Dec 28, 2015

Japanese man indicted for killing baby with stimulant

Prosecutors have indicted a 24-year-old man for murdering a 3-month-old boy by feeding him a stimulant drug. In the indictment Sunday, the Kumamoto District Public Prosecutor’s Office did not disclose whether Tensho Yoshimura has admitted to the charges. According to the indictment, Yoshimura administered ...

Baby born on Air Canada flight en route to Narita

May 11, 2015

Baby born on Air Canada flight en route to Narita

A Canadian woman gave birth aboard a Tokyo-bound plane after going into labor over the Pacific Ocean, a spokesman for Air Canada said Monday, an event the baby’s father described as “completely unexpected.” The 23-year-old woman delivered a baby girl with the help of ...

Jan 6, 2015

U.S. baby snatched by gunman found dead; police seek clues

Detectives trying to determine who abducted a 3-week-old infant after shooting her parents and uncle at a Southern California home have few clues and are asking for the public’s help, officials said Monday. The baby, a 10-pound (4.5-kg) girl named Eliza Delacruz, was found ...

Sendai mom, 31, admits suffocating baby girl, is arrested

Dec 10, 2014

Sendai mom, 31, admits suffocating baby girl, is arrested

Miyagi Prefecture Police said they arrested a 31-year-old woman from Aoba Ward, Sendai, on Tuesday on suspicion of killing her 4-month-old daughter. Police said Yumi Suzuki suffocated her daughter, Ayaka, at their home by covering her mouth and nose with a blanket. Suzuki reportedly ...