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Mexican Man Gets Life Term Over Immigrants Held In Houston

A Mexican man has been sentenced to life in a U.S. prison for leading a human smuggling ring that held more than 20 immigrants hostage in Houston.


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Report: Gunman Takes Three Hostage Inside Louisiana Bank

According to officials, on Tuesday, a gunman took at least three people hostage at a bank in northeastern Louisiana.


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CBS Announces 2013-2014 Prime Time Schedule, 8 New Series

CBS introduced its 2013-2014 prime time schedule Wednesday, featuring eight new series.


The Ain Amenas gas field in Algeria where militants reportedly held workers captive. (credit: Getty Images)

Texas Man Among Hostages In Algeria; Reported To Be ‘Alive And Well’

A man from Texas who was taken hostage along with others, by Islamist militants at a gas plant where he’s working in Algeria, is reportedly “alive and well”.