111 Terminally Ill Patients End Their Lives Under Calif. Right-To-Die LawSACRAMENTO, Calif. (CBS) -- More than 100 terminally ill people in California have legally ended their lives since a "right-to-die" law took effect in 2016, according to a report from the state's Health Department.
Seattle Police Release Photos Of Kurt Cobain Suicide GunPolice in Seattle have released photos of the shotgun Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain used to kill himself more than two decades ago.
Flaw In Reporting Tribal Cases Stymies Gun Background ChecksA flawed reporting system between tribes and outside authorities allowed a man to buy a handgun that his son used to kill four classmates and himself in Washington state last year.
Washington State Senate Approves Mental Health Decision BillThe Washington state Senate has approved a bill that would allow family members to ask a judge to step in if a mental health professional will not involuntarily commit a relative they believe could be suicidal or a danger to others.
What Robin Williams' Death Tells Us About Parkinson's DiseaseWilliams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
How Common Is Depression?Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.
Study: Suicides More Likely To Occur After MidnightAccording to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.
Author: Courtney Love, not Kurt Cobain, Wrote Note Mocking Wedding VowsPolice found note in Cobain's wallet after his 1994 suicide, it appears to mock his wedding vows.
Study: Suicide Rates Fell In States Where Medical Marijuana Is LegalA recently conducted study indicates a relationship between decreasing suicide rates and the legalization of medical marijuana in some states.
FBI Releases Updated Timeline Of AK Serial Killer The FBI released an updated timeline of travels and crimes by Israel Keyes, a confessed Alaska serial killer who is believed to have killed 11 people before committing suicide in his jail cell last year.
Area Residents Push For Barrier At 'Suicide Bridge' On a sunny January afternoon, 12 stories above a busy street, a newly engaged 19-year-old woman jumped to her death from a spectacular arch bridge west of downtown Portland. Last month, in the middle of the night, a 40-year-old man did the same. Last week, yet another person — a 15-year-old girl — plunged from the span.
Ore. Police: Man Kills Himself After Traffic Stop Oregon State Police say a man fatally shot and killed himself Sunday afternoon following a traffic stop on Highway 126 west of Eugene.