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Man Who Buried 26 Schoolchildren Alive Gets Parole Almost 40 Years Later

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UpdatePosted 04/03/2015 09:20AM

Man Who Buried 26 Schoolchildren Alive Gets Parole Almost 40 Years Later

Originally posted 04/02/2015 11:00AM

One of three men who kidnapped 26 schoolchildren and their bus driver, then buried them alive in an underground bunker, was granted parole after nearly 40 years in prison.

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California Woman Found Safe, Police Eye Her and Boyfriend in Kidnapping Hoax

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California Woman Found Safe, Police Eye Her and Boyfriend in Kidnapping Hoax

Originally posted 03/26/2015 05:30PM

A California couple are under investigation after seemingly plotting a fake kidnapping that garnered national attention before their plot was exposed.

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Minnesota Police Name Dad a Suspect in Disappearance of 10-Year-Old Son

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Minnesota Police Name Dad a Suspect in Disappearance of 10-Year-Old Son

Originally posted 03/24/2015 07:30PM

The father of a 10-year-old Minnesota boy missing since last Wednesday is now believed to have played a role in his disappearance, police say.

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Missouri Teen Arrested After Kidnapping 10-Year-Old He Had a Crush on, Police Say

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Missouri Teen Arrested After Kidnapping 10-Year-Old He Had a Crush on, Police Say

Originally posted 03/13/2015 01:30PM

A Missouri high school senior was arrested on Thursday after he abducted his friend's 10-year-old sister, with whom he was obsessed, police say.

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15-Year-Old Arrested in Connection with Washington State Toddler Kidnapping

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15-Year-Old Arrested in Connection with Washington State Toddler Kidnapping

Originally posted 03/12/2015 09:40AM

A 15-year-old boy was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the attempted kidnapping of a 22-month-old toddler in Washington State over the weekend.

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Teens Chase Down Man Who Abducted Washington State Toddler (VIDEO)

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Teens Chase Down Man Who Abducted Washington State Toddler (VIDEO)

Originally posted 03/11/2015 11:35AM

Two Washington State teenagers are being hailed as heroes for chasing down a man who tried to abduct a 22-month-old child on Sunday.

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How the FBI Saved Kidnapping Survivor Hannah Anderson

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How the FBI Saved Kidnapping Survivor Hannah Anderson

Originally posted 02/20/2015 04:45PM

It was a case that captivated the nation.

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Family of Missing Journalist Austin Tice Launches New Campaign Urging Son's Return

Family of Missing Journalist Austin Tice Launches New Campaign Urging Son's Return

Originally posted 02/11/2015 12:05PM

The family of Austin Tice, a former Marine and freelance journalist who went missing in Syria in 2012, is working to create renewed awareness of his plight and to urge U.S. authorities to bring him home.

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New Jersey Man Pulled Over for Routine Traffic Stop, Police Find 2 Kidnapped Men In His Car

New Jersey Man Pulled Over for Routine Traffic Stop, Police Find 2 Kidnapped Men In His Car

Originally posted 01/26/2015 11:45AM

During a routine traffic stop on the George Washington Bridge that connect New York to New Jersey, police found two kidnapping victims in the backseat of a car.

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Kidnapped Photojournalist Luke Somers Killed in Failed Rescue Attempt in Yemen

Kidnapped Photojournalist Luke Somers Killed in Failed Rescue Attempt in Yemen

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.

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