Aretha Franklin Cancels Upcoming Concert Over Health Matter

Entertainment | Katie Jerkovich
Aretha Franklin In Concert

‘As per doctor’s orders…’

Music Legend Aretha Franklin Announces Her Retirement

Entertainment | Katie Jerkovich
Aretha Franklin In Concert

‘This will be my last year’

Aretha Franklin Announces Some Devastating News For Her Fans

Entertainment | Kaitlan Collins
Aretha Franklin In Concert

‘Due to…’

Obama Praises Holder In Teary-Eyed Send-Off Capped By Aretha Franklin Serenade

US | Chuck Ross

Obama and Holder cry during Franklin’s ‘America the Beautiful’

President Obama can't spell R-E-S-P-E-C-T

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler


Aretha Franklin thought Whitney Houston 'had conquered the challenges that were ahead of her' - TheDC

Entertainment | Jeff Poor

Godmother of the recently deceased pop singer tells CNN she looked really great in the movie ‘Sparkle’

Aretha Franklin is engaged to longtime friend - NYDN

Entertainment | Associated Press

‘No, I’m not pregnant,’ queen of soul jokes

Aretha Franklin wants Halle Berry to play her in upcoming film - TheDC

Entertainment | Alec Jacobs

In interview, singer also says Obama is ‘doing the very best that he can’

Joan Rivers Fox invite retracted, says it was because she called Palin 'stupid and a threat' - TheDC

Entertainment | Laura Donovan

Joan Rivers says her ‘Fox and Friends’ appearance was canceled because she called Sarah Palin ‘stupid and a threat’

Guest list for Rangel's birthday bash shrinks - NYT

Politics | Chad Brady (admin)

Far from being a moment of celebration, the gala is becoming a painful and public embarrassment for the 80-year-old congressman

N.Y. Dems plan birthday bash for Rangel at the Plaza - The Hill

Politics | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Democratic leaders and major party donors plan to hold a lavish 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel in Manhattan next month

'Think' of Aretha Franklin and Condoleezza Rice as a duo - AP

Entertainment | admin

Queen of Soul and former national security advisor took the stage Tuesday at Philadelphia’s Mann Music Center for charitable cause

In living (and entertaining) color - WAPO

| Jeff Winkler (admin)

UniverSoul, world’s only African American-owned circus, has poodles and passion

A little respect, please

Opinion | Suhail Khan

President Obama would do well to heed the time-honored admonition of my dear mother—and indeed mothers everywhere—to keep one’s feet off the furniture