Remi Ochlik

The coffin of journalist Marie Colvin of the Sunday Times is carried on to an ambulance in Damascus on March 3, 2012. (Photo credit: ANWAR AMRO/AFP/Getty Images)

Body Of Slain Journalist Marie Colvin Turned Over To Embassy Officials In Syria

Colvin, a Long Island native who worked for Britain’s Sunday Times, was killed along with French photographer late last month during shelling inside the besieged city of Homs.

03/03/2012

Rosemarie Colvin of East Norwich, Long Island holds a photo of her daughter, slain journalist Marie Colvin on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 (credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Red Cross Has Body Of L.I. Native & Journalist Killed In Syria

The Red Cross said Friday that it is transporting the remains of American reporter Marie Colvin, originally of Oyster Bay, and French photographer Remi Ochlik to Damascus.

03/02/2012