This CD cover image released by Big Machine Records shows "Sundown Heaven Town," by Tim McGraw. (AP Photo/Big Machine Records)

At age 47, McGraw hits home with reflective songs about love and modern life — especially those of a mature Southern man seeking balance between the past and present.

LITTLETON | Arapahoe County has denied an appeal from a three-day music festival to again hold the event near the small town of Byers. KUSA-TV reports ( ) that the county Board of Adjustment unanimously denied an appeal that would have given Riot Fest the permit it would need to stay. Last month, Arapahoe County denied the three-day […]

President Barack Obama was awarding the 2013 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities Medal to 22 recipients in an East Room ceremony also being attended with first lady Michelle Obama.