Mourners pack funeral for 8 of 20 killed in NY limo crash
AMSTERDAM, N.Y. (AP) - Mourners at a funeral for four sisters and their family members killed in a New York limousine crash were assured Saturday that their loved ones can still see their tears and feel their heartache On a damp, chilly day, hundreds of people packed the pews of an old brick church in Amsterdam at the service for eight of the 20 people killed last Saturday when the limousine they hired for a 30th birthday celebration crashed. The stretch limo barreled…
Mourners pay respects to Cummings during wake before funeral
BALTIMORE (AP) - The body of congressman and civil rights champion Elijah Cummings returned Friday to the church where he worshipped in his beloved Baltimore for a final farewell Former Presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton are among the scheduled speakers for the funeral Friday at New Psalmist Baptist Church, where Cummings worshipped for nearly four decades. His bishop, Walter S. Thomas Jr., will deliver the…
Commission learning what caused and didn't cause massacre
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The state commission investigating the Florida high school massacre is learning about what happened before, during and after the shooting, but perhaps even more importantly what didn't happen Suspect Nikolas Cruz had an extensive school disciplinary and mental health record and may have received much leniency, but his diversion into a Broward County schools program for problem students didn't make it…
Christchurch harbored white supremacists before massacre
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) - The leafy New Zealand city where a self-proclaimed racist fatally shot 50 people at mosques during Friday prayers is known for its picturesque meandering river and English heritage. For decades, Christchurch has also been the center of the country's small but persistent white supremacist movement An expert on such fringe groups says it's probably more than coincidence that the accused mosque…
Judge: Public defender must represent massacre defendant
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A public defender must continue representing the former student charged in last year's Florida high school massacre, a judge ruled Friday, saying it's unlikely that Nikolas Cruz will actually receive a large inheritance left by his late mother Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer rejected a request from Broward County public defenders to make Cruz hire private attorneys with the $432,000 before taxes…
Students say they reported threats before school massacre
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two students told investigators they reported the Florida high school shooting suspect to an administrator for making threats but felt they were not taken seriously,
MSU hockey commemorates national title before another OT loss
Excitement levels were through the roof as the Minot State men’s hockey team lifted its second ACHA Division I National Championship banner to the rafters of Maysa Arena. The No. 1-ranked Beavers celebrated its 2018-19 national title, but that energy and emotion fell flat on the ice. No. 17-ranked Jamestown ruined the festivities with a […]
Right Hand Auburn commemorates first 100 days of shelter
Local charity Right Hand Auburn celebrated the first 100 days of their shelter on E Street opening and servicing the needs of the homeless in the area. Donor and investor Dick Azevedo covered the costs of the charity ball held commemorating the event at The Ridge Golf Club, so that all proceeds of the night could go directly to Right Hand. “There are so many people here who have needs, and if we’re lucky enough to give and help, we should, don’t you…
How to commemorate those who served at Veterans Days events in the Inland Empire
Apple Valley: Rock Springs Retirement Community, 20594 Bear Valley Road, will host a Veterans Day celebration from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Friday. Information: call 760-247-1766Big Bear: The American…
The Holocaust and American Indian massacres: Teachers in Billings learn from history's tragedies
As an educator, Lacy Watson has invested in not just learning about, but learning from the worst of history. She once attended a special Holocaust training program that included a
Visitors pay respects at Columbine memorial 20 years after massacre
LITTLETON, Colo. — A steady stream of people are visiting a memorial to the 13 people killed at Columbine High School 20 years ago ahead of a
Review Times » Ohio Family Members Plead For Tips To Solve Massacre Of 8
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio a year ago Geneva Rhoden, who lost two sons, three grandchildren and a nephew in the slayings, said she is begging anyone with information to come forward. Rhoden said in a released Friday by the Ohio Attorney General’s Office there has to be someone out there with information. Rhoden’s daughter, Teresa Grebing, says in the video her brothers were good people who…
Commission learning what caused, didn't cause Parkland high school massacre
FORT LAUDERDALE — The state commission investigating the Parkland high school massacre is learning about what happened before, during and after the
How the NRA’s aggressive stand after the Newtown massacre divided its leaders
The group's aggressive posture after the killing of 20 children showcased the symbiotic relationship between NRA chief Wayne LaPierre and its longtime ad firm.
Authorities believe the man accused of killing 26 people and injuring about 20 others at a Texas church shot himself following a car wreck. Wilson County Sheriff Joe D. Tackitt Jr. tells CBS News that police found Devin Patrick Kelley dead inside his vehicle Sunday shortly after the shootings in Sutherland Springs. SPOTLIGHT
For months, he said his wife was too busy to answer the phone. A massacre revealed the truth.
The mobile homes on Juanita Way are slotted tightly together, part of a community in Tarpon Springs, Florida, where retirees fleeing from the iron winters up north can kick up their feet and enjoy the Florida sun. Richard and Laura Ivancic, 71 and 59, respectively, fit in. Originally from Cleveland, the couple had lived for some time in a small house with mint-green siding, along with their 25-year-old son, Nicholas, and three small dogs - Buddy, Boomer and Bailey But last December, little…
'Watchmen' director on Tulsa Race Massacre: 'I was ashamed to learn ... it's real' through a...
Nicole Kassell is the executive producer/director of "Watchmen," and she directed the pilot, including the staging of the Tulsa Race Massacre, that premieres on HBO on Sunday, Oct. 20.
How Srebrenica's survivors view Aleppo
Survivors of the Srebrenica massacre reflect on Aleppo and say that no lessons have been learned.
How Mourners Are Judged By Their Crying
In our culture we complicate mourning often by judging the amount of crying or emotional outbursts we observe. If the mourner is crying and being openly expressive, we might say that obviously they…
Why The Thinker should be called The Mourner
Grief is ubiquitous in art – one curator even has suggested The Thinker should be called The Mourner. Alastair Sooke takes a look at its history.