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Motorcade procession for late Philadelphia Police Sgt. James O'Connor
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Mike DeNardo
March 20, 2020 - 11:39 am
Dozens of police cars and motorcycles made their way across Northeast Philadelphia Friday morning to honor the life of Philadelphia Police Sgt. James O'Connor, who was killed last week on duty. However, his funeral is postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Hassan Elliott
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 19, 2020 - 1:22 pm
Authorities have charged Hassan Elliott with the murder of Philadelphia Police Officer James O’Connor. Read more here.
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Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
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Mark Abrams
March 17, 2020 - 12:04 pm
The Diocese of Camden and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia are suspending public weekday and Sunday Masses in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Cpl. James O'Connor
Philadelphia Police Department
Mark Abrams
March 17, 2020 - 9:42 am
Funeral services for Cpl. James O'Connor, the SWAT officer who was killed in the line of duty in Frankford last Friday, have been postponed indefinitely because of coronavirus restrictions on large gatherings. Read more here.
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Mike Fitzpatrick memorial service
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Jim Melwert
January 10, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Hundreds of people paid their final respects to former Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, who died on Monday at the age of 56 after a long battle with melanoma. Read more here.
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Coffins of Gen. Qassem Soleimani and others who were killed in Iraq by a U.S. drone strike, are carried on a truck surrounded by mourners during a funeral procession, in the city of Kerman, Iran, Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020.
AP Photo
AP News
January 07, 2020 - 12:22 pm
A stampede broke out Tuesday at a funeral for a top Iranian general slain in a U.S. airstrike, and at least 56 people were killed and more than 200 were injured as thousands thronged the procession, Iranian news reports said. Read more here.
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Roberto Parra carries the remains of his son Matias Alejandro alongside his wife Maria Isabel Parra and daughter Alejandra Parra at San Sebastian municipality cemetery before burying him in Maracaibo, Venezuela, Nov. 27, 2019.
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AP News
December 27, 2019 - 10:55 am
Death has become an overwhelming financial burden for many of Venezuela's poorest, who already struggle to find dignity in life. They scrape together food and shelter needed to get through each day, and a relative's death can become the breaking point. Read more here.
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William O'Leary
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
AP News
December 24, 2019 - 12:12 pm
The former director of a Delaware County funeral home allegedly stole nearly $900,000 from customers who thought they were pre-paying for the burial of family members. Read more here.
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Elijah Cummings funeral
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AP News
October 24, 2019 - 1:25 pm
The late Rep. Elijah Cummings was hailed as the "North Star" for fellow House Democrats as congressional leaders and colleagues paid tribute to him at a Capitol ceremony Thursday. Read more here.
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Luke Perry
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May 06, 2019 - 1:10 pm
By Harmeet Kaur (CNN) — When Luke Perry was laid to rest in Tennessee last month, he was buried in a mushroom suit , according to his daughter, Sophie Perry. The daughter of the "Beverly Hills 90210" actor revealed the detail in an Instagram post Friday. "In December I went to San Francisco with...
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