| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:53 PM
MEXICO CITY -- The Mexican Navy says it is "100% certain" that it was Heriberto Lazcano, notorious leader of the notorious Zeta paramilitary cartel, who was killed in a shootout with marines over the weekend. But try telling that to the average Mexican....
| Oct 31, 2012
| 9:24 AM
State authorities have suspended the license of a funeral home in Sacramento – effectively shutting it down – after receiving complaints that bodies were unaccounted for or remains were not delivered....
| Dec 5, 2012
| 5:32 AM
The ashes of nearly 2,000 people who were never identified or whose bodies were never claimed by family members in Los Angeles County will be buried in a single grave in Boyle Heights Tuesday....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Chicago police cleared out a Southwest Side funeral home today after a large group of friends of slain rap artist Lil Jojo gathered around his casket and nearly knocked it over.
The scene drew outrage from relatives of the slain 18-year-old and other...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 10:56 AM
A former funeral home director is facing hundreds of charges related to stealing funds from grieving customers. Boyd Lee Myers Jr., 51, the former funeral director of Myers Funeral Home, Inc., at 37 East Main Street, is accused of misappropriating "pre-...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 7:59 AM
Heroin appears to have claimed the life of another young person in Naperville, police said.
Just days after losing their son, the family of 20-year-old John C. Kacena already is looking to help other parents whose children are struggling with addiction,...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Dozens of mourners gathered outside a Crystal Lake funeral home today as the remains of John Larimer were returned home after the Navy intelligence officer was killed in the Colorado movie theater shooting last week.
Some mourners stood with their...
| Aug 5, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Funeral arrangements have been finalized for a Holland Marine who was killed in Afghanistan last Sunday.
Twenty-seven-year-old Gunnery Sergeant Daniel J. Price from Holland died around 10:40 a.m. local time last Sunday while conducting combat...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 11:15 AM
A South Carolina funeral home is including a Starbucks Coffee shop in a planned expansion of their facilities, WSPA reports.
The Starbucks will reside in an area the Robinson Funeral Home in Easley has aptly named the "Coffee Corner," and is part of an...
| Aug 1, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Charles E. Newby, 73, of Lancaster, died July 30 at his residence.
Born May 25, 1939 in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Seldon Newby and Minerva Humphry Guy. He was a farmer, a member and Captain of the Buckeye Fire Department and a...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 2:13 PM
Funeral homes are less than lively places, to say the least. So, it kinda makes since that Chris Robinson's decided his South Carolina funeral home needed a little "perking up!" What better way to send your loved ones off, than sipping on a Starbucks iced...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 10:05 AM
Spc. Cameron J. Stambaugh, age 20, was killed in action while serving his country in Afghanistan on July 8, 2012.
Cameron was born in York on May 28, 1992. He graduated from Spring Grove Area High School class of 2010. He proudly served his country...