U.S. Hikers Spend 444th Day in Prison in Iran

American hikers Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer spent day 444 in detention in Iran like the previous 443, in a special section of Tehran's Evin prison, separated from the other prisoners. 444 days has long symbolized the U.S. embassy hostage crisis, when, from Nov. 4, 1979, to Jan. 20, 1981, armed Iranian students held 52 Americans hostage after seizing the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. Fattal's brother Alex said it's a milestone the hikers and their families never expected to reach. But it's now clear...Full Story
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