RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Suicide

A collection of news and information related to Suicide published by this site and its partners.

Top Suicide Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • 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. ...
  • Vapor devices come up at CV Alliance meeting

    The CV Alliance attracted nearly 100 people Friday morning to hear a discussion on recent drug trends and services available to Glendale Unified students. The group, which aims to prevent underage kids from using drugs or alcohol, hosts regular meetings...
  • Feds step up pressure for L.A. County Jail reforms

    Feds step up pressure for L.A. County Jail reforms
    Citing a dramatic increase in jail suicides, the U.S. Department of Justice announced Friday that it was seeking court oversight of how the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department treats mentally ill inmates. The move marks a significant expansion of...
  • L.A. has run out of time to fix its own jails

     L.A. has run out of time to fix its own jails
    It should come as no surprise that Los Angeles County's treatment of mentally ill jail inmates falls so short of acceptable standards that the U.S. Department of Justice is seeking federal court oversight. County officials did too little for too long to...
  • Son in Mission Viejo murder-suicide remembered as conflicted young man

    Son in Mission Viejo murder-suicide remembered as conflicted young man
    In the master-planned community where they lived, the Sheers were seen as a sturdy family — squared-away churchgoers who were generous, smart, outgoing. Pastor John Steward remembers when Lydia Sheer, 54, came to him one day at Mount of Olives...
  • Parkville man shot by police after wife calls for help

    Parkville man shot by police after wife calls for help
    A Parkville man whose wife feared was suicidal was shot on his property Saturday night by Baltimore County police after firing his gun, police said. The wife had called police just before 10:45 p.m. to ask for help, saying her husband — identified...
  • Nine reported dead in assault on airport in Karachi, Pakistan

    Nine reported dead in assault on airport in Karachi, Pakistan
    Heavily armed attackers stormed the international airport in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, late Sunday night, prompting a gun battle that left at least five security personnel dead, officials said. Four of the attackers also died during an...
  • Police: Armed man, woman behind Las Vegas ambush that killed 3

    Police: Armed man, woman behind Las Vegas ambush that killed 3
    An armed man and woman shouting about a "revolution" opened fire and killed two Las Vegas policemen who were eating lunch in a pizza parlor on Sunday, then fatally shot a civilian in a nearby Wal-Mart store before killing themselves, police said. The...
  • Attackers storm Pakistan airport, killing 13

    Ten heavily armed attackers stormed the international airport in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, late Sunday night, prompting an hours-long gun battle that left 13 people dead before the assailants were killed, officials said. Pakistani security...
  • Taliban attacks Pakistan airport, 27 killed

    Taliban attacks Pakistan airport, 27 killed
    Taliban militants disguised as security forces stormed Pakistan's busiest airport Sunday and at least 27 people were killed in a dramatic nightlong battle at one of the country's most high-profile targets. The assault on Jinnah International Airport in...