The harsh burial of the teenage girl suggests she was seen as a danger even when dead.
The ruins may represent the oldest known European Christian church in the tropics.
Workers upgrading water mains under New York City’s Washington Square Park discovered a vault containing a large pile of skeletal remains.
A team plans to investigate the tomb using infrared thermography.
The 9,000-year-old skull was recovered in Brazil with two severed hands covering the face.
The remains of 16 pyramids with tombs underneath have been discovered in a cemetery in Sudan.
News reports claim that a teen girl was buried alive in Honduras, but there's a simpler (and less horrifying) explanation.
The recovered skulls feature holes on both sides -- suggesting they had been arranged on wooden poles and displayed.
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