RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Missing Persons

A collection of news and information related to Missing Persons published by this site and its partners.

Top Missing Persons Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Brazilian son of ex-slave may be world's oldest person

    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...
  • Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Sandy Koufax head all-time All-Star team

    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)...
  • Police: Man missing after boat capsizes in the Delaware

    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...
  • Virginia history book wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize

    Virginia history book wins 2014 Pulitzer Prize
    “The Internal Enemy: Slavery and War in Virginia, 1772-1832” by historian Alan Taylor won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for history. The book, which examines the impact of runaway slaves from Virginia who fled to the British for protection and...
  • South L.A. rally takes aim at sex trade

    South L.A. rally takes aim at sex trade
    The hundreds of people marching against prostitution on Saturday, along one of the city's busiest sex-for-sale corridors, were a sign of how the tide has turned and the weapons have changed in the battle against what used to be considered a "victimless...
  • Suspect in killing runaway Amber Creek pleads not guilty

    Suspect in killing runaway Amber Creek pleads not guilty
    The Palatine man charged with killing 14-year-old runaway Amber Creek in 1997 pleaded not guilty to intentional homicide in a Wisconsin courtroom this morning, according to online court records. James Eaton, 36, could face a mandatory life sentence if...
  • Missing man, 76, last seen in Bronzeville

    Missing man, 76, last seen in Bronzeville
    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...
  • New York Dethrones Los Angeles in TV Drama Pilot Production

    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...
  • Fireworks aren't cause for celebration for canines

    Fireworks aren't cause for celebration for canines
    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. That...
  • Man missing from West Town may need medical help

    Man missing from West Town may need medical help
    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...
  • Search on for missing pregnant woman at Joshua Tree National Park

    Search on for missing pregnant woman at Joshua Tree National Park
    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...