Funeral

Former President Barack Obama, addresses the service during the funeral for the late Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, Thursday, July 30, 2020. (Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool)
(Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP, Pool)
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July 30, 2020 - 3:50 pm
John Lewis Mourned as 'Founding Father' of 'Better America'
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Mourners march with the casket of The Rev. C.T. Vivian to the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historical Park during a memorial service for the Rev. Vivian, Wednesday, July 22, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
(AP Photo/John Bazemore)
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July 23, 2020 - 2:59 pm
The nation paid its final respects to the Rev. C.T. Vivian, a pioneer of the Civil Rights Movement.
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The casket of George Floyd is placed in the chapel during a funeral service for Floyd at the Fountain of Praise church, Tuesday, June 9, 2020, in Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, Pool)
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip, Pool)
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June 09, 2020 - 11:42 am
By JUAN A. LOZANO and NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — George Floyd’s body arrived at a Houston church Tuesday for a private funeral, to be followed by burial, capping six days of mourning for the black man whose death inspired a global reckoning over police brutality and racial...
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The casket of George Floyd arrives for a public memorial at The Fountain of Praise church in Houston, Monday, June 8, 2020. Floyd died after being restrained by Minneapolis Police officers on May 25. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
(AP Photo/Eric Gay)
WRVA News
June 08, 2020 - 11:35 am
By JUAN A. LOZANO and NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The body of George Floyd arrived at a church Monday in Houston for a final public memorial for the man whose death at the hands of police in Minneapolis sparked protests around the world and calls to reform policing in America...
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Martin Luther King III takes a moment by George Floyd's casket Thursday, June 4, 2020, before a memorial service for George Floyd in Minneapolis.
(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
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June 04, 2020 - 3:28 pm
Celebrities, activists, others gather to remember Floyd
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Jeff Katz
April 29, 2020 - 11:35 am
Bill de Blasio wants police to arrest mourners at funerals because of coronavirus. Click here for more details.
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FILE - In this March 31, 2020 file photo, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio speaks at the USTA Indoor Training Center where a 350-bed temporary hospital will be built in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
(AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)
AP News
April 29, 2020 - 9:27 am
New York City mayor Bill DeBlasio criticized for his reaction to a large funeral gathering. Read more to find out why people are upset.
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Jeff Katz
April 03, 2020 - 11:51 am
The Chinese government is trying to hide photos of its citizens standing in long lines to bury their loved one who died from COVID-19. Click here to read more.
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Jeff Katz
January 07, 2020 - 3:24 pm
Actor/comedian George Lopez took the outrage over Qasem Soleimani's death a step further on Sunday as he appeared to accept Iran's reported bounty to assassinate President Donald Trump. A speaker at Soleimani's funeral offered an $80 million bounty on President Trump, but Lopez claimed on social...
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In this frame grab from video posted online, people try to resuscitate victims of a deadly stampede at a funeral procession for a top Iranian general killed in a U.S. airstrike last week, in Kerman, Iran. (AP Photo)
(AP Photo)
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January 07, 2020 - 10:18 am
By NASSER KARIMI, AMIR VAHDAT and JON GAMBRELL Associated Press TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A stampede broke out Tuesday at a funeral for a top Iranian general killed in a U.S. airstrike, and at least 40 people were killed and more than 200 were injured as thousands thronged the procession, two Iranian...
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