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Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted suicide

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted suicide....

Maine becomes 8th state to legalize medically assisted suicide

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Maine becomes 8th state to legalize assisted suicide AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine has become the eighth state to legalize medically assisted suicide. Democratic Gov. Janet Mills signed the bill Wednesday....
22:32, 06/12/2019

Maine assisted-suicide bill reaches governor's desk; would be 8th state to legalize option for terminally ill A Maine bill to legalize assisted suicide advanced to the governor's desk Tuesday after the state Senate backed the proposal one day after passage in ...
13:32, 06/06/2019

Maine legalizes medically assisted suicide Democratic Maine Gov. Janet Mills signed a bill Wednesday to legalize medically assisted suicide, making Maine the eighth state in the U.S. to do so....
15:48, 06/13/2019

Maine legalizes medically assisted suicide, joining seven other states and District of Columbia Maine legalized medically assisted suicide on Wednesday, becoming the eighth state to allow terminally ill people to end their lives with medication. ...
08:48, 06/13/2019

Maine legislators vote to legalize assisted suicide; governor not saying whether she’ll sign bill AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine legislators vote to legalize assisted suicide; governor not saying whether she’ll sign bill....
18:00, 06/04/2019

Maine passes bill legalizing assisted suicide Legislators in Maine on Tuesday voted to legalize assisted suicide – but the state’s governor hasn’t yet committed to signing the bill int...
04:48, 06/05/2019

Maine legislators OK assisted suicide; bill goes to governor AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s Legislature has passed a bill to legalize doctor-assisted suicide. The Democratic-led Maine Senate voted 19-16 Tue...
18:48, 06/04/2019

Bill legalizing assisted suicide reaches Maine governor's desk The Maine state legislature passed a bill Tuesday that legalizes assisted suicide, allowing doctors to prescribe a fatal dose of medication to termina...
21:48, 06/04/2019

Australian Kerry Robertson the 1st to die under state's assisted suicide law Kerry Robertson, a 61-year-old Australian woman who fought metastatic breast cancer for 10 years, has become the first person to die under Victoria st...
18:00, 08/05/2019

Lawyer: Man charged in assisted suicide a loving husband MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — A defense lawyer says a Connecticut man charged with helping his terminally ill wife kill herself was a loving husband whose ...
22:48, 06/21/2019

Oregon removes assisted suicide wait for certain patients The law allows those with 15 days left to live to bypass a 15-day waiting period required under the Death with Dignity Act, something proponents say w...
00:00, 07/26/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's bodyguard, an ex-UFC fighter, believes reported suicide was assisted As speculation swirls around Jeffrey Epstein, former UFC fighter Igor Zinoviev believes Epstein's death in jail was no accident.   ...
12:16, 08/16/2019

Virginia AG calls for state to legalize marijuana RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is calling for the legalization of marijuana. Herring said Saturday that Virginia should s...
05:00, 06/16/2019

Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize marijuana Illinois Gov. J.B Pritzker signed a bill Tuesday morning legalizing recreational use of marijuana, making Illinois the 11th state to decriminalize the...
23:00, 06/25/2019

Washington Becomes First US State To Legalize Human Composting Washington on Tuesday became the first US state to legalize human composting after its eco-friendly governor signed a bill to that effect in a bid to ...
07:32, 05/22/2019

New York State Set to Legalize Electric Scooters and Bikes New York City just got one step closer to being plagued with the piles of electric bikes and scooters that clutter the sidewalks of lesser cities. Thi...
09:32, 06/18/2019

Efforts to legalize marijuana in New York take big hit in state Senate The top backer of legalizing marijuana in New York, Manhattan state Sen. Liz Krueger, admitted defeat Wednesday, after days of contentious negotiation...
18:00, 06/19/2019

Illinois becomes 11th state to legalize recreational use of marijuana SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois is likely to become the 11th state to allow small amounts of marijuana for recreational use after the Democratic-con...
05:16, 06/26/2019

State lawmakers make last-minute push to legalize marijuana ALBANY — State lawmakers are making a last-minute push to legalize recreational pot before the official end of the legislative session on June 19. A t...
08:48, 06/16/2019

Illinois becomes 11th state in US to legalize recreational marijuana, first to set up statewide marketplace Illinois on Tuesday became the 11th state in the U.S. to legalize marijuana for recreational use after Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a bill that permits r...
21:32, 06/25/2019

Maine becomes 25th U.S. state caught up in measles outbreak Medical authorities in Maine on Wednesday confirmed the state's first measles infection in two years, making it the 25th state to report cases of the ...
15:16, 05/22/2019

Maine becomes first U.S. state to ban polystyrene foam food containers Maine has become the first state to implement an outright ban on polystyrene food containers, which are one of the 10 most-littered items in the Unite...
23:16, 05/01/2019

Maine becomes 25th U.S. state to report measles case Medical authorities in Maine on Wednesday confirmed the state's first case of measles in two years, making it the 25th state to report cases of the di...
15:00, 05/22/2019

Weed in the Windy City: Illinois Becomes the 11th State to Legalize Recreational Marijuana (SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) — Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation legalizing small amounts o...
19:32, 06/25/2019

Tennessee mothers discuss raising LGBT kids in a state set to 'legalize hate' Republican lawmakers have introduced six anti-LGBT bills, which the Tennessee Equality Project has dubbed the Slate of HateAfter a round at the salad ...
12:00, 05/27/2019

Maine becomes first state to ban Styrofoam food containers, effective 2020 The containers are a significant contributor to environmental plastic pollution, according to a statement from Maine Gov. Janet Mills.   &#...
02:32, 05/02/2019

Three sisters who all work as teachers in the state of Maine have decided to retire at the same time (WCSH) Three sisters, who all work as teachers in the state of Maine, have decided to retire at the same time. Cecile LaPlante, Theresa LaPlante and S...
08:48, 06/21/2019

U.S. measles outbreak spreads to Maine, 25th state to report case Maine became the 25th U.S. state to confirm a case of measles amid the country's worst outbreak of the disease in a quarter century, as state medical ...
20:00, 05/22/2019

US measles outbreak spreads to Maine, 25th state to report case Maine became the 25th U.S. state to confirm a case of measles amid the country's worst outbreak of the disease in a quarter century, as state med...
20:16, 05/22/2019

Legionnaires' disease bacteria found in Maine water district samples, state CDC says Maine health officials this week announced the bacteria responsible for Legionnaires disease — a severe form of pneumonia — has been detected in sampl...
21:16, 07/20/2019

Maine resident contracts rare tick-borne illness that can cause brain infections, death, state CDC says A Maine resident has been infected with a rare but typically severe tick-borne illness that can cause brain infections and meningitis and, in some cas...
17:16, 07/25/2019

Popular Move: Maine Senate Passes Bill to Give All of State’s Electoral Votes to the Winner of the Popular Vote in 2020 There’s a movement afoot in some quarters to get rid of the Electoral College, the institution that really elects the president of the United States....
09:48, 05/16/2019

Islamic State claims Afghan wedding suicide blast that killed 63 The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility on Sunday for a suicide blast at a wedding reception in Afghanistan that killed 63 people, und...
15:32, 08/18/2019

Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self in murder-suicide: cops A Democratic candidate who was seeking election to the Mississippi House of Representatives, and who had just been served divorce papers, walked into ...
07:16, 07/18/2019

Mississippi state House candidate kills wife, self in murder-suicide, police say A Democratic candidate who was seeking election to the Mississippi House of Representatives, and who had just been served divorce papers, walked into ...
00:32, 07/18/2019

Florida Uber driver has ear medically reattached after fight FORT LAUDERLDALE, Fla. (AP) — An Uber driver nearly lost an ear in a fight in a parking garage at a Florida airport. The South Florida SunSentinel rep...
22:00, 06/11/2019

Bring medically proven opioid treatments into jails and prisons President Trump may have a reputation for toughness, but the White House is taking a different approach with its newest plan to counteract crime and a...
16:32, 05/23/2019

Mercury guard Diana Taurasi medically cleared to play Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi has been medically cleared to play after missing most of the season with a back injury     &#...
22:16, 08/19/2019

Wife of reality TV bounty hunter in medically induced coma HONOLULU (AP) — The wife of reality TV bounty hunter Duane “Dog” Chapman is in a medically induced coma. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser repo...
07:00, 06/24/2019

NYPD detective found dead in apparent suicide day after deputy chief's suicide NEW YORK CITY – A detective with the Brooklyn South homicide squad died Thursday from a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head, sources told The New...
04:48, 06/07/2019

'Dog the Bounty Hunter' star Beth Chapman is in a medically induced coma Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Wonderwall Beth Chapman, who starred alongside her husband in the reality show "Dog the Bounty Hunter," is in a med...
00:48, 06/24/2019

Boston Bruins' Matt Grzelcyk medically cleared, expected to play in Game 7 Boston Bruins defenseman Matt Grzelcyk was medically cleared from a concussion and is expected to play in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final against the ...
01:00, 06/13/2019

| Australia cancer sufferer first to use new assisted dying law A 61-year-old cancer patient has become the first person in over two decades to die under controversial assisted dying laws in Australia, a charity sa...
00:00, 08/06/2019

TFD responds to fire at assisted living home TUCSON- The Tucson Fire Department responded to an attic fire at a home serving as an assisted living facility Saturday evening. Officials said they r...
10:48, 06/30/2019

Dog the Bounty Hunter's Wife Beth Chapman in Medically Induced Coma Amid Cancer Battle Dog the Bounty Hunter's Beth Chapman has been hospitalized again amid her cancer battle and has been placed in a medically induced coma. Hawaii News ...
23:32, 06/23/2019

Antibiotics after assisted births could stop thousands of infections Giving a single dose of antibiotics to mothers who have a medically assisted birth using forceps or vacuum could prevent almost half of maternal infec...
07:48, 05/14/2019

Euthanasia and assisted dying rates are soaring. But where are they legal? It is available in a growing number of countries and jurisdictions – but not the UK, where it remains outlawed“The main difference between euthanasia ...
08:16, 07/15/2019

Nogales assisted living home owner indicted NOGALES – The owner of an assisted living facility has been indicted by an Arizona grand jury on charges of vulnerable adult abuse. Raul Lopez, ...
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Beth Chapman in medically induced coma: Dog the Bounty Hunter thanks well wishers as wife undergoes hospital treatment Duane 'Dog the Bounty Hunter' Chapman has asked fans to pray for his wife, after she was placed in a medically induced coma amid an ongoing cancer bat...
13:16, 06/24/2019

Ford commercial reveals our surreal robot-assisted future If you’re skeptical of or put off by the idea of self-driving cars, then there’s a good chance you won’t be a fan of Ford’s intriguing research projec...
01:16, 05/24/2019

Assisted Living Residents Get Special Visitor From Newport Aquarium SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A group of senior citizens in Georgetown received a special visitor from the Newport Aquarium Thursday. The resident...
23:32, 05/09/2019

France Moves to Lift Ban on Assisted Reproduction for Female Couples French President Emmanuel Macron’s government aims to lift a ban that prevents lesbian couples and single women from using assisted reproduction to ha...
00:00, 07/25/2019

MDMA-Assisted Therapy Shows Promise as Treatment for Alcohol Addiction Supplementing psychotherapy with small doses of MDMA could be an effective strategy to prevent relapses of alcohol addiction in patients, an ongoing s...
21:16, 08/19/2019

Speedrunner Smashes A Computer-Assisted Super Mario Bros. Record By A Single Frame A tool-assisted Super Mario Bros. speedrun category that had seen no significant improvements for years may be getting a second wind after a single-fr...
13:32, 05/02/2019

'Fast & Furious 9' stuntman Joe Watts in medically induced coma after serious head injury The set of Vin Diesel's "Fast & Furious 9" was shut down Monday after stuntman Joe Watts received a serious head injury during production.  ...
21:32, 07/23/2019

New Jersey will ask voters to legalize recreational pot TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s state Senate president says voters will be asked to decide next year if recreational use of marijuana should b...
18:16, 05/15/2019

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New York set to legalize e-scooters and e-bikes New York lawmakers look set to legalize electric scooter and bike sharing services throughout the state. A vote on a Senate bill is likely to take pla...
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Former sex worker: Don’t legalize prostitution in New York State lawmakers pushing to legalize prostitution may want to think twice. A former sex-trade survivor who says she was victimized everywhere from New ...
21:32, 06/02/2019

Sex workers push to legalize prostitution in New York ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state would legalize the buying and selling of sex under a proposal introduced in the state Legislature that would lift c...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Argentine activists try again with new bill to legalize abortion The Argentine lower house presented a bill on Tuesday to legalize abortion less than a year after the Senate rejected similar legislation, backed by a...
03:00, 05/29/2019

Arizona governor will decide whether to legalize nunchucks PHOENIX (AP) — Arizona may lift the legal restrictions around owning nunchucks. The House voted Thursday to remove nunchucks from the list of deadly w...
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Zimbabwe to legalize growing of industrial hemp Zimbabwe will change its laws to allow farmers to grow industrial hemp for export, cabinet ministers said on Tuesday, adding that the government saw t...
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Illinois poised to legalize recreational marijuana Illinois is poised to become the 11th state in the US to legalize marijuana for recreational use, after lawmakers voted to legalize the drug on Friday...
04:32, 06/02/2019

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05:32, 06/06/2019

Oakland becomes 2nd US city to legalize magic mushrooms SAN FRANCISCO — Oakland on Tuesday became the second U.S. city to decriminalize magic mushrooms after a string of speakers testified that psychedelics...
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Taiwan set to legalize gay marriage despite legislative hurdles Taipei is due to take a series of decisive steps this week to legalize same-sex marriages before the May 24 deadline set by the island’s top court. Ho...
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11:32, 06/05/2019

Ted Cruz wants to work with AOC to legalize over-the-counter birth control Sen. Ted Cruz on Wednesday reached across the aisle, offering to work with New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to make over-the-counter birth contr...
08:00, 06/13/2019

France has no plans to legalize cannabis for recreational use: minister France will not legalize the recreational use of cannabis but could consider authorizing its medical use, Transport Minister Elisabeth Borne said on T...
14:00, 06/20/2019

Cuomo nixes last-minute effort to legalize prostitution Gov. Andrew Cuomo kiboshed a long-shot effort by a pair of New York City Democrats to legalize prostitution during the closing days of the legislative...
20:00, 06/17/2019

Ex-Knicks J.R. Smith, Al Harrington lobby NY lawmakers to legalize pot ALBANY – Former New York Knicks basketball players J.R. Smith and Al Harrington made a surprise appearance in Albany on Tuesday to push for pot ...
03:32, 06/05/2019

Cuomo not confident New York will legalize weed this year Gov. Cuomo said he isn’t confident New York will legalize the recreational use of marijuana this year because state lawmakers are getting cold feet. “...
10:48, 05/11/2019

Germany: Hamburg aims to legalize dumpster diving Dumpster diving for food is considered theft in Germany, even if others have thrown the food away. The city of Hamburg wants to decriminalize the act ...
20:32, 05/31/2019

US lawmakers look to legalize pot in 'historic' marijuana reform hearing U.S. lawmakers weighed reforming pot laws in what advocates called a "historic" hearing Wednesday, with numerous members of Congress saying they wante...
03:00, 07/11/2019

We should legalize drinking at 18 to make college life safer Out of 190 countries, only 12 have drinking ages as high as ours. We are keeping company with cool kids on the block like Iraq, Oman and Equatorial Gu...
20:32, 07/20/2019

Cuomo pumps break on bill to legalize e-bikes, scooters Gov. Andrew Cuomo pumped the breaks on a bill approved by the state Legislature that would legalize motorized scooters and bikes. “I have heard a numb...
09:16, 06/22/2019

Rights group cheers Bhutan’s move to legalize gay relations NEW DELHI (AP) — A global rights group has welcomed Bhutan’s move toward becoming the latest South Asian nation to decriminalize homosexuality. ...
16:16, 06/09/2019

Maine boy, 6, dies after being hit by bus while biking: police Authorities in Maine have identified the first-grade student that was killed Wednesday after being run over by a school bus while riding his bicycle....
04:48, 05/03/2019

Maine law to allow non-doctors to perform abortions The bill, which Democratic Gov. Janet Mills introduced herself, will go into effect in mid-June. Only physicians perform abortions in most states. &#...
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6-year-old boy hit, killed by school bus in Maine RUMFORD, Maine — Police say a 6-year-old boy crossing a Rumford street on his bicycle was killed by a school bus. Police Chief Stacy Carter says the b...
12:00, 05/02/2019

Maine changes Columbus Day to Indigenous Peoples’ Day The governor of Maine on Friday signed a bill into law that makes Columbus Day known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day. The name change came during a signing...
12:32, 05/02/2019

Maine to end non-medical exemptions for vaccinations AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Gov. Janet Mills has signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for required vaccinations in ...
21:48, 05/24/2019

Moroccan women press to legalize abortion amid pending bill Two dozen activists have demonstrated in front of Morocco’s parliament to press the Muslim kingdom’s lawmakers to legalize abortion in some situations...
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Illinois bill to legalize recreational marijuana wins legislative approval Illinois will become the 11th U.S. state to legalize the recreational use of marijuana for adults under a bill that won final passage in the state leg...
02:48, 06/01/2019

14 inspirational photos of celebrations in Taiwan after it became the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage Carl Court/ Getty Taiwan legalized same-sex marriage on Friday, becoming the first country in Asia to do so. Thousands of people filled the streets ...
12:16, 05/18/2019

Fewer teens smoke weed in states that legalize marijuana: study Not everyone is getting higher in 420-friendly states. Marijuana use has plummeted with young people in states where pot has been legalized for recrea...
00:48, 07/09/2019

'Dog the Bounty Hunter' star Duane Chapman offers fans an update amid wife Beth's medically-induced coma While "Dog the Bounty Hunter" star Beth Chapman remains in a medically-induced coma, her husband Duane offered fans a small update Monday night. ...
15:16, 06/25/2019

Maine’s New Abortion Law Will Allow Non-Doctors to Perform Procedure The law, which will go into effect in September, will allow nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other medical professionals to administer ab...
10:00, 06/11/2019

Maine could allow terminally ill to get life-ending meds AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine would allow doctors to prescribe terminally ill people a fatal dose of medication under a bill that faces final legislativ...
00:00, 06/04/2019

Maine to Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions for Vaccinations (AUGUSTA, Maine) — Democratic Gov. Janet Mills on Friday signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for vacci...
00:32, 05/25/2019

Portland, Maine: An Incomparable Insider's Guide The Maine seaport delivers all the ingredients for a late-summer escape—and then some. Novelist Richard Russo and three other savvy locals share their...
17:48, 08/14/2019

Maine man vanishes ‘seeking enlightenment’ in Hawaii A search is underway for a Maine man who vanished while “seeking enlightenment” in Hawaii more than a year ago, according to a report. Ale...
10:00, 08/03/2019

Trump Administration Plans to Legalize Importing Low-Cost Canadian Prescription Drugs (WASHINGTON) — The Trump administration said Wednesday it will set up a system to allow Americans to legally import lower-cost prescription drug...
19:16, 07/31/2019

Illinois posed to legalize marijuana sales, expunge criminal records for pot crimes Illinois cannabis legalization would expunge criminal records and help minorities get business licenses to sell marijuana starting next year.  &...
02:32, 06/01/2019

Daily on Healthcare: Push to legalize pot deepens partisan divisions in 2020 race Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what's...
15:00, 08/06/2019

New Maine Law Ends Non-Medical Excuses for Avoiding Vaccination The state of Maine has joined California, West Virginia, and Mississippi in barring the use of religious and philosophical exemptions to opt out of sc...
23:00, 05/27/2019

Moose crashes through pizza shop’s window in Maine Sorry, big guy. Restaurant’s closed. Police in the town of Dover-Foxcroft, Maine, say a moose crashed through the window of a now-closed pizzeria at a...
01:16, 06/18/2019

Girl in Maine recovering after double lung transplant (WCSH)  A little girl from Maine is recovering after receiving a new set of lungs last month. Makayla Crosby has Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease th...
19:16, 07/31/2019

Message in a bottle from Maine found 21 years later in Scotland A message in a bottle cast out to sea off the coast of Maine in 1998 was found earlier this month on a Scottish island — completing an epic 21-y...
10:16, 07/31/2019

Rare albino porcupine spotted at Maine museum A mysterious hairy, white creature found on the lawn of the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine this week was later determined to be a rar...
23:48, 07/20/2019

“So ugly he’s cute” – Maine pup vows for “ugliest dog” crown (WCSH/NBC News) Tostito may be the ugliest dog you’ve ever seen. His owner is certainly hoping so. Molly Horgan is set to travel from her Falmou...
23:32, 06/17/2019

Maine student-teacher busted on charges he had sex with pupil An anonymous letter sent by an “outraged citizen” tipped off cops in Maine about a student-teacher accused of having sex with a female pupil he met in...
21:48, 06/05/2019

Guided-missile destroyer USS Daniel Inouye christened in Maine A U.S. Navy destroyer bearing the name of the late Daniel Inouye, a long-time senator from Hawaii and veteran of World War II, was christened at Gener...
21:48, 06/24/2019

From Wild Blueberries and Maine Terroir, Fine Sparkling Wine It began as a lark among childhood friends, one a California winemaker. It has become a cultural exploration and, maybe, hope for an ailing industry....
19:48, 08/15/2019

Maine's top court decides dog's owner in odd, bitter custody dispute A woman in Maine who sued for custody of a dog she shared with an ex-boyfriend was determined to be not the rightful owner of the pup by Maine's Supre...
19:32, 05/29/2019

Internet Providers in Maine Will Soon Have To Get Consent Before Selling Customer Data Internet service providers gobble up a disconcerting amount of information about you—your browsing history, your geolocation information, your financi...
23:16, 05/31/2019

Maine Senate rejects ending religious exemptions for vaccinations An effort to end all non-medical exemptions for childhood vaccinations in Maine was in limbo on Thursday after the state Senate voted to amend it to a...
00:32, 05/03/2019

The Latest: Maine sues opioid maker over deceptive marketing SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on lawsuits filed against opioid maker Purdue Pharma. 1 p.m. Maine’s attorney general says in a lawsuit tha...
00:00, 06/04/2019

Legal pot faces final public hearing test in Maine AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine’s tentative rules about legalized recreational marijuana are up for a key hearing that could represent one of the proposa...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Wabanaki Water Walkers begin long journey to Maine The annual Wabanaki Water Walk is an awareness campaign that honours the sacredness of water in a world of rising sea levels, increasing temperatures ...
23:32, 05/20/2019

Wrecker truck slides into ocean in Maine after ground beneath it gives way A wrecker truck was pulled from the Atlantic Ocean after plunging into the water when the ground beneath it collapsed Tuesday morning in Harpsell, Mai...
06:00, 05/16/2019

Maine gov signs bill allowing non-doctors to perform abortions Maine’s Democratic governor signed a bill into law this week that allows medical professionals other than doctors to perform abortions. The bill...
22:00, 06/11/2019

2020 candidate Seth Moulton says he'd legalize marijuana and boost mental health care for veterans Samantha Lee 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Seth Moulton, a US Marine Corps veteran, joined Business Insider Today for a town hall. Moulton a...
00:16, 06/20/2019

Top Maine Democrat Announces Senate Run Against Veteran Republican Sen. Susan Collins (PORTLAND, Maine) — Maine’s Democratic House Speaker Sara Gideon on Monday announced that she’s challenging veteran Republican U.S. ...
21:32, 06/24/2019

Susan Collins, a Fixture in Maine, Has Twin Troubles: Trump and Kavanaugh Senator Susan Collins said she would decide this fall whether she would seek re-election, but Maine’s Republican mainstay faces a shifting political l...
00:16, 07/07/2019

Maine passes bill requiring ISPs to ask permission before selling data The current federal government might not be keen on privacy rules for internet providers, but Maine certainly is. The state's Senate has passed ...
09:48, 05/31/2019

Maine Just Banned Native American Mascots. It’s a Movement That’s Inching Forward. Professional sports teams and big college sports programs have often resisted calls to rethink their names and logos. But at local levels, lawmakers h...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Arizona family with albino twins relocates to Maine to better protect toddlers from the sun An Arizona family with albino twins relocated to a state thousands of miles away to better protect their sun-sensitive children from harmful UV rays. ...
22:48, 08/16/2019

Maine police joke 'charges were dropped' against goat that chased woman Police in a small Maine town joked on Facebook that they were dropping the charges against a goat that chased a woman down the street over the weekend...
07:00, 06/28/2019

Legislation that sparked a brawl in Hong Kong parliament would legalize Chinese kidnapping of Americans, dissidents tell Congress China is pushing legislation that would “legalize kidnappings” of Americans in Hong Kong, a prominent pro-democracy activist warned Congress on Wednes...
02:32, 05/16/2019

Food porn meets Hitchcock horror as seagull spies Maine chance Pepperdine professor photobombed by lobster mobster bird happy to see picture of roll reversal go viralAlicia Jessop knew Friday was going to be memor...
02:32, 06/10/2019

Toupee or rare albino porcupine? Staff at a Maine train museum were puzzled An albino porcupine turned up Tuesday at Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine perplexing the staff.        ...
19:48, 07/18/2019

Maine Confirmed Its First Case of a Rare Tick-Borne Virus in Years. Here’s What to Know About Powassan Health officials have confirmed that an individual in Maine is sick with Powassan virus disease, marking the first time since 2017 that a person in th...
01:32, 07/26/2019

Maine Needed New, Young Residents. African Migrants Began Arriving by the Dozens. The migrants have been arriving in Portland, Maine, by the dozens. The surge has opened a debate in the city, which needs new residents but also has f...
02:16, 06/24/2019

Seagull steals lobster roll out of Maine tourist’s hand in epic photo A woman visiting Maine to try her first-ever lobster roll on Friday learned that even the best-laid plans often go awry after a sly seagull swiped the...
21:32, 06/10/2019

Maine governor signs abortion bill allowing non-doctors to perform procedure Maine’s Democratic governor signed an abortion bill into law on Monday that allows medical professionals who are not doctors to perform the procedure....
10:16, 06/11/2019

Maine city offers homeless people tents as it faces affordable housing shortage Officials say under municipal and state policy the city can’t put people into temporary housing like hotel rooms in nice weatherFacing a shortage of a...
22:32, 07/05/2019

Maine single mother facing eviction offered tent and camping gear by city A single mother facing eviction from her Maine apartment after falling behind on her rent last month was offered a tent and camping gear by the city a...
03:32, 07/06/2019

Makayla Crosby, a young girl from Maine battling Cystic Fibrosis, is on the mend after receiving a new set of lungs last month (WCSH)  A little girl from Maine is recovering after receiving a new set of lungs last month. Makayla Crosby has Cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease th...
12:16, 07/31/2019

Delaware's latest First State title: Only no-kill state for shelter animals Delaware's designation as the country's first no-kill state for shelter animals came from the Best Friends Animal Society.   ...
00:00, 08/13/2019

Langston Jackson Sets State 100M Record, Wins State Titlle LEXINGTON, Ky- Kentucky track and field commit Langston Jackson put on one final show at the high school ranks, and he did so on the track that he wil...
22:32, 06/01/2019

Mississippi State adds Penn State transfer QB Tommy Stevens STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State has added Penn State transfer quarterback Tommy Stevens to its football team. The 6-foot-5, 240-pound Steve...
18:48, 05/17/2019

With 2020 Looming, Parties Fight State by State Over Voting Access Legislative battles over plans to tighten voting and registration rules have gained urgency with a pivotal election 18 months away. Arizona’s skirmish...
22:32, 06/03/2019

Former Penn State quarterback Tommy Stevens transferring to Mississippi State Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead might have found his quarterback. Tommy Stevens from Penn State announced he is transferring to the school. ...
21:48, 05/17/2019

South Sudan lifts state of emergency in north: state radio President Salva Kiir has lifted a state of emergency in northern parts of South Sudan, state radio reported on Friday, part of efforts to help end civ...
23:48, 05/03/2019

This state is adding free sunscreen dispensers to state beaches & parks all summer long! If you wanna have some fun in the sun this summer and keep your skin safe, looks like Rhode Island might be the ticket.      ...
22:16, 05/23/2019

State Street pays $94.3 million to settle U.S., state charges over hidden fund markups State Street Corp agreed to pay $94.3 million to settle federal and state regulatory charges it routinely overcharged mutual fund customers and other ...
21:32, 06/27/2019

Coward Republicans in the Oregon State Senate Are Still Hiding From State Police After Killing Climate Bill Shit is really getting wild in Oregon (and, I guess, directly outside of it). Last Thursday, 11 Republicans in the state senate managed to help kill a...
03:16, 06/27/2019

Arkansas State Police confirm that human remains found outside home are that of a former Republican state legislator LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas State Police confirm that human remains found outside home are that of a former Republican state legislator....
18:32, 06/06/2019

Oregon Governor Orders State Police to Find GOP State Senators Avoiding a Climate Vote Oregon is poised to pass sweeping legislation to fight climate change. But before the bill can come to a vote, the Oregon State Police may need to tra...
18:32, 06/22/2019

Missouri to be only U.S. state with no legal abortion provider after state action Missouri is poised this week to become the only U.S. state without access to legal abortions as health officials refuse to renew its last clinic's lic...
22:48, 05/28/2019

Washington state will offer third gender option on state ID’s OLYMPIA, Wash. (CNN) – Washington state residents who identify with genders other than male or female will have another option to select on thei...
10:16, 08/02/2019

Here’s a state-by-state look at the fastest mobile network speeds in the US Opensignal has released a new report today about mobile network speeds in the US, offering an overview of how smartphone download speeds haven’t...
17:00, 06/02/2019

These are the worst cities to live in, state by state 24/7 Wall St. analyzed factors such as crime, property values, jobs, and proximity to services to identify the worst cities to live in in every state....
21:00, 05/14/2019

Washington state becomes the first state to allow human composting Washington state is the first in the nation to allow natural organic reduction. Veuer’s Nick Cardona explains what that entails.   &#...
17:16, 05/22/2019

This is how many cancer survivors are living in the US, state by state 24/7 Tempo reviewed how many people in every state live with cancer using data from the American Cancer Society.        ...
12:16, 05/21/2019

These are the worst U.S. cities to live in, state by state 24/7 Wall St. analyzed factors such as crime, property values, jobs, and proximity to services to identify the worst cities to live in in every state....
02:48, 07/29/2019

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline Send Silence Packing uses empty backpacks to raise awareness for suicide prevention. Photo by Active Minds NEW YORK (AP) — With suicides on the rise, ...
06:48, 08/17/2019

Suicide and the Paradox of the Memoir A paradox lies at the center of any memoir about suicide, the fact that one can’t write about the desire to kill oneself while that desire overwhelms....
00:48, 06/04/2019

Locked up where suicide is still a crime Suicide is illegal in Nigeria and survivors often find themselves in jail at the most vulnerable moment of their lives. CNN's Stephanie Busari reports...
00:32, 04/29/2019

Is this ‘Suicide Squad 2’ actress the new Gal Gadot? A new girl is joining a tight squad. Relative newcomer Daniela Melchior has been cast as Ratcatcher in “The Suicide Squad 2,” the sequel to the 2016 D...
12:00, 05/02/2019

4 Your Health: More people are committing suicide Suicide has increased by more than a third since 1999. The number of people dying by suicide is on the rise. That is according to a new study from the...
23:00, 06/20/2019

At least 6 killed in suicide bombing in Somalia The mayor of the Somali capital of Mogadishu was wounded and at least six others killed in a suicide bomb attack Wednesday on a government building, t...
01:48, 07/28/2019

Avicii had not planned suicide, his father says Superstar DJ Avicii's father says his son had not planned to kill himself, and described the "long talks" the pair had about his mental health and pun...
23:32, 07/03/2019

Teacher, son die in apparent murder-suicide MARYVILLE, Tenn. — Police say the deaths of a school teacher and his son are being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide after the pair were foun...
10:32, 06/11/2019

US suicide rate at its highest since the end of the second world war Suicide rates in the US are at their highest since the second world war, and a new report shows an increase among Native Americans and Asian or Pacifi...
08:00, 06/20/2019

U.S. Suicide Rates Are the Highest They’ve Been Since World War II U.S. suicide rates are at their highest since World War II, according to federal data—and the opioid crisis, widespread social media use and hig...
12:32, 06/20/2019

FCC suggests '988' as new suicide prevention hotline U.S. Federal Communications Commission staffers recommended the agency designate "988" as a new phone number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifel...
21:48, 08/15/2019

Mogadishu mayor dies after suicide bombing Abdirahman Omar Osman, the mayor of Somalia's capital Mogadishu, succumbed to wounds sustained in a suicide bombing in the city, the government said o...
02:32, 08/06/2019

Turkey says UAE spy suspect committed suicide in prison A man held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide by hanging himself in prison, the Istanbul prosecutor's...
14:32, 04/29/2019

Suspected spy for UAE held in Turkey committed suicide One of two detainees held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for the United Arab Emirates has committed suicide in prison, a justice ministry official s...
10:32, 04/29/2019

'I wonder if I've saved a woman from suicide': my job on the London Underground People expect me to know about every form of transport, but the best part of my job is helping tourists understand the tubeI work as a customer servic...
17:32, 08/05/2019

Pediatricians don't always get adequate suicide-prevention training (Reuters Health) - Although experts supervising new pediatricians and teaching trainee doctors agree that preventing child and teen suicide is importa...
04:48, 05/31/2019

Deaths from suicide, alcohol and drugs skyrocket — but not in NY Alcohol- and drug-related deaths and suicides continue to climb in the US, according to a new report released Wednesday by The Commonwealth Fund, an o...
02:00, 06/13/2019

30 killed in triple suicide bombing in Nigeria Thirty people were killed late Sunday in a triple suicide bombing in northeast Nigeria, emergency services reported, in an attack bearing the hallmark...
13:48, 06/17/2019

Experts share facts about physician suicide (Reuters Health) - Suicide is the only cause of death that is higher among doctors than the general population, according to two Canadian physicians w...
22:00, 05/10/2019

| Female suicide bomber kills six in Pakistan A female suicide bomber has killed six people - including two policemen - in Pakistan's restive northwest in an attack claimed by the Taliban, officia...
13:16, 07/21/2019

More Teens Are Attempting Suicide By Poisoning. Here’s What Parents Should Know Suicide rates are on the rise in the U.S. across age groups and demographics. But in recent years, increases have been particularly pronounced among t...
09:32, 05/01/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed will just two days before suicide Jeffrey Epstein signed his will just two days before he hanged himself in his Manhattan jail cell — leaving behind a nearly $600 million fortune, acco...
03:48, 08/20/2019

Rise in suicide rates in U.S. youth, especially girls (Reuters Health) - Suicide rates among U.S. youth have been on the rise for nearly a decade, with the sharpest increase in young girls, a new study sh...
02:16, 05/22/2019

At least 3 killed in suicide car bombing in Somali capital A police officer says a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the gate of a district headquarters in Somalia's capital, killing at l...
16:32, 05/14/2019

Suicide an occupational hazard for physicians: doctors A family doctor in Ontario is trying to raise awareness of suicide among physicians after her own experience of depression brought on by burnout while...
17:32, 05/06/2019

FCC moves forward with ‘988’ line for suicide prevention It could soon be easier to talk yourself off the ledge. The Federal Communications Commission announced Thursday that it is green-lighting a three-dig...
19:48, 08/16/2019

Netflix edits '13 Reasons Why' suicide scene If you decide to rewatch the first season of 13 Reasons Why, don't expect to see the controversial three-minute-long scene showing Hanna taking h...
16:48, 07/16/2019

| Suicide attack at Somalia hotel followed by gunfire A car bomb went off in a hotel in Somalia's port city of Kismayuo where legislators and local elders were meeting, followed by gunfire, a police offic...
23:16, 07/12/2019

New Jersey will allow terminally ill to legally commit suicide Terminally ill New Jersey adults will be able to decide when it’s time to die starting Thursday, when the state begins allowing patients to self-admin...
01:48, 07/29/2019

Canadian man gets 26 years for role in suicide attack A Canadian man has been sentenced to 26 years in U.S. prison for supporting a group of jihadists who committed a 2009 suicide attack that killed five ...
20:48, 06/18/2019

Netflix Removes Suicide Scene From '13 Reasons Why' A scene from an episode of the first season of the popular teen drama was edited following a sustained controversy over whether the show increased the...
13:00, 07/16/2019

Updates From Legends of Tomorrow, The Suicide Squad, and More Could The Suicide Squad be close to finding its villain? The upcoming animated Scooby Doo movie’s cast continues to get weirder. A new Terminator trai...
16:32, 05/13/2019

30 dead in suicide bomb blasts in Nigeria Three suicide bombers, two girls and a boy, killed 30 people and injured 39 others when they detonated explosives in Nigeria's northeast, emergency re...
00:48, 06/18/2019

Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he hanged himself Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch in the Manhattan jail where he hanged himself Saturday morning, officials said. Departmen...
18:48, 08/10/2019

Boy, 2, missing after parents die in apparent murder-suicide Authorities launched a search for a 2-year-old Oregon boy who was not with his parents when they were found dead this week in an apparent murder-suici...
20:48, 07/29/2019

Investigation uncovers suicide crisis in US jails The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. She’d called every day that past week, ...
20:48, 06/18/2019

Jeffrey Epstein dead in apparent suicide Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein died overnight in an apparent suicide, law enforcement sources told the Post Saturday. A gurney carrying Epstein w...
18:48, 08/10/2019

Philippines: 1st known Filipino suicide attacker identified A Philippine general says authorities have identified as a Filipino militant one of two suicide attackers who set off bombs that killed five people an...
08:16, 07/02/2019

Did Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why really increase suicide rates? A study shows that a rise in suicide among children age 10 to 17 occurred after Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why was released, but the show may not be to blam...
18:32, 05/02/2019

David Berman's death has been ruled a suicide Earlier this week, we reported on the death of David Berman, the blisteringly honest, lyrically gifted lead singer and front man of bands Silver Jews ...
03:00, 08/10/2019

Suicide rate for Native American women is up 139% Suicide disproportionately affects Native Americans and Alaska Natives, who experience higher rates of poverty, substance abuse and PTSD.   ...
22:16, 06/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's death ruled a suicide An autopsy carried out on disgraced US financier Jeffrey Epstein's body has determined that the cause of death was suicide. He was found dead in his N...
18:16, 08/17/2019

Connecticut man charged with assisting relative’s suicide WESTBROOK, Conn. (AP) — State police say a Westbrook man helped a terminally ill family member die by suicide and now faces manslaughter charges. Auth...
00:16, 06/21/2019

Man found dead on Kips Bay roof in possible suicide A man was found fatally shot on the rooftop of a Kips Bay building Wednesday morning, in what police are probing as a possible suicide, authorities sa...
20:00, 07/10/2019

The Latest: At least 9 hurt in suicide attacks in Tunisia TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The Latest on the suicide attacks in Tunisia (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Two suicide bombers targeting Tunisian security force...
13:32, 06/27/2019

Philippines: Abu Sayyaf chief likely plotted suicide attacks JOLO, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine official says an Abu Sayyaf commander aligned with the Islamic State group most likely plotted the suicide attac...
16:00, 06/29/2019

| Twin suicide blasts rock Tunisia capital Two suicide bombers attacked security forces in the Tunisian capital, killing a police officer and wounding at least eight people including several ci...
16:00, 06/27/2019

3rd suspected suicide in 9 days for New York City police NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say a 29-year-old officer has died after shooting himself in the head, the department’s third suspected sui...
02:32, 06/15/2019

'Jeremy Kyle Show' suspended after guest suicide A UK man died after appearing on the popular "Jeremy Kyle Show," causing the broadcaster ITV to pull it from the air. The man reportedly failed a lie ...
17:32, 05/14/2019

There’s no video of Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide: sources There’s no surveillance video of the incident during which Jeffrey Epstein apparently hanged himself in a federal lockup in Lower Manhattan, law...
23:19, 08/11/2019

Philippine army says attack on base likely a suicide bombing A bomb attack that killed eight people at a military base in the southern Philippines was likely a suicide bombing, the army said on Saturday, another...
12:16, 06/29/2019

NYPD cop kills himself in fourth officer suicide this month An off-duty NYPD cop died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound at home on Long Island — the department’s fourth suicide this month, law...
17:16, 06/27/2019

Ashley Massaro was set to appear in suicide prevention video before death Before former WWE star Ashley Massaro tragically took her own life in May, she agreed to appear in a video for a song about suicide prevention written...
00:48, 06/29/2019

Yale researchers spot a biomarker that could help to predict suicide Researchers at Yale University believe they’ve found a marker within the brain that could help to prevent suicide. The marker, known as mGlurR5, is a ...
03:16, 05/14/2019

Gay librarian's suicide in Myanmar outrages LGBT+ community A gay librarian who was bullied by his colleagues in Yangon posted a final message on Facebook before taking his own life. In his final words, Kyaw Zi...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Violence Against Women in El Salvador Is Driving Them to Suicide — Or to the U.S. Border The reporting for this project was supported by the Pulitzer Center It’s hard to grasp the scale of El Salvador’s problem with gender viol...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Epstein found dead in jail, was not on suicide watch Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on Saturday after an apparent suicide in the New York jail cell where he was being held without bai...
13:49, 08/11/2019

'Jeremy Kyle Show' canceled after guest suicide A UK man died after appearing on the popular "Jeremy Kyle Show," causing the broadcaster ITV to pull it from the air. The man reportedly failed a lie ...
13:00, 05/15/2019

Child suicide bomber kills five at Afghan wedding KABUL, Afghanistan — A 13-year-old suicide bomber blew himself up at a wedding early Friday in eastern Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, killing...
16:16, 07/12/2019

'Promise me you'll shoot yourself': Nazi Germany's suicide wave With the Allies closing in and capitulation imminent, thousands of ordinary citizens in Nazi Germany killed themselves in a wave of mass suicides. Flo...
11:48, 07/04/2019

Sri Lanka Extends Emergency A Month After Suicide Bombings Sri Lanka's president extended on Wednesday by a further month the state of emergency imposed immediately after the Easter Sunday bombings that killed...
15:16, 05/22/2019

Croatian soldier killed in Afghanistan suicide blast A Croatian soldier serving in Afghanistan died and two were seriously injured in a suicide attack on their convoy outside the capital of Kabul on Wedn...
14:16, 07/24/2019

Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch before death, official says Jeffrey Epstein was not on suicide watch when he apparently killed himself in the New York jail where he was being held on child sex trafficking charg...
06:16, 08/11/2019

20 Indian students commit suicide after exam results Twenty students have commited suicide in India over the past week, after the Board of Intermediate Education announced their exam results, which have ...
21:48, 04/28/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Is Dead After Apparent Suicide in Jail The wealthy pedophile and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein is dead after an apparent suicide at a jail in Manhattan, authorities said on Saturda...
20:16, 08/10/2019

El Paso shooting suspect placed on suicide watch, officials say The man accused of opening fire at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas earlier this month -- killing 22 people and injuring more than 20 others -- has been pl...
21:32, 08/20/2019

Accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein commits suicide The financier faced charges that he recruited and abused dozens of underage girls in the early 2000s. The FBI and the US Justice Department are invest...
09:16, 08/11/2019

Two men dead in apparent murder-suicide after double date Two men were dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Texas after a double date that went horribly wrong, a report said Sunday. The deaths took place aft...
12:32, 07/01/2019

Biological marker may indicate PTSD patients at risk for suicide People with both PTSD and suicidal thoughts have high levels of metabotropic glutamatergic receptor 5 compared to those without those thoughts, which ...
01:48, 05/15/2019

Why Netflix cut ‘13 Reasons Why’ suicide scene after years of controversy It's took two years and millions of concerned parents to convince streaming giant Netflix to censor "13 Reasons Why," a series about teenage suic...
16:48, 07/16/2019

Inmates accused of sextortion scheme that ended in suicide COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two South Carolina inmates are charged with blackmailing an Army veteran who then killed himself. Greenville Police Chief Ken Mi...
15:00, 05/13/2019

Suicide Bombers Attack Security Forces in Tunisia Twin bombings in the capital, Tunis, hit a security patrol and a police station, injuring other several police officers and passers-by, officials said...
14:00, 06/27/2019

She Lost Her Father To Suicide. She Hopes A Billboard Can Save Others Her father's suicide interrupted all the normal 17-year-old things. The night it happened, Nicole Leth had been worried about who would be her homecom...
10:32, 08/03/2019

Female suicide bomber kills eight in northwest Pakistan A female suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan killed at least eight people and wounded 26 more in an attack outside a local civilian hospital on Su...
12:16, 07/21/2019

| WATCH: Pistol 'used in Van Gogh suicide' on auction in Paris The gun with which Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh allegedly took his own life will go under the hammer on 19 June at the Hôtel Drouot auction house in...
12:32, 06/15/2019

Riches To Radicalism: How Two Sri Lankan Brothers Became Suicide Bombers The two brothers zoomed around the Sri Lankan capital in flashy cars and pursued thriving careers, now their neighbours are struggling to understand h...
19:16, 04/29/2019

Suicide’s “contagiousness” is complicated—studies on 13 Reasons Why proves it Enlarge / Katherine Langford, Derek Luke, Dylan Minnette, Alisha Boe, Miles Heizer, and Brian Yorkey attend #NETFLIXFYSEE Event For "13 Reasons Why" S...
23:32, 05/02/2019

FCC pitches 9-8-8 as new U.S. suicide prevention, mental health hotline The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved a a measure to create a national three-digit phone number -- similar to 911 for emergencies...
00:48, 08/16/2019

Africa battles high rates of suicide, depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lack...
04:00, 06/09/2019

An Afghan Candidate Wrote His Will, Then Survived a Suicide Squad Attackers reached the office of Amrullah Saleh, President Ashraf Ghani’s running-mate, after setting off a car bomb. The battle lasted nearly seven ho...
04:48, 07/30/2019

Africa battles high rates of suicide and depression Many African countries are struggling with high suicide rates for which there is no simple explanation. However, one thing is evident: There is a lack...
22:00, 06/08/2019

Suicide Bomber Kills Five At A Wedding In Afghanistan: Official Five people were killed and dozens more wounded Friday when a suicide bomber attacked a wedding ceremony in eastern Afghanistan, an official told AFP....
12:16, 07/12/2019

National transgender hotline hopes to prevent suicide TUCSON – According to the National Transgender Survey, 41 percent of transgender Americans reported they have attempted suicide. The first trans...
17:16, 05/07/2019

Reports: Jeffrey Epstein on suicide watch after hospitalization Just days after a judge ordered that billionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein remain jailed pending trial on a federal sex trafficking rap, he's now u...
16:00, 07/25/2019

Ex-NHLer Greg Johnson’s death likely a suicide, police say Former NHL player Greg Johnson’s death was likely the result of suicide, according to police. Johnson, 48, was found by his wife, Kristin, on Ju...
17:32, 07/19/2019

De Blasio fundraises off his dad’s suicide after ‘Daily Show’ interview Mayor Bill de Blasio is using the suicide of his World War II veteran dad to attract donor dollars for his struggling 2020 campaign. “Did you se...
17:48, 08/19/2019

| Australia election triggers refugee suicide attempts At least four refugees in Australia's offshore Pacific camps have attempted suicide since the conservative government's shock re-election, according t...
22:00, 05/21/2019

James O’Neill was ‘knocked down’ by latest NYPD suicide The city’s police commissioner said he was “knocked down” by an NYPD cop’s suicide this past weekend — the fifth member ...
17:16, 08/01/2019

I Love You, Now Die: behind the text suicide scandal that shocked America In an eye-opening new documentary, the story of the teenager accused of coercing her boyfriend to kill himself via text is brought to lightDocumentary...
10:00, 07/09/2019

Study: 90 percent of youth gun deaths are assault, suicide About 90 percent of firearm deaths among young people up to age 17 comes from assault or suicide, according to new research suggesting that not enough...
22:48, 08/01/2019

Suicide rates surging among young girls: study Suicide rates among young girls are rising, according to a new study. Boys still commit suicide more often than girls, but the gap is narrowing, a Fri...
15:00, 05/18/2019

Plane evacuated in Newark after suicide vest scare A JetBlue plane at Newark Airport was evacuated Saturday morning after a photo of a suicide vest was seen or someone wearing one was photographed by a...
14:00, 07/14/2019

"Everyone Ran Crying": 63 Killed In Suicide Bombing At Afghan Wedding A suicide bomber killed more than 60 people and wounded scores, including women and children, as they celebrated a wedding in the Afghan capital, auth...
14:32, 08/18/2019

3 Georgia inmates stop man from trying to commit suicide: report Three Georgia inmates sprang into action after another inmate wrapped a sheet around his neck and tried to kill himself, according to a Thursday repor...
14:32, 07/19/2019

Graham: ‘Political suicide’ for Pelosi to try to impeach Trump Sen. Lindsey Graham said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi would be committing “political suicide” if she tries to impeach President Trump. ̶...
21:32, 05/26/2019

Police: Teacher, son die in apparent murder-suicide at home MARYVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police say the deaths of a school teacher and his son are being investigated as an apparent murder-suicide after the pair were...
03:32, 06/11/2019

Medical examiner says Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide Billionaire was found dead in jail following arrest over alleged abuse of hundreds of girlsJeffrey Epstein’s death in prison was a suicide, the medica...
06:48, 08/17/2019

Graphic suicide scene edited out of ’13 Reasons Why’ finale FILE – In this March 30, 2017 file photo, Katherine Langford attends the LA premiere of “13 Reasons Why” at Paramount Pictures Studi...
23:16, 07/16/2019

Marine Widow Remembers Husband Who Died By Suicide (LEX 18)– A Marine widow honoring her husband on Memorial Day tells LEX 18 that he fought in the Middle East, and then continued fighting a whol...
03:48, 05/28/2019

Woman in Queens sets herself on fire in apparent suicide A woman in Queens lit herself on fire in an apparent suicide early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Firefighters received the alarming call about...
09:00, 05/28/2019

Judge says Alabama failed to protect prisoners from suicide MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — After 15 inmate suicides in 15 months, a federal judge says Alabama is putting prisoners in danger by failing to provide adequ...
04:00, 05/05/2019

Netflix cuts controversial suicide scene from 13 Reasons Why The scene, which had been criticised by mental health experts, has been re-edited by the streaming service more than two years on from its releaseNetf...
13:48, 07/16/2019

Ninth NYPD officer dies by suicide this year Another New York City police officer committed suicide this week, the New York Police Department said, making it the second in two days and the ninth ...
15:48, 08/16/2019

Sri Lanka police name all nine Easter Sunday suicide bombers All suspects in wave of bombings that killed more than 250 people named, 10 days after attacks Sri Lanka’s police have named nine people they say stag...
12:16, 05/02/2019

NYPD rolling out initiatives amid cop suicide crisis The city and ThriveNYC insisted Thursday that they’re willing to be part of the solution to the NYPD’s suicide crisis — but the Police Department isn’...
10:16, 08/16/2019

10 killed in suicide bombing outside sacred shrine in Pakistan LAHORE, Pakistan — A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, ki...
12:16, 05/08/2019

Kabul suicide attack slightly wounds four US troops Four U.S. troops suffered minor injuries when a suicide car bomber targeted their convoy in the Afghan capital of Kabul Friday, the U.S. military conf...
18:00, 05/31/2019

Gay Man Posts Bullying Note On Facebook Before Committing Suicide A gay Myanmar man posted a note on Facebook including screenshots of alleged homophobic bullying before taking his life, prompting activists to call T...
14:48, 06/25/2019

Canadian fugitives suspected in three murders die by suicide: police Two teenage Canadian fugitives who were the target of a nationwide manhunt took their own lives with gunshots, police said on Monday following the com...
00:32, 08/13/2019

| Suicide blast at popular Pakistani shrine kills at least 10 A suicide blast at one of Pakistan's oldest and most popular Sufi shrines killed at least 10 people and wounded 24 in the eastern city of Lahore, poli...
18:32, 05/08/2019

The Bernie-Warren Suicide Pact to Save America Those of you wise enough to read Splinter should understand that the two best candidates policy-wise in the Democratic primary are Bernie Sanders and ...
05:16, 07/09/2019

Triple suicide attack kills at least 30 in northeast Nigeria At least 30 people were killed in a triple suicide attack in northeast Nigerian state of Borno, state emergency officials said on Monday - the biggest...
00:16, 06/18/2019

The Gap Between Male and Female Youth Suicide Rates is Narrowing in the U.S. For decades, U.S. boys have died by suicide far more frequently than girls, even though girls attempt suicide and report contemplating it more often. ...
17:32, 05/17/2019

NYPD’s mental health emergency: What’s behind the suicide numbers The NYPD is facing a mental health emergency after its ninth officer this year died by suicide. For ex-cop and suicide survivor Chris Prochut, the cri...
03:48, 08/20/2019

Study: '13 Reasons Why' may have led to higher youth suicide rates The popular show's debut on March 31, 2017, coincided with a nearly 29 percent increase in suicide rates among young people between ages 10 and 17 in ...
21:48, 04/30/2019

After losing her dad to suicide, woman uses a billboard to spread hope By Alyssa Newcomb, TODAY Among the advertisements lining the billboards along a stretch of road in Kansas City, Missouri, is one with a simple yet pow...
22:03, 08/13/2019

Sunny Garcia’s Suicide Attempt Rocks Surfing The Hawaii native has long been a legend in the sport, but four years after opening up about his mental illness, Garcia’s struggles appear to have led...
22:32, 04/30/2019

Suicide watch: What we know about the Epstein case and how it works in Canada There are still many unanswered questions surrounding the death of alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein, including why he was taken off suicide watc...
00:00, 08/14/2019

Schizophrenic subway pusher dies in apparent suicide The schizophrenic woman who admitted to fatally shoving a commuter in front of an oncoming train at the Times Square station more than two years ago d...
00:48, 05/09/2019

Suicide Bombing Outside Pakistani Shrine Kills at Least 10 People (LAHORE, Pakistan) — A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Wedne...
14:16, 05/08/2019

Sri Lanka police name all 9 Easter Sunday suicide bombers The names of the nine people who authorities say detonated suicide bombs in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing 257 people, have been released and the...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed will 2 days before suicide, report says Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein’s will has been filed in the U.S. Virgin Islands and it showed that he signed it on Aug. 8 -- two days before inve...
08:16, 08/20/2019

4 Afghans Killed, 4 US Troops Wounded In Kabul Suicide Blast At least four Afghans were killed and four US troops lightly wounded when a car bomber attacked a US military convoy in Kabul on Friday, officials sai...
10:16, 05/31/2019

Cordell’s suicide squeeze lifts White Sox over Blue Jays 4-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Yolmer Sanchez raced home from third base with the tiebreaking run on Ryan Cordell’s suicide squeeze in the eighth inning, and th...
08:48, 05/17/2019

Suspected suicide bombings in Philippine army camp kill 7 Two suspected Muslim militant suicide attackers have detonated bombs in an army camp in the southern Philippines, killing three soldiers, two civilian...
20:32, 06/28/2019

Tunis suicide attacks kill 1 police officer, injure 8 Two suicide bomb attacks ripped through the Tunisian capital of Tunis killing at least one person and injuring eight others as its president was rushe...
13:00, 06/28/2019

Former NHL player Greg Johnson died of apparent suicide, according to report Former NHL player Greg Johnson, who played 14 seasons, died earlier this month in what has been ruled an suicide, police told the Detroit News.  ...
06:00, 07/19/2019

Cover Me Veterans offers 'last emotional safety' to vets considering suicide Dr. Heidi Sigmund wants veterans to think twice before pulling the trigger. The Wisconsin-based psychologist has worked with veterans for more than a ...
15:32, 05/25/2019

At least 6 killed, mayor wounded in suicide bombing in Somalia's capital The mayor of the Somali capital of Mogadishu was wounded and at least six others killed in a suicide bomb attack Wednesday on a government building, t...
12:16, 07/25/2019

Arizona inmate found dead in Tucson prison by suicide TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say an inmate has died at a state prison in Tucson by suicide. Arizona Department of Corrections officials say 32-yea...
04:48, 05/21/2019

Police: Suicide car bomb hits Afghan capital, kills 4 Authorities say a car bomb targeting a U.S. convoy has exploded in an eastern Kabul neighborhood, leaving four Afghan civilians dead and three wounded...
17:32, 05/31/2019

Netflix removes graphic suicide scene from ’13 Reasons Why’ Season 1 "No one scene is more important than the life of the show, and its message that we must take better care of each other," show creator Brian Yorkey sai...
00:00, 07/17/2019

Doctors Arrested For Abetting Junior's Suicide Sent To Judicial Custody A special court Friday sent three doctors of a state-run hospital, arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of a junior colleague, to judicial cust...
00:00, 06/01/2019

Ex-WWE star Ashley Massaro was planning Vegas trip day before suicide On the evening of Wednesday, May 15, former WWE star Ashley Massaro was making plans for the future. The 39-year-old Long Island native was texting wi...
19:32, 06/01/2019

Britain's Hunt says 'political suicide' to pursue no-deal Brexit Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said it would be "political suicide" for Britain to pursue a no-deal Brexit, becoming the most senior figure vying to su...
13:48, 05/28/2019

Britain's Hunt says pursuing no-deal Brexit would be "political suicide" Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said it would be "political suicide" for Britain to pursue a no-deal Brexit, becoming the most senior figure vying to su...
14:48, 05/28/2019

Figure skater said partner who committed suicide sexually abused her A former figure skater said her partner John Coughlin, who committed suicide earlier this year, sexually abused her.       &...
17:32, 05/21/2019

Social media, self-harm and suicide. How can parents help kids help a friend? When my daughter's friend posted about self-harm online, I felt a bit helpless. I knew to report the post, but to whom and how quickly? I also wanted ...
21:32, 05/15/2019

Female Suicide Bomber Kills 6 Including 2 Cops In Pakistan A female suicide bomber killed six people -- including two policemen -- in Pakistan's restive northwest Sunday in an attack claimed by the Taliban, of...
14:00, 07/21/2019

Murder-suicide suspect allegedly kept wife in freezer for 8 days A Texas man killed his 24-year-old estranged wife and stored her body inside a garage freezer as part of a twisted murder-suicide, according to report...
23:48, 07/31/2019

Ex-WWE star Ashley Massaro died of apparent suicide: report Former WWE superstar Ashley Massaro reportedly died in an apparent suicide at her Long Island home after years battling depression. Massaro, 39, was d...
20:16, 05/17/2019

70-year-old marathoner disqualified for cheating committed suicide: coroner The 70-year-old retired physician — who was found dead in a river last week after being accused of cheating in the Los Angeles Marathon — committed su...
10:16, 07/09/2019

Nine people killed in attack involving female suicide bomber At least nine people have been killed and 30 others were injured in Pakistan after a complex attack involving a suicide bomber, believed to be a woman...
22:48, 07/21/2019

Teen suspect in Canada killings is on a ‘suicide mission’: father The father of one of the two Canadian teens who were feared missing and are now wanted for murder says his son is suffering from some “very seri...
06:32, 07/25/2019

Four dead in apparent triple murder-suicide at Texas home Four people were found dead Tuesday after emergency services responded to a house fire in San Antonio, discovering the scene of what was an alleged mu...
14:16, 08/07/2019

Suicide bomber kills five at wedding party in eastern Afghanistan A suicide bomber on foot targeted a wedding party in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday, killing at least five people and injuring...
09:48, 07/12/2019

Canadian teen suspected in 3 deaths is on a ‘suicide mission,’ father says Bryer Schmegelsky's father says he expects his son to die in a confrontation with police. The investigation began when a couple traveling in Canada we...
19:00, 07/25/2019

'I Love You, Now Die' sends provocative message about texting suicide case HBO is diving into two-part true-crime documentaries this month, which feels like a bit of a dumbing-down of its brand. An exception would be the firs...
03:16, 07/09/2019

51 dead in Yemen after targeted missile strike and suicide bombings Coordinated suicide bombings and a ballistic missile launched by rebels in Yemen killed at least 51 people Thursday, wounding dozens more. The attacks...
11:48, 08/02/2019

Gilroy Garlic Festival Gunman Died by Suicide, Coroner Says The 19-year-old who carried out a mass shooting last weekend at the Gilroy Garlic Festival in California died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, con...
23:00, 08/03/2019

‘Evil’ suicide forum encouraged woman to kill herself, relatives say A young Pennsylvania woman with severe depression and anxiety killed herself after allegedly getting detailed instructions on a site that bills itself...
16:00, 05/30/2019

Illegal or just immoral? Film explores texting suicide case BOSTON (AP) — A new documentary asks whether a young woman who sent her suicidal boyfriend countless text messages encouraging him to take his own lif...
14:48, 07/01/2019

Female suicide bomber strikes hospital in Pakistan, 9 killed Pakistani officials say a female suicide bomber struck outside a hospital as the wounded were being brought in from an earlier shooting attack on poli...
13:16, 07/21/2019

Taliban Claim Suicide Car Bombing in Kabul That Injured Dozens (KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide car bomber targeted the police headquarters in a minority Shiite neighborhood in western Kabul on Wednesday, se...
19:48, 08/07/2019

"It's Suicide": Congress Loses Chief Whip Over Article 370 Stand On a day it fronted protests in parliament against a massive government move to scrap special status for Jammu and Kashmir by removing Article 370 of ...
15:00, 08/05/2019

Jeffrey Epstein's Death Ruled As Suicide By Hanging: Reports An autopsy on disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein, who was found dead in his jail cell, has concluded that he committed suicide by hanging, US media r...
01:16, 08/17/2019

‘Phantom’ actor’s suicide leaves Broadway cast ‘devastated’ Cast members of Broadway’s "Phantom of the Opera" were “devastated” Saturday to learn that a longtime dancer on the show, Harlan Bengel, 45, had commi...
03:48, 05/05/2019

Canadian teen fugitive duo committed suicide to end manhunt, police say Kam McLeod, 19, and Bryer Schmegelsky, 18, were on the run after their suspected killing of a couple and another man.       ...
12:00, 08/13/2019

Vets with PTSD at increased risk of death from suicide, accidents U.S. veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) are more likely than typical Americans to die of causes including suicide and accidental inju...
21:32, 06/26/2019

Jeffrey Epstein’s attorney says many have ‘blood on their hands’ after apparent suicide Jeffrey Epstein’s attorney blamed the media, the government and the courts for his client’s apparent suicide inside his Manhattan prison cell Saturday...
06:16, 08/11/2019

FCC pushing forward with three-digit suicide prevention hotline similar to '911' The Federal Communication Commission is one step closer to designating the number ‘988’ as a national suicide prevention number akin to how ‘911’ is u...
21:16, 08/15/2019

Official autopsy concludes Epstein's death was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body w...
11:00, 08/18/2019

Sex offender who faked suicide found years later hiding in Florida A California sex offender evading law enforcement for nearly three years by faking his own suicide was finally caught living in a storage container in...
13:16, 05/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein, On Suicide Watch, Kills Himself In New York Jail Jeffrey Epstein, the politically connected financier charged recently with sexually abusing dozens of young girls in the early 2000s, died Saturday af...
05:16, 08/11/2019

| Paris attacks suspect charged over Brussels suicide bombings Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks, has been formally charged in connection with the Brussels suicide bombi...
23:00, 08/12/2019

'Shocking' that Jeffrey Epstein was taken off suicide watch, say prison experts Jeffrey Epstein, the 66-year-old financier accused of sexually abusing dozens of underage girls, was taken off suicide watch in the days before he die...
00:16, 08/11/2019

ISIS Claims Deadly Suicide Attack On Kabul Wedding The Islamic State group on Sunday claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a wedding in Kabul which Afghan authorities said killed at least 63 p...
14:32, 08/18/2019

Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein dead of apparent suicide Jeffrey Epstein pleaded not guilty to charges of drug trafficking and allegedly sexually abusing dozens of underage girls in New York and Florida. &#...
23:16, 08/10/2019

Suspected Indonesian militant wounded in failed suicide bombing An Indonesian militant suspected of being influenced by Islamic State was seriously wounded when he tried to blow himself up in a suicide attack outsi...
08:32, 06/04/2019

Artist Peter Max’s wife found dead in a suspected suicide NEW YORK (AP) — The wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband’s work. New York City Poli...
23:32, 06/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein, Sex-Trafficking Accused On Suicide Watch, Kills Himself Jeffrey Epstein, the politically connected financier charged recently with sexually abusing dozens of young girls in the early 2000s, died Saturday af...
07:16, 08/11/2019

YouTube star Etika’s death ruled suicide by drowning Youtube star Desmond “Etika” Amofah, whose body was pulled from the East River earlier this week, drowned in what officials have deemed a ...
19:00, 06/26/2019

Jeffrey Epstein hanged himself in suicide, medical examiner rules Epstein, 66, was found in his cell in Manhattan federal lockup Saturday morning and transferred to a nearby hospital, where he was subsequently pronou...
22:48, 08/16/2019

Iraqi official: Suicide bomber kills 8 in Baghdad market BAGHDAD (AP) — An Iraqi security official says a suicide bomber has attacked a marketplace in Baghdad’s Sadr City suburb, killing eight people a...
23:32, 05/09/2019

Breaking taboos, Germany's main churches tackle suicide More Germans die every year from suicide than from traffic accidents, AIDS, drugs and murder combined. Germany’s two main churches now want to promote...
23:00, 05/04/2019

Sri Lanka bans social media for 3rd time since suicide attacks The Sri Lanka government on Monday banned all social media platforms -- for the third time in less than a month -- to prevent the spread of false info...
23:48, 05/13/2019

Police officer kills himself, the 9th NYPD death by suicide this year An off-duty veteran New York city police officer killed himself, becoming the ninth police officer to die by suicide this year, authorities said. ...
21:16, 08/15/2019

Prison officials appear to have not followed protocol around when Epstein died by suicide, according to report Richard Drew/AP, New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP Authorities in the New York jail appear to have not followed protocol the night financie...
19:50, 08/12/2019

Some jail staffers not cooperating with DOJ investigation into Epstein suicide, source says Personnel at the New York City prison where accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide last week have not been initially cooperative wit...
04:48, 08/17/2019

Conspiracy theory about Jeffrey Epstein's suicide retweeted by Trump Politicians and alleged victims have reacted angrily after Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in a prison cell, with Donald Trump sharing a conspiracy the...
21:20, 08/11/2019

FCC proposes '988' for quick access to national suicide prevention line The FCC wants accessing a national suicide prevention line to be as simple as dialing 988. In a report sent to Congress today, staff members recommend...
04:16, 08/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein dies in apparent suicide in New York jail Wealthy financier, 66, had been accused of sex trafficking and was being held without bail after being arrested on 6 JulyWealthy financier Jeffrey Eps...
11:35, 08/11/2019

Inmates charged with blackmail in sextortion of Army veteran before suicide After a final threat from inmates, according to police, Army veteran Jared Johns left a message for his sons and and killed himself.   ...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Sri Lanka To Air Sunday Mass On TV Fearing Repeat Of Suicide Bombings Sri Lanka's Catholic Church will televise a private Sunday mass after cancelling regular services over fears of a repeat of Easter's suicide bombings,...
18:00, 05/04/2019

| Sri Lanka attack mastermind used chatrooms to sway suicide bombers While Sri Lanka Easter suicide attacks mastermind Zahran Hashim used social media to publicly call for the death of non-Muslims, he worked for months ...
08:32, 05/04/2019

Dalit Man Commits Suicide A Month After Son Was Beaten To Death In Alwar The father of a Dalit man who was allegedly beaten to death last month after his motorcycle hit a woman in Rajasthan's Alwar district has committed su...
08:48, 08/17/2019

Three Navy members killed in apparent double murder-suicide Three US Navy members were killed in an apparent double murder-suicide near where two were stationed in Virginia, according to officials. Donavon Moor...
20:00, 05/08/2019

Keith Flint: not enough evidence for suicide verdict, coroner rules Prodigy singer, 49, had drugs and alcohol in his system when found at his home on 4 March The Prodigy singer Keith Flint died by hanging and had unspe...
19:00, 05/08/2019

Sri Lanka Resorts Face Uncertain Future After Suicide Blasts The cancellations started before the dust had settled on the hotels and churches hit by suicide bombers in Sri Lanka as tourists and operators pressed...
01:32, 04/29/2019

Suicide bombers kill police officer in attacks in Tunis Several others injured in two explosions in Tunisian capital at peak of tourist seasonTwo suicide bombers have blown themselves up in separate attacks...
14:32, 06/27/2019

Most Terrorists Linked To Suicide Attacks Killed, Arrested: Sri Lanka PM Sri Lankan forces have killed or arrested most of the terrorists linked to the Easter suicide bombings and the country is ready to return to normality...
01:32, 04/29/2019

After MNS Activists Alleged Suicide, Party Blames Notice To Raj Thackeray An activist of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra's Thane district, with a party leader today claiming t...
15:32, 08/21/2019

Off-duty veteran NYPD cop commits suicide, ninth this year A veteran cop became the ninth NYPD officer to commit suicide this year when he shot himself in the head at his Queens home Wednesday evening — just a...
05:48, 08/15/2019

Official autopsy concludes Epstein death's was suicide by hanging New York City's chief medical examiner determined on Friday that suicide by hanging was the cause of death for financier Jeffrey Epstein, whose body w...
14:16, 08/17/2019

One dead, several hurt in suicide bomber attacks in Tunisian capital Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in separate attacks on police in the Tunisian capital on Thursday, killing one police officer and wounding seve...
18:00, 06/27/2019

Jailed in Egypt, American limo driver attempts suicide Khaled Hassan of New York was allegedly tortured and raped after being unfairly imprisoned by Egypt more than a year ago, human rights activists said....
08:00, 08/10/2019

Farmer Tries To Commit Suicide At Event Attended By Maharashtra Ministers A 39-year-old farmer allegedly tried to commit suicide at an event in Buldhana district of Maharashtra where two state ministers were present, as he w...
10:48, 06/16/2019

A Connecticut man is charged with manslaughter for allegedly assisting in wife's suicide A Connecticut man who police say confessed to holding a gun while his terminally-ill wife pulled the trigger to end her life appeared in court Friday ...
13:32, 06/22/2019

IPS Officer Shoots Himself Near Delhi; Suicide Note Names Cop, Say Police A senior IPS officer in Faridabad near Delhi allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself early this morning.A suicide note, which names an inspect...
10:01, 08/14/2019

1 Dead, 8 Hurt in Twin Suicide Attacks in Tunisian Capital (TUNIS, Tunisia) — Twin suicide attacks targeting security forces struck Tunisia’s capital on Thursday, killing a patrol officer and injur...
18:32, 06/27/2019

Suicide bomber targeting police rocks Tunis; 5 hurt TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A suicide bomber targeting a police patrol has struck a busy commercial street in central Tunis, injuring at least five people i...
13:32, 06/27/2019

US Official, Injured In Sri Lanka Suicide Attack, Dies In Hospital A US official wounded in Sri Lanka's Easter Sunday suicide bombings has died in hospital, raising to 258 the total number killed, including 45 foreign...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Sri Lanka Attack Mastermind Used Chatrooms To Sway Suicide Bombers While Sri Lanka Easter suicide attacks mastermind Zahran Hashim used social media to publicly call for the death of non-Muslims, he worked for months ...
18:48, 05/03/2019

Maharashtra Farmer Attempts Suicide Before Minister Over Power Connection Upset over being denied an agricultural power connection in his fields since 1980, a farmer recently attempted to commit suicide by consuming poison i...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Police: 3 Navy corpsmen dead in double murder and suicide PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia say they’re investigating the shooting deaths of three active duty service members in what appear...
17:00, 05/07/2019

US Federal Prisons Chief Replaced After Jeffrey Epstein's Suicide US Attorney General Bill Barr announced the replacement of the head of federal prisons Monday in the wake of the shock jail-cell suicide of Jeffrey Ep...
02:16, 08/20/2019

India Arrests Man Who Allegedly Planned Suicide Attack in Kerala An alleged follower of Zahran Hashim—the suspected organizer of the deadly Easter bombings in Sri Lanka—was in custody in India after investigators sa...
20:00, 04/30/2019

At Least 6 Dead In Suicide Blast Near Afghan Military Training Centre A suicide bomber blew himself up at the entrance to a military training centre in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least six people and woun...
12:16, 05/30/2019

The Suicide Squad Recruits an Ant-Man Star as a Very Weird Batman Villain The third Fantastic Beasts film has a release date. Get a look at new set pictures from the still untitled Bond 25. Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss’ Dra...
16:16, 04/30/2019

Visium Sues Widow of Portfolio Manager Who Died by Suicide A hedge fund that closed after securities regulators accused the firm of insider trading is seeking more than $100 million from the estate of one of i...
03:48, 08/20/2019

Self-poisoning suicide attempts rising among young people in US, study says More than 1.6 million children and young adults aged 10 to 24 attempted suicide by self-poisoning between 2000 to 2018The number of children and young...
18:48, 05/01/2019

GoAir Responds After 2 Employees Accused Of Abetting Colleague's Suicide Two employees of private carrier GoAir have been charged for allegedly abetting the suicide of a 19-year-old employee of the airline in Maharashtra's ...
20:16, 08/10/2019

Telecom Giant Orange on Trial in France After 19 Employees Died by Suicide Orange, a French telecom giant, is being sued for moral harassment, among other charges, after 19 employees died by suicide and another 12 attempted t...
00:48, 05/07/2019

Taliban suicide bomber leads attack on an Afghan police HQ, 20 injured At least 20 people were injured after a Taliban suicide bomber drove an explosives-packed Humvee and blew himself up at the police headquarters in the...
13:16, 05/05/2019

Flight evacuated after image of suicide vest AirDropped to Apple devices Police have been unable to identify who sent the image before takeoff on a Tampa-bound flightA flight out of Newark was evacuated when someone sent an...
05:16, 07/16/2019

Man faces manslaughter charge for helping cancer-stricken wife die by suicide A Connecticut man faces a manslaughter charge after police say he helped his wife who was diagnosed with cancer die by suicide.    ...
22:16, 06/21/2019

Columbine survivor’s suicide inspires fund for mass shooting victims Loved ones of Columbine survivor Austin Eubanks — who last month became the third school-shooting survivor to die this year of suicide or an overdose ...
05:48, 06/07/2019

Solace Sunrise Walk Shines Light On Suicide, Mental Health LEXINGTON (LEX 18) — It was an early wake-up call Saturday for participants in a 5K walk in Lexington that kicked off before the sun came up. Do...
14:16, 06/08/2019

Epstein accuser sues estate as officials investigate his apparent suicide The fight over Epstein’s estate has begun taking shape, with a woman filing a lawsuit Wednesday claiming he raped her when she was a teenager in 2002....
15:48, 08/15/2019

Child suicide bomber kills at least 9, wounds more than a dozen at Afghanistan wedding As U.S. officials continue in Qatar to negotiate a peace agreement with the Taliban that would bring an end to the stalemate 18-year conflict – miles ...
03:16, 07/13/2019

Green Book's Peter Farrelly is making a "suicide comedy" for Quibi, so that'll be fun Peter Farrelly’s Oscar-winning Green Book was a thoughtful and powerful exploration of race in America, telling the story of a legendary Black musicia...
00:16, 07/10/2019

House Judiciary demands answers on Jeffrey Epstein’s apparent suicide The House Judiciary Committee on Monday sent a letter to the federal Bureau of Prisons with a bipartisan demand for answers on the shocking behind-bar...
06:00, 08/13/2019

Commerce Department official killed in apparent murder-suicide: DC police An official for the U.S. Commerce Department died on Friday in what a preliminary investigation said was a murder-suicide involving her husband, the D...
00:48, 06/09/2019

CRPF Personnel Deployed At Rabri Devi's Residence Commits Suicide A CRPF jawan, deployed at the residence of former Bihar chief minister Rabri Devi here,allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself from his servic...
11:48, 05/18/2019

Netflix deletes suicide scene from popular youth show, '13 Reasons Why' Netflix Inc. is removing a controversial graphic scene from its popular young adult drama "13 Reasons Why", which depicts a youth suicide, following a...
08:32, 07/16/2019

Actress Taraji Henson emotional in Congress about mental health, suicide Suicide rates among black children aged 5 to 11 in the United States have increased in the last 25 years, an alarming statistic that shocked members o...
21:48, 06/07/2019

Death of 70-year-old Los Angeles marathoner accused of cheating ruled a suicide The death of Frank Meza, the 70-year-old disqualified marathon runner whose body was found in the Los Angeles River last week, was ruled a suicide. &...
03:32, 07/10/2019

Death of marathon runner, 70, disqualified for cheating, ruled suicide: coroner The marathon runner who was found dead in a river last week after being disqualified from the Los Angeles Marathon for alleged cheating died by suicid...
00:48, 07/10/2019

‘Mental health crisis’: Fifth NYPD officer dies by suicide in two months Another New York City police officer died by suicide amid what officials have declared a “mental health crisis.” The Sergeants Benevolent ...
00:48, 07/29/2019

New York medical examiner: Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide by hanging Disgraced financier and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein committed suicide in his jail cell last week, New York City's medical examiner has rule...
23:48, 08/16/2019

2-year old boy from Oregon missing after parents die in apparent murder-suicide in Montana (NBC NEWS) — A 2-year-old boy is missing after his parents died in an apparent murder-suicide in Montana. Daniel Salcido and Hannah Janiak were ...
14:16, 07/28/2019

Jeffrey Epstein on suicide watch after he’s found with neck injuries in jail Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein has been placed on suicide watch after being found sprawled out and injured in his federal jail cell, law enforcem...
17:00, 07/25/2019

Stress and rigorous work schedules push a doctor to commit suicide every day in the US The rigorous work schedule and pressure faced by U.S. doctors have them "stressed to the point of breaking" and struggling with the highest suicide ra...
18:32, 05/21/2019

Jeffrey Epstein found nearly unconscious in NYC jail cell after possible suicide attempt Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein was found in his cell on Tuesday nearly unconscious with injuries to his neck after a possible suicide attempt, so...
07:32, 07/25/2019

Help hard to find for teens struggling with mental health, thoughts of suicide Early diagnosis, treatment is key to reducing suicide and addiction. Nearly half of people who suffer from addiction have a mental health disorder. &...
01:00, 05/24/2019

El Paso mass shooter on suicide watch, sheriff's office says The 21-year-old white male from a Dallas-area neighborhood was placed on a suicide watch today under the recommendation of medical staff at the jail. ...
11:48, 08/20/2019

Triple suicide bomb attack in Nigeria targets football fans Three suicide bombers have killed 30 people in the village of Konduga in Borno, Nigeria. The attackers targeted an area where people had gathered to w...
13:16, 06/17/2019

Sister of 9th NYPD officer to die by suicide in 2019 says 'blood is on' department's hands The sister of the ninth New York City police officer to die by suicide this year says she warned the department about guns her brother had in his home...
21:32, 08/20/2019

An Activist Says Refugees on Manus Island Attempted Suicide After Australia’s Election At least nine refugees attempted suicide after Australia’s ruling conservative party won a surprise victory in the country’s election over...
12:48, 05/22/2019

More Millennials Are Dying ‘Deaths of Despair,’ as Overdose and Suicide Rates Climb There’s been a marked uptick in so-called deaths of despair—those involving drugs, alcohol or suicide—among millennials over the las...
21:16, 06/13/2019

Deadly fungus creates 'zombie ants' and hijacks their jaws to cause suicide If you thought fictional zombies walking around on film were scary, the condition that turns creatures into mindless eating machines actually exists i...
20:48, 07/22/2019

Suicide of Quebec provincial police officer a reminder of job’s mental toll In addition to finding the childrens' bodies, it was Sûreté du Québec officer Patrick Bigras who arrested Guy Turcotte at the scene, after finding him...
03:32, 07/24/2019

Taraji P. Henson to Testify Before Congressional Committee on Black Youth Suicide On the day that her “Can We Talk” Mental Health Conference weekend (June 7-9) is set to kick off in Washington, D.C., actress Taraji P. Henson will te...
01:48, 05/23/2019

Sri Lankan police raid Islamist group suspected of suicide bombings Sri Lankan armed police on Sunday launched a search of the headquarters of an Islamist group, National Thawheedh Jamaath, suspected of being behind th...
19:32, 04/28/2019

Cops suspect murder-suicide in deaths of married Manhattan couple Police are investigating the deaths of a married couple in Manhattan as a murder-suicide — after the husband allegedly stabbed his wife to death...
15:48, 08/19/2019

Philadelphia's First Openly Gay Deputy Sheriff Found Dead of Apparent Suicide On Friday, Deputy Sheriff Dante Austin was found dead inside the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound...
00:00, 06/12/2019

Family Of Alwar Man Killed By Mob Stages Protest, Wife Threatens Suicide A month after her husband was allegedly lynched, 27-year-old Rekha and her family members are protesting at a government-run hospital in Alwar distric...
15:01, 08/18/2019

How Stack Up uses video games to save veterans from mental illness and suicide Stack Up helps veterans and active military personnel deal with mental illness and suicide by providing video games. Stephen Machuga founded it in 201...
20:00, 05/19/2019

Suicide rates among young people reach their highest level since 2000 Suicide rates among young people are rising, reaching the highest levels since 2000, a study published Tuesday finds. But most alarming, the researche...
07:32, 06/20/2019

Medical Examiner Officially Rules Jeffrey Epstein's Death a Suicide Six days after accused child rapist Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his Manhattan jail cell, New York’s chief medical examiner ruled his death a sui...
04:16, 08/17/2019

Dozens Dead or Hurt in Wedding Suicide Bombing in Afghanistan Capital KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide-bomb blast tripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan’s capital and dozen...
12:32, 08/18/2019

NYPD sergeant found dead of apparent suicide on Staten Island An NYPD sergeant was found dead of a suspected self-inflicted gunshot wound Saturday afternoon on Staten Island, law enforcement sources told the Post...
00:48, 07/28/2019

Netflix re-edits graphic 13 Reasons Why suicide scene more than 2 years after it first aired More than two years since it first aired, a graphic three-minute scene from Netflix’s 13 Reasons Why will be edited for content, THR reports. Though ...
19:48, 07/16/2019

Netflix Edits Out Graphic Suicide Scene From 13 Reasons Why as It Prepares New Season Following debate about whether a graphic depiction of death by suicide in the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why was suitable for young and potent...
20:48, 07/16/2019

Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he died by suicide, court records say Multiple attorneys representing Epstein’s alleged victims had previously vowed to go after the millionaire’s estate after news of his deat...
22:32, 08/20/2019

Congress Worker Threatens Suicide Over Rahul Gandhi's Decision To Resign A Congress worker threatened to commit suicide by trying to hang himself from a tree outside the party's headquarters in Delhi if Rahul Gandhi does no...
17:48, 07/02/2019

Canadian citizen gets 26 years after US soldiers killed in Iraq suicide attack “There’s no excuse for even trying to kill American soldiers,” the judge said, adding the sentence “sends a message” to ...
15:32, 06/19/2019

Genetic liability for depression increases suicide attempt risk, study says People who have attempted suicide hold a higher genetic liability for depression regardless of the psychiatric disorder they have, according to a stud...
19:16, 06/11/2019

Two killed in suicide bombing, four beheaded in Egypt's North Sinai, sources say A suicide bombing killed at least two people in Egypt's North Sinai region on Thursday, a day after four headless bodies were found there, security an...
15:00, 07/18/2019

Afghan wedding suicide blast kills 63, amid hopes for talks A suicide bomber killed 63 people and wounded 182 in an attack on a packed wedding reception in the Afghan capital on Saturday night, the interior min...
08:00, 08/18/2019

Report: Police say Greg Johnson's death an apparent suicide A police report says the death of former Nashville Predators captain Greg Johnson was an apparent suicide, according to the Detroit News   ...
04:00, 07/18/2019

Hardcore legend Tommy Dreamer contemplated murder-suicide at WrestleMania Wrestling legend Tommy Dreamer had an incredibly dark past, but he was saved by one phone call. Dreamer recently opened up about a troubling period in...
20:32, 06/27/2019

Guns N' Roses Drummer Steven Adler Hospitalized After Possible Suicide Attempt Former Guns N' Roses drummer Steven Adler has been hospitalized after a possible suicide attempt. TMZ, which broke the news, quoted law enforcement s...
23:00, 06/28/2019

Humiliated ‘Jeremy Kyle Show’ guest dead of suspected suicide A guest who was humiliated on a program known as the British “Jerry Springer Show” died from a suspected suicide after he failed a lie de...
18:16, 05/15/2019

Brother, sister dead in murder-suicide at housewarming party: cops A Texas man gunned down his sister and shot three others at her housewarming party before turning the gun on himself, authorities said. John Wright op...
05:00, 07/05/2019

Jeffrey Epstein Dead: Accused Sex Trafficker Commits Suicide in Jail Jeffrey Epstein, a U.S. multimillionaire financier who was last month indicted on federal sex trafficking charges, has died of suicide in his New York...
07:48, 08/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein was awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges: What we know about his apparent suicide The FBI and U.S. Inspector General's office will investigate the circumstances of Jeffrey Epsteiin's apparent suicide while in federal custo...
15:16, 08/11/2019

Texas man fatally shoots his sister before turning gun on himself in suspected murder-suicide A Texas man shot dead his sister and wounded three others at her housewarming party before turning the gun on himself in a suspected murder-suicide, a...
16:32, 07/05/2019

Jeffrey Epstein wasn't checked on for hours before apparent suicide, source says Correctional officers at the New York City prison housing Jeffrey Epstein didn't check in on him for hours leading up to his apparent suicide on Satur...
02:32, 08/13/2019

Youth offenders are now being screened for suicide risk at New York probation offices Probation officials hope addressing mental health issues in young offenders will help prevent future run-ins with the law.     &#...
04:00, 08/13/2019

German court clears two doctors present as patients committed suicide German doctors are not obliged to try to save a person's life against their will following a suicide attempt, the Federal Court of Justice in Leipzig ...
11:48, 07/04/2019

Disgraced money manager Jeffrey Epstein dead in apparent suicide Disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein was found dead on Saturday after an apparent suicide in the New York jail cell where he was being held without bai...
23:48, 08/10/2019

Suicide Bomber Kills Officials in Mayor’s Office in Somalia’s Capital The mayor of Mogadishu was holding a high-level security meeting when a suicide bomber entered, killing several top officials and leaving the mayor se...
23:16, 07/24/2019

No Cure For Casteism In Mumbai Medical Colleges Shaken By Doctor Suicide Payal Tadvi, a gynaecologist at the BYL Nair Hospital in Mumbai, committed suicide last month after her senior colleagues allegedly targeted her with ...
20:32, 06/03/2019

Somalia says blind female suicide bomber killed Mogadishu mayor The suicide bomber who killed the mayor of Mogadishu and six other people last month was a blind, female employee of the municipal government who was ...
16:16, 08/09/2019

Tunisian President Falls Ill As ISIS-Claimed Suicide Attacks In Capital Double suicide attacks shook Tunisia's capital Thursday, even as the country was plunged into uncertainty with the hospitalisation of President Beji C...
07:48, 06/28/2019

Police won’t seek charges in teen’s suicide death, despite bullying claims Criminal charges will not be filed in connection to a Colorado teen whose mother said her son was bullied before taking his own life in February. A po...
01:32, 06/04/2019

Fourth NYPD officer suicide in 3 weeks a reminder of ‘combustible’ situation _____ Hours after a New York Police Department officer died by suicide, Frank Dowling, a psychiatrist who works with members of the NYPD, tweeted a pl...
19:16, 06/30/2019

First Nations suicide rate 3 times higher than for non-Indigenous people: StatsCan The agency reported Friday on the rates of death by suicide for self-identifying First Nations people, Metis and Inuit from 2011 to 2016, compared to ...
09:32, 07/01/2019

Twin suicide attacks target Tunisian security forces; at least 9 injured TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Twin suicide attacks target Tunisian security forces; at least 9 injured....
13:32, 06/27/2019

Assam Girl Commits Suicide, Family Blames It On Citzens' List A minor girl in Assam's Darrang district committed suicide on Wednesday, with her relatives and members of a students' organization linking the incide...
06:00, 06/27/2019

Canada murders: teenage suspects died by apparent suicide, police say Kam McLeod and Bryer Schmegelsky were wanted over the killing of three people and were the subject of a police manhunt The Canadian men who evaded a c...
05:00, 08/13/2019

Focus turns to British socialite in the wake of Jeffrey Epstein's suicide The death of Jeffrey Epstein in prison from an apparent suicide has further shone the spotlight on the wealthy financier's rich and famous former asso...
11:17, 08/14/2019

Pak Taliban Claims Suicide Blast At Sufi Shrine In Lahore That Killed 10 Blast in Lahore, Pakistan: A suicide blast at one of Pakistan's oldest and most popular Sufi shrines killed at least 10 people and wounded 24 in the e...
15:48, 05/08/2019

Dad accused of letting daughter burn alive threatened murder-suicide: mom The twisted dad who allegedly left his 3-year-old daughter for dead inside a burning car threatened a murder-suicide an hour earlier — sending the tot...
09:16, 05/08/2019

UK university will study students' social media data to prevent suicide A university in the UK is planning to use data analytics to help prevent student suicide. Northumbria University, and a handful of partner organizatio...
14:32, 06/06/2019

Cordell's suicide squeeze lifts White Sox over Blue Jays 4-2 Yolmer Sanchez raced home from third base with the tiebreaking run on Ryan Cordell's suicide squeeze in the eighth inning, and the Chicago White ...
07:16, 05/17/2019

Michelle Carter, who encouraged boyfriend’s suicide, appeals to Supreme Court The Massachusetts woman who was convicted of involuntary manslaughter for encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself filed an appeal to the Supreme Cou...
11:48, 07/09/2019

"Where's My Waiver?": Rajasthan Farmer Slams Ashok Gehlot In Suicide Note A 45-year-old farmer committed suicide at Thakri village in Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district on Sunday, leaving behind a farewell video and a two-p...
16:32, 06/24/2019

ABC News’ Jennifer Ashton on learning to cope, grow after ex-husband's shocking suicide Dr. Jennifer Ashton, ABC’ News’ chief medical correspondent, personally knows the harrowing toll that suicide takes on loved ones and survivors left b...
23:16, 05/15/2019

Professional volleyball player Eric Zaun dead at 25 after apparent suicide: report Professional beach volleyball player Eric Zaun died at 25 after jumping from the twenty-ninth floor of his Atlantic City hotel room Tuesday, reports s...
10:48, 06/14/2019

Netflix deletes suicide scene after mental health experts express concerns The show was both praised and criticized for its frank discussion of mental health and bullying. Psychologists were concerned that the scene could pro...
22:48, 07/16/2019