Texas 'Jeopardy' Contestant Confuses Chaka Khan For Shaka Zulu, Then Later Makes History During Final RoundA Texan, defending champion Sarah Jett Rayburn from Hutto, was a part of a "Jeopardy!" episode that made history and had a big history flop.
ACM Awards Moves To Grand Ole Opry In 'Music City' For First Time EverThe Academy of Country Music Awards are moving from Las Vegas to Music City for its 2020 awards ceremony.
The Foote Files: WLS/Chicago And The HindenburgAs tensions in Europe began to increase during the 1930s, a disastrous event took place on May 6, 1937 in New Jersey, and radio was there to cover it for Americans.
Irving Man Accused Of Stealing $100K For Fake Movie Rights"Just like the films he pitched, it was all make-believe." Shiva Chandan Reddy Thudi, 26, of Irving, recently pleaded guilty in federal court to wire fraud.
The Foote Files: How Television Covered A National TragedyWhile American presidents had died in office before this, there had not been a presidential assassination since President William McKinley. But there was no radio or TV back then.
Coronavirus In Texas: Venue That Launched Janis Joplin's Career Set To CloseA live-music venue in Texas where college student Janis Joplin launched her singing career will not be reopening after the coronavirus pandemic lifts.
Former Fixer Uppers Chip And Joanna Gaines Delay Launch Of New Network Because Of COVID-19They took Waco worldwide with their remodeling and design show, but just as Chip and Joanna Gaines were set to take their second foray into television the coronavirus crisis hit.
The Foote Files: How Radio & Telegraph Came To The RescueSome 108 years ago, a major event (and one that was tragic) took place that cost the lives of more than 1,500 people. And radio and telegraph played a significant role during this time.
Texas Sculptor Who Created Vietnam Women’s Memorial, Glenna Goodacre, DiesGlenna Goodacre, the Texas sculptor famous for creating the Vietnam Women’s Memorial on the National Mall, has died.
Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Pens Book While Beating The Odds With Pancreatic CancerLongtime Jeopardy! host and television icon Alex Trebek reflects on his life and career in a new book called, "The Answer Is...: Reflections On My Life"
Matthew McConaughey Hosts Virtual Bingo Game For Assisted-Living Facility In TexasActor Matthew McConaughey played host for a virtual bingo game at an assisted-living facility just outside Austin.
Country Music Stars Play From Their Homes In Lieu Of Delayed ACM Awards ShowDespite the postponement of the ACM Awards due to to the coronavirus outbreak, country music stars didn't let that stop them from providing entertainment for fans stuck at their homes.
Bill Withers, Singer Of 'Ain’t No Sunshine' & ‘Lovely Day,’ Dead At 81His music was at it's highest on the charts during the 1970s, but songs by legendary writer and singer Bill Withers have stood the test of time. Withers, 81, has died from heart complications.
Austin's SXSW Film Festival Going Online After Event Canceled Due To CoronavirusThe 10-day online event in late April will be free to viewers with or without an Amazon Prime membership.
Inmate & 'Tiger King' Star Joe Exotic Reportedly In Coronavirus Quarantine In Fort Worth PrisonHe's been convicted of more than a dozen counts of animal cruelty and for conspiring to kill a woman, but now the man famously known as Joe Exotic is reportedly in COVID-19 quarantine at a Texas prison.