Funeral

AP
December 05, 2018 - 7:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The death of George H.W. Bush is bringing together the five remaining members of an oh-so-exclusive fraternity — the presidents club. But for President Donald Trump, it may not be an entirely comfortable reunion, throwing him together with former occupants of the Oval Office who...
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AP
December 04, 2018 - 1:55 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is visiting with the family of former President George H.W. Bush. Trump and first lady Melania Trump arrived by motorcade at Blair House on Tuesday. It's the official government guest house across from the White House where Bush's son former President George...
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Jim McGrath Twitter
December 04, 2018 - 8:52 am
(KNX 1070) - Earlier this week, Jim McGrath, White House spokesman for Former President and Mrs. George H.W. Bush, shared a picture of Sully H.W. Bush resting by the casket of his late owner — and it's as heartbreaking and heartwarming as you would expect it to be. Not only did the furry friend...
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AP
December 01, 2018 - 12:56 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Donald Trump, the disruptive, anti-establishment president who spent years deriding much of what George H.W. Bush stood for, set aside differences in politics and temperament Saturday to honor the iconic American and former president a day after his death. Trump...
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AP
September 02, 2018 - 9:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is being laid to rest at the U.S. Naval Academy after a five-day procession that served as a final call to arms for a nation he warned could lose its civility and sense of shared purpose. The private ceremony in Annapolis, Maryland, was as carefully planned as the rest...
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Steve Futterman, CBS Correspondent
August 31, 2018 - 12:20 pm
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 President Mike Pence...
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Associated Press
August 31, 2018 - 10:50 am
DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin's family members have paid tribute to a woman who cooked for them, gossiped with them and passed on her gifts to them. Victorie Franklin, a granddaughter, said at the Queen of Soul's funeral that she will always cherish being part of Franklin's legacy, recognizing...
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Associated Press
August 24, 2018 - 12:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton, Smokey Robinson, the Rev. Jesse Jackson and Cicely Tyson will be among the speakers at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week. Franklin's rep, Gwendolyn Quinn, says other speakers will include former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, music mogul Clive...
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AP
August 23, 2018 - 2:32 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — An all-star lineup that includes Stevie Wonder, Faith Hill, Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia, Shirley Caesar and many more will perform at Aretha Franklin's funeral next week. The Queen of Soul's service will be held in Detroit on Aug. 31. Also slated to perform are Ron Isley, Chaka Khan,...
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Associated Press
August 17, 2018 - 3:11 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin's funeral will be held Aug. 31 in her hometown of Detroit. The late singer's publicist, Gwendolyn Quinn, said Friday that the funeral, to be held at Greater Grace Temple, is limited to the Queen of Soul's family and friends. Public viewings will take place Aug. 28-29...
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