Watch Jennifer Hudson honor Aretha Franklin with a stunning performance of 'Amazing Grace' at the Queen of Soul's life celebration

Actress and singer Jennifer Hudson performed "Amazing Grace" during Aretha Franklin's homegoing funeral service at the Greater Grace Temple in Detroit, Michigan on Friday. Franklin, 76, died at her home on August 16. The nearly seven-minute long rendition brought people to their feet in celebration of Franklin. Hudson is set to star in an upcoming …

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Trump just decided to move forward with a trade deal with Mexico, cutting out Canada for now. Here's what happens next.

President Donald Trump notified Congress that the administration plans to enter a new bilateral trade deal with Mexico, starting an official countdown. The notification does not include Canada, the other member of the North American Free Trade Agreement.  Talks between US and Canadian officials failed to produce an agreement Friday. US officials said negotiations with …

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Our 7 best bets for Week 1 of the college football season

College football is officially back, and with it, the best season of the year for gamblers. Week 1 offers several intriguing matchups, with numerous powerhouse programs facing off against each other, as well as a few teams looking to continue to build on newfound success.  With over 100 FBS programs kicking off their season this …

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A New York college student found a 5-foot-long snake hiding behind her dorm room refrigerator

A student at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York, found a five-foot-long snake behind a refrigerator in her dorm room.  The reptile had escaped a plastic tote and is owned by another student at the school.  The snake is not poisonous, but it could still be dangerous because it was believed to be a boa constrictor or …

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Brazil took an 'extreme measure' to fight crime in one of its biggest cities, but it's only made things worse

Brazil's government sent the army into Rio de Janeiro to take over public security in February. It was the first such move since the country's military dictatorship fell in the mid-1980s. In the months since, violent crime continues and gangs remained unbowed. In February, after a Carnival celebration marred by violence, Brazilian President Michel Temer …

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