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The City of Philadelphia commemorated the one-year anniversary of the Tree of Life synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh with a memorial candle lighting.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 24, 2019 - 12:26 pm
The City of Philadelphia commemorated the one-year anniversary of the Tree of Life synagogue massacre in Pittsburgh with a memorial candle lighting. All people are invited to join the Philadelphia-area Jewish community in synagogue this weekend in solidarity.
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"Temple of Time"
Wilfredo Lee/AP, file
May 20, 2019 - 7:39 am
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — A wooden temple built as a memorial to the 17 victims of a Florida high school mass shooting was set ablaze Sunday in a symbolic gesture of healing. The "Temple of Time" public art installation was set afire at a ceremony hosted by the cities of Parkland and Coral Springs...
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Inside the 22nd District police station where Sgt. Robert Wilson III once worked, hundreds gathered to honor the man who sacrificed his life to protect innocent civilians.
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John McDevitt
March 05, 2019 - 6:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A memorial vigil was held for a Philadelphia police sergeant who was shot and killed inside a North Philadelphia business by two armed men four years ago. Inside the 22nd District police station where Sgt. Robert Wilson III once worked, hundreds gathered to honor the...
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15 February 2013 - Washington, DC - Harris Wofford, former Pennsylvania Sen., and former CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, waits to receive his 2012 Presidential Citizens Medal, Friday, Feb. 15, 2013.
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Pat Loeb
February 26, 2019 - 4:47 pm
WASHINGTON (KYW Newsradio) — A memorial is set for Saturday in honor of Pennsylvania's former labor secretary and U.S. Sen. Harris Wofford at Wofford's alma mater, Howard University, in Washington, D.C. Wofford died on Jan. 21 , but it took some time to plan the proper public send-off. His son, Dan...
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In this Aug. 22, 2017 file photo, comic book writer Stan Lee waves to the audience after being introduced onstage at the "Extraordinary: Stan Lee" tribute event at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills, Calif.
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January 30, 2019 - 1:31 pm
By Andrew Dalton, AP Entertainment Writer LOS ANGELES (AP) — Among comics lovers, Stan Lee was as much a superhero as the characters he helped create. Those fans, along with Lee's friends and colleagues, will get to pay their final respects at a Los Angeles memorial Wednesday night for the Marvel...
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Dec 4, 2018; Washington, DC, U.S.A; Visitors to the Capitol Rotunda pay respects to President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state at the U.S. Capitol Rotunda.
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Ian Bush
December 04, 2018 - 7:55 am
WASHINGTON, D.C. (KYW Newsradio, AP) — Thirty-six hours of public mourning continues in Washington as people continue to file past the flag-draped casket of George H.W. Bush, who lies in state in the Capitol Rotunda. Members of the public lined up before sunrise to pay their respects as an honor...
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Philadelphia's Korean community gathered at a memorial commemorating the 68th anniversary of the Korean War.
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Steve Tawa
June 25, 2018 - 3:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio — Philadelphia's Korean community gathered at a memorial commemorating the 68th anniversary of the Korean War. Both American and Korean veterans honored the fallen soldiers, while remembering the historical significance of the conflict. Over a three-year period,...
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