June 08, 2018 - 11:24 am
The theme song from the movie M.A.S.H. is wrong - suicide is NOT painless. News this morning that iconic celebrity chef and globe trotter Anthony Bourdain was dead at the age of 61 from an apparent suicide was especially shocking following the suicide of fashion icon Kate Spade just days before...
Read More
This May 13, 2004 photo shows designer Kate Spade during an interview in New York. Spade was found dead in an apparent suicide in her New York City apartment on Tuesday, June 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
June 06, 2018 - 5:48 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The husband and business partner of late designer Kate Spade says she suffered from depression and anxiety for many years. In a statement released Wednesday, Andy Spade said his wife was seeing a doctor regularly and was taking medication to treat her disease. She was found hanged...
Read More
May 28, 2018 - 9:40 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters: Alberto weakens to a subtropical depression as threat of heavy rain continues.
Read More
Silver medal winner Nick Goepper, of the United States, celebrates after the men's slopestyle final at Phoenix Snow Park at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
February 18, 2018 - 3:02 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — Nick Goepper wasn't ready four years ago. He can admit that now. A bronze medal in Sochi when slopestyle skiing made its Olympic debut gave the 19-year-old a taste of fame he didn't know how to deal with. He partied with his friends back in Indiana for weeks. He...
Read More
FILE - In this Sept. 26, 2017, file photo, United States Olympic Winter Games slopestyle skier Nick Goepper poses for a portrait at the 2017 Team USA Media Summit in Park City, Utah. Once the parties, the TV appearances and the celebration was over, Goepper found searching for `What's Next?' It was a disheartening journey for the Olympic bronze medalist, one that took him to the verge of taking his own life, to a rehabilitation clinic and, finally, back to the realization that he got into the sport not for the parties, but because he really loves skiing and winning. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer, File)
January 27, 2018 - 1:22 am
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — In the aftermath of his history-making triumph at the Sochi Olympics — the non-stop parties, the interview on Letterman, the random stops to be adored by strangers — Nick Goepper kept coming back to two questions. What just happened? What happens next? The freestyle skier had...
Read More
Washington State quarterback Luke Falk cries during a candlelight memorial service for fellow quarterback Tyler Hilinski, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Pullman, Wash. Hilinski, a sophomore, committed suicide earlier in the week. (Kai Eiselein/Moscow-Pullman Daily News via AP)
January 20, 2018 - 6:49 pm
Washington State coach Mike Leach said Saturday there were no outward signs that would have alarmed coaches or teammates before Tyler Hilinski took his own life. A day after an emotional vigil on the Washington State campus that included Hilinski's family and teammates, Leach spoke on a conference...
Read More
David Blake
December 21, 2017 - 3:14 pm
As we get even deeper into the holiday season, the so called happiest time of the year can be full of disappointment, stress and even depression. Some experts say expectations are often way too high. UNO Psychology Professor Laura Scaramella offers some advice. How do you avoid feeling down around...
Read More
December 07, 2017 - 2:43 pm
( The holiday season is supposed to be a joyous time but can often be overwhelming, causing seasonal depression. Our Lady of the Lake Psychiatric Nurse Glenda Natale says this time of year, they receive more calls for help dealing with the holiday blues. She says we live in a perfectionist...
Read More