AMERICAN - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) Islamic State says American photojournalist executed <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Islamic State says American photojournalist executed</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:48:28.801-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Islamic State militant group claimed Tuesday to have beheaded an American photojournalist in retaliation for U.S. airstrikes in Iraq. A video posted on YouTube, later removed, purported to show the execution of James Foley after he recited a statement in which he called the U.S. government “my real killers.” A second prisoner, said to be Steven Joel Sotloff, like Foley an American journalist who disappeared while covering Syria’s civil war, then appears in the video. The masked...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href=""> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:48:28 MDT Blake: Why Obama shouldn’t go to Ferguson <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">Blake: Why Obama shouldn’t go to Ferguson</a></h4>