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Stories with subject: Prisoner exchange
  • Reporter jailed in Iran to spend year as Harvard fellow 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 7:43 pm

    CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts - The Washington Post reporter who was detained for more than 18 months in Iran after being accused of espionage will spend the coming year at Harvard University as a Nieman journalism fellow.

  • US to states: Make it easier for ex-prisoners to obtain IDs story has photos
    Updated: Apr-25-16 6:19 pm

    WASHINGTON - States should make it easier for convicted felons to obtain state-issued identification after they get out of prison, Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Monday in announcing a set of measures aimed at helping smooth the return to society for the hundreds of thousands of inmates released each year.

  • After 65 years, soldier's remains return from Korea to Miss 
    Updated: Apr-17-16 6:49 pm

    BATON ROUGE, Louisiana - Roy Evans tried to join the Army in the early 1950s so he could hunt for his older brother's body in Korea. The Army wouldn't let him. Now, 65 years after Cpl. Dudley L. Evans went missing in action, his remains are going home to Mississippi.

  • Iranian official hints at new US prisoner exchange 
    Updated: Apr-10-16 11:01 am

    TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's judiciary spokesman has raised the possibility of a prisoner exchange involving two U.S.-Iranian citizens and an Iranian consultant to the U.N. arrested in the United States.