Pittsburgh funerals continue after Trump visit and protests

Funerals will be held Wednesday for three of the victims killed in the massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue, a day after US President Donald Trump encountered hundreds of protesters when he quietly paid his respects.

Melvin Wax, Irving Younger and Joyce Feinberg will be laid to rest.

A makeshift memorial stands outside the Tree of Life Synagogue in the aftermath of a deadly shooting at the in Pittsburgh, October 29, 2018. (Matt Rourke/AP)

They were among 11 people who died in the shooting rampage Saturday at the Tree of Life synagogue. Robert Gregory Bowers, a 46-year-old truck driver who authorities say raged against Jews, was arrested on federal hate-crime charges that could bring the death penalty.

— AP

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