You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade now to a modern browser in order to benefit of all our site's features: Chrome, FireFox, Opera, Safari or Internet Explorer. [Close]

The Official Blog of Fox News Channel

U.S. Officials Identify Three Americans Killed in Algeria

We’re learning more about the Americans taken hostage at an Algerian gas complex.

One Colorado man survived after hiding under his desk for two and a half days. He could hear the militants pacing back and forth and searching the building for him as he hid, and apparently survived on only a pint of water. He and a few colleagues escaped the complex on Friday morning.

Others were not as lucky. Thirty-eight hostages didn’t survive, including three Americans. Victor Lovelady, Gordon Rowan, and Fred Buttaccio were killed during the attack.

Victor Lovelady’s family is speaking out, saying he had been working at the plant for only 10 days before militants stormed the facility.

Leave a Comment0

Today's Front Page Stories

On Fox News Channel

All Times Eastern

5
P

Sean Hannity joins the debate for a must-see hour on The Five!

6
P

Iran, Syria and the latest on the Middle East peace process. Bret Baier sits down with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Special Report.Then, stay tuned as Charles Krauthammer goes On The Record.

8
P

A New York Times columnist says President Obama has a "manhood problem." James Carville responds on The O'Reilly Factor.

9
P

Muslims object to a film depicting al Qaeda’s rise to power! The 9/11 museum controversy on The Kelly File. Then, Candace Cameron Bure talks 'Dancing with the Stars' on Hannity.

Don't want to keep checking back here for the latest from Fox News? That's cool. We'll come to you ...

Connect with Fox News

Subscribe

Stay connected with the most-trusted name in cable news through exclusive videos, blogs, polls, contests and behind-the-scene details.

Get More Fox!

'Outnumbered' Set to Debut on Fox News Channel

They're outspoken, out of the box, outrageous and outstandingly smart! And he is outnumbered. Don't miss the premiere of a new panel show on Fox News Channel, bringing you a refreshing new twist on news. Check out all the details on "Outnumbered," debuting Monday, April 28 at noon ET!

Fox News Presents: 'My America with Elisabeth Hasselbeck'

Fox News Channel presents an exciting new feature series, My America with Elisabeth Hasselbeck. From the quirky to the inspirational, "My America" will reveal who we are as a nation – driven, passionate and uniquely American. Check out the latest installment: an inside look at Mutton Bustin!

Greta Is Wired!

GretaWire.com is the official blog of Greta Van Susteren. Get Greta’s breaking news alerts, pictures, videos, polls, and behind-the-scenes exclusives. Plus, speak out on open threads, as well as the live chat page. Connect to the GretaWire community ... and to Greta herself!