- Police: Retired cop kills his 2 sleeping kids, then himself Updated: May-27-16 12:39 pm
WALLKILL, New York - Authorities say a retired police officer shot his two children to death as they slept in their New York home before he turned the gun on himself.
- Suit blames Baton Rouge jail conditions for prisoner's death Updated: May-27-16 12:15 pm
BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - A federal lawsuit claims poor medical care and dangerous conditions at Baton Rouge's jail led to the death of a prisoner who hanged himself in his cell last year.
- Coroner: Wrestling coach victim in murder-suicide Updated: May-27-16 8:36 am
SLATINGTON, Pennsylvania - A youth wrestling coach was fatally shot in what a coroner says was a murder-suicide in an eastern Pennsylvania home.
- 3 dead at NY mobile home probed as possible murder-suicide Updated: May-26-16 11:29 pm
WALLKILL, New York - Authorities are investigating the deaths of three people, possibly including two children, at a mobile home park in upstate New York as an apparent murder-suicide.
- The Latest: New jail, new problems in New Orleans Updated: May-26-16 3:53 pm
NEW ORLEANS - The Latest on a federal court hearing on whether control of the troubled New Orleans jail should be taken from a local elected sheriff and placed in the hands of an independent third party (all times local):
- Nonprofit under scrutiny after death, abuse investigations Updated: May-26-16 3:04 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A Sioux Falls nonprofit that provides care and housing to children and adults with special needs is at risk of losing its credentials after one client killed herself and another was allegedly abused.
- Pension board to let village comment in Gliniewicz case Updated: May-26-16 11:31 am
FOX LAKE, Illinois - The Fox Lake police pension board will let village officials make arguments when it decides how much money should go to the widow of a suburban Chicago police officer who authorities say staged his suicide.
- Police: Boy accidentally shot and killed himself Updated: May-26-16 12:33 am
SEATTLE - Police say a teenage boy has accidentally shot and killed himself in a Seattle home.
- Autopsy finds man found dead after shootout killed himself Updated: May-25-16 10:48 pm
CHICAGO - An autopsy has determined a suburban Chicago man found dead in his home after a shootout with FBI agents committed suicide.
- Investigators: Homeowner shoots worker, self; both die Updated: May-25-16 4:31 pm
LONDONDERRY, New Hampshire - A man who fatally shot a heating oil company employee who went to his house to do work and then shot and wounded himself has died of his injuries, authorities said.
- The Latest: Man accused of killing heating oil worker dies Updated: May-25-16 4:01 pm
LONDONDERRY, New Hampshire - The Latest on the fatal shooting of an heating oil company worker in New Hampshire (all times local):
- Estate claims reveal Westerhuis' debts before murder-suicide Updated: May-25-16 1:00 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A South Dakota man who authorities believe embezzled more than $1 million from his employer had significant debt when he killed his wife and four children before taking his own life last year, according to claims against his estate.
- Woodbury police say man fatally beat wife, killed self Updated: May-25-16 7:16 am
WOODBURY, Minnesota - Woodbury police say a man fatally beat his elderly wife, then killed himself.
- Madison police say father killed daughter, then himself Updated: May-25-16 6:52 am
MADISON, Wisconsin - Madison police say the deaths of a teenager and her father appears to be a murder-suicide.
- Sex offender who got EMT license sued in woman's death Updated: May-24-16 5:36 pm
DOBSON, North Carolina - A convicted sex offender who was allowed to be licensed as an emergency medical technician despite his criminal record is part of a lawsuit filed by a mother who blames him and Surry County officials for her daughter's suicide.
- Corner rules death of man in burning Allentown home suicide Updated: May-24-16 4:21 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - Authorities say the death of a man found in a burning Allentown home early Tuesday was a suicide.
- 911 calls released in Tennessee man's shooting by officers Updated: May-24-16 1:23 pm
TRENTON, Tennessee - Authorities in west Tennessee have released 911 calls from the night when officers shot and killed a Trenton man who had threatened to shoot police and to kill himself.
- Police: Elderly couple found alive but hurt had suicide pact Updated: May-24-16 12:19 pm
BELLE VERNON, Pennsylvania - Police say an elderly couple found alive with knife wounds in their Pennsylvania home had a suicide pact and the man could now face criminal charges.
- Police arrest Bosnian who threatened suicide over lost money Updated: May-23-16 7:20 am
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina - Bosnian police have arrested a man who had climbed on the roof of the Slovenian embassy, threatening to kill himself unless Slovenia reimbursed savings which Bosnians had deposited in one of its banks.
- Gunman fires into crowd at concert in Austria, killing 2 Updated: May-22-16 10:24 am
VIENNA - A gunman fired shots early Sunday into a small crowd attending an open air concert organized by a local motorcycle club, killing two people and wounding 11 others before shooting himself to death, police said.
- 5-year-old girl playing with gun fatally shoots herself Updated: May-21-16 5:35 pm
LAPLACE, Louisiana - Authorities say a 5-year-old girl shot and killed herself with a handgun at a Louisiana home.
- Man mauled after entering Chile zoo's lion pen, 2 cats slain Updated: May-21-16 5:26 pm
SANTIAGO, Chile - Two lions were killed after they severely mauled a man who stripped naked and entered their enclosure in an apparent suicide attempt early Saturday, authorities said.
- Police: Man found hanged, girlfriend found strangled Updated: May-21-16 10:57 am
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut - Police say a New Haven man was found hanged in a city cemetery and his girlfriend was found strangled in her home.
- Former lawyer who survived suicide attempt is sentenced Updated: May-19-16 6:03 pm
NEW YORK - A one-time corporate lawyer who cheated friends and relatives of life savings in a $5 million Ponzi scheme before writing a 16-page suicide note and jumping into the Hudson River was sentenced Thursday to five years in prison as former friends watched with content at the severity of his penalty.
- Argentine prosecutor: Nisman maybe 'induced' to kill himself Updated: May-19-16 5:55 pm
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - Alberto Nisman, who investigated Argentina's worst terrorist attack before he was found dead in his home last year, may have been forced to kill himself, another prosecutor who was formerly in charge of his case said Thursday.