Algeria

Reader Input: State should step up to desalination

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants simil ...

UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: Militants seize foreign hostages, including Americans, at Algerian gas field

  UPDATE 2:35 P.M.: ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — In what could be the first spillover from France's intervention in Mali, Islamist militants attacked and occupie ...