New research has found that smokers are at a higher risk for committing suicide.
An autopsy indicated that drowning was the likely cause of death, and police say there were no signs of foul play. St. Louis County detectives suspect suicide.
The university system hired the Dowd Bennett Law Firm to review the Columbia campus’ actions in connection with the death of 20-year-old Sasha Menu Courey.
Questions have been raised over how the University of Missouri handled the case of Sasha Menu Courey.
The man in his early 30s was found in a Mascoutah parking lot with a gunshot wound to his head Wednesday.
According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, nearly 25 percent of suicides in Missouri involve a veteran. That compares to some states, including Illinois, where the rate is as low as seven percent.
Castro was sentenced Aug. 1 to life in prison plus 1,000 years on his guilty plea to 937 counts including kidnapping and rape.
Experimental program analyzes online posts for warning signs.
Police on Sunday identified the shooter as 44-year-old Laurie Anderson, who died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on Saturday.
Correctional workers found a 55-year-old inmate for Maryville, Illinois hanging in his jail cell Thursday morning from his underwear.