Mass shooting survivors, parents of victims demand U.S. Congress act on gun control

WARNING: This story contains graphic descriptions of violence and death.A fourth-grade survivor of last month’s mass shooting at a Texas elementary school told U.S. lawmakers that after the gunman killed her teacher and friends, she dabbed blood on herself in a desperate bid for survival.Miah Cerrillo and the parents of multiple young Americans killed and…Continue Reading

The race to reach eight workers trapped in a flooded, Canadian-owned zinc mine in West Africa is making progress. Families of the eight workers trapped inside a Canadian-owned zinc mine await news about the rescue effort. (Information Service of the Government of Burkina Faso)The race to reach eight workers trapped in a flooded, Canadian-owned zinc mine in…Continue Reading