Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held on 31 August in her hometown of Detroit, her publicist has said. The Queen of Soul died on Thursday, aged 76, after suffering from pancreatic cancer. Her funeral will be held at Greater Grace Temple, which boasts 600 members and a 90-year history, but the service will be limited to the late singer's family and friends.
A longtime physician to Queen Elizabeth II was killed while riding his bike to work in the British capital, local media reported Thursday. Peter Fisher, 67, collided with a truck Wednesday as he made his way to his office at the Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine in Bloomsbury.