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# cyanide - Saturday 2 December, 2017

War criminal swallowed cyanide in courtroom, autopsy finds
# Slobodan Praljak
# Slobodan Praljak

War criminal swallowed cyanide in courtroom, autopsy finds

Dec 2nd 2017, 1:21 PM 24,816 Views 30 Comments

There are inquiries under way into how Slobodan Praljak acquired the poison.

# cyanide - Sunday 19 February, 2017

North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages
# Bad Medicine
# Bad Medicine

North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages

Feb 19th 2017, 8:24 AM 13,813 Views 13 Comments

Poison has been one of an assassin’s favourite methods of dealing death for centuries.

# cyanide - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Enough cyanide 'to wipe out Roscommon' lay in farmer's shed for 45 years
# Cya-nara Roscommon
# Cya-nara Roscommon

Enough cyanide 'to wipe out Roscommon' lay in farmer's shed for 45 years

Nov 22nd 2016, 9:14 PM 43,381 Views 47 Comments

The farmer brought the killer chemicals down to a hazardous waste collection drive over the weekend.

# cyanide - Thursday 12 May, 2016

Apricot kernels are sold as a superfood, but health watchdogs say they could poison you
# Cyanide And Unhappiness
# Cyanide And Unhappiness

Apricot kernels are sold as a superfood, but health watchdogs say they could poison you

May 12th 2016, 9:36 PM 15,223 Views 16 Comments

The kernels of the fruit are often touted as having a powerful anti-cancer agent and are sold as “superfoods”.

# cyanide - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Congressman says he'll 'take cyanide' if Ted Cruz wins White House nomination
# Not The Best Idea
# Not The Best Idea

Congressman says he'll 'take cyanide' if Ted Cruz wins White House nomination

Apr 19th 2016, 9:34 PM 11,281 Views 21 Comments

Peter King is not mad about Donald Trump either.

# cyanide - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide
# Tianjin
# Tianjin

Huge factory explosion contained hundred of tonnes of cyanide

Aug 16th 2015, 7:33 AM 30,463 Views 14 Comments

Nearly 100 men remain missing after the blast, with 88 bodies unidentified.

# cyanide - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

The White House was sent an envelope filled with cyanide
# Security
# Security

The White House was sent an envelope filled with cyanide

Mar 18th 2015, 8:44 AM 9,299 Views 16 Comments

There were no injuries or exposure concerns.

# cyanide - Saturday 23 August, 2014

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today
# The Sky At Night
# The Sky At Night

Look up! We'll be able to see a cyanide-releasing green comet today

Aug 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 15,721 Views 21 Comments

Comet Jacques will be visible in the skies over Ireland this weekend, emitting a green cyanide trail.

# cyanide - Friday 8 August, 2014

Jonestown victims' remains discovered at disused funeral home 35 years after tragedy
# Jonestown Massacre
# Jonestown Massacre

Jonestown victims' remains discovered at disused funeral home 35 years after tragedy

Aug 8th 2014, 11:04 AM 21,334 Views 19 Comments

Warning: This article contains images of a graphic nature.

# cyanide - Monday 21 October, 2013

More than 300 elephants deliberately poisoned in Zimbabwe park
# Poachers
# Poachers

More than 300 elephants deliberately poisoned in Zimbabwe park

Oct 21st 2013, 3:30 PM 14,315 Views 46 Comments

Other animals including lions, vultures, painted dogs and hyenas have also been killed by poachers at Zimbabwe’s largest game park.

# cyanide - Monday 13 June, 2011

Sixteen arrested in Jakarta over food poisoning terrorist plot
# Indonesia
# Indonesia

Sixteen arrested in Jakarta over food poisoning terrorist plot

Jun 13th 2011, 8:39 PM 480 Views 4 Comments

Police in Indonesia are calling the plot to poison police food with cyanide a “new model of terror attack”.