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Gravestones toppled at Auburn cemetery. (Photo from Beth Germano/WBZ)

Vandals Damage 19 Headstones At Auburn Cemetery

The search is on for vandals who caused $15,000 worth of damage at Worcester Hebrew Cemetery in Auburn.

07/23/2014

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The 5 Strangest Cemeteries In The World

Check out some of the world’s strangest cemeteries on your next vacation.

02/19/2014

Some of the toppled headstones at the West Pleasant Street Cemetery in Claremont. (Photo courtesy: Claremont Police)

$1,000 Reward Offered In NH Cemetery Vandalism Spree

Police say 37 headstones were vandalized over the weekend at the West Pleasant Street Cemetery in Claremont.

09/17/2013

Investigators exhume Albert DeSalvo's body in Peabody. (Photo from BPDNews)

Albert DeSalvo’s Body Exhumed For DNA In Boston Strangler Case

DeSalvo’s body was taken to the medical examiner, where tissue or bone samples will be taken.

07/12/2013

All the graves in the Doswell, VA cemetery were covered with reddish-brown mulch except for two that appeared newly dug, neither with any kind of marking and one of them presumably Tsarnaev's.

VA Woman Has No Regrets Over Role In Burial Of Boston Bombing Suspect

The Virginia woman whose actions led to Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev being buried about 30 miles north of her Richmond home said the angry backlash from local officials, some cemetery neighbors and online critics has been unpleasant, but she has no regrets.

05/11/2013

All the graves in the Doswell, VA cemetery were covered with reddish-brown mulch except for two that appeared newly dug, neither with any kind of marking and one of them presumably Tsarnaev's.

VA Officials Furious Over Burial Site For Boston Marathon Bombings Suspect

The body of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev has been buried in a private cemetery in Virginia, sources told WBZ-TV Friday.

05/10/2013

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City Releases Death Certificate For Boston Bombing Suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev

The city of Boston released the death certificate of Boston bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev on Friday.

05/10/2013

Cemetery worker in Boston

I-Team: Boston Cemetery Workers Forced To Take Drastic Pay Cuts

The Boston Catholic Cemetery Association cut the workers’ pay, but they keep paying themselves as a group more than $200,000 a year for working only 5, 7 or 12 hours a week.

02/19/2013

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Taunton Man Arrested For Stealing Almost 200 Brass Vases From Sharon Cemetery

Police have arrested a Taunton man suspected of stealing almost 200 brass vases from burial plots at a Sharon cemetery and selling them to a scrap metal dealer.

10/23/2012

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Bronze Markers Stolen From Veterans’ Graves In Norwood

Norwood police are investigating the thefts of dozens of bronze flag holders from a cemetery in town.

10/20/2012

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