John Coughlin Suspended Champion Figure Skater Commits Suicide Age 33

John Coughlin Suspended Champion Figure Skater Commits Suicide Age 33

Two-time U.S. pairs figure skating champion, John Coughlin, committed suicide on Jan. 18, 2019, one day after he was suspended from the sport.  He was 33 years old. Law enforcement in Kansas City, Missouri, where Coughlin resided, verified that the death was caused by suicide. On Friday, Angela Laune, Coughlin’s sister, wrote on Facebook that her strong, […]

20 Dead in Pipeline Explosion North of Mexico City

20 Dead in Pipeline Explosion North of Mexico City

At least 20 people are dead and 71 injured after a pipeline explosion in Tlahuelipan, Mexico on Jan. 18, 2019. Pemex, the state-owned oil company, reported the explosion was the result of an unauthorized tap in their line. The explosion occurred in the Tuxpan-Tula pipeline, 100 km north of Mexico City. Hidalgo Gov. Omar Fayad pleaded […]