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GlobalPost co-founder and CEO Phil Balboni says what he'll remember about Foley (above) is the way he showed "such incredible courage" as his captors took his life. Steven Senne/AP hide caption

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Middle East

Drawn To Conflict, Journalist James Foley 'Loved Telling These Stories'

Foley was held hostage in Syria for nearly two years before he was killed by his captors. GlobalPost co-founder Phil Balboni tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross about the efforts to win his release.

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Symphony No. 3: II. Lento E Largo - Tranquillissimo Henryk Gorecki

Variations for vibes, pianos & strings [Fast] Steve Reich, London Sinfonietta

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    Steve Reich: Daniel Variations
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Repercussions Michel Reis

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Michael's Lament Jimmy Amadie

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    The Philadelphia Story
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