TODAY | November 21, 2013
>> the trip of a lifetime has turned into an international ordeal from an 85-year-old grandfather from california. this morning, there are reports that merrill newman is being held by the north korean government . though, north korea hasn't confirmed it. newman went on a ten- day trip with his friend and a tour group. international news outlets report on october 26th , newman was taken off if plane and hasn't been heard from sense. u.s. state department officials say they are aware of the situation but they have no additional information.