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A photo of a carbon monoxide detector installed. (Photo illustration by George Frey/Getty Images)

Illinois Schools Not Required By Law to Have Carbon Monoxide Detectors

More than 100 people – most of them children – were sickened when carbon monoxide leaked from a faulty water heater flue at an intermediate school in Girard on Monday.

09/18/2014

A photo of a carbon monoxide detector installed. (Photo illustration by George Frey/Getty Images)

Ill. Urges Carbon Monoxide Awareness in Homes

Carbon monoxide is an odorless, tasteless and invisible gas that can be deadly when high levels are inhaled.

02/06/2014

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Hookah: Not A Safer Option

Cancer specialist says smoking hookah is just as dangerous as cigarettes.

05/31/2013

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Gas Generators Can Kill

St. Louis fire chief says a woman died Saturday when carbon monoxide from a generator flooded her home.

02/12/2012

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Carbon Monoxide Nearly Claims Missouri Family

The St. Charles County Ambulance District says those in the house likely would have died if they had been in the house for another hour or two.

12/28/2011

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Girl Overcome by Fumes Released from Hospital

One of two girls poisoned by carbon monoxide during a spring-break visit is out of the hospital.

03/29/2011

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Sisters Overcome By CO Fumes; Remain Hospitalized

One may have been trying to recharge phone in running car.

03/23/2011

Family hospitalized with CO poisoning

CAHOKIA, IL (KMOX)__Near tragedy in the Metro East community of Cahokia, Illinois.

12/20/2010

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