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45 min ago | 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

5 hrs ago | 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

9 hrs ago |

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.


KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Suicide rate remains high in El Paso County

Updated statistics show that 151 people committed suicide in El Paso County last year, continuing a disturbing trend that has lasted for several years.


Related Topix: El Paso County, CO

Victorville Daily Press

Officials: Highway 138 death ruled a suicide Updated at

San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department officials said on Wednesday that suicide was the cause of death after a man was found dead Sunday on Highway 138 between Summit Valley Road and Highway 173.


Related Topix: San Bernardino County, CA

WWL-AM New Orleans

Scoot: Pink Floyd coming together for new album

When I heard that Pink Floyd would be releasing a new album in October, I thought about how exciting the news is for Pink Floyd fans but I also thought about the bands that will never reunite to do anything new.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

Parents sue state prisons over son's suicide

Brandon Palakovic, 23, killed himself in July 2012 at the State Correctional Institution-Cresson, about 90 miles east of Pittsburgh.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, State Prisons, State Correctional Institution - Cresson, Prison, US News

ABC News

Inquest to examine domestic violence in murder-suicide

Victorian coroner Judge Ian Gray will examine the role of domestic violence as part of the inquest into a murder-suicide in Melbourne's south-eastern suburbs in 2012.


Related Topix: Indian-American, Asian-American

Trinidad Guardian

Fugitive cop commits suicide

One day after his face was shown on TV6's Beyond the Tape as a wanted fugitive, suspended police constable Christopher Madeira, 31, committed suicide.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

Thanh Nein News

Accountant's plea signals more possible scrutiny of Madoff son

U.S. prosecutors may still be building a case against imprisoned swindler Bernard Madoff's only surviving son, who according to sources was one of the "co-conspirators" mentioned in a plea deal by a Madoff associate last month.


Related Topix: Prison, Bernie Madoff, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Bournemouth Echo

Polish man found dead in Poole Park took his own life after losing teenage son

A POLISH man who was found dead in Poole Park had struggled to cope following the death of his teenage son, an inquest has heard.


Edmonton Journal

Inmate's death after 162 days of segregation ruled a suicide

Edmonton should follow the provincial lead and disclose its own sunshine list, a government-spending critic argues.


Related Topix: Prison, Electronic, Manitoba, Psychology, Science