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US Family Pleads for Hostage Daughter's Release
The family of Caitlin Coleman prepares to spend yet another Christmas without their daughter, who was taken by the Afghan Taliban while pregnant more than four years ago.
Pressure on Obama to Grant Last-Minute Pardons, Commutations
Under increasing pressure to free convicts as a last act, President Barack Obama is planning at least one more batch of pardons and commutations before leaving office in two weeks, but don't expect many famous offenders to make the list
US Hostages' Family Pin Hopes For Release on President-Elect Trump
The parents of a young American being held hostage with her two children by the Taliban say that they are praying President-elect Donald Trump’s deal-making expertise will win their loved ones' freedom if President Obama doesn't succeed before he leaves office next month. Jim and Lyn Coleman are
American Hostage of Taliban Appears in New Video
A Pennsylvania woman held by the Taliban since 2012 appeared in a new video posted online today, looking dazed but healthy with her Canadian husband and saying their captors will kill the couple if the Afghanistan government doesn't stop executing militant prisoners. The 2 1/2-minute video with
Emails Show ISIS Appeared Eager to Release Kayla Mueller for Ransom, Expert Says
Even after a failed U.S. Special Forces hostage rescue mission in Syria, the launch of hundreds of coalition airstrikes and the subsequent video beheadings of three hostages, ISIS offered hope to Carl and Marsha Mueller that made them believe paying a ransom could still bring their captive daughter
Kayla Mueller Part 5: Kayla's Sacrifice Allows Sex Slave to Escape
Even after being raped by ISIS leader, Kayla foregoes her chance to run to save others.
Bowe Bergdahl's Lawyers Seek to Have Case Dismissed
The Army sergeant faces potential life in prison after walking away from his post in Afghanistan, a move that led to his capture by the Taliban.
FBI Investigates Possible ISIS-Inspired Knife Attack in Virginia
Wasil Farooqui, 20, was arrested Saturday by Roanoke County Police on charges of assault with malicious wounding.
Parents of American Held Hostage by Taliban Say She’s Had Second Child in Captivity
The parents of an American woman held hostage for almost four years in South Asia by Islamist militants said today that their daughter has given birth to a second son in captivity. James Coleman and his wife Lynda of Stewartstown, Penn., revealed that a second grandchild was born to their daughter