Officer Rescues Suicidal Man From Parking RampA Minnesota police officer is being praised for saving a man from jumping off a parking ramp — and the whole thing was captured on camera.
Hennepin County Jail Inmate Dead In Apparent SuicideA 46-year-old inmate at the Hennepin County Jail is dead Tuesday in an apparent suicide.
From Robert To Emma: The Journey Of A Transgender MinnesotanCaitlyn Jenner told the world what the transgender community needs while accepting an award for courage last week. The former Olympian announced months ago she would begin living as a woman. A transgender woman from Minnesota made the same decision, and she is now documenting her very personal story.
Prosecution: Group Helped Minnesota Woman Kill HerselfProsecutors have rested their case in the trial of a national right-to-die group accused of assisting the suicide of a Minnesota woman. The prosecution finished Wednesday in the trial for Final Exit Network Inc. Defense attorneys did not present any evidence. Closing arguments were scheduled Wednesday afternoon.
University Admits Missteps In Second Drug StudyThe University of Minnesota is apologizing to a Rosemount man who claimed he was coerced into enrolling in a schizophrenia drug trial. It's the second local case to raise questions about patient safeguards during research.
Ramsey Man Kills Himself 2 Days Before Child Sex Abuse TrialA 46-year-old Ramsey man accused of sexually abusing several children in the north Twin Cities metro committed suicide Saturday, according to authorities. His trial was scheduled to begin Monday.
Police: Gun Used In Accidental Teen Shooting, Suicide Was StolenWe now know more about where a Coon Rapids teenager got a gun used to accidentally shoot his girlfriend, then take his own life. Alantae Arnold's girlfriend told police he was playing with a .357 Magnum when he accidentally shot her on March 9. Police tell WCCO the gun was stolen from a Coon Rapids home.
Savage Husband, Wife Dead In Murder-SuicideTwo Savage residents' deaths on March 30 were a murder-suicide. Esther Nyambura, 39, was killed by a gunshot to the head, and Rodney Terrell Dobie, 41, shot himself in the head, the Hennepin County Medical Examiner announced Tuesday.
23 Pairs Of Empty Boots: A Reminder Of Military SuicidesIf you visit the Minnesota Capitol this week, you will see a poignant reminder of the devastating problem of military suicides. Local veterans have places 23 pairs of boots on the Capitol steps to symbolize the number of active duty troops and veterans who take their lives each day.
Auditor Calls For 'U' To Suspend Psychiatric Drug Trials After Patient's SuicideMinnesota's legislative auditor is calling for the University of Minnesota to suspend all new psychiatric drug trials. The recommendation comes after the 2004 suicide of 26-year-old Dan Markingson.
Audit: 'Serious Ethical Issues' Surround Drug Trial SuicideThe suicide of a man enrolled in a drug trial at the University of Minnesota is getting a fresh look from the state's legislative auditor.
Sheriff: 2 Found Dead In Norwood Young America, Murder-Suicide SuspectedA murder-suicide is suspected after two people were found dead in the garage of a home in Norwood Young America Wednesday night, according to the Carver County Sheriff's Office. Authorities were called at about 5:07 p.m. to a death investigation at 920 Preserve Blvd. in Norwood Young America.