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48 min ago | 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, .


5 hrs ago | 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.


9 hrs ago | 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.


11 hrs ago | 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

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Report: Man being arrested on sex offense charges kills self

A man being charged on sex offenses from Concord took his own life in Rockwell when deputies went to his home to arrest him.


Related Topix: Concord, NC, Rockwell, NC, Rowan County, NC

Bellingham Herald

Man accused of shooting officer hanged himself

James Sapp was pronounced dead Friday, almost 24 hours after jail deputies intervened during the suicide attempt.


Related Topix: Vancouver, WA

New Va. mental health panel has first meeting

The panel elected state Sen. Creigh Deeds, D-Bath County, as its chairman. Deeds has made improving the state's mental health system his top priority following his mentally ill son's suicide last year.


Detroit Free Press

Disturbing details revealed in west Michigan triple murder

Wyoming Police have released more details about last week's triple homicide. Brooke Slocum, 18, and Charles Oppenneer, 25, were killed last week.


Bellingham Herald

Lawyer: Pelvic exam pics cost Hopkins $190 million

Dr. Nikita Levy was fired in February 2013, days after an employee alerted hospital authorities about her suspicions.


New York Daily News

Workers cleaning home mistakenly toss dead body

Workers hired to clear out a vacant Florida house mistook a hanging corpse for a Halloween mannequin - and threw it out at the dump.


The Island Packet

Beaufort works to expand help for grieving kids

The Beaufort Gazette reports that two students died in a car wreck in the past year.


Daily Echo

Hampshire grandfather took his own life over pay day loan debt

Ian Jordan had racked up more than A 20,000 worth of debt to more than a dozen firms over the course of a year before he killed himself, Southampton Coroner's Court was told.


Related Topix: Hampshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Mummified body landfill: Human mummified body mistaken for prank carted to dump

Two workers hired to clean out a Florida rental home after the last tenants vacated the premises found what they thought was a mannequin-like mummy hanging in the garage.