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Cemetery commission says rapper's family cannot inscribe headstone with swear words
LYNN, Mass. - Commissioners at a Massachusetts cemetery have said no to profanity on headstones.
Mystery of Abraham Lincoln's Funeral Train Solved by Chemist
Before President Abraham Lincoln was laid to rest, a train carried his body on a two-week funeral procession across the Northern U.S. states in 1865. Mourners from New York to Illinois gathered to see the train and pay their final respects, but despite drawing millions of spectators, one detail of the much-publicized event was thought to have been lost to history: The color of the president's ...
Funeral director: No cemetery will take Tsarnaev
The Massachusetts funeral director who is trying to find a cemetery to accept Tamerlan Tsarnaev’s body says an autopsy shows the suspected Boston Marathon bomber died of bullet wounds suffered during a shootout with police and blunt-force injuries when he was run over by a car driven by his fleeing brother, according to media reports Saturday.
Berezovsky Buried at Low-Key Funeral in Britain
Former Kremlin powerbroker Boris Berezovsky has been laid to rest with a low-key funeral at a British cemetery.
EverSense™ to Be Built Locally in Austin, Texas
AUSTIN, Texas, May 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Allure Energy, Inc. announced today that its revolutionary product, EverSense™, will be built in Austin, Texas. Allure Energy selected a local contract manufacturer ...
Funeral underway for referee who died after punch
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A funeral service is underway to honor the memory of a Utah soccer referee who was punched by a player and later died.