Suicide Attempt

Three people are lucky to be alive after they narrowly missed being slammed by a car careening out of control. (credit: CBS)

2 Men, Teen Narrowly Miss Being Slammed By Car Careening Out Of Control

A speeding car came within inches of hitting two men and a teen in Pomona Thursday and the incident was caught on tape.


Stunt Performers From L.A.-Based Company Credited With S.D. Rescue

Law enforcement officials are crediting three stuntmen from a Los Angeles-based company with the rescue of an apparently distraught woman from a San Diego high rise.


Paris Jackson (credit:  VALERIE MACON/AFP/Getty Images)

Paris Jackson ‘Safe And Doing Fine’ Following Suicide Attempt

Jackson, 15, was taken to Children’s Hospital Wednesday after she attempted to take her own life, Entertainment Tonight reported.

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A teen survived a jump off the Golden Gate bridge Thursday. (credit: AP)

Dared Straight! Teen Survives Plunge Off Golden Gate Bridge

A California high school student visiting the Golden Gate Bridge on a field trip climbed over a railing, jumped — possibly on a dare by fellow classmates — and somehow survived the 220-foot plunge into San Francisco Bay that kills dozens of people each year.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/10/2011

David and Dawn Viens (courtesy: Lomita Police Dept.)

Sheriff: Restaurant Owner David Viens Admits To Killing His Wife

A law enforcement official says a Southern California restaurant owner has told detectives that he killed his wife.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/02/2011

David and Dawn Viens (courtesy: Lomita Police Dept.)

Is Missing Woman Buried Under Her Husband’s Restaurant?

Detectives investigating a Southern California woman’s disappearance are digging up the floor of a restaurant belonging to her husband in a search for her body.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/01/2011

David and Dawn Viens (courtesy: Lomita Police Dept.)

Cliff Jumper Arrested On Suspicion Of Murdering His Wife

A Southern California chef who jumped off a cliff while being chased by detectives investigating his wife’s disappearance has been arrested on suspicion of killing her.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/28/2011

David and Dawn Viens (courtesy: Lomita Police Dept.)

Murder Suspect Attempts Suicide By Jumping Off Cliff

A murder suspects tries to kill himself by jumping off a cliff in Rancho Palos Verdes Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2011

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Driver Faces Criminal Charges For Ramming Into School Bus

Criminal charges have been filed against a man accused of intentionally ramming a school bus head-on in Southern California in an apparent suicide attempt.