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Ohio Dad Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping Son Who Discovered His Abduction While Applying to College

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Ohio Dad Pleads Guilty to Kidnapping Son Who Discovered His Abduction While Applying to College

Originally posted 03/15/2016 12:10PM

An Ohio man pleaded guilty on Monday to kidnapping his son away from his mother in 2002 and living with him for 13 years under false identities, according to a statement from the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty.

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Richard Simmons, 67, Denies He Is Being Held Against His Will and Vows to Make a Comeback: 'You Haven't Seen the Last of Me'

Richard Simmons, 67, Denies He Is Being Held Against His Will and Vows to Make a Comeback: 'You Haven't Seen the Last of Me'

Originally posted 03/14/2016 08:15AM

Iconic fitness instructor Richard Simmons is denying rumors that he is being held against his will inside his home – and is vowing to make a comeback.

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2 Sisters Found a Year After They Disappeared, Family Friend Charged with Kidnapping

Originally posted 03/11/2016 09:45AM

Two teenage sisters in upstate New York have been found almost a year after they went missing, and a woman described as a "family acquaintance" has been charged with kidnapping them, PEOPLE confirms.

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Jaycee Lee Dugard Announces New Memoir Freedom: My Book of Firsts About Life After Captivity

Jaycee Lee Dugard Announces New Memoir Freedom: My Book of Firsts About Life After Captivity

Originally posted 03/01/2016 12:55PM

Jaycee Lee Dugard has been free for just six years after spending nearly two decades in captivity.

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Hunt for Modern-Day 'Bonnie and Clyde' Couple Accused of Kidnapping and Other Crimes Ends With Man Dead and Woman in Custody

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Hunt for Modern-Day 'Bonnie and Clyde' Couple Accused of Kidnapping and Other Crimes Ends With Man Dead and Woman in Custody

Originally posted 02/05/2016 10:55AM

The search for a "Bonnie and Clyde" couple accused of a multi-state crime spree ended on Friday in Florida with the death of the man and the arrest of the woman, PEOPLE confirms.

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Florida Couple Arrested for Allegedly Holding Woman Hostage For 5 Days While Man Raped Her

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Florida Couple Arrested for Allegedly Holding Woman Hostage For 5 Days While Man Raped Her

Originally posted 02/03/2016 11:20AM

Florida police have arrested a man and woman who allegedly held a woman hostage over a five-day period, during which the man raped her, PEOPLE confirms.

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Second Virginia Tech Student Charged in Alleged Abduction and Murder of 13-Year-Old Girl Found Dead on Roadside

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Second Virginia Tech Student Charged in Alleged Abduction and Murder of 13-Year-Old Girl Found Dead on Roadside

Originally posted 02/01/2016 09:55AM

Virginia police have arrested a second Virginia Tech student in connection with the death of a teenage girl who went missing from her home last week, PEOPLE confirms.

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Couple Get 880 Years in Jail for Kidnapping and Abusing Amish Girls in Upstate New York

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Couple Get 880 Years in Jail for Kidnapping and Abusing Amish Girls in Upstate New York

Originally posted 12/18/2015 11:15PM

A couple in upstate New York received a total of 880 years in prison Thursday for sexually exploiting six young girls, including two Amish sisters they kidnapped from their family's roadside farm stand last year.

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Manhunt Underway for Man Accused of Killing Ex-Girlfriend Who Made Frantic 911 Call Before She Was Found Dead in Her Trunk

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Manhunt Underway for Man Accused of Killing Ex-Girlfriend Who Made Frantic 911 Call Before She Was Found Dead in Her Trunk

Originally posted 12/18/2015 11:05AM

A manhunt is underway in Florida for a 62-year-old man who's accused of kidnapping and killing his ex-girlfriend, PEOPLE confirms.

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Rabbi Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Torturing Jewish Men Until They Agreed to Divorce Their Wives

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Rabbi Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Torturing Jewish Men Until They Agreed to Divorce Their Wives

Originally posted 12/16/2015 02:30PM

A New Jersey court sentenced a rabbi to 10 years in prison on Tuesday for his role in kidnapping Orthodox Jewish men and torturing them until they agreed to divorce their wives, PEOPLE confirms.

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