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Exclusive Erin Hershey, a soap actress famous for “General Hospital,” didn’t want her kids tuning into Joe Biden‘s inauguration … telling a teacher she’d never let them “watch a criminal.” Erin’s got a daughter in elementary school in California, and after the little girl’s teacher sent an email to parents Wednesday inviting kids to skip …

Bruce Springsteen helped celebrate Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ Inauguration Day celebration tonight (January 20) with a performance of “Land of Hope and Dreams” at the Lincoln Memorial. Springsteen opened the evening’s Celebrating America event, which is hosted by Tom Hanks. Watch Springsteen play the song solo on acoustic guitar below. Biden’s Celebrating America inauguration …

Chrissy Teigen is speaking out. The 35-year-old cookbook author traveled to Washington D.C. for Wednesday’s presidential inauguration ceremony, which saw Joe Biden assume the office of President of the United States. Not only was Teigen an outspoken supporter of Biden throughout his presidential run, but her husband, John Legend, is also set to perform during …

SAN ANTONIO – Bexar County Precinct 4 Constable Kathryn Brown knows what it’s like to break barriers, and she called Wednesday’s presidential inauguration another milestone. Brown recently became the first Black woman ever to be elected as a Bexar County constable. Brown, who was sworn in earlier this month, credits civil rights icon Dr. Martin …

Biden supporters relieved: ‘It’s like someone lifted a 1,000-pound weight off the world’ By Lateshia Beachum, Samantha Schmidt, Justin Wm. Moyer and Harrison Smith Only a couple of hours had passed since President Biden was sworn into office, but Debbie Padilla already could feel a difference in her day. “Don’t you feel it? It’s lighter,” …

Tennessee sent more than 750 soldiers and airmen, joining the 25,000 member task force. KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — While freshmen at the University of Tennessee were moving into their dorms this past weekend, one incoming student wasn’t able to make it. Instead, 19-year-old Nicholas “Hunter” Gilchrest has been in Washington D.C. gearing up to serve his …

Welcome to the 9News blog for Tuesday January 19. Cyclone Kimi has made a U-turn and isn’t expected to have a big impact on Far North Queensland except for bringing a deluge of rain. There are now six coronavirus cases linked to the arrival of hundreds of Australian Open players and officials. Dozens of players …

Police end lockdown of Capitol complex triggered by fire a few blocks away By John Wagner and Katherine Shaver The Capitol Police temporarily locked down the Capitol and surrounding complex on Monday morning following an explosion that caused a small fire several blocks away under a bridge, an incident the police initially described as “an …

FBI Director Chris Wray said Thursday the agency is tracking an “extensive amount of concerning online chatter.” That includes calls for armed protests ahead of President-elect Joe Biden’s January 20 inauguration. He said possible rallies and protests in state capitols nationwide could draw individuals who are armed near officials and government buildings.  “We’re looking at …

Tennesseans in uniform will provide communications, logistics, food service and religious support the D.C. National Guard as part of a national task force. WASHINGTON — The Tennessee National Guard is sending Soldiers and Airmen to Washington, D.C. to provide support for Joe Biden’s Presidential Inauguration. Tennesseans in uniform will provide communications, logistics, food service and …