Written By: Vicki Thomas (In a new weekly online column, we’ll be taking a look at recent major news events such as natural disasters and threats. We’ll review the news reports and provide a higher-level look at these events and provide links to the recent news coverage.) A fire at a major U.S air traffic control center and an erupting volcano in Japan, made headlines this past weekend and continue to send shockwaves days later. While both of these disasters were very different in their nature - the fire is an alleged act of employee sabotage and the volcano eruption…