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Crowds at foot of Capitol await the arrival of the 41st President.
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Ian Bush
December 03, 2018 - 10:22 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — Thousands of people stood outside the Capitol building in the Monday night cold waiting for their chance to be among the first to pay respects to the 41st president. The Capitol Rotunda is usually one of the most bustling places in Washington D.C. Tour groups from...
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President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump pay their respects to former President George H.W. Bush, as he lies in state in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 03, 2018 - 3:35 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on events related to late former President George H.W. Bush (all times local): 8:35 p.m. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump have paid their respects to former President George H.W. Bush at the U.S. Capitol. The nation's 41st president is lying in state...
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The flag-draped casket of former President George H.W. Bush is carried by a joint services military honor guard to Special Air Mission 41 at Ellington Field during a departure ceremony Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, in Houston.
AP Photo/David J. Phillip, Pool
December 03, 2018 - 6:43 am
UPDATED: 3:50 p.m. By Juan Lozano, Nomaan Merchant and Darlene Superville, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — George H.W. Bush came back to Washington for a final time Monday, heading for the Capitol to lie in state as the nation paid tribute to the 41st president for a lifetime of service that began...
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Mourners watch as the hearse carrying the casket of Richard Gottfried leaves the Ralph Schugar Funeral home in Pittsburgh following a memorial service Nov. 1, 2018.
AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar
November 02, 2018 - 11:28 am
By Maryclaire Dale, Associated Press PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 97-year-old woman who was the oldest victim of the Pittsburgh synagogue massacre will be laid to rest at the end of a wrenching, weeklong series of funerals. Rose Mallinger's funeral was scheduled for Friday. She was among 11 victims gunned...
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Tommy McDonald gives a thumbs up to the camera after a ceremony honoring the 1960 NFL Championship team at halftime of the game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Green Bay Packers at Lincoln Financial Field.
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September 26, 2018 - 12:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A public viewing will be held on Friday, Sept. 28, for Philadelphia Eagles legend Tommy McDonald. McDonald, known as one of the greatest pass catchers in franchise history, passed away Monday at the age 84. The viewing will take place at the Mother of Divine...
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Ariana Grande, left, laughs with Bishop Charles H. Ellis during the funeral service for Aretha Franklin at Greater Grace Temple, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in Detroit. Franklin died Aug. 16, 2018 of pancreatic cancer at the age of 76.
AP Photo/Paul Sancya
August 31, 2018 - 4:40 pm
By Jeff Karoub, Associated Press DETROIT (AP) — An all-star lineup of mourners filled a Detroit church with prayers and songs Friday for Aretha Franklin's funeral, honoring her not just as the Queen of Soul but also as a lifelong friend, family member, churchgoer and activist. Guests at the Greater...
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Cindy McCain, wife of, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., pauses at her husband's casket as he lies in state in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol, Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, Pool
August 31, 2018 - 11:12 am
UPDATED: 4 p.m. WASHINGTON (AP) — Thousands of people lined up for blocks outside the U.S. Capitol Friday to say goodbye to John McCain as officials, relatives and friends paid their tributes inside to the Vietnam hero and longtime senator lying in state under the majestic dome. Earlier, Vice...
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Ariana Grande performs at 'One Love Manchester' benefit concert.
Handout Photo/Dave Hogan for One Love Manchester via USA TODAY NETWORK
August 29, 2018 - 8:21 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Ariana Grande has been added to the list of superstar singers set to perform at Aretha Franklin's funeral Friday, Franklin's publicist has confirmed to CNN. Grande's emotional tribute performance of "Natural Woman" on "The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon"...
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One of the vehicles in the funeral procession for Antwon Rose Jr. has a message displayed as it arrives at the Woodland Hills Intermediate school on Monday, June 25, 2018, in Swissvale, Pa.
AP Photo/Keith Srakocic
June 25, 2018 - 9:10 pm
By Errin Haines Whack, Associated Press SWISSVALE, Pa. (AP) — Classmates and community members on Monday honored Antwon Rose Jr. as a dynamic and determined young man who deserves to be remembered as more than just the latest hashtag given to unarmed black men killed by police, while vowing to...
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