Missing persons

People clean the debris from a house in Sentani, Papua Province, Indonesia, Monday, March 18, 2019. Flash flood and mudslides triggered by days of torrential downpours tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia's easternmost province.(AP Photo/Djefri Pattiradjawane)
March 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — The number of people killed after torrential downpours triggered flash floods and mudslides that tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia's easternmost province has climbed to 77, with dozens of others missing, officials said Monday. On Sunday, the disaster-prone...
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Nearly 3,000 feet of Offutt Air Force Base's runway is covered by the flooding Missouri River Sunday, March 17, 2015, in Bellevue, Neb. Hundreds of people were evacuated from their homes in Nebraska and Iowa as levees succumbed to the rush of water. Flooding has also been reported in Illinois, Minnesota, South Dakota and Wisconsin. (Z Long/Omaha World-Herald via AP)
March 17, 2019 - 4:40 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Residents in parts of southwestern Iowa were forced out of their homes Sunday as a torrent of Missouri River water flowed over and through levees. Heavy rainfall and snowmelt forced river levels across several Midwestern states to dangerous levels. At least two deaths were blamed...
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March 16, 2019 - 1:45 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A body found in Minnesota matches the description of a 2-year-old girl whose mother was killed in Milwaukee this past week, a spokesman for the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Saturday. Bureau spokesman Bruce Gordon told The Associated Press the body has been...
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March 16, 2019 - 11:55 am
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi have been hit by a vicious cyclone that has killed nearly 150 people, left hundreds more missing and stranded tens of thousands who are cut off from roads and telephones in mainly poor, rural areas. Cyclone Idai has affected more than 1.5...
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Mourners paying their respects at a makeshift memorial near the Masjid Al Noor mosque, Saturday, March 16, 2019, Christchurch, New Zealand, where one of the two mass shootings occurred. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
March 16, 2019 - 9:42 am
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on shootings at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand (all times local): 8:30 p.m. An Australian senator who sparked outrage for blaming Muslim immigration for the New Zealand mosque shootings has been hit on the head with a raw egg. Senator Fraser Anning...
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Police and ambulance staff help a wounded man from outside a mosque in central Christchurch, New Zealand, Friday, March 15, 2019. A witness says many people have been killed in a mass shooting at a mosque in the New Zealand city of Christchurch. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)
March 15, 2019 - 8:46 pm
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — The Latest on shootings at mosques in New Zealand (all times local): 3:45 p.m. New Zealand media say a shooting has occurred in a second mosque in the city of Christchurch. No details were immediately available. Earlier Friday afternoon, police had urged people to...
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Berlin police searches a forest in Kummersdorf, Germany, on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Hundreds of police officers are searching for a girl who went missing in Berlin last month, in a case that has distressed the country. German news agency dpa reported that 100 officers were sifting through a forest 30 kilometers (18 miles) southeast of the capital on Friday. (Patrick Pleul/dpa via AP)
March 08, 2019 - 8:25 am
BERLIN (AP) — Hundreds of police officers are searching for a teenager who went missing in Berlin last month in a case that has distressed Germany. German news agency dpa reported that 100 officers were sifting through a forest 30 kilometers (18 miles) southeast of the capital Friday. The search...
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This Feb. 2019 booking photo released by the Orange County District Attorney's Office shows Camden Nicholson. The Southern California man charged with murdering his parents and their housekeeper in an affluent beach community called police and confessed, according to police documents obtained by The Associated Press. The documents say Nicholson of Newport Beach, Calif., placed the call last month before entering a hospital, where he told a police officer he killed his parents because he didn't want to be sent to a psychiatric hospital. (Orange County District Attorney's Office via AP)
March 07, 2019 - 1:30 am
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Kim Nicholson's troubled son disappeared last year, but he sent his parents disturbing text messages and they learned he had placed a 911 call. Fearing he might have died, they hired a private investigator in early February to track him down. Just days later, on Feb. 13...
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In this Sunday, March 3, 2019 photo provided by the Humboldt County Sheriff's Office rescuers and family members comfort Leia, back left, and Caroline Carrico, back right, after they were found near Benbow, Calif. Armed with some outdoor survival training, granola bars and pink rubber boots, the 5- and 8-year-old sisters survived 44 hours in the rugged Northern California wilderness before they were found dehydrated and cold but in good spirits on Sunday, authorities said. (Humboldt County Sheriff's Office via AP)
March 05, 2019 - 12:07 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Two girls who were lost in a dense Northern California forest for nearly two days say they survived frigid nights by huddling under a tree branch and a huckleberry bush and by thinking "happy thoughts." Leia Carrico, 8, and her 5-year-old sister Caroline, said in an interview...
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In this Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 photo, Baseh Hammo, a Yazidi woman who escaped enslavement by Islamic State group militants, shows the injuries to her hands that was carried out by an Albanian who forced her to put her hands on hot asphalt, then stomped on them with his boots, at a relatives's tent in a camp for displaced people outside Dahuk, Iraq. Yazidi women enslaved by the Islamic State group who escaped captivity say there could be hundreds of other women still missing, women who may never return home. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
March 04, 2019 - 12:20 am
DAHUK, Iraq (AP) — Yazidi women enslaved by the Islamic State group who escaped captivity say there could be hundreds of other women still missing, women who may never return home. They say many perished in bondage or war while others chose to remain in captivity to stay with the children they were...
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