| Jul 12, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Could a runaway crocodile have caused a plane crash in the Democratic Republic of Congo that killed 18 people?
The animal is thought to have climbed out of a hold midflight and spooked the crew and passengers, the Daily News reports.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A Brazilian rest home for the elderly believes it may be home to the world's oldest person, a former agricultural laborer born in a runaway slave community, who is identified in documents stating he was born 126 years ago at a time when Brazil still had...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 8:31 AM
All day Tuesday, Times readers were asked to vote in a series of polls to select the greatest players at each position in baseball history. Readers were able to vote for three people at each position (except right-handed starter, where the limit was five)...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 3:31 AM
A boat capsized in the Delaware River shortly before 8 p.m. Wednesday and one of the five occupants, a man in his 70s, was missing.
Philadelphia police said observers were not able to see the missing man or the boat. The four other occupants of...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:24 PM
Police are searching for a missing man last seen in the Bronzeville neighborhood Monday.
Clarence Fourte, also known by the nicknames "Lee" and "Lee Chester," was last seen at 7 p.m. Monday near 4800 S. Prarie Ave., according to the Chicago Police...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Thanks to runaway production, Los Angeles has lost its leadership in one-hour drama pilot production, according to a report by the FilmL.A. permitting office.
The organization's 2014 Television Pilot Production Report found that the 2013-14 development...
| Jun 29, 2014
It had always been easy for Sharon Keila's family of five to locate their 8-year-old Dalmatian, Holly, when she got out of the yard. Usually they would find her sniffing around shrubs or relaxing on a neighbor's porch near their Berwyn home.
| Jul 1, 2014
| 1:49 PM
Chicago police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing man who may be in need of medical attention and was last seen in the West Town neighborhood.
Mark Pristop, 52, was last seen Monday in the area of 2200 W. Huron Street, according to an...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 3:54 PM
A massive search was underway Wednesday at Joshua Tree National Park for a 19-year-old pregnant woman, who disappeared four days ago after leaving her Twentynine Palms home.
Authorities found Erin Corwin's Toyota Corolla in Twentynine Palms on...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:23 PM
Police confirmed a body recovered from waters near M&T Bank Stadium was that of a 21-year-old man reported missing from southern Baltimore last week.
The body of Vashon Christopher was found in the water off of the 300 block of Stockholm St. on Monday...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:58 PM
A scavenger hunt for fish bait turned into a desperate five-day mission by a West Sacramento man to return home.
If it was not for Mike Vilhauer’s quick thinking to fashion numerous sticks and bunches of cypress needles into an 8-feet tall ‘...