Tag Archives: Years

20 years on, Columbine survivors tell Parkland students: ‘We’re sorry we couldn’t stop it.’

Two high school massacres, two communities changed forever. Two fateful days, two decades apart. Tragic bookends in American history. In all, 30 lives lost: 13 in Colorado in 1999, 17 in Florida in 2018. Hundreds more survived the gunfire. Most escaped the bullets. Still, they carry invisible scars. Any loud sound can shatter their day:… Read More »

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships and 150 young people were killed by partners in 13 years

Violence affects 60% of teen relationships – and 150 young people were killed by romantic partners in 13 years, study finds Between 2003 and 2016, 150 people 18 and under were killed by someone they had been dating or who wanted to date them  The vast majority of victims (90 percent) were female, and most… Read More »

ITV producer who was left brain damaged after eating nuts is finally home FIVE YEARS later

ITV producer who was left brain damaged, paralysed and blind after eating nuts is finally home following FIVE YEARS in hospital Amy May Shead had an anaphylactic shock after eating just one mouthful of nuts Went into cardiac arrest and her brain was starved of oxygen for six minutes Confined to a wheelchair, is partially… Read More »