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Midland City Hostage

Hundreds Say Goodbye To Heroic Alabama Bus Driver

AP | BRUCE SMITH and MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL | Posted 04.05.2013 | Crime

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. — As an Alabama standoff and hostage drama marked a sixth day Sunday, more details emerged about the suspect at the center, w...

Mother Of Boy Held In Underground Bunker 'Hanging On By A Thread'

AP | MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL and JAY REEVES | Posted 04.03.2013 | Crime

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. — After four anxious days, only the slimmest of details has come to light in a police standoff with an Alabama man who is accused...

Killed Bus Driver Hailed As Hero For Trying To Save Boy

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 02.04.2013 | Impact

UPDATED: Feb. 4, 2013, 5:17 p.m. EST. The seven-day Alabama standoff between law enforcement and a man who took a 5-year-old boy hostage came to an en...

School Bus Hostage Suspect Identified

AP | Posted 01.30.2013 | Crime

MIDLAND CITY, Ala. -- Neighbors of an Alabama man accused of killing a school bus driver and taking a child hostage in an ongoing standoff say he was ...