Jeff Roe, chief strategist for the presidential campaign of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, is coming under scrutiny for an ad that upset a Missouri GOP official who committed suicide last… Click to Continue »
The leading assisted suicide lobby group, Compassion & Choices, has scored another public relations coup with the release of a third Brittany Maynard video. Nineteen days before she committed suicide on November 1, Brittany recorded a video demanding that California legislators endorse assisted suicide. “The decision about how I end my dying process should be […]
The deaths of Spence Jackson and Tom Schweich have caused outrage following attacks against Schweich. Yesterday, Spence Jackson, a spokesman for Missouri state auditor Tom Schweich—who committed suicide last month— was found dead of “an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.” The deaths of Jackson and Schweich have sparked outrage in Missouri. Show More Summary
An upsetting story out of Missouri: A former aide to a political figure named Tom Schweich—who died Feb. 26 in an apparent suicide—has been found dead in what is also thought to have been a suicide. Spence Jackson, 44, was the media director for Schweich, a former Bush administration official and state auditor who was "a frontrunner," per the St. Show More Summary
Just over a month ago, Tom Schweich, a Republican candidate for governor of Missouri, shot himself in his home outside St. Louis. This weekend, his spokesman and media director Spence Jackson did the same at his apartment in Jefferson City. Read more...
The spokesman for Missouri gubernatorial candidate Tom Schweich, who committed suicide earlier this month after an anti-Semitic “whisper campaign,” was found dead in his apartment Sunday, Politico’s Nick Gass reports. Police are reportedly investigating the death of Spence Jackson...
Former media director for former Missouri gubernatorial candidate Tom Schwiech was found dead overnight. Schweich committed suicide last month. KMOV.com KMOV reported: Spence Jackson, the media director for former Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich, was found dead at his home … Continue reading ?
VAIDI, India (Reuters) - Over a dozen debt-laden farmers have committed suicide in recent weeks in India, and discontent in many rural areas against government policies is turning into anger against Prime Minister Narendra Modi less than a year after he swept into office.
The investigation into Andreas Lubitz' behavior leading into the Germanwings crash and death of 150 people is turning up typical factors associated with murder suicide. German newspaper Bild reports that Lubitz had a "life crisis" including troubles with his girlfriend. Those are the two circumstances most often associated with murder-suicide incidents in the relatively new […]
On Tuesday, Germanwings Flight 9525 crashed into the French Alps, killing everyone on board. On Thursday, after examining the evidence, French prosecutors delivered their preliminary judgment: The 27-year-old German co-pilot, Andreas Lubitz, did it. Show More Summary
This little boy saved his father's life.
In a tragic sequence of events, a man from Lanzhou, Sichuan province who had committed suicide by jumping off the 28th floor of a building hit a woman who was walking on the street below. [ more › ]
Last year, Blake Brockington, a senior at East Mecklenburg High in Charlotte, NC, was on top of the world. The 18-year-old was the first openly transgender teenager ever to be crowned homecoming king in the city of Charlotte in February 2014. Now, one year later, friends and community members are mourning the loss of Brockington after he committed suicide […]
The death of Blake Brockington raises this question for me: how do we turn visibility into support? Brockington died on Monday. The 18-year-old committed suicide. A year ago, he became the first trans person to be named homecoming king of his North Carolina high school. He drew lots of media attention and was celebrated widely, […]
This is so sad. Blake Brockington made history last year when he became the first transgender homecoming king at his high school in Charlotte, North Carolina, but Blake has apparently, and tragically, committed suicide this past Monday. The 18 year old was viewed as an important leader in the LGBT community and the teen had made more [...]
HUDSON, FL – A 13-year-old boy shot and killed his 6-year-old brother and wounded his 16-year-old brother before committing suicide, following a heated argument over food. The three siblings were home alone Wednesday while their mother and an older brother were at work. Show More Summary
An 18-year-old man reportedly committed suicide by jumping under a moving train at the Horsham Road level crossing in the UK after he was told his grades weren’t good enough to keep him in college. Michael Platt, an inquest heard, jumped...Show More Summary
Fans are quite anxious for Wednesday’s episode of The Young and the Restless. Kelly Andrews has supposedly committed suicide, but viewers aren’t convinced that’s really what has transpired. What Young and Restless spoilers are available for the March 25 show? Viewers can expect to see Jack and Phyllis at the Club talking about Kelly’s suicide. Show More Summary
"[Being trans] is not a decision. It is who I am."