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Former Baseball Player Darryl Hamilton Killed in Apparent Murder-Suicide

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Former Baseball Player Darryl Hamilton Killed in Apparent Murder-Suicide

Originally posted 06/22/2015 01:50PM

Major League outfielder Darryl Hamilton was found dead inside a Pearland, Texas, home on Sunday, PEOPLE has confirmed.

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Holly Madison: I Wanted to Kill Myself at the Playboy Mansion

Holly Madison: I Wanted to Kill Myself at the Playboy Mansion

Originally posted 06/10/2015 09:35AM

Holly Madison contemplated drowning herself in the bath at the Playboy Mansion in the depths of her despair as Hugh Hefner's No. 1 girlfriend, she reveals.

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Stephen Hawking 'Would Consider Assisted Suicide'

Stephen Hawking 'Would Consider Assisted Suicide'

Originally posted 06/05/2015 07:25AM

Stephen Hawking has said he would consider assisted suicide, especially if he felt as though he'd become a "burden" to his loved ones.

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Cops: Alaska Family of 4 That 'Vanished' Likely Died in Murder-Suicide

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Alaska Family of 4 That 'Vanished' Likely Died in Murder-Suicide, Police Say

Originally posted 06/04/2015 11:20AM

A family of four who seemingly vanished from their three-bedroom apartment last May likely died in a murder-suicide, police said Wednesday.

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Kristoff St. John Suing Mental Health Facility Over Son's Suicide

Kristoff St. John Suing Mental Health Facility Over Son's Suicide

Originally posted 05/28/2015 06:35PM

The Young and the Restless actor Kristoff St. John has filed a lawsuit against the mental health center that was treating his son Julian St. John, who died in the facility Nov. 23, for negligence and wrongful death.

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Recent Yale Graduate Commits Suicide After Stabbing Student, Police Say

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Recent Yale Graduate Commits Suicide After Stabbing Student, Police Say

Originally posted 05/26/2015 07:15PM

A recent Yale University graduate jumped to his death early Tuesday morning, moments after he allegedly stabbed a fellow student, police said.

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5 People Found Shot to Death in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Tucson

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5 People Found Shot to Death in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Tucson

Originally posted 05/13/2015 08:25AM

Five people were found shot to death in Tucson, Arizona, on Tuesday evening in what appears to have been a murder-suicide.

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Newly Uncovered Letter by Mark Twain Suggests He Once Contemplated Suicide | Mark Twain

Newly Uncovered Letter by Mark Twain Suggests He Once Contemplated Suicide

Originally posted 05/05/2015 04:45PM

Mark Twain, the celebrated author and humorist who brought us the classic novels Adventures of Huckleberry Finn and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, may have gone through a broke and suicidal phase, according to a rare, newly released letter.

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Brad Garrett: Everybody Loves Raymond Costar Sawyer Sweeten's Suicide Was 'Devastating' | Everybody Loves Raymond, Brad Garrett, Sawyer Sweeten

Brad Garrett: Everybody Loves Raymond Costar Sawyer Sweeten's Suicide Was 'Devastating'

Originally posted 05/05/2015 01:45PM

Sawyer Sweeten's loved ones came together at his funeral over the weekend, saying goodbye to the 19-year-old who took his own life in April.

Now, his TV uncle is speaking out about the tragedy.

"The Sweeten family is obviously our family. This was devastating news," Brad Garrett, who played Robert on Everybody Loves Raymond, said Tuesday on The View. "We grew up with these children on the set. It's been hard. They're an amazing family, and our love goes out to them, of course. The loss of a child – nothing worse."

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Suicide Jumper Saved by Mystery Man in Canoe

Suicide Jumper Saved by Mystery Man in Canoe

Originally posted 05/04/2015 01:40PM

A man jumped from a bridge Sunday morning – but his 40-foot fall didn't go unnoticed.

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