England

4 siblings die after family friend sets fire to wardrobe

January 7, 2012 Freckleton, Lancashire, England Dyson Allen sets fire to a wardrobe, killing 4 children between 2 and 4 as well as their 19-year-old brother The day of the fire, the victims' mother was having a birthday party. Allen had visited with the family before, even staying the night directly before the arson. During… Continue reading 4 siblings die after family friend sets fire to wardrobe

France · Massacres/Mass Murder

The Charlie Hebdo attack

January 7, 2015 Paris, France Islamic terrorists storm the French satirical newspaper office Charlie Hebdo, killing 12 and injuring 11 Angered over recent cartoons featuring the image of the prophet Mohammed, a taboo in Islamic culture, French-born brothers Chérif and Saïd Kouachi first visited an incorrect office shouting "is this Charlie Hebdo." After realizing their… Continue reading The Charlie Hebdo attack