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Air strikes continue after video
Police and intelligence services are trying to establish who this man is, a British jihadist believed to have perpetrated the on-screen beheading of an American journalist.

Air strikes continue after video

US airstrikes against Islamic State (IS) extremists in Iraq continued as intelligence agencies on both sides of the Atlantic worked to identify the British jihadist believed to have carried out the brutal murder of American journalist James Foley.

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Foley killers 'wanted £80m ransom'

Foley killers 'wanted £80m ransom'

The Islamic State militants who beheaded American journalist James Foley had demanded a ransom of 132.5 million US dollars (£80m) for his release, a US official says.

Sport news

Mackay upset by 'inaccurate' claims

Mackay upset by 'inaccurate' claims

Malky Mackay is ''very concerned about seriously inaccurate and misleading reports'' in the media and has said he will fully co-operate with any Football Association investigation.

Business news

Borrowing down by half in July

Borrowing down by half in July

George Osborne's battle to bring down the annual deficit was given a small boost today as figures showed underlying Government borrowing for July fell by half.

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Katie Holmes was nervous young mum

Katie Holmes was nervous young mum

Katie Holmes has revealed she found it impossible to go back to work straight away after having daughter Suri because she was such a nervous mum.

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