The body of a mob boss was exhumed from a church in the Vatican in search for clues to a missing girl.
May 25, National Missing Children's Day, is a day on which we honor and remember missing children. This date was chosen specifically because it is the date in 1979 when 6-year-old Etan Patz went missing on his way to school in New York.
A man in custody has implicated himself in the 1979 disappearance of 6-year-old Etan Patz, Commissioner Ray Kelly of the New York Police Department said Thursday.
CNN's Susan Candiotti retells the day of Etan Patz's disappearance that became an infamous part of U.S. history.
More than 30 years ago, 6-year-old Etan Patz vanished from a Manhattan street on his way to a school bus stop. His parents never saw him again.
"After Etan" author Lisa Cohen talks about the ongoing investigation into the disappearance in the Etan Patz case.
A missing girl's sister claims seeing a mysterious man on the beach when she vanished, according to her father.
The search for a 4-year-old Arkansas boy who went missing during an outing ended Wednesday morning with the discovery of his body, authorities said.
InSession's Jean Casarez reports Birmingham Probate Judge Alan King signed order declaring Natalee Holloway legally dead.
Jane Velez-Mitchell talks to the son of missing woman Karen Swift about the events surrounding her disappearance.
The mother of missing British girl Madeleine McCann felt "totally violated" when she saw her diary had been published in the News of the World newspaper, she told an inquiry into British press practices and ethics Wednesday.
Police in Carrollton, Texas, searching for a missing 10-year-old girl found the body of a Hispanic female Sunday afternoon and have stopped the search for the child.
Natalee Holloway's mother Beth goes to court to oppose an effort by Natalee's father to have her declared dead.
The father of long-missing Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway has asked a court to declare her dead, a move the girl's mother says came as a surprise.
Investigators suspect foul play in the disappearance of a 51-year-old schoolteacher who was reported missing July 18 near Baton Rouge, Louisiana, authorities said Tuesday.
Two months after teacher Sylviane Lozada went missing, her friend Karen Wooley speaks exclusively to Jane Velez-Mitchell
Richard Forester believes Robyn's email was hacked
Four children, including two who were the subject of an Amber Alert out of Tennessee, were among seven found safe Tuesday along with their alleged abductor, police said.
Kate McCann talks about the search for her missing daughter in a new book released Thursday
Four years after the disappearance of Madeleine McCann, a British toddler who went missing in Portugal, her parents have written a book detailing their account of that horrible night.
State police are searching Tuesday for two missing children after finding the bodies of two people in a home in south central Kentucky.
The family of an American college student who has been missing for more than a week in Madrid has hired private investigators from California to help search for him, the student's father told CNN on Monday.
Friends of an American college student who has been missing for a week in Madrid searched for him Saturday near a discotheque where he was last seen.
The mysterious disappearance of a western Michigan woman, described by friends and police as affable and a doting mother, prompted local authorities on Thursday to solicit help from state police and others as they desperately searched for answers.
The stepmother of a disabled girl whose remains were found after she went missing in North Carolina has been indicted on a bigamy charge.
The stepmother of Zahra Baker claims that her biological father, Adam Baker, dismembered the child's body.
The father of a 12-year-old Virginia girl, who police say was abducted and taken on a week-long, cross-country trek by the man considered a prime suspect in her mother's death, on Monday thanked law enforcement, the media and the California woman who alerted police after spotting the girl.
The father of Brittany Smith, the 12-year-old Virginia girl missing since December 4, says her recovery is a miracle.
A missing Virginia girl and her alleged abductor were panhandling outside a San Francisco supermarket when someone nearby spotted them on Friday and alerted law enforcement, police said.
People from Florida to Ohio are being asked to help track down 12-year-old Brittany Mae Smith and her alleged abductor, Jeffrey Scott Easley, who was her dead mother's boyfriend.
Cops have released a surveillance image from a Va. Wal-Mart they say is Jeffrey Easley and 12-year-old Brittany Smith.
Authorities say a piece of jawbone found in Aruba does not belong to missing Alabama teen Natalee Holloway.
The piece of jawbone found on a beach in Aruba this month is human, but is not that of long-missing Alabama teenager Natalee Holloway, Aruban prosecutors said Tuesday.
Brian David Mitchell will stand trial for allegedly kidnapping Elizabeth Smart from her Salt Lake City home in 2002.
HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell brings you the stories of five parents whose children were abducted.
Police on Monday confirmed that a prosthetic leg discovered last week in a brushy area off a North Carolina road belongs to a missing 10-year-old girl.
On HLN, a tearful chief of police explains a N.C. Amber Alert for a missing 10-year-old is now a homicide investigation.
Authorities said Sunday that "a stranger abduction is less likely than once anticipated" in the case of a missing 10-year-old North Carolina girl.
The husband of a Texas woman missing since March has a "watertight alibi," his lawyer tells HLN's Jane Velez-Mitchell.
The husband of a Texas woman missing since March has a "completely watertight alibi" on the day his estranged wife disappeared, his lawyer said Wednesday.
Police say a 4-year-old Arizona boy reported missing was found by horseback riders Monday after an 18-hour search.
The mother of 19-year-old Brittney Kustes says finding her daughter was "truly a blessing."
A 19-year-old Kentucky woman missing for two weeks has been found, and police are searching for a registered sex offender believed to be involved in her disappearance, authorities said Monday.
Authorities in Arizona now believe that 2-year-old Syler Newton, who went missing July 24th, is dead.
A 19-year-old Kentucky woman who has been missing for more than a week is believed to be with a registered sex offender who has a history of kidnapping and unlawful confinement, authorities said Tuesday.
The search for a missing 7-year-old Oregon boy is now in its fifth day.
The Natalee Holloway Resource Center opens to provide families of missing persons help with managing their crisis.
Investigators are set to meet with Carlos Moreira who says he saw a blonde girl asleep in a van days after the British child went missing
The murder of 8-year-old Sandra Cantu in Tracy, California, has brought America's Amber Alert program under the microscope. Sandra vanished in broad daylight on March 27.
Ten months after a multimillion-dollar Florida lottery winner was last seen -- and two months after his family reported him missing -- police Wednesday said they feared for the worst.
The remains of an Oregon teenager missing for more than 25 years were recently identified by authorities, and police are looking into whether she might have been a victim of Gary Ridgway, known as the "Green River Killer."
Christine Belford agreed to let her ex-husband take their three daughters to Disney World for a two-week vacation. In August 2007, the Delaware mother kissed her little blond girls goodbye.
When their 19-year-old son, Jason, disappeared eight years ago, any concept of a normal life ceased for the Jolkowski family.
The FBI joins the search for graduate student Annie Marie Le who was last seen Tuesday
Producer Rupa Mikkilineni talks to Nicole Lapin about the 1979 disappearance of Etan Patz, the first missing child featured on a milk carton.
His was one of the first photos of a missing child to appear on a milk carton. Almost 30 years later, Etan Patz is still missing.
One year ago, a sheriff's dispatcher in Orange County, near Orlando, Florida, received a strange 911 call. A small child was missing -- and had been for a month.
Watch Oprah's interview with the parents of missing child Madeleine McCann on "The Oprah Winfrey Show," Monday May 4.
Just a day after the two-year anniversary of Madeleine's disappearance, her parents will appear on the talk show
The family of missing 5-year-old Haleigh Cummings asks for her safe return.
Police received a tip that babysitter Misty Croslin may not have been home when 5-year-old Haleigh Cummings went missing.
Police searching for a missing 5-year-old girl are investigating whether the woman who reported her gone was at home at the time the girl vanished, an officer working on the case said Wednesday.
Investigators are pursuing several new leads in the case of a missing 5-year-old girl in Florida, they said Tuesday.
The father of a missing 5-year-old Florida girl made a renewed plea Thursday for the return of his daughter.
Nancy Grace reports on a possible new witness in the Natalee Holloway disappearance.
The sister of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Hudson made an emotional appeal Saturday for the safe return of her 7-year-old son, who disappeared after a double shooting Friday on Chicago's South Side.
Prime News host Mike Galanos spars with a Casey Anthony defense spokesman over the media's handling of the case.
The mother of missing Florida toddler Caylee Anthony has pleaded not guilty to killing the 3-year-old, who has been missing since June.
The mother of a missing toddler on Monday was arrested in connection with an alleged theft from one of her friends, Florida authorities said.
Newly released evidence shows Madeleine McCann may have been taken for a pedophile ring. ITN's Juliet Bremner reports.
Nancy Grace reports on a new development in the case of a missing 2-year-old Florida girl.
Nancy Grace speaks to father of a missing 12-year-old Vermont girl. Police call her uncle a "person of interest."
The parents of Madeleine McCann still hope to find her alive. CNN's Emily Chang interviews them.
Portuguese police are still investigating Madeleine McCann's disappearance a year after the British toddler vanished without trace from a beach resort villa, a senior detective said on Saturday.
Madeleine McCann has become an icon for missing children, her parents said Friday on the eve of the anniversary of the British toddler's disappearance from a Portuguese holiday resort.
CNN's Paula Hancocks reports on the McCanns' call for a U.S.-style alert system for missing children across Europe.
A Dutch tourist may have seen missing British girl Madeleine McCann at a restaurant in France.
Newspapers apologize for reporting that the McCanns were behind their daughter Madeleine's disappearance.
A Dutch tourist says she recently spotted missing 4-year-old Madeleine McCann at a French restaurant near Montpellier, McCann family spokesman Clarence Mitchell said Wednesday.
The family of missing British child Madeleine McCann released two sketches Sunday of a man who may be linked to her disappearance last May from a holiday resort in Portugal.
The McCann family produces a sketch of a possible suspect in Madeline's disappearance. ITN's Harry Smith reports.
The parents of missing British girl Madeleine McCann have been named as prime suspects in the disappearance of their daughter, according to media reports.
International Correspondents looks at the media coverage of the Madeleine McCann?s disappearance.
Portuguese investigators head to Britain as a witness speaks out about Madeleine McCann. CNN's Emily Chang reports.
The father of Madeleine McCann has returned to his job as a cardiologist in central England, nearly six months after he stopped work to conduct a massive and public search for his missing daughter.
UPDATE: British and Spanish reporters claim to have found the girl that some believed might have been Madeleine McCann. London's Evening Standard says the girl is actually a 5-year-old from the village of Zinat in Morocco, the BBC reports. More to come...
The family of Madeleine McCann, the British girl who vanished in Portugal more than four months ago, will launch a massive advertising campaign aimed at keeping the search for her a public priority.
Emily Chang reports from Rothley, England, on the media encampment outside Madeleine McCann's home.
The mother of missing child Madeleine McCann has been named a suspect in her daughter's disappearance and could be arrested, a family spokeswoman said Friday.
The parents of missing child Madeleine McCann have launched a new channel on YouTube to allow people to post videos, images and information about their missing children.
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