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Suicide

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Top Suicide Articles

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  • A spotlight on the slighted

    A spotlight on the slighted
    The threats came quickly. Alix Lambert had only just released a trailer about "Mentor" when she began getting unwanted attention by way of tweets, emails and YouTube messages. The director, nominated for a Writers Guild of America Award for the HBO...
  • He battles, but disease defeats him

    He battles, but disease defeats him
    Third of three parts. In Part 2 on Wednesday, Orange Coast College student Jon Ludlow decided to stop following his medication schedule, skipping some doses. His behavior became erratic when he stopped taking the prescriptions altogether. He hailed a...
  • Suicide call prompts large police response

    A large contingent of police officers and at least eight cars responded to an apartment complex at Bear Street and Paularino Avenue in Costa Mesa on Friday afternoon after a call about a possibly suicidal man, according to authorities. Officers tried to...
  • Mailbag: City Council work requires compensation

    Re. "Council should forgo stipends, benefits," July 8: Council members need to continue receiving modest stipends and benefits. Recent comments by James H. Bridges suggest that he is living in his own fantasyland, with no experience running for or...
  • Death at UC Irvine suspected to be a suicide [Updated]

    Police are investigating a 23-year-old Irvine resident's death as a suspected suicide, according to the county coroner. The man was found dead Friday afternoon at 4300 Campus Drive on the UC Irvine campus after university police received a call at 5:...
  • Stab wounds on dead man likely self-inflicted

    A dead man found in a gas station driveway likely died of self-inflicted stab wounds, authorities said Wednesday. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: An earlier version of this story said authorities announced this information Thursday. It was...
  • Mailbag: San Miguel bridge rail is dangerously low

    I let this issue go for three months, thinking my concern might go away. It hasn't. Ever since I saw the new bridge overpass on San Miguel Drive, I've had a concern about it's safety. And I don't mean structurally, but in terms of the ease with which...
  • Ex-UCI professor gets 14 years for arson

    Ex-UCI professor gets 14 years for arson
    A former UC Irvine associate professor who wrote emails saying he planned to kill students and administrators and burn down an Irvine high school was sentenced Thursday to 14 years and four months in state prison. Rainer Klaus Reinscheid, 49, of Irvine,...
  • Police: Attempted suicide leads to homicide scene

    Police: Attempted suicide leads to homicide scene
    Homicide detectives are investigating the deaths of two children found inside a hotel Saturday morning after a woman who crashed her car in an apparent suicide attempt in Costa Mesa alerted authorities about the children. The unidentified woman rammed...
  • Carnett: Life is full of tragedy, loss

    Tragedy knows no bounds in this broken world of ours. It springs forth from every gaping fissure, dark alley and murky recess. It metastasizes in a host of ways: bad medical reports, alarming diagnoses, grinding auto crashes, assaults, strokes and heart...
  • Police: Man attempts suicide on beach

    A man shot himself on the beach Monday evening near Newport Beach's Santa Ana River jetty, just south of the Huntington Beach border, police said. The gunshot caused "major wounds," but the man was alive when officers responded just before 7 p.m.,...
  • The God Squad: No clear answers on suicide

    Q: This past summer, I've had to deal with not one but two deaths by suicide. Each of these men seemed to have so much to live for, but unfortunately, we really never know what someone else is thinking. What happens to these men's souls after they die?...