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  • Cover of "Lost Legacy" by Annette Dashofy
    Read “Lost Legacy” by Annette Dashofy
    “Lost Legacy” is the second book in the Zoe Chambers Mystery series by Annette Dashofy. I loved her first book, “Circle of Influence” and hoped that this book would be as good. She did not let me down, I enjoyed this book...
  • Dead body rolls into the street after coroner's van door malfunctions
    Dead body rolls into the street after coroner's van door malfunctions
    Drivers in Bucks County Pennsylvania were in for a shock on Friday afternoon. They saw something they won’t likely see again anytime soon—a dead body on a gurney sitting in the middle-of-the-road. The Bucks County Courier Times...
  • Amanda Knox Coroner
    Amanda Knox coroner: Meredith Kercher 'unlawfully killed' coroner rules
    The coroner overseeing the Amanda Knox murder inquest case has made a significant announcement that comes as Knox prepares for yet another appeal of the reinstatement of her guilty verdict. Coroner Dr. Roy Palmer said the death of Meredith Kercher...
  • Walter Williams alive: Dead four hours, Williams comes alive in coroner body bag
    Walter Williams alive: Dead four hours, Williams comes alive in coroner body bag
    Walter Williams has some life left in him yet. The 78-year-old Williams was declared dead Wednesday night. The Lexington, Mississippi coroner arrived, called Walter’s time of death, zipped him into a bag and transported him to the funeral...
  • A gravesite for the indigent
    Louisville's homeless and "The Potter's Field"
    [The following article is a partial reprint of “Old Salem’s Strangers’ Graveyard and The Potter’s Field,” an article previously posted on the Winston-Salem Historic Places Examiner page.]If a homeless man or woman...
  • Cory Monteith and Lea Michele before his death
    Coroner reports Cory Monteith death caused by heroin and alcohol
    A coroner's report released Tuesday afternoon by CBSstates that Cory Monteith's death was caused by a toxic combination of heroin and alcohol.The 'Glee' starwas found dead in a Vancouver’s Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel on...
  • Police investigating homicide after body found behind school
    Police investigating homicide after body found behind school
    Jackson police are investigating the homicide of a Mississippi man who had been living in Jackson for about a year, according to a news release from the Jackson Police Department.The release said at 5:55 a.m. Thursday, police were called after a...
  • Fatal Accident
    Fatal collision leaves one person dead
    MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (Charleston Crime Examiner)--The Berkeley County Sheriff's Office and the South Carolina Highway Patrol are investigating a deadly accident that occurred on Highway 52 near Cypress Gardens Road on Tuesday afternoon...
  • Downtown Anderson, SC murder: Remains found, foot still missing, man arrested
    Downtown Anderson, SC murder: Remains found, foot still missing, man arrested
    ANDERSON, South Carolina (Isabelle Zehnder reporting) --Police, who are still looking for the foot of a homeless man who was slain, decapitated, and whose hands and feet were amputated, have arrested a man in connection with last week’s...
  • 70000 Tons of Metal 2: Concert slideshow Part I
    70000 Tons of Metal 2: Best of concerts slideshow Part I
    MIAMI & CAYMAN ISLANDS -- A whole new crop of 42 bands played two shows apiece and sailed aboard this year's version of the second annual 70000 Tons of Metal cruise Jan. 23-27.Unlike last year, an approximate six-hour delay in the...
  • Gwar
    GWAR Guitarist Cory Smoot's Cause of Death is Reported by Coroner
    This past November 3rd the world mourned the passing of Cory Smoot, guitarist for the band Gwar. Cory went by the alias Flattus Maximum and was in the band for over a decade. The North Dakota coroner William Masselo, MD stated "We have...
  • hells angels
    Hells Angel killed at funeral of comrade
    The man shot and killed at a memorial service for San Jose Hells Angel Jeffrey “Jethro” Pettigrew on Saturday has been identified by the Santa Clara County Coroner as Steve Tausan.San Jose police are remaining tight-lipped about the...
  • body found
    Body found in Coyote Creek not the victim of foul play
    A man whose body was found floating in the Coyote Creek near the Los Lagos Golf Course in San Jose died under mysterious circumstances, but not at the hands of another.The badly decomposed body was found by a fisherman last Wednesday in an...
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    Body found in Coyote Creek near San Jose golf course
    The San Jose Police Department is trying to solve the mystery of how the body of a man wound up in Coyote Creek near the Los Lagos Golf Course.A fisherman came across the waterlogged body at about 5 p.m. this afternoon and immediately called 911,...
  • Central California beaches closed following shark attack news
    Central California beaches closed following shark attack news
    Vandenberg Air Force Base is reporting a Friday morning shark attack on the Central Coast of California has resulted in the closure of three beaches.The attack appears to be fatal as the coroner is currently investigating.Closures are currently...