The internet is no joke.
A Florida man told Sheriff's deputies that he threw firecrackers under the bed of a sleeping 9-year-old girl in a "prank gone wrong," according to a post on the Okaloosa Sheriff's Office Facebook page.
A woman claiming to be a midwife, Angela Hock, has been charged with negligent child abuse resulting in the death of a child, which has some questioning how this could happen.
Saving lives is not part of the Chick-fil-A job description. But that didn't stop one Georgia teen when he saw a 6-year-old boy choking in the drive-thru this week.
A 2-year-old girl has tested positive for a sexually-transmitted disease following evidence that she was raped, WDAF-TV in Kansas City, Missouri, reported.
A 7-year-old was punched after not being a good enough lookout for his shoplifting grandma, police say.
Police in Ohio are investigating after a Facebook video surfaced showing a 10-year-old child getting a tattoo in a living room.
The rescue of 11 hungry children in Amalia, New Mexico, on Friday began with a mysterious tip delivered to a detective across the country, in Clayton County, Georgia, from where young Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj vanished in November.
A young Malian migrant who rescued a child dangling from a balcony will be made a French citizen and has been offered a job by the Paris fire brigade, the office of the French presidency said.
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Rambunctious third-graders filled a classroom in Seattle on a crisp autumn day. One of the students dropped his backpack, and horror ensued.
A 5-year-old Arkansas boy died Monday after he was left in a day care van all day, authorities said.
A Fitchburg man is facing charges of repeated acts of child sexual assault, Madison police said.
The missing 1-year-old boy believed to have been in a stolen car has been found safe and the AMBER Alert has been cancelled, officials said.
A woman who pleaded guilty to hitting a 9-year-old boy on a bike was sentenced Wednesday to 60 days in jail.
A 26-year-old woman died Tuesday morning after being shot in the back by a child as she drove down the interstate in Milwaukee, according to a release.
Public Health officials were looking for information on a dog that bit a child Monday morning.
A man wanted on charges of sexually assaulting a child was arrested in Janesville Wednesday, according to a release.
Public health officials are looking for a dog that bit a child on Madison's north side Tuesday morning, according to a release.
Police say two children have died in a house fire in eastern Wisconsin.
A Janesville man will spend the next five years in federal prison after he was sentenced Monday in a child pornography case brought by the U.S. Attorney's office.
A school volunteer is suspected of sexually assaulting a student this week.
A 28-year-old town of Christiana man has been arrested on one count of child sex trafficking after undercover officers caught him offering to make a 4-year-old family member available for sex via the Internet, according to the Dane County Sheriff's Office.
Milwaukee police said a missing 3-year-old and the suspect who allegedly stole the vehicle she was in were found in Jefferson County Sunday night.