Nanny Accused of Stabbing Two Kids Awake and Talking…But Not About Murder

Yoselyn Ortega, the woman accused of murdering two children she was caring for, woke up in the hospital yesterday and is "talking a little," reports the New York Post. Ortega — who broke a vertebrae in her attempt to commit suicide, has undergone surgery, and is still intubated — lives in Harlem with her 17-year-old… » 10/29/12 4:00pm 10/29/12 4:00pm

Police Have Yet to File Charges in the Manhattan Nanny Murders

Although it seems pretty clear to law enforcement officials that Yoselyn Ortega, a nanny for three children in Manhattan, stabbed two of those children to death, she has yet to be charged with anything. That's because, according to the AP, Ortega, who survived stabbing herself in the throat and slashing her own… » 10/28/12 1:00pm 10/28/12 1:00pm

Marina Krim's Mommy Blog Pulled Off of Livejournal After Nanny Murder

In the two days since Upper West Side nanny Yoselyn Ortega stabbed two of her young charges and herself, there's been a firestorm of responses to the tragedy: a critical eye on working mothers and a new misgiving for children's caregivers — one UWS nanny remarks, "Parents are looking at you as though you're… » 10/27/12 4:00pm 10/27/12 4:00pm