Funerals and memorial services

Mariah Jones, second from left, hug her husband, Jamarr Jones as they leave the wake for police shooting victim, Stephon Clark at the Bayside of South Sacramento Church, known as BOSS Church, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Clark, who was unarmed, was shot and killed by Sacramento Police Officers, Sunday, March 18, 2018. A another mourner, right, holds the couples daughter Amina Jones, 2. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 29, 2018 - 11:26 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man by Sacramento police (all times local): 8:05 a.m. The Sacramento Kings basketball team says it is partnering with Black Lives Matter and is creating an education fund for the children of Stephon Clark, an...
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Mariah Jones, second from left, hug her husband, Jamarr Jones as they leave the wake for police shooting victim, Stephon Clark at the Bayside of South Sacramento Church, known as BOSS Church, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Clark, who was unarmed, was shot and killed by Sacramento Police Officers, Sunday, March 18, 2018. A another mourner, right, holds the couples daughter Amina Jones, 2. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 29, 2018 - 2:19 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's capital city is on edge for the funeral of a 22-year-old unarmed black man killed by Sacramento police in his grandparents' backyard. The Rev. Al Sharpton plans to give the eulogy for Stephon Clark at Thursday's funeral at Bayside of South Sacramento church...
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Jamarr Jones carries his daughter Amina, 2, as they leave the wake for police shooting victim Stephon Clark, Wednesday, March 28, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Clark was shot by police who were responding to a call about someone breaking car windows on March 18. He was unarmed. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 28, 2018 - 8:05 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A Sacramento church is the latest site of mourning over the death of 22-year-old Stephon Clark at the hands of police last week, with family, friends and strangers gathering Wednesday for his public wake. Some attendees wore black shirts calling for justice, while one...
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Stevante Clark stands on a desk as he shouts the name of his brother Stephon Clark, who was fatally shot by police a week earlier, during a meeting of the Sacramento City Council, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Stevante Clark disrupted the meeting and demanded to speak, causing the city council to adjourn for a roughly 15-minute recess as a result of the disruption. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 28, 2018 - 10:17 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A blinding national spotlight is shining on the family of Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old unarmed black man killed by Sacramento police last week. "You don't know what it's like until you experience it," Clark's uncle, Curtis Gordon, told The Associated Press in an...
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People hold the candles to commemorate the victims of Sunday's fire in a shopping mall in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, in the center of Moscow, on Tuesday, March 27, 2018. Several Russian cities including Moscow are holding rallies to commemorate the dead. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)
March 28, 2018 - 7:52 am
MOSCOW (AP) — Flags flew at half-staff across Russia on Wednesday as the country mourned 64 victims — many of them children — of a shopping mall fire in Siberia. The blaze engulfed the four-story mall in the eastern city of Kemerovo on Sunday while it was packed with parents and children on the...
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Stevante Clark stands on a desk as he shouts the name of his brother Stephon Clark, who was fatally shot by police a week earlier, during a meeting of the Sacramento City Council, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Stevante Clark disrupted the meeting and demanded to speak, causing the city council to adjourn for a roughly 15-minute recess as a result of the disruption. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 28, 2018 - 5:58 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A blinding national spotlight is shining on the family of Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old unarmed black man killed by Sacramento police last week. "You don't know what it's like until you experience it," Clark's uncle, Curtis Gordon, told The Associated Press in an...
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Stevante Clark stands on a desk as he shouts the name of his brother Stephon Clark, who was fatally shot by police a week earlier, during a meeting of the Sacramento City Council, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Stevante Clark disrupted the meeting and demanded to speak, causing the city council to adjourn for a roughly 15-minute recess as a result of the disruption. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 28, 2018 - 4:53 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A blinding national spotlight is shining on the family of Stephon Clark, the 22-year-old unarmed black man killed by Sacramento police last week. "You don't know what it's like until you experience it," Clark's uncle, Curtis Gordon, told The Associated Press in an...
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FILE - In this July 13, 1992 file photo, Georgia Gov. Zell Miller waves to delegates at the Democratic Convention in New York. A family spokesperson said he died Friday, March 23, 2018. He was 86. (AP Photo/Joe Marquette)
March 27, 2018 - 11:16 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A state funeral is planned Wednesday at the Georgia Capitol for Zell Miller, a former U.S. senator and two-term Georgia governor. Miller died Friday in his old family home in the north Georgia mountain town of Young Harris. He was 86. He served his terms as Georgia governor from 1991...
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California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, left, discusses his office's involvement of an investigation into the killing of Stephon Clark by two Sacramento Police officers, Tuesday, March 27, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. Sacramento Police Chief Daniel Hahn, second from right, asked Becerra's office to be part of an independent investigation into the shooting of Clark, who was unarmed, who was shot and killed a week ago by officers responding to a call about a person smashing car windows. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 27, 2018 - 9:57 pm
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The California attorney general's office on Tuesday joined an investigation into the fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in Sacramento, a move the police chief said he hopes will bring "faith and transparency" to a case that has sparked angry protests. City...
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A casket containing the body of firefighter Michael Davidson is brought into St. Patrick's Cathedral in New York, Tuesday, March 27, 2018. The New York City firefighter died early Friday battling a fierce blaze on a movie set after getting separated from his fellow firefighters in the thick smoke. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
March 27, 2018 - 9:10 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Traffic ground to a halt on Tuesday to make way for the funeral procession of a firefighter who was killed while dousing a blaze on the set of a new film starring Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Alec Baldwin and Willem Dafoe. The somber scene at St. Patrick's Cathedral unfolded on the...
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