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Fugitive Minnesota Cult Leader Accused Of Child Molestation Captured In Brazil

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 03.02.2015 | Crime

The leader of a cult-like religious sect who was on the U.S. Marshall's Most Wanted List has been arrested by Brazilian authorities and faces extradit...

6 Dramatic Manhunts in American History That Will Make Your Hair Stand on End

Posted 12.30.2014 | Crime

If there’s one thing that’s true about America, it’s that we love a good chase -- so long as the really, really bad guy gets caught. Whether the...

Fugitive Minnesota Cult Leader Spotted In Washington

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 08.14.2014 | Crime

Authorities in Washington say they have received a "credible tip" as to the location of Victor Barnard, the leader of a cult-like religious sect who i...

MANHUNT: Fugitive Cult Leader Allegedly Said Sex With Kids Normal 'Because It Was In God's Word'

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 04.16.2014 | Crime

State and federal authorities are searching two states Wednesday for Victor Arden Barnard, the leader of a cult-like religious sect who is accused of ...

Fugitive's 18-Year Run Ends On Key West Houseboat

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 03.25.2014 | Crime

A woman who fled federal authorities 18 years ago was arrested Friday in Key West when documents showing her real name got shuffled among bogus forms ...

Remains Found In Washington State May Be Those Of Long-Vanished Fugitive

Reuters | Posted 03.26.2014 | Crime

By Jonathan Kaminsky OLYMPIA, Washington (Reuters) - Washington state authorities believe they have unearthed the remains of an escaped...

After 15 Years, Rape Suspect Fugitive Who Faked His Own Death Captured

Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

An Oregon man accused of raping teenaged girls he'd recruited for his "clan" was caught in Montana on Wednesday, ending a 15-year manhunt. Daniel C...

Fugitive Banker Suspected Of Growing Marijuana

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities suspect a former south Georgia banker who disappeared 18 months ago and who faces allegations he stole millions of dollar...

Capital Murder Trial To Begin For Arizona Fugitive

AP | SUSAN MONTOYA BRYAN | Posted 10.19.2013 | Crime

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — John McCluskey was arrested wearing one of the victims' baseball caps. But his defense attorney said Monday prosecutors will...

NSA Leak: Privacy Is Lost, And We Are All to Blame

Andrew Lam | Posted 08.30.2013 | Impact
Andrew Lam

Americans don't want to be groped or scanned, don't want our personal spaces invaded, but we're willing to endure both in the name of security. Such is the contract between the people and the state in the new, post-9/11 America.

Boston Forever

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 06.19.2013 | Crime
Sidonie Sawyer

Disasters have a devastating way of putting hurt pushpins on the face of the Earth in a way that no other event can. The tragedies are all vibrant and heartbreaking, whether it's an orchestrated attack or an act of nature.

Fugitive Sex Offender Arrested After Girlfriend 'Likes' Sheriffs' Dept. On Facebook

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 09.13.2012 | Crime

Facebook's stock has risen pretty high, at least in the eyes of sheriffs in Tazewell County, Va., who were able to use the social media website to lan...

David Lohr

Family And Police At Odds Over Missing Person Investigation | David Lohr | Posted 07.06.2012 | Crime

Police and the family of Reva Stevenson, a missing Missouri woman, are at odds over the circumstances of her disappearance. One side believes she was ...

Escaped Convict Arrested More Than 31 Years After Fleeing Prison

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 05.25.2012 | Crime

More than 31 years after he escaped from prison, Armin Christian's life on the lam has ended. Police have arrested Christian, who has been living q...

N.J. Dad Arrested In Death Of Girl Tossed In Creek

AP | BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI and DENISE PETSKI | Posted 01.29.2012 | Crime

By BRUCE SHIPKOWSKI and DENISE PETSKI, The Associated Press LOS ANGELES -- A New Jersey man suspected of killing his 2-year-old daughter by tossing...

Captured Fugitive Claims He Has New Identity

AP | By BARRY HATTON | Posted 12.02.2011 | Crime

By BARRY HATTON, Associated Press LISBON, Portugal -- Captured American fugitive George Wright will claim a new identity to prevent the U.S. from e...

Review: Rimbaud in Java, The Lost Voyage

Jan McGirk | Posted 11.29.2011 | Books
Jan McGirk

Equal parts lit crit, biography, linguistic anthropology and social history, Rimbaud in Java: The Lost Voyage examines the remaining mysteries about Arthur Rimbaud as a fugitive from justice.

After More Than 40 Years On The Run, Fugitive Behind 1972 Airplane Hijacking Caught In Portugal

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 11.27.2011 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. — A 1970s militant who escaped from a murder sentence in New Jersey and carried out one of the most brazen hijackings in U.S. histo...

(WATCH) Fugitive Siblings Flee Police

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 10.09.2011 | Crime

ATLANTA -- The three siblings accused of opening fire at a Florida officer and then robbing a bank in Georgia escaped police pursuit after shooting ou...

(WATCH) Fugitive Siblings Extremely Dangerous: Sheriff

AP | Posted 10.09.2011 | Crime

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. — A Tampa Bay area sheriff says he hopes three fugitive siblings accused of shooting at a police officer in Florida and ro...

Outspoken China Author Leaves Homeland For Germany

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 09.07.2011 | Arts

BEIJING — An outspoken Chinese writer and government critic has left his homeland for Germany after police repeatedly threatened him with impris...

David Lohr

FBI Launches Hunt For Girlfriend Of Fugitive Mobster | David Lohr | Posted 03.27.2014 | Crime

The FBI has launched a new publicity campaign in an attempt to flush out fugitive Massachusetts mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger. The campaign consis...

Hunt For Former Montana Militia Leader Continues

AP | Posted 08.14.2011 | Crime

LOLO, Mont. -- The ground hunt for a former Montana militia leader accused of firing a gun at sheriff's deputies was scaled back Tuesday after authori...

David Lohr

Fugitive Nabbed at Home Depot After Trying To Cut Off Handcuffs | David Lohr | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

A handcuffed suspect in Florida escaped police custody and fled to a Pensacola Home Depot, where he was spotted shortly after shopping for bolt-cutter...

Raoul Moat Search Continues: Great Britain Anxiously Follows Story | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

For the past four days, the tragic trail of violence left by shooting suspect Raoul Moat has gripped the attention of a nation's media, specifically t...