Suicide

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December 12, 2019 - 5:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal regulators are setting up a new three-digit number to reach a suicide prevention hotline in order to make it easier to seek help and reduce the stigma associated with mental health. Once it's implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help, similar to calling 911...
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November 19, 2019 - 8:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself were charged Tuesday with falsifying prison records. A grand jury indictment made public Tuesday accused guards Toval Noel and Michael Thomas of neglecting their duties by failing to...
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CNS News
November 12, 2019 - 9:54 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - The USC community today was mourning the deaths of nine students this semester, a figure that is greater than the total for each of the two previous academic years. University President Carol Folt -- in a letter sent to USC students, parents and faculty over the weekend -- said...
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Rebekah Sager
October 18, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Police continue to investigate the tragic loss of the lives of two children. An 8-year-old boy and his 4-year-old sister were both found by their mother, hanging in the basement of their home. Recordings of a 911 call to dispatchers from the mother were released to channel Fox 29 news . The...
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CNS News
October 16, 2019 - 12:41 pm
SANTA ANA (CNS) - An autopsy was scheduled today for a 10-year-old Santa Ana elementary school student whose death triggered an investigation to determine if bullying played a role. Meanwhile, the girl's family set up a GoFundMe page to help pay for funeral expenses. As of this morning, nearly $7,...
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CBS News
September 30, 2019 - 10:35 am
A man jumped from the Grand Canyon on Saturday, plunging to his death in front of other visitors at the Skywalk attraction, an official said Monday. The incident occurred around 4:30 p.m. when the 28-year-old man climbed over a safety barrier and jumped, a spokesperson for Grand Canyon West said in...
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September 24, 2019 - 11:02 am
A 5-year-old girl was rescued after her father dragged her with him and jumped in front of New York City subway train Monday, CBS New York reports. Video shows good Samaritans reaching for the child and pulling her out safely. According to the NYPD, the 45-year-old man was holding his daughter and...
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September 24, 2019 - 9:51 am
Four service members of the United States Navy have died by suicide between July and September of this year, officials have confirmed. The suicides involved four sailors assigned to the USS George H.W. Bush aircraft carrier. Although two of the sailors killed themselves on the same day, the...
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Rebekah Sager
September 11, 2019 - 1:46 pm
A young pastor at a Riverside mega-church, known for his work in mental health advocacy has committed suicide. Jarrid Wilson joined the Harvest Christian Fellowship Church last year. He and his wife founded "Anthem of Hope," an outreach designed to help people managing depression and suicidal...
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August 20, 2019 - 8:00 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jeffrey Epstein signed a will just two days before he killed himself in jail, new court records show, opening a new legal front in what could be a long battle over the financier's fortune. Court papers filed last week in the U.S. Virgin Islands list no details of beneficiaries but...
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