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Lake Search Completes
Family Tragedy in Minnesota
Jul 3, 2022 8:06 AM CDT
Lake Search Completes Family Tragedy in Minnesota
3 young children, parents are dead in suspected murder-suicide
This story has been updated throughout with new developments.
The bodies of three young children and a woman believed to be their mother have been recovered from a Minnesota lake, and authorities say the deaths are being investigated as murder-suicide, per the AP . The body of the children's...
Missing Man's Family
Jun 15, 2022 6:16 AM CDT
Brazil Apologizes for Misinforming Missing Man's Family
Bodies were not found, ambassador says
Brazilian authorities on Tuesday said the family of a British journalist who went missing in the Amazon had been incorrectly informed that two bodies, likely the journalist and the Indigenous expert who vanished along with him, had been found. "We are deeply sorry the Embassy passed on to...
Kids Last Seen Friday Found
in 'Absolute Horrible Tragedy'
Dec 20, 2021 10:50 AM CST
Kids Last Seen Friday Found in 'Absolute Horrible Tragedy'
3 children among 7 people found dead in home in Moorhead, Minn., with no info yet on how they died
- Authorities said Sunday that the bodies of seven people were discovered inside a twin home in a northwestern Minnesota city, but they didn't say how they died. Police said the victims included four adults and three children. They were found just before 8pm Saturday by family members conducting a...
Tragic Find Made in
Search for Missing Teens
Jul 8, 2021 11:14 AM CDT
Tragic Find Made in Search for Missing Teens
SUV fell hundreds of feet off cliff
- The search for a teenage California couple missing for almost a week came to a tragic end Tuesday when two bodies were found in an SUV that had plunged hundreds of feet off a winding mountain road. The mangled vehicle was spotted by a volunteer with a search and rescue...
Jun 7, 2021 11:31 AM CDT
Cops: Driver Knocked 2 People Off Bridge, Fled
Police in Wilkesboro, NC, are seeking driver in deadly hit-and-run
- North Carolina police are seeking a driver in a hit-and-run that left two people dead over the weekend. Per the
, the bodies of a male and female were found Sunday around 2:30pm under Wilkesboro's Curtis Bridge, which passes over the Yadkin River. Local police said in a...
Find at School Site
a 'Horrifying Reminder'
of Indigenous Abuse
May 29, 2021 9:15 AM CDT
Find at School Site a 'Horrifying Reminder' of Indigenous Abuse
Ground-penetrating radar on property in British Columbia, Canada, finds remains of 215 children
- The site of a residential school that was once the largest in Canada has been hiding a gruesome secret for more than 40 years—one that serves as "a horrifying reminder of the abuses against Indigenous people in Canada," per CTV News . On Friday, Chief Rosanne Casimir of...
Alleged Cult Leader
Dies, Followers Apparently
Can't Part With Her
May 5, 2021 9:40 AM CDT
Alleged Cult Leader Dies, Followers Apparently Can't Part With Her
7 members of Love Has Won religious group kept mummified remains of Amy Carlson in home
- Police say a man returned to his rural Colorado home last week to find a mummified woman, who "appeared to be set up in some type of shrine." The face, with missing eyes, was caked in glittery makeup, and the body was wrapped in a sleeping bag and...
'Horror on Top of Heartbreak'
After Funeral Vehicle Stolen
Feb 12, 2021 10:09 AM CST
'Horror on Top of Heartbreak' After Funeral Vehicle Stolen
Woman's body was inside van taken from St. Louis convenience store
- In this week's "you had one job" post, a Missouri funeral home driver may be in a bit of trouble after an incident in St. Louis. Per KSDK , which deems the case "horror on top of heartbreak," local police are on the hunt for a white...
Woman's Fear of
Eviction Led to
Jan 30, 2021 9:00 AM CST
Cops: Japan Woman's Fear of Eviction Led to Gruesome Act
Yumi Yoshino stashed mom's body in freezer for 10 years so she could stay in apartment: authorities
- A Japanese woman is being detained "on suspicion of abandoning and hiding a female body"—with the body being that of her own mother. Per the
, cops say that 48-year-old Yumi Yoshino kept her mom's remains for about 10 years in a freezer in their once-shared...
In Search for Human
Bodies, Plants May Be Key
Sep 8, 2020 10:35 AM CDT
In Search for Human Bodies, Plants May Be Key
Chemicals from decomposing remains may trigger visible changes in vegetation
- Researchers are toying with a new idea that could transform grueling and expensive body-recovery missions, and it involves what you might call cadaver plants. Yes, plants. Neal Stewart, a biologist at the University of Tennessee, has long been interested in the ways plants sense and respond to stresses. Now, he...
7 People, One Dog
Dead in 'Horrific Scene'
Jun 5, 2020 11:06 AM CDT
7 People, One Dog Dead in 'Horrific Scene'
Authorities trying to piece together what happened in mass shooting in Morgan County, Alabama
- Deputies responding to a call about a shooting in Alabama early Friday found seven people dead inside a home that had been set afire, news outlets reported, per the AP . Morgan County deputies were able to put out the fire before firefighters got to the scene, and that’s when...
They Showed Up to
Work on the Bridge.
They Made a Grim Find
May 16, 2020 6:00 AM CDT
They Showed Up to Work on the Bridge. They Made a Grim Find
Bodies of 2 sisters found in Georgia, and investigators say it was a double homicide
- The bodies of a teen about to graduate from high school and her older sister were found under a Georgia bridge this week, and police say it's now a homicide investigation. CNN identifies the women as 19-year-old Vanita Richardson and 31-year-old Truvenia Campbell. The news site says the women...
Bodies Were Sent From
Hospital in Back of Pickup
Apr 24, 2020 8:48 AM CDT
Bodies Were Sent From Hospital in Back of Pickup
Unacceptable, Philadelphia authorities say
- Pandemic or no pandemic, bodies should not be moved from hospitals to the medical examiner's office in the back of a pickup truck, say officials in Philadelphia—who confirmed that very thing happened. A
photographer saw the truck arrive Sunday with seven bodies in the back. The...
Tip on Corpse in Nursing Home
Shed Leads to 17 Bodies
Apr 16, 2020 6:27 AM CDT
Tip on Corpse in Nursing Home Shed Leads to 17 Bodies
New Jersey facility was simply 'overwhelmed' by people dying, local police chief says
- A gruesome discovery was made Monday at one of New Jersey's largest licensed nursing homes, after a tip came in to police that a body was being stored in a shed. When Andover cops showed up at Andover Subacute and Rehabilitation Center I and II, there was no body...
Dead Bodies Are Piling Up
Apr 4, 2020 12:15 PM CDT
Dead Bodies Are Piling Up
Mortuaries are overcrowded as cities struggle to meet with demand
- There are the new dead. And then there are the bodies waiting in overcrowded mortuaries to be buried as cities struggle to meet demand and families wrestle with rules on social distancing that make the usual funeral rituals impossible, the AP reports. Med Alliance Group, a medical distributor in Illinois,...
3 Months After
Bodies Still There
Jan 23, 2020 10:20 AM CST
3 Months After New Orleans Hotel Collapse, Bodies Still There
A tarp covering one recently blew away, exposing his remains
- The Hard Rock Hotel under construction in New Orleans collapsed on Oct. 12, 2019. It's been more than three months since the disaster, which killed three workers—and two of their bodies are still in the destroyed building. The city has said the site is too unstable and dangerous...
They Went to Mexico to Collect
Rent. Then They Vanished
Jan 18, 2020 8:15 AM CST
They Went to Mexico to Collect Rent. Then They Vanished
Bodies believed to be missing California couple discovered in Tijuana, son-in-law arrested
- They went to Mexico to carry out their landlord tasks and never came home. Now, bodies found buried in mud at one of their properties are believed to be those of Jesus Guillen, 70, and his 65-year-old wife, Maria Lopez, authorities say. Per KFMB , the couple traveled to Tijuana on...
Could Blow Again.
A Team Went
Dec 13, 2019 6:05 AM CST
The Volcano Could Blow Again. A Team Went In Anyway
Six more bodies have been recovered on White Island in NZ after Monday's eruption
- A "risky mission" onto New Zealand's White Island to retrieve the bodies of eight people believed to have been killed during Monday's volcano eruption "went to plan." Six bodies were recovered Friday, with "every effort to locate and recover the two remaining deceased,"...
Remains of 2
Found in 2
Nov 23, 2019 7:30 AM CST
Remains of 2 Missing Brothers Found in 2 Separate States
Officials ID remains of Nicholas and Justin Diemel in Mo., Neb.; Garland Nelson charged
- The fate of two brothers from Wisconsin who went missing while on a business trip in July has now been confirmed. On Friday, authorities said that remains found in Caldwell County, Mo., and in Lincoln, Neb., were those of 35-year-old Nicholas Diemel and 24-year-old Justin Diemel, respectively, Fox News reports....
Disturbing Development in
Case of Boy Found on Porch
Sep 20, 2019 9:53 AM CDT
Disturbing Development in Case of Boy Found on Porch
Burned-out vehicle with human remains was rental car driven by little Noelvin's parents
- A 3-year-old boy was found on a stranger's porch in Buffalo on Monday morning, more than 1,000 miles from his home in Florida, and the three adults he'd been traveling with, including his parents, are "potentially ... still alive," say Buffalo police—but it doesn't...
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