A Brooklyn teacher was arrested Monday after allegedly slapping and punching a 14-year-old student. The teen suffered eye injuries in the attack. The male teacher, 34, is charged with assault and endangering the welfare of a child.
Parents throughout the country were shocked and saddened to learn of a fatal accident at a New Jersey school last week.
A 4-year-old boy is dead after police found him unconscious inside a bathtub at his baby sitter's apartment in Hell's Kitchen. When confronted, the baby sitter admitted to abusing the child because he was behaving poorly, although she has not admitted that her abuse was the cause of the child's death.