US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar join students and families gathered outside the US Capitol as part of an international day of student protests, aimed at pushing world leaders towards action on climate change. In New York, Dozens of young climate change activists stage a “die-in” in front of the United Nations headquarters in New York City.
Students in DC gather outside the US Capitol as part of an international day of student protests, aimed at pushing world leaders into action on climate change. IMAGES
Families and friends flock to a slope by the US Capitol building as the first major snowfall of the year descends on Washington, DC with the US capital still hit by a long and bitter government shutdown.
George H.W. Bush’s body lies in state at the US Capitol, where visitors come to pay their respects to “a great human being” that brought “civility and goodwill” as a statesman. The late president’s service dog, Sully, is brought to the Rotunda as a tribute.
Members of the public, military and veterans pay their respects, filing past the flag-draped coffin of George H.W. Bush, the 41st US president whose body is lying in state at the US Capitol. IMAGES
President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania pay their respects to late president George H.W. Bush, whose remains lay in state in the US Capitol.
The body of George H.W. Bush was placed in the US Capitol to lie in state as the Bush family is joined by members of Congress, former cabinet members and other politicians to commemorate the 41st president’s lifetime of service to his country.
(3 Dec 2018) The Unites States begins its formal farewell to the 41st president, George H.W. Bush, with a service at the U.S. Capitol after the casket carrying his remains arrived Monday afternoon. (Dec. 3)
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Pallbearers carry the casket of George H.W. Bush into the US Capitol building, as the former US president’s family look on. Bush died at age 94 at his home in Houston, and his remains will lie in state in the US Capitol rotunda. IMAGES
The newly elected members of the House of Representatives pose for photos in front of the US Capitol building.