Man kills family of 6 and self

March 3, 1982Tweed Heads, New South WalesPhillip (also spelled as Philip in reports) Eric Layton (21) shoots 6 members of a family and himself Months before the shootings, Margaret Ann Ross (26) and her husband Craig (28) separated and remained estranged for 7 months. Layton and Margaret began a relationship during this time. He became…

Subway arson attack kills 197

February 18, 2003Daegu, South KoreaA fire set on a subway train leads to the deaths of 197 and 147 injuries The fire was started at 9:53 a.m. by a man carrying a plastic milk container holding a flammable substance, either paint thinner or gasoline. Within two minutes, the flames engulfed the 6-car train. The fire…