| Jun 3, 2011
| 9:35 PM
During the nearly 14 months Sarah Shourd spent in an Iranian prison cell, she went on hunger strike four times. It was the only way she had to protest her prolonged detention. On Friday, she fasted again, this time in......
| Jun 9, 2011
| 4:36 PM
For her Thursday column, Meghan Daum writes about the American hikers who were imprisoned in 2009 when they accidentally found themselves on the wrong side of the Iran-Iraq border. More to the point, Daum talks about the contempt for these......
| Jun 20, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Two American hikers taken into custody in 2009 on charges of espionage for crossing into Iran from Iraqi Kurdistan are to stand trial July 31, the second anniversary of their arrest, their lawyer said Monday. "I've just received an official......
| Aug 20, 2011
| 2:28 PM
The sentence has come down.
The two U.S. hikers that were detained for two years in Iran on spying charges have been sentenced to eight years in prison.
In July 2009, Josh Fattal, Shane Bauer and Sarah Shourd were hiking in the Iraqi Kurdish region...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 3:22 PM
The next time Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal want to go on vacation, maybe they'll choose somewhere else besides the Iran-Iraq border.
We're talking about the two Americans who got accused of being spies after they were picked up hiking along the border in...
| Sep 14, 2011
| 4:55 PM
Remember those hikers in Iran we told you about yesterday that were accused of being spies after getting picked up along the Iran-Iraq border in 2009.
On Tuesday, word was Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal was getting released of $500,000 bond each.
| Sep 18, 2011
| 2:36 PM
No, Britney doesn't need a vacation, but apparently a judge in Iran does.
By now you've heard about Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal.
They`re the hikers that were detained in Iran back in 2009 convicted of spying and sentenced to prison.
But now the light...
| Sep 21, 2011
| 3:35 PM
Josh Fatal and Shane Bauer were freed from an Iranian prison on $500,000 bail each and transported to Oman in southwest Asia.
In July of 2009 the men along with Sarah Shourd were hiking a remote area in northern Iraq when they got lost and ventured...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 3:44 PM
Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal ran down the steps of their plane at an airport in Oman rushing into the arms of their families, who’ve been fighting for their freedom for the 26-months they’ve been imprisoned in Iran.
The government in Tehran...
| Sep 23, 2011
| 4:01 PM
CARACAS (Reuters) - U.S. actor Sean Penn engaged in attempts to secure the release of two Americans freed by Iran this week, flying to Venezuela to ask President Hugo Chavez to intervene with Iran's leader, a source close to the release process said on...
| Sep 25, 2011
| 2:17 PM
NEW YORK -- "We lived in a world of lies and false hope," Fattal said, an American who on Sunday described his and fellow hiker Shane Bauer's two years in solitary confinement in an Iranian prison as "the worst experience of our lives."
"They told us ......
| Sep 25, 2011
| 12:39 PM
Two U.S. citizens sentenced in Iran to eight years in jail for spying arrived in New York on Sunday accompanied by family four days after being released by Iranian authorities.
Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal made the last leg of their journey home after...