Islamic State fighters encircled a Kurdish city in northern Syria near the border with Turkey on Thursday after seizing 21 villages in a major assault that prompted a commander to appeal for military aid from other Kurds in the region. Mana Rabiee reports.
MSN's Verity Burns gives a hands on review of the HP TouchPad. This review was recorded one week before Hewlett Packard announced its discontinuation of the product. The HP TouchPad was launched in July 2011, and can now be bought at a substantial discount at shops with remaining stock.