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Number of military suicides dropped last year

Officials say suicides across the military dropped by more than 15 percent last year but rose among Army National Guard and Reserve soldiers.

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Related Topix: US National Guard, US Military, Prison, Education Etc., US Marine Corps, US Air Force

Thu Apr 24, 2014

Examiner.com

Ft. Bliss reports 3 probable suicides Easter weekend

The deaths were confirmed by spokesman Lt. Col. Lee Peters, who declined to discuss the cases because they are under active investigation.

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Related Topix: Fort Bliss, TX, US Army, US Military, Fort Bliss

Nationalist

Alarm at high South Tipperary suicide rate

Fourteen deaths by suicide, in Carlow, Kilkenny and South Tipperary in the past 18 months, have spurred local calls for the Mental Health Commission to immediately investigate the issue.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

The East Hampton Star

Suicide Follows D.W.I. Arrest

An Amagansett man who was charged with driving while intoxicated after crashing a 2002 Chevrolet into a tree on Friday afternoon apparently took his own life three days later.

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Related Topix: Amagansett, NY, East Hampton, NY

National Public Radio

London School Says Students Abused By US Teacher

A British private school says images of between 50 and 60 of its students were found on the computer drive of an American suspected child predator who killed himself last month.

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Crescent-News.com

Legislation would force coroners to investigate suicides

Rep. Chris Redfern, D-Catawba Island, offered House Bill 482 following the accidental death of a man in his district that was initially ruled a suicide but later determined to have been caused by a faulty trigger mechanism on his firearm.

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Related Topix: Ohio

ABA Journal

DA says lawyer committed suicide to avoid arrest as mastermind of insurance scheme

A Philadelphia lawyer committed suicide last week to avoid arrest as the mastermind of a slip-and-fall insurance scheme, District Attorney Seth Williams said at a Wednesday press conference.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

WTOV9

Indonesian school: We'll cooperate in abuse probe

A prestigious international school in Indonesia says it is cooperating with police in their investigation into an alleged child abuse case that has triggered intense interest.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, World News,

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Regina Leader Post

Extradition in Amanda Todd case could come before Dutch trial, prosecution says

A Dutch man accused of surreptitiously capturing webcam footage of British Columbia teen Amanda Todd, as well as dozens of other victims around the world, won't necessarily have to wait until after his trial in his home country before facing possible extradition to Canada, Holland's prosecution service says.

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Related Topix: Prison, Canada

The Kingman Daily Miner

Wreck/suicide circumstances clarified by Kingman Police

Spokeswoman Jennifer Sochocki said the man did not shoot himself to death prior to his car swerving into a vehicle carrying international tourists as reported in Tuesday's edition.

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Towleroad

Trans Filmmaker's Suicide Spurs Bill For Accurate Trans Death Certificates

But when his death certificate arrived, it had his female birth name on it and listed his gender as female, even though Lee's driver's license said male.

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Related Topix: Transgender, Alameda County, CA

UpNorthLive.com

Man serving time in prison for assault commits suicide

Prison officials report Derek Allen, 30, committed suicide at the Michigan Reformatory in Ionia County just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

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Related Topix: State Prisons, Michigan Reformatory, Prison

Newkerala.com

Not allowed to go to Dev's rally, Bengal teenager commits suicide

Kolkata, April 22 : A 16 year-old boy Tuesday committed suicide in West Bengal's Malda district apparently after being denied permission to attend a rally of Bengali movie superstar and Trinamool Congress candidate Dev, police said.

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Related Topix: India, World News,

Marco Eagle

The Bookworm: A reckoning; and stories of loss, courage, love

For better, for worse. You promised that once, and you meant it. For richer, for poorer was okay, too; you'd do it together.

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Click Orlando

No charges in fatal shooting of man

WE GET A COPY OF THAT. ERIC SANDOVAL IN SEMINOLE COUNTY, THANK YOU. WE JUST LEARNED IN THE PAST 45 MINUTES, INVESTIGATORS SAY THEY WON'T BE CHARGING A WOMAN WHO SAYS SHE SHOT AND KILLED HER HUSBAND ON ACCIDENT.

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Related Topix: Seminole County, FL, Volusia County, FL

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KSL-TV

Mother starts support group after daughter dies by suicide

After May Bradley lost her daughter to suicide, she found comfort in sharing her story and hearing the experiences of others in a peer-led support group.

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Related Topix: Salt Lake City, UT

Canada.com

FBI trying to identify 90 potential victims of accused international child predator

The city's overheated real estate market has seen many older homes and buildings plowed down by bulldozers.

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Related Topix: US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation, Real Estate, Minnesota

The Georgetown Times

Sheriff's Office: Man found dead on beach appears to have committed suicide

The Georgetown County Sheriff's Office says a man whose body was found on the beach in Garden City Tuesday morning appears to have died from self-inflicted injuries.

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Related Topix: Georgetown County, SC

Livonia Observer

Ga. mall shooting victim dies, suspect kills self

COBB COUNTY, Ga. a?? The woman shot in the parking lot of Cumberland Mall has died of her injuries, and the man suspected of killing her has committed suicide.

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Daily-Jeff.com

Ohio authorities try to identify body from river

Authorities were trying to determine if a body pulled from a river in southeast Ohio is that of a man missing for more than a month.

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Related Topix: Athens, OH

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