Her body was delivered in a vintage white Cadillac hearse to the African-American museum in her home town where it will remain for two days.
"I feel like I've known her all my life because I grew up with her music, my mom; my aunts; my sisters".
Growing up, Gibson said she heard Franklin's music "playing all the time" by her parents, who "told me to go to bed - it's an adult party". "For more than six decades since, every time she sang, we were all graced with a glimpse of the divine", the Obamas wrote.
Swift continued, "She was one of those people, no matter what you said, no matter what glowing, positive thing you said about her, words could never ever describe how many things she did in her lifetime that made our world a better place".
Her signature song, "Respect" - recorded as a feminist anthem - became a rallying cry as African Americans rose up nationwide in the 1960s to fight peacefully for racial equality.
Aretha is closely tied to Detroit, moving there at an early age with her family before returning to Motown and The Motor City for good in the 1980s.
While Harry color-coordinated his suit with Meghan's outfit as he wore a dapper black blazer, trousers with white shirt. Marvin Humes' wife admitted she was a bit scared of them, as she exclaimed: "I'm glad they can't walk or talk".
Although McCain and Kennedy had been on opposite sides of the ideological spectrum, they had a close friendship. Bush were asked to give eulogies at his services. "Still not a kind word about McCain himself", Hume tweeted.
If you've been in London, you may have seen Prince Harry and Meghan Markle out and about - or their wax figures, at least. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex added a labrador to their household at Kensington Palace, according to the Daily Mail .
Suu Kyi said the military had acted in response to terrorist attacks and said she had a good relationship with Myanmar's generals. In late August 2017, rebels from the Rohingya Muslim community took up arms, denouncing ill-treatment of the stateless minority.
Williams, who did not initially give specific numbers of the dead and wounded, said "multiple" people were killed and wounded. According to reports , Young Drini was shot in the hand during the assault, but has since made it safely away from the scene.
Williams, who did not initially give specific numbers of the dead and wounded, said "multiple" people were killed and wounded. The suspected shooter has been identified as gamer David Katz , of Baltimore, who won the tournament in 2016.
Sloane Stephens , the defending champion, is the No. 3 seed and could face former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka in the third round. Sloane Stephens is the defending champion, past year she defeated her compatriot Madison Keys in the final.
The eternal comeback kid, in March 2008, John McCain clinched enough delegates to embark on the race for the White House . Virginia Senator Mark Warner issued a short statement as well after McCain's passing, calling McCain a hero.
President Donald Trump called off a scheduled trip by his State Secretary Mike Pompeo to the communist North. Tokyo is also pushing hard to resolve the sensitive issue of Japanese abducted by North Korea .
We are aware of the speculation in some of today's media that their deaths may have been caused by carbon monoxide poisoning. But the hotel management told AFP there were "no indications to support allegations of an increased incidence of illness".
Andrew Cuomo, Cynthia Nixon face off in testy debate
Cynthia Nixon speaks at the Democratic gubernatorial primary debate, August 29, 2018, at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y. She couldn't just "snap her fingers" and enact policies like ethics reform, he said. "And you're a corporation", said Cuomo.
Liverpool move into pot 3 for UCL draw
Liverpool , Schalke, Lyon , Monaco , Salzburg, CSKA Moscow , Ajax , PSV Eindhoven and Valencia are all placed in the third pot . While Inter Milan are arguably the worst possible opponent in pot four , having made some impressive signings in the summer.
Trump says US-Mexico trade deal could be imminent - global
On Saturday, he said the USA "relationship with Mexico is getting closer by the hour" in a tweet that made no mention of Canada. Companies operating across North America have anxious that some of Trump's demands could hurt the region's economy .
US Senator John McCain is dead
Chuck Schumer, formally requested flags at all govenrment buildings remain at half-staff in McCain's honor through his internment. In war and peace, John McCain dedicated himself to service and sacrifice for our country.
CD Projekt Red releases full gameplay demo for Cyberpunk 2077
According to Engadget , Cyberpunk 2077 has hit the milestone of being playable from start to finish in the CD Projekt Red offices. Needless to say, it looks like CD Projekt Red is going to deliver an incredible successor to The Witcher trilogy.
Gov. Rick Scott orders flags at half-staff to honor McCain
In July, after Trump held a friendly news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, McCain issued his sharpest rebuke yet. Vietnam's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh writes in a condolence book near a portrait of U.S.