NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, NFL, SPORTS

Was a fine enough punishment for Riley Cooper?

The Philadelphia Eagles fined Riley Cooper after a video surfaced of their wide receiver yelling a racial slur at security during a Kenny Chesney concert, but many football players and fans don’t think the punishment was enough. Philadelphia-based ESPN reporter … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, TV

Breaking Bad cast: It’s so hard to say goodbye

Dean Norris and Betsy Brandt can’t believe Breaking Bad is over. The pair, who played DEA agent Hank Schrader and his wife, Marie, sat down with Opie and Anthony to talk about the show’s fifth and final season and how … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Opinion: The real threat behind American embassy closings

The State Department’s decision to close 22 embassies in the Middle East and North Africa in response to a threat from al Qaeda on Sunday has sparked a renewed discussion of terrorism in the region. Lawrence Korb, a senior fellow … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Middle East peace talks could lead to ‘conceptual breakthrough’

Peace talks between Israel and Palestine will resume this month, Secretary of State John Kerry announced last week. Last time the two states sat down in 2010, talks only lasted three weeks before breaking down. But this time around, Kerry … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

Trayvon Martin’s father talks life after a child’s death

Now that George Zimmerman’s trial is over, Trayvon Martin’s family has turned their attention to a different kind of justice: aid for the victims of violent crimes and their families. Through the Trayvon Martin Foundation, the Martin family hopes to … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT

Behind the Scenes: Selena Gomez on SiriusXM Hits 1

Selena Gomez has been a friend of SiriusXM Hits 1 since her days on Wizards of Waverly Place. But this time she came back to the SiriusXM studios to talk about the most recent step in her transition from Disney … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, HIP-HOP/R&B, MUSIC, TV

Robin Thicke was a ladies’ man on the Growing Pains set

Long before Robin Thicke was dancing with half-naked women in the Blurred Lines video, he was playing the Casanova on the set of his dad’s show, Growing Pains. “I was pimpin’ it out,” he told The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POP, POP CULTURE

Behind the Scenes: Psy on the Morning Mash Up

At the height of his Gangnam Style fame, Psy dodged the New York paparazzi to make his way to The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1. After talking to the show’s hosts about his new-found celebrity, he taught them … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

Joe Madison has some harsh advice for Nick Cannon

Nick Cannon may be used to talking to entertainers, but he’s pretty new at asking the tough questions. On his new podcast, NCredible Conversations, Cannon recently interviewed Ted Nugent, and things quickly got serious after the rocker supported profiling African … Continued

COUNTRY, MUSIC

Charlie Worsham’s Crazy Train/Eastbound and Down banjo medley

Country star Charlie Worsham stopped by the SiriusXM studios to play a surprising medley: Ozzy Osbourne’s Crazy Train coupled with Eastbound and Down from the 1977 movie Smokey and the Bandit. Check out Worsham’s country twist on the two classics … Continued