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American woman is being held hostage in Syria
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Islamic State militant group is holding hostage a young American woman who was doing humanitarian aid work hostage in Syria, a family representative said Tuesday. The 26-year-old woman is the third American known to have been kidnapped by the militant group.
SWAT Team Ends Barnegat Standoff
Ten weapons and nearly 1,700 bullets were seized from a southern New Jersey home after a man allegedly made threatening statements on his Facebook page and then barricaded himself inside the residence.