Girl (10) Kills Mom with Air Rifle Brother Got for Christmas

Christmas gone wrong. Cape Town – A 10-year-old girl accidentally shot and killed her mother with an air rifle her brother got as a Christmas present, Beeld reported on Friday. The 45-year-old woman died in a Cape Town hospital on Christmas eve, following the accident in Oude Westhoff, Bellville. The rifle was a Chrismas present…

Disaster at Reno Air Show

Coming off a corner the pilot flew straight into a group of spectators at nearly 500 miles an hour:   LA Times describes a horrific scene with body parts spread across the tarmac. There are over 75 injuries and an unconfirmed number of deaths. The above was reported here.  

Falling TV Kills 7 Year Old Girl at Church

Horror as girl, seven, dies after TV falls on her at CHURCH in front of family The Daily Mail has the tragic story: A seven-year-old girl was killed in Colusa, California when a large TV set fell off a stand and hit her head. Police have not yet identified the girl, but they say she…

Cross Symbolizes Faith Amid Tragedy in Joplin

Local priest: ‘At times like this, it is easy to see the face of Jesus.’ Updated numbers and look at how the Catholic community is helping. NCR reports: (CNS) — The devastating scene left by the massive F-5 tornado that hit Joplin the evening of May 22 can best be described as apocalyptic. The tornado cut…