Here is some background information about missing children in the United States. There are several different types of missing children: runaways, family abductions, lost or "thrown away" and non-family abductions. Recent advances in technology, communications through public alerts and greater cooperation from law enforcement have helped solve many cases quickly.
Prison life won't be pretty for Aaron Hernandez, the NFL football player and convicted murderer sentenced to life without parole. He will be shipped to Massachusetts' flagship maximum-security prison that's one of the most high-tech jails in the United States with no history of breakouts: the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, about 40 miles outside downtown Boston.
Supervisors at the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office were told to forge Robert Bates' training records, and when three of them refused to sign off, they were reassigned to less desirable assignments, the Tulsa World reported.
Though she certainly wouldn't have called herself one at the time, Bettina Hager suspects she was a feminist by age 6 or 7. She knew she was "supposed to like" pink and instead announced to anyone who'd listen that her favorite color was navy blue. She loved math and was hell-bent on running faster than boys.