Aretha Franklin, touchstone voice of the Motor City, dies at 76

Aretha Franklin, a musical genius with distinct ties to the automotive industry who reigned as the unrivaled "Queen of Soul," died Thursday after a long battle with cancer, according to multiple reports. The Memphis-born singer was 76.

UPDATED: 8/15/18 4:17 pm ET
Musk may face national security review in a Tesla-Saudi deal

Elon Musk will likely need clearance from U.S. national security officials for any proposal to take Tesla private with financing from Saudi Arabia, just as the Trump administration steps up scrutiny of foreign investment in American technology.

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