| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:40 AM
For nearly three decades a 45-year-old Broward woman lived with the worst of secrets: her abduction and rape by two men at age 16.
Now, as her own daughter turned 16, she summoned the courage to ask police, yet again, whether her assailants had ever been...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Beneath the wheat and watermelon fields surrounding this farm community just outside the Gaza Strip lies a threat that helps explain the overwhelming public support in Israel for the war against the Palestinian militant group Hamas.
A little over a week...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 11:31 AM
Thirty-five years after a 12-year-old girl was abducted off the streets of Huntington Beach and murdered in the foothills above Pasadena, leaders in the beach city are exploring building a memorial to the girl.
Robin Samsoe was abducted in 1979 as she...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:33 AM
A 21-year-old San Diego man is facing carjacking, kidnapping and other charges after he hopped into the empty driver's seat of a van, but was then dragged out and subdued by an angry group of bystanders in the City Heights neighborhood.
| Jul 16, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Three men said to be members of a Mexican drug organization have been accused of kidnapping for ransom a South Carolina man who allegedly owed them $200,000 in marijuana, according to court documents.
Ruben Ceja-Rangel, 57, Luis Castro Villeda, 22,...
| Jul 16, 2014
| 7:28 PM
FBI agents collected evidence at an Upper Saucon Township home Wednesday following a late morning home invasion, robbery and possible abduction there, police said.
Upper Saucon police Chief Robert Coyle said a woman and several men burst into the large...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Fighting resumed in the Gaza Strip on Thursday after a short and mostly observed humanitarian truce expired, with a fresh volley of rockets from militants and airstrikes by the Israelis amid a flurry of unconfirmed reports a comprehensive cease-fire was...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 3:18 PM
A 5-year-old Kansas girl who was kidnapped on Friday night died in a gun battle between police and her abductor following a high-speed chase, police said on Saturday.
"The matter unfolded quite rapidly," said Leavenworth Police Chief Patrick Kitchens,"...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The surviving suspect in the deadly Stockton bank robbery is facing 35 felony counts, including three counts of murder and 23 counts of attempted murder in connection with the dramatic incident.
A 45-page criminal complaint filed by the San Joaquin...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Violent protests sparked by the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teenager spread to Arab villages in Israel on Saturday, presenting a new challenge to the government of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Israel has stayed silent on the...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Israel has arrested six Jewish suspects in the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teenager whose death sparked violent protests in Jerusalem and Israeli Arab towns, a security source said on Sunday.
With tensions high along the Gaza border, Israel...