Iranian officials have floated the idea of a prisoner exchange involving American citizens held in Iran.
In exclusive interviews for CNN, two prisoners speak of their alleged crimes and hard labor.
In November, the Balkan states began blocking passage to all migrants but Syrians, Iraqis and Afghans, whom they consider refugees.
Some of the prisoners have spoken about their ordeal after the dramatic rescue operation.
Whole Foods has been selling tilapia and goat cheese produced by prisoners since 2011.
Over five years, the states that cut their imprisonment rates the most experienced greater drops in crime.
A pilot program will revisit a two-decade ban on federal student aid for the incarcerated.
A 21-year veteran of the police force saw David Sweat while driving alone in his vehicle on Sunday.
Officials have received a tip that led them to an urgent new search in the area of the prison.
Richard Matt and David Sweat remain on the loose after their weekend prison escape.
Investigators arrived in Willsboro, New York, after residents saw two men walking there on Monday night.
The prisoners hoped to give a petition airing their grievances to the director of the facility.
Four inmates escaped from hospitals or medical transports in the past two weeks, revealing what correctional experts say is a flawed system.
In 2012, the court banned sentencing juveniles to life without parole. Now it will decide if this applies retroactively.
Judge orders pictures of detainee abuse be released after a more than decade-long legal battle.
Obama administration wants clarification on a judge's ruling on the photos, but the ACLU claims it's a delaying tactic.
The European Court of Human Rights has ruled UK's blanket ban on prisoners voting breaches their human rights.
The fight over 2,100 pictures depicting U.S. military abuse of detainees reached "a line in the sand" for the presiding judge.
Civil liberties group argues government claims are insufficient to withhold more than 2,100 images.
The move was made to help to end the pro-Russian uprising in the east of the country
After the release of the CIA torture report, the Obama administration says, images are worse than words.
'In the Grip of the Law' is a controversial primetime reality TV show that confronts captured jihadists with their victims
Kenneth Bae and Matthew Todd Miller are returning home after spending months in detention in North Korea, the U.S. government said on Saturday.
A Strasbourg court has deepened the rift between British politicians and EU law