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The China Post
Foxconn to increase robot usage to curb worker suicide rates
Foxconn Technology Group plans to use more robots in its various manufacturing operations as part of its efforts to replace "dangerous, boring and repeated" work, which has often been blamed for the series of suicides at its various facilities in recent years.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Family: VA issues contributed to son's suicide
Family members of veterans who took their own lives testified on Capitol Hill Thursday.
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.
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.
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.