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Aretha Franklin’s estate is funding new cancer research. The late soul legend died in August 2018 at the age of 76 after a battle with a neuroendocrine tumor (NET) on the pancreas, which occurs in only seven percent of pancreatic cancer cases. Her estate has held a joint benefit with Detroit’s Women’s Informal Network to…

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The 137th Kentucky Derby is officially under way.  Held in Louisville, Ky., at Churchill Downs, the annual thoroughbred horse-racing event draws thousands of fans, celebrities and revelers to the “River City” from all over the world to witness what’s called the “fastest two minutes in sports.” Derby Day, which is held every first Saturday in…

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