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British national pleads guilty to role in terror beheadings

Sep. 02, 2021 21:55 PM EDT

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A British national admitted Thursday evening in a federal courtroom near the nation's capital that he played a leadership role in an Islamic State scheme to torture, hold for ransom and eventually behead American hostages. Alexanda Anon Kotey, 37,...

Brit charged in terror beheadings scheduled to plead guilty

Aug. 31, 2021 20:52 PM EDT

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — One of two British nationals charged with joining the Islamic State group and conspiring to torture and behead American and European hostages in Syria is scheduled to plead guilty to criminal charges. Federal court records show a change of plea...

'Always working': Biden eyes 1st summer getaway as president

Aug. 07, 2021 10:37 AM EDT

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — After more than six months of work combating the coronavirus, negotiating a bipartisan infrastructure bill and repairing the U.S. image abroad, President Joe Biden should be heading out on vacation and a traditional August break from Washington. ...