A man kidnapped a woman and held her captive inside a rooming house for three weeks, beating and sexually assaulting her until she escaped and made her way to a hospital, police said Friday.
Police in New Jersey are warning people about a scam where people claim to have kidnapped a family member for ransom.
Missed in all the controversy over Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark is Romney’s callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.
Two Americans who were detained and accused of spying after hiking near the Iraq-Iran border three years ago have been married in Northern California, a family friend said Sunday.
Police say a woman from Pittsburgh was lured to Philadelphia and then later held hostage, beaten and set on fire by people she lived with.
One of the two aid workers rescued by Navy SEALS in Somalia is a graduate of a small religious college in suburban Philadelphia and the head of the school says officials are grateful their prayers have been answered.
Police in Delaware County are searching for the armed gunman who reportedly held his ex-girlfriend and her 8-year-old son hostage Sunday morning.
Police in Philadelphia say a man was wounded in an exchange of gunfire after taking his estranged girlfriend hostage.