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President Obama Orders Changes to US Hostage Policy
White House makes policy changes that would allow families of hostages to pay ransoms demanded for their loved one.
Another Glass Ceiling Shattered by Adm. Michelle Howard
Howard is the first woman to reach the Navy's highest rank and the first African-American woman with four stars in the entire military.
Meet the Woman Who Just Broke the Navy's 'Glass Ceiling'
Adm. Michelle Howard is not only the first woman four-star in the Navy, she's also the first African-American female four-star in the entire U.S. military.
Attackers Hold American Mariners After Hijacking
dramatic kidnapping on the high seas. Two americans taken hostage, singled out by pirates attacking the ship. Abc's brian ross has the latest for us. Reporter: U.S. Officials believe the two americans have been taken in the hard-to-reach mangrove swamps of nigeria. Safe haven for pirate groups that
Pirates Seize 2 Americans Off Ship Near Nigeria
The captain and an engineer onboard an oil supply vessel were taken ashore to Nigeria.
Does 'Captain Phillips' Tell the Whole Story?
Tom Hanks portrays real-life captain who survived standoff with Somali pirates.
World News 10/11: Malala Yousafzai, 16, and Her Miraculous Story of Surviving Being Shot by the Taliban
Also, the government shutdown and stalemate are causing uncertainty and strain on American citizens.
Hidden War Between American Mercenaries, Somali Sailors
How real U.S. merchant ship captains prepare for the threat of being boarded by pirates.
Nightline 10/11: Hidden War Between American Mercenaries, Somali Sailors
Tonight Nightline. Tom Hanks plays the scene on screen. Real captains now prepare for the real threat of being five. Pirates tonight Nightline takes you into the controversial hidden war. Between American mercenaries. And Somali sailors of fortune. They called all of the greatest girl in the world.
The Secret Weapon That Helped Captain Phillips Survive While Being Attacked by Pirates at Sea
And next tonight, we take you inside a drama on the high seas. You will remember the american captain and his crew held at gun point by pirates in waters near somalia. Tonight the story is a new movie starring tom hanks. And abc's pierre thomas spoke to the real life captain about the secret that