Oldies Music News
Aretha Franklin's funeral scheduled for August 31 in Detroit
7 hours ago
Jamie McCarthy/Getty ImagesThe funeral for The Queen of Soul will be held in her hometown of Detroit on August 31. Aretha Franklin’s publicist announced Friday that the music legend's homegoing service, which is limited to friends and family, will take...
Watch now: Sting and Shaggy release animated video for "Just One Lifetime"
7 hours ago
ABC/Paula LoboAn album, a tour, a gig in the Hamptons, and now...a cartoon. That's the ever-unfolding story of collaborators Sting and Shaggy, who turned their musical bromance into the joint album 44/876, released in April. The animated video is for "Just One Lifetime," a...
Lay Down Santa: Eric Clapton to release Christmas album in October
8 hours ago
Gus Stewart/RedfernsJust call him Slowhand Santa: Eric Clapton is set to release Christmas album. Billboard reports Happy Xmas will arrive October 12, and will feature classic holiday songs as reworked by the legendary guitarist. Happy Xmas will also contain an original Clapton Christmas tune called "For...
Federal officials reiterate drone threat in intel bulletin
14 hours ago
iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Federal officials this week warned police around the country that drones are posing an ever-growing threat to safety and security.Citing the Aug. 4 attack during an appearance of Venezuela’s president, the FBI, Department of Homeland Security and National...
Baltimore police make arrest in connection with death of 7-year-old by stray bullet
17 hours ago
ABC News(BALTIMORE, Md.) -- Authorities in Baltimore have arrested a suspect in connection with the death of a 7-year-old girl who was killed by a stray bullet while sitting in the backseat of a car.On the afternoon of July 5,...
18-year-old who pushed friend off bridge charged with reckless endangerment
18 hours ago
ABC News(VANCOUVER, Wash.) -- The 18-year-old who pushed her teenage friend off a 60-foot bridge in Washington state, leaving her with multiple injuries, has been charged with one count of reckless endangerment.Prosecutors filed the charge Friday, with a declaration of...
Mysterious smell plaguing California residents and sparking finger-pointing
17 hours ago
iStock/Thinkstock(ORANGE COUNTY, Calif.) -- Residents of several Orange County, California cities are complaining about a strange, mysterious odor in the air -- and local municipal agencies seem to be pointing fingers at each other as to the cause of the...
First-generation students discuss overcoming 'impostor syndrome'
Aug 17, 2018
Jared Jaramillo(NEW YORK) -- When Jared Jaramillo arrived at his East Coast college, the Utah native and first-generation college student felt like he'd entered an "alien world."While the 19-year-old excelled at math and science in high school and was admitted...
Smelling things that aren't there could be a sign: Study
Aug 16, 2018
iStock/ThinkstockBY: DR. RYAN GUINNESS (NEW YORK) -- Imagine smelling something that isn’t there. Now imagine if these smells were always around, persisting through everyday life without any apparent reason.These "phantom odors" occur when someone smells something, but there is nothing...