Events

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LIVE Broadcast at Hyundai of Asheville

Join Mix 96.5 at Hyundai of Asheville for a LIVE Broadcast on Saturday, May 23 from 12-2pm! We’ll treat you to lunch from Papa Johns, PLUS we’ll have tons of great prizes to give away!

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$1 Dog Night

Join Mix 96.5 and the Asheville Tourists at Dollar Dog Night at McCormick Field!

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Sunday Music in the Park: Hymns and Beer

Hymns and Beer perform at the Asheville Downtown Association’s concert series – Sunday Music in the Park – on Sunday, May 31st from 4-6pm. Get all the details!

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Earth, Wind and Fire

BUY TICKETS – Charlotte, NC

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New Kids on the Block

with TLC and Nelly
BUY TICKETS

Lifestyle

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Survey: U.S. schools beef up safety measures

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Public schools have increased security with safety drills and parent notification systems in the years following the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

in Lifestyle

Move over Bacardi – there’s a new rum in town

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Pernod Ricard is poised to sell its Cuban-made rum in the U.S. once a 53-year-old trade embargo is lifted, going head-to-head with Bacardi.

in Lifestyle

Your knockoff makeup is too good to be true

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Counterfeit makeup, some being sold online, contains untested and dangerous ingredients including rat droppings and urine, police say.

in Lifestyle, National

Fly the crowded skies

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The summer skies will be filled with passenger planes, as a record number of travelers are expected.

in Lifestyle

‘Most American’ crams whole cookout into one burger

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Burger? Hot dog? How about both, with some sides thrown in.

National

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Senate expected to act on NSA collection of phone records

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If the Senate doesn't act, the laws authorizing the programs will expire June 1, and officials say they will lose valuable surveillance tools.

in National, World

Islamic State continues its advance in Syria

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The success piles pressure on Damascus and Baghdad and throws doubt on a U.S. strategy of relying almost exclusively on air strikes to support the fight against ISIS.

in National

Cleanup of oil-covered California beach could take months

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Oil spilled from a pipeline rupture has closed two state beaches and fouled offshore waters near Santa Barbara.

in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, May 22

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

in National

Takata air bag recall could take years to complete

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The largest auto recall in American history affects nearly 1 in 7 cars.

Sports

in Sports

Aaron Hernandez has a new, mystery tattoo

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There were two "appearances" from former NFL player and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez in court yesterday.

in Sports

NFL: Another lawsuit filed against the league

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Hundreds of former players allege that team doctors provided painkillers as part of a decades-long conspiracy to keep them on the field.

in Sports

For Kimball, racing competitively is all about numbers

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Charlie Kimball will check his blood-glucose numbers constantly before, during and after Sunday's Indianapolis 500.

in Sports

NHL Preview: Rangers meet Lightning for game 4

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Here's a look at Game 4 in the Eastern Conference Finals.

in Sports

Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here’s a look at some of the big sports stories making news today, Friday, May 22. WARRIORS ARE 2 UP…

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones: The Musical’

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Coldplay teams up with the cast of "Game of Thrones" for a hilarious musical version of the hit HBO show to help raise money for Red Nose Day.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Letterman’s final ‘Top Ten’ list

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Some of Hollywood's biggest stars came out for the "Top Ten things I've always wanted to say to Dave."

News

in Music

Justin Bieber’s carpool karaoke

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The "Baby" hitmaker joins "The Late Late Show" host James Corden in a carpool through Los Angeles.

in Entertainment

Reality TV star Josh Duggar accused of molesting young girls

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Josh Duggar, the eldest child on "19 Kids And Counting," allegedly has a history of sexually assaulting and "forcibly fondling" young girls.

in Entertainment

Red Nose Day raises millions for charity

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A star-studded few hours filled with funny red noses helped raise millions for children's charities.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Game of Thrones: The Musical’

Fresh
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Coldplay teams up with the cast of "Game of Thrones" for a hilarious musical version of the hit HBO show to help raise money for Red Nose Day.

in Entertainment

The Rock breaks selfie record

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The wrestler-turned-actor set a new world record for most selfies taken in three minutes.

in Entertainment

‘Pitch Perfect’ star lands real-life record deal

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The Oscar-nominated actress, who appears in Swift's star-studded new "Bad Blood" video is on the verge of releasing her album.

On The Mix

Asheville Beer Week

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It’s time to celebrate all things craft beer at Asheville Beer Week!

Race to the Taps Pisgah Brewing

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Race to the Taps Pisgah Brewing 4-miler Friday, June 12th

WNC Beer Guide

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Think of us as your virtual cicerone of finely fermented beverages! We offer reviews of local breweries and tap rooms, their brew selections and more!

Mix 96.5 Mobile App

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Take MIX 96.5 wherever you go–just download the Mix 96.5 Mobile Streaming App!

Mix 96.5’s Yappy Hour Thursday

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Leash up your four-legged friends and join Mix 96.5 for Yappy Hour, sponsored by Prestige Subaru.

Mix 96.5 Teacher of the Month

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Mix 96.5 needs your help to recognize the outstanding teachers in our area! Find out how!