Intrigue surrounding Alberto Nisman's death remains high as hundreds of well-wishers attend his funeral in Buenos Aires.
The brave men and women living in a (mock) Martian base (in Utah), have met a (mock) brutal and fiery end. After an (actual) greenhouse fire sent flames soaring up 10 feet into the air, our (mock) astronauts have been laid to rest (in their respective homes as they see fit). Goodbye and godspeed, you magnificent pioneers. Read more...
Forensic experts began excavating graves and examining bones yesterday in a tiny chapel in Madrid, hoping to solve the centuries-old mystery of exactly where the great Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes was laid to rest. The author of Don Quixote was buried in 1616 at the Convent of the Barefoot...
"King Abdullah was laid to rest in an unmarked grave in a modest cemetery in Riyadh. It's all in keeping with the traditions of Wahhabism, a strict branch of Sunni Islam practiced in Saudi Arabia."
As rumors about the health of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah started swirling over social media before midnight on Thursday, many people here didn’t want to believe them. The king was personally popular, with many Saudis seeing him as a fatherly figure who cared deeply about his people and spoke to them in honest and plain […]
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al Saud was laid to rest in an unmarked grave on Friday, his body wrapped in a simple beige cloth and interred without a coffin, according to Islamic tradition. See also: Room for improvement:...Show More Summary
It was a definitive passing of an era, or two or three or four: L.A. music impresario Kim Fowley was laid to rest Thursday at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.
Leaders of the Muslim world and thousands of Saudi subjects paid their final respects to King Abdullah at a simple ceremony at a Riyadh mosque Friday before the late ruler was buried in an unmarked grave in a public cemetery.
Legendary gospel singer Andraé Crouch is being laid to rest on Wednesday after two days of services at West Angeles Church of God in Christ in San Fernando, Calif.
Five victims of last week’s attack on France’s Charlie Hebdo magazine, including two cartoonists, were laid to rest Thursday after emotional final tributes in words, drawings and music. Georges Wolinski and Bernard Verlhac, two of France’s best-loved cartoonists, were buried in...
French President Francois Hollande said Thursday that Muslims were the “main victims” of fanaticism, as five of the 17 killed in last week’s Islamist attacks in Paris were laid to rest. Speaking at the Arab World Institute in Paris, Hollande said: “It is Muslims who are the...
Phoebe Jonchuck was laid to rest this week, with more than a 100 mourners remembering the murdered 5-year-old as a happy girl and wondering how her father could have snapped as he did, throwing the girl to her death from a bridge. Family...Show More Summary
Phoebe Jonchuck's mother, Michelle Kerr, had asked the congregation to wear bright colors while remembering her youngest 5-year-old child.
'Selfless man': Son of Paris terror victim pays tribute to his father at Jerusalem funeral http://t.co/YrBxpyOirQ pic.twitter.com/G191VJ5Tcg — Cassandra Vinograd (@CassVinograd) January 13, 2015
Police officers slain in Charlie Hebdo attack given France's highest award as Jewish victims are buried in Israel.
An MTA Bridge and Tunnel officer was remembered as a devoted family man and dedicated peace officer during an emotional funeral.
Daniel Grayson was laid to rest on Revenge Season 4 Episode 11, which was sort of ironic: Because no other characters on the 2015 premiere of this ABC drama did much resting at all, not when there was scheming, plotting and maneuvering...Show More Summary
A gilt copper plate that was placed over Oliver Cromwell’s chest when he was laid to rest in his coffin sold at a Sotheby’s auction last month for £74,500 ($116,719), six times its pre-sale estimate of £8,000 – £12,000. Bidding started at the low estimate and rapidly increased in increments of thousands. The hammer price [...]
For the second time in two weeks, New York police pay tribute to a fallen officer. Police officers, many thousands of whom laid to rest a comrade, Officer Rafael Ramos, last Saturday in Queens, arrived in Brooklyn on a rainy Sunday morning to form into those same somber ranks at the funeral of his partner, [...]
The officer and his partner, Rafael Ramos, were gunned down in an unprovoked attack on Dec. 20.