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UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 7:47 p.m.

Fear and faith: Inside the last days of an American missionary died on tribe’s remote Indian Ocean island

The night before John Chau returned for the last time to India’s remote North Sentinel Island, he struggled with a sense of fear that his death might be imminent.

Love Story: 42 years and counting for Spokane couple who fell in love in Africa

Though Nate and Pris Thompson “officially” met in Rwanda, their paths had crossed 13 years earlier when they both attended a high school/ junior college in Wessington Springs, South Dakota.

U.S. missionary convicted in Haiti returns to Idaho

The leader of an American group detained while trying to take 33 children out of Haiti after the January earthquake returned today to Idaho, sidestepping questions about her conviction for …

Jailed U.S. missionary faces business, personal woes

As an Idaho woman sits in a jail in Haiti, her Internet business is closing and her ex-husband is seeking sole custody of their 5-year-old daughter and 15-year-old son.

Called home to lead

After spending most of his adult life living in an isolated jungle village considered one of the most rugged places in the world, Neil Anderson has come home. His new …