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1 hr ago | Seattle Weekly
Even those who know nothing about Nirvana, or music, or Kurt's personal artistry know he took his own life in April 1994 with a shotgun.
5 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur
The jury deliberated about two hours Tuesday afternoon at 63-year-old Allan Kustok's trial.
7 hrs ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa
Washington County is trying to reverse course on a disturbing trend. The suicide rate there is double the national average.
10 hrs ago | DVM
A screenshot from the Veterinary Abuse Network blog, "Suki's Safe Haven," picturing protestors outside Dr. Shirly Koshi's Bronx veterinary clinic in November 2013.
11 hrs ago | Canada.com
The Calgary Herald's Darcy Henton and the Edmonton Journal's Karen Kleiss have been awarded the 2014 Canadian Hillman Prize for their outstanding journalism and persistent investigation into the deaths of children while in provincial foster care.
13 hrs ago | CBS Local
The Miami-Dade Police Department will welcome the newest member of its K9 unit on Tuesday afternoon who comes to the department on the heels of a tragedy.
16 hrs ago | The Post-Standard
A man committed suicide by popping a pill in the Watertown courthouse after being found guilty of sexually abusing a 12-year-old girl, his lawyer said.
18 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
A 19-year-old boy who previously told police that his brother shot dead his parents and then committed suicide has admitted that he killed his entire family because he was angry about being continuously scolded by his mother.
Sleep disturbances are an important risk factor for suicide, say researchers, who found that disturbed sleep contributed more to the risk than mental health disorders in a Japanese population.
Those are the three Newton teenagers who recently took their own lives. Their deaths have much of Newton, as well as parents, students and school administrators in other communities, asking painful questions, rarely getting satisfying answers, and wondering how to address adolescent suicide.
Former Chicago sportscaster Sarah Kustok took the stand Monday in the murder trial of her father and offered testimony casting doubt on allegations he murdered her mother.
About 30 residents of a suburban Philadelphia apartment building had to be evacuated after a resident committed suicide with household chemicals.
The father of the gunman who killed 26 people at a Newtown, Connecticut, school in 2012, said he wished his son had never been born, the New Yorker magazine reported on Monday.
On Friday the State withdrew charges in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court against Mohamed Yacoob and Khuselani Security and Risk Management.
How many times have you heard it? That side comment where someone's done something stupid and said, "Gosh, maybe I should just kill myself!" Or how about when they're weighing two situations and deciding which one's more preferable and quipped, "I'd rather kill myself than be anywhere near those two!" Every time I hear someone talk like that, my ... (more)
Two businessmen are believed to have committed suicide on the island of Crete over the weekend, raising concerns about the impact of the crisis as both incidents though unrelated are believed to have been prompted by financial concerns.
A place called the "suicide forest" on Japan's Mt. Fuji has the dubious honor of seeing the world's second-highest number of suicides after the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.