| Nov 28, 2013
| 2:55 PM
Authorities are seeking the public’s help to locate a parolee with mental health problems suspected of kidnapping his two children Wednesday night.
Charles Baines, 36, has a shaved head and the words “Drug Cartel” tattooed on his...
| 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 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....
| 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...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 5:38 PM
JOHANNESBURG, South Africa--Two French journalists were kidnapped and killed in northern Mali on Saturday, just days after four French hostages were freed in Niger.
The French Foreign Ministry confirmed the deaths of Ghislaine Dupont, 51, and Claude...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 7:16 AM
The SUV listed in a statewide Amber Alert issued Wednesday for a Bay Area baby allegedly abducted by his father may have been spotted in San Diego, authorities said.
Authorities believe 22-year-old Mesut Guler, of Sunnyvale, abducted his 2-week-old...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 9:51 AM
Officials say more sightings of the SUV belonging to a man believed to have abducted a Bay Area infant, prompting a statewide Amber Alert, were reported in San Diego Wednesday.
Authorities are searching for 2-week-old Henry Guler-Romero, who was...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Two men were arrested Thursday on suspicion that they kidnapped a Lancaster teen who was then tortured with lighted cigarettes, cut with Samurai swords and beaten, authorities said.
The victim, identified only as an 18-year-old man, was abducted Sept....
| Nov 8, 2013
| 7:01 PM
Two men and a woman were arrested this week on kidnapping and torture charges for burning the owner of a lucrative medical marijuana dispensary with a blowtorch, then cutting off his penis in an attempt to force him to disclose where he supposedly had...