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British Airways pilot sexually abused 16 girls, lawsuit says

A London law firm representing 16 girls in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania said Wednesday it is initiating legal proceedings against British Airways over allegations that one of its pilots sexually abused the girls.


Related Topix: Airlines, British Airways, Travel, Africa Travel, Kenya Travel, Nairobi, Kenya Travel, World News, Kenya,

Wed Jul 30, 2014

San Bernardino County Sun

One killed in car crash on 15 Freeway in Fontana

FONTANA >> Traffic was delayed on the 15 Freeway on Wednesday morning after a man apparently committed suicide by driving his SUV into a concrete pillar at high speed, police said.


KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Man in stolen truck commits suicide in restaurant parking lot after police chase

Police say a man committed suicide in the Taco Bell parking lot after a brief police chase in a stolen truck Most people save the date for this weekend's tax holiday that exempts school items from the state's four percent sales tax.


Related Topix: Lake Charles, LA, Baton Rouge, LA

British Airways pilot accused of child sex offences 'took his own life'

First Officer Simon Wood is said to have molested children in African orphanages, and was facing charges in this country for allegedly assaulting a young girl First Officer Simon Wood allegedly molested children in African schools and orphanages after claiming he was carrying out charity work for the airline.



Could a blood test predict suicide risk?

Clues to whether a person is at risk for suicide could lie in a simple blood test, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: Johns Hopkins University

The Daily Beast

A Blood Test to Predict SuicideIn a groundbreaking new ...

In a groundbreaking new genetic discovery, doctors from Johns Hopkins have found a mutation involved in how the brain reacts to stress that can reliably predict suicide risk.


Related Topix: Genetics

The Indian Express

Simple blood test may even predict suicide

This may be possible because researchers at Johns Hopkins University have discovered a chemical alteration in a single human gene linked to stress reactions.


Related Topix: Johns Hopkins University

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Suicide cause of Hon Hai employee death - media

An employee of a subsidiary of Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd that was found dead in the Chinese city of Shenzhen committed suicide, according to Chinese media reports.


Related Topix: World News, Taiwan

KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

Charges Were Coming Before Benda's Death

South Dakota's attorney general says he was ready to file charges and seek an indictment against the state's former economic development director days before the man committed suicide last fall.


Related Topix: Marty, SD, Pierre, SD

KHOU-TV Houston

NCAA proposed settlement raises medical questions

A key feature of a proposed settlement of a head-injury lawsuit against the NCAA is the creation of a $70 million fund to pay for medical evaluations of current and former college players in several sports.


Blackburn Citizen

MORE than 30 people took part in a walk to raise awareness of suicide in young people.

The 'Walk with an Angel' event was organised by the family of Darwen girl Vicky Harrison, who took her own life in 2010 at the age of 21 because she couldn't find a job.


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

Little Falls police: Montclair man commits suicide by ramming car into wall

A 53-year-old Montclair man committed suicide early Tuesday morning when he drove head-on into a brick wall that backs up to NJ Transit property on Clove Road, authorities said.


Related Topix: Little Falls, NJ

New Jersey Herald

New York couple's deaths ruled a murder-suicide

State police say autopsies have confirmed that a northern New York man fatally shot his wife, then committed suicide by turning the weapon on himself.


Related Topix: Clinton County, NY

The Rolling Stonesa singer Mick Jagger overjoyed with birth of great-grandchildren

London, Jul 29: Singer Mick Jagger , who was devastated after the tragic death of his long-term partner, L'Wren Scott , now has a reason to smile.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Telegraph

Elderly couple in suicide pact

An octogenarian couple, apparently dispirited by deaths of contemporaries, consumed pesticide at their ancestral home in Haludbani village of Patamda, 30km from Jamshedpur, on Monday.


Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Holocaust victim, artist Charlotte Salomon's life ...

The Berlin-born Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon left behind a body of watercolors and text she called "Life? or Theatre?" before she was killed at Auschwitz in 1943 at age 26, carrying her unborn child.


Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Theater

The Washington Post

Maine shootings were quadruple murder-suicide, police say

The deaths of five people - all family members, including three young children - in a Maine apartment over the weekend came at the hands of a member of the family, authorities confirmed Monday.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Health

The Campbell Reporter

Herhold: A disappearance and a suicide create mystery in Gilroy

The 700 block of Sixth Street in Gilroy is a well-maintained street with towering sycamores, spacious single-story homes, and an air of prosperity.


Related Topix: Santa Clara County, CA, Gilroy, CA, Depression, Health, Cotati, CA, Sonoma County, CA, Wedding


Lawsuit begins in OKC bombing case

CORRECTS TO A 1997 FILE PHOTO FROM 1987 - FILE - In this 1997 file photo, Kenneth Trentadue, shown in the poster hanging in the office of Oklahoma City lawyer Scott Adams, is pictured in Oklahoma City.


Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT

KHOU-TV Houston

Two dead after suspected murder-suicide in Arlington

Arlington police say a woman died of an apparent gunshot wound and a man took his own life in the 1100 block of East Abram Street on Sunday afternoon.


Related Topix: Arlington, TX, Tarrant County, TX