Anja Niedringhaus

Photos: The work of Anja Neidringhaus

Renowned German photographer Anja Neidringhaus, 48, was killed April 4, 2014 when an Afghan policeman opened fire on a car she was sitting in, in eastern Afghanistan. …
gavel element

State sued after death of Kansas toddler

The father of an 18-month-old El Dorado girl who died while living in a meth house is suing the state, saying investigators did not do enough to protect his child.…
Breast Feeding Death

Woman gets 20 years in breast feeding overdose

A judge sentenced a woman to 20 years in prison Friday for killing her 6-week-old daughter with what prosecutors say was an overdose of morphine delivered through her breast milk.…
Boston Brownstone Fire Funeral

Blaze that killed 2 firefighters blamed on welding

Sparks from a welding project for which no one had obtained a permit caused the wind-driven fire that tore through a Boston brownstone last week, killing two firefighters and injuring 13.…
Heroin Overdoses Antidote

Heroin overdose antidote: Who gets to carry it?

Supporters say the opportunity to save potentially thousands of lives outweighs any fears by critics that the promise of a nearby antidote would only encourage drug abuse.…