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- Man whose wife died in El Paso shooting gets new car after SUV was stolen
Antonio Basco received a new car from an El Paso car dealership after his SUV was stolen and wrecked hours after his wife's funeral
over the weekend. His wife was one of the victims in the Walmart shooting.
CBS News. Thursday, 22 Aug 2019.
- Devastated mother, 25, tells how the first funeral she ever attended was for her own baby
Jade Smith from Raynes Park in south London has bravely spoken out about the moment a midwife turned to her during her 36 week scan and told her that her baby had died.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019.
- Climate change: Iceland holds funeral for melted glacier
It's thought Okjokull is the country's first glacier to be lost as a result of climate change, following the hottest July ever recorded.
BBC News. Wednesday, 21 Aug 2019.
- El Paso shooting widower receives new car after old one stolen following wife's funeral
Antonio Basco was emotional after a car dealership replaced his SUV which was stolen and vandalized. He buried his wife who died in the El Paso shooting the day before it was taken.
Daily Mail. Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019.
- El Paso victim's husband given new SUV to replace stolen vehicle
Antonio Basco's SUV was stolen and wrecked hours after his wife's funeral, but a local car dealership stepped up to help in a big way
CBS News. Tuesday, 20 Aug 2019.
- Icelanders Hold Funeral For Extinct Glacier
for extinct glacier
Daily Caller. Monday, 19 Aug 2019.
- El Paso shooting widower, who invited public to wife's funeral, has SUV stolen, wrecked
A tow truck driver said he took it back to Antonio Basco's home for free after recognizing his name from media coverage of the shooting.
ABC News. Monday, 19 Aug 2019.
- Iceland holds funeral for 700-year-old glacier killed by climate change - CNET
Iceland's Okjokull glacier spanned 15 square miles in 1901. Now it spans less than half a square mile.
CNET. Monday, 19 Aug 2019.
- El Paso Shooting: Hundreds Of Strangers Come To Mourn With Widower At Wife's Funeral
"Never had so much love in my life," Antonio Basco said Friday as hundreds of people whom he had never met showered him with hugs, blessings and support.
NPR. Saturday, 17 Aug 2019.
- 'We're all a family': Thousands attend service for El Paso shooting victim
Thousands are expected to attend the funeral
for Margie Reckard, who was killed in the El Paso shooting. Her husband, Antonio Basco, invited strangers to join him.
ABC News. Saturday, 17 Aug 2019.
- Partner of El Paso shooting victim overwhelmed by hundreds of strangers at funeral
Hundreds of strangers braved 100-degree heat on Friday to pay respects to a woman they had never met, but had died tragically in the El Paso shooting, leaving behind only her longtime companion.
Fox News. Saturday, 17 Aug 2019.
- El Paso shooting: Man shocked as hundreds attend wife's funeral
Antonio Basco asked members of the community to attend after his wife was killed in El Paso, Texas.
BBC News. Saturday, 17 Aug 2019.
- His Only Relative Died In El Paso. Now, Her Funeral May Draw Hundreds Of Strangers
Antonio Basco asked the funeral
home planning his wife's service to invite the public. Now, the mayor of El Paso, a U.S. congresswoman and many others are expected to attend.
NPR. Wednesday, 14 Aug 2019.
- El Paso Shooting Widower Invites Public to Wife's Funeral
An El Paso, Texas man whose wife was killed in the mass shooting last weekend invited the public to attend her funeral.
Newsmax. Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
- Funerals begin for mass shooting victims in Dayton, El Paso
are being held Saturday for some of the victims of mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio, El Paso, Texas, and Mexico. Meanwhile, more than 100 people marched through El Paso to demand gun reform.
CBC News. Saturday, 10 Aug 2019.
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