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Aretha Franklin's bass player: She was a great person

Aretha Franklin's bass player has described her as a generous and kind person who was an "icon" in her hometown of Detroit.

Teenage fan hacks into Apple network

A teenager has said he hacked into Apple's main computer network because he was a fan of the company and had hoped to work for them.

Arnie reunited with 1969 Mr Univese trophy his mum gave away

Arnold Schwarzenegger has been reunited with the Mr Universe trophy he won in 1969.

Colombians told 'no sex' is best heatwave relief

Locals in a city on the coast of Colombia have been told to stop having sex to ensure they stay cool during a scorching 40C (104F) heatwave.

Firm controlling Genoa bridge 'must pay to rebuild it', says Italian government

The Italian government has demanded that the company in control of the collapsed Genoa bridge rebuild it at the firm's own expense.

Aretha Franklin: Soul singer endured tumultuous childhood to conquer the world and demand Respect

Probably Aretha Franklin's best known song, Respect, was released in 1967 at the height of a tumultuous period in the battle for US civil rights.

Turkey's currency strengthens despite Mike Pence warning

US Vice President Mike Pence has warned Turkey not to test Donald Trump's resolve and called for a pastor being held to be released.

Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee - architect of nuclear India - dies age 93

India's former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who established his country as a nuclear power, has died at the age of 93.

Man clings to side of Genoa bridge for hours by thinking of his unborn child

The thought of his unborn child gave a man the strength to cling to dangling wires on the collapsed Genoa bridge for hours until he was rescued.

Aretha Franklin: 'Divine and unmatched' soul singer dies aged 76

Tributes have flooded in for "boundary breaking" soul legend Aretha Franklin, who has died aged 76 after suffering from advanced pancreatic cancer.

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Police appeal after dog bite injury in Harrogate

It happened on Saltergate Drive

Communities urged to report Hate Crime as police reveal recent convictions

Officers want more people to understand the offence.

Ripon greengrocer admits he was "very very lucky" to survive three heart attacks

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