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More personalized arrangements are gaining popularity. For instance, one heavily tattooed man wanted to have his body stuffed.
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So far, a Georgia undertaker has no takers on the special New Year's Eve offer. Meanwhile, Colorado offers a free app for iPhone drunks.
The retail behemoth follows Costco's lead by offering a selection of caskets and urns online.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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