| Feb 14, 2012
| 2:20 PM
It's a fitting goodbye for a superstar with down home roots. Flown by Tyler Perry's private plane from LA to Newark, Whitney Houston's body arrived at the local funeral home in a golden hearse, accompanied by her Grammy Award winning mother Cissy, and...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Friends and family of Whitney Houston are preparing to say one final goodbye to the superstar on Saturday - and the city of Newark is preparing as well.
The service will be private, but Whitney Houston's millions of fans worldwide will be able to watch...
| Aug 27, 2012
Earlier this summer, Dan and Heather Simons started adding up the cost of school supplies for their son, who is entering first grade.
Glue stick, binder, crayons, lunch box — plus a backpack to carry everything — could easily run $20 to $30....
| Sep 13, 2012
| 11:58 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - People in developing countries with heart problems may not be able to afford new pacemakers, but a new study suggests devices removed during autopsies may have enough remaining battery life to be donated and used again....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 1:54 PM
Chicago police cleared out a Southwest Side funeral home today after a large group of friends of slain rap artist Lil Jojo gathered around his casket and nearly knocked it over.
The scene drew outrage from relatives of the slain 18-year-old and other...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 3:20 AM
A South Side woman has sued the struggling funeral home that was supposed to handle her mother’s funeral, claiming the business kept her mother’s body for more than 40 days after the funeral until the funeral home was shut down last week by...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 7:50 PM
Three more families have joined a lawsuit against a struggling South Side funeral home, claiming they waited months to receive the ashes of their loved ones, only to find the bodies were being stored in a building with no power.
There were nine bodies...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 1:59 PM
The Newark funeral home where the late Whitney Houston was eulogized nearly two weeks ago, spoke out Thursday against speculation that the home was involved in the release of a shocking photo showing the singer lying in a casket that graced the cover of...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 4:44 PM
Funeral arrangements have been set for a man who drowned in Belmont Harbor after disappearing early Saturday.
The body of Philip Patnaude, 28, was found Monday morning about 30 feet from the mouth of Belmont Harbor, in an area where police divers had...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 1:30 PM
Adam Lanza's mother was shot multiple times in the head, the state's medical examiner confirmed Sunday.
Authorities say Lanza then went on a rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School Friday, killing 20 children and six adults. Lanza, 20, shot himself once...
| Jan 4, 2011
Handsome Brad Womack is the first return bachelor ever. The show's first half-hour is spent reviewing his errant "Bachelor" past, in which he failed to propose to either of the two final women. “I watched the finale –- and I......