• This Nov. 9, 2015, photo released by the California Department of Corrections, shows Fredrick Woods. Woods is one of three men convicted in the kidnapping of 26 children and their school bus driver nearly 40 years ago in Chowchilla, Calif.  The California Board of Parole Hearings is scheduled to meet Nov. 19, 2015 to decide if Woods should be paroled.  Woods' accomplices, brothers James and Richard Schoenfeld, have already been paroled.(California Department of Corrections via AP)

    Last convict in 1976 school bus kidnapping seeks parole

    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The last of three men convicted of hijacking a school bus full of California schoolchildren is seeking release Thursday after nearly four decades in prison.