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Ambassador: Britain close to identifying James Foley's killer
Ambassador: Britain close to identifying James Foley's killer

Intelligence officials are close to determining the identity of the Islamic State militant with a British accent who killed American journalist James Foley, the British ambassador to the United States said Sunday. “We’re not in a position to say exactly who this is,” Ambassador Peter Westmacott said on NBC's “Meet the Press,” adding: “I think we are close.” Experts in voice recognition are working to figure out the name of the Islamic State executioner who beheaded Foley and threatened to kill another American journalist, apparently in retribution for a U.S. bombing campaign against the group's forces in Iraq. A video of the killing was...

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