Missing persons

Former Minnehaha Academy employees Elizabeth Van Pilsum, left, and Rick Olson, center, react after an explosion at the school Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, in Minneapolis.Several people are unaccounted for after an explosion and partial building collapse Wednesday at the Minneapolis school, fire officials said. (David Joles/Star Tribune via AP)
August 02, 2017 - 3:32 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on an explosion and partial building collapse at a Minneapolis school (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Authorities say seven adults are hospitalized following a gas explosion that leveled part of a school in Minneapolis. Hennepin County Medical Center says three patients...
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August 02, 2017 - 7:35 am
ISTANBUL (AP) — A tourist boat capsized off Turkey's coast in less than a minute Wednesday, killing at least one person and leaving two people missing, according to Turkish news agencies. The official Anadolu news agency reported that 11 people were on the 20-meter (65-foot) boat that sunk off...
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August 01, 2017 - 8:02 pm
KEENE, N.H. (AP) — A man suspected in the 2013 slaying of his millionaire grandfather could get more than $7 million from his estate, according to court documents. An accounting of John Chakalos' finances filed in New Hampshire probate court this week by attorneys for the executor of his estate...
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Gary Mike, front, father of 11-year-old Ashlynne Mike, speaks outside of federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., on Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017, after the man charged with her murder and sexual assault pleaded guilty. The death of Ashlynne Mike on the largest American Indian reservation prompted calls to expand the Amber Alert system and the death penalty to tribal communities across the U.S. (AP Photo/Russell Contreras)
August 01, 2017 - 7:50 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A man charged with murder, sexual assault and other counts in the death of an 11-year-old girl on the largest American Indian reservation changed his pleas to guilty Tuesday in a case that prompted calls to expand the Amber Alert system and the death penalty to tribal...
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July 29, 2017 - 4:00 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A 115-year-old desert tortoise that disappeared from its garden at a New Mexico senior living community was returned. The Albuquerque Journal reports ( http://bit.ly/2w9xGQb ) the tortoise, Diablo, was returned Friday to Manzano del Sol Village. He had ventured to the...
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July 26, 2017 - 12:21 am
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana man turned every parent's nightmare into reality when he chased down a 4-year-old girl at night in a park, snatched her while a friend watched helplessly, then raped the girl and left her for dead on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, according to prosecutors seeking...
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July 24, 2017 - 4:59 pm
JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Officials say a body matching the description of an 11-year-old girl has been recovered from a South Carolina coastal river. St. John's Fire Marshal Ryan Kunitzer said the girl was swimming near a sandbar when she was swept away Sunday evening. Searchers found her body...
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July 23, 2017 - 11:10 am
DUCK, N.C. (AP) — The Coast Guard is hoping for the best after failing to find a man who went missing in the Currituck Sound near Duck on the Outer Banks. The Coast Guard said in a news release it ended its search for the 45-year-old man Saturday night after 14 hours. The unidentified man went...
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July 22, 2017 - 4:09 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who went missing in the Currituck Sound near Duck on the Outer Banks. A Coast Guard news release says the 45-year-old man went missing while tubing behind a pontoon boat around 1 p.m. Saturday. The man had on an orange swim suit and no...
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July 22, 2017 - 3:42 pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The father of a teenager who disappeared with his friend while boating in the Atlantic Ocean filed is refuting a lawsuit that alleges he should have prevented the boys from taking an ill-equipped boat out to sea. The mother of Perry Cohen filed the suit Friday against...
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