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3 countries investigate Morocco attacker who killed tourist

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — A Moroccan judge on Thursday ordered a man suspected of fatally stabbing a French woman and injuring a Belgian visitor to undergo psychiatric evaluation, as authorities in three ...

Teenager arrested in stabbing near Japan entrance exam venue

TOKYO (AP) — Three people, including two students on their way to take university entrance exams, were stabbed Saturday just outside of a test venue, and authorities arrested a 17-year-old student at ...

Japanese students injured in stabbing during entrance exams

TOKYO, (Reuters) — Several high school students sitting their university entrance exam in Tokyo were wounded on Saturday in an apparent knife attack, Japanese media said on Saturday (Jan. 15). ...

Turkey: 1 hurt in knife attack on pro-Kurdish party office

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Police on Tuesday detained a man who wounded one person during a knife attack on a branch of a pro-Kurdish party in Istanbul, Turkish media reports said. The as...

Indonesian caregiver sentenced to 1 year in prison for cutting patient's throat with knife

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian caregiver has been sentenced to one year in prison after putting a knife to her elderly patient's neck when she was trying to gain access to her passport...

Vietnamese man fatally stabs wife in New Taipei, attempts suicide

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese migrant worker is being investigated for homicide (殺人罪) after he allegedly fatally stabbed his Vietnamese wife in a fit of jealousy. At about 11:30 p.m. on...

James Dyson Award 2021: three winners with world-improving inventions

HOPES, A device for pain-free, at-home eye pressure testing, opeing up access to glaucoma testing, by students of the National University of Singapore.Plastic Scanner, A low-cost, handheld device t...

Germany: Islamic extremist motive possible in train attack

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors say they are no longer ruling out an Islamic extremist motive in a knife attack on a train earlier this month that left four people wounded. Prosecut...

Knife attack on German train severely injures 3 people

BERLIN (AP) — A knife attack on a high-speed train in Germany left three people severely wounded, the Bavarian Red Cross said Saturday. Police said a man has been arrested in connection with the morni...

German media report that a knife attack on a high-speed train in Bavaria has injured several people

BERLIN (AP) — German media report that a knife attack on a high-speed train in Bavaria has injured several people.

Man with knife injures 17 people on Tokyo train, starts fire

TOKYO (AP) — A man dressed in a Joker costume and brandishing a knife stabbed at least one passenger on a Tokyo commuter train before starting a fire, injuring passengers and sending people scrambling...

Man with knife injures 17 people on Tokyo train, starts fire

TOKYO (AP) — A man dressed in Batman's Joker costume and brandishing a knife on a Tokyo commuter train on Sunday stabbed several passengers before starting a fire, which sent people scrambli...

Arkansas officer kills 1 after knife attack, 2 others dead

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Two people in Arkansas were found fatally stabbed and a third person was shot and killed by an officer whose neck was slashed after he found a man beating one of the stabbing v...

After knife attack, New Zealand criminalizes terror plotting

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand politicians on Thursday passed a law that makes plotting a terrorist attack a crime, fixing a legal loophole that was exposed earlier this month by a violent...

Police: 5 in Italy slashed with knife; suspect arrested

ROME (AP) — Italian police on Sunday were investigating a Somali asylum-seeker for attempted murder after he allegedly slashed two ticket controllers aboard a bus in the beach resort town of Rimini, t...