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3 hrs ago | The Item

Mom wants answers in son's suicide at Hackensack police station

Nicole Hatton of Hackensack remains heartbroken, disbelieving and confused two years after her son hanged himself in a holding cell at the Hackensack police station.


Related Topix: Hackensack, NJ, Bergen County, NJ

8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Police identify man killed by train in North Berwick, say likely suicide

Police have identified the man struck by a train Wednesday night, and they have concluded his death was a suicide.


Related Topix: North Berwick, ME, Brunswick, ME, Old Orchard Beach, ME, South Portland, ME

12 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Judaism can protect against suicide: Israeli study

In a cross-sectional study published in the journal European Psychiatry in June, religious Jewish teenagers exhibited less than half as much suicide-risk behavior, including attempted suicide, as their secular Jewish peers.


Related Topix: Israel, Religion, Judaism, World News, Middle East, Family, Teenagers

16 hrs ago | Fetch Your News

Pickens Resident Arrested for Allegedly Harboring Internet Porn of Minors Commits Suicide

David Baldwin of the Marietta Police Department confirmed today that Thomas Rodriquez of Fairmont committed suicide earlier this week in Marietta.


Related Topix: Georgia

18 hrs ago | USA Today

Strangers help student stay in college after mom's death

Strangers help student stay in college after mom's death NASHVILLE - Her mother committed suicide.


Related Topix: Vanderbilt University

22 hrs ago | ITV

Daughter describes grief at father's suicide over payday loan debt

The daughter of a man who committed suicide over his payday loan debts recalled how she was pursued by the companies for the money after he had died.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

WISH-TV Indianapolis

DOD: Military suicides down from 2012

A report released by the Department of Defense says 479 service members took their own lives last year.


Related Topix: Department of Defense, US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Joe Donnelly

Effingham Herald

6 ways to protect your daughter from pornography's least discussed tragedy

We know the devastation that can result from viewing pornography. Most parents are aware that it becomes addictive and deadens the sensitivity of the viewer.


Daily Mail

Documents reveal 161 active-duty US soldiers have committed suicide so far this year

Pentagon documents show there were 161 confirmed or suspected suicides as of July 14, compared with 154 during the same time frame in 2013 According to the 2014 data, there have been 70 confirmed and suspected suicides by Army soldiers; 34 by airmen, 21 by Marines and 36 by sailors According to the final report released Tuesday, active-duty ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, US Military, US Marine Corps, US Air Force, US Navy

In-depth Africa

Security man commits suicide at popular fast food joint in Akute

One of the security men at a popular fast food joint in Alagbole, Akute, a Lagos/Ogun suburb committed suicide in the early hours of today, .


Mid-Day Mumbai

Woman in Thane booked for husband's suicide

Thane: An offence has been registered against a woman for allegedly driving her husband to commit suicide in the district, police said today.


DNA India

597 defence personnel committed suicide in last five years: Government

The armed forces lost 597 personnel to suicide in the last five years, while 1,349 officers quit the army during the same period.


Bangkok Post

Autopsy on Sutthi rules out murder

An official autopsy on environmental activist Sutthi Atchasai confirmed he committed suicide, the Central Institute of Forensic Science revealed yesterday.


Tue Jul 22, 2014

Dover police say cyberstalking victim who committed suicide faced other 'stressors'

Police do not believe a Dover woman who recently committed suicide did so because she was the victim of "sextortion."


Related Topix: Kittery, ME, Prison, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Craigslist murders: Oppenneer died before body mutilated, police say

Police believe the 25-year-old Oppenneer and his pregnant 18-year-old girlfriend, Brooke Slocum, died at the hands of Brady Oestrike, 31. Oestrike fled from police and committed suicide after he crashed at Burton Street and U.S. 31 on July 17. Wyoming police on Tuesday, July 22, said they believe Oppenneer was killed in Gezon Park where police ... (more)


Related Topix: Wyoming, MI

Police release name of gunman who killed himself after shooting man

One man was wounded after another man shot him in the abdomen Saturday night in Willis.


Related Topix: Willis, MI, Ann Arbor, MI

The Times of India

597 military personnel committed suicide in last 5 years

NEW DELHI: The suicide toll in the highly-disciplined armed forces continues to cross the 100-mark year after year despite all the so-called measures being undertaken by the defence establishment to reduce stress among soldiers.



Santa Ana apartment building evacuated after gas used by someone who committed suicide leaks

Up to 60 people were evacuated from apartment buildings in Santa Ana after gas used by someone who committed suicide leaked out of a residence, police said today.


Related Topix: Santa Ana, CA

Northern Michigan News

Montana judge to be censured over rape comments

The Montana Supreme Court on Tuesday will publicly reprimand a judge who gave a lenient sentence to a rapist after suggesting the 14-year-old victim shared some of the responsibility for the crime.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Billings, MT

The Daily Breeze

San Pedro man who died in plunge off Vincent Thomas Bridge had posted suicide note on Facebook

If you or someone you know is considering suicide, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255.


Related Topix: San Pedro, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Transportation, Port of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA