'Detergent Suicide': Deadly Fad Rattles Japan

Japan's recent series of suicides took a new twist Thursday. A 34-year-old man tried to kill himself by drinking pesticide. He was rushed to a hospital in southern Japan, where workers feverishly pumped his stomach, trying to save his life. The man vomited--and that released toxic fumes which sickened more than 50 people, including doctors, patients and hospital workers. The man later died. 90 hospital personnel had to be called in to help with the emergency Wednesday night, said Tomoko...Full Story
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