Latest Autopsy Stories

2006-07-05 17:16:07

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (Reuters) - Enron Corp. founder Kenneth Lay's autopsy showed he died of coronary artery disease and found no evidence of foul play, said a forensic pathologist who performed the autopsy, said on Wednesday. "There was no evidence of foul play," Dr.

2006-05-05 15:26:01

MIAMI (Reuters) - A 14-year-old boy whose beating by guards at a Florida boot camp was captured on videotape died of suffocation "due to actions of the guards," but not because of the beating, according to a second autopsy released on Friday.

2006-04-14 15:44:27

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - An autopsy on Friday determined that a woman who died at Florida's Walt Disney World after riding Mission: SPACE had bleeding in the brain, according to a medical examiner.

2006-03-14 13:57:17

By Robert Green TAMPA, Florida (Reuters) - A 14-year-old boy who was beaten by guards at a Florida boot camp did not die of an undiagnosed blood disorder as a medical examiner had reported, a doctor hired by his family said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]