Meet Cuba's Machete-Wielding Freedom Fighter

The discovery of the young woman’s corpse on the Triunvirato estate, a sugar mill in Cuba’s Matanzas province, was gruesome, but not surprising. Not only was Triunvirato a property where many enslaved people were housed and maltreated, but the early morning hours of Nov. 6, 1843, when the body was found, followed a night of […]

Machete-wielding man hacks mum’s ankles to bone & butchers puppy in home invasion

Published time: 26 Oct, 2017 18:28 A machete-wielding thug who hacked at a young mother’s ankles with a machete before butchering her bulldog puppy has been found guilty. Joshua Parris, 26, left the dog lying in its own excrement with “horrific” tail, back and ear injuries. Parris’ victim, Eloise Miner, needed a six-hour operation to […]

Last Friday—the board game in which you play a machete-wielding maniac

Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com—and let us know what you think. A machete-wielding maniac stalks Camp Apache. He’s back from the dead. He’s already killed the camp owners. And he’s after the young counselors who have just arrived on the […]

Machete-wielding teenager attacks Democratic students in Kentucky

Published time: 28 Apr, 2017 22:03Edited time: 28 Apr, 2017 22:05 A Cincinnati teenager has been arrested and charged with assault after allegedly attacking two female students with a machete at a university in Kentucky after asking victims about their political affiliation. The attack happened at 9:00am when the teen threatened students and staff in […]

Machete-wielding man arrested after raping woman in front of her boyfriend in Bonn

Published time: 10 Apr, 2017 22:31 A 31-year-old has been placed under arrest by a court in Bonn over allegations that he raped a woman at knifepoint while her boyfriend watched. Local media reported that the accused is an asylum seeker from Ghana. The 23-year-old female and her partner were approached by the suspect on […]