The New York City medical examiner says Joan Rivers died from low blood oxygen during a medical procedure. The New York state health department is investigating the circumstances.
The Oklahoma inmate whose execution was botched in April succumbed to the lethal drugs he was administered, not a heart attack, after the state’s prisons chief halted efforts to kill him.
The body of an Oklahoma inmate who died after a botched execution of what corrections officials have said was an apparent heart attack was returned from an independent autopsy without the heart or larynx, a state medical official said Monday.
A Frisco father is asking police to drop the murder charge against his wife. Pallavi Dhawan is accused of killing her son in February, but the family says a recently completed autopsy helps prove her innocence.
John Livezey and his sister Sandy Hartgers are on a journey for the truth. They’ve driven to Corsicana from Iowa. It is in Corsicana where their 70-year-old father died after a mysterious run-in an off-duty police officer from the town of Malakoff.
Ernesto Fierro, an off-duty police officer from the Henderson County town of Malakoff may face criminal charges after being investigated for reckless driving in Navarro County.
Firefighters responding to the scene of a grass fire discovered a person’s burned body in Dallas early Wednesday morning. Police say the unidentified male, found in a creek bed, died from homicidal violence.
Prosecutors said Monday that they won’t charge a Texas couple in the death of a 3-year-old adopted boy from Russia, a case that has become the latest flashpoint in the debate over whether American families should be allowed to adopt Russian children.
Police have ordered an autopsy on a newly born infant found dead in a restroom at a Central Texas department store near Fort Hood.
Financial troubles and a secret drug addiction may have motivated a Highland Park multimillionaire to stab himself last month, according to an autopsy report released Friday.
The release of surfing champion Andy Irons’ autopsy report is again being delayed. A Tarrant County District Judge has approved a 30-day extension of a temporary injunction preventing the report’s release at the request of Irons’ widow.
Parkland Hospital has changed its policy on how to request permission for autopsies.