After beheading yet another western hostage, the Islamic State terrorist organization is now threatening direct attacks on the US and Britain. Documents that have recently come to light allow some insights into the group’s structure, and reveal an extensive finance network and sophisticated logistics systems for weapons and supplies. Is IS more powerful than experts previously believed?
The final international break of 2014 is history, and the Bundesliga resumes. When last we left the German league, Bayern Munich were in their accustomed spot at the top of the table with a host of surprise teams trailing them. And that's precisely where we'll start with our Round 12 preview.
Online Clampdown: How the Turkish government is shutting down unwelcome websites; Looking for Love: How a Berlin platform is out to revolutionize digital dating. And on Exit: Platform games in Greece - two parkour runners over the roofs of Santorini.