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They gon’ lay Aretha Franklin’s burdens down in Detroit on Friday, Aug. 31. And it’s going to happen in tremendous fashion. Her body has already seen outfit changes fit for a woman whose fashion stylings were as much a part of her charm as her take-no-prisoners attitude about the industry.

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Depending on how you view him, Sen. John McCain was either a maverick of the right who was willing to cross party lines to stand up for what he believed or he was the Arizona senator who voted against making Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday a national holiday.

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Funeral services for Stephon Clark will take place  today at 11:00 a.m. PST at the Bayside BOSS Church in Sacramento, CA. Rev. Al Sharpton is set to deliver the eulogy.

The post Stephon Clark is laid to rest while the case against the Sacramento police department continues appeared first on theGrio.

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CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — On Friday, Preisdent Obama will mourn with the city of Charleston, South Carolina, where nine people were killed last week at a historic black church. He'll deliver a eulogy at the funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, a state lawmaker and pastor of Emanuel African Methodist Church.

The post President Barack Obama delivers eulogy for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, sings ‘Amazing Grace’ appeared first on theGrio.

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Tens of thousands of people have attended the funeral of South African football captain Senzo […]

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ATLANTA (AP) - Family and friends are preparing to say their final goodbyes to the 11-year-old stepson of Grammy-winning pop star Usher, three weeks after the child was critically injured in a boating accident on a Georgia lake...

The post Funeral set for Usher's stepson after accident appeared first on theGrio.

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The late Treme brass band drummer Lionel Batiste's family and friends decided to celebrate him in death, the way that he was in life...

The post A 'standing wake' held to celebrate Lionel Batiste in New Orleans appeared first on theGrio.

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According to TMZ, Rodney King's family is finding it hard to cover the estimated $22,000 cost of his funeral...

The post Rodney King's family may need help to pay for the funeral appeared first on theGrio.

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