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File photo of flowers at a funeral. (Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Funeral In Boston For Odin Lloyd, Man Police Say Was Killed By Hernandez

Hundreds of relatives, friends and well-wishers have wept together and hugged at the funeral of a semi-pro football player whose killing led to murder and weapons charges against former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez.

06/29/2013

Ben Wheeler Funeral (Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images)

Friends, Family Remember More Sandy Hook School Victims

A single bell tolled Thursday at the Connecticut funeral of a 6-year-old girl killed by a gunman at her elementary school, while a cardinal in New York compared a slain teacher to Jesus for giving up her life to protect others.

12/20/2012

Funeral of Victoria Soto (John Moore/Getty Images)

Third Day Of Funerals For Newtown Victims

For a third straight day Wednesday, funeral processions rolled through a grieving Connecticut town trying to make sense of the massacre of 20 first-graders and six adults in an elementary school less than two weeks before Christmas.

12/19/2012

Twenty seven wooden angles are viewed in a yard down the street from the Sandy Hook School on Dec. 16, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Conn. Governor Details Telling Families Of Deaths

An emotional Gov. Dannel P. Malloy recalled Monday how and why he decided to be the one to tell the families of the elementary school shooting victims that their loved ones were dead.

12/17/2012

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 05: Matthew and Madonna Badger watch as the caskets carrying the bodies of their three daughters arrive for funeral services on January 5, 2012 in New York City. Hundreds of people attended the service at St. Thomas Episcopal Church to remember Lilian Badger, 9, and her twin sisters Sarah and Grace, 7, who died in a fire in Stamford, CT along with their grandparents on Christmas morning. The girls' mother, Madonna Badger, and her friend Michael Borcina were the only survivors of the fire, attributed to a bag of smoldering ash and embers left in a first-floor mudroom. Officials reported the girls had wanted the ash out of the fireplace so that Santa Claus could come through the chimney.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

“My Girls Are In My Heart”

The mother of the three young girls who died during a Christmas morning fire delivered a heartbreaking eulogy to her “girl tribe” at their somber funeral in New York City on Thursday.

01/05/2012

Widow’s Home Robbed During Firefighter’s Funeral

Police are looking for a thief or thieves who broke into the Branford home of a longtime firefighter’s widow and stole about $10,000 worth of valuables while the woman was attending her husband’s funeral.

01/28/2011

Eight Month Sentence In Thefts From Deceased

Coventry funeral home director Kevin Riley has been sentenced to eight months in prison for stealing money and other valuables from dead people’s homes.

01/25/2011

Fallen Hartford Firefighter to Be Buried Next Week

There’s word the funeral for Hartford Fire Lt. Martin Dirrane will be next week. Former Deputy Chief Dan Nolan, who established a fund to return Dirrane’s body, tells the Hartford Courant, the remains are due […]

12/16/2010

Thousands Attend Funeral for Trooper Killed on Duty

By EVERTON BAILEY Jr., Associated Press Writer HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Thousands of police officers from across the country gathered Friday morning for the funeral of a Connecticut state trooper killed in a highway crash […]

09/10/2010

Arrangements for Wake, Funeral for Trooper Kenneth Hall

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A wake and funeral service are being held for a Connecticut state trooper killed during a motor vehicle stop on Interstate 91. Calling hours for 57-year-old Trooper Kenneth Hall are scheduled […]

09/08/2010

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