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DEATH AND DYING
Emerging Rapper Lil Peep Dies At Age 21
His emo- and rock-influenced music attracted a large online audience.
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NFL Star Announces His Baby's Death In Devastating Message After Game
Marquise Goodwin caught a long touchdown pass in a game hours after his newborn son died.
7 Things You Should Know About The Death Penalty, Even If You Support It
President Donald Trump called for the suspect in a New York City attack to be put to death.
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Fats Domino, Legendary Singer And Pianist, Dead At 89
The rock 'n' roll pioneer was known for hits like “Ain’t That a Shame” and “I’m Walkin’.”
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Fires Leave 'Ash And Bones' Behind In CA
The death toll in the northern California wildfires has climbed past 30, making them the deadliest in the state’s history. But authorities warn the figure will rise, as they struggle to bring the blaze under control.
Puerto Rico's Official Death Toll Hits 39, With The Final Number Still Unknown
The island's top public safety official neither confirmed nor denied media reports of many uncounted deaths.
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Man Lived With Corpses Of Mom, Twin Brother For A Year, Police Say
"I am not some nut ball," Robert James Kuefler said.
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'Let's Make A Deal' Host Monty Hall Dies At 96
Son Richard Hall said his father died at home in Beverly Hills, California, likely of heart failure.
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These U.S. Hurricanes Were The Deadliest
As Florida braces for Hurricane Irma, here’s a look at some of the deadliest hurricanes to ever strike the U.S.
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Could Irma Become One Of The Most Catastrophic Hurricanes In U.S. History?
As Florida prepares for Hurricane Irma, here’s a look at some of the deadliest hurricanes to ever strike the U.S.
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Colombian Guerrilla Group Admits To Killing Russian-Armenian Hostage
The ELN says Arsen Voskanyan was killed during an attempt to flee the group's custody.
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6 Family Members, Including 4 Children, Found Dead In Van Swept Away By Harvey Floods
Samuel Saldivar, who escaped, had been driving his relatives to safety when their vehicle was overtaken by the water.
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Building Resilience in Kids After Loss
One Fit Widow
The single hardest thing for me to accept on that fateful night after being told of his plane crash, where the countless
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'Texas Chain Saw Massacre' Director Tobe Hooper Dead At 74
The acclaimed horror director died Saturday.
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Americans Are Opting For Cremation Over Burial At The Highest Rate Ever
America's changing religious landscape may be a factor affecting funeral practices.
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Swiss Couple Found Frozen On Glacier Is Buried After 75 Years
"The family can at last stop asking the question: ‘What happened to them?’”
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What Made Sheryl Sandberg Give Herself Permission To Date Again
Her late husband’s family actually brought it up.
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Mark Hamill Expertly Mocks The Fake News Of His Own Death
"Truly a legend in his own mind."
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When Loved Ones Die At Home, Family Caregivers Pay The Price
This is not the work of a benevolent medical system.
Science: How Clergy Can Help Believers Die A ‘Good Death’
David Briggs writes the Ahead of the Trend column on religion ...
U.S. clergy may be increasing the sting of death for many members of their flocks. Two new studies find that many clergy
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What 10 Days In Death Taught Me About Living
Janine Shepherd is an author, speaker and aerobatic pilot. Her...
“You are not your body. Within us all is the choice to create new dreams. Be defined not by what you’ve lost, but instead
Hospice Doctor Describes What Happens The Moment After We Die
"There's a lingering."
To My Wife On Her First Mother’s Day After The Death Of Her Child
Josh White is a husband and father, a traveler, a bridge playe...
It is choosing to be a family even though it is not easy.
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Burying The Bodies After Politically Charged Killings
For decades, the Hughes Family Tribute Center has celebrated the lives of victims of violent crime.
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The Most Important Lesson This Hospice Doctor Can Teach Us About Death
Dr. B.J. Miller tells Oprah what he's learned in his years working with terminally ill patients.
What Donald Trump Taught Me About Love
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I was mourning my husband's death and the loss of America as I knew it.
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