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Review: The Bunker Diary by Kevin Brooks

The Bunker Diary by Kevin Brooks

The controversial winner of The Carnegie Medal in 2014 has arrived in the United States. It is the story of Linus, a teenager living on the streets who is kidnapped and placed in a bunker. 317 more words

Book Reviews

Shauna Phillips - Mind of a Psychopath?

So in the news right now, Nathan Matthews and his girlfriend Shauna Phillips have been arrested on suspicion of the murder of Becky Watts. What makes this really chilling is the fact that Nathan is her stepbrother and Shauna actually knew her. 101 more words

Cold Case: Arrest Made In 2002 Rape, Murder Of 15-Year-Old Girl

MONTEREY PARK (CBSLA.com) — A cold case is warming up once again after an arrest was recently made in relation to the 2002 murder of a teenage girl in East Los Angeles. 282 more words


Girl kidnapped at birth, found 17 years later

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — She is being called Zephany Nurse, though it is not the name with which the 17-year-old South African girl grew up. 364 more words

National/World News

Father Charged After Making False Reports That His Child Was Kidnapped

CINCINNATI (AP) — A southwest Ohio man has been charged with making false alarms after police say he faked his own kidnapping.

Police say they received multiple calls after 20-year-old Adam Hoover posted on his Facebook page early Tuesday morning about being abducted and needing help. 98 more words


Text message leads to rescue of kidnapped girls lured into prostitution: DA

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT, Brooklyn (PIX11) – A text message from a concerned relative lead to the rescue of two young girls from a Brooklyn apartment, where they were being held by a group that allegedly tried to lure them into prostitution, prosecutors said this week. 326 more words