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2 hrs ago | KHOU-TV Houston

Service Saturday for Houston firefighter Groover

A memorial service will be held this weekend for a veteran Houston firefighter who died after suffering burns while battling a house blaze.


6 hrs ago | Hillingdon Times

Mother meets man 'saved' by her son

Freda Carter told the Daily Telegraph how she came across her son's anonymous transplant recipient at a memorial service A mother whose son died six years ago met the man his donor heart saved in what has been described as a "completely coincidental" moment.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Eileen Ford, maverick of the modeling industry, di...

Eileen Ford, the founder of the Ford Models who promoted the fresh-faced look of American women and set the stage for the phenomenon of celebrity super models, has died at the age of 92, the agency said on Thursday.


WVEC-TV Norfolk

Louisiana ruling on confession rankles Catholics

Catholics are decrying a recent Louisiana Supreme Court decision that reaches into the most sanctified of church places, the confessional booth.


Brandon Sun

Arraignment held for Detroit-area soccer player charged with murder in referee's death

A Detroit-area soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to the neck made an initial court appearance on a second-degree murder charge Thursday, the same day family and friends were saying a final goodbye to the referee.


The Leaf-Chronicle

Eileen Ford, founder of Ford Model Agency, dies

Modeling agency founder Eileen Ford, who shaped a generation's standards of beauty as she built an empire and launched the careers of Candice Bergen, Lauren Hutton, Jane Fonda and countless others, has died.


First singing, then tragedy at Maryland camp

Camp Executive Director Jon Bisset said Wednesday that the River Valley Ranch camp in Carroll County will review all its protocols after a 12-year-old camper died Tuesday night.


Detroit News

Hearing set for man charged with killing referee

A Dearborn soccer player accused of killing a referee with a punch to his neck is scheduled to appear in court.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

Fox News

Thousands of firefighters, others expected at funeral of NYC firefighter killed in blaze

Thousands of people are expected to attend the funeral of a New York City firefighter killed in a burning, cluttered apartment at a high-rise public housing building.


Lancashire Telegraph

Jayden Parkinson trial: Jurors retrace the steps of Jayden and Ben Blakeley when she died

JURORS have this morning retraced the route Ben Blakeley said he took with Pendle teenager Jayden Parkinson on December 3, the night she died.


ABC News

Service Held for 200 Whose Bodies Went Unclaimed

Clement died three years ago, but his body went unclaimed - one of 200 that filled a room at a Detroit morgue.


WISH-TV Indianapolis

Services set for slain Gary police officer

Kuiper Funeral Home says visitation for Patrolman Jeffrey Westerfield will be 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the Genesis Convention Center.



Cleanup from deadly storm starts in Eastern states

Residents in a number of Eastern states were cleaning up Wednesday, a day after being hit by severe storms, including a tornado in central New York that killed four and left survivors to pick through the debris from homes battered by winds of at least 100 mph.


Redditch Advertiser

Everyone in the pink, matey. On the instructions of brave and inspirational Sarah

PINK dresses, shirts, button holes and ties were the order of the day when family, friends and work colleagues packed Worcester Crematorium for a service of celebration and thanksgiving for the life of journalist Sarah Veall, who died after a lengthy battle against cancer.


The Republic

Pence orders memorials for officers who died

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has declared this week an official period of mourning after the loss of three law enforcement officers in the line of duty over eight days.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Mother, daughter among 3 dead in Central N.Y. storms

Three people died Tuesday night in a storm that tore through Central New York that was so severe it tore the roof off of a restaurant and left more than 55,000 without power.



Services set for lifeguard Ben Carlson, former Rancho Cucamonga...

NEWPORT BEACH >> Two services are scheduled Sunday for former Rancho Cucamonga resident Ben Carlson, a Newport Beach lifeguard who drowned last weekend attempting to save a swimmer.



OSBI asked to help investigate Tyrone slaying

The Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation says police in Tyrone have asked the agency to help investigate the death of a businessman who was found inside his business.


WPTZ-TV Plattsburgh

Dick Jones, voice of Pinocchio, dead at 87

The actor who gave voice to Pinocchio in Walt Disney's 1940 animation movie, died at his home Monday night, the Los Angeles County coroner's office said Tuesday.


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KHOU-TV Houston

Woman arrested after child's fatal fall from car

The mother of a 12-year-old North Texas girl who died after falling off the trunk of a moving car following a swimming outing has been arrested.