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Woman Found in Ballwin Pond Identified

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.

04/15/2014

In this 2010 photo provided by the University of Missouri Athletic Department is Sasha Menu Courey. The Canadian family of former University of Missouri school swimmer says the school and its athletics department failed to properly investigate her alleged off-campus rape by as many as three football players in 2010. Menu Courey struggled with mental illness and committed suicide 16 months later. (AP Photo/University of Missouri Athletic Department)

MU Curators to Hear Report on Swimmer 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.

04/11/2014

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Independent Counsel to Investigate How MU Handled Student’s Suicide

Questions have been raised over how the University of Missouri handled the case of Sasha Menu Courey.

01/29/2014

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FBI Investigating After Scott AFB Civilian Contractor Attempts Suicide

The man in his early 30s was found in a Mascoutah parking lot with a gunshot wound to his head Wednesday.

09/25/2013

Veterans Day Parade in St. Louis

New Figures Show High Veteran Suicide Rate in Mo.

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.

09/12/2013

Ariel Castro Accused Of Kidnapping And Sexual Assault

Cleveland Kidnapper Ariel Castro Commits Suicide

Castro was sentenced Aug. 1 to life in prison plus 1,000 years on his guilty plea to 937 counts including kidnapping and rape.

09/04/2013

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Are Some Social Media Users Telegraphing Suicidal Thoughts?

Experimental program analyzes online posts for warning signs.

08/28/2013

Wentzville Police

Wentzville Police Officer Rescues Son Shot By Mother

Police on Sunday identified the shooter as 44-year-old Laurie Anderson, who died of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound on Saturday.

05/05/2013

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Inmate Hangs Himself in Madison County Jail

Correctional workers found a 55-year-old inmate for Maryville, Illinois hanging in his jail cell Thursday morning from his underwear.

03/14/2013

New England Patriots v Indianapolis Colts

Seau’s Family Sues NFL over Brain Injuries

NewsRadio 1120 KMOX–01/23/2013

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