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2 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Family filing suit over son's suicide while isolated in SCI Cresson

"He just couldn't function in society as most people could," said his mother, Renee Palakovic.


Related Topix: Prison, Federal Prisons, State Prisons, State Correctional Institution - Cresson

6 hrs ago | KLKN

Tracy Morgan released from rehab month after crash

Tracy Morgan is suing Wal-Mart over last month's highway crash that seriously injured him and killed a fellow comedian.


Related Topix: Tracy Morgan, Retail, Wal Mart Stores, Immigration Reform

10 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Woman charged with staging husband's 2011 suicide

An Ohio woman who called 911 to report that her husband committed suicide by suffocating himself has been charged with his 2011 murder.


Related Topix: Avon Lake, OH

13 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Move to block abusive parents inheriting from their children

Abusive parents have inherited money from their children despite being partly responsible for their deaths, the state's Commissioner for Children and Young People says.


18 hrs ago |

How 21-Year-Old Student Committed Suicide Over Heartbreak

A 21-year-old student of Maritime Academy Oron, Effiong Otu on Thursday morning, committed suicide after his girl friend called off their relationship, Vanguard reports.


20 hrs ago |

Rate of suicide among Oregon military veterans outpaces civilian rates

The Klamath Falls funeral last summer of Oregon Guard soldier Brady Hammer, whose death was initially deemed an accidental suicide.


Related Topix: Oregon Government, Oregon, Life, Veteran Affairs, Klamath Falls, OR

Yesterday | Stabroek News

Unemployed T&T man with cancer kills wife, then commits suicide

Two weeks after losing his home and business in a court battle with relatives, a terminally ill cancer patient set fire to two properties yesterday, before driving to Mosquito Creek, La Romaine, where he shot and killed his wife, then himself in a suspected suicide pact.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Former village clerk suspected of embezzling commits suicide

A former fire district clerk in Lafayette County is being investigated for allegedly embezzling more than $100,000 over the last five years.


Related Topix: Fire, Lafayette County, WI, Gratiot, WI

Marin Independent Journal

Snapshot: Daughter's suicide drives Fairfax father to pen book

John Brooks of Fairfax lost his adopted daughter, Casey to suicide at the Golden Gate Bridge in 2008.


ABC2 Maryland

Family: VA issues contributed to son's suicide

Family members of veterans who took their own lives testified on Capitol Hill Thursday.


Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs

CBC News

Edward Snowshoe spent 162 days in segregation before suicide

Edward Snowshoe from Fort McPherson, N.W.T., committed suicide at Edmonton Institution, a maximum-security federal prison, after spending 162 days in segregation.


Related Topix: Prison, Maximum Security, State Prisons, Federal Prisons, Electronic, Manitoba

Between 300 to 400 doctors commit suicide in the United States every year

According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention , between 300 to 400 doctors kill themselves annually in the United States.


Related Topix: Business Insider, Epidemic, Natural Disasters

Thu Jul 10, 2014

International Business Times

Foxconn's Robots, 'Foxbots,' to Target Employee Suicide Risks

The addition of more robots in Foxconn's assembly team, may be the company's attempt at minimising employee suicide risks and better working conditions for the makers of Apple's A member of the audience uses an iPhone to record DJ Afrojack's performance on ABC network's Good Morning America program in New York, June 27, 2014.



Suspicious Death Ruled a Suicide

A suspicious death being investigated by the MSP has a little more closure today.


WSET-TV Lynchburg

Black Box Labels Linked To Rising Suicide Rates

They warn that using the product could cause suicidal thoughts, and experts say the labels are connected to the rising number of suicides.


Silicon Alley Insider

JPMorgan Employee Shot And Killed His Wife Before Taking His Own Life

JPMorgan Chase employee Julian Knott shot his wife Alita Knott before taking his own life, Jefferson Township Police in New Jersey said.


Brandon Sun

Flooding spikes Stress Line calls

The swollen Assiniboine River covers farmland along Grand Valley Road west of Brandon earlier this month.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Agriculture, Science


Memorial held for children, mother in murder-suicide

The victims of a murder-suicide in East Greenbush were remembered by their family members Tuesday.


Thewestmorland Gazette

THE motivation of a man who poisoned himself to death has been branded a 'mystery' by a coroner.

Christopher Walling, 35, of Church View, Staveley, was found with 'fatal' levels of carbon monoxide inhis body close to the Whinfell radio mast at Grayrigg, on February 17, this year.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Nepal teenager commits suicide after Brazil defeat

A teenager in eastern Nepal committed suicide after her favorite team Brazil lost badly to Germany in the World Cup semifinals, police said Thursday.