We asked an expert about the strain on the funeral industry and being forced to call in the army to transport coffins.
Inspectors found crates of applesauce behind a disposal container containing “organs, blood and other hazardous waste.”
It's easier to stare into the abyss when your mouth is full of cheesy bread.
Lawrence Shrader definitely has more dead people in his basement than you do.
This spring, Shaynna Sims was arrested for "unauthorized dissection" and later charged with stealing the dead woman's shoes.
"There's no sugar-coating the burning of a body."
Nonprofit funeral homes have popped up across the country to ensure that grieving people don't get price-gouged after the death of a loved one.
Unclaimed bodies are supposed to be buried in marked graves with proper identification, but most end up in mass burial sites, without identification, beside heaps of trash.
Emma Sanchez opened her son's ashes this week, and found only white powder. She is one of dozens of people who've come forward with fears that their loved ones were not properly cremated after a facility was found with 60 rotting corpses inside.
By the end of 2015, Australia will have welcomed its first human body farm, giving you a new option for what to do with your body after you die.