Two people have now been reported dead among dozens of cases of synthetic marijuana users who've turned up to IL hospitals in recent weeks complaining of severe bleeding.
Officials are not releasing any information about the death, or the dozens of other cases where people were treated for severe bleeding from the eyes, nose, and lungs after using synthetic marijuana. These chemicals are called cannabinoids because they are similar to chemicals found in the marijuana plant. IDPH spokeswoman Melaney Arnold told the Chicago newspaper that the product is banned for sale across the state, but some manufacturers alter the "molecular makeup of the products" to "get around" the law.
One of the deaths was in Chicago and the other in central IL. Melanie Arnold with IDPH said they've found a chemical used in rat poison in some of the victims.
Thousands rally in Frankfort protest pension reform bil
Teachers were incensed by passage of a bill last week that mandates a hybrid pension plan with individual accounts for new hires. "This isn't just about teacher salaries", noted David DuVall, executive director of the Oklahoma Education Association.
As of Monday, there have been 56 people in the Chicago area and central IL - including the two fatalities - experiencing severe bleeding after using these products, public health officials said.
Synthetic cannabinoids are sold in convenience stores, gas stations, drug paraphernalia shops, novelty stores and online.
Synthetic cannabinoids are human-made, mind-altering chemicals that are either sprayed on dried, shredded plant material so they can be smoked or sold as liquids to be vaporized and inhaled in e-cigarettes and other devices.
The health effects of using synthetic cannabinoids can be unpredictable, unsafe and possibly life-threatening because it's hard to know what's in them or how a person will be react to them.
The police said that surging crowds resorted to heavy stone-pelting on security forces "compelling them to use force". An FIR into the incident has been registered and investigation into the matter set into motion, the police said.
She went on to state that the disgusting act by Mateen "wasn't preplanned" because "if he didn't know, she couldn't know". But defense attorneys said those statements were coerced, and there was no audio or video tape of the interrogation.
Cook's comments, reported by Recode , were part of a taped interview for MSNBC's Revolution , which will air Friday, April 6. We want kids to go to the store, right?" "Privacy to us is a human right, a civil liberty ".
By late Monday evening, Netanyahu wrote on Facebook that he was suspending implementation of the agreement for the time being. But in the hours that followed the announcement he faced growing calls on social and mainstream media to abolish the deal.
The California-born fighter was due to take on Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title fight at UFC 223 in Brooklyn on 7 April. However, featherweight champion Max Holloway has agreed to replace Ferguson at short notice for the headline fight.
Dylan Larkin, Darren Helm, Andreas Athanasiou and Danny DeKeyser also scored to help Detroit overcome a 2-0 first-period deficit. Later in the second, it was Pastrnak stepping in after a hit on Bergeron and squaring off with Tampa Bay's Dan Girardi .
Mets 6, Cardinals 2 - Yoenis Cespedes and Travis d'Arnaud homered, Todd Frazier drove in three runs and host NY defeated St. Out at Yankee Stadium on Monday, we've got a series opener coming between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees .
Surveillance footage shows Sterling pushing back against the two officers when they appear and attempt to pin him against a auto . The officers pant, curse, and yell, "Get on the ground!" As the men are on the ground, someone yells "he's got a gun".
Then, turnout was about 47 percent - but only after election officials agreed to extend the vote into a third day. Opposition groups had called for a boycott of the week's vote which they labelled a charade.
The Punjab government has deputed Local Bodies minister Navjot Sidhu to receive the mortal remains at the airport. Of the 38 Indians, 27 were from Punjab, four from Himachal Pradesh, six from Bihar and two from West Bengal.
Apple is expected to launch three new smartphones this year with different sizes as well as prices . The latest development shows the upcoming Galaxy Note handset with model number SM-N960U.
Spotify shares surge after direct listing
Looking ahead, Spotify recently claimed that its paid subscriber base may grow to upwards of 96 million users by the end of 2018. Instead, current shareholders were able to sell their existing shares, and were not restricted on when they could do so.
Northeast Ohio weather: ALERT: Severe storm threat tonight
However, we do not expect major impacts from any wintry weather this morning , as any mix should transition to just all rain. Wednesday will be a blustery day with winds sustained around 15 to 20 miles per hour with gusts around 30 miles per hour .
Fortnite is now publicly available on iPhone and iPad
Whether your friends are playing on PC, Mac, Xbox One, or PlayStation 4, you will be able to play with them and compete. Whether or not the machines will be in random locations every game, or in a select few locations, is unclear right now.
Kate Middleton Shows Off Bump at Church
Also noticeably absent during the event were Prince Harry and Meghan Markle , who will Wednesday at the chapel in May. The lovely couple attended the service without their two children - Prince George , 4 and Princess Charlotte , 2.
Zlatan in dream debut for LA Galaxy
Victor by 1-0 and 5-1 in its first games on the road, LAFC jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead and led 3-0 after an hour. I chose the power way and it went in and you don't want the adrenaline to finish.
SpaceX Plans Morning Satellite Launch From Vandenberg AFB
This is a protective metal shield used to cover the cargo as the rocket is en route to space and blasts through the atmosphere. The company attempted such a recovery during a February launch, but the fairing missed the net by "a few hundred meters".