Grim headlines, hard data show suicides on rise among teens nationally

Ritu Sachdeva, left, and Hillary "Kate" Kuizon, right, were both seniors at Plano East Senior High School.

Ritu Sachdeva, left, and Hillary “Kate” Kuizon, right, were both seniors at Plano East Senior High School.

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The party’s on: Zika won’t stop Brazil Carnival-goers from having a good time

Revelers parade at the Banda de Ipanema carnival block party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. Rio de Janeiro's over-the-top Carnival is the highlight of the year for many local residents. Hundreds of thousands of merrymakers will take to Rio's streets in hundreds of open-air "bloco" parties. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Revelers parade at the Banda de Ipanema carnival block party in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016. Rio de Janeiro’s over-the-top Carnival is the highlight of the year for many local residents. Hundreds of thousands of merrymakers will take to Rio’s streets in hundreds of open-air “bloco” parties. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

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Thousands flee as Russian-backed offensive threatens to besiege Aleppo

 

Residents inspect damage after airstrikes by pro-Syrian government forces in the rebel held Al-Shaar neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria February 4, 2016. Reuters/Abdalrhman Ismail

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German spy agency says ISIS sending fighters disguised as refugees

Hans-Georg Maassen from the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV) gestures during an interview in Berlin, Germany August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Hans-Georg Maassen from the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution (BfV) gestures during an interview in Berlin, Germany August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

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Sakurajima Volcano Erupts Spectacularly in Southern Japan

Lightening strikes as lava flows from Mount Sakurajima in Kagoshima Prefecture at 6:57 p.m. Friday, a minute after the volcano erupted. | KYODO (Japan Times)

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