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Vigil Planned For Former EMU Student Held Hostage In Iraq

“A tape broadcast Saturday threatened to kill four Christian peace activists unless all Iraqi prisoners are released from prisons in Iraq and the United States. The four (from left) are Canad ...More

Deadline Extension ‘A Good Sign’ For EMU-Connected Hostage

By Rob Longley, Daily News-Record Islamic militants holding former Eastern Mennonite University student Tom Fox and three other hostages in Iraq extended the deadline for the captives’ execution to Saturday, according to Al-Jazeera, the Qatar-based Arab news network. The network announced the extension late Wednesday night, giving hope to Fox’s friends and fam ...More