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Dogs, monkeys, cats: 2,000-year-old pet cemetery uncovered in Egypt

yesterdayNews : USAToday: News

A few animals still wore iron collars when they were laid to rest, and the graves of two young cats include ostrich-shell beads.        

Thailand invites crown prince to become new king

Parliament asks Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn to take the throne six weeks after his father was laid to rest.

Navy Veteran To Be Buried Where Submarine Sank in 1963

A Navy veteran will soon be laid to rest at the bottom of the ocean, more than 200 miles off the New England coast.

How Cuba is saying farewell to Fidel Castro

A weeklong commemoration will conclude as his ashes are laid to rest in the birthplace of the Cuban revolution.

Is it time to bury Marcos' past in the Philippines?

'Day of Rage' protests in the Philippines after former dictator is laid to rest in cemetery for heroes.

Exhume Marcos, Philippine court asked after hero burial

Campaigners launched legal action Monday to exhume the body of former Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos, just three days after his burial in a national heroes' cemetery triggered street protests. He was finally laid to rest Friday...Show More Summary

Korean War hero laid to rest in Louisiana after 66 years

last weekNews : USAToday: News

Remembered by many as an "energetic young man," James Martin left his home when he was 19 years old to serve in the Army.        

‘Below Deck’ Star Nico’s Family Reveals Dead Brother’s Heartbreaking ‘Legacy’

Nico Scholly‘s brother Tristen was laid to rest on November 18, but his “legacy” will live on. The Below Deck star’s family revealed that Tristen, 21, saved four lives by … READ ON

Grim delays await New York's unclaimed dead before burial

Hart Island is where New York City's unclaimed dead have been laid to rest since 1869. Every year, about 1,500 bodies are transported to this strip of land near the Bronx, and inmates from Rikers Island earn 50 cents an hour for stacking coffins three deep. Show More Summary

Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox Pens Eulogy to Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen died at the age of 82 on Monday, November 7. The news of his passing spread last night–the day he was laid to rest in Montreal. The music world has since mourned Cohen’s death. Deerhunter’s Bradford Cox is a noted fan of...Show More Summary

SEE IT: WWE star and Playboy model Chyna’s ashes scattered at sea

3 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Pro-wrestling’s first female superstar Chyna has been laid to rest.

It’s time to plug New York’s leaky bail laws

3 weeks agoNews / Crime : NYPost: Crime

New Yorkers will say good-bye for the last time Thursday to hero NYPD cop Sgt. Paul Tuozzolo, who’ll be laid to rest after being shot to death Friday by crazed ex-con Manuel Rosales. As they do, some of them may wonder how different things might’ve been if the system had worked. Clearly, it didn’t. “This...

Centenarian Japanese prince who loved dancing and hated war laid to rest

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Emperor Akihito's uncle, Prince Mikasa, who served in China during World War Two and criticized the war waged in his older brother's name, was laid to rest on Friday in solemn ceremonies attended by royals, the premier and other mourners.

Killed in the War the Election Ignored

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

Sgt. Douglas Riney died in Afghanistan, which was mentioned just once during the presidential debates. He was laid to rest one week before the next commander-in-chief is chosen by a country that?s forgotten Americans are dying.

Hungerford Footbridge Skateboard Graveyard in London, England

If you cross the Thames River on the downstream side of the Golden Jubilee Bridges, you will pass the curious skateboard graveyard where broken boards are laid to rest—or rather, thrown to rest, as the graveyard sits on one of the bridge's...Show More Summary

Stone slab believed to have held Jesus' body uncovered

A stone structure on which Jesus is believed to have been laid to rest has been exposed for the first time in at least 461 years, reports National Geographic. It is located in the Old City of Jerusalem at the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and it has been uncovered as part of a restoration project. Show More Summary

The Myth Of “Patient Zero” Is Finally Laid To Rest

last monthLGBT / Gay : Queerty

Thirty-two years after his death in 1984, Gaétan Dugas remains a legendary figure in the story of the AIDS epidemic. For years, he occupied a space in the popular imagination as the man who brought the virus to the U.S. But as the New York Times reports, yesterday the the myth of “Patient Zero” was [...]

For Unclaimed Dead, Grim Delays Before the Final Stop

last monthNews : NYTimes: News

Twenty-two bodies slated for burial on Hart Island were kept in storage, sometimes for years, before being laid to rest. Some of the deceased had families who were searching for them in vain.

Kalief Browder’s Mother Laid To Rest in NYC

About 100 mourners gathered to honor 63-year-old Venida Browder’s life on Saturday in the Bronx, N.Y., according to the New York Daily News. Venida Browder died of a series of heart attacks on Oct. 14. Browder was the mother of the late Kalief Browder, the New York City youth who committed suicide about a year and […]

A Kindertransport violinist is laid to rest

Fred was not exactly a prodigy. Like many Jewish kids in Vienna, he played the violin. Put on a train to England in February 1939, just eight years old, he carried a small suitcase and a violin. Taken in by a family in Hull, he gave a public recital in the town hall in gratitude […]

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