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2 hrs ago | Suria

S. Korea's youth suicide rate falls...

The suicide rate among young South Koreans dipped slightly in 2012, government data showed Monday, offering some encouragement to official efforts to address a long-standing problem in Asia's fourth-largest economy.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia,

7 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

SP leaders son commits suicide

The 45-year-old son of a Samajwadi Party leader allegedly committed suicide by consuming some poisonous substance, police said on Sunday.


11 hrs ago | FOX23

Train accident in Schenectady ruled a suicide

According to police, authorities responded to the accident, which occurred around 8:45 p.m. on the train tracks near Congress Street and Tenth Avenue.


Related Topix: Train Disaster

15 hrs ago |

Veterans have higher rate of suicide in Oregon

That's according to a report by the Oregon Health Authority that analyzed data from the state's Violent Death Reporting System from 2008 to 2012.


Related Topix: Oregon Government, Oregon, Life, Veteran Affairs

19 hrs ago |

Vhong Navarro case: Tony Calvento says Deniece Cornejo committed suicide

Just this evening, July 13, 2014 or this morning, July 13, 2014 , Tony Calvento, one of the brave Filipino journalist and avid supporter of actor-TV host Vhong Navarro in his battle for truth and justice against Cedric Lee and his men, updated his official Facebook page.


Related Topix: Vhong Navarro

23 hrs ago |

The Death of Sherlock Holmes & Other Stories

A collect of stories that appeared in journals and magazine, headed by The Death of Sherlock Holmes with the master detective solving yet another crime in London and his untimely death, which answers every question readers have wondered about for years.


Sat Jul 12, 2014

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


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

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

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.


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.


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

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.