Youths stab German journalist, perform Nazi salute at the scene – report

Three German youths reportedly stabbed a local journalist in the eastern town of Naumburg, performing a Nazi salute after the incident. The reporter narrowly escaped death despite sustaining a 6cm-deep stab wound Klaus-Peter Kruemmling, a reporter working with Naumburger Tageblatt, found himself in the wrong place at the wrong time, his newspaper reported on Tuesday. […]

A Jogger who was attacked while out running and stumbled into a restaurant bleeding has died from her stab wounds

ABC 7 Wendy Martinez, 35, of Northwest Washington, was stabbed in what police say was a random attack as she jogged through DC’s Logan Circle on Tuesday.  Surveillance footage shows Martinez staggering into a Chinese restaurant pleading for help before collapsing. Police released a video on Wednesday showing the suspect walking on a nearby road […]

California man arrested for trying to stab Republican Congress candidate

Alameda County police have arrested a knife-wielding man who reportedly attacked congressional candidate Rudy Peters with a switchblade after making “disparaging remarks” about the GOP. The suspect in the assault on Peters, who was only referred to as “a political candidate for a local congressional seat” in the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office report, has been […]

Man knifes himself to death after believing vest was stab proof, inquest hears

A man stabbed himself to death as he believed his vest was stab-proof, an inquest has heard. Jordan Easton died from self-inflicted wounds just five days after his 22nd birthday. Easton, from Thornaby, Teesside, inflicted the fatal wound while at his friend’s parents on August 23. According to Teesside Live, assistant coroner Karin Welsh said: […]

High drama in store plus a stab at a classic: A selection of gripping & grim new thrillers

Getty Jo Nesbo has updated Macbeth to the 1970s MACBETH – Jo Nesbø (Hogarth, £20) ***** It is no easy task taking on the greatest English writer of all time and turning one of his best-loved plays into a thriller for the modern reader. Yet this is what Jo Nesbø attempts with Macbeth and the […]

Belgium launches twin probes into Brussels stab attack

Published time: 26 Aug, 2017 14:01 Belgian prosecutors said they launched twin investigation after a knife-wielding man shouting “Allahu Akbar” attacked soldiers in Brussels. The assault is being treated as an act of terrorist. The assailant attacked Belgian soldiers with a knife in central Brussels on Friday night, according to the Belgian authorities. The man […]

REVIEW: The ENB's Romeo and Juliet makes a noble stab at Nureyev's classic tragedy

Young love blossomed and died on stage at the Royal Festival Hall in a production brimming with great ideas and huge talent but a little lacking in focus. This may be opening night jitters but it would take more than a phalanx of syncronised steam-powered irons gliding across to the bombastic Dance of the Knights […]

Microsoft 365 is yet another stab at attracting IT love

Microsoft has a new pitch for businesses: Microsoft 365. It’s a single offering that combines Windows 10, Office 365 and the company’s Enterprise Mobility + Security package into something IT departments can easily subscribe to and deploy. Announced today at the company’s Inspire partner conference, Microsoft 365 is basically just a catchier name for its […]

The White House is reportedly considering another stab at ‘Trumpcare’

Zach Gibson/Getty Images The White House is considering reviving the American Health Care Act — again — according to a CNN report Wednesday. Sources close to the process told CNN’s Jim Acosta and Elizabeth Landers that the Trump administration has attempted to make progress on the plan to repeal and replace Obamacare before Trump’s 100th day in office, […]