Got a Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV or Android TV? Get PIX11 content there now!

ANALYSIS: The James Foley execution — what does US do now?

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Senior white house officials admitted today that a special operations team tried and failed to rescue several hostages including American journalist James Foley back in July.

That comes a day after Sunni militants posted a video of him being beheaded.

But there are still others are still at risk there.