The bodies of those who die in Cook County will now be donated to science if their families lack funds for burial.
Authorities have now identified both bodies found over Easter weekend buried in a pile of manure on a rural property in Gary, Ind. The victims had been shot.
Two unidentified bodies were discovered over the weekend in a manure pile at a Gary, Ind., horse farm.
Some families are complaining about the way the city is removing bodies from a suburban cemetery to pave the way for the further expansion of O’Hare International Airport.
Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart said Monday that archeologists have uncovered bodies and bones in an unused section of the historic Burr Oak Cemetery, in far greater numbers than previously believed.
For a third time, the celebrated “Body Worlds” exhibit is back at the Museum of Science and Industry.
WBBM Newsradio 780 has learned that the cooler at the Cook County morgue is so crowded right now, bodies are doubled-up on some of the trays.