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- Inequality in medieval Cambridge was 'recorded on the bones' of its residents
Evidence of 'skeletal trauma' among over 300 individuals from three very different cemeteries
reveals varying levels of physical hardship across the social spectrum of Cambridge, UK, between the 10th and 14th century.
Science Daily. Monday, 25 Jan 2021.
- Washington becomes the first state to offer HUMAN composting services
Herland Forest is a natural burial cemetery
and nonprofit research center based just north of the Columbia River Gorge in Klickitat County. Washington.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Obama, Bush and Clinton Accompany Biden to Arlington National Cemetery
In a show of solidarity with former leaders, President Joe Biden paid his respects at the Tomb of the Unknowns.
New York Times. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- WATCH: Wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery
Newly inaugurated President Joe Biden and former presidents lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
ABC News. Wednesday, 20 Jan 2021.
- Joe Biden inauguration theme will be 'America United'
After the inauguration, Biden, Harris and their spouses will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery
ABC News. Monday, 11 Jan 2021.
- Two Men Are Accused of Stealing Skulls From Florida Cemetery
The men said that they took the skulls to use in religious practices of Palo Mayombe, an African-Caribbean religion related to Santeria, according to the authorities.
New York Times. Monday, 11 Jan 2021.
- 17-year-old girl who was shot dead is found in Atlanta cemetery across the street from a church
A family in Ellenwood, Georgia is in mourning after a 17-year-old girl was found shot to death at a cemetery
in Atlanta on Sunday.
Daily Mail. Monday, 11 Jan 2021.
- Florida men arrested for stealing remains of veterans for 'ritual'
One of the suspects allegedly described cemeteries
as "shopping centers."
Fox News. Sunday, 10 Jan 2021.
- Black family works to restore roughly 200-year-old cemetery in Texas
Deep in the piney woods of East Texas is CBS News producer Rodney Hawkins's family history.
CBS News. Tuesday, 5 Jan 2021.
- Pierre Cardin: French fashion designer buried in Paris
The renowned designer was buried in a private ceremony at Paris's Montmartre Cemetery
BBC News. Saturday, 2 Jan 2021.
- Ohio boy abandoned at cemetery before Christmas reunited with dad, dog
An Ohio 3-year-old found abandoned in a cemetery
with his dog just days before Christmas has been reunited with both his father and the dog, police said Thursday.
Fox News. Friday, 1 Jan 2021.
- Ohio Boy Abandoned In Cemetery Before Christmas Receives Support From Community
'We are going to load the sleigh and make one final stop to see [sic] our little friend'
Daily Caller. Thursday, 31 Dec 2020.
- New Legislation Seeks to Protect the U.S.' Historic Black Cemeteries
Now headed to the House, a bill passed by the Senate paves the way for the creation of the African American Burial Grounds Network
Smithsonian. Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020.
- CBS News producer's mission to restore his family's cemetery reveals country's buried past
The fight for social justice has breathed new life into community efforts across the country to preserve historic Black cemeteries
CBS News. Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020.
- Headstones With Nazi Swastikas Removed From National Cemetery In Texas
The stones marked the grave of two German POWs from World War II.
Forbes. Wednesday, 23 Dec 2020.
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