Paris grocery employee extolled as a hero

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A 24-year-old Muslim employee of the Hyper Cacher kosher supermarket in Paris is being called a hero after his quick thinking saved several customers during Friday's hostage situation.

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Catherine Garcia, The Week US

Catherine Garcia is night editor for TheWeek.com. Her writing and reporting has appeared in Entertainment Weekly and EW.com, The New York Times, The Book of Jezebel, and other publications. A Southern California native, Catherine is a graduate of the University of Redlands and the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.