Articles tagged with: Death

24 September 2014

Tony Stewart not indicted in racetrack death

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) NASCAR driver Tony Stewart will not face criminal charges for his role in the death of fellow racer Kevin Ward — who prosecutors said was under the influence of drugs when he was killed ...

30 July 2014

Firefighter dies accidentally at Fourmile Lake

Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Southern Oregon's fire season has claimed a life a 21-year-old firefighter who has died at the Launch fire near Fourmile Lake in Klamath County. NBC5's Christine Pitawanich s ...

25 July 2014

'Forgotten' foster child left in hot car dies in Wichita

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wichita, Kansas --- A 10-month-old foster child died in Wichita, Kansas, after being left inside a hot car for two hours on a 90-degree day, police said Friday. Detectives questioned the foster pare ...

17 July 2014

Billed for Death

Posted in U.S. & World News

Mich. --- A Northern Michigan family is outraged after their deceased family member received a bill for his own body removal.The Mackinaw City Fire Department sent 64-year-old Carl Norman Little a b ...

25 June 2014

Chaired to death

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  Sometimes all we want to do after a long day parked at a desk at work is veg out on the couch and binge on some mindless television, but spending too much time in front of the TV  may ...

16 May 2014

Bullet-proof death in South Carolina

Posted in U.S. & World News

S.C. --- (WYFF)  A 25-year-old South Carolina man who put on a bullet-proof vest and asked to be shot was killed Wednesday morning.18-year-old Taylor Ann Kelly was arrested and charged with involun ...

08 May 2014

Metro: 'Mistakes were made' in orangutan's death at Oregon Zoo

Posted in Local, Regional

Portland, Ore. -- (KGW) Recent staffing changes at the Oregon Zoo were related to the death of the zoo's Sumatran Orangutan Kutai, Metro announced Thursday. The zoo said earlier this week that Kim ...

09 April 2014

Death by stiletto

Posted in U.S. & World News

Houston, Tx --- A Houston, Texas woman has been convicted of murder for fatally stabbing her boyfriend with the 5 1/2-inch stiletto heel of her shoe.Prosecutors said Ana Trujillo used her high heel ...