Suicide en Irish suicide deaths skyrocket <p> Almost everyone in Ireland it seems &mdash; and even some visitors like Bill Clinton &mdash; knows of a family where a member has committed or attempted suicide.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Enda Kenny Global Economic Crisis Suicide Debt Crisis Europe Ireland Health Mon, 21 Mar 2011 10:46:00 +0000 Conor O&#039;Clery 5631714 at Suicide suspected in death of Japanese ex-New York Yankees pitcher Hideki Irabu <p> Irabu earned World Series rings with the Yankees in 1998 and 1999, but his pitching fell far short of expectations.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Suicide Japan United States Thu, 28 Jul 2011 21:40:34 +0000 News Desk 5671760 at Foxconn resolves pay dispute with Chinese workers <p> Foxconn Technology, the world&#39;s largest contract electronics manufacturer, said it has resolved a pay dispute with Chinese workers at one of its factories in central China</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> China China economy foxconn Suicide China Technology Thu, 12 Jan 2012 18:55:00 +0000 Jennifer Mattson 5687146 at Don Cornelius: Love, peace and soul train <p> A look back at the life of Soul Train emcee Don Cornelius who was found shot dead in an apparent suicide in his Los Angeles home earlier today.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Suicide United States United States of America Entertainment United States Thu, 22 Mar 2012 14:09:09 +0000 hmiller 5689953 at US military suicides high even as wars wind down Senior commanders concede that during recent years, more American veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars have died of their own hand than through contact with the enemy. <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> PTSD Suicide Military Politics United States Fri, 10 Feb 2012 11:03:26 +0000 Michael Moran 5690975 at US military suicides rise to almost one a day in 2012 Military suicides have been rising alarmingly among both active-duty troops and veterans for most of the past decade, despite the efforts of official prevention programs.<p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan War PTSD Suicide Military United States Fri, 08 Jun 2012 15:23:29 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5707233 at Why are so many elderly Asians killing themselves? <p>SINGAPORE &mdash; Health workers are grappling with soaring numbers, particularly in economically successful countries.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Suicide Want to Know Asia-Pacific Emerging Markets China Culture & Lifestyle Health South Korea Sun, 16 Feb 2014 07:35:00 +0000 Rob O&#039;Brien 6060464 at Why Koreans are killing themselves in droves <p>SEOUL &mdash; The headlines are regular and morbid: a shamed celebrity takes her own life, a student leaps off a bridge after being rejected from a first-class university, and an ailing grandfather commits suicide to relieve the financial burden on the family. Still, the nation was shocked last week when a 29-year-old reality show contestant, in a bathroom at the guesthouse where filming was taking place, hanged herself by a hairdryer cord.</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Suicide Want to Know Japan North Korea South Korea Thu, 13 Mar 2014 21:20:00 +0000 Geoffrey Cain 6094956 at