Wednesday Aug 27
Mother pleads for Islamic State to release son
The mother of a journalist held hostage by the Islamic State appealed to the leader of the militant group Wednesday, asking for her son's release.
Life on the line: American journalist held captive by ISIS undeterred ...
Steven Sotloff, a 31-year-old freelance journalist, self-described "stand-up philosopher from Miami" and grandson of Holocaust survivors, immersed himself in the tumult of the Middle East for years, repeatedly venturing into some of the most hazardous conflict zones.
American journalist Sotloff still held by militants
Steven Joel Sotloff is the second American journalist being held by Islamic State militants who threaten to execute him.
Journalist threatened in ISIS video was graduate of NH school
News 9 has learned that journalist Steven Sotloff, who is seen in the ISIS video depicting the beheading of journalist James Foley, was a 2002 graduate of Kimball Union Academy in Meriden, New Hampshire.