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What Drove a Woman Who Seemed to Have It All to Suicide?

Friends Grapple with Suicide of Woman, 30, Who May Have Suffered from PTSD

Originally posted 02/24/2015 07:50PM

It seemed like Jamie Brunette had it all: beauty, 11 successful years in the Air Force, a tight-knit family, close friends and a fitness center that she was about to launch.

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The Imitation Game Screenwriter Graham Moore Opens Up About Suicide Attempt in Poignant Oscars Speech

Originally posted 02/23/2015 12:40AM

When The Imitation Game screenwriter Graham Moore took the Oscars stage to collect his trophy for Best Adapted Screenplay Sunday, he used his moment in the spotlight to send a powerful message to young people who feel like outsiders, as he once did.

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Student Behind Laser Cat Photo in Yearbook Takes His Own Life

Student Behind Laser Cat Photo in Yearbook Takes His Own Life

Originally posted 02/21/2015 01:20PM

The teenager who posed with his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth in his proposed high school senior portrait, took his own life on Thursday evening, according to his parents. He was 17.

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Illinois Mom Charged After Allegedly Poisoning Her Kids with Laced Apple Juice

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Illinois Mom Charged After Allegedly Poisoning Her Kids with Laced Apple Juice

Originally posted 01/16/2015 05:05PM

An Illinois woman has been charged with attempted murder after allegedly giving her 9-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter apple juice laced with a potent antianxiety drug.

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Brittany Maynard's Final Hours: Husband Says She 'Knew It Was Time'

Brittany Maynard's Final Hours: Husband Dan Diaz Says She 'Knew It Was Time'

Originally posted 01/14/2015 07:30PM

Dan Diaz opens up about wife Brittany Maynard's final hours and how he's keeping her memory alive. Subscribe now to read the promises he made to her and why he's finally breaking his silence, in this exclusive PEOPLE interview.

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Brittany Maynard's Husband: Our Dogs Are Helping Me Cope with My Grief | Brittany Maynard

Brittany Maynard's Husband Dan Diaz: Our Dogs Are Helping Me Cope with My Grief

Originally posted 01/14/2015 11:00AM

Dan Diaz opens up about wife Brittany Maynard's final hours and how he's keeping her memory alive. Subscribe now to read the promises he made to her and why he's finally breaking his silence, in this exclusive PEOPLE interview.

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Brittany Maynard's Husband: How I'm Keeping My Promises to My Late Wife

Brittany Maynard's Husband: How I'm Keeping My Promises to My Late Wife

Originally posted 01/13/2015 02:45PM

Dan Diaz opens up about wife Brittany Maynard's final hours and how he's keeping her memory alive. Subscribe now to read the promise he made to her and why he's finally breaking his silence, in this exclusive PEOPLE interview.

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Transgender Teen's Friend: Her Suicide Is 'Heartbreaking'

Leelah Alcorn's Friend: Her Suicide Is 'Heartbreaking'

Originally posted 01/06/2015 08:00AM

Leelah Alcorn, the transgender teen who committed suicide in Ohio on Dec. 28, opened up about a sense of desperation to a fellow classmate at Kings High School last year.

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Transgender Teen Leaves Tragic Suicide Note: 'My Death Needs to Mean Something'

Transgender Teen Leaves Tragic Suicide Note: 'My Death Needs to Mean Something'

Originally posted 12/31/2014 04:30PM

Early on Sunday morning, Leelah Alcorn walked four miles from her home to Interstate 71 in Ohio, where she stepped in front of a tractor-trailer and was killed.

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Autopsies Scheduled for Stephanie Moseley & Husband After Apparent Murder-Suicide

Autopsies Scheduled for VH1 Star Stephanie Moseley and Rapper Husband Earl Hayes

Originally posted 12/09/2014 04:20PM

Autopsies are tentatively scheduled Wednesday for VH1 star Stephanie Moseley and her rapper husband Earl Hayes, who were found dead Monday at their Los Angeles apartment after a suspected murder-suicide.

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