Jan Morris’s follows the Yamato’s final days in April 1945, as the pride of the Japanese fleet met her inevitable end at Okinawa
A state’s laws governing the sale, ownership and use of guns — or its lack of such laws — are a powerful influence on rates of suicide and of firearms-related homicide there, new research shows. A study published Monday in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine finds that suicides carried out with...
Volkswagen’s Vizzion of the future — a fully autonomous concept car with an all-knowing hologram chauffeur and suicide doors — just came back down to Earth. The sedan will now start life as a normal car, albeit one with two electric motors and all-wheel drive. Show More Summary
Attorneys for the Massachusetts woman who stood trial for pressuring her on-again off-again boyfriend into suicide while they were teens want her involuntary manslaughter conviction overturned. Michelle Carter's new team of lawyers, who are petitioning the state's highest court, said last month that the case against the now 21-year-old was...
I recently attended a conference in San Francisco, California, where the increasing amount of physician suicide was discussed in concert with the ramifications of a psychiatric diagnosis for physicians. An attendee addressed the audience after the presentation. She disclosed that she was a resident physician and that she had been previously hospitalized for five days […]
According to reports, the Secret Service responded to ‘a man who allegedly suffered a self-inflicted gunshot wound along the north fence line of the White House,’ on Saturday. First responders pronounced the man dead at the scene. “We’re sheltering in place at the White House briefing room. Show More Summary
When I talk to others about depression, most often they’ll mention the signs and symptoms so many of us are familiar with: sadness, loneliness, isolation, a low mood, lack of energy, suicidal thoughts and feelings, and disrupted sleep and eating patterns. These are the common […]
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - A suicide bomber rammed a car into a Somali military base about 30 km (20 miles) northwest of the capital Mogadishu on Friday, a police official said. Captain Hassan Nur, an officer from Afgoye district, said the base was not far from his police station and it was too early to give details. Show More Summary
Lawyers for a woman sentenced to jail for encouraging a friend to commit suicide have appealed her case, arguing “words alone” cannot kill.
About two and a half years ago, I shared the news that FOUND director Scott Schirmer was working on a new project called THE BAD MAN, which would center on a young couple, Mary and PJ, who are kidnapped in their own home by a suicidal clown who plans to sell them as sex objects -- a doll and a dog -- to a cult of wealthy deviants. Show More Summary
Cougars star talks about losing Tyler Hilinski while at NFL scouting combine.
The groundbreaking survey also looked at the link to suicidal thoughts.
A “56-year-old man pleaded guilty Thursday in Caroline County District Court to one count of ‘attempted suicide’ and was sentenced to a three-year suspended jail sentence, and two years of probation.” While the Maryland legislature has...Show More Summary
Attorney C. Keith Greer held a plastic-wrapped chef’s knife in his hands, placing his fingertips on the blade where Rebecca Zahau had left her own fingerprints. The angle of his hands, he said, made sense only if he held his hands behind his back, the blade facing up. It was, Greer said, just as...
Why don't we treat suicide like a national public health crisis? No clue, but we absolutely should.
The newest I.D. concept from Volkswagen brings suicide doors, a Digital Chauffer and goes without a steering wheel.
CUTTING GUN SALES WITH A “NO GUN REGISTRY:” Their idea was originally aimed at reducing gun suicides. This is no small problem. The number of deaths from mass shootings each year, while horrific, is dwarfed by the 21,000 people who take their own lives annually using guns. But the authors’ suggestion might also be useful […]
Suppose a man commits suicide using a handgun while seated in a car parked on the premises of a former school. Would you call that a school shooting? A 'liberal' would.
Catelynn Lowell is back home with her loved ones. As you surely saw, during Monday's episode of Teen Mom OG, the 25-year-old confirmed that she suffered a miscarriage and was struggling with suicidal thoughts. Thus, amid the episode, the young mom checked herself into rehab. Related: Jenelle Evans Used Drugs While Pregnant With Her Daughter Despite briefly leaving [...]
The machines scan crowds for hidden explosive devices and could save lives, according to Senator Chuck Schumer.