September 21, 1989 |
Roman Dovah, a 9-year-old Ukrainian who wants to be a priest when he grows up, says his proudest possession is a cross his mother gave him last month. But Roman wears it only at home, or when he goes to services of the outlawed Ukrainian Catholic Church, to which his family belongs. He is afraid to wear the religious ornament to school, he said, because his classmates or teacher might see it when he changes clothes for gym class.
November 14, 1988 |
A teen-ager playing Russian roulette with friends shot himself in the head Sunday and was in critical condition, hospital officials said. Yair Weizman, 17, used his father's revolver, with a single bullet, for a game in which he and friends took turns placing the weapon to their heads and pulling the trigger, officials said.