Displaying all articles tagged:


  1. war stories
    I Was an ISIS Hostage for 5 Months“They would come into our rooms and do things you can’t even imagine.”
  2. very sad and scary things
    3 Dead After Daylong Hostage Situation in Sydney Café [Updated]After 16 hours, the siege ended when police stormed the building.
  3. essay
    Abdul-Rahman Kassig Is an American Taken Hostage by ISIS. He Is Also My Friend.I haven’t seen him in more than a year. I may never again because ISIS fighters are threatening to kill him.
  4. islamic state watch
    ISIS Releases Dozens of Turkish Hostages Under Mysterious Circumstances“No conditions were accepted in return for their release,” Turkey’s state news outlet claimed. 
  5. terry anderson
    Until Yesterday, My Father Was the Longest-Held Hostage in U.S. HistoryNow another family is grappling with that horrible record.
  6. hostage situations
    There’s a Man Holding Three Children Hostage in Trenton [Updated]After killing their mother.
  7. scary things
    Former FBI Agent, Kidnapped in 2007, Shows Up in Hostage VideoRobert Levinson’s family is pleading for help.
  8. homicide
    Seven Dead After Shootings in Grand Rapids, Suspect Holding Hostages [Updated]The gunman asked for a Gatorade and cigarettes.
  9. ink-stained wretches
    War Writer Accuses Times of Lying About Taliban Bribes [Updated]The paper admits that they paid a little money to Taliban guards, but not the millions he’s alleging.
  10. stupid crime of the day
    Connecticut Man Holding Ex-Wife Hostage Because He Does Not Want Media CoverageYeah, we had trouble with that, too.