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ABC News


'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died at 76
08/16/2018 10:57am

Aretha Franklin, the “Queen of Soul” whose booming voice helped define a music genre and provided an inspirational soundtrack for Civil Rights-era struggles, has died.

'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76
08/16/2018 12:18pm

Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76

Black Americans aren't buying Omarosa's turn against Trump
08/15/2018 1:05pm

Few members of the black community are rushing to defend Omarosa Manigault Newman in her dispute with President Donald Trump over her tell-all book titled "Unhinged."

'No one did it better' - Reaction to Aretha Franklin's death
08/16/2018 3:33pm

Reaction to the death of soul icon Aretha Franklin, including Diana Ross, Clive Davis, Barbra Streisand, Elton John, Quincy Jones, Smokey Robinson and Lionel Richie

Paul Walker's brothers open to 'Fast' franchise return
08/15/2018 11:38pm

Nearly five years after Paul Walker's death, his brothers say they're open to playing his character again in the "Fast and Furious" franchise

CBS News

CBS News


Aretha Franklin: An appreciation by Bill Flanagan
08/16/2018 2:08pm

The greatest popular singer of the rock era, who died Thursday at age 76, sang songs of both faith and passion, and was a living manifestation of pride

Aretha Franklin: An appreciation by Bill Flanagan
08/16/2018 2:53pm

The "Queen of Soul" who sang songs of both faith and passion was a living manifestation of pride, but there was always something unknowable in Aretha Franklin, says VH1's Bill Flanagan, who reviews the career of the greatest popular singer of the rock era, who died this week at age 76.

Ariana Grande belts hits on “Carpool Karaoke”
08/16/2018 12:56pm

Ariana Grande proved yet again that she can belt her signature vocal runs on command

Rose Byrne and Chris O'Dowd on "Juliet, Naked" and the celebrity rumor mill
08/16/2018 2:17pm

The two star in a movie about love and the relationships between celebrities and their fans

From 2011: How Aretha Franklin earned "Respect"
08/16/2018 3:56pm

Singer Aretha Franklin, the "Queen of Soul," died August 16, 2018, at age 76. In this profile originally broadcast May 8, 2011, on "Sunday Morning," Franklin talked with correspondent Anthony Mason about her astonishing career, and a wealth of gospel, R&B, jazz and rock classics.

Fox News

Fox News


Rapper Juelz Santana pleads guilty to gun charge, faces up to 20 years in prison
08/16/2018 4:04pm

Rapper Juelz Santana admitted in court Thursday that he tried to get a gun onto a plane at a New York-area airport earlier this year.

Bethenny Frankel's ex-husband questions her 'parental judgment' after Dennis Shields' death: report
08/16/2018 3:55pm

Reality TV star Bethenny Frankel‘s ex-husband questioned her “parental judgment” in the wake of the suspected drug overdose death of her boyfriend Dennis Shields — and even suggested at a custody hearing Thursday that she may have her own substance abuse problems.

Ruth Wilson says she's 'not allowed to talk about why' she chose to leave 'The Affair'
08/16/2018 2:52pm

After four seasons on "The Affair," star Ruth Wilson is leaving the drama show, but according to the actress, she can't discuss the reason behind her exit.

Sophia Loren says 'it's very difficult' to discuss the #MeToo moment: 'It does give me the chills thinking about it'
08/16/2018 2:31pm

Sophia Loren has finally spoken out about the #MeToo movement.

'House Hunters' realtor reveals what it's really like to film the HGTV series
08/16/2018 2:30pm

A Texas-based realtor has revealed what it is really like to film an episode of the HGTV series, "House Hunters" after agreeing to appear on the series.

USA Today

USA Today


Adorable overload: 'Pandas' to return to an IMAX theater near you
08/16/2018 4:01pm

Kristen Bell narrates a new IMAX documentary about a program to raise endangered pandas in captivity and then release them into the wild.        

Jennifer Hudson, President Trump, other celebs pay tribute to Aretha Franklin
08/16/2018 2:58pm

Celebrities are reacting to the death of Aretha Franklin. The "Queen of Soul," whose impassioned, riveting voice made her a titan of American music, died Thursday from pancreatic cancer at age 76. Here's what stars are saying about the late legend.        

Aretha Franklin's greatest pop culture moments, from 'Blues Brothers' to 'Murphy Brown'
08/16/2018 3:22pm

From 'Blues Brothers' to Obama's inauguration to the Pavarotti-less Grammys, Aretha Frankin had a knack for big pop-culture moments.        

New Omarosa tape: Lara Trump tried to buy my silence with campaign job
08/16/2018 3:21pm

In the tape played on MSNBC, Trump’s daughter-in-law, Lara Trump, offers Manigault Newman a job earning $15,000 a month. The job wouldn’t require her to report to any particular office, but enable her to speak positively on Trump’s behalf as part of his re-election campaign.        

When Aretha Franklin liked a hat, she did this, shop owner recalls
08/16/2018 3:18pm

Down-to-earth, but she arrived in a stretch limo. What it was like to make hats for Aretha Franklin.