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Suicide

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Top Suicide Articles

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  • Mental Health First Aid Can Help Prevent Suicide

    Mental Health First Aid Can Help Prevent Suicide
    Kevin Hines said that he felt “instant regret” the moment he gave in to despair and catapulted himself over the railing of San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, plummeting to the waters beneath. He’s here to tell his tale only...
  • Jim McMahon on his dementia, suicidal thoughts: 'It got that bad'

    Jim McMahon on his dementia, suicidal thoughts: 'It got that bad'
    Jim McMahon recalls hanging out with former Super Bowl XX Bears teammate Dave Duerson about a month before Duerson committed suicide, shooting himself in the chest Feb. 17, 2011. “He was a lot more quiet than I originally had known him to be,&...
  • Suicide bomber on tricycle taxi detonates explosives at World Cup viewing in Nigeria

    Suicide bomber on tricycle taxi detonates explosives at World Cup viewing in Nigeria
    Witnesses have reported that a suicide bomber on a tricycle taxi triggered an explosion that blasted a World Cup viewing center in northeast Nigeria, killing several people. Hospital workers said the death toll likely will rise with 15 people critically...
  • Datebook: Hollywood Fringe Fest, Tony Greene and Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon

    Datebook: Hollywood Fringe Fest, Tony Greene and Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon
    The Hollywood Fringe Festival gets small-scale theater going all over the city, Wikipedia gets rewritten, Tony Greene's art receives posthumous celebration and a Spalding Gray monologue receives posthumous re-creation. And who are those New Yorkers...
  • Lebanon car bomb attack kills two, shatters months of relative calm

    Lebanon car bomb attack kills two, shatters months of relative calm
    A suicide car bomb that may have targeted Lebanon’s internal security chief exploded Friday on the Beirut-Damascus highway, killing at least two people and wounding dozens, according to official and media accounts. It was the first such attack...
  • Felons turn to 'pardon guy' to verify that they're rehabilitated

    Felons turn to 'pardon guy' to verify that they're rehabilitated
    John Garbin hears from people who say they'll commit suicide if he doesn't help them. Because of mistakes they made years ago — criminal mistakes — they can't get a job, move on with their lives, or escape their tarnished reputations, even...
  • Woman caused head-on crash to commit suicide, medical examiner says

    Woman caused head-on crash to commit suicide, medical examiner says
    A 29-year-old woman was bent on committing suicide when she drove her speeding pickup truck into another truck traveling in the opposite direction, the San Diego County medical examiner has concluded. Trista Lynn Stier and the driver of the other truck,...
  • In Theory: Should old-age assisted suicide be allowed?

    Exit, a Swiss organization that helps people take their own lives, voted May 24 during its general assembly to extend its services to elderly people who are not dealing with a terminal illness. "Those very advanced in age will no longer have to prove to...
  • Officials: Bartlett couple died in murder-suicide

    Officials: Bartlett couple died in murder-suicide
    A couple found dead in their Bartlett home died in an apparent murder-suicide, authorities said Wednesday. They have been identified by Bartlett police as Eileen P. Sulli, 55, and David H. Stone, 49. Police discovered the bodies Tuesday about 7 p.m....
  • BWI garage reopened following Wednesday suicide

    The daily parking garage at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport has reopened after closing Wednesday night after a man committed suicide in the area. BWI spokesman Jonathan Dean said Maryland Transportation Authority police are...
  • U.S. officials seek court oversight of L.A. jails, citing suicide rise

    U.S. officials seek court oversight of L.A. jails, citing suicide rise
    Citing a dramatic increase in jail suicides and "deplorable" conditions for mentally ill inmates, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Friday that it was seeking court oversight of how the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department treats those inmates. ...