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Peter Theo Curtis talks to reporters outside his Cambridge home, Aug. 27, 2014 (WBZ-TV)

Freed Hostage Peter Theo Curtis Thanks Americans For Kindness And Welcome Home

Freed hostage Peter Theo Curtis spoke briefly to reporters Wednesday morning saying he was overwhelmed by emotion.

08/27/2014

Peter Theo Curtis after arriving home in Boston. (Photo credit Curtis family)

Boston Journalist Held Hostage In Syria For 2 Years Returns Home

Peter Theo Curtis was reunited with his family on Tuesday night.

08/26/2014

Peter Theo Curtis. (Family photo)

Family Says Mass. Man Released By Captors Seemingly In Good Physical Health

Peter Theo Curtis’ father, Michael Padnos, said his wife spoke to their son briefly by telephone Monday morning and that he seemed to be in good physical health.

08/25/2014

Congressman Stephen Lynch  discussed foreign policy with Jon Keller on Keller @ Large. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Congressman Stephen Lynch

WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller sat down to talk with U.S. Rep. Stephen Lynch of South Boston.

08/24/2014

James Foley in Syria in 2012. (Photo courtesy: Manu Brabo)

Final Message From ISIS To James Foley’s Parents Released

GlobalPost has released the full text of the final email sent to the parents of James Foley before he was murdered.

08/21/2014

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Secretary Of State Kerry Calls N.H. Journalist Foley’s Killers The Face Of Evil

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called the militant group that executed James Foley the face of evil in the world and said they must be held accountable for “this heinous, vicious atrocity.”

08/20/2014

James Foley in Syria in 2012. (Photo courtesy: Manu Brabo)

James Foley’s Mother: He ‘Gave His Life’ For His Job

Journalist James Foley had worked in a number of conflict zones in the Middle East, but the danger didn’t stop him from doing the job he loved.

08/20/2014

James Foley in Aleppo, Syria in November 2012. (Photo courtesy: Nicole Tung)

ISIS Video Appears To Show Execution Of NH Journalist James Foley

Two U.S. officials say they believe Foley was the victim shown in the grisly video.

08/19/2014

Ahmad Abousamra in 2004. (FBI Photo)

Former Stoughton Resident Added To FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List

A man from Massachusetts has been added to the FBI’s Most Wanted Terrorists List.

12/18/2013

James Foley in Syria in 2012. (Photo courtesy: Manu Brabo)

Parents Of NH Journalist Missing In Syria Mark One Year Since Disappearance

It’s now been a year since an American journalist went missing in Syria, and his parents in New Hampshire are calling for a day of prayer.

11/22/2013

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