Funerals and memorial services

Relatives, colleagues and friends puts flowers on the grave of AFP chief photographer, Shah Marai, who was killed in today's second suicide attack, in Guldara, a district of Kabul province, Afghanistan, Monday, April 30, 2018. A coordinated double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in central Kabul killed at least 25 people, including several Afghan journalists. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
May 01, 2018 - 8:34 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Thousands of mourners attended a memorial ceremony on Tuesday for Agence France-Presse's chief photographer in Afghanistan, who was killed along with eight other reporters in a double suicide bombing in Kabul by the Islamic State group. Relatives, friends and government...
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Relatives, colleagues and friends puts flowers on the grave of AFP chief photographer, Shah Marai, who was killed in today's second suicide attack, in Guldara, a district of Kabul province, Afghanistan, Monday, April 30, 2018. A coordinated double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in central Kabul killed at least 25 people, including several Afghan journalists. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
May 01, 2018 - 8:27 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Thousands of mourners have attended a memorial ceremony for AFP's chief photographer in Afghanistan, who was killed along with eight other reporters in a double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in Kabul the previous day. Relatives, friends and government...
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Relatives, colleagues and friends puts flowers on the grave of AFP chief photographer, Shah Marai, who was killed in today's second suicide attack, in Guldara, a district of Kabul province, Afghanistan, Monday, April 30, 2018. A coordinated double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in central Kabul killed at least 25 people, including several Afghan journalists. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
May 01, 2018 - 7:58 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Thousands of mourners have attended a memorial ceremony for AFP's chief photographer in Afghanistan who was killed along with eight other reporters in a double suicide bombing by the Islamic State group in Kabul the previous day. Relatives, friends and government officials...
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El ex presidente de Estados Unidos George H.W. Bush es llevado en silla de ruedas por su hijo, el también ex presidente George W. Bush en los funerales de la ex primera dama Barbara Bush el 21 de abril del 2018, en Houston. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip )
April 30, 2018 - 1:23 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush will remain hospitalized "to continue regaining strength" as he recovers from an infection requiring his hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral. Bush was admitted April 22 to Houston Methodist Hospital. He's being...
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April 30, 2018 - 1:15 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A family spokesman says former President George H.W. Bush will remain hospitalized "to continue regaining strength" as he recovers from an infection requiring his hospitalization a day after his wife's funeral. Bush was admitted April 22 to Houston Methodist Hospital. He's being...
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April 28, 2018 - 10:16 am
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Latest on developments in Yemen (all times local): 5:15 p.m. A Lebanese humanitarian worker from the International Committee of the Red Cross has been laid to rest in his hometown a week after being shot dead in Yemen. Lahoud, 38, was in charge of the ICRC's detainees...
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Bamboula 2000 with special guest David D Omni who is from Cuba, performs on the Jazz & Heritage Stage, during the first day of Jazz Fest at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans, La. Friday, April 27, 2018. (David Grunfeld/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP)
April 28, 2018 - 9:56 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Fats Domino was a New Orleans musical legend when he died last year so it's only fitting that his death - and his music - receive a special send-off this year during the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Organizers on Saturday will mark the occasion with a jazz funeral as...
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Yemeni soldiers carry the coffin of Saleh al-Samad, a senior Houthi official who was killed by a Saudi-led coalition airstrike on April 19, during his funeral procession in Sanaa, Yemen, Saturday, April 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Hani Mohammed)
April 28, 2018 - 8:31 am
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Saudi-led airstrike targeting a high-level meeting of Shiite rebels in Yemen's capital killed two of the group's leaders and dozens of their militiamen, the kingdom's state media reported early Saturday. The Shiite rebels known as Houthis did not immediately acknowledge the...
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April 28, 2018 - 8:13 am
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — The Latest on developments in Yemen (all times local): 3:10 p.m. Thousands of Yemenis have attended a funeral for a slain top Shiite rebel official in the capital, Sanaa. The Houthis' Supreme Political Council chief and acting head of state Saleh al-Samad was killed along with...
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This photo shows a bronze statue called "Raise Up" as part of the display at the National Memorial for Peace and Justice, a new memorial to honor thousands of people killed in racist lynchings, Monday, April 23, 2018, in Montgomery, Ala. The national memorial aims to teach about America's past in hope of promoting understanding and healing. It's scheduled to open on Thursday. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
April 26, 2018 - 7:20 pm
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Tears and expressions of grief met the opening of the nation's first memorial to the victims of lynching Thursday in Alabama. Hundreds lined up in the rain to get a first look at the memorial and museum in Montgomery. The National Memorial for Peace and Justice commemorates...
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