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Video Purports to Show IS Beheading Egyptian Hostages

A video has emerged that purports to show militants of the Islamic State terrorist group beheading 21 Egyptian Coptic Christians kidnapped in Libya. The video, released late Sunday, shows several men in orange jumpsuits being led along a beach, each accompanied by a masked militant.  The men are made to kneel and one militant addresses the camera in English before the men are simultaneously beheaded.   News of the killing first broke on social media on Fed. 12, but the...

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