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Vietnamese man attacked by knife in his sleep in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese man on Sunday (Jan. 17) suffered a severe knife wound to his abdomen in his sleep, and the assailant is currently still at large. A 23-year old man sustain...

Charlie Hebdo: Suspect in Paris knife attack confesses to political motive

An 18-year-old man believed to have wounded two people with a meat cleaver outside the former Paris headquarters of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo has confessed to the attack, according media report...

Filipino sentenced to life after 8 die on Taiwanese fishing boat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino fishery worker was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday (Sept. 8) for his killing spree on the high seas last year that resulted in the death of eight crew me...

Knife attacker kills 2, wounds others in French town under virus lockdown

PARIS (AP) — Knife attacker kills 2, wounds others in French town under virus lockdown.

Taipei man murders motorist after argument with wife over dinner plans

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taipei man is facing murder charges after fatally stabbing a man seated on his scooter after getting into an argument with his wife over where to go to eat. At about ...

Vietnamese worker kills 2, wounds 1 in S. Taiwan stabbing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Vietnamese migrant worker fatally stabbed two countrymen and injured one woman in a drunken rage on Wednesday night (Jan. 15). At 10 p.m. on Wednesday night, a 35-yea...

Video shows Taipei Shilin Night Market vendor brandishing knife at Australian family

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A vendor has been charged with violating the Social Order Maintenance Act (社會秩序維護法), and the stall where he worked has been shut down after he allegedly brandished a knife...

Kaohsiung man slashes high school girl with knife 20 times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A man allegedly viciously slashed a female high school student over 20 times after she told him that she wished to break up. On Saturday evening (Sept. 7), a 22-year old man...

16-year-old daughter stabs mother over summer job in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A 16-year-old girl was captured on video chasing her mother with a knife in broad daylight in the streets of Taichung after stabbing her on Wednesday (July 24). A 36-year-ol...

Enraged woman tries to stab labor official in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A female Employment Services Office employee tried to stab the deputy director of the Labor Affairs Bureau in New Taipei City this morning (July 25). A 40-year-old female em...

Crazed woman laughs maniacally after stabbing student in New Taipei City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After stabbing a terrified college student in the back with a pair of scissors in New Taipei City on Tuesday (July 16), a woman suspected of suffering from mental illness chase...

Two policemen slashed, fraudster shot twice in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After slashing two police officers in Taipei City on Sunday (July 14), a fraud suspect was shot twice as he tried to flee the scene. While patrolling the intersection of Jug...

Wife of Taiwan train knife attacker apologizes for officer's death, blames 'illness'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a lethal knife attack took the life of a young police officer, the wife of the suspect cried dramatically for cameras on Thursday (July 4) and apologized saying her husba...

Brave Taiwanese 8th Army soldier, Paiwan warrior helps subdue knife attacker on train

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An 8th Army Command sergeant and member of the Paiwan tribe has been praised by netizens for bravely stepping in to help subdue and restrain a crazed passenger who inflicted a ...

Barcelona boosts security after US warns of possible attack

Catalan police were checking coaches, buses, and minibuses in Barcelona on Monday, after the local media reported on a possible terror plot involving a 30-year-old Moroccan. The man is reported to hav...