Presidents: Rest in Peace, Zach

Rest in Peace, Zach

It turns out that President Zachary Taylor was not poisoned by political enemies who laced his iced cherries or milk with arsenic after all. He died the old-fashioned way, of natural causes, according to the medical examiner who studied Taylor's remains last week. Clara Rising, an author researching a book on Taylor, had raised the suspicion that "Old Rough and Ready" was murdered.

But there are still plenty of graves to plunder and conspiracy theories to test. A team of scientists is planning to exhume the remains of Carl A. Weiss, the doctor who is believed to have assassinated Senator Huey...

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