suicide

This past week, a young couple committed suicide only a few days apart. Mercedes Smith, age 18, was found unresponsive in her dorm room at Lindsey Wilson College on Thursday. She was reported as suffering from depression. A few days later on Saturday, April 22nd, her boyfriend Markeice Brown, 17, also killed himself after leaving a devastating […]

Fantasia Barrino and her husband, Kendall Taylor, were a vision of love during their romantic beachside anniversary dinner. The couple celebrated their one-year anniversary this week with delicious desserts, champagne and roses. The former American Idol winner, who as a 19-year-old single mother, belted her way to victory in 2004, shared some intimate moments from […]

The defense lawyer of a mother blames untreated postpartum depression for her suicide attempt and alleged murder of her two children. Prosecutors reject that defense.

Fairborn Police Department fires Officer Lee Cyr for his insensitive remarks about MarShawn McCarrel's suicide. The officer crossed a professional line even though he was off duty.

In the first two months of 2016, there have been a reported seven school shootings.

Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn McCarrel reportedly shot himself Monday in front of the Ohio Statehouse building in Columbus.

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The Israeli guard was standing at the entrance to a West Bank settlement, when the young girl reportedly ran at him with a knife.

Former Rams running back Lawrence Phillips was found unconscious in his California prison cell early Wednesday.

Sandra Bland, the 28-year-old Chicago native who was found dead in a Texas jail cell in July, committed suicide because her family and friends failed to post her bond after she was arrested for a minor traffic violation.

The autopsy showed a bullet from a .38 caliber entered Green's chin, causing his death. The teen had a gun of the same description on him the day he died. It belonged to a friend of the family.

Details about just what happened on Wednesday remain unclear. And hours after the incident, the family's attorney, William H. Murphy, Jr. tweeted a statement requesting privacy.