Centers For Disease Control

Suicide rates inched up in nearly every U.S. state from 1999 through 2016, according to a new government report released Thursday, June 7, 2018.
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June 08, 2018 - 11:05 am
SEATTLE (AP) — Suicide rates inched up in nearly every U.S. state from 1999 through 2016, according to a new government report released Thursday. More than half of suicides in 2015 in a subgroup of 27 states were among people with no known mental health condition, the Centers for Disease Control...
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New York lawmakers are pushing legislation that would prevent teachers from carrying guns.
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May 19, 2018 - 1:47 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gun control advocates and elected leaders in the city are speaking about gun violence as a public health threat. Emergency room doctor Christine Haynes said she and her colleagues are limited in what they can do to prevent gun violence without help from the government. This...
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