suicide

Dreamstime
Jim Melwert
July 30, 2018 - 4:56 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Bucks County man who fired 10 shotgun blasts into the office of his trailer park community pledges to be a better citizen when he gets out of prison. Jimmy Stormant, 56, said he was going to kill himself that day. His workers' compensation claim had been denied,...
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Robin Williams
Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File
July 17, 2018 - 7:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — When filmmaker Marina Zenovich sought to make a documentary about Robin Williams, she found that she could do it largely in the late comedian's own voice. "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind," uses a wealth of archival footage to put viewers inside his thought process — mirroring a...
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An ambulance carries one of the 11 dead bodies found in Burari village, north Delhi, India.
AP Photo/Rishabh R. Jain
July 01, 2018 - 12:25 pm
NEW DELHI (AP) — Police in India's capital said they found 11 bodies at a home under mysterious circumstances on Sunday, including 10 that were blindfolded and hanging. The victims were all from the same family and most had lived in the home where they were found in Burari village in the northern...
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designer Kate Spade
AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews
June 20, 2018 - 4:50 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Kate Spade New York has announced plans to donate $1 million to support suicide prevention and mental health awareness causes in tribute to the company's late founder. To start, the company said Wednesday the Kate Spade New York Foundation is giving $250,000 to the Crisis Text Line...
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In this Nov. 2, 2016, file photo, Anthony Bourdain participates in the BUILD Speaker Series to discuss the online film series "Raw Craft" at AOL Studios in New York.
Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File
June 19, 2018 - 10:14 am
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is considering honoring celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain with a food trail. The famed cook, writer and host of the CNN series "Parts Unknown" killed himself nearly two weeks ago in a luxury hotel in France. The 61-year-old was born in New York, but grew up in the New...
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60th Annual Grammy Awards
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June 18, 2018 - 10:09 am
By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- Chris Cornell's teen daughter paid tribute to the late rocker on Father's Day with a duet of them singing a Prince hit. Toni Cornell, 13, shared a video featuring her and father singing "Nothing Compares 2 U" which was made famous after Sinéad O'Connor covered...
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Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain
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Hadas Kuznits
June 08, 2018 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two high-profile suicides taking place just days apart might raise questions about what prompts someone to take her or his own life. Licensed professional counselor Gayle Logan says suicide stems from depression. But what is depression? It's more than just a deep...
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CNN's Anthony Bourdain dead at 61
CNN
June 08, 2018 - 7:44 am
By Brian Stelter (CNN) — Anthony Bourdain, a gifted storyteller and writer who took CNN viewers around the world, has died. He was 61. CNN confirmed Bourdain's death on Friday and said the cause of death was suicide. "It is with extraordinary sadness we can confirm the death of our friend and...
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Changes in annual suicide rates by state
CNN
June 07, 2018 - 2:09 pm
By Susan Scutti (CNN) -- Suicide rates increased by 25 percent across the United States over nearly two decades ending in 2016, according to research published Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Twenty-five states experienced a rise in suicides by more than 30 percent,...
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designer Kate Spade
AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews
June 06, 2018 - 10:43 am
By Jocelyn Noveck, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Bright. Vibrant. Colorful. And, most essentially, fun. The same words used so often to describe Kate Spade's enormously popular handbags — "It" bags that were both aspirational and affordable — were an apt description of the woman herself, say...
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