The Japanese police investigating a so-called "Black Widow", who could be behind the deaths of six partners, have found traces of cyanide in soil from her pot plants, reports said on Friday.
Japanese police on Monday raided the home of a 67-year-old multi-millionaire arrested on suspicion of poisoning her latest husband after six other partners also died, and reportedly recovered cyanide from her trash.
A mine in northern Mexico spilled over a half-million gallons of a cyanide solution used in heap-leach gold mining, after heavy rains caused a retaining pond to overflow.
Poachers in a major Zimbabwean national park killed 41 elephants by poisoning with deadly chemical cyanide the pools the animals drank from, a media report said.
A lab assistant in a local private college on Friday allegedly threw acid on two staff injuring them and two girl students, and later tried to commit suicide by consuming cyanide, police said.
Hitler did not commit suicide by shooting himself with a gun, but poisoned himself with cyanide?
Day in Pics: 18th December
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