Example sentences for: abducted

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  • John Demos, an eminent historian of early America at Yale, wrote a fascinating book several years ago called The Unredeemed Captive , about a white woman in colonial New England who was abducted by Indians and lived much of her life among them.

  • Time 's peculiar cover story follows the sad case of a banker whose ex-wife abducted their children and is now in hiding.

  • The Post lead asserts that the CIA now has convincing evidence that a leading Libyan dissident who was a U.S. resident just months away from citizenship was abducted from a Cairo human rights conference with the help of Egyptian agents and spirited off to Libya where he was murdered.

  • This Sunday's episode on Fox (9 p.m.) brings back repeat abductee Cassandra Spender, who will supposedly help unlock the mystery of what really happened to Mulder's abducted sister, Samantha, and other secrets.

  • The metro edition of the NYT reports on Tawana Brawley's speech at a Bed-Stuy church, her first public appearance since she made her never-substantiated claims ten years ago that four white men, including at least one law enforcement official, abducted and raped her and left her smeared with excrement.


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