Josh Fattal, Shane Bauer

Former Cal Grads Coming Home After 2 Years In Iranian Prison

Two Americans freed from an Iranian prison told reporters Saturday they were “eager to go home” just before boarding their flight to the U.S. from Oman, the Gulf state that helped mediate their release after more than two years in custody on accusations of spying.



Secretary Clinton Hopeful About Cal Grad Hikers Release

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Thursday they continue to hope that the Iranian regime will release the two men as a humanitarian gesture.


Shane Bauer, Josh Fattal

Oman Sends Plane To Iran For Detained Cal Grads

An official with Oman’s foreign ministry said the Gulf nation has sent a plane to Tehran amid efforts toward a bail-for-freedom deal for two UC Berkeley grads jailed for spying.


Detained American citizen Sarah Shourd sits during a meeting with her companions and their mothers on May 20, 2010 in Tehran, Iran. (Getty Images)

Shourd Arrives In U.S., Denies Spying

An American woman who was held in Iran for more than 13 months says she and two men detained with her never spied or committed any crime.

CBS San Francisco–09/19/2010