Aretha may have been born in Tennessee, but arguably it was her church community at New Bethel Baptist Church that raised her.
It's where she got her start as a Gospel singer, but later becoming an international star after her hit "Respect" in 1967.
Aretha Franklin has won 18 Grammys and been nominated for more than 3 dozen.… More
Water rescue crews from Lehigh and Northampton counties rescued over 100 missing rafters on Lehigh River in Carbon County, Pennsylvania, Monday evening.
Eighteen people were injured after a 5.0-magnitude earthquake shook Tonghai County in the city of Yuxi, southwest China's Yunnan Province Monday morning, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.
It’s now the peak of hurricane season in the Atlantic basin and with that comes the threat of an active September and the possibility of activity in October and beyond.
Dangerous flooding that is already occurring across portions of Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Massachusetts will worsen over the coming days as rounds of heavy rain inundate the northeastern United States.