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Slain journalist remembered

Posted: August 21, 2014 at 4:28 a.m.

John and Diane Foley talk about their son Wednesday outside their home in Rochester, N.H.

In 2011, just after he was released from the Libyan prison where he'd been held for six weeks, James Foley acknowledged the peril journalists face covering the world's most dangerous places, soberly conceding that a mistake could mean death.

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James Foley is shown in Aleppo, Syria, in this July 2012 photo from the freejamesfoley. org web site. He was abducted Nov. 22... (By: NICOLE TUNG) (Credit: AP/freejamesfoley.org)

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