It's difficult to sum up an entire life in a memorial service, no matter how grand. New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd, presidential historian Michael Beschloss, Bush family friend David Bates and Margaret Warner, who covered the president on the…
More than 2,000 people gathered at the Episcopal cathedral, the second-largest cathedral in the country, to celebrate Shepard's life, mourn his death and honor his memory.
By Juliet Linderman, Associated Press
Former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush will speak at the service, which will begin at 10 a.m. ET. Watch live here.
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press
Mourners have gathered to remember William T. Coleman Jr., who broke racial barriers as a lawyer and member of President Gerald Ford's cabinet.
By Corinne Segal
Jane Holmes Dixon was the second woman bishop in the Episcopal Church and served as the Bishop of Washington pro tempore from 2001-2002. In honor of "Makers: Women Who Make America," Ray Suarez remembers a woman who inspired his family.
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