Long Island Cemetery Again Under Fire, This Time For Gravesite MaintenanceA Long Island cemetery that messed up by burying people in the wrong plots is now allegedly neglecting to care for gravesites that families say they spent thousands of dollars on.
New York State Legislature May Soon Vote On Legalizing Human Composting As A Burial OptionNew York could become one of the first states to give loved ones a controversial burial option.
Remains Of Missing Korean War Soldier From Brooklyn Buried In Farmingdale Cemetery Next To MomThe remains of a New York City soldier missing from the Korean War will be buried next to the mother who ached for his return.
NYC Woman Pays To Give Homeless Man Proper BurialRichard Coleman died last month, and with no next of kin, he was to be buried in Potter's Field, the city's public cemetery.
Nelson Mandela Buried In South AfricaNelson Mandela was buried Sunday after a funeral ceremony that included a 21-gun salute.
Change In State Regs Will Allow New Yorkers To Be Buried With Their PetsThe 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.
N.Y. Pet Cemeteries Can Now Bury Human AshesA new state regulation allows pet cemeteries to bury human ashes along with deceased pets.
Long Deceased Slave Given Funeral, Burial Plans Made In ConnecticutA slave who died more than 200 years ago in Connecticut but was never buried has finally been given a funeral and will be laid to rest.
Woman Turns Up Alive In Philadelphia 13 Days After FuneralA woman showed up very much alive nearly two weeks after her family members thought they had buried her in Trenton. The case has caused confusion, embarrassment, and outrage.
Bloomberg, Bill Clinton To Eulogize Former Mayor Ed KochPer Koch's request, three flags will be on display during the service - the American flag, the Israeli flag and the flag of the City of New York. The service will end with the playing of a "hymn-like" slower version of "New York, New York."
Whitney Houston Laid To Rest SundayThe 48-year-old singer died Feb. 11 in California, hours before she was to attend a pre-Grammy Awards party.
Exclusive: Pastor Reflects On Whitney Houston's Funeral, BurialPastor Joe Carter presided over Whitney Houston's funeral Saturday. After attending her private burial Sunday, he spoke exclusively with CBS 2, sharing his thoughts on the emotional weekend.
Supreme Court Rejects 9/11 Families' AppealThe 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.
Gunman In Fatal NYC Shooting On The LooseInvestigators said someone firing shots from the roof of a building in Gravesend Friday night sent two bullets tearing through the roof of Jorge Martinez's white Ford van as he was driving along Avenue X.