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Pentagon reports increase in U.S. military reservist suicides in 2013

The number of suicides in the U.S. military dropped by 18 percent in 2013 but rose among part-time soldiers in the reserves, the Pentagon said Friday. A new report said 261 active-duty troops took their lives last year, compared to 318 in 2012, according to “preliminary” figures. Suicide levels, however,…