Three charged with murder after "setting off deadly Indiana house explosion that killed young couple and destroyed five homes

Three charged with murder after 'setting off deadly Indiana house explosion that killed young couple and destroyed five homes Home owner, Monserrate Shirley; her boyfriend, Mark Leonard; and his brother, Bob Leonard, were arrested Friday and charged with murder and arsonProsecutors may seek the death penaltyFire started in one house around 11pm on November 10 and caused a roaring explosion and more fires At least 31 homes were severely damaged, three homes were destroyed Two people were killed, two wounded, nearly 200 evacuatedEstimated damage is said to be about $4.4 million | UPDATED: 21:50 GMT, 22 December 2012 The people have been charged with deliberating setting off a deadly gas explosion that decimated an Indianapolis neighborhood in the hopes of collecting an insurance settlement. The house's owner, Monserrate Shirley; her boyfriend, Mark Leonard; and his brother, Bob Leonard, were arrested on Friday and charged with murder, arson, and several other counts for their role in the Nov. 10 blast that killed two people.

Terror in Japan as earthquake sparks tsunami warning and buildings shake across Tokyo

Terror in Japan as earthquake sparks tsunami warning and buildings shake across Tokyo Quake was felt in the capital Tokyo as buildings swayed violently Warning: Tsunami could be as high as six feet The epicentre was 6.2 miles beneath the seabedEvacuations have been ordered from some of the affected areas There have been no immediate reports of deaths or injuries. Warning was issued for the coast of Miyagi Prefecture, which was hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami in March 2011 | UPDATED: 14:32 GMT, 7 December 2012 A strong earthquake struck Friday off the coast of northeastern Japan in the same region that was hit by a massive earthquake and tsunami last year