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Surveillance video of a man wanted for stealing ashes from a Connecticut funeral home. (credit: CBS 2)

Funeral Home Director: Connecticut Couple Steals Son’s Ashes

The funeral home director said he thought the couple was there to pay off their balance, but the father is seen on surveillance video going to a cabinet, holding his son’s ashes and then taking off.

03/07/2014

Lorraine Trivone And Father Nicholas

Staten Island Woman Furious After Postal Service Loses Track Of Her Father’ Ashes

A Staten Island woman was waiting Friday evening for a very meaningful package that appeared to have been lost in the mail.

02/21/2014

Pet cemetery in Hartsdale, N.Y. (file/credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Change In State Regs Will Allow New Yorkers To Be Buried With Their Pets

The practice of burying an owners ashes with a pet was allowed, and then it wasn’t. Now, it is allowed again but restrictions have been placed on cemetery owners.

09/18/2013

(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

B&C Morning Show: Monetizing, Memorializing And Snorting Boomer’s Ashes

Craig was thrilled to hear the kind words Alex Rodriguez had for his teammate Mariano Rivera after he collected career save No. 600.

WFAN–09/14/2011

An Urn - File / Photo: Johannes Simon/Getty Images

Cops: CT Man Stole Girlfriend’s Grandmother’s Ashes

Connecticut State Police say 37-year-old Mark Kzakrzeski of Southbury was carrying a pistol when he stole the urn during a fight Friday at the woman’s home in Oxford.

01/17/2011

A worker searches through the debris field from the south tower of the World Trade Center - New York, NY - Mar 7, 2002 - Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Supreme Court Rejects 9/11 Families’ Appeal

The relatives of victims of the 9/11 attacks have lost their bid to get proper burial for material taken from the WTC site because it could contain the ashes of victims.

10/04/2010