Huge asteroid safely passes close to Earth

(NEW YORK) -- A comet more than three times the size of the Empire State Building got up close to Earth's orbit Tuesday afternoon but was far enough to avoid turning into a sci-fi disaster movie, according to astronomers. Asteroid 7482 (1994 PC1) flew by... Read More.

Senate passes bill that starts process of raising debt limit

(WASHINGTON) -- On Thursday evening, the Senate passed a bill that will start the process of raising the debt limit with only Democrats' votes. Having gained the necessary support to clear the filibuster earlier Thursday afternoon, the Senate-passes legislation will permit a one-time change to... Read More.

Thomas Rhett passes on love of music to daughter Willa Gray

At least one of Thomas Rhett's daughters seems interested in following in her father's footsteps. Thomas and Lauren Akins' oldest daughter, five-year-old Willa Gray, is already joining her father in the studio, and seems to have a natural knack for all things musical. "Every time I go to... Read More.

House passes John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act

(WASHINGTON) -- The House on Tuesday passed the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act legislation that aims to strengthen a key component of the landmark Voting Rights Act of 1965 after it was weakened by two Supreme Court decisions. The legislation, named after the late... Read More.