Aretha Franklin

Associated Press
August 28, 2018 - 9:26 am
DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the first day of a public viewing of Aretha Franklin at a storied Detroit museum (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Hundreds of people are lining up to pay their final respects to Aretha Franklin. Fans outside Detroit's Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History...
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August 17, 2018 - 4:47 pm
By MESFIN FEKADU , AP Music Writer Eds: Corrects date of funeral. APNewsNow. With AP Photos. NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 31 in her hometown of Detroit. The late singer's publicist, Gwendolyn Quinn, said Friday that the funeral, to be held at Greater Grace Temple, is...
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August 16, 2018 - 2:20 pm
(SUFFOLK, Va. – wrva.com) Suffolk Police are currently investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday morning, August 16, at the intersection of East Washington Street and Liberty Street. Emergency Communications was contacted at approximately 10:43 a.m. The preliminary investigation indicates...
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August 16, 2018 - 10:17 am
By MESFIN FEKADU and HILLEL ITALIE , AP Entertainment Writers DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, has died...
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Associated Press
August 13, 2018 - 10:42 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin is seriously ill, according to a person close to the singer. The person, who spoke on the condition of anonymity because the person was not allowed to publicly talk about the topic, told The Associated Press on Monday that Franklin is seriously ill. No more details...
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