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Algeria hostage crisis ends; Katy man killed

Katy resident Frederick Buttaccio was killed in the attack on a natural gas facility in Algeria. Another Houston-area man also was taken captive. His fate is unknown.  More »

Militants attack gas pipeline in Egypt

Suspected Islamist militants today attacked a gas pipeline in Egypt’s Sinai Peninsula that transports fuel to neighboring Israel and Jordan, officials said.  More »