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Stories with subject: Criminal negligence
  • Texas mom charged with neglecting 5 kids; 1 near death 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 7:18 pm

    BOWIE, Texas - A Texas mother is accused of abandoning her five children after police found them starving, filthy and, in the case of a baby, near death while her 8-year-old son was left in charge of his siblings.

  • Man gets 3 years in Alaska diving death 
    Updated: Sep-22-15 5:11 pm

    KETCHIKAN, Alaska - A commercial fisherman found guilty of criminally negligent homicide in the death of a Kansas diver who died while harvesting sea cucumbers was sentenced to three years in prison.

  • Mother convicted of charge in daughter's hot-car death 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 9:31 pm

    EL PASO, Texas - An El Paso high school teacher has been convicted of criminally negligent homicide in the death of her 5-month-old daughter in a hot car.

  • New York woman charged in Easter drug death of daughter, 6 
    Updated: Sep-16-15 6:55 pm

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, New York - A former nurse was charged Wednesday with criminally negligent homicide after an investigation determined her 6-year-old daughter died on Easter from a drug mixture that included antidepressants and pain medication.

  • Man accused of assaulting veteran faces hate-crime charge 
    Updated: Sep-11-15 4:25 am

    BOULDER, Colorado - A man accused of assaulting a wheelchair-bound Vietnam veteran has been bound over for trial in Boulder District Court on multiple charges including a bias-motivated crime.