'Knock It Off': 99-Year-Old Gets 18-Year-Old Hostage Taker To Release HerDoris Wasden of Utah not only stood up to the criminal but was reportedly able to secure her own release during a tense standoff with police.
Multiple Delaware Prison Staff Members Reportedly Quit Since Fatal StandoffA total of 17 staff members have reportedly quit since the standoff.
1 Hostage Killed, 1 Seriously Wounded In Church In Northern FranceThe hostage-taking took place in a Catholic church in the town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray during morning Mass.
Suspect Taken Into Custody After Brief Standoff With Police In West PhiladelphiaPolice were called to the 4700 block of Melon Street around 6 a.m.
Police Investigating After 'Swatting' Incident At QVC HeadquartersWest Goshen police tell Eyewitness News that they responded to a report of a person with a gun inside the building holding hostages.
Hostages Held Captive By Fellow Firefighter Describe Frightening MomentsLogan says he was among four firefighters ordered onto the floor by Jordan, who fired a shot into the wall, six inches away, telling his hostages,"next time I won't miss."
Man Faces Numerous Charges After Trenton StandoffNumerous charges have been filed against a Trenton man who allegedly held his two young children and their mother hostage during a lengthy standoff at a city apartment building.
Police: Woman Escaped After Being Held Hostage, Beaten And Raped For Weeks 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.
New Jersey Police Warn Of Hostage ScamPolice in New Jersey are warning people about a scam where people claim to have kidnapped a family member for ransom.
Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy CrisisMissed 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.
US Hikers Who Were Held In Iran Marry In CaliforniaTwo 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.
Woman Held Hostage, Tortured In Philadelphia: PolicePolice say a woman from Pittsburgh was lured to Philadelphia and then later held hostage, beaten and set on fire by people she lived with.