suicide

The family of Sandra Bland has taken matters into their own hands regarding the 28-year-old’s alleged suicide in a Texas jail cell. According to NBC…

The FBI has joined an investigation into the death of 28 year old. Sandra Bland, after a Texas county medical examiner’s office ruled her death was suicide by asphyxiation. The Chicago native was found dead in her jail cell Monday morning. Bland was arrested on charges of assaulting a police officer after a heated exchange […]

With a job waiting for her, a woman from the Chicago suburbs drove to Texas to start a new chapter of her life on July…

According to a new study, the suicide rate amongst African-American children has almost doubled within the last two decades. The research, which was published in…

A new study in the journal JAMA Pediatrics reports that suicide rates among black children has risen dramatically.  Researchers were shocked to find that black children between ages 5 to 11 have nearly doubled in 25 years. Rates for white children has decreased, making it the first time a higher suicide rate for blacks than for […]

When natural hair icon Titi Branch, co-founder of the wildly successful hair-care line Miss Jessie’s, committed suicide in December 2014, shocked supporters were left devastated.…

The family of Otis Byrd, the man who was found hanging from a tree in Mississippi last month, has hired a well-renowned medical examiner to…

Authorities have yet to confirm if a missing man found hanging from a tree in Mississippi last week was killed or committed suicide, but the…

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that preliminary results from an autopsy on the body of Otis Byrd, the man officials found hanging from a…

Twenty-five years ago, Oprah Winfrey opened the doors to Harpo Studios in Chicago, which became home to her nationally syndicated talk show. Ever since its inception,…

Pastor Jamal Bryant shares some shocking facts about pastor deaths on “The James Fortune Show.” Listen to the audio as he talks about the death of Pastor…

News of the death of Rick Warren’s son, Matthew Warren, has generated an enormous outpouring of sympathy and tributes on social media. Tragically the 27-year-old son of Pastor Rick Warren is said to have taken his life after a lifelong battle with mental illness. The news of his death came early Saturay morning. In a […]