Mandela Day: July 18th

 

CNN’s Eleni Giokos met with Nelson Mandela’s widow,

Graca Machel, to discuss Mandela Day, and what he would think of the world today.

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RIP Queen Of Soul

RIP Queen Of Soul

Aretha Franklin, whose gospel-rooted singing and bluesy yet expansive delivery earned her the title “the Queen of Soul,” has died, a family statement said Thursday. She was 76.

Aretha Franklin gravely ill

Aretha Franklin gravely ill

Aretha Franklin is reportedly “gravely ill” and in a Detroit hospital this morning… More on this as news develops.