FUNERAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FUNERAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Thousands appear for NYC firefighter’s funeral http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58169740-68/firefighter-firefighters-funeral-thousands.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58169740-68/firefighter-firefighters-funeral-thousands.html.csp">Thousands appear for NYC firefighter’s funeral</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T09:42:16.108-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 09:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Thousands of firefighters from across the country have descended upon a narrow New York City avenue for the funeral of a fallen fire lieutenant. Firefighters from St. Louis; Philadelphia; Boston; Monroe, Connecticut; and elsewhere lined up in uniform Thursday on Staten Island to honor Gordon “Matt” Ambelas (am-BEHL’-ihs). Mayor Bill de Blasio is to deliver a eulogy at the small church on Staten Island. The 14-year Fire Department of New York veteran died Saturday night from smoke inha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581697402014-07-10T09:42:16.108-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-10T09:42:16.108-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58169740@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 09:42:16 MDT Clashes break out during Palestinian funeral http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149908-68/israeli-palestinian-police-gaza.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58149908-68/israeli-palestinian-police-gaza.html.csp">Clashes break out during Palestinian funeral</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By YOUSUR ALHLOU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T18:30:56.879-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 06:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jerusalem • Israeli police clashed with rock-throwing Palestinian protesters in Jerusalem on Friday as thousands mourned at the funeral for an Arab teen who Palestinians say was killed by Israeli extremists in a revenge attack. Palestinian militants, meanwhile, fired rockets and mortars from the Gaza Strip into Israel, and the Jewish state later carried out several airstrikes on what it described as “Hamas terror targets” in Gaza. There were no immediate reports of casualties. Also, the Israeli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581499082014-07-04T18:30:56.879-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T18:30:56.879-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149908@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:30:56 MDT Funeral held for 6-year-old stabbed in NY elevator http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58035942-68/elevator-funeral-stabbed-charged.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58035942-68/elevator-funeral-stabbed-charged.html.csp">Funeral held for 6-year-old stabbed in NY elevator</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAKE PEARSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 08:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Hundreds of New Yorkers are mourning a 6-year-old Brooklyn boy stabbed in an elevator. Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Rev. Al Sharpton attended a private wake Friday before the funeral of Prince Joshua Avitto, known as P.J. Some people wore white T-shirts emblazoned with his photo. Slideshows of the smiling boy were displayed above the church’s main stage. On Thursday, police charged a recently released convict with murder and other crimes in the Sunday death of P.J. and wounding of 7-y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580359422014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-06T08:23:02.214-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58035942@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:23:02 MDT