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  1. Scotmid profits drop amid squeeze at tillsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    Scotmid, Scotland's largest independent retail co-operative, has blamed a continuing consumer squeeze for a 25% fall in its operating profits last year to 4.5 million.


  2. Bertha McCartyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Bradford Today

    Bertha McCarty 104, formerly of Derrick Road, passed away Thursday, April 24, 2014 at the Pavilion @ BRMC. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc. Online condolences may be made at


  3. Graves for fat people to be installed in Lincolnshire cemetery amidst obesity crisis fearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Super-sized graves to be installed in cemetery for fat people amid fears of growing 'obesity crisis' Super-sized graves dedicated solely for obese people are set to be installed at a cemetery amid fears of a growing 'obesity crisis' - and they will be near the road so the undertakers don't have far to carry the body.


  4. Dead People Get Life-Like Poses at Their FuneralsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | ABC News

    The belle of the ball wore a pink feather boa and held a glass of champagne at a party earlier this week, never mind the fact that she was dead.


  5. Eagle Granite Gears Up for the ICCFA Convention in VegasRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... Vegas, Nevada. The ICCFA's annual convention is one of the most celebrated events of the year for those in the death care industry. The ICCFA Annual Convention & Exposition will be held at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. It's one of ...


  6. John P. Brooks Launches Online Service at North Dallas Funeral HomeRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    John P. Brooks is highly regarded veteran of the funeral business and has just launched his new site as a one-stop shop for everything funeral related.


  7. Investor Alert: Levi & Korsinsky, LLP Notifies Investors of Schawk,...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | World News Report

    A complaint was filed in Delaware state court. Click here to learn more go to , or call: 877-363-5972.


  8. Southern California "Mompreneur" Creates a Green Burial Option to...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | SBWire

    Today's earth-conscious consumers finally have a burial option that is not just green, but also affordable.


  9. SKorea ferry toll hits 156 as search gets tougherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | West Hawaii Today

    A mother, center, of a passenger aboard the sunken ferry Sewol in the water off the southern coast cries after confirming her daughter's name on the list of the victims found dead at a port in Jindo, South Korea, Wednesday, April 23, 2014.


  10. South Korea Ferry Toll Hits 159 As Relatives WaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WTVF Nashville

    Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll neared 160 and relatives of the more than 140 still missing pressed the government to finish the grim task of recovery soon.


  11. Grady RathboneRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    A native of Haywood County, he was the son of the late Arthur and Nancy Packet Rathbone.


  12. Barry And District News: Independent Service: Windsor Road UrcRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    AS part of their commitment to provide a high level of service, local independent family run funeral directors Lyndsay Ellis at The Vale Funeral Service now has its own independent service chapel located on Windsor Road, Barry.


  13. South Korea ferry toll hits 159 as divers plunge deeper into submerged ferry to reach victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Vancouver Sun

    Looming in the background is a sensitive issue: When to bring in the cranes and begin the salvage effort by cutting up and raising the submerged vessel Yellow ribbons decorate the main gate of Danwon High School in Ansan, south of Seoul, on Thursday, April 24, 2014 as signs of hope for safe return of missing students aboard the sunken ferry boat ... (more)


  14. Greenwood Funeral Homes & CremationRead the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    This Funeral Homes & Cemeteries ad in Dallas - Fort Worth may contain time-sensitive information and offers. Please check with Greenwood Funeral Homes & Cremation to confirm availability.


  15. Harry O. HarmanRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lexington County Chronicle

    Funeral services for Harry O. Harman, 79, was held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at St. Stephen's Evangelical Lutheran Church with Rev.


  16. Area's Largest Easter Sunrise Service Draws Over 1,000 Early Risers to...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    The 62nd annual Easter Sunrise Service at Rose Hills Memorial Park drew over 1,000 early risers on Sunday, April 20, 2014.


  17. Ferry toll hits 159 as relatives waitRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Review

    Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll neared 160 and relatives of the more than 140 still missing pressed the government to finish the grim task of recovery soon.


  18. The business of death: life as a small town funeral directorRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | ABC News

    Mark Bennett often talks to his clients. "I talk to them, things like 'oh Mrs so-and-so, can I just pop this dress on you'," he said.


  19. Meet the funeral directors: The changing face of our oldest industryRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    When he first became an undertaker, nearly 40 years ago, the age-old business of death was a fairly straightforward affair for Gareth Jenkins.


  20. Obituary for Olden GoinsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Olden Goins, 80, of Chattanooga, departed this life Wednesday, April 23, 2014. He retired from Dixie Yarn after 10 years of service there and was of the Baptist faith.