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  • Missing east Texas teen believed to be with Snapchat predator found safe in Louisiana

    12/01/2017 8:16:23 AM PST · by Morgana · 18 replies
    abc13 ^ | Nov. 30, 2017 | abc
    ORANGE, Texas (KTRK) -- A missing east Texas teenager has been found in Louisiana, the Orange County Sheriff's Office confirmed. Heaven Ray Cox, 15, was reported missing on Saturday in Orange, Texas. Deputies said the residence where Heaven was located belonged to a relative of a person that was known by the teen. Heaven's mother believed her daughter left with a man she met on Snapchat and could have been going with him to California.
  • Missing submarine: Argentine navy ends rescue mission

    12/01/2017 2:22:00 AM PST · by BenLurkin · 8 replies
    cnn ^ | December 1, 2017 | Radina Gigova, Steve Almasy and Jason Hanna,
    The Argentine Navy has called off rescue efforts to find 44 crew members aboard a missing submarine, effectively acknowledging that there's no hope they'll be found alive. The ARA San Juan disappeared a few hundred kilometers off Argentina's coast on November 15, and despite an extensive air and sea search no sign of the sub has been found. Balbi wouldn't speculate on the fate of the crew, but said the search for the missing sub will continue until it's found. "Despite the magnitude and efforts made it has not been possible to locate the submarine. Information was received from two...
  • 3 Missing After U.S. Navy Aircraft Crashes Into Pacific Ocean Off Japan

    11/22/2017 4:27:13 PM PST · by BenLurkin · 4 replies
    ktla ^ | http://ktla.com/2017/11/22/3-missing-after-u-s-navy-aircraft-crashes-into-pacific-ocean-off-japan/
    Eight people have been rescued and are in good condition aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan, the Navy said in a statement. Meanwhile US and Japanese ships and planes are searching the area for the three people who remain missing. The names of those who were onboard are being withheld pending the notification of their next of kin, the Navy said. The crash happened approximately 500 nautical miles southeast of Okinawa as the C2-A Greyhound aircraft was on course to land on the Reagan. It had been transporting passengers and cargo from the Marine Corps Air Station Iwakuni in Japan...
  • Body of Sherin Mathews, 3-year-old Texas girl missing for weeks, believed found, police say

    10/22/2017 4:24:38 PM PDT · by sparklite2 · 16 replies
    Fox News ^ | October 22, 2017 | fox news
    The Richardson Police Department said investigators discovered a body around 11 a.m. Sunday in a culvert beneath a road and believe it to be Mathews; however, police won’t identify the body until there is a positive identification by proper officials. Sherin Mathews' father, Wesley, reportedly did laundry between the time his daughter went missing and when he called police. (Richardson Texas Police Department via AP) Investigators found that on the morning Sherin went missing, someone had driven the family’s SUV away from their home in Richardson and didn’t return until an hour later. It was after the SUV returned that...
  • Report: More than 150 Afghan officers training in America have gone AWOL

    10/21/2017 7:07:39 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 27 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/21/2017 | Rick Moran
    According to a report from the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction, 152 soldiers from the Afghan army who had been selected for special training in the United States have gone AWOL while on U.S. soil. Fox News: According to the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction, 13 of the 152 who had gone AWOL were still at large as of March 7 of this year. Seventy of the 152 had fled the United States; 39 gained legal status in the U.S.; and 27 were arrested, removed or in the process of being removed from the U.S. Three no longer...
  • Las Vegas guard Jesus Campos vanished after visiting urgent-care clinic, union leader says

    10/17/2017 7:41:33 AM PDT · by Trump_vs_Evil_Witch · 50 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10-17-2017 | Staff
    The Mandalay Bay security guard who disappeared last week moments before he was scheduled to break his silence in television interviews has not been heard from since he went to a walk-in health clinic, his union president said. A spokesperson at the UMC Quick Care, which has eight locations throughout the Las Vegas area, told Fox News on Monday that they had "heard nothing" about Campos visiting them. Hickey said he was meeting with MGM officials Thursday afternoon in the hours before Campos’ scheduled television appearances, including one with Fox News. But when the meeting ended, Campos had fled. Hickey...
  • Jesus Campos, Vegas security guard shot before rampage, appears to have vanished

    10/17/2017 5:49:39 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 86 replies
    Los Angeles Times ^ | October 16, 2017 | by Melissa Etehad, Ruben Vives and Jaweed Kaleem
    The story seemed straightforward: The unarmed security guard approached Stephen Paddock’s room on the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino, distracting the gunman and potentially saving lives. He was hailed a hero by many, even as the story changed. Twice. Now, the man that many want to honor and who can help bring clarity about the timeline of the shooting has vanished from the public eye, less than two weeks since the Oct. 1 massacre, which left 58 people dead and more than 500 others injured. David Hickey, president of the Security, Police, and Fire Professionals of...
  • Police asking for footage in search of missing Texas girl

    10/14/2017 1:05:37 PM PDT · by bgill · 15 replies
    kxan ^ | Oct. 14, 2017 | AP
    Authorities are asking the public for any surveillance video that might show a vehicle that could be connected to the disappearance of a 3-year-old suburban Dallas girl who was made to stand outside her home in the middle of the night as punishment. Police in Richardson say about an hour after Sherin Mathews went missing Oct. 7, her family’s 2013 maroon Acura SUV left the home. Investigators are reviewing video they’ve received from residents and business owners in the area the vehicle could have traveled after leaving.
  • California Man Accused of Being D.B. Cooper: A Life Ruined or a Case Solved?

    10/07/2017 9:59:45 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 35 replies
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | October 7, 2017 | Keith Sharon
    The man in the natty suit smoked a cigarette, ordered a bourbon and soda and carried a bomb in his briefcase. He sat in the rear of the passenger cabin on Northwest Orient Flight 305 from Portland to Seattle. Shortly after takeoff, he slipped the flight attendant a note explaining his intention to hijack the plane. Calmly, he put on a pair of sunglasses, demanded $200,000 in ransom and directed the pilot to land in Seattle. Once on the ground, the hijacker let 36 passengers exit, accepted the $200,000 and instructed the pilot to fly to Mexico. On Nov. 24,...
  • UPDATE: Family holding onto hope for return of missing Huntington man (West Virginia)

    10/03/2017 12:23:22 AM PDT · by Morgana · 6 replies
    wsaz ^ | October 2 2017 | wsaz
    HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (WSAZ) – UPDATE 10/2/17 @ 2:55 p.m. A family remains on edge as all they can do is worry and wait for some kind of news about a missing loved one. It's been a week since 81-year-old Billy M Jordan went missing from his home on Piedmont Road in Huntington. His family says he has dementia and numerous health problems that may have caused him to wonder off.
  • Why aren't there Bibles in the pews (in Catholic Churches)?

    09/01/2017 1:40:56 PM PDT · by NYer · 176 replies
    OSV ^ | August 30, 2017 | D.D. Emmons
    Liturgy of the Word The first part of the Catholic Mass is known as the Liturgy of the Word. It consists of the congregation listening to the word of God. The word “liturgy” means the rites and ceremonies of the Mass. During the Mass, trained parishioners called lectors read aloud two Scripture passages to the congregation; typically one from the Old Testament and one from the New Testament. In between the readings, a psalm is sung or read. The readings are all found in the Bible, but the lectors read from a book known as the lectionary. This book...
  • Family of dad who vanished 'see him in car park' 11 years later

    There has been a major breakthrough in the search for a missing father who was last seen leaving his Victorian home 11 years ago. Sanie Gillette and one of her sons claim they saw Russell Jenkin walking towards them in a Sunshine Coast car park last summer. Police are now renewing their appeal for information on Mr Jenkin, who was last seen previously more than a decade agao at the home he shared with Ms Gillette in suburban Melbourne. The pair had a fight in September, 2006 that led him to walk out of the family home and drive away,...
  • Navy to Pause Operations, Review Collisions, With 10 Missing

    08/21/2017 9:44:56 AM PDT · by Mariner · 93 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | August 21st, 2017 | By Nancy Youssef in Washington and Jake Maxwell Watts in Singapore
    The U.S. Navy announced an “operational pause” and has begun a broad investigation after the destroyer USS John S. McCain collided with a merchant vessel, leaving 10 sailors still missing, the second such incident in as many months. The response by the U.S. military signals the Navy believes it needs to examine whether there may be institutional problems behind the deadly collisions. Navy Adm. John Richardson, the chief of naval operations, made the announcement about the operational pause during a nearly four-minute video message posted on Facebook Monday morning. Adm. Richardson said he also ordered a broader investigation. “I directed...
  • 10 missing after USS John McCain collides with merchant ship; search underway

    08/20/2017 6:35:30 PM PDT · by Enchante · 468 replies
    ABC NEWS ^ | August 20, 2017 | LUCIEN BRUGGEMAN
    A Navy guided-missile destroyer, the USS John S. McCain, collided with a commercial vessel east of Singapore early Monday morning local time, the Navy said. There were 10 sailors missing and five injured, the Navy said. The collision with the merchant ship Alnic MC occurred east of the Straits of Malacca and Singapore at 6:24 a.m. Japan Standard Time, as the McCain was on its way for a routine port visit in Singapore, the Navy said.
  • Natalee Holloway’s dad finds human remains in Aruba

    08/16/2017 2:01:17 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 33 replies
    NY Post ^ | August 16, 2017 | 3:06pm | Tamar Lapin
    Authorities discovered human remains behind a house in Aruba, a grisly find that may finally crack the mystery surrounding a young woman’s disappearance 12 years ago. The remains, discovered following a renewed 18-month probe, are being tested to see if they’re a DNA match with Natalee Holloway, the Alabama teenager who went missing while on a graduation trip in 2005, her father, Dave Holloway, and investigator T.J. Ward revealed on “Today” on Wednesday.
  • Federal Court Orders New Searches For Hillary Benghazi Emails

    08/10/2017 10:35:43 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 12 replies
    GP ^ | 08/10/17 | Cristina Laila
    Conservative watchdog group, Judicial Watch announced that on August 8, 2017, D.C. District Court Judge Amit P. Mehta ordered the State Department “to search the state.gov e-mail accounts of Huma Abedin, Cheryl Mills, and Jacob Sullivan” for emails relating to the Benghazi scandal.   This is a major victory. The truth will prevail.Judicial Watch reports: Judge Mehta described Judicial Watch’s Clinton Benghazi FOIA lawsuit as “a far cry from a typical FOIA case. Secretary Clinton used a private e-mail server, located in her home, to transmit and receive work-related communications during her tenure as Secretary of State.” Further: [I]f an e-mail did...
  • A long lost airplane that crashed during WWII is finally discovered almost perfectly preserved on

    08/09/2017 9:33:40 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 95 replies
    U.K. Daily Mail ^ | 8/9/2017 | James Draper
    (full article title: A long lost airplane that crashed during WWII is finally discovered almost perfectly preserved on the riverbed of a remote Pacific island) Holidaymakers can expect to witness numerous unexpected wonders when they explore the world. But tourists visiting the Micronesian archipelago of Palau discovered an unusually rare sight, recently - after stumbling across a doomed WW2 plane. The long lost aeroplane was found in a shallow river on the archipelago of Palau, which boasts 500 picturesque islands. An image of the remarkable relic, which surfaced on Imgur, shows the plane largely intact with the wings still attached...
  • Search for three US marines called off

    08/05/2017 10:50:28 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 10 replies
    news.com.au ^ | 6th August 2017
    US miliary officials have effectively confirmed they don't expect to find three Marines missing after their aircraft crashed off Queensland's coast alive and say recovery attempts could drag on for months. Authorities on Sunday suspended search and rescue operations less than 24 hours after their aircraft crashed off Queensland's coast while trying to land. The US Navy and Marine Corp - with help from the Australian Defence Force - are now focusing their efforts on salvage and recovery, which they warn could take several months. The three missing marines' next-of-kin have been notified, the Marine base Camp Butler in Japan...
  • 2 members of missing Burundi robotics team spotted crossing into Canada

    07/20/2017 10:00:35 AM PDT · by Lorianne · 34 replies
    Global News ^ | 20 July 2017
    Police have received reports that two of the Burundi teenagers gone missing after an international robotics competition were seen crossing the border into Canada. The search for all the teens is ongoing, but police have no indication of foul play in their disappearance, Metropolitan Police spokeswoman Aquita Brown said. The teens seen crossing into Canada were 16-year-old Don Ingabire and 17-year-old Audrey Mwamikazi, Brown said.
  • Bodies of couple missing since 1942 likely found in glacier

    07/18/2017 12:07:06 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 36 replies
    cbs ^ | 07/18/2017
    he daughter of a couple who disappeared in the Swiss Alps more than 70 years ago has said the discovery of two bodies emerging from a melting glacier has brought her a "deep sense of calm" after so long without an answer. Marceline Udry-Dumoulin, now 79, told the Le Matin newspaper of Lausanne, Switzerland, that she and her siblings "spent our whole lives looking for them, without stopping. We thought that we could give them the funeral they deserved one day." Udry-Dumoulin is the youngest of seven children born to Marcelin and Francine Dumoulin. The couple went to milk their...