The Bristol County District Attorney says the death of a 12-year-old New Bedford boy is suicide by hanging.
South Hadley and its school department paid the parents of Phoebe Prince a settlement of $225,000 to prevent them from suing.
A bank robber whose picture was on billboards around New England shot and killed himself Wednesday, authorities said.
Justin Goodwin was beaten outside of a Gloucester bar, his attackers, yelling anti-gay slurs.
Police say a failed suicide attempt caused an explosion and 6-alarm fire early Monday that left more than a dozen people hurt and led to several dramatic rescues.
A man committed suicide Wednesday at the camp linked to Sen. Scott Brown’s sexual abuse claim, as more people have now emerged alleging abuse at the camp.
Authorities have determined that the men whose bodies were found Wednesday in a Malden apartment were victims of a murder-suicide.
The woman at the center of Tuesday’s cyanide scare killed herself with the poison, but did so while preventing serious injury to anyone else.
The youngest son of the late shah of Iran was found dead Tuesday of an apparent suicide at his home in Boston, after he had “struggled for years to overcome his sorrow,” his brother said.
Middlesex County Sheriff James DiPaola was found dead in Maine Saturday in an apparent suicide.