21 August 2014 Last updated at 17:59

Foley killers 'wanted $132m ransom'

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


Ebola virus survivor Dr. Kent Brantly (C) and his wife, Amber (L) arrive at news conference at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia 21 August 2014US Ebola patients out of hospital

One of the US aid workers who recovered from the Ebola virus says he is "thrilled to be alive" as he and another patient are discharged from hospital.

Fred Scott joins other demonstrators protesting the killing of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. 20 August 2014Ferguson 'calm' after Holder visit

Tensions in the Missouri town where a black teenager was killed by police on 9 August eased after a visit by the US attorney general, police say.

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