(DETROIT) -- Detroit police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a 20-year-old man suffering a mental health crisis in October acted in self-defense and will not face any charges, the Wayne County Prosecutor's office said. A report from the prosecutor's office said the officers... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Among the many inspiring stories at this year's New York City Marathon, one first-time marathoner was determined to make an impact on a cause very dear to his heart, running to raise awareness and defeat the stigma surrounding the struggle with mental... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- A white tent looms over the grounds of the Uvalde County Fairplex, a sparse multipurpose venue that previously hosted rodeos, quinceañeras and the annual firemen's ball, now home to Texas's newest trauma center and Gov. Greg Abbott's latest self-declared success. The Uvalde... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Ten-year-old Sarah Craig banged at the side door of Granny Lin-Lin's Louisville, Kentucky, home last December. Through the window, Craig saw shattered glass, spilled coffee and her granny -- unresponsive -- slouched on the kitchen floor. "I kept saying, 'Granny, wake up, please'," she... Read More.
When it was announced that Melissa Villaseñor would be leaving Saturday Night Live before the show's current 48th season, it came as a surprise to fans. The actress's gift for impressions of stars like Dolly Parton and others were popular, so her exit after... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Despite a gradual upward trend in military suicides over the last decade, 2021 saw a more than 15% decrease for active duty service members, according to a new Defense Department report. "For the active component there was over a 15% decrease in the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The pandemic has taken a toll on all Americans' mental health, but now, a new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that more than 1 in 3 high school teens dealt with poor mental health during the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- USA Gymnastics is adding additional mental health services for athletes and coaches as part of its new athlete and wellness program, the organization announced Monday. Athletes will receive up to eight mental health visits a year up to $125 per visit, while... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- The Biden administration on Monday announced more than $300 million in new mental health funding, via awards and grants, with much of the money coming from the bipartisan anti-gun violence law passed this summer by Congress. The Department of Education and the Department... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Every day at the start of his classes, Nick Orr, a high school science teacher in Nevada, said he checks in with his students about their mental health. It's a practice Orr said he began doing after his own brother Anthony died... Read More.
(UVALDE, Texas) -- The grief is palpable in Uvalde, Texas, three months after the shooting at Robb Elementary School took the lives of 19 young students and two teachers. The streets of the small city are lined with signs and murals honoring the 21 lives... Read More.