On the eve of the federal shutdown, a group bringing 91 veterans of World War II to Washington, D.C., was fretting about what they would do if closures meant they were unable to see the National World War II Memorial Tuesday.
(Matthew Mead — The Associated Press)
Aretha Franklin blocks screening of documentary at festival
DENVER (AP) — Aretha Franklin earned some R-E-S-P-E-C-T in a federal courtroom on Friday, convincing a judge to prevent the Telluride Film Festival from screening a documentary about a 1972 concert of hers without the Queen of Soul's written consent. Full Story