California Couple's Ordinary Home Held Torture ChamberSheriff's deputies said they found 13 children ranging from 2 to 29 years old, some of them chained to furniture, all of them thin and malnourished. The 17-year-old girl who escaped was so tiny that deputies initially mistook her for a 10-year-old.
Child Hospitalized after Being Left in Car; Father ChargedHospital staff measured the boy's body temperature at 105 degrees.
Toddler Joyrides in Convenience Store Parking LotA Fairview Heights mother faces child endangerment charges after her two year old son drove her car in a convenience store parking lot.
Mother of Two-Year-Old "Joy Rider" Faces ChargesA Fairview Heights mother faces child endangerment charges after her two-year-old son drove her car in a convenience store parking lot.
3 Adults Found Passed Out in Car, High on K2, with Premature BabySt. Louis police say they found a couple and another woman passed out in a running car with the couple's premature baby in the backseat. They were high on K2.
Parents of 3-Year-Old Shooting Victim Face ChargesNeither suspect is in custody and police are searching for them.
Mom of Children Found in Kansas City Cave Can Leave JailHowever, Sean Dale, the owner of the Underground Diesel shop, told The Associated Press the boys stayed with Mugrauer while she worked for him at the shop and that he provided the crate so they wouldn't ``run amok.''
Kids in KC Found Living in Crate, Mom Arrestedtwo young children were found barefoot, dirty and living in a wooden shipping crate
Father Charged in Toddler's Shooting DeathCorey Epps allegedly left gun where child played, moved it and shell casings after shooting.
Alton Woman Charged in Suffocation Death of 4-Month-Old SonAuthorities say she had been drinking before falling asleep and rolled over in bed onto her son.
St. Louis Woman Accused of Putting Kids in TrunkA St. Louis woman faces three misdemeanor charges of endangering the welfare of a child.
St. Charles Co. Couple Found Guilty in Caged Child CaseA St. Charles County couple is found guilty in a child endangerment case where an autistic boy was kept in a cage.