Missing persons

A view of the home of missing woman Anne-Elisabeth Falkevik Hagen, the wife of one of Norway's richest men, Tom Hagen, in Fjellhamar, Norway, Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019. Norwegian police say the wife of one of Norway's richest men may have been abducted and a demand for 9-million euro ($10.3-million) ransom in a cryptocurrency, considered a popular virtual currency among cyber-criminals, has been made. (Ole Berg-Rusten/NTB Scanpix via AP)
January 09, 2019 - 6:21 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Norway's police said Wednesday the missing wife of one of Norway's richest men has been abducted, and that her suspected kidnappers have demanded a ransom. Chief investigator Tommy Broeske said 68-year-old Anne-Elisabeth Falkevik Hagen has been missing since Oct. 31. Her...
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This undated photo provided by the Bexar County Sheriff's Office in San Antonio, Texas shows Christopher Davila. Police in San Antonio say the reported abduction of Davila's missing 8-month-old boy was staged to cover up "foul play" involving the child. Police Chief William McManus declined to elaborate Monday, Jan.7, 2018, on whether he believes King Jay Davila is alive. He would only say that investigators "believe there was foul play." Christopher Davila, told police Friday that his son was in his car when the vehicle was stolen. (Bexar County Sheriff's Office via AP)
January 08, 2019 - 5:14 pm
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio father staged the abduction of his 8-month-old son in a fake car theft plot to cover up "foul play," and the infant has still not been found, police said. The baby's father, Christopher Davila, was charged with child endangerment hours after reporting Friday that...
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January 08, 2019 - 3:08 pm
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A U.S. Navy veteran has been held in an Iranian prison since July after visiting his girlfriend there, according to his family. The New York Times reported Monday that Michael R. White's mother learned three weeks ago that her son is alive and being held at an Iranian prison. His...
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January 07, 2019 - 2:34 pm
BAMBERG, S.C. (AP) — Officials in South Carolina say two bodies found at a state park have been identified as two people reported missing several weeks ago. Bamberg County Coroner Billy Duncan tells the Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that the bodies have been positively identified as 35-year-old...
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FILE - This file photo provided by the Denver Police shows Elisha Pankey, who was charged Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, in the death of her 7-year-old son. The boy's body was found in a storage unit last month. Prosecutors say she was charged with child abuse resulting in death and abuse of a corpse.(Denver Police via AP,File)
January 07, 2019 - 2:28 pm
DENVER (AP) — The mother of a 7-year-old found dead inside a storage unit just before Christmas was charged Monday in the boy's death. Elisha Pankey was formally charged with child abuse resulting in the death of Caden McWilliams and abuse of a corpse. Online court records do not list an attorney...
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Truck drivers help each other after being trapped by heavy snowfall on the Autobahn A8 near Holzkirchen, southern Germany, Monday, Jan. 7, 2019. (Tobias Hase/dpa via AP)
January 07, 2019 - 11:11 am
BERLIN (AP) — Authorities in Austria and southern Germany warned Monday that the risk for avalanches in the northern Alps remains high after several people died in weather-related incidents. A 28-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman who went missing while snowshoeing were found dead near Salzburg...
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January 07, 2019 - 9:24 am
BERLIN (AP) — Germany is looking into the apparent disappearance in recent weeks of two of its citizens in Egypt. German Foreign Ministry spokesman Christofer Burger said Monday that "we are taking both cases very seriously." German news agency dpa reported that one case involved an 18-year-old man...
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January 06, 2019 - 7:32 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's fire service says the bodies of two men missing since a downpour on Thursday have been found separately in a creek southeast of Athens. The two men, 67 and 64 years old, along with the older man's wife, had set out from Keratea, a town about 45 kilometers (28 miles)...
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January 04, 2019 - 10:20 am
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities say a North Carolina man missing for months was fatally beaten and stuffed into a metal dog cage. The Fayetteville Observer reports 23-year-old Ryan Dewain Chavis was charged Thursday with murder, kidnapping and conspiracy in the death of Charles Anthony...
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Locals clear out supplies from the coastline in preparation for the approaching Tropical Storm Pabuk, Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, in Pak Phanang, in the southern province of Nakhon Si Thammarat, southern Thailand. Rain, winds and surging seawater are striking southern Thailand as a strengthening tropical storm nears coastal villages and popular tourist resorts. (AP Photo/Sumeth Panpetch)
January 04, 2019 - 9:08 am
NAKHON SI THAMMARAT, Thailand (AP) — Rain, wind and surging seawater from a tropical storm buffeted coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts on southern Thailand's east coast on Friday, knocking down trees and utility poles and flooding roads. One person was reported dead and another...
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