Memorial

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October 04, 2019 - 9:33 am
New Delhi — As India celebrated the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi this week world leaders paid tribute to the icon of the country's non-violent battle for independence, but India's lingering sectarian tension was on display. A portrait of the man who helped bridge the divide between India's...
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September 29, 2019 - 9:24 am
Johannesburg — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has visited a memorial to a young South African woman whose rape and murder inspired thousands of people to protest the country's high rate of sexual violence. View this post on Instagram “Simi kunye kulesisimo” – ‘We stand together in this moment’ The...
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CBS News
September 29, 2019 - 9:24 am
Johannesburg — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has visited a memorial to a young South African woman whose rape and murder inspired thousands of people to protest the country's high rate of sexual violence. View this post on Instagram “Simi kunye kulesisimo” – ‘We stand together in this moment’ The...
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May 27, 2019 - 8:55 am
(KNX 1070) -- There are numerous Memorial Day events planned across SoCal Monday to honor America's fallen warriors. A FULL LIST OF EVENTS HERE : (courtesy of The Los Angeles Times) Canoga Park : The San Fernando Valley community will hold its 29th annual Memorial Day parade, starting at 8 a.m. The...
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John Singleton
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Ameera Butt
May 21, 2019 - 9:40 am
Today is now known as "John Singleton Day" Tuesday to honor the acclaimed movie director who died of a massive stroke last month. USC will also hold a private memorial celebrating Singleton's life Tuesday. He graduated from the USC's School of Cinematic Arts in 1990 and directed the iconic 1991 "...
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May 20, 2019 - 7:17 am
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, where Marjory Stoneman...
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April 12, 2019 - 2:35 pm
The tributes for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle will continue today at LA City Hall. Just one day after thousands packed Staples Center and the streets of LA to say goodbye to murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle, the City Council has voted to name a South Los Angeles intersection in his memory. Councilman...
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AP
April 11, 2019 - 5:47 pm
LOS ANGELES — Nipsey Hussle's legacy as a community activist, uniter, a doting father and a loving son were underscored at his public memorial service on Thursday, with deeply personal testimonies from those closest to the rapper, including his actress-fiancee Lauren London, collaborator and dear...
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January 18, 2019 - 11:30 am
DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of police officers from across the country gathered at a memorial service Friday for a 22-year-old rookie who had long dreamed of becoming an officer and was killed just weeks into the job in a Northern California college town. As uniformed officers took their seats,...
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January 09, 2019 - 8:16 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stan Lee's devoted fans will have a chance to mourn him alongside his friends, family and co-creators at a memorial in Hollywood on Jan. 30, organizers announced Wednesday. Lee's company POW! Entertainment announced that it will honor the Marvel Comics mogul outside the TCL...
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