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Syrian War Takes Heavy Toll at a Crossroad of Cultures
Grave robbers, some crude, others professional, have stolen numerous objects from Palmyra’s tombs, museum officials say, sometimes sawing funeral friezes in two to make them easier to carry. Another casualty is the town of Tadmur, a jumble of concrete ...
Vigil held for Dorsey High student killed in bus crash
"She gave me a flower," Hailey said, "and she said that she was with the angelitos." A fund for donations to help the family with funeral arrangements has been established at http://www.gofundme.com/8a287s.
Karpal Singh: A respected leader, death a loss to nation, says Pandikar Amin
"The latest will be by Monday. Let the funeral take place first. I am made to understand by his son (Gobind Singh Deo) that the funeral will be held on Sunday," he said. Karpal, 74, was killed when the car he was travelling in collided with a five-tonne ...
Texas A&M student from Friendswood dead days after mono diagnosis
Christy would’ve turned 20 next Thursday. Family members are asking people to honor Christy at the traditional Muster ceremony on the Texas A&M campus on April 21st. Funeral arrangements have not yet been set.
Veterans, unclaimed for 25 years, laid to rest with honors at Quantico
TRIANGLE, Va. — No one who attended Wednesday’s funeral service at Quantico National Cemetery had ever met the two World War II-era veterans who were being laid to rest. Their names, their ranks and their decorations had only recently been learned.
Israeli-Palestinian peace talks set to resume Thursday
Israeli officials would neither confirm nor deny reports that the delay was because of the funeral of murdered police officer Baruch Mizrahi. The Palestinians, meanwhile, said the postponement was due to an American request in order to allow the ...