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2 September 2014 Last updated at 20:10 ET

Islamic State 'kills US hostage'File picture of Steven Sotloff

An Islamic State video purporting to show the beheading of Steven Sotloff, a US journalist abducted by the group, is released.


Jennifer LawrenceCelebrity leaks 'no breach' - Apple

The leaking of intimate photos of celebrities from iCloud accounts was due to a theft of log-in information, not a security breach, says Apple.

Henry McCollum, 50, on death row in North CarolinaDNA overturns 30-year US convictions

Two US men who spent three decades in prison for rape and murder, one on death row, are released after new DNA evidence proves their innocence.

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Boy waving US flagsFerguson protests

How the shooting of a black unarmed teenager sparked days of unrest and made a nation look at itself.

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