Missing persons

FILE - In this June, 20, 2018, file photo, Indonesian rescuers scan the horizon from the deck of a rescue ship as they search for a ferry which sank in Lake Toba, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Indonesia has identified the suspected location of an overcrowded ferry that sank last week in a deep volcanic crater lake but will need international help to recover the wreck, the chief of the national search and rescue agency said Monday, June 25, 2018. (AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara, Fie)
June 20, 2018 - 5:53 am
TIGARAS, Indonesia (AP) — Distraught relatives slammed Indonesia's government for not enforcing basic safety measures on passenger boats and pleaded Wednesday for a bigger search effort for more than 190 people missing since a ferry sank on a picturesque Sumatran lake early this week. The wooden...
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Indonesian search and rescue team carry a victim body of a ferry sinking at Tigaras port in Toba lake, North Sumatra, Wednesday, June, 20, 2018. The boat, overcrowded with passengers and motorbikes, didn't have a manifest and disaster officials have several times raised the number of people it was carrying as family members who rushed to Lake Toba in northern Sumatra provided information.(AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
June 20, 2018 - 2:04 am
TIGARAS, Indonesia (AP) — Distraught relatives slammed Indonesia's government for not enforcing basic safety measures on passenger boats and pleaded Wednesday for a bigger search effort for at least 178 people missing since a ferry sank on a picturesque Sumatran lake early this week. The wooden...
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Indonesian search and rescue team carry a victim body of a ferry sinking at Tigaras port in Toba lake, North Sumatra, Wednesday, June, 20, 2018. The boat, overcrowded with passengers and motorbikes, didn't have a manifest and disaster officials have several times raised the number of people it was carrying as family members who rushed to Lake Toba in northern Sumatra provided information.(AP Photo/Binsar Bakkara)
June 20, 2018 - 1:05 am
TIGARAS, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian officials said at least 178 people are missing from a ferry sinking early this week at a popular lake on Sumatra, many more than previously believed, as distraught relatives pleaded Wednesday for a bigger search effort and angrily criticized the government's...
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June 19, 2018 - 9:37 pm
LONG BEACH, N.Y. (AP) — An 8-year-old Long Island boy is missing after going swimming with his brother in the ocean off Long Beach. Emergency crews began searching for the boy at about 6 p.m. Tuesday. Fire officials told Newsday the boy and his 11-year-old brother got caught in rough water and...
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Relatives weep at Tigaras port after learning that their family members are among the passengers of a ferry which sank on Monday, in Simalungun, North Sumatera, Indonesia, Tuesday, June 19, 2018. A night-time search and rescue effort is underway after a ferry carrying about 80 passengers sank Monday in a popular lake on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.(AP Photo/ Lazuardy Fahmi)
June 19, 2018 - 6:55 am
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Rescuers searching Tuesday for dozens of people missing after a ferry sank on Indonesia's Lake Toba found bags, jackets, an ID card and other items in the waters but no new survivors, casting a tragic pall over holidays marking the end of the Muslim holy month. Police said...
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This undated photo provided by The Department of Defense shows Army Maj. Stephen T. Uurtamo. The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced June 12, 2018 that the remains of Uurtamo a U.S. serviceman, recently accounted-for from the Korean War, are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors June 19, 2018 in Arlington National Cemetery. (Department of Defensevia AP)
June 17, 2018 - 9:50 am
CHICAGO (AP) — Not long after her father went missing during the Korean War, Carol Elkin spotted then-Gen. Dwight Eisenhower in downtown Chicago and did what any kid might do when coming face to face with the nation's most famous soldier: She asked him to bring her dad home. On Tuesday, the now 76-...
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In this photo taken Dec. 5, 2017, law enforcement personnel examine a stretch of road near Clay Center, Neb., as they search for the remains of Sydney Loofe who had been missing since Nov. 16, 2017. Prosecutors allege in court documents unsealed Tuesday, June 12, 2018, that Aubrey Trail told investigators that he strangled 24-year-old Loofe, of Lincoln, with an extension cord on Nov. 15 2017. Her dismembered body parts were found in trash bags dumped in a field. Trail and Bailey Boswell face murder and other charges. (Eric Gregory/The Journal-Star via AP)
June 12, 2018 - 8:17 pm
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A Nebraska woman who went missing in November was still alive when the duo accused of killing her was caught on store surveillance video buying the tools that police think they used to dismember her, prosecutors allege in newly unsealed court documents. Aubrey Trail, 51, and...
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Law enforcement officers gather at the entrance of Silver Lakes Rotary Nature Park, Friday, June 8, 2018, in Davie, Fla. Someone called police after seeing a woman who was walking her dog in the park being dragged into a lake by an alligator. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)
June 08, 2018 - 10:39 pm
DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — A woman who disappeared while walking her dogs near a Florida lake Friday was bitten and likely killed by an alligator that was later captured, wildlife officials said. A necropsy confirmed the gator bit Shizuka Matsuki, 47, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission...
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FILE - In this May 24, 2018, file booking photo, provided by the Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office in Wichita, Kan., shows Emily Glass, of Wichita, after her arrest and booking into the Sedgwick County jail after a body that is believed to be her stepson, Lucas Hernandez, was found in a nearby county. Prosecutors never charged her in Lucas' death, but said she was a person of interest. Police announced at a press briefing Friday, June 8, 2018, that Glass was found dead early Friday in a Wichita home. Jonathan Hernandez called to report finding Glass, his former girlfriend, dead of a gunshot wound upon arriving at his Wichita home. (Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office via AP, File)
June 08, 2018 - 6:28 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A woman who led an investigator to the decomposing remains of her 5-year-old stepson three months after reporting him missing was found dead early Friday in a Wichita home with three suicide notes and a rifle at her feet, police said. Officer Charley Davidson said during a...
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Forensic workers examine the remains of victims of the Volcan de Fuego, or Volcano of Fire, eruption, in a cinderblock warehouse converted into a makeshift morgue, in Escuintla, Guatemala, Friday, June 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Sonia Perez)
June 08, 2018 - 4:46 pm
ESCUINTLA, Guatemala (AP) — Forensic experts worked Friday on the grim task of identifying dozens of bodies charred beyond recognition by the eruption of Guatemala's Volcano of Fire, a disaster that has left at least 109 confirmed dead and nearly 200 still missing. Even as search and recovery...
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