ISIL Has Reportedly Beheaded Journalist Steven Sotloff , How Eric Cantor Went Straight to the Top of His New Wall Street Firm, and more...

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

ISIL Has Reportedly Beheaded Journalist Steven Sotloff

ISIL has released a video allegedly showing the beheading of journalist Steven Sotloff, according to SITE Intelligence Group.

Shirley Li and Polly Mosendz

How Eric Cantor Went Straight to the Top of His New Wall Street Firm

A Cantor associate tells The Wire the toppled House majority leader, who has no finance experience, will be "navigating" more than banking in his new job at Moelis.

Russell Berman

Joan Rivers Still On Life Support

Melissa Rivers confirmed her mother remains on life support and thanked supporters for their thoughts and prayers. 

David Ludwig

Apple Blames 'Targeted Attack,' Not iCloud, for Celebrity Photo Hack

The company also recommends using two-step verification — a temporary solution to a larger problem.

Shirley Li

Two Former Senators Are Helping a Russian Bank Fight U.S. Sanctions

When you're a Russian company trying to manage U.S. sanctions it helps to have friends in the right places.

Arit John

Oscar Hopefuls at Fall's Film Festivals: What Hit and What Fizzled at Venice and Telluride?

Wild, The Imitation GameBirdman and others are starting to get their first reviews.

David Sims