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The crew members, employed by a private, pro-federalist Libyan TV network, were found dead Monday.
The White House “Hostage Family Engagement Team” initiative would provide “families full-time and direct access to professionals who can provide timely information and other necessary support during and after a hostage crisis,” a senior U.S. official has said
The country was rocked by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on Saturday.
More than 1.4 million people in Nepal are in need of food assistance following Saturday’s magnitude 7.8 earthquake.
Thousands were present, including a delegation sent by the White House, at the funeral service of Freddie Gray, a 25-year old African American man who died of a spinal injury during a police arrest.
Given his status as chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, McCain has a great deal of influence over the Obama administration’s efforts.