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In this Friday, April 15, 2005 file photo, Alireza Pahlavi is seen during Prince Rainier III's funeral procession, in Monaco. Pahlavi, son of the late shah of Iran, has been found dead of an apparent suicide at his home in Boston. Reza Pahlavi, Alireza's brother, announced the death on his website Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011. (credit: AP/Lionel Cironneau, Pool, File)

Iranian Prince Found Dead In His Boston Home

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 in a Nov. 22 interview with WBZ-TV.

Middlesex County Sheriff DiPaola Dead In Apparent Suicide

Middlesex County Sheriff James DiPaola was found dead in Maine Saturday in an apparent suicide.


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Waltham Husband, Wife Killed In Murder-Suicide

Police say Michael Coutoumas shot his wife, Cynthia Coutoumas, and then shot himself.


2 teens charged in Phoebe Prince case in court

An attorney for a teen accused of bullying a 15-year-old Massachusetts girl who hanged herself says there’s no evidence his client did anything wrong.


Counter-terrorism expert looks at local cyanide suicide

WBZ’s Carl Stevens chats with Roger Cressey, a former White House counter-terrorism expert.


Afternoon Headlines 8/16/10

Boston City Councilor Stephen Murphy wants an investigation of the Nashua Street jail where a former BU medical student awaiting trial in the death of a Craigslist masseuse,  apparently committed suicide.


WBZ Morning Headlines 8/16/10

The Craigslist killer commits suicide in his Nashua Street Jail cell.


Boston man held in N. Korea attempts suicide

North Korea says a Boston man imprisoned for illegally entering the country has attempted to kill himself.   The North’s official Korean Central News Agency reported yesterday that Aijalon Mahli Gomes attempted to commit suicide […]