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Militants say hostages died in Algerian raid

ALGIERS, Algeria - Algerian forces launched a military assault Thursday at a natural gas plant in the Sahara Desert, trying to free dozens of foreign hostages held by militants who have ties to Mali's rebel Islamists, diplomats and...
Beauty of 'The Little Prince' allows immersion in another realm

...him. So he decides to explore the galaxy to learn about love and responsibility, finally arriving on Earth. He lands in the Sahara desert and meets a pilot, who, though initially irritated with the Prince's ceaseless questions and requests, grows to...
Sahara Restaurant fire ruled arson

ANCHORAGE - Anchorage police said the fire that damaged a Midtown restaurant this month was intentionally set. The Sahara Restaurant has been boarded up since the blaze that damaged the kitchen and destroyed an office and walk-in freezer. No...
'Mumtez' times: A semester in Morocco Morocco is in Northwest Africa, just across the Mediterranean Sea from Europe and bordered by Algeria and Western Sahara. I had previously been to Europe but never to the Southwest, so I took my opportunity to visit Portugal and Spain. Both were...
Connolly leads JDHS tennis team on the road

...defeated Anton Clark and Madelyn Boslough 4-6, 7-5, 10-5 in a 3rd set tiebreaker. Last season Anton Clark and then partner Sahara McKee finished in 3rd place at State. It was Good who knocked Clark and McKee into the 3rd place game at state. In Boys Doubles...
Crimson Bears tennis team nets Anchorage

...6-1; McNaughton and Bibb lost 6-1, 6-2; Reiselbach and Scudder lost 6-0, 6-2; Landen And Tallmadge lost 6-0, 6-0 in girl's doubles-1; Good and Heifetz lost in two tiebreaker sets to Sahara McKee and Anton Clark.
The Million Dollar Golf Course

...said Mark Notar, who worked at the nine-hole course as a 12-year-old. "When there was a dry spell, it was like the Sahara Desert. You may or may not remember the last dry spell," said Bill Schmitz, 71. Schmitz helped establish the golf course...
This Day in History

...five charges raised against Yeltsin, including one accusing him of starting the Chechen War. In 2003, Algerian army commandos freed 17 European tourists who'd been kidnapped in the Sahara Desert by an al-Qaida-linked terror group.
There's lots to do for a lonely LaRue

...Who cares. Grab 'em up. Kiss a random, and get your fill baby, because one day you could find yourself in a smoochin' Sahara, wishin' for the guy with the hump and a limp you casually tossed away like so much garbage. By the by, I like humps and...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...acoustic combo 8:00 Daughters of the New Moon and El Sehr * Juneau (Phoenicia, Xan, Pilar, Aymelek, Jamaica, Janan, Sahara, Selene, Katiyga, Cinefra, Lelia Zaher, Diana, Matt Gamble and friends) Middle Eastern dance performed to compelling...


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