National Day of mourning in the U-S

President Donald Trump has ordered the federal government closed in the U-S today as the country observes a national day of mourning for former President George H-W Bush. 

Trading will be suspened on Wall Street as the county holds a state funeral for the 41st President in Washington. 

A service of prayer and praise will be held at Washington National Cathedral, beginning at 11 a-m Eastern Time.

Former Canadian prime minister Brian Mulroney and Bush's eldest son, former president George W. Bush, will be among those delivering eulogies