By CBSNewYork Team

WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork) — The funeral for Colin Powell is being held Friday at Washington’s National Cathedral.

Powell, who was battling a rare blood cancer, died from COVID-19 in October. He was 84 years old.

CBS News will bring you a special report of the funeral service for Powell on Friday.

You can watch continuing coverage on CBS2 and CBSN New York starting at noon.

CBSNewYork Team