Missing persons

FILE - This combination of photos provided by the Allentown, Pa., Police Department shows Amy Yu, left, and Kevin Esterly. On Saturday, March 17, 2018, authorities said the missing Pennsylvania teenager and the 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission have been located in Mexico. (Allentown Police Department via AP)
March 17, 2018 - 10:38 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a missing Pennsylvania teenager and a 45-year-old man who frequently signed her out of school without her parents' permission have been located in Mexico, and the man has been arrested. The Allentown Morning Call reports U.S. and Mexican authorities found Kevin...
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March 17, 2018 - 12:57 pm
CRESSON, Texas (AP) — The search for a man missing since a North Texas chemical plant exploded and caught fire on Thursday has been postponed because of dangerous site conditions. Cresson Mayor and Assistant Fire Chief Bob Cornett said Saturday that fires are still burning at the 15,000-square-foot...
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In this image from video by KDFW, a fire burns at the Tri-Chem Industries plan in Cresson, Texas. Officials said fears of another blast amid the toxic chemicals prevented crews from battling the blaze. (KDFW via AP)
March 16, 2018 - 6:52 pm
CRESSON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on an explosion at a Texas chemical plant that left one worker missing, presumed dead, and two others injured (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The girlfriend of the man who is missing and presumed dead after an explosion at a Texas chemical plant says she keeps calling...
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March 15, 2018 - 6:16 pm
CRESSON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on a Texas chemical plant explosion that critically injured at least one worker (all times local): 5:00 p.m. The mayor of the rural North Texas town where an explosion and fire rocked a chemical plant says crews won't be able to search for a missing man until Friday...
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March 15, 2018 - 7:39 am
LYNN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman has been found guilty in the death of her 4-month-old son who prosecutors say was left "largely unattended" in a homeless shelter. The Essex district attorney's office says 24-year-old Laci Kirk, of Lynn, was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in jail Wednesday after...
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March 15, 2018 - 7:36 am
MARKHAM, Ill. (AP) — Police say a father who disappeared with his two young children is considered a person of interest in the fatal shooting of their mother at a suburban Chicago gas station. Authorities say 27-year-old Lakisha Robie died early Wednesday after the shooting in Markham. Police Chief...
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March 14, 2018 - 1:53 pm
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities in northern Illinois are investigating the death of the wife of a Nobel Prize winning chemistry professor whose body was found at a landfill hours after the couple were reported missing in Indiana. The Ogle County Sheriff's Office says in a news release that...
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Everton's Wayne Rooney takes and misses a penalty against Brighton & Hove Albion during their English Premier League soccer match at Goodison Park in Liverpool, England, Saturday March 10, 2018. (Anthony Devlin/PA via AP)
March 10, 2018 - 12:40 pm
LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Everton eased its relegation concerns by beating 10-man Brighton 2-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday, despite Wayne Rooney missing a penalty. The hosts took the lead on the hour mark through Gaetan Bong's own goal before Cenk Tosun smashed in a shot off the bar...
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March 08, 2018 - 12:21 pm
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a 45-year-old man managed to sign a 16-year-old girl out of her Pennsylvania school 10 times in the last few months and now the two are missing. Allentown police issued a missing person alert Wednesday for Kevin Esterly and Amy Yu. They say the pair was last seen...
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March 08, 2018 - 7:39 am
DENTON, Md. (AP) — A Maryland State Police news release says a Secret Service employee has been arrested on child porn related charges. Maryland resident 52-year-old Jeffrey Litteral was arrested Wednesday. A statement by the U.S. Secret Service says Litteral's security clearance has been suspended...
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