Missing Persons

Behind bars, far away, or six feet under; the people that are gone and the loved ones still looking for them.

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Babies For Sale: The Secret Adoptions That Haunt One Georgia Town

In midcentury Appalachia, an intrepid doctor sold newborns to desperate couples. Today they’re all grown up, and seeking answers.

The Body Behind the Little White Church

A 25-year-old woman goes missing for eight days. When her body is finally found, a tiny Appalachian town is rocked by shocking secrets of infidelity, polygamy and murder.

Planning My Father-Daughter Dance Without My Dad

Each day my perfect trip down the aisle grows closer, my mind wanders ever closer to my father, who, even in death, is teaching me that grief doesn’t have to overshadow joy.

Can DIY Flipbooks Become the YouTube of Prisons?

When a five-decade sentence puts bars between a friendship, one couple dreams up a low-tech way for inmates to experience those magical moments the rest of us take for granted.

How One American Citizen Was Forcibly Drafted Into the South Korean Army

Illinois-born Young Chun thought a stint teaching English in Korea would be a quick and easy way to pay off his mounting post-college debt. He could not have been more wrong.