For the first time since a wave of hijackings began off the Horn of Africa 20 years ago, four American hostages have lost their lives. Jean and Scott Adam were from Southern California; Phyllis Mackay and Robert Riggle were from Seattle. All were aboard a 58-foot yacht called the Quest.
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