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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 »

Feds: Americans remain hostage at Algeria natural gas facility

A State Department spokeswoman said Friday that hostages are still being held, but did not provide details on the condition of any of them, including a Houston engineer who was among the captives.  More »