The Islamic State militant group releases a video purporting to show the beheading of US journalist James Foley, seized in Syria in 2012.
Sales at the Danish brewer Carlsberg have been hit by falling consumption in Russia and Ukraine amid the crisis in the region.
Tourists heading to the island of Majorca are being warned to cover up before leaving the beach or face being fined.
In Germany, building an electric beast of burden
The invention of the elevator enabled a whole new type of architecture - and had a profound effect on our culture, writes Jonathan Glancey.
It generates 707 horsepower, tops out at 199mph, and on price - undercuts some frightfully powerful competition.
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