| Jan 23, 2012
| 4:39 PM
The family of Joe Paterno has completed the funeral arrangements for the legendary Penn State educator, coach and humanitarian, who passed away Sunday, January 22. Two public viewings will be held, as well as a public memorial, "A Memorial For Joe," on...
| Jan 24, 2012
There will be a time, many times actually, when a friend, co-worker or casual acquaintance will face the death of a loved one.
There will be mourning. There may be a visitation or memorial service, perhaps reflecting religious, family, cultural and...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 3:56 PM
Saying she was "disturbed and discouraged and disappointed," Cook County board president Toni Preckwinkle promised to "overhaul" the medical examiner's office -- and fire some workers -- because of crowded conditions in the morgue.
"I've been as...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Say what you want about Kay Bailey Hutchison, but one thing's for sure, 19 years after taking office she's still got the hottest seat in the state.
Now that that seat's up for grabs with 5 Texas republicans are all vying for their shot, one of them...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 6:04 PM
Our last words are not something we like to think about.
Hopefully we’ll have the chance and the time to say some profound last words to our loved ones but we never really know when our time will be up.
Cue the “If I Die” Facebook...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 7:42 PM
Most people avoid thinking about when they will die, but a new Facebook app brings death front and center.
If I Die lets users create a posthumous message for loved ones on Facebook. The app's quirky promotional video caught Daphne Fletcher's eye....
| Feb 20, 2012
| 1:11 PM
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Officials with the Indiana State Department of Health have confirmed another case of measles in Central Indiana Monday.
The total number of confirmed cases has increased to 14.
Health officials said the most recent case was...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 6:28 AM
Services are being held today for three of the five people killed in a murder-suicide in a small farming town southwest of Kankakee.
Last Friday afternoon, Sara McMeen, 30, shot and killed her boyfriend, Daniel Warren, 29, and her three children: 8-...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 1:59 PM
The Newark funeral home where the late Whitney Houston was eulogized nearly two weeks ago, spoke out Thursday against speculation that the home was involved in the release of a shocking photo showing the singer lying in a casket that graced the cover of...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:48 AM
The names of 13 Hoosiers killed by tornadoes that swept through Southern Indiana were released Monday.
A total of 45 confirmed tornadoes swept across 11 states Friday. Fatalities were reported in Clark, Jefferson, Ripley, Scott and Washington Townships....
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Funeral arrangements have been set for a man who drowned in Belmont Harbor after disappearing early Saturday.
The body of Philip Patnaude, 28, was found Monday morning about 30 feet from the mouth of Belmont Harbor, in an area where police divers had...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 4:09 PM
SUMMERSVILLE, Mo. - On Friday hundreds of people stood in silence along a stretch of nearly 70 miles of road to honor a fallen soldier from Licking. Staff Sgt. Tyler J. Smith, 24, of Licking, Mo., died April 3, in Kandahar province, Afghanistan, of wounds...