Aretha Franklin dead at the age of 76

ARETHA FRANKLIN DEAD AT THE AGE OF 76

Alt Text Aretha Franklin Queen of Soul's death from pancreatic cancer marks ‘end of a musical era' One-Minute Read Thursday, August...

US police tase 87-year-old woman cutting dandelions

US POLICE TASE 87-YEAR-OLD WOMAN CUTTING DANDELIONS

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Does Britain need an anti-Nazi ‘resistance movement'?

DOES BRITAIN NEED AN ANTI-NAZI ‘RESISTANCE MOVEMENT'?

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BMW 3 Series 2019: release date, price and first impressions

BMW 3 SERIES 2019: RELEASE DATE, PRICE AND FIRST IMPRESSIONS

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Brazil elections: ‘Lula' nominated for president from prison

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Dozens hospitalised after ‘mass overdose' in US park

DOZENS HOSPITALISED AFTER ‘MASS OVERDOSE' IN US PARK

Title drugs cannabis Alt Text drugs Suspect in custody over supply of synthetic cannabis laced with deadly PCP and fentanyl One-Minute...

 
 
 
Premier League transfer news: Paul Pogba, Marcos Alonso, Toby Alderweireld

PREMIER LEAGUE TRANSFER NEWS: PAUL POGBA, MARCOS ALONSO, TOBY ALDERWEIRELD

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Why smart speakers pose a threat to regional accents

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Ben Stokes ‘owes many an apology', says Michael Vaughan

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Premier League: Man City star Kevin de Bruyne suffers knee injury

PREMIER LEAGUE: MAN CITY STAR KEVIN DE BRUYNE SUFFERS KNEE INJURY

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Video: Atletico Madrid beat rivals Real Madrid in Super Cup thriller

VIDEO: ATLETICO MADRID BEAT RIVALS REAL MADRID IN SUPER CUP THRILLER

Diego Simeone's Atletico lift the trophy in Tallinn after 4-2 extra-time victory One-Minute Read Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 8:10am Real...

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New Zealand bans sale of homes to foreigners

NEW ZEALAND BANS SALE OF HOMES TO FOREIGNERS

Credits Sandra Teddy/Getty Images Alt Text New Zealand bans foreign investors buying homes after house prices soar in Auckland Law...

 
 
 
Police investigate $100,000 noodle heist

POLICE INVESTIGATE $100,000 NOODLE HEIST

Credits Neilson Barnard/Getty Images Alt Text Police are investigating the theft of $100,000 worth of instant noodles in the US And...

Danny Cipriani arrested: England rugby star charged with assault

DANNY CIPRIANI ARRESTED: ENGLAND RUGBY STAR CHARGED WITH ASSAULT

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John Brennan's security clearance revoked: is Donald Trump silencing his critics?

JOHN BRENNAN'S SECURITY CLEARANCE REVOKED: IS DONALD TRUMP SILENCING HIS CRITICS?

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Is Turkey's currency crisis about to go global?

IS TURKEY'S CURRENCY CRISIS ABOUT TO GO GLOBAL?

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South Africa's ANC calls for compulsory land seizures

SOUTH AFRICA'S ANC CALLS FOR COMPULSORY LAND SEIZURES

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TimeSplitters to return after 13-year hiatus?

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Aretha Franklin has died at age 76

Aretha Franklin has died at age 76

Soul music legend Aretha Franklin died at her home in Detroit on Thursday at the age of 76, her publicist told the Associated Press. BREAKING: Publicist for Aretha Franklin... Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Who is Dr Ranj Singh? All you need to know as...

Strictly Come Dancing 2018: Who is Dr Ranj Singh? All you need to know as This Morning TV medic joins series line-up

This Morning: Dr Ranj Singh has been confirmed as the new Strictly Come Dancing 2018 star Dr Ranj Singh has signed up for the Strictly Come Dancing 2018 line-up, with the... Read more ...

Here are 12 ways the late Aretha Franklin inspired a generation of strong women

Here are 12 ways the late Aretha Franklin inspired a generation of strong women

The Queen of Soul has died aged 76 Aretha Franklin Words by Megan Hills and Jenny Proudfoot Legendary soul singer Aretha Franklin has sadly passed away today in Detroit at 76... Read more ...

Carlos Sainz confirmed to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren in 2019

Carlos Sainz confirmed to replace Fernando Alonso at McLaren in 2019

Mclaren have announced that they have signed Carlos Sainz on a 'multi-year' deal to replace Fernando Alonso for the 2019 season. Read more ...

Paul Pogba Man Utd bust-up theory: New reason suggested behind Jose Mourinho row

Paul Pogba Man Utd bust-up theory: New reason suggested behind Jose Mourinho row

PAUL INCE has suggested a new theory as to why Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho have had a Manchester United bust-up. Read more ...

Queen's physician, Dr Peter Fisher, killed in crash with lorry while cycling...

Queen's physician, Dr Peter Fisher, killed in crash with lorry while cycling in central London

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England decided yet whether to recall Ben Stokes for third Test against India

England decided yet whether to recall Ben Stokes for third Test against India

England head coach Trevor Bayliss will decide over the next two days whether Ben Stokes is ready to make his Test return. The influential all-rounder was acquitted of affray on... Read more ...

MARTIN SAMUEL: Wolves are no more buying success than Liverpool are

MARTIN SAMUEL: Wolves are no more buying success than Liverpool are

5 POINTS: This week we tackle Paul Pogba and Jose Mourinho's relationship, a Newcastle fan who really needs to cheer up, and why Wolves' ambition should be celebrated. Read more ...

Hardeep Singh Kohli ‘to join Celebrity Big Brother'

Hardeep Singh Kohli ‘to join Celebrity Big Brother'

Scottish TV presenter and writer Hardeep Singh Kohli is set to be unveiled tonight as a housemate on Celebrity Big Brother, it was reported today. Read more ...

Aretha Franklin dead at 76: Celebrity tributes from Elton John and John...

Aretha Franklin dead at 76: Celebrity tributes from Elton John and John Legend to Aretha Franklin after she dies from cancer

JOHN Legend and Elton John led the stars paying tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin who has died aged 76. John described Aretha as “the greatest vocalist I've ever known”... Read more ...