Kansas City, MO – Pedestrian Critically Injured on Virginia Ave

Kansas City, MO (December 27, 2019) – A pedestrian sustained critical injuries during a car accident at the intersection of Virginia Avenue and Admiral Boulevard on Christmas Day. The accident took place at about 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 25th. According to the Kansas City Police Department, the victim’s injuries were classified as non-life-threatening. The…

Texas Township, PA – Hunter Killed in Portable Propane Heater Explosion

Texas Township, PA (December 20, 2019) – A man from Florida hunting in northeastern Pennsylvania was killed on Saturday, December 14th when his portable propane heater exploded.  This incident delineated Pennsylvania’s third deadly hunting incident inside of a week. Chiefland resident Gregory Scheer, 81, was hunting from a ground blind in Texas Township when the…

Illinois Catholic Church Failed to Disclose Abuse Accusations Against 500 Priests and Clergy

Another state’s Catholic diocese is in the news. The Illinois Catholic Church publicly listed 185 clergy members who had been credibly accused of child sexual abuse. However, the church failed to identify 500 other priests and clergy members against whom sexual allegations have been made. According to Attorney General Lisa Madigan’s preliminary findings, the church…