Florida boy's suicide live on web
A teenager in the US state of Florida has committed suicide in front of a live internet audience.
Abraham Biggs, 19, from Pembroke Pines, near Miami, killed himself hours after announcing his intention to do so on his blog.
His family have condemned the website viewers and operators for failing to save him. Local police have launched an investigation.
Authorities say Abraham Biggs took an overdose of anti-depressive drugs.
He posted messages online telling people he was going to kill himself and then started streaming live pictures from his home.
Reports say that some of viewers who logged in to watch began to encourage the teenager to commit suicide, others tried to dissuade him.