Missing persons

In this photo taken Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017 shows a landslide that hit the village Bondo in southern Switzerland. Police say, Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 eight people remain missing a day after mud- and rockslides swept through the small Swiss village near the Italian border. (Giancarlo Cattaneo/Keystone via AP)
August 24, 2017 - 12:38 pm
GENEVA (AP) — Rescue workers used a helicopter and dogs Thursday to search for eight people still missing in a Swiss Alpine valley a day after a muddy rockslide barreled through a village on the Italian border. Images from the scene showed a trail of destruction left by a river of mud and stone. An...
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August 24, 2017 - 5:26 am
GENEVA (AP) — Police say eight people are still missing a day after a mudslide and rockslide hit a small Swiss village near the Italian border. The village of Bondo was evacuated after the slide on Wednesday morning. Police in Graubuenden canton (state) say some buildings were damaged. Police said...
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August 23, 2017 - 10:41 pm
SANTA MARIA, Calif. (AP) — A California man who killed his ex-wife and fled with his 9-year-old son had battled with her over money and their former home, according to court documents. Konstantin Morozov, 48, was killed Tuesday night by Los Angeles police, more than 100 miles (160 kilometers) from...
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August 23, 2017 - 11:35 am
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Authorities in northern Brazil say a boat carrying 70 has sunk on a major river, with at least seven dead and dozens missing. The public security office of the state of Para said Wednesday that 25 people made it to the shore and seven bodies were recovered. The rest are...
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August 23, 2017 - 6:39 am
NELSON, Va. (AP) — Authorities in Virginia are searching for a North Carolina couple they say has been charged in a shooting that seriously injured a woman. Virginia State Police say Sean D. Castorina and Penny M. Dawson of Burlington, North Carolina are wanted on charges of malicious wounding and...
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This photo provided by the Ozark County, Missouri, sheriff’s office shows Rebecca Ruud, charged, Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, with murder in the death of her 16-year-old biological daughter, whose remains were found in a burn pit on their rural property. (AP Photo/Ozark County Sheriff’s Office)
August 22, 2017 - 7:41 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman was charged Tuesday with killing the autistic teenage daughter she gave up for adoption as a baby, weeks after the girl's remains were found in a burn pit on her remote property and months after the girl moved back from Minnesota, where she was raised...
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August 22, 2017 - 6:02 pm
THEODOSIA, Mo. (AP) — The Latest on a 16-year-old girl whose burned remains were found in rural Missouri (all times local): 5 p.m. The adoptive mother of an autistic 16-year-old girl whose burned remains were found on the rural Missouri property of her biological mother says her family is grieving...
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August 22, 2017 - 6:01 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri woman was charged Tuesday with killing the autistic teenage daughter she gave up for adoption as a baby, weeks after the girl's remains were found in a burn pit on her remote property and months after the girl moved back from Minnesota, where she was raised...
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August 22, 2017 - 1:29 pm
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The burned human bones found on a rural southwest Missouri property have been identified as those of a 16-year-old girl whose biological mother is jailed on a 24-hour investigative hold, authorities said Tuesday. Savannah Leckie, who was raised by her adoptive mother in...
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August 22, 2017 - 6:13 am
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Officials say the body of a Chicago man who disappeared while swimming in a Georgia lake has been recovered. Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon tells local news outlets the body was recovered Monday and that 22-year-old Gerardo Soto, Jr. was reported...
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