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Mystery of Abraham Lincoln's Funeral Train Solved by Chemist

Before President Abraham Lincoln was laid to rest, a train carried his body on a two-week funeral procession across the Northern U.S. states in 1865. Mourners from New York to Illinois gathered to see the train and pay their final respects, but despite drawing millions of spectators, one detail of t Full story

Thousands turn out in UK for Thatcher’s funeral procession

  More than four thousand police officers were joined by thousands of people on the streets of London to see Lady Thatcher’s funeral procession and pay their respects. ITV’s Sejal Karia reports.

Thatcher opponents turn their back, boo at funeral procession

LONDON (Reuters) - About two dozen opponents of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher turned their backs on her funeral procession and some others booed as her coffin passed through central London on a gun carriage on Wednesday. Full story

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At least one person died Sunday after a mob attacked a funeral procession. MSNBC's Craig Melvin reports.

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Mourners carry the coffin with the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi during his funeral procession, as soldiers stand guard, at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis
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Mourners carry the coffin with the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi during his funeral procession, as soldiers stand guard, at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis July 27, 2013. Tens of thousands of Tunisians turned out for Brahmi's funeral on Saturday, and called for the Islamist-led g

Mourners carry a coffin with the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi during his funeral procession, as soldiers stand guard, at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis
Mourners carry a coffin with the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi during his funeral procession, as soldiers stand guard, at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis

Mourners carry a coffin with the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi during his funeral procession, as soldiers stand guard, at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis July 27, 2013. Tens of thousands of Tunisians turned out for Brahmi's funeral on Saturday, and called for the Islamist-led gov

Mourners lower the body of slain opposition leader Brahmi into the ground during his funeral procession in Tunis
Mourners lower the body of slain opposition leader Brahmi into the ground during his funeral procession in Tunis

ATTENTION EDITORS - VISUAL COVERAGE OF SCENES OF DEATH AND INJURYMourners lower the body of slain opposition leader Mohamed Brahmi into the ground during his funeral procession at the cemetery of El-Jellaz in Tunis July 27, 2013. Tens of thousands of Tunisians turned out for Brahmi's funeral on Sa