Demands for investigation after 38-year-old killed girl who shot water pistol at him in Calais after managing to return to France despite multiple convictions Continue reading...
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Daniel Escobedo was driving to school when he stopped for what he thought was a security check at a roadblock in the Mexican city of Juarez , across the border from El Paso, Texas .
Worried about being late for class, he hurriedly handed his driver's license to the two uniformed men, who he thought were police officers.
Moments later, two dar....(more)
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The phone call begins with the cries of an anguished child calling for a parent: “Mama! Papa!” The youngster’s sobs are quickly replaced by a husky male voice that means business.
“We’ve got your child,” he says in rapid-fire Spanish, usually adding an expletive for effect and then rattling off a list of demands that might include cash or jewels ....(more)
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An apparent kidnapping-for-ransom set San Jose police on a frantic hunt for the kidnappers and their victim. It ended when police arrested several suspects and the victim -- who had been bound with duct tape -- threw himself out a second floor window.
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The justice minister of Haiti says the government plans to appeal a widely criticized decision by a judge to clear two men of charges in a high-profile kidnapping case.
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The decision by a judge to dismiss charges that included kidnapping, murder and drug trafficking against two men has drawn criticism from human rights groups, the United Nations and the United States.
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