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Latest News Wires Remains of US ambassador, Libyan embassy personnel come home

The bodies of US Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and three other Americans were flown to Andrews Air Force Base just outside Washington, D.C. Friday, where President Obama spoke about the four men.

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Leading the grieving, President Barack Obama on Friday honored the four Americans killed in an attack on the U.S. consulate in Libya, recalling their lives in deeply personal terms and declaring the United States will never pull back on its principles or "retreat from the world."