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Teen pleads guilty, sentenced in swastika attack

An Oregon teenager pleaded guilty and was sentenced to 11 years in prison on Thursday for taking part in an attack on a friend who was beaten, forced to eat cat feces and had a swastika carved into his forehead, prosecutors said.

Man allegedly killed his cousin over DVDs

An Alabama man charged with stabbing his cousin to death after fighting over DVDs of "The Fast and the Furious" films wants his case thrown out because he acted in self-defense under the state's "stand your ground" law, prosecutors said on Thursday.

U.S. journalist James Foley is pictured in Aleppo, Syria in November 2012, in this family photo released to Reuters on May 3, 2013. (Photo courtesy Foley family by Nicole Tung/Handout via Reuters)

ISIS email to Foley's family published

The online news publication that employed slain U.S. journalist James Foley has published the full text of the email to his family from his Islamist militant captors in which they said they would execute him in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes.

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Class action against Facebook

An Austrian law student said his class action challenging Facebook for alleged privacy violations had gathered support from 60,000 users and passed its first legal review.