Isis: US says no sign Daesh has missing radioactive material

The US State Department said on 17 February it was aware of reports that radioactive material has gone missing from a storage facility near the southern Iraqi city of Basra but has seen no sign that Islamic State (Isis) or other militant groups have acquired it. Feb 19, 2016

Man is strangled unconscious by two thieves for £15,000 Rolex

The Metropolitan released CCTV footage on 18 February showing a pair of thieves putting a man into a chokehold position until he passes out, in order to steal his gold Rolex watch. The police said in a statement that the watch was a Gold Rolex Yacht Master worth £15,000 ($21,476) Feb 19, 2016

US: Gunman kills 3 in Kansas shooting

The shooter had opened fire from his car at three locations before he entered a manufacturing plant and killed at least three people. Feb 26, 2016