- Man pleads not guilty to teen's kidnap-rape Updated: Apr-18-14 6:08 pm
- Officials: 24 more abducted Nigerian students free Updated: Apr-18-14 4:46 pm
- Man accused of attacking ex-girlfriend in her home Updated: Apr-18-14 3:59 pm
- Murder suspect wants statements thrown out Updated: Apr-18-14 2:16 pm
- Minnesota kidnap suspect caught after Calif. chase Updated: Apr-17-14 11:53 pm
- Prosecutor: No charges in fake Wash. abduction Updated: Apr-17-14 11:52 pm
- Wash. police investigate alleged abduction Updated: Apr-17-14 10:29 pm
- Bessemer jail inmate found dead inside cell Updated: Apr-17-14 6:05 pm
- French military frees 5 aid workers in N Mali Updated: Apr-17-14 5:16 pm
- FBI: Another arrest made in NC kidnapping case Updated: Apr-17-14 4:58 pm
- Central Pa. woman sentenced for fake kidnapping Updated: Apr-17-14 2:41 pm
- Police: E. Idaho man kidnapped estranged wife Updated: Apr-17-14 11:01 am
- Case of man who killed kidnapper before grand jury Updated: Apr-17-14 10:16 am
- Mandan police say Lincoln woman wasn't abducted Updated: Apr-17-14 5:04 am
- Suspect in Minn. home invasion arrested in ND Updated: Apr-16-14 9:27 pm
- 20 killed as Islamic extremists rampage in Nigeria Updated: Apr-16-14 7:40 pm
- Fake abduction in park outrages many in Sequim Updated: Apr-16-14 12:37 pm
- Los Lunas police: Man tried to abduct young girl Updated: Apr-16-14 12:22 pm
- N. Idaho kidnapper gets life sentence Updated: Apr-16-14 12:19 pm
- Violence surges from Islamic uprising in Nigeria Updated: Apr-15-14 4:52 pm
- Man charged with assault, attempted kidnapping Updated: Apr-15-14 4:28 pm
- Gunmen abduct Jordanian ambassador in Libya Updated: Apr-15-14 10:02 am
- Okla. couple sentenced in Ark. kidnapping death Updated: Apr-14-14 4:52 pm
- Venezuelan journalist freed 8 days after kidnap Updated: Apr-14-14 2:47 pm
- 2 Iowans held in abduction of man found in trunk Updated: Apr-14-14 7:41 am
LOS ANGELES - A man has pleaded not guilty to charges that he kidnapped a 16-year-old Los Angeles girl as she walked home from school, raped her, then doused her with gas and tried to set her on fire.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria - Twenty-four more Nigerian schoolgirls abducted by Islamic extremists have escaped and 85 still are missing, an education official said Friday.
MOORHEAD, Minnesota - Bail has been set for a man accused of breaking into a home in western Minnesota and trying to kidnap his ex-girlfriend.
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - An attorney for a Springfield man suspected of kidnapping and killing a 10-year-old girl want statements he made to police after his arrest to be suppressed.
LOS ANGELES - A kidnapping suspect from Minnesota has been arrested after leading police on a car chase into downtown Los Angeles where he escaped officers on foot.
SEQUIM, Washington - No charges are planned against twin brothers who say they're responsible for staging a fake child abduction in a park that terrified onlookers who thought it was real, a prosecutor said Thursday.
MILTON, Washington - Police in Milton, Washington, say a 19-year-old woman has reported she was abducted from a check-cashing store and held captive for two days before she managed to jump into a stranger's car at a fast-food drive-thru and plead for help.
BESSEMER, Alabama - Bessemer police say an inmate accused of stabbing another man and kidnapping his wife has been found dead in the Bessemer City Jail.
PARIS - French special forces backed by helicopters led a pre-dawn operation in northern Mail Thursday and freed five humanitarian aid workers who had been held captive by a "terrorist group" - killing about 10 of the alleged militants, officials said.
ATLANTA - Another arrest was made in the kidnapping of a North Carolina prosecutor's father, federal investigators said Thursday.
LANCASTER, Pennsylvania - A central Pennsylvania woman is going to prison for faking her own kidnapping at a Lancaster park last spring.
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho - An eastern Idaho man police say kidnapped and choked his estranged wife faces second-degree kidnapping and attempted strangulation charges.
LAFAYETTE, Louisiana - A Lafayette Parish grand jury will decide next week whether to charge the man who in November shot to death a kidnapper who abducted his cousin.
MANDAN, North Dakota - Police say a Lincoln woman was not assaulted and brought to Mandan against her will.
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A Morgantown, West Virginia, man has been arrested near Bismarck in connection with a home invasion in Minnesota.
ABUJA, Nigeria - Suspected Islamic militants have struck for a fourth time in three days in Nigeria, killing 20 people including a traditional ruler in attacks in the northeast, local government and security officials said Wednesday.
SEQUIM, Washington - Police are investigating possible charges against people who staged a fake kidnapping in a park, terrifying parents and children who thought it was real.
LOS LUNAS, New Mexico - Los Lunas police say they have little information so far to go on as they try to find a suspect in a reported attempt to abduct a 7-year-old girl.
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho - A 58-year-old homeless man who kidnapped a Rathdrum woman in northern Idaho has been sentenced to life in prison.
LAGOS, Nigeria - Suspected Muslim extremists kidnapped about 100 girls Tuesday from a school in northeastern Nigeria, less than a day after militants bombed a bus station and killed 75 people in the capital - a surge of violence that raised new doubts about the military's ability to contain an Islamic uprising.
BILLINGS, Montana - The son of a man who drowned while ice fishing on Fort Peck Lake in January is charged with confronting his father's fishing buddy and threatening to kill him.
TRIPOLI, Libya - Masked gunmen abducted the Jordanian ambassador in the Libyan capital early Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a wave of abductions in the North African nation still plagued by lawlessness more than two years after the ouster of dictator Moammar Gadhafi.
TEXARKANA, Arkansas - An Oklahoma couple has been sentenced to 60 years in prison in Arkansas for a kidnapping that ended with a man dead in 2011.
CARACAS, Venezuela - A Venezuelan journalist was freed Monday, eight days after she was kidnapped by masked men in front of her house.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Two Des Moines residents have been arrested in the kidnapping and beating of a man found in the trunk of a car.