Alan Jackson to perform drive-in concerts in June

May 26 (UPI) — Alan Jackson will perform a pair of drive-in concerts in June. The 61-year-old country music singer shared plans Tuesday for Small Town Drive-In, two shows in Alabama in June. During the concerts, Jackson will perform for fans in their cars. The shows are meant to give fans “a quality-of-life activity” amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The… Read more →

FX renews ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ for Season 15

May 26 (UPI) — FX renewed on Tuesday long-running comedy series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia for Season 15. The series, created by stars Rob McElhenney and Glenn Howerton, also stars Charlie Day, Kaitlin Olson and Danny DeVito. It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia first debuted in 2005. The show follows the misadventures of a group of friends who run a… Read more →

AFRICOM: Russian fighter aircraft deployed to Libya

May 26 (UPI) — U.S. Africa Command reported Tuesday that Russia has deployed a military fighter aircraft to Libya to support Russian-sponsored private military contractors there. Russian military aircraft are “likely to provide close air support and offensive fires” for the Wagner Group contractors supporting the Libyan National Army’s fight against the Government of National Accord, according to AFRICOM. AFRICOM… Read more →

Watch: Florida baseball team lists stadium on Airbnb

May 26 (UPI) — A minor league baseball team in Florida is putting its stadium to good use amid a delayed season by renting out the property on Airbnb. The Pensacola Blue Wahoos said the listing marked the first time a professional baseball stadium has been listed on Airbnb. The team said the $1,500 per-night stays can accommodate up to… Read more →

New home sales increase 0.6 percent in April

May 26 (UPI) — Sales for new single-family homes rose 0.6 percent in April buoyed by a nearly 9 percent increase in the Northeast, according to figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau on Tuesday. The report said April new home sales rose at a seasonally adjusted rate of 623,000, a mark slightly above the 619,000 revised numbers in March.… Read more →

NHL to announce ‘return to play plan’ for 2019-2020 season

May 26 (UPI) — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman will provide details about the league’s “return to play plan” for the 2019-2020 season during an announcement at 4:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday. Bettman’s address will air on NBCSN and NHL Network in the United States and on Sportsnet and TVA Sports in Canada. It also will be streamed on NHL.com and the… Read more →

Watch: Charlie targets Vic’s son in ‘NOS4A2’ Season 2 trailer

May 26 (UPI) — AMC is giving a glimpse of NOS4A2 Season 2. The network released a new trailer for the season Tuesday featuring Zachary Quinto as Charlie Manx, a vampire-like being who feeds off the souls of children, and Ashleigh Cummings as Vic McQueen, an artist with supernatural abilities. Season 2 takes place eight years after Season 1, which… Read more →

‘American Horror Stories’ spinoff series announced by FX

May 26 (UPI) — FX announced on Tuesday a new American Horror Story spinoff series from creator Ryan Murphy, titled American Horror Stories. The network released a logo for the spinoff on Twitter. The show will also be an anthology series. “From the mind of @mrpmurphy comes American Horror Stories. A new one-hour nightmare every week,” FX said. A premiere… Read more →

Vladimir Putin reschedules Russian Victory Day parade for June 24

May 26 (UPI) — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday the government will stage the Victory Day parade in about a month, after it was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The military parade marking the 75th anniversary of Russia’s defeat of Nazi Germany in World War II, originally set for May 9, will now be held on June 24.… Read more →