| Jul 18, 2013
| 1:55 PM
ROME -- A former CIA base chief in Italy who was convicted in absentia in the kidnapping of an Egyptian cleric from the streets of Milan, has been arrested, an Italian Justice Ministry official said Thursday.
The official, who spoke on condition of...
| Jul 21, 2013
| 2:45 PM
BEIRUT — A rebel group in Syria with links to Al Qaeda was reported Sunday to have released hundreds of kidnapped Kurdish civilians after clashes with Kurdish militiamen that reflected the increasingly open hostility among armed factions in rebel-...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 1:12 PM
For years, German-born Christian Karl Gerhartsreiter had convinced his people, his wife included, that he was Clark Rockefeller, a member of the billionaire family and New England high society. He had convinced others he was Christopher Crowe, an East...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 11:07 AM
Officials charged a Cleveland-area man Monday with kidnapping and murdering three women whose decomposing bodies were found curled up and wrapped in plastic garbage bags in a suburb of the city over the weekend.
Michael Madison, 35, a registered sex...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 8:03 AM
Jose Perez, working for his father's swimming pool business, was digging into the backyard of a San Marino home in 1994 when he made a grisly discovery: human bones wrapped in plastic and buried several feet underground. Nearly two decades......
| Jul 26, 2013
| 8:28 AM
Ariel Castro agreed Friday to plead guilty in a Cleveland court to kidnapping and raping three women during a decade of captivity as part of deal that will spare him the death penalty but keep him in prison for the rest of his life.
[Updated at 9:17 a....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 6:25 PM
Rapper Nelly brought kidnapping victim Amanda Berry out onstage at a Cleveland concert just one day after her captor Ariel Castro pleaded guilty to 937 counts of criminal behavior.
The "Hot in Herre" rapper was performing during RoverFest in the city's...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:59 PM
Los Angeles police Thursday night were seeking the public's help in tracking down three suspects who kidnapped and robbed a man in Hollywood.
The victim was sitting in his parked car in the 8000 block of Carlton Way on July 23 when a white Chevy van...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 10:31 AM
In her first interview since her abduction earlier this month, San Diego County teen Hannah Anderson said she's "hanging in there," admitting things have been "kinda hard."
The 16-year-old told NBC News her kidnapping, along with the slayings of her...
| Aug 23, 2013
| 12:50 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Police here were continuing their investigation into what they termed “one of the major domestic terrorism threats in the United States today” after the arrest of two people accused of plotting to kidnap and kill law enforcement...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 11:16 AM
A memorial service was held Saturday for the mother and brother of kidnapped teen Hannah Anderson, who was rescued two weeks ago by the FBI in the forest of southern Idaho.
The service for Christina Anderson, 44, and Ethan Anderson, 8, was held at the...