A Samoan woman studying to become a nun has pleaded guilty to killing her newborn son at a convent in Washington.
A man who prosecutors say was high on PCP when he drove a van erratically on Benning Road, striking and killing a pedestrian, has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
A Virginia rock climber has been indicted on a manslaughter charge, accused of killing a friend with a claw hammer at the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park in Maryland.
A D.C. man has been indicted on a charge of motor vehicle manslaughter after a car crash in which his 4-year-old son was killed.
Authorities in Washington County say an intoxicated woman passed out while breastfeeding her 2-month-old daughter, leading to the infant’s death.
A woman who prosecutors say was texting and driving when she hit and killed a motorcyclist has been charged with negligent manslaughter by motor vehicle.
George Zimmerman has been found not guilty in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
A jury is starting deliberations in the murder trial of neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year.
New charges have been filed against all four of the men facing hazing charges in the drowning deaths of two Virginia State University students.
A Washington man has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting another man in 1995.