mental health

Arizona Department of Public Safety Director Col. Frank Milstead speaks at a news conference in Phoenix on Thursday, July 26, 2018, while flanked by officers and a picture of slain DPS Trooper Tyler Edenhofer. Authorities say a male suspect used a state trooper's gun and fatally shot Edenhofer and wounded another trooper Wednesday night after reports of someone throwing rocks at vehicles. (AP Photo/Terry Tang)
July 26, 2018 - 8:59 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A man with a history of mental illness grabbed an Arizona state trooper's gun and killed a rookie in training and wounded another trooper during a fight along an interstate in suburban Phoenix, authorities said Thursday. The shooting occurred after troopers responded to reports late...
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July 25, 2018 - 7:40 am
BERLIN (AP) — The European Union is introducing rules to tighten assessments of pilots' mental health following the Germanwings crash in 2015. The EU's executive Commission said Wednesday the new rules, which take effect in 2020, will oblige airlines to perform a psychological assessment of pilots...
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In this surveillance camera image released Monday, July 23, 2018, by Bay Area Rapid Transit is John Lee Cowell, a suspect wanted in the stabbings of two women at a BART station in Oakland, Calif. A man fatally stabbed an 18-year-old woman in the neck and wounded her sister as they exited a train at a Northern California subway station in what officials said Monday appeared to be a random attack. The suspect attacked the sisters Sunday night as they left a train at the Bay Area Rapid Transit's MacArthur Station in Oakland. He then fled, BART spokesman Jim Allison said. (Bay Area Rapid Transit via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 9:30 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a suspect arrested in a fatal stabbing at an Oakland train station (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The family of a man arrested on suspicion of stabbing a teenager to death at a California train station says he's seriously mentally ill and the state failed to...
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Police are investigate a car with a bullet hole within the scene of a shooting in east Toronto, on Monday, July 23, 2018. Police were trying Monday to determine what prompted a 29-year-old man to go on a shooting rampage in a popular Toronto neighborhood. (Christopher Katsarov/The Canadian Press via AP)
July 24, 2018 - 1:00 am
TORONTO (AP) — Ashley Robinson saw Faisal Hussain almost every day when she walked her dog on the winding sidewalk near her high-rise apartment building. "He always was smiling," she said, adding that they lived in the same building in Thorncliffe Park, a 21-story gray building that's home to...
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I'm Listening; End the Stigma of Talking About Mental Health
September 05, 2017 - 12:41 pm
Our two-hour, commercial-free live broadcast will feature personal stories from some notable names, and we’ll feature a call-in number here on the site during the show so that YOU can share how you’ve been impacted by suicide.
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