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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 4: Ransom Deadline Approaches
Reporter: It was two years ago this summer that Americans were hearing about Isis for the first time, as its leader Abu Bakr Al baghdadi emerged from the shadows, presenting a threat that was now greater than Al Qaeda. But there was no mention in the news of the American hostages, Kayla Mueller,
President Obama Broke Promise for Charity Donation, ISIS Hostage Family Says
President Obama will make a financial contribution to a memorial foundation for slain ISIS hostage Kayla Mueller, the White House said today, but a spokesperson couldn’t explain why he hasn’t donated in the 17 months since her parents say he made a heartfelt pledge to them. Obama spokesperson Josh
Kayla Mueller in Captivity: Courage, Selflessness as She Defended Christian Faith to ISIS Executioner 'Jihadi John'
American hostage Kayla Mueller was tortured, verbally abused, forced into slave labor for ISIS commanders in Syria and raped by the group’s top leader, but her fellow hostages say she never surrendered hope, selflessly put the welfare of fellow captives above her own and even stood up to
Book Excerpt: 'The ISIS Hostage: One Man’s True Story of 13 Months in Captivity'
A new book published this month is a dramatic account of the kidnapping and torture of Danish freelance photographer, Daniel Rye Ottosen, held hostage by ISIS in a Syrian oil refinery-turned-prison in one small room with Americans James Foley , Steven Sotloff and Petter Kassig and next to American
TIMELINE: Kayla Mueller in ISIS Captivity
American aid worker Kayla Mueller , 26, was kidnapped by the terror group ISIS in Syria in 2013 and held until she was killed 18 months later. A new investigation by ABC News' "20/20" reveals for the first time the behind-the-scenes struggle to get Kayla back and how Kayla's parents say they felt
ISIS 2 Years Later: From 'JV Team' to International Killers
The deadly attack in the Istanbul airport late Tuesday, suspected to be the work of the ISIS , comes as the terror group today marks the two year anniversary of the declaration of its Islamic “caliphate,” or kingdom. In that time the group has gone from obscurity, mocked by President Obama as a
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New Photos Show 'Jihadi John' Unmasked in Warzone
Two new photographs of “ Jihadi John ” surfaced online today, showing the ISIS executioner in a warzone but without his infamous black mask. “Jihadi John,” identified as British national Mohammed Emwazi, was confirmed dead by the terror group in a magazine last week, felled by a drone strike on his
ISIS Confirms Death of 'Jihadi John' in U.S. Airstrike
ISIS says that its infamous executioner, known as " Jihadi John ," died in a U.S. airstrike targeting a car he was riding in Syria last year. "The car he was in was targeted in a strike by an unmanned drone in the city of ar-Raqqah, destroying the car and killing him instantly," an article on page