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Funeral home accused of taking too long to cremate bodies
A Modesto funeral home is accused of taking too long to cremate bodies after taking money from family members who have lost a loved one.
Funeral home has bicycle hearse for 1 last ride
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — An Oregon funeral home in Eugene offers natural burials where the ride to the person's final resting place is on the back of a three-wheeled bicycle.
Oregon funeral home offers tricycle hearse
The Sunset Hills Cemetery and Funeral Home in Eugene, Ore. offers natural burials where the ride to the final resting place is on the back of a tricycle.
Mosque, funeral bombings kill 47 in Iraq
BAGHDAD (AP) — Twin explosions ripped through a crowd of Sunni worshippers outside Baghdad on Friday, an attack which, combined with a second deadly bombing at a Sunni funeral to the south of the capital, deepened fears Iraq may be headed toward a new round of sectarian conflict.
Funeral arrangements set for Westland firefighter who died in strip mall blaze
Funeral arrangements have been set for Wayne-Westland firefighter Brian Alfred Woehlke of Dearborn, who died while fighting a blaze at a strip mall Wednesday morning in Westland.
Funeral director: Tough to find cemetery that will bury Boston bombing suspect
BOSTON — A funeral home director was scrambling to find a cemetery that would bury a suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings, ignoring protesters gathered outside his business and saying everybody deserves a dignified burial service no matter the circumstances of his or her death.