- Making News: Four US Presidents Attend Funeral of Coretta Scott King
Former Presidents Carter, Clinton and Bush were among the 10,000 people today in Atlanta today at the funeral for Coretta Scott King. The current President was one of those who delivered a eulogy. Historian Vicki Crawford, co-editor of Women in the Civil Rights Movement: Trailblazers and Torchbearers, 1941-1965, says Mrs. King's leadership role began long before her husband's death.
- Reporter's Notebook: Was the Cartoon Controversy Orchestrated?
Outrage continues over the cartoons of Mohammed published in a Danish newspaper. In Afghanistan, eight people have died in protests over the past two days, the Danish embassy in Tehran was stoned for a second day, and demonstrations are continuing in Indonesia, the Philippines and other Muslim countries. Meantime, there have been new reports on how the worldwide protest began--four months after the cartoons were published. David Rennie is Europe Correspondent for the London Daily Telegraph.
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