These 3 people are being sought for stealing a car in Hillsboro that had a 2-year-old in the backseat. The boy was found unharmed (Hillsboro PD)

Child in backseat of stolen car unharmed

A child strapped into a car seat was briefly taken by three people who stole the car while it idled in front of a store at the Sunset Esplan…

In this Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 photo provided by Johnny Nguyen, Portland police Sgt. Bret Barnum, left, and Devonte Hart, 12, hug at a rally in Portland, Ore., where people had gathered in support of the protests in Ferguson, Mo. (AP Photo/Johnny Huu Nguyen)

Photos: The lasting images of 2014

In a world growing more fragmented with every passing year, here are the stories that captured the world’s attention in 2014.