Monday, April 21, 2014


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Kevin Sharp
Country music singer...
Rubin Carter
Boxer spent years wrongfully incarcerated for murder...
John Houbolt
Engineer vital to 1969 moon landing...

Legends & Legacies

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Lovin' the Louvin Brothers

Lovin' the Louvin Brothers


Grand Ole Opry stars of the 1950s and '60s, the Louvin Brothers were known for their distinctive "close harmony" singing, with Ira Louvin on high tenor and mandolin and his brother Charlie on lead vocals and guitar...

Columbine: 15 Years Later

Columbine: 15 Years Later


On April 20, 1999, two armed teenagers stormed their high school in Littleton, Colo., killing 12 students and a teacher before killing themselves...

Larry Walters: The Flying Man

Larry Walters: The Flying Man


In July 1982, a truck driver named Larry Walters decided to follow his dream. That dream was flying, something Walters knew precious little about. Today, on what would have been his 65th birthday, we bring you the story of his amazing flight...

What to Say – and Not Say – to the Bereaved

When someone you care about is grieving, it's hard to find the right words. Learn how to write a condolence note and get tips on providing comfort and support in times of loss.
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What You Need to Know Before the Funeral

Get expert advice on funeral and memorial service planning, funeral customs in different faiths, what to wear to a funeral, and more.
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How to Write an Obituary or Eulogy

Writing an obituary or eulogy can be a daunting task, but our experts are here to help. Get advice on what (and who) to include in the obituary, how to write a meaningful eulogy, and more.
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2014 Memorial Site
2014 Remembering celebrities who died and the year's notable deaths
Veterans Memorial Site | Image Source: Flickr Creative Commons/Beverly & Pack
Veterans Paying tribute to veterans of the U.S. Armed Forces
Washington Mudslide Memorial Site | AP Photo / Ted S. Warren
Washington Mudslide Dedicated to all who died in the mudslide near Oso, Wash.