Cody Bunch was arrested and charged with one count of abuse of a child-resulting in death.
The lawsuit filed in Manhattan State Supreme Court paints a picture of a careless, cocky staff of doctors who ran roughshod over Rivers while she was unconscious, and it suggests that she died because of their incompetence.
The Missouri Supreme Court has called off an execution of a man convicted of killing a former newspaper reporter, state officials said Thursday.
Police say the child was injured Saturday afternoon while he was being taken care of by a friend of his mother.
The Food and Drug Administration is building a legal case against companies that sell pure powdered caffeine, which can be fatal even in small doses.
Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states.
Police say James Wilson was tazed after punching his sister at a West Alton convenience store and lunging at a deputy.
Famed fashion designer Oscar de la Renta has died.
Sofas can be a dangerous place for babies to sleep, a new study finds.
According to a new study out of the University of Chicago, a fading sense of smell in older Americans may be the biggest predictor of impending death.