US Hikers Released News
Four Famous Cases of Americans Accused of Espionage
Timothy Tracy must be going through some tough times right now. The 35-year-old filmmaker from Hollywood, California, was arrested in Venezuela on Wednesday just as he was leaving the country. Tracy was apparently in Venezuela to make a documentary. But he is being accused by the Venezuelan
U.S. Hikers Imprisoned in Iran Wed
Sarah Shourd and Shane Bauer, two Americans arrested and imprisoned in 2009 for hiking near the Iraq-Iran border, got married today in an undisclosed location in California. Bauer proposed to Shourd while they were imprisoned in Iran’s notorious Evin Prison, having woven together a ring...
Freed Hikers Discuss Life in Iranian Prison
Freed U.S. hikers Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer told reporters gathered at a New York hotel that they were so isolated in the Iranian prison where they were held for over two years that they didn't know they were being freed until minutes before their release last week. Now that they are back on
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Hikers Return to the U.S.: 'We Were Held Hostage'
The Two Men Were Greeted in Oman by Their Families and Are Now Heading Home
After Hikers' Release, U.S. Pressures Iran on Other Missing American
After more than four years of negotiating for information about the disappearance of U.S. citizen and former FBI agent Robert Levinson during a business trip on Iran's southern coast, U.S. officials are hopeful this week's release of two American hikers will now shine a spotlight on the cold case.
Today In Pictures: Sept. 22, 2011
Minister Lynn Hopkins, left, comforts her partner Carolyn Bond after hearing that the U.S. Supreme Court rejected a last minute plea of Georgia death row inmate Troy Davis in Jackson, Ga., Sept. 21, 2011. Davis was pronounced dead at 11:08 p.m. Wednesday after being executed...
Obama ‘Thrilled’ US Hikers Have Been Freed From Iran
President Obama said today that the release of the two American hikers imprisoned in Iran for the past two years was “wonderful, wonderful news.” “We are thrilled. And I could not feel better for the families and those moms we’ve been in close contact with,”...
Behind the Scenes at ‘GMA’: We’re ‘All Shook Up’!
Our “GMA” overnight team spent the night tracking what looked like the imminent release of Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal. As we counted down to air, the two Americans jailed as spies in Iran for the past two years were finally set to go free. In George’s...
The Global Note: Hikers Free…Obama & The World…Typhoon Slams Japan…Jack The Ripper
FINALLY FREE? -BREAKING…It appears that after more than two years – and then a wrenching week of on-again, off-again news about a potential release, Americans Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal will be freed from Tehran’s Evin Prison today – the expectation (ours and their families’)...