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Hard Core: Woman Facing Eviction Sets Fire, Kills Self

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In the latest in a string of foreclosure-related suicides, a woman facing eviction in Pasadena set her house on fire and shot herself. Neighbors knew the 53-year-old was at the end of her rope, but were shocked to see authorities pulling her body out of the house— they thought she had already left. Just another reminder that things are not pretty out there. Main takeaway: If you're feeling desperate, get help. [LAT]