The president announces important changes in U.S. hostage policies. It comes after several American hostages have been killed in the Middle East, including a Maryland man whose family had been praying for his safe return.
In a softening of longstanding policy, the Obama administration will tell families of Americans held by terror groups that they can communicate with captors and even pay ransom without fear of prosecution — part of a broad review of U.S. hostage guidelines that will be released Wednesday.
New details in the horrifying mansion murder that left a family and their housekeeper dead. The man suspected of torching their home is now in police custody, but investigators don’t believe he’s the only suspect.
A court document made public Friday after the arrest on a murder warrant of Daron Dylon Wint says authorities believe “the crimes required the presence and assistance of more than one person.”
Major new developments in the brutal murders of a Washington, D.C. businessman, his wife, ten-year-old son and a housekeeper inside their home.
Baltimore police say three people have been charged in the kidnapping and slaying of a man whose body was found in the Patapsco River.