U.S. death rates from suicides, alcohol and drug overdoses reach all-time high

'Deaths Of Despair' Are Soaring In The U.S.

West Virginia and Ohio far outpace other states in drug overdose death rates.

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24 immigrants have died in ICE custody during the Trump administration

24 Immigrants Have Died In ICE Custody During The Trump Administration

The deaths of 3 detainees since April, along with the release of internal reports about detention center conditions, have spurred an outcry from advocates.

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Colorado couple: We were sickened at same Dominican Republic resort where 3 Americans died

Couple: We Were Sickened At Same DR Hotel Where Americans Died

As authorities investigate the unexplained deaths of three Americans at a resort in the Dominican Republic, a Colorado couple who stayed at the same facility last year said they became violently ill after being exposed to what they suspect were insecticides spread through the air conditioning system.

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3 Americans found dead in same Dominican Republic resort within 5 days

3 Americans Found Dead In Same Dominican Republic Resort Within 5 Days

It remains unclear whether the three deaths, of a Pennsylvania woman and a Maryland couple, are connected, but U.S. officials said they are actively monitoring the investigations.

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Hundreds of puffins are starving to death because of climate change

Hundreds Of Puffins Are Starving To Death Because Of Climate Change

Hundreds of dead seabirds have washed up on an Alaskan island - all apparently starved to death because the warming waters they forage from contain less food

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A jewelry box led police to revisit hundreds of deaths. They may have found a serial killer.

A Jewelry Box Led Police To Revisit Hundreds Of Deaths. They May Have Found A Serial Killer.

Police are continuing to look for more potential victims.

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Germany: Three Bavaria hotel guests found dead from crossbow bolts

German Hotel Guests Found Dead From Crossbow Bolts

Hotel employees discovered the three bodies in the room alongside two crossbows.

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Man who threatened to 'kill all white people' charged in 6 murders

Man Who Threatened To 'kill All White People' Charged In 6 Murders

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A man already charged with killing three people in the Kansas City area was indicted Friday in the deaths of three more men, all of whom were shot in apparently unprovoked attacks along or near hiking trails, Jackson County prosecutors said. The suspect, Fredrick Demond Scott, a 23-year-old black man, once threatened to "kill all white people." All the victims...

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Veteran suicide crisis draws attention from House lawmakers who promise action following multiple deaths on VA campuses

Veteran Suicide Crisis Draws Attention From House Lawmakers Who Promise Action Following Multiple Deaths On VA Campuses

The scheduled hearing and news conference were held in response to multiple instances of veterans dying by suicide in April -- three suicides in five days. A fourth veteran died by suicide outside a VA clinic in Cleveland Monday.

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Civilian deaths in Somalia airstrike weren’t reported properly, AFRICOM says

Civilian Deaths In Somalia Airstrike Weren't Reported Properly, AFRICOM Says

A U.S. counterterrorism unit inaccurately reported the deaths of two civilians in Somalia following an airstrike, U.S. Africa Command said Friday, marking the first public acknowledgement that noncombatants have been killed in the military's expanded bombing campaign in the country.

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More children were fatally shot in 2017 than police and military personnel.

Study: More Kids Were Fatally Shot In 2017 Than Police, Military Personnel

More children were fatally shot in 2017 than on-duty police officers and active duty military, according to a new study.

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Civilian deaths mount as US drone strikes in Somalia escalate: Amnesty

Civilian Deaths Mount As US Drone Strikes In Somalia Escalate: Amnesty

Civilian deaths mount as US drone strikes in Somalia escalate: Amnesty

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Puzzling number of men tied to Ferguson protests have died

Puzzling Number Of Men Tied To Ferguson Protests Have Died

The six deaths drew attention on social media and speculation among activists that something sinister was at play.

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Deaths From Drugs and Suicide Reach a Record in the U.S.

Deaths From Drugs And Suicide Reach A Record In The U.S.

A look at an analysis of data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and what it means.

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CBP arrests woman carrying meth, fentanyl inside her body

CBP Arrests Woman Carrying Meth, Fentanyl Inside Her Body

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers arrested a 32-year-old woman attempting to smuggle methamphetamine and fentanyl into the United States on Saturday.

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Santa Anita cancels racing indefinitely after 21 horse deaths in 10 weeks

Santa Anita Cancels Racing Indefinitely After 21 Horse Deaths In 10 Weeks

The deaths at the iconic track have come in a 10 week span; there's speculation heavy recent rains may have harmed the track's dirt surface

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Deaths from suicides and substance abuse hit a record high in 2017

Deaths From Suicides And Substance Abuse Hit A Record High In 2017

The number of Americans dying due to substance misuse and suicide is at an all-time high.

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U.S. Pedestrian deaths worst in 28 years

U.S. Pedestrian Deaths Worst In 28 Years

The number of pedestrians killed on U.S. roads last year was the highest in 28 years, an increase due in part to driver and walker distra...

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Human rights groups say deaths of Venezuelan protesters appear to be targeted killings

Deaths Of Venezuelan Protesters Appear To Be Targeted Killings, Rights Groups Say

A young man proclaimed his opposition to President Nicolas Maduro. Two days later, his family said, rifle-wielding special police agents shot him to death.

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Measles outbreak in Philippines kills 70, with vaccine fearmongering blamed

Measles Outbreak In Philippines Kills 70, With Vaccine Fearmongering Blamed

The deaths, mostly of children, are part of an alarming wave of measles cases worldwide over the past few years

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