BBC News 22 August 2014 Last updated at 02:53

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Foley killers 'wanted $132m ransom'James Foley in Aleppo, Syria. Photo: 2012

Islamic State jihadists demanded a $132m (£80m) ransom for the release of US journalist James Foley, his employer GlobalPost says.

Doctor with stethoscopeDoctors may face 'tougher sanctions'

Failing doctors could be forced to apologise to patients under measures being considered by the medical regulator.

MH17 wreckage/investigators - 1 Aug 14Malaysian MH17 bodies to arrive home

The bodies of 20 Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 that crashed in Ukraine are to arrive in Kuala Lumpur, as the nation holds a day of mourning.

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