publication date: Monday, January 14, 2019 (part of Winter 2019)

category: Victims

clue: After 88 days, the prayers of this Wisconsin girl's mournful family were answered.

explanation: Closs escaped in January 2019 after being abducted from her home in October 2018 by a man who killed her parents to get her. more…

difficulty: easy

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Richard Slominsky, and Stan Iwanchuk


Similar Goos

JonBenét Ramsey

That little John girl looks good in death... I mean, a dress. Go »

Kamala Harris

Now that she's in the race, California's former top cop might arrest Trump's progress in 2020. Go »

Mike Trout

Something is kind of fishy about him being the center of attention among his heavenly teammates. Go »

Warren Zevon

I hope you're enjoying that sandwich. That might be a bad example. Oh well, my ride to dancing school is here. Strike up the band! Go »

Nathaniel Ayers

Two violin strings and a statue of Beethoven led to this musician's notoriety in a series of newspaper columns and a movie that changed his life. Go »

Brian Jones

He founded one of the world's biggest "rock" bands, and he didn't have long to regret being fired by them. Go »