The story of a Philadelphia man who allegedly committed suicide after defending his relationship with a male-to-female transgender has gone global. 20-year-old Maurice "Reese Him Daddie" Willoughby reportedly took his own life after he was dumped by his MtF transgender lover named Faith.
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A man who was bullied in a viral Facebook video for dating a male-to-female transgender committed suicide. Maurice Willoughby, aka Reese Him Daddie, was only 20 when he took his own life after defending his relationship with Faith, who was born a biological male.
Billionaire financier Jeffrey Epstein feared for his life in the days before he was found hanging in his jail cell. Epstein, 66, was found dead in his Lower Manhattan jail cell on Saturday morning. According to MSNBC, people close to Epstein feared an attempt on his life after he was found semi-conscious in his jail cell last month.
Attorney General William Barr has ordered an investigation into Epstein's death. According to NPR, Barr "was appalled" to learn that Epstein died "from an apparent suicide while in federal custody."
Saoirse Kennedy Hill, a granddaughter of the late Robert F. Kennedy, has died from a suspected drug overdose. The 22-year-old was found unresponsive at the Kennedy family's Cape Cod compound on Thursday afternoon. She was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
The NYPD has confirmed the death of popular YouTube gamer Desmond "Etika" Amofah whose body was pulled out of the East River on Tuesday morning. He was 29.
The LGBT community in Huntsville, Alabama is rallying in support of a 15-year-old 9th grader who took his own life after being bullied for being openly homosexual.
Rapper Ermias "Nipsey Hussle" Asghedom was laid to rest during a private funeral service at Forest Lawn in Los Angeles on Friday. Minutes after his memorial service ended on Thursday, fans began profiting by listing his memorial book on eBay.com.
Timmothy Pitzen is still missing. The FBI say a "14-year-old boy” who told police he was the missing boy is actually a 23-year-old man with a criminal history.
The Parkland, Florida community is in mourning after 2 teenage survivors of the Parkland school shooting took their own lives last week. Police say a male student killed himself just days after recent graduate Sydney Aiello took her own life.
Celebrated labor economist Alan Krueger committed suicide at his home on Sunday, his family announced. The family did not release a cause of death in a statement on Monday.
Fans of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez were grateful when a judge threw out his murder conviction shortly after he killed himself in prison on April 19, 2017.
Family members of George Foreman's daughter Freeda Foreman are having a difficult time coming to terms with her death by apparent suicide.
Actor Kristoff St. John's Russian fiancee Kseniya Mikhaleva says she was denied an emergency visa to attend the soap star's upcoming funeral. Kristoff died of a suspected suicide at his home in San Fernando Valley on Feb. 3, at age 52.
A new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta shows children identifying as "transgender" has increased astronomically over the last 5 years.
Actor Kristoff St. John was found dead in his San Fernando Valley home on Sunday, Feb. 3, his attorney confirmed. He was 52.
Kristoff's friends called police to conduct a welfare check at his home after they were unable to reach the "Young & the Restless" star by phone. Police found his body and pronounced him dead at the scene.
Ferguson activist Melissa McKinnies say her son Danye Jones, who was found hanging from a tree, was lynched.
A 9-year-old boy Colorado boy committed suicide after coming out as gay just four days after the start of school. Lela Pierce says her son Jamel Myles came out to her over the summer.
A former Playboy model and her 7-year-old son leaped to their deaths from the 25th floor of a Manhattan hotel, sources tell ABC News.
Actor Mark Salling reportedly took his own life early Tuesday. The 35-year-old Glee star's body was found hanging from a tree near his home, LAPD sources tell TMZ.
Sources tell TMZ the tree was not far from a Little League baseball field.
Actor Mark Salling killed himself months after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography. Salling, who played Noah "Puck" Puckett on the TV series Glee, was found dead near his home on Tuesday. He was 35.
In a previous suicide attempt, Salling slit both wrists less than two months before pleading guilty to downloading 50,000 child abuse images on his computer in October.
After a week of closed door meetings, YouTube has announced they are cutting ties with their cash cow Logan Paul.
The video-sharing giant made the decision after Logan, 22, posted a video of a dead man hanging from a tree in Japan's notorious "Suicide Forest".
A Kentucky Republican killed himself Wednesday night -- a day after he held a news conference to deny allegations of improper conduct with a 17-year-old girl in 2012.
Dan Johnson, a Republican House representative, reportedly shot himself outside his car on the Greenwell Ford Road bridge in Mt. Washington, Kentucky.
Adult film star August Ames committed suicide at age 23 after she was bullied relentlessly on Twitter after she refused to work with a guy who appeared in a gay porn film.
Ames' body was found in her home in Camarillo, California on Tuesday morning.
Her grieving husband, Kevin Moore, said “She was the kindest person I ever knew and she meant the world to me. Please leave this as a private family matter in this difficult time."
A Jamaican-born entrepreneur who built an empire around beef patties shot himself to death in his Bronx, NY factory around 5 p.m. Saturday.
Golden Krust CEO Lowell Hawthorne, 57, killed himself after the feds informed him that he was being investigated for evading millions of dollars in income taxes, The NY Post reports.
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A 53-year-old chiropractor and his wife jumped to their deaths from a midtown office building after typing double suicide notes complaining about financial woes.
Justice has been served in the case of a sick woman who encouraged her teenage boyfriend to kill himself via phone calls and text messages in 2014.
On Friday, a Massachusetts judge convicted Michelle Carter, 20, of involuntary manslaughter for encouraging then-boyfriend Conrad Roy to take his own life.
Carter, who pleaded not guilty, waived a jury trial and took her chances with a bench trial.
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Aaron Hernadez's fiancée Shayanna Jenkins denied reports that the late NFL wide receiver was gay or bisexual. Jenkins made the statements in the second part of a 2-part interview with Dr. Phil on Tuesday.
Hernandez, 27, took his own life in his prison cell in April.
Prosecutors released an excerpt of a suicide note left by disgraced NFL player Aaron Hernandez to his fiancée Shayanna Jenkins.
Hernandez, who committed suicide in his prison cell in April, wrote "YOU'RE RICH!" to Jenkins in a letter that was first revealed by NBC Boston.
Aaron Hernandez asked prison officials if he could share his cell with his jailhouse lover because he was lonely and craved male companionship.
"Hernandez had requested to the prison that my client, Kyle Kennedy be his cellmate," Kennedy's attorney Larry Army, Jr. told DailyMail.com.
A Massachusetts judge ordered investigators to turn over Aaron Hernandez's three suicide notes to his fiancée, Shayanna Jenkins. Hernandez left the three notes next to a bible before he hanged himself in his cell at a Massachusetts maximum security prison on April 19.