"She (Franklin) was also one of the central artists who took a stand against apartheid and rallied for the release of political prisoners in South Africa".
CDC monitoring measles outbreak in Kansas, 20 other states
From Jan. 1 through July 14, there were 107 cases of measles reported in 21 states as well as the District of Columbia. Prior to the case confirmed Thursday, all patients had either never been vaccinated or had unknown vaccination status.
SpaceX vows manned flight to space station is on track
Elon Musk's SpaceX opened the doors to the media on Monday to show off the Dragon Capsule simulator , and the spacesuits. In the background is the first SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket first stage ever to successfully land during an orbital mission.
A plane from China's Xiamen Airlines landed on its belly on Thursday night at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). Footage from the scene shows the plane sitting lopsided in the grass with an engine appearing detached from the left wing.
Who doesn't want respect ? She had this capacity to be able to own any song in any genre in which she added her voice to". Tributes have poured in from across the world following the death of iconic singer Aretha Franklin on Thursday (Aug 16).
Mr Erdogan has said Turkey is the target of an economic war, and made repeated calls for Turks to sell their dollars and euros. The U.S. economy is 25 times larger than Turkey's , based on nominal GDP.
Nick's brothers Joe and Kevin are also expected to join the party although neither were pictured among the airport arrivals. The rock on PC's finger has made enough headlines, more so after pictures from Manish Malhotra's party came out.
Some thunderstorms are possible Thursday afternoon and during the evening rush, but they are not expected to be significant. Interview with National Weather Service Meteorologist Isha Renta. "Strong gusty winds, small hail, possibly funnel clouds".
The city's governing District of Columbia Council was critical of the plan when announced, voicing its displeasure on Twitter . The White House budget office earlier estimated to Congress the parade would cost between $10 million and $30 million.
Teenagers wrongly think vaping is as bad as smoking
Konstantinos Farsalinos, a researcher at the University of Patras and the National School of Public Health in Greece. They said some of the effects were similar to those seen in regular smokers and people with chronic lung disease.
Another Chelsea Star Linked With Real Madrid
It was Real's first defeat in an global final since 2000, with Julen Lopetegui's stint getting off to a bad start. Julen Lopetegui's Madrid open their LaLiga campaign against Getafe at the Santiago Bernabeu on Sunday.
Bordeaux passe au travers contre Strasbourg
Les Girondins ont été pénalisé par un carton rouge rapide attribué à Pablo à la 13e minute. En deuxième mi-temps, le jeune Ibrahim Sissoko a ouvert le score pour les Alsaciens (68e).
WA jobless rate falls to six-month low
The trend participation rate remained steady at 65.5 per cent in July 2018, after the June figure was revised down. The trend monthly hours worked increased by 0.2 per cent in July 2018 and by 1.9 per cent over the past year.