American boss hostage arrives back to US

Associated Press - 28 June 2013 09:26-04:00

MIAMI (AP) — An American executive held hostage for nearly a week by his company's Chinese workers in a pay dispute said Friday from his Florida home that he was held for ransom and paid nearly half a million dollars for his freedom.
"One-hundred percent I got held for ransom," Chip Starnes said on NBC's "Today" show, just hours after arriving back home from China. He sai...


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