Rafael Ramos was laid to rest on Saturday, one week after he and his fellow NYPD officer Wenjian Liu were ambushed and shot in their police cruiser. The service was held at Christ Tabernacle Church in the Glendale neighborhood of Queens, New York. Ramos was said to be a deeply involved member of the congregation. [ Related: [...]
Any doubt about the depth of wisdom of a mother’s time-honored aphorism to “share and share alike” has been laid to rest by the meteoric rise of the sharing economy. From Airbnb to Zipcar and an ever-growing list of collaborative enterprises, the opportunities for consumers and entrepreneurs abound almost equally. Show More Summary
Casey Kasem was finally laid to rest in Norway — and his grave site highlights the radio icon’s sad, strange saga over the past year.
And the saga between Casey Kasem's children and their stepmother, Jean, continues. According to a rep for his daughter Kerri Kasem, the radio legend's body was finally buried in Norway at the Vestre Gravlund cemetery last week without consent from his children. [ Related: Casey Kasem Has Passed Away At Age 82! ] The rep states: "Jean buried [...]
On Aug. 15, exactly two months after he died, we reported that Casey Kasem would finally be laid to rest, though in a head-scratcher of a location—Norway. It seems "finally" took a little longer than expected. TMZ reports Kasem was buried last Tuesday in Vestre Gravlund, which ranks among...
Hollywood icon Casey Kasem was laid to rest in Norway, six months after his death in Washington. The family, Casey’s wife Jean and his older chlidren from a former marriage, had been stuck in a power struggle since before Kasem’s death. Show More Summary
Casey Kasem was finally laid to rest... 6 months after he died.It's the end of what turned into an international power struggle between Casey's wife, Jean, and his children. We've learned the famed DJ was buried last Tuesday at the Vestre…
Antoine Chartier, the former Lebanese Olympic Committee president, was laid to rest at the age of 77 in Ain Saade, Lebanon. Family, loved ones and prominent politicians bid farewell in the enchanting setting of the Mont La Salle Sports Club that Mr. Chartier founded in Lebanon during the country’s worst times, over 30 years ago. […]
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Animal lovers are irate that a woman in Aurora, Indiana, has stipulated that her beloved dog Bela be cremated and her ashes laid to rest with her owner. The problem is that the owner is dead and Bela is still very much alive. Show More Summary
A team of archaeologists from Brigham Young University, located in Provo, Utah, have discovered the remains of a child they believe was laid to rest 1,500 years ago back when the Roman Empire still controlled Egypt. The child’s remains...Show More Summary
Million-Mummy Cemetery Unearthed in Egypt The remains of a child, laid to rest more than 1,500 years ago when the Roman Empire controlled Egypt, was found in an ancient cemetery that contains more than 1 million mummies, according to a team of archaeologists from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. The cemetery is now called Fag el-Gamous, [...]
The Mississippi teen who was forced to drink lighter fluid before she was burned alive will be laid to rest Saturday.
It’s been just weeks since Marion Barry died and days since he was laid to rest, but the discussion of what might be a suitable memorial to the “Mayor for Life” is only beginning. One online petition has called for naming H Street and Benning Road after Barry. Mayor-elect Muriel E. Bowser said at Barry’s […]
It was a weekend of both sadness and high spirits in the District. Washington’s #MayorforLife Marion Barry was laid to rest and A-list celebs swooped into the city for the glitzy annual Kennedy Center Honors. See their weekend show-and-tell: Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin (D) carved out time to read to Head Start students at The Urban League […]
In the news: Marion Barry laid to rest at the Congressional Cemetery; doubts about the streetcar start date; and more. [ more › ]
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Julian St. John will be laid to rest today on his 25th birthday after he reportedly took his own life on Nov. 23. In the days after his untimely death,… READ ON
The boy killed by a Cleveland cop over a fake gun has been laid to rest amid tears.
Four-term mayor and D.C. Council member Marion Barry has not yet been laid to rest, but District elections officials have already chosen the date when his former constituents will choose his successor. A special election to fill the Ward 8 council seat will be held April 28, the D.C. Board of Elections said Monday. The […]
A missing World War II airman from San Francisco whose remains were found more than a decade ago will finally be laid to rest Thursday.