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Ken Taylor, Who Hid Americans During The Iran Hostage Crisis, Dies At Age 81

AP | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.16.2015 | World

TORONTO (AP) — Ken Taylor, Canada's ambassador to Iran who sheltered Americans at his residence during the 1979 hostage crisis, has died. He wa...

The 16th Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival: From Donald Rumsfeld to ADHD

Karin Badt | Posted 05.27.2014 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

"Everyone should have a chance to do this," gushed my sister Katy Frissora, speaking about our week together at the recent Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival in Greece. "See documentaries from all over the world and talk to the directors afterwards. It makes you think. Plus, the Greeks are so wonderful!"

New Doc Tells Real 'Argo' Story

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment

TORONTO — A former Canadian prime minister said Thursday the real story of how a former Canadian ambassador protected Americans during the 1979 ...

Canadian Ambassador Reacts To 'Argo' Win

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 04.27.2013 | Entertainment

TORONTO — The former Canadian ambassador to Iran who protected Americans at great personal risk during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis said Monday ...

Meet The Real-Life People Who Inspired 'Argo' Characters

Posted 12.28.2012 | Entertainment

Ben Affleck's "Argo" tells a taut version of the events surrounding the Iranian hostage crisis. At the center of his mostly true thriller are six Amer...