A California educator who authorities say is the person accused in a YouTube video of sexual abuse by a former student was charged Monday with 16 felony counts of child sex abuse, the Riverside County district attorney's office said.
A mysterious castaway claiming to have been lost at sea for 13 months is now safely back on land, but many questions remain about how he could have lived on his small boat for so long as it drifted across the Pacific Ocean.
UPDATE: Authorities investigating the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found close to 50 bags containing what is believed to be heroin in his apartment, two law enforcement sources familiar with the probe said Monday.
The Alexandria Police Department has charged a 13-year-old juvenile with one count of cruelty to animals Monday morning, after a video surfaced over social media of the alleged attack and caused public outrage.
A new study finds that kids' "weight-fate" may be determined by the time they are five years old. Researchers from Emory University looked at more than 77-hundred children who were in kindergarten in 1998 in the U.S.
Parents, there may be a way to help your kids combat a peanut allergy. A study published in the Lancet says children who were given tiny, increasing amounts of peanut flour gradually built up a greater tolerance for peanuts.