| Dec 20, 2012
| 3:50 PM
A 20-year-old woman was stabbed to death in Baltimore on Thursday, hours before a man, considered a "person of interest" in her killing, was found dead from an apparent suicide in Baltimore County, police said.
Police said Thursday evening that it was...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 3:51 PM
More than 100 people crowded into an intimate memorial service Saturday morning for Stephen Alex Rane, a senior at the University of Maryland, College Park who police say was killed Tuesday by his housemate.
"We've witnessed a horrific tragedy this week,...
| Feb 18, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Reporter Mary Carole McCauley quotes writer Adam Lankford as saying terrorist attacks are motivated not by politics or religion but by despair ("Inside the mind of a suicide bomber," Feb. 10). I am sick and tired of hearing this misleading despair...
| Nov 9, 2012
'Faith and Suicide'
Calvary Lutheran Church and the National Alliance on Mental Illness present a program that addresses questions about faith and suicide at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the church, 16151 Old Frederick Road in Mount Airy. The program...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 2:30 PM
A Baltimore-based therapist who was disturbed by the response to the murder-suicide committed by a Kansas City Chiefs player has taken her cause national.
Gretchen Tome, who works at House of Ruth, posted a petition on Change.org demanding NFL...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 2:34 PM
Anne Arundel County police were called to a Severn residence Tuesday for reports of a suicide but later determined the death a homicide.
Officers were called the 100 block of Pine Cove Avenue for an attempted suicide and found Jerome Vorden Wood, 45,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 3:29 PM
A Bel Air man is being held without bail in the Harford County Detention Center after he allegedly carjacked and injured a woman in his neighborhood and later robbed a man at a Wawa in Bel Air, between last Friday and Monday.
| Dec 2, 2012
| 5:48 PM
An Army private charged with sending U.S secrets to the website WikiLeaks had a history of suicidal thoughts and aloof behavior that outweighed a psychiatrist's opinion that he posed no risk to himself, two former counselors testified Sunday.
| Dec 3, 2012
| 4:55 PM
The weekend murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and his 22-year-old girlfriend, Kasandra Perkins, is a grim reminder of the toll in lives domestic violence takes, how common such tragedies are even among highly...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 7:04 PM
An Army private charged with sending reams of classified documents to the secret-spilling website WikiLeaks was wrongly kept on suicide watch for at least seven days of his nine months' confinement at a Marine Corps brig in Quantico, Va., the Marines'...
| Dec 6, 2012
| 5:15 AM
It is unbelievably sad that Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher killed his girlfriend and then himself ("The tragedy of Jovan Belcher," Dec. 4).
The couple had a 3-month-old baby, and it's heart-wrenching when something like this happens. It...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 7:46 PM
At Fort Meade, where the suicide rate among service members is six times higher than that of the entire state, a crowd of 75 soldiers offered mostly silence when Mark Fisher asked them to list potential warning signs that a colleague is about to take...