The picture that has horrified Italy

At least eight people were killed and 30 were injured after a failed cruise ship off the coast of Italy and began to sink! Italian authorities have started Friday night to force a rescue action after Costa Concordia luxury vessel collided with a sandbank, near the island of Gilio, located near the shores of Tuscany. […]

Solomon Islands, shaken by an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.6

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake occurred Monday near the Santa Cruz Islands, Solomon Islands in the Pacific, said the American Institute of Geological Survey, but was not issued any tsunami alert. The quake occurred at 15.00 (06.00 GMT) at a depth of 38 kilometers and 350 kilometers east of Kirakira, the main town on the large […]

Three Train Collision And Fire Video In Indiana

Three freight trains collided in a rural part of the U.S. state of Indiana, starting a fire and injuring two of the six crew members involved. One of the trains, carrying mostly empty ethanol tanks, was stationary when it was hit in the back by another. A third then ran into derailed carriages on the […]

Most expensive tuna ever sells for $750,000

A bluefin tuna, bought for nearly three-quarters of a million US dollars has been sliced up and served to eager customers at a Japanese restaurant in Tokyo. The tuna, caught off northeastern Japan fetched a record 56.49 million yen, (about 736,000 US dollars,) on Thursday in the first auction of the year at Tokyo’s Tsukiji […]

Video: He died or not died Fidel Castro

A photo that made it around the Internet in recent days shows on Fidel Castro, former leader of Cuba, lying on the nasal. Fidel Castro has died? As news of Cuba come with greed, denial came from a famous blogger: Fidel Castro says he is having fun at the expense of rumors on Twitter. “Fidel […]

Economy: Iran’s oil imports will be banned

EU countries have agreed to ban oil imports from Iran, pressuring Tehran to abandon its nuclear program. Ad embargo oil prices rose to scholarship and probably will affect, in some countries, fuel prices at the pump! EU governments have not decided when it will be put in place the embargo, but the information provided by […]

Italy: Etna volcano erupts again

Italian authorities are on alert, a column of ash rose Thursday morning over Etna in Sicily, and a trail of lava was observed on top. Catania airport, often affected by the volcano Etna, has formed a crisis cell. The column of ash, which reach up to 5,000 meters altitude, is heading to the south-west, announced […]

How you can support Jack Jablonski, paralyzed prep hockey star

As you may have read on Prep Rally, Benilde-St. Margaret’s (Minn.) High junior varsity star Jack Jablonski was paralyzed after he was accidentally checked from behind into the end boards during a Holiday Hockey Classic Tournament on Friday. Beyond prayers for Jack and his family, you can support Jablonski through the Caring Bridge page set […]

Taylor Swift and Amanda Seyfried offered roles in ‘Les Miserables’

Though several young actresses including Scarlett Johansson, Evan Rachel Wood and “Glee” star Lea Michele have reportedly been competing for the coveted role of Eponine in Universal’s upcoming adaptation of the “Les Miserables” stage musical, it now appears they just may have been beaten out by country star Taylor Swift, who has officially been offered […]

What are the top 10 games to look out for?

2012 is just scant days away, and with it, perhaps, the end of times. However, if the Mayans (and that smoking guy from the X-Files) were right, you’ll have ’til December to say goodbye, and what better way to spend the last days of your life than playing videogames? If 2011 was the biggest year […]