer Nettles and Charlie Worsham are on the bill for two shows that night at the Grand Ole Opry House. Terri Clark will be there  as well, to celebrate her 10th anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member.

    The party continues that Friday, June 6 with Rascal Flatts, Sara Evans and more set to perform on the Opry. Go to Opry.com for more info.

    Copyright 2014 ABC News...

  • Country Star Trivia

    Comstock/ThinkstockWhich Rascal Flatts cast member made a cameo on ABC's Nashville this season? ANSWER: Jay DeMarcus.

    Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

  • Kacey Musgraves Shows Her Vulnerable Side on "Keep It to Yourself"

    Photo Credit: Kelly Christine MusgravesKacey Musgraves is more vulnerable than ever before on her latest single, "Keep It to Yourself." She wrote the song after a breakup when her ex was trying to tell her he still had feelings for her.

    Says Kacey, "You literally have to be the strong person and say, 'Don’t tell me, because it’s just going to rope me back in.' It’s going to create that cycle again. It's just about getting over that hump."

    Ultimately, Kacey found love again with her band member, Misa Arriaga, and...