Authorities: Falling Tree Kills Boy, Injures Brother Authorities in Maryland say a 2-year-old boy is dead and his 5-year-old brother is seriously injured after a tree their father cut down in their yard fell on them.
Judge Who Ordered a Defendant Be Shocked with Stun Cuff SuedA former Charles County judge who ordered a deputy to shock a defendant in his courtroom has been sued in federal court.
4 Charged In Fatal Shooting Near Outdoor Party In La PlataThe Charles County Sheriff's Office says four young people have been charged with the fatal shooting of a man near an outdoor party in La Plata.
Grand Jury Indicts Mother Found With Dead Child In Swing A Maryland woman who was found pushing her dead child in a playground swing earlier this year has been indicted and charged with manslaughter and child abuse.
Police Investigating Threatening Tweet Made Toward La Plata ResidentsAuthorities in Charles County say they are investigating athreat made against residents in La Plata.
Mother Of Woman Accused Of Pushing Dead Toddler On Swing Speaks OutFurther investigation and toxicology tests are needed to determine what caused the death of a Maryland child who was found dead in a park swing as his mother pushed him, authorities said.
Woman Found Pushing Dead 3-Year-Old Son In SwingA woman was found pushing her dead 3-year-old son in a park swing Friday, and authorities say she may have been there for hours, or even since the day before.
Md. Mega Millions Jackpot Winner Claims Winnings Maryland Lottery officials say the second winner of a $414 million Mega Millions jackpot has come forward.
Md. Teen Second Person To Die After Pickup Truck CrashThe Charles County Sheriff's Office says a second person has died after a pickup truck crashed into a tree in La Plata.
1 Killed, 2 Hurt In Charles County Pickup CrashThe Charles County Sheriff's Office says the driver was killed and his two passengers were hurt when a pickup truck hit a tree in La Plata.
4-Year-Old Accidentally Shoots Himself With Gun Found In Parked CarThe Charles County Sheriff's Office says a 4-year-old accidentally shot himself with a gun in a car parked in a driveway in La Plata.
Shooting Leaves Man Dead In La PlataThe Charles County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that left one man dead in La Plata.