American 'hamburger master' who hid in Taiwan for 13 years extradited

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A wanted American, who hid out in Taiwan for 13 years and transformed into a "cooking master," was finally extradited to the U.S. last week. The 42-year-old m...

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Today in History Today is Thursday, March 12, the 72nd day of 2020. There are 294 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On March 1...

Fugitive hacker returns to Taiwan after 13 years on run in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese man who had been wanted for hacking into other people’s accounts returned home on Friday (Feb. 28) after 13 years hiding out in China. He was put into...

Kyle Busch welcomes Truck bounty hunters: 'Bring it on'

FONTANA, Calif. (AP) — Kyle Busch has become the most wanted man in two NASCAR racing series, and he's ready to rise to the challenge. Everybody in the Cup Series was already chasing...

Alabama police deaths rise; 5 of 6 killed with stolen guns

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Lowndes County Sheriff John “Big John” Williams was shot and killed at a gas station. Huntsville police Officer Billy Fred Clardy III was killed as officers tried to intercept ...

In Sweden, wanted man found asleep in store’s bed department

STOCKHOLM (AP) — Police in Sweden say a wanted man was found asleep in a bed in a furniture store north of Stockholm. Police spokesman Tobias Ahlen says the staff at the Ikea store i...

The Latest: China urges world to join in fighting terrorism

BEIRUT (AP) — The Latest on developments following President Donald Trump's announcement that U.S. forces in Syria killed the Islamic State group's leader (all times local): 1:45 p.m...

The tip, the raid, the reveal: The takedown of al-Baghdadi

WASHINGTON (AP) — The helicopters flew low and fast into the night, ferrying U.S. special forces to a compound where Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi was hiding in Syria. Half a world away, P...

The Latest: Trump says IS leader's death outdoes bin Laden's

WASHINGTON (AP) — The shadowy leader of the Islamic State group who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world's most wanted man, is dead after being targeted by a U.S. mil...

The Latest: Trump says Islamic State leader killed in raid

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the Islamic State group (all times local): 9:25 a.m. President Donald Trump says Abu Bakr al-Bag...

US official says IS leader believed dead in US raid in Syria

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world's most wanted man, is believed dead after being t...

US official: IS leader believed dead in US military assault

WASHINGTON (AP) — Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the shadowy leader of the Islamic State group who presided over its global jihad and became arguably the world’s most wanted man, is believed dead a...

Pakistan faces black list of countries financing terrorism

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan is trying to avoid getting blacklisted by the Financial Action Task Force, a global watchdog, when it meets Wednesday in Paris. A report earlier this month ...

Lebanese man held in Greece on suspicion of hijacking freed

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's foreign ministry and the wife of a Lebanese citizen who was detained in Greece on suspicion of involvement in a 1985 TWA hijacking say he has been released after it was proven ...

Wanted man killed in shootout with police in S. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After being on the loose for three years, a wanted man died in a gun battle with police in southern Taiwan today (July 10), while one policeman was injured. At 4:20 a.m. thi...