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The Thrill and The Truth of Aretha Franklin

After Alex Jones Timeout, Twitter CEO Mulls Deeper Changes

By Hillel Italie |
Like the best actors and poets, nothing came between how Aretha Franklin felt and what she could express, between what she expressed and how we responded.

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Something Borrowed: Georgia Planner Nabs Wedding Grifter

Something Borrowed: Georgia Planner Nabs Wedding Grifter

Aug 17
A Georgia wedding planner came in handy for one couple who nearly had more than $2,000 stolen from their reception.

Officials Remove Special Rules for Gene Therapy Experiments

Officials Remove Special Rules for Gene Therapy Experiments

By Marilynn Marchione | Aug 17
U.S. health officials are eliminating special regulations for gene therapy experiments, saying that what was once exotic science is quickly becoming an established form of medical care with no extraordinary risks.

Twitter Reacts: Fox News Apologizes for Graphic of Patti LaBelle During Aretha Franklin Report

Twitter Reacts: Fox News Apologizes for Graphic of Patti LaBelle During Aretha Franklin Report

Aug 17
Fox News is apologizing after it used a photo of singer Patti LaBelle during its coverage of Aretha Franklin's death.

Austria Official Disciplined After Gay Afghan Migrant Ruling

Austria Official Disciplined After Gay Afghan Migrant Ruling

Aug 17
Austria's asylum authority says it has disciplined an employee and regrets "linguistic lapses" on his part following a cliche-ridden decision in which an Afghan man's application for asylum on the grounds of his homosexuality was reportedly rejected.

Oklahoma School for the Deaf Closed After Threat Called In

Oklahoma School for the Deaf Closed After Threat Called In

Aug 17
Oklahoma officials have closed a school for deaf students after the facility received a threatening phone call.

Washington Cardinal Entangled in Two Sex-Abuse Scandals

Washington Cardinal Entangled in Two Sex-Abuse Scandals

By David Crary | Aug 17
Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Roman Catholic archbishop of Washington, is facing a storm of criticism and calls for his resignation after becoming entangled in two major sexual abuse scandals roiling the church that he has served with distinction since 1966.

Tighter Regulations Could Take Bite out of Airbnb Profits

Tighter Regulations Could Take Bite out of Airbnb Profits

By Verena Dobnik | Aug 17
Airbnb faces tightening regulations in New York City that could take a big bite out of its profits, and on Wednesday the short-term rental company offered a counter-measure designed to appease hostile politicians: a $10 million contribution to charities.

Tesla's Musk Says Stress, Overwork Taking Heavy Toll

Tesla's Musk Says Stress, Overwork Taking Heavy Toll

Aug 17
Electric car maker Tesla's CEO Elon Musk admitted to The New York Times that stress is taking a heavy toll on him personally in what he calls an "excruciating" year.

Trump's Military Parade Delayed Until at Least 2019

Trump's Military Parade Delayed Until at Least 2019

By Lolita C. Baldor | Aug 17
The Defense Department says the Veterans Day military parade ordered up by President Donald Trump won't happen in 2018.

The Thrill and The Truth of Aretha Franklin

The Thrill and The Truth of Aretha Franklin

By Hillel Italie | Aug 16
Like the best actors and poets, nothing came between how Aretha Franklin felt and what she could express, between what she expressed and how we responded.

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