LONDON - British prosecutors say they will not press charges against two Australian DJs over the royal hoax call that preceded a nurse's suicide. Two Australian DJs impersonated Queen Elizabeth II and her son, Prince Charles, as they phoned London's King Edward VII hospital in December to ask about the... more »
LONDON - The London nurse who took the hoax call about the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge apparently killed herself.
A coroner's report says a colleague and a security person found nurse Jacintha Saldanha hanging by a scarf in her room at London's King Edward VII hospital last Friday, just... more »
LONDON - Police in London are listing as unexplained the death of a hospital nurse whose body was found early today. The nurse was a victim of a high-profile hoax earlier this week. The hospital where she worked says Jacintha Saldanha received a phone call from two Australian radio disc... more »
PITTSBURGH - A 19-year-old woman has been jailed on $250,000 bond and ordered to have a mental health evaluation after she was arraigned on charges of kidnapping a 3-day-old infant from a Pittsburgh hospital by pretending to be a nurse. Breona Moore, of McKeesport, was arraigned Friday by video from... more »
ALEXANDRIA - A former Rapides Regional Medical Center nurse who was found guilty last month in the sexual battery of a sleeping patient will be sentenced Friday in state court in Alexandria.
Phillip Wayne Raines of Deville faces up to 10 years in prison without parole.
Judge Thomas... more »
Edith Shain, who said she was the nurse kissed by a sailor in Times Square in an iconic World War II photo, has died.
Her son, Robert, says Shain was 91 when she died Sunday at her Los Angeles home.
In August 1945, Life magazine photographer Alfred Eisenstadt... more »
A nurse practitioner convicted of conspiring to get Lortab with fake prescriptions will spend three years in prison. Ava McElwee, a nurse practitioner who worked alongside her husband, Dr. Tandy McElwee, must report to prison March 1. She faces a year of supervised probation after her release and must forfeit... more »