November 21, 2019

16 people found in sealed trailer on ferry heading to Ireland from the Netherlands

whitemay/iStock(LONDON) — Sixteen people were discovered sealed in a truck on a ferry traveling from France to Ireland, officials said Thursday. The 16 individuals were found on a Stena Line ferry, which was traveling from Cherbourg, France, to Rosslare, Ireland, during a routine inspection and were sealed in a trailer on the vehicle deck of the ferry, according to a statement from Stena Line's Chief People and Communications Officer Ian Hampton. "All the individuals are reported to be in g..
November 21, 2019

Natalee Holloway’s mother on her nearly 15-year journey to find out what happened to her daughter in Aruba

ABC(SAN NICOLAS, Aruba) -- Roughly 24 hours after her teenage daughter Natalee Holloway vanished in 2005, Beth Holloway stood face to face on a foreign island with the man she believes holds all the answers to what happened to her daughter – Joran van der Sloot. “I thought, ‘You're it,’” Beth Holloway told “20/20” in an exclusive interview this summer. “Did I know what was to come? No. But I knew that I was gonna hang onto him 'til my last breath.” Natalee Holloway, an 18-year-old from..
November 21, 2019

Documents may be breakthrough in case of FBI veteran who vanished in Iran

Courtesy Levinson Family(NEW YORK) -- Documents obtained years ago by the family of retired FBI agent Robert Levinson, who has been missing in Iran for more than a decade, may provide the most convincing evidence yet that he was arrested and held by Iranian intelligence agents after a new statement from the country recently came to light. Levinson, a veteran agent and specialist in Russian organized crime, vanished on March 9, 2007, after arriving on the remote Kish Island while working on a mur..
November 20, 2019

106 believed dead, internet cut off as Iran protests become increasingly violent

omersukrugoksu/iStock(TEHRAN, Iran) — With internet connections cut off across the country by authorities in Iran after days of bloody protests, Iranians are scrambling to understand what is happening beyond what little has come out in official channels. On Tuesday, Amnesty International reported at least 106 people have been killed since the protests against a fuel subsidy cut began over the weekend. The report cites videos and eyewitness accounts that have trickled out of the country, an effor..