06:28 AM EDT 12/18/2014
Originally posted 12/06/2014 11:15AM
An American photojournalist and a South African teacher held by al-Qaida militants in Yemen were killed Saturday during a U.S.-led rescue operation that President Barack Obama said he ordered because of "imminent danger" to the U.S. hostage.
Originally posted 12/01/2014 08:45AM
Police found a 13-year-old Georgia boy hidden behind a false wall inside a home and arrested the boy's father and four other people who denied knowing anything about the teen, authorities said.
Originally posted 11/18/2014 10:00PM
A woman who fled with her 8-year-old daughter a decade ago during a custody dispute turned herself in Monday to face trial.
Originally posted 11/11/2014 06:00PM
When Stephanie Edson woke up at 4:07 on Friday morning, her suburban home near Salt Lake City was still. She hadn't heard any noises, yet she knew something was amiss.
Originally posted 11/05/2014 07:00AM
After a visit with her godson, Carlesha Freeland-Gaither rode the bus back to her Philadelphia neighborhood on Sunday night and was supposed to call her boyfriend to meet her for the final six-block walk to their home.
Originally posted 10/02/2014 10:35AM
A Texas girl reported kidnapped 12 years ago was found near Mexico City with her mother after authorities received a tip, and the mother was quickly flown to Texas and jailed on kidnapping charges, investigators said Wednesday.
Originally posted 08/27/2014 11:50AM
Family members and U.S. officials say the Islamic State militant group has been holding a young American woman hostage in Syria since last year.
Originally posted 08/16/2014 05:00PM
A couple accused of kidnapping two young Amish sisters were prowling for easy targets and may have also planned to abduct other children, a sheriff said Saturday.
Originally posted 08/13/2014 07:15AM
When Sunny, a 1-year-old Pomeranian, ran out of his Chicago backyard and into an alley, the pup's owner tried to chase after him, but the dog scampered away too fast. She caught up just in time to see a woman escaping with Sunny under her arm.
Originally posted 07/30/2014 07:00PM
Police are searching for a suspect in the slaying of a Michigan teen who was killed while walking her dog.
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