Toddler Caught In The Middle Of Dallas SWAT StandoffDallas police say a man held a piece of broken glass to a toddler’s neck during a standoff, as a way to keep officers at bay.
Sheriff: Man Was Held Hostage At His East Texas Home For 2 Weeks Since Valentine's DayA 43-year-old woman was arrested after she took a man hostage at gunpoint on Valentine's Day and held him at his East Texas home for nearly two weeks before he escaped, authorities say.
Armed Man Robs 2 North Texas Game Rooms In Less Than 24 HoursThe suspect ordered everyone to the ground and threatened to kill anyone who didn't comply. He demanded money from those inside and even took a hostage at one location.
French Officer Who Swapped Himself For Hostage Dies Of His InjuriesA French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage died of his injuries.
'Knock It Off': 99-Year-Old Gets 18-Year-Old Hostage Taker To Release HerDoris Wasden of Utah not only stood up to the criminal but was reportedly able to secure her own release during a tense standoff with police.
Irving Police Shoot, Kill Robbery Suspect With Hostage"She was really terrified," says Joseph Hajj, who recorded the video. "She's hanging on the thread of death. She's right there, and she's looking at death in the eyes."
Cell Phone Video Shows Irving Police Shoot, Kill Hostage TakerThe moment a Irving police officer shot and killed a robbery suspect outside a check cashing store was captured by cellphone video.
Irving Officers Shoot, Kill Robber Who Took HostagePolice say the suspect worked his way around to the side of the building and tried to put the victim in his car when officers shot and killed the suspect.
Hostage Situation Underway At Texas HospitalA distraught father of one of the patients has taken at least two hostages at the Tomball Regional Medical Center.
Arlington Standoff Situation Ends With ArrestA hostage situation prompted evacuations in west central Arlington early Friday morning. Police responded to reports of a woman being held inside of a home against her will.
Julie Fisk Reviews "Argo" “Argo” stars Ben Affleck as real-life CIA Agent Tony Mendez, who helped some Americans escape from Iran during the Hostage Crisis. Affleck also directs this movie, his follow up to last year’s Oscar nominated “The Town.”
Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy CrisisMissed in all the controversy over Romney's 47% don't pay taxes remark is Romney's callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.