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Bystanders captured footage of a police chase in Waukesha County that quickly devolved into a hostage standoff.

A police chase in Wisconsin turned into a hostage situation that shut down a highway for 12 hours, and the woman livestreamed it on Facebook

A Wisconsin highway was reportedly shut down for 12 hours on Tuesday after a police chase devolved into a bizarre hostage standoff.
The suspect has been taken into custody.

Four people died in a 12-hour hostage standoff in Mississippi

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation has taken over the case and has confirmed that the suspect has been taken into custody.

An employee at the Trader Joe’s hostage standoff helped his coworkers escape through an emergency ladder out the window

Sean Gerace helped his coworkers escape a Los Angeles-area Trader Joe's on Saturday during a hostage standoff with a gunman who killed one woman. The employees used an emergency ladder to evacuate.
Donald Trump and Orrin Hatch.

Trump and Sen. Orrin Hatch announce American hostage returning to US from Venezuela

An American held in Venezuela will return to the US Saturday evening, according to tweets by Utah Senator Orrin Hatch and President Donald Trump.
Taliban Social media image of American Caitlan Coleman her Canadian husband Joshua Boyle and their two children

The family freed after 5 years of Taliban captivity is finally en route to Canada after initially refusing to board a US plane

Joshua Boyle and Caitlan Coleman were held hostage by the Taliban-linked Haqqani network for five years after they were abducted while traveling in Afghanistan.

Who is Otto Warmbier, the college student held prisoner in North Korea

Detained in North Korea for allegedly taking a poster from a hotel room, American Otto Warmbier has been released and brought home to the US.

A man with a knife is holding people hostage in a Newcastle Job Centre

Nobody is injured, police said, and they are in contact with the man involved.

Delaware prison locked down after inmates took guards hostage

"The inmates have taken over a building," one official said earlier Wednesday.

Police detain man after hostage situation in London’s Leicester Square

Parts of Leicester Square were on lockdown as the situation unfolded in an Italian restaurant, according to several reports on Twitter.