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Photos: Medical Examiner looking to ID skeletal remains

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — The Virginia Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is looking for help in identifying eight skeletal remains found in the state using facial approximations. 6 more words

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Medical Examiner asking for help in ID'ing skeletal remains

RICHMOND, Va. (WAVY) — The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner of Virginia (OCME) is asking for the public’s helping in identifying eight skeletal remains. 133 more words

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When being right is just wrong

This is a flash fiction challenge (stories in 100-175 words or less) and each story should have a beginning, a middle, and an end. Therefore, no serial (continuation) stories. 164 more words

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Human remains found in the yard in Soweto confirmed are those of a missing student three years ago

South African police on December 17, uncovered a human skull and bones buried in a shallow grave in the backyard of a house in Phiri, Soweto where a missing University of Johannesburg student Palesa Madiba was last seen alive. 125 more words

The Only Skeletal Evidence For Crucifixion In The Ancient World

“The Romans practiced crucifixion – literally, “fixed to a cross” – for nearly a millennium. It was a public, painful, and slow form of execution, and used as a way to deter future crimes and humiliate the dying person. 116 more words

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Crews Digging For Gravel Find Skeletal Remains; Possibly 1,000-Year-Old Native American

HUDSON, Mich. (AP) – Crews digging for gravel in southern Michigan have found skeletal remains including a human skull.

State police responded on Thursday following the discovery near Hudson, about 75 miles southwest of Detroit, and determined that the bones likely are too old to be connected to a recent death. 80 more words

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