Matthew and Marissa Weippert (credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Congressman Calls For Parental Bereavement To Be Added To Family And Medical Leave Act

Rep. Steve Israel has called for allowing 12 weeks of paid leave for parents coping with the death of a child, which is currently not covered under the 1993 law.


Tips on finding the best pet from the ASPCA

Local Pet Owners Seek Closure With Funerals For Deceased Animals

The loss of a pet can be a devastating experience, and a rising number of people are treating that loss the same way that they would treat the death of any other family member.


Jose Reyes

Mets Place Reyes On Bereavement List

The Mets have lost another player this week, this time they will be without shortstop Jose Reyes who has been placed on the bereavement list.