Stories tagged: remains
Mon., Nov. 26, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Life after death: Recompose, a soil-based alternative to burial and cremation, moves closer to reality
Today, Recompose – which would convert human remains to soil – is still just a concept. But it’s approaching reality, with scientific testing done at Washington State University and legislative …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018, 8:22 p.m.
‘Instead of going to a grave, I go to Disney World’: Disney parks popular spreading of ashes; Spokanites favor Mt. Spokane
Everyone knows Disney theme parks as “the happiest place on Earth,” but for some Mouseketeers, it may also be the happiest place in the afterlife, according to a report by …
Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 3:13 p.m.
New Mexico forensic investigators announced Thursday that a highly decomposed body found at a desert compound in New Mexico has been identified as a missing Georgia boy whose father is …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
After his pregnant wife and two daughters disappeared, Christopher Watts stood on his porch in Colorado and lamented to reporters how much he missed them.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 10:30 p.m.
A severely disabled Georgia boy who authorities say was kidnapped by his father and marked for an exorcism was found buried at the ramshackle compound in the New Mexico desert …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 1, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
In an emotional and solemn ceremony, the remains of dozens of presumed casualties from the Korean War were we escorted by military honor guards onto U.S. soil on Wednesday, 65 …
UPDATED: Thu., July 26, 2018, 7:55 p.m.
White House: U.S. military takes possession of remains that North Korea says belong to Americans who died in Korean War
A U.S. Air Force plane carrying what are thought to be the remains of Americans killed during the Korean War arrived at Osan Air Base in South Korea on Friday …
Wed., June 20, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Researchers have discovered the remains of two Civil War soldiers buried among a batch of severed limbs on a northern Virginia battlefield.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 12:49 p.m.
A body was pulled from the Coeur d’Alene River near Kingston Saturday night weeks after a fisherman first reported seeing human remains in the river near Enaville.
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Human remains were discovered Thursday morning at a roadway construction site near Kingston, Idaho, authorities said.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Police in Toronto have recovered the remains of at least six people from planters on a property connected to alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur, officials said Thursday.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 1:19 p.m.
Charles Manson orchestrated murders in his adopted hometown of Los Angeles, served time in a state prison in Corcoran and died in a hospital in Bakersfield.
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 8:10 a.m.
Police say an employee sorting through items donated to a Goodwill store in Vancouver, Washington, found a wooden box containing cremated remains.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017, 1:52 p.m.
The body of murder mastermind Charles Manson was barely cold when competing bids began for his remains and belongings among relatives and longtime associates.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 2:14 p.m.
Authorities confirm partial remains recovered in Jerome County belong to a woman who went missing in 2015.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 26, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
The gunshot to the head that killed a man, whose bones were discovered his past May near Brooks Road in West Spokane County, apparently was self inflicted.
Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
Two kids exploring a rock quarry behind Central Premix in Coeur d’Alene discovered bones and some clothing last weekend.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 8:37 p.m.
The U.S. Navy says divers have recovered the remains of all 10 sailors who went missing after the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker collided near Singapore last …
Tue., July 18, 2017, 4 p.m.
Authorities say human bones found protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho are hundreds of years old and not connected to a crime.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 7:54 p.m.
Crews digging a tunnel for a new Los Angeles train line have found the remains of an ancient giant sloth.
Tue., April 25, 2017, 3:46 p.m.
A north-central coroner has identified the body that was found in the Salmon River over the weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., April 25, 2017, 3:50 p.m.
A fluke discovery of children’s bones protruding from a badger hole in southwestern Idaho has investigators trying to determine if they have discovered a double homicide or the disturbed grave …
Mon., April 24, 2017, 4:55 p.m.
Authorities say a hiker in Washington has discovered the human remains of a 24-year-old Oregon man in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:11 p.m.
Authorities say the skeletal remains of a young child have been discovered north of Mountain Home.
Thu., Aug. 7, 2014
Paul Fuchs has a soft spot in his heart for veterans, especially those like his father who served in the Korean War. So when he heard the ashes of a …
Thu., Aug. 7, 2014
The Missing in America Project ceremony to inter the unclaimed remains of more than 50 Washington veterans is at 3 p.m. Friday at the state Veterans Cemetery, 21702 Espanola Road, …
Thu., July 11, 2013, 6:38 a.m.
WALLA WALLA, Wash. — The remains of an Air Force pilot who died in the Vietnam War are being returned to Walla Walla for burial.