NEWTOWN, Conn. (CNN) - An Iowa woman wanted to show how something as simple as pie can bring smiles and comfort to a place in desperate need of both.
Beth Howard brought her comfort food from Iowa where she hopes to help lift spirits in Newtown, Conn., where an entire community is suffering the pain of loss.
"I lost my own husband three and a half years ago, and mine was a sudden loss. I understand the pain," Howard explains.
Bethany Murk, 48, was arrested Thursday following a drug bust in Van Buren County.
Flags were lowered to half-staff across South Africa and people in black townships, in upscale mostly white suburbs and in the country's vast rural grasslands commemorated Nelson Mandela with song, tears and prayers on Friday while …
The victim driver could face charges, and alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, police said.