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Ground zero: A selfie stop for some, a cemetery for others


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Indigenous children’s remains turned over from Army cemetery


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Biden warns ‘democracy itself is in peril’ in Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery


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Democrats introduce bill to bar ‘twice impeached’ presidents from Arlington Cemetery burial


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Three-year-old boy abandoned with pet dog in Ohio cemetery at Christmas


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Chief hails ‘overwhelming’ response to boy found in cemetery


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New burial rules seek to extend Arlington Cemetery lifespan

New burial rules seek to extend Arlington Cemetery lifespanIn an effort to save dwindling space, the Army is proposing new rules to limit who can be buried at Arlington National Cemetery. Under the current rules, the cemetery would run out of space by the mid-2050s, the Army says. “Arlington National Cemetery is a national shrine for all Americans, but especially those who have served our great nation,” Acting Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy said in a statement.



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Slain gangster John Dillinger's body to be exhumed from Crown Hill Cemetery in Indiana

Slain gangster John Dillinger's body to be exhumed from Crown Hill Cemetery in IndianaNo reason was given for the exhumation. But there have been theories that it was not Dillinger who was killed outside a theater, but rather a double.



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French TV cuts Facebook live feed from Jewish cemetery after anti-Semitic abuse

French TV cuts Facebook live feed from Jewish cemetery after anti-Semitic abuse“Our country is confronted with a resurgence of anti-Semitism undoubtedly without precedent since the Second World War,” President Emmanuel Macron said later on Tuesday in an annual speech to Jewish leaders in France. France 3 television said it went live from the first cemetery in the village of Quatzenheim on Tuesday as President Emmanuel Macron was visiting to pay his respects after more than 90 graves were vandalized with swastikas and anti-Semitic abuse. “We are talking about explicit death threats, comments that were openly anti-Semitic and racist, including “Heil Hitler”, “dirty Jew” or “dirty Jews”, comments that were addressed at Emmanuel Macron and representatives of the Jewish community,” the channel said in a statement explaining its decision.



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Caretaker of neglected, bone-strewn cemetery is arrested

Caretaker of neglected, bone-strewn cemetery is arrestedA fuller picture of a cemetery in ghastly disarray emerged Thursday as the longtime caretaker of a graveyard in Connecticut's largest city was arrested and officials described in new detail shocking discoveries that included human bones and casket pieces scattered about.



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