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- Slain Delaware police officer honored by fellow law enforcement officials at funeral
was held Monday for the Delaware police officer who died at the hospital last month after suffering head injuries while responding to a call for help at a housing subdivision.
Fox News. Monday, 10 May 2021.
- Navy vet's mom denied visa to attend son's funeral in U.S.
When a U.S. Navy veteran died at the age of 22, his mother was thousands of miles away in Vietnam. Her requests for a visa to attend her son's funeral
in the U.S. ...
CBS News. Sunday, 9 May 2021.
- Adorable pup gets extravagant funeral, obituary for being a good boy
Dexter Beville, a 7-year-old pug from Allentown who died April 27 from an apparent illness, received an over-the-top funeral
this week according to a Facebook post from his owner.
Fox News. Sunday, 9 May 2021.
- Zulu war of succession: Hundreds of warriors escort Queen Mantfombi's body through Johannesburg
Hundreds of Zulu warriors with cowhide shields escorted the queen's body through the streets of Johannesburg on Wednesday ahead of a private funeral
held in the ancestral lands today.
Daily Mail. Thursday, 6 May 2021.
- Zulu Queen: Hundreds of mourners hold parade ahead of funeral
South Africa's Zulu nation awaits a decision on who will succeed the queen, who died last month.
BBC News. Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
- Ancient child grave was Africa's earliest funeral
A young child buried in a cave 78,000 years ago is the earliest known funeral
BBC News. Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
- NYPD cop is posthumously promoted to detective at funeral after he was killed by 'drunk driver'
Hundreds of mourners gathered Tuesday to pay their respects to NYPD Highway Officer Anastasios Tsakos at St. Paraskevi Greek Orthodox Shrine Church in Greenlawn, New York.
Daily Mail. Wednesday, 5 May 2021.
- After Deadly Border Clashes, Kyrgyz, Tajiks Return Home And Mourn
were held on both sides of the Tajik-Kyrgyz border after armed clashes on April 28-29 claimed more than 50 lives. The fighting erupted amid tensions over water facilities in disputed territory. ...
Radio Liberty. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
- Service Corporation (SCI) Q1 Earnings Top Estimates, Revenues Up
Service Corporation's (SCI) first-quarter 2021 results gain from increased funeral
and cemetery revenues.
Zacks. Tuesday, 4 May 2021.
- Watch Live: Andrew Brown Jr.'s funeral
Community members continue to demand the release of bodycam footage showing the fatal police shooting of the 42-year-old Black man.
CBS News. Monday, 3 May 2021.
- 'Deeply painful restrictions' on funeral mourner numbers to be lifted this month
The legal limit on the number of mourners at funerals
will be lifted on 17 May, the government has confirmed.
Sky News. Monday, 3 May 2021.
- Funerals begin for Israel stampede victims as children including boy, 9, listed among dead
The first funerals
have been taking place for victims of a stampede disaster at a crowded religious festival in northern Israel.
Sky News. Friday, 30 Apr 2021.
- Funeral pyres burn. Gravediggers know no rest. India's COVID-19 crisis is a 'nightmare'
Infections and deaths continue to climb at alarming rates as India's second COVID-19 wave threatens to topple its healthcare system.
Los Angeles Times. Wednesday, 28 Apr 2021.
- Factors to Note Before Service Corporation's (SCI) Q1 Earnings
Service Corporation's (SCI) first-quarter performance is likely to have gained from higher core revenues in the Funeral
and Cemetery segments.
Zacks. Wednesday, 28 Apr 2021.
- Parents of Man Killed by Police Seek Mental Health System Improvements
On the day of his funeral, the parents of a man killed by Dallas Police Monday spoke out Friday about the mental health system in Dallas that they say failed him. Edgar Tirado Sr. ...
NBC. Saturday, Apr 24 2021.
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