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Virginia Teens Admit to Attempting to Poison Teacher

Virginia Teens Admit to Attempting to Poison Teacher

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEWPORT NEWS, Va.) — Two Virginia middle school students are facing felony charges of attempted poisoning after they allegedly spiked their teacher’s tea at least twice with hand sanitizer.The two 13-year-old male students, who …

Man Arrested After Alleged Visine Poisoning

Man Arrested After Alleged Visine Poisoning

ABC News(GRASS VALLEY, Calif.) — A California woman is recovering after police say she was poisoned when her boyfriend put Visine eye drops in her drink. Shayne Carpenter, a 27-year-old mechanic, was arrested by the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office on T…

Poisoned Lottery Winner’s Family Knew Something Wasn’t Right, Nephew Says

Poisoned Lottery Winner’s Family Knew Something Wasn’t Right, Nephew Says

Hemera/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — Urooj Khan had just brought home his $425,000 lottery check when he unexpectedly died the following day. Now, certain members of Khan’s family are speaking publicly about the mystery — and his nephew told ABC News they kn…

Poisoned Lottery Winner’s Exhumation Approved

Poisoned Lottery Winner’s Exhumation Approved

Hemera/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — A judge has approved the exhumation of the Chicago lottery winner who died of cyanide poisoning.Judge Susan Coleman of the Probate Division of the Cook County Circuit Court in Illinois Friday approved the county medical ex…

Body of Lotto Winner Who Died of Cyanide Poisoning to Be Exhumed

Body of Lotto Winner Who Died of Cyanide Poisoning to Be Exhumed

Ann Cutting/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — The body of the $1 million Chicago lottery winner who died of cyanide poisoning will be exhumed within the next two weeks, said Cook County Medical Examiner Stephen Cina.The exhumation is needed to complete the invest…

Body of Lotto Winner Who Died of Cyanide Poisoning Likely to Be Exhumed

Body of Lotto Winner Who Died of Cyanide Poisoning Likely to Be Exhumed

Ann Cutting/Thinkstock(CHICAGO) — The body of a $1 million lottery jackpot winner will likely be exhumed from Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago, according to the Cook County medical examiner, who determined that the winner died of cyanide poisoning.Last J…

Mushrooms Kill Third California Senior; US Cases on Rise

Mushrooms Kill Third California Senior; US Cases on Rise

Hemera/Thinkstock(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) — Another person has died from accidental mushroom poisoning at a California senior care facility, bringing the total death toll to three.The third victim, whose name, age and gender have not been released, died o…

Officials Warn of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Officials Warn of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

EAST IDAHO – A Utah Marine killed from carbon monoxide poisoning in Meridian has fire department officials across Idaho warning the public. An estimated 200 people die in Idaho each year from carbon monoxide-related issues, and another 5,000 are hospitalized or otherwise injured. Federal officials recommend carbon monoxide detectors be installed in bedrooms or in […]

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Kevin Horan/Stone(NEW YORK) — After five long years in jail, a Texas court could overturn Hannah Overton’s murder conviction soon, allowing her to finally be reunited with her five children.”Being children, they don’t understand the length of ho…

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Mom Convicted of Salt Poisoning Death Accuses Prosecutor of Misconduct, Awaits New Court Decision

Kevin Horan/Stone(NEW YORK) — After five long years in jail, a Texas court could overturn Hannah Overton’s murder conviction soon, allowing her to finally be reunited with her five children.”Being children, they don’t understand the length of ho…

Laundry Detergent Pods Poisoning Children

Laundry Detergent Pods Poisoning Children

iStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — To some kids, the bright colors and bite-size packaging of single-use packets of laundry detergent simply look too much like candy. Tuesday night, one-and-a-half-year-old Jeivon Williams put one in his mouth and it b…

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