| Dec 1, 2013
| 7:49 PM
MEXICO CITY — To President Enrique Peña Nieto's supporters, his first year in office has been a time of bold promises kept as he pursues an ambitious agenda of reforms designed, in the long term, to bring peace and economic growth to Mexico.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 3:05 PM
The third and final defendant in the Marriottsville shooting pleaded guilty on Monday in connection with the kidnapping and execution-style shooting of a 15-year-old boy in a Howard County field in 2012.
Laura Christian Karr, 26, of the 400 block of...
| Dec 3, 2013
| 9:00 PM
Law enforcement authorities Tuesday night were looking for 39-year-old woman suspected of kidnapping her 10-year-old boy outside his Palmdale foster home.
Nisshawn Murphy was ordered by a court to relinquish her parental right because she has several...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:47 AM
A 39-year-old woman who allegedly kidnapped her three children remained at large Thursday, a day after the siblings were found safe.
Nisshawn Murphy was being sought after she failed to heed a judge's order to relinquish custody of her children due to...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:50 PM
BEIRUT — Syrian rebels are demanding the release of 1,000 female government detainees in exchange for the freedom of a group of Greek Orthodox nuns being held by opposition forces, according to an account published Friday in a pan-Arab newspaper....
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:11 AM
TUCSON -- A couple accused of imprisoning three sisters for up to two years in their bedrooms will go straight to trial, Pima County Attorney officials announced Tuesday.
A Pima County Grand Jury indicted Sophia and Fernando Richter, the girls'...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:11 PM
BEIRUT -- A prominent Syrian opposition activist lawyer, Razan Zeitouneh, and three of her colleagues have been kidnapped in a mostly rebel-controlled suburb of Damascus, according to fellow activists and media accounts Tuesday.
| Dec 14, 2013
| 2:49 PM
Two men, including a dining hall employee, were charged with aggravated robbery after a cafeteria manager at Loyola University Chicago was held at gunpoint early Friday and forced to hand over money from a safe, police and prosecutors said.
| Oct 29, 2013
| 9:35 AM
A kidnapping that started in Lakeland ended when the suspect shot at police before killing himself on Interstate 95 in Brevard County.
Lakeland police say 28-year-old Brett Lee Curtis allegedly kidnapped his ex-girlfriend, 26-year-old Elizabeth Rae...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Parents in south suburban Orland Hills were watchful as school let out this afternoon, after a 12-year-old girl said she was beaten by masked men who tried to abduct her as she walked home from her bus stop on Monday.
Reports the girl had been...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:00 PM
A 25-year-old man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly attempted to kidnap a teenage girl in Ontario while his 3 1/2-year-old son was in the back seat, police said.
The suspect, identified as Jonathan Medina of Ontario, allegedly drove up and...