By Nick Schifrin, Dan Sagalyn
President Joe Biden said Thursday his administration is moving to make it easier for veterans to get their illnesses from burn pits to be recognized by the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many veterans have suffered after their exposure to toxic…
By Nick Schifrin
President Donald Trump is unveiling a long-awaited national plan to stem a persistently high number of veteran suicides. He is proposing wide-ranging initiatives from firearm safety and wellness programs at workplaces to added barriers near railroads and bridges.
By Hope Yen, Associated Press
In our news wrap Thursday, Israel is officially headed for its third election in less than a year. Lawmakers set a date after both Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz failed to form a governing coalition. Also, search…
Once it's implemented, people will just need to dial 988 to seek help, similar to calling 911 for emergencies or 311 for city services.
By Mae Anderson, Associated Press
By Laura Santhanam
No racial or ethnic group has been spared in this rising rate among young people, federal data suggests.
By Vivekae Kim
More people than ever are calling the Lifeline—but some crisis center directors and suicide prevention advocates say the system is overwhelmed and underfunded.
By Larisa Epatko
Limerick has double the suicide rate than the rest of Ireland. Here's how the community is fighting back.
After more than a decade of decline, the suicide rate in the United States climbed 24 percent to 13 out of 100,000 people between 1999 and 2014 with men far outpacing women, according to new data from the National Center…
More U.S. Troops Died by Suicide Than in Afghanistan Combat in 2012…
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