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Teen Says She Was Sent Home After Refusing To Change Shirt School Thought Glorified Suicide

A Southland teenager says she was sent home from school because the administration thought her T-shirt glamorized suicide.

05/15/2015

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Walter Cronkite’s 22-Year-Old Grandson Takes His Own Life

As a boy, Cronkite served as the voice of Dennis the Menace in a 2002 animated movie. (Tom Arnold played Mr. Wilson.)

04/30/2015

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Coroner Identifies Man Who Shot Himself At Universal Theme Park

The Los Angeles County coroner’s office identified a man who shot and killed himself at the Universal Studios theme park on Friday afternoon as a Fullerton resident.

04/04/2015

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Security Questions Emerge In Wake Of Suicide At Universal Studios

Security questions have surfaced after a man killed himself at a popular theme park in Universal City.

04/03/2015

TV talk show producer Jill Blackstone was accused of murdering her sister. (credit: CBS)

Neighbors Stunned That ‘Nice’ TV Producer Was Accused Of Murdering Her Sister

At this time, the DA has chosen not to file charges.

03/19/2015

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Teen Suicide Prevention Topic At Tearful Vigil For West Covina Student

Ian Lee Armas’ heartbroken mother addressed a large crowd at the candlelit gathering in memory of her son, a high school sophomore.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/09/2015

The bodies of two people -- a man and a woman -- were found in Beverly Hills. The victims are believed to be the result of a murder-suicide. (credit: CBS)

Possible Murder-Suicide Reported In Beverly Hills

The bodies — a man and a woman — were discovered just before 4:30 p..m. after officials received a call about shots fired.

02/25/2015

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Man, Wife Killed In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Stevenson Ranch

Investigators say a man and woman killed in an apparent murder-suicide in the parking lot of a shopping center in Stevenson Ranch were married.

02/16/2015

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Sheriff: Standoff With Santa Clarita Burglary Suspect Ends In Suicide

A burglary at a Santa Clarita home ended in an apparent suicide overnight, officials said.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/05/2015

Misty Upham attends a screening of "August: Osage County" in 2013. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)

Medical Examiner Says Actress Misty Upham Died From Blunt-Force Trauma

Friends and family searching for Upham found her body in a ravine.

12/03/2014

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Man Struck, Killed By Freight Train In Riverside

A freight train struck and killed a man who was apparently attempting suicide Saturday night, according to Riverside police.

11/22/2014

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Transit Officials Warn Of Spike In Suicides As Holiday Season Nears

Transit agency officials are warning about the increase in suicides as the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season draws near.

11/19/2014

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Robin Williams’ Death Ruled A Suicide, No Illegal Drugs Or Alcohol Found In His System

There was no evidence of alcohol or illegal drugs in Robin Williams’ system when he committed suicide at his Northern California home, according to autopsy results released Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2014

Misty Upham attends a screening of "August: Osage County" in 2013. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)

Body Of Missing Actress Misty Upham Reportedly Found At Bottom Of Embankment

The actress’ distraught father told reporters that his daughter was often suicidal but he believed she would never kill herself.

10/16/2014

Paul Oliver #27 of the San Diego Chargers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during the NFL game on November 29, 2009 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Paul Oliver’s Family Sues NFL Over His Suicide

The wife and sons of former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver sued the NFL for wrongful death, blaming sports-related concussions for his suicide last year.

09/24/2014

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