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Coast Guard Calls Off Search
for Man Lost in 'Sneaker' Wave
Nov 28, 2023 7:47 AM CST
Coast Guard Calls Off Search for Man Lost in 'Sneaker' Wave
54-year-old was swept out to sea off California coast, along with granddaughter, 5, who died
- A little girl is dead and her grandfather remains missing after a wave swept them both out to sea near California's Half Moon Bay. The search for the two began Saturday afternoon at Martins Beach, which
notes is about 30 miles south of San Francisco. The 5-year-old...
As Storm Raged
Through Acapulco, One
Man's Last Message
Nov 14, 2023 1:14 PM CST
As Storm Raged Through Acapulco, One Man's Last Message
'It's really horrible,' sailor Ruben Torres recorded himself saying as Hurricane Otis struck Mexico
- During the first minutes of Oct. 25, when Hurricane Otis roared into Acapulco Bay with 165mph winds, sailor Ruben Torres recorded a 10-second audio message from a yacht called the Sereno. "All things considered, I'm all right, but it's really horrible, it's really horrible, it's...
Man Looking for Recyclables
Makes Grim Find: Cops
Nov 9, 2023 10:30 AM CST
Man Looking for Recyclables Makes Grim Find: Cops
Authorities fear torso found in Encino dumpster may be lead in case of missing 3; man arrested
- Police officers who responded to a report of a women's torso in a dumpster in Encino, California, fear not just one life was lost, but three. Police have arrested a Tarzana man, whose wife and in-laws are missing, KNBC reports. A man who'd been searching for recyclables reported...
Missing 6-Year-Old's Mom
Charged With Capital Murder
Oct 31, 2023 2:45 PM CDT
Missing 6-Year-Old's Mom Charged With Capital Murder
Police in Texas are still searching for body of Noel Rodriguez-Alvarez
- The mother of a missing 6-year-old Texas boy has been indicted by a grand jury on charges including capital murder. Cindy Rodriguez-Singh fled the country with her husband and six other children in March, around the time an Amber Alert was issued for Noel Rodriguez-Alvarez, who is now presumed dead....
Oct 30, 2023 11:17 AM CDT
Portugal Police to McCanns: We're Sorry
Law enforcement delegation offers apology to parents of missing toddler over handling of case
- Madeleine McCann vanished in 2007 from a Portuguese holiday home while vacationing with her family, and now, more than 16 years later, police there have extended an apology to her parents for the way they handled the investigation at the time. The BBC reports that a senior law enforcement...
The Coast Guard Called Off Its
Search. Then, a Lone Life Raft
Oct 28, 2023 7:45 AM CDT
The Coast Guard Called Off Its Search. Then, a Lone Life Raft
Sailor who went missing 2 weeks ago found alive in life raft off coast of Washington state
- On Oct. 12, two fishermen set out from Washington state's Grays Harbor in a 43-foot vessel called Evening, set to return three days later. They never came back, however, and were missing for two weeks—until Thursday, when one of the men, floating in a life raft, was rescued...
Crews Cleaning Storm Debris
May Have Solved a Cold Case
IN CASE YOU MISSED IT
Oct 7, 2023 4:05 PM CDT
Crews Cleaning Storm Debris May Have Solved a Cold Case
Officials think remains in Florida river were those of Alabama's James Aaron Toole, who vanished in '95
- Twenty-eight years ago, an Alabama father set out on a road trip to Florida, never to be seen again. Now, a cleanup crew clearing debris from August's Hurricane Idalia may have solved the missing-persons cold case of James Aaron Toole, after stumbling upon human remains in a Chevy Cavalier...
Body of Colorado Woman
Missing Since 2020 Found
Sep 28, 2023 12:30 AM CDT
Body of Colorado Woman Missing Since 2020 Found
Charges against Suzanne Morphew's husband were dropped last year
- Searchers have found the remains of a woman who was reported missing on Mother's Day in 2020 after she did not return from a bike ride near her home in the Salida area in southern Colorado. Agents with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation found the remains of Suzanne Morphew,...
Found in Woods
With 2 Furry Protectors
Sep 22, 2023 10:33 AM CDT
Missing Toddler Found in Woods With 2 Furry Protectors
Michigan police say one dog guarded 2-year-old, while another served as her pillow
- The case of a missing toddler in Michigan had a happy ending earlier this week, but it was how she was found that bolstered, once again, dogs' status as man's best friend. Michigan State Police showed up at the home of a 2-year-old girl in Menominee County's Faithorn...
World's Biggest Cruise Ship
Loses Passenger Near Cuba
Sep 2, 2023 10:45 AM CDT
World's Biggest Cruise Ship Loses Passenger Near Cuba
Search is on for Sigmund Ropich, 19, who went overboard Royal Caribbean's Wonder of the Seas
- A college student vacationing with friends who went overboard the largest cruise ship in the world earlier this week is still missing, though the search for him continues—for now. Per Insider , 19-year-old Sigmund Ropich vanished from Royal Caribbean's Wonder of the Seas on Tuesday night when the ship...
Alaska Lists Names, Data on
280 Missing Indigenous People
Aug 28, 2023 3:05 PM CDT
Alaska Lists Names, Data on 280 Missing Indigenous People
Report is first broad effort to understand disappearances of Alaska Natives and American Indians
- Law enforcement has prepared a first-of-its-kind report detailing missing Alaska Natives and American Indian people in Alaska. The Alaska Department of Public Safety last week released the Missing Indigenous Persons Report, which includes the names of 280 people, dates of their last contact, and whether police believe the disappearance was...
Maui's Number of Missing
Aug 26, 2023 5:30 AM CDT
Maui's Number of Missing Changes Dramatically
Of the 388 people verified as missing, more than 100 say they're safe
- Almost as soon as Maui's number of missing changed dramatically, it may have changed dramatically again. The AP reports that within a day of officials releasing the names of the 388 people who were verified as still missing Thursday, more than 100 of those names might be able to...
Her Name Was
Unique. The Dangers
She Faced Were 'Common'
Aug 20, 2023 9:01 AM CDT
Her Name Was Unique. The Dangers She Faced Were 'Common'
'Washington Post' looks back on coverage of murdered mom, what everyone got wrong
- When Monica Hesse was a young reporter, she covered the story of Unique Harris, a 24-year-old single mom of two young boys who vanished from her DC apartment in October 2010, while she was hosting a sleepover for her kids and their 9-year-old cousin. It was a case that went...
After Citizen's Tip, a Big
Find in a South Florida Lake
in case you missed it
Aug 13, 2023 3:30 PM CDT
After Citizen's Tip, a Big Find in a South Florida Lake
Investigators looking into missing-persons cold cases find 32 vehicles submerged in Doral
- Divers in South Florida on the hunt for evidence tied to missing-persons cold cases have hundreds of sites on their "to search" list—but they may have just hit the motherlode at one location. CNN reports that a diving team from the nonprofit United Search Corps found 32 cars...
At Least 9 Dead After 'Violent
Flames' Destroy Vacation Home
Aug 9, 2023 7:21 AM CDT
At Least 9 Dead After 'Violent Flames' Destroy Vacation Home
2 more missing, feared dead after fire overtakes French facility for people with learning disabilities
- At least 17 people were evacuated from a French vacation home for people with learning disabilities after a fire broke out early Wednesday, with one person hospitalized, but another nine were killed and two remain missing and feared dead, local authorities tell CNN affiliate BFMTV . The cause of the fire...
As Glacier Ice Melted,
Another Grisly Find
Jul 29, 2023 2:40 PM CDT
As Glacier Ice Melted, Another Grisly Find
Cops say body found near Matterhorn is German mountaineer who went missing 37 years ago
- DNA tests have confirmed that the body recently found on a glacier southeast of the famed Matterhorn peak is that of a German mountaineer who disappeared 37 years ago, police in southwestern Switzerland said Thursday. Increasing glacier melt, which many scientists blame on global warming, has spurred a recent increase...
Canada Cracks One of Its
Best Known Cold Cases
Jul 6, 2023 8:22 AM CDT
Canada Cracks One of Its Best Known Cold Cases
Woman murdered in 1975 identified as American businesswoman Jewell Langford
- The victim in one of Canada's best-known cold cases was an American woman, investigators have confirmed almost 50 years after her body was found in the Nation River in eastern Ontario. Investigators from the Ontario Provincial Police used forensic genealogy to identify the woman known as the "Nation...
Neighbors Question Story of
Teen Found After 8 Years
Jul 5, 2023 10:15 AM CDT
Neighbors Question Story of Teen Found After 8 Years
Rudy Farias is said to have disappeared in Houston at age 17 while walking his dogs
- In the wake of the Texas Center for the Missing's weekend announcement that Rudy Farias—who vanished in 2015 at age 17—had been found, some questions are being raised about the whole situation. Neighbors who live on the same Houston street as Farias' mom tell ABC13 "that...
Hikers Hear Cries for Help,
Find Missing Woman in Swamp
Jul 4, 2023 8:17 AM CDT
Hikers Hear Cries for Help, Find Missing Woman in Swamp
Emma Tetewsky rescued after at least 3 days trapped in muck in Massachusetts state park
- The search for a Massachusetts woman missing for a week has a happy ending after she was discovered alive, trapped in a swamp for what officials say may have been at least three days. Per a release , Emma Tetewsky, 31, was found Monday evening after hikers in Borderland State Park...
Mexico: Remains May Match
Missing Call Center Workers
Jun 2, 2023 3:36 PM CDT
Mexico: Remains May Match Missing Call Center Workers
45 bags had been thrown into a ravine near Guadalajara
- Law enforcement officials in Mexico said they might have found the remains of seven employees of a Guadalajara call center who were reported missing in late May. The remains were found in 45 bags that had been thrown into a ravine. The remains have not been identified, CNN reports, but...
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