REGIONBUSINESSLIFE.COM: Top News and Analysis 2019-08-14, 03:39

| Woman stabbed in central Sydney knife rampage

A man stabbed a woman and attempted to stab several other people in central Sydney before being pinned down by members of the public and detained by police, eyewitnesses and officials have said....

| Woman stabbed in central Sydney knife rampage

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Woman Stabbed, Knife-Wielding Man Restrained By Public In Sydney Australian police are investigating unconfirmed reports of an armed man in downtown Sydney, a police spokeswoman said on Tuesday, and witnesses reported seeing an injured man carrying a knife....
2019-08-13, 13:13

Australian police say woman stabbed in downtown Sydney attack A woman was taken to hospital after she was stabbed in downtown Sydney in what appeared to be an unprovoked attack by a man who has been taken into custody, police said....
2019-08-13, 09:13

Sydney stabbing victim identified as sex worker, 24, who reportedly saw suspect before rampage A woman who was killed moments before a knife-wielding man went on a rampage in downtown Sydney on Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar" has been identified as a 24-year-old sex worker who reportedly had seen the suspect at least once....
2019-08-16, 17:39

| WATCH | Gripping moment knife-wielding suspect is apprehended in Sydney Three Britons have described the "very surreal" moment they apprehended a knife-wielding man in Sydney moments after he allegedly stabbed a woman to death. WATCH NOW....
2019-08-13, 14:00

Italian officer allegedly killed by American teens was stabbed with knife brought from US, say police Mario Cerciello Rega, the Italian policeman who was allegedly killed by teenage American tourists Finnegan Lee Elder and Gabriel Natale Hjorth was stabbed 11 times with a knife carried into Italy from the United States, according to police in Rome....
2019-07-31, 18:00

Man accused of killing woman and wounding another in Sydney Police and witnesses say a knife-wielding man with a history of mental illness is suspected of slaying a woman in a downtown Sydney apartment before wounding another woman nearby and attempting to stab other people...
2019-08-13, 12:52

One woman killed and one injured in 'terrifying carnage' in Sydney's CBD Police say 20-year-old suspect from western Sydney was carrying information on extremist ideologies when arrestedAs it happened: man had history of mental illness, police sayWhat we know so far about the Sydney CBD knife attackA man who allegedly stabbed a woman to death in Sydney’s central business...
2019-08-14, 03:13

Sydney stabbing: one woman killed and one injured in 'terrifying carnage' Police say 21-year-old suspect from western Sydney was carrying information on extremist ideologies when arrested in CBDAs it happened: man had history of mental illness, police sayWhat we know so far about the Sydney CBD knife attackA man who allegedly stabbed a woman to death in Sydney’s central b...
2019-08-13, 12:26

Sydney stabbing: one woman killed and one injured in 'terrifying carnage' in CBD Police say 21-year-old suspect from western Sydney was carrying information on extremist ideologies when arrestedAs it happened: man had history of mental illness, police sayWhat we know so far about the Sydney CBD knife attackA man who allegedly stabbed a woman to death in Sydney’s central business...
2019-08-13, 23:26

Woman accused of Chile kidnaps asks for bail in Sydney court A lawyer for a woman wanted in Chile on kidnapping charges dating back to the country’s 1973-1990 military dictatorship has denied in a Sydney court that she was involved in the disappearances of seven people...
2019-05-25, 04:26

Knife-wielding woman tries, fails to rob man in elevator A knife-wielding woman with a pocketbook tucked neatly under her arm tried to rob a man in a Bronx elevator, police said. The woman flashed the blade in front of the 54-year-old man in the elevator of 10 Richmond Plaza in Morris Hill around 7:20 p.m. May 10, according to police, who released images ...
2019-06-14, 01:52

77-year-old woman fatally stabbed in Brooklyn apartment A 77-year-old woman was fatally stabbed and her husband, 87, was viciously knifed in his arms and chest in their Brooklyn apartment Saturday evening. Police believe the two had been attacked by a third person — who they’re searching for. The woman was identified as Maria Rodriguez; the man’s n...
2019-05-26, 08:26

Woman stabbed to death in Brooklyn subway station A woman was stabbed to death after a fight in a Brooklyn subway station Monday night, law enforcement sources said. The 30-year-old woman was in the mezzanine of the Sutter Avenue-Rutland Road No. 3 train station in Brownsville when she got into a fight with another woman, authorities said. The susp...
2019-07-09, 06:39

Woman stabbed in dispute on Brooklyn subway platform A 23-year-old woman was stabbed in a subway station in Brooklyn on Friday afternoon during an argument with a couple, police said. The critically injured woman had boarded the train at Nevins Street on the 2/3/4/5 line and was stabbed while fighting with the pair when she exited onto the platform at...
2019-08-03, 03:39

Scottish woman stuck in toy car gets cut free with bread knife This was not her ticket to ride. A woman in Scotland ended up having to be cut out of a children’s toy car with a bread knife on Friday after an attempt at a joke went very wrong. Zoe Archibald, 34, had climbed into her cousin’s red and yellow Little Tikes car after joking how......
2019-06-11, 21:52

Woman shot by police in Queens, cops say she had a knife Police shot and injured a woman who was armed with a knife in Queens Friday night, law enforcement sources said. The shooting happened just after 10 p.m. near 212th Street and Jamaica Avenue in Queens Village, authorities said. The woman was taken to North Shore University Hospital and is expected t...
2019-05-25, 06:52

Sydney stabbing: Brave Brits help pin down knifeman under milk crate and chairs after woman injured A gang of heroic bystanders including three Brits helped tackle a knifeman who stabbed a woman in Sydney, pinning him down with chairs and a milk crate....
2019-08-13, 11:39

33-year-old woman found stabbed and decomposing in Bronx apartment A woman was found stabbed to death inside her Bronx home, police said Saturday. Cindi Olivo, 33, was discovered face up on the floor of the bedroom in her home on University Avenue near West Fordham Road around 8:40 p.m. Friday, after someone called police complaining of a foul stench coming from in...
2019-07-14, 04:39

Baby delivered after pregnant woman stabbed to death in London Police arrest a 37-year-old man after ‘horrific’ attack in Thornton Heath, CroydonA man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a woman who was about eight months pregnant was stabbed to death on Saturday.Paramedics delivered the 26-year-old woman’s baby as she was dying, after they found her...
2019-06-30, 14:52

Queens woman shot by police hit with menacing, knife charges A Queens woman who was shot in the abdomen by police on Friday night — allegedly after threatening them with a knife — has been charged with menacing a police officer and criminal possession of a weapon. Lydia Spicer, 49, of Queens Village, remains in North Shore University Hospital. She...
2019-05-26, 06:01

Scottish woman gets stuck in a children's toy car, has to be cut free with a bread knife A woman in Scotland ended up having to be cut out of a children's toy car with a bread knife on Friday after an attempt at a joke went very, very wrong....
2019-06-11, 14:26

Pregnant Woman Stabbed To Death In London, Baby Delivered At The Scene Authorities have made arrests in the stabbing death of an eight-months-pregnant woman in what police are calling a "horrific" attack. Her baby was delivered by paramedics, but is in critical......
2019-07-01, 03:39

Australian woman, 20, found stabbed to death beside injured dad in car; father charged with murder A 20-year-old medical student in Australia is being remembered as a “high achiever” and “talented pianist” after she was found stabbed to death in a Mercedes Benz next to her injured father, who has been charged with her murder, reports said Tuesday....
2019-07-23, 18:13

Convicted murderer, 77, deemed too old to be a threat, fatally stabbed woman in front of her children A man who served decades in prison for stabbing his wife 14 times in front of her daughter was convicted Wednesday in a nearly identical crime — stabbing a woman at least 11 times while her twin children watched....
2019-07-19, 16:52

Chicago woman, daughter charged with killing baby cut from teenager's womb with butcher knife A Chicago woman and her daughter, accused of strangling a teenage mom, cutting the unborn child from her womb and claiming it as their own, were charged with first-degree murder Thursday in the death of the infant. ...
2019-07-19, 09:13

New Jersey woman sleeps with knife after Stephen King creation lands in back yard It’s your worst dream come true. A “bloodied” Pennywise the clown doll mysteriously floated into a New Jersey mom’s back yard — prompting the creeped-out woman to call the police, torch the toy and sleep with a knife. Renee Jensen, 42, said she was relaxing in her back yard i...
2019-08-19, 21:00

Fast fashion is on the rampage, with the UK at the head of the charge One in three young women in Britain consider a garment worn once or twice to be oldFast fashion – the rapid system of trend-driven, low-cost clothing manufacture beloved by UK consumers – is on the rampage. We crossed a worrying line in 2014, scaling up garment production to 100bn pieces of new clot...
2019-06-21, 16:01

California stabbing rampage leaves four dead and two wounded Only motive was ‘robbery, hate, homicide’, say policeSuspect, 33, allegedly attacked and robbed over two-hour periodAuthorities in southern California are searching for answers after a brutal and apparently random series of stabbings left four dead and two others wounded.A 33-year-old man from the c...
2019-08-09, 00:39

Police: Pregnant mother, son killed in vehicular rampage JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — Police arrested a driver accused of intentionally running over pedestrians in Tennessee, killing a pregnant mother and her toddler son. The Knoxville News Sentinel reports Jefferson City police say 33-year-old William David Phillips struck and killed the ...
2019-06-19, 00:52

Man goes on stabbing rampage inside Virginia plasma center A madman with a machete stabbed four people donating blood at a Virginia plasma center, police and reports said. The mayhem unfolded at the Octapharma Plasma center in Petersburg Thursday at around 4:40 p.m., when the weapon-wielding man allegedly burst inside the blood center, sending staffers and ...
2019-07-05, 19:39

4 dead, 2 injured in stabbing rampage in Southern California Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Images A man who was "full of anger" went on a two-hour stabbing and robbery rampage in Southern California, killing four people and wounding two others, authorities said Wednesday. The violence appeared to be random and the only known motives seem to be "robbery, hate, hom...
2019-08-09, 11:13

Virginia Beach Shooting: 12 Killed in Rampage at Municipal Center Chief James A. Cervera of the Virginia Beach Police Department said at an evening news conference that the scene could “best be described as a war zone.”...
2019-06-01, 07:39

Police believe gunman in deadly California festival rampage acted alone Investigators are increasingly convinced that a teen gunman who killed three people at a weekend food festival in California acted on his own, but authorities said on Tuesday they remained largely in the dark about the motives for the shooting....
2019-07-31, 18:00

YouTube engineer injures 8 in drug-fueled rampage: deputies A “delusional” YouTube software engineer attacked four friends — including one he stabbed with a pencil — and rammed a stolen truck into pedestrians in an LSD-fueled rampage that left eight people injured in California, authorities said. Suspect Betai Koffi, 32, of San Francisco was listed in critic...
2019-07-08, 21:39

FBI finds gunman in Dayton, Ohio, rampage was obsessed with violence The gunman who killed his sister and eight other people in Dayton, Ohio, before he was slain by police had a history of violent obsessions and previously mused about committing mass murder, an FBI official said on Tuesday....
2019-08-07, 14:39

Virginia Beach Shooter Resigned from His Engineering Job Before Rampage Despite Good Standing DeWaynme Craddock, the 40-year-old engineer who officials say murdered 12 people at the government building where he worked in Virginia Beach submitted a formal letter of regulation from his post as an engineer for the city, according to the Washington Post....
2019-06-02, 23:26

Off-duty soldier recounts carrying kids to safety from El Paso rampage An off-duty soldier who was at the Texas mall near Saturday's deadly mass shooting was hailed as a hero after recounting how he and another man tried to carry children to safety....
2019-08-05, 07:00

20 dead, 26 wounded, lone suspect in custody after rampage at El Paso Walmart Twenty people were shot to death and 26 were wounded after a lone gunman went on a shooting rampage in a packed Walmart store in El Paso.        ...
2019-08-04, 12:39

Chad Johnson Goes on Twitter Rampage and Insults Almost Every Bachelor Nation Star Chad Johnson has a bone to pick! The former Bachelor in Paradise star has gone on a Twitter rampage and no one from Bachelor Nation has been safe from his insults, including Colton......
2019-08-19, 02:26

At least 20 dead, 26 wounded, lone suspect in custody after rampage at El Paso Walmart Twenty people were shot to death and 26 were wounded after a lone gunman went on a shooting rampage in a packed Walmart store in El Paso.        ...
2019-08-05, 08:39

Officials seeking motive for Virginia rampage say shooter was not facing discipline Officials trying to learn what prompted a city engineer to kill 12 people in Virginia Beach before he was shot dead by police said on Sunday investigators were examining employment-related issues but stressed that the suspect was not being disciplined....
2019-06-02, 20:52

Factbox: Victims slain in Virginia Beach rampage mostly city employees All but one of the victims of Friday's mass shooting in Virginia Beach were municipal employees. They were named on Saturday at a news conference by Virginia Beach City Manager Dave Hansen. They are:...
2019-06-01, 22:39

At least 4 dead, 2 injured in Southern California stabbing rampage; suspect arrested A series of stabbings and robberies in Southern California Wednesday night killed and injured multiple people, police said.        ...
2019-08-08, 11:52

El Paso Walmart rampage marks 250th mass shooting in 215 days The El Paso Walmart shooting occurred on the 215th day of the year, meaning there have been more mass shootings than days so far this year.        ...
2019-08-04, 12:39

YouTube engineer 'on drugs rampage injures 8 with truck, light, and sharp pencil' A HIGH-flying software engineer who works for YouTube allegedly perpetrated a bizarre series of assaults after he took LSD and had “really bad trip.”...
2019-07-08, 23:39

Virginia Beach killer's resignation letter showed no sign of impending rampage The resignation letter that the gunman sent hours before the shooting at a Virginia Beach municipal building showed no sign of the rampage that was to come....
2019-06-04, 06:26

Death toll from Texas shooting rampage rises to 22, Trump to visit El Paso Two more victims of a shooting rampage at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, died of their wounds on Monday, police said, raising the death toll to 22 in the massacre as U.S. President Donald Trump planned a visit to the stricken community....
2019-08-06, 08:13

Boyfriend may have murdered social media star Bianca Devins in jealous rampage: DA The boyfriend of social media star Bianca Devins may have flipped out when she kissed another man while attending a concert in Queens on Saturday night, a report said. Oneida County District Attorney Scott McNamara on Tuesday revealed the possible motive for why Brandon Andrew Clark, 21, allegedly m...
2019-07-17, 03:52

Fourth of July horror as dozens injured fleeing from ‘shooting and stabbing’ rampage CHAOS has erupted in Chicago after a horror “shooting and stabbing” rampage left dozens injured while fleeing in terror at the city’s Fourth of July celebrations....
2019-07-05, 14:52

Dayton gunman spent half-hour inside bar before returning for rampage, police chief says The gunman who killed nine people, including his sister, in a 32-second rampage Aug. 4 in Dayton, Ohio, seems to have planned the attack “well before” arriving at the city’s Oregon District, the city’s police chief said Tuesday....
2019-08-14, 12:52

LSD-fueled rampage in California leaves 8 injured after man stabs others with pencil, lawn light: police A man in California was shot by police on the Fourth of July after a drug-fueled rampage left eight people injured and a vehicle lodged in a rental home....
2019-07-07, 17:26

YouTube software engineer injures 8 in drug-induced Fourth of July rampage, police say Betai Koffi's alleged drug-induced rampage in Bodega Bay brought a violent end to eight people's Fourth of July, authorities in California said.        ...
2019-07-08, 07:39

Art installation lights up Sydney's zoo – in pictures As part of this year’s Vivid Sydney festival, Taronga zoo will feature an array of dazzling animal projections, illuminated trails and giant multimedia light sculptures telling a story about wildlife conservation • Vivid Sydney at Taronga zoo runs from 24 May-15 June Continue reading......
2019-05-21, 15:01

Fog blankets Sydney, causes flight delays Heavy fog blanketed Sydney on Saturday morning, delaying flights, creating hazards for shipping and setting social media ablaze with moody photographs of disappearing landmarks....
2019-06-08, 09:00

Artificial reef unveiled in Sydney Harbor Sydney Harbor has a new reef on its sandy floor. Officials unveiled an artificial reef this week alongside the sea wall of the Sydney Opera House at Bennelong Point....
2019-06-07, 02:01

Chinese Warships Cause Surprise In Sydney Harbour Australians enjoying a sunny winter morning were surprised by the sight of three Chinese warships steaming into to Sydney Harbour Monday, forcing the prime minister to reassure jittery residents....
2019-06-03, 10:52

The Sydney Opera House's New Artificial Reefs Look Like Works of Art The Sydney Opera House is a dope-ass work of architecture. Nestled along the Sydney Harbor in Australia, the building is a sight to see. Now, the sea wall at Bennelong Point, where the opera house sits, features 18 hexagonal-shaped steel frames meant to serve as artificial coral reefs.Read more......
2019-06-08, 08:13

Hong Kong protests against extradition law spill into Sydney Anger in Hong Kong over a move to allow extraditions to mainland China spilled over into Sydney on Sunday, with migrants gathering for a protest and urging the Australian government to condemn the proposed new law....
2019-06-09, 11:52

Bad driving leads to $140 million drug bust in Sydney A clumsy driver led police to a A$200 million ($140 million) drug bust in Australia after he crashed a van laden with 270 kg (600 lb) of methamphetamines into a patrol car parked outside a police station in suburban Sydney....
2019-07-23, 16:13

Sydney's desalination plant set to expand as drought continues NSW government wants to be ready to increase water supply if the drought worsensThe New South Wales government has begun preliminary planning to boost output at Sydney’s desalination plant, in a bid to secure the city’s water supply as dam levels continue to drop.The Kurnell plant, which can current...
2019-08-11, 13:26

Sydney's Inner West council fully divests from fossil fuels Council wants NSW government to work with banks on financial products to make divestment easierSydney’s Inner West council says it has 100% divested from fossil fuels after a three-year process that began before the amalgamation of Leichhardt, Marrickville and Ashfield councils.The council is now ca...
2019-06-06, 06:39

Van Carrying Drugs Worth $140 Million Crashes Into Police Van In Sydney Australian authorities have uncovered a US $140 million stash of amphetamines after an alleged criminal's run-in with the law saw his drug-filled van crash into an officer's car outside a police......
2019-07-23, 10:52

Sportwatch: GWS v Sydney, Sea Eagles v Knights, Vixens v Fever and more – live! Updates from around Australia on a busy day of sportAny thoughts? Email or tweet @meganmaurice 7.10am BST Formula One: I admire the restraint of Carlos Sainz to just feel ‘incredibly annoyed’ at finishing seventh every time. I would personally feel a lot more strongly about it than that, but possibl...
2019-08-03, 08:26

Air India Captain Accused Of Shoplifting In Sydney, Suspended By Airline An Air India pilot has been suspended for stealing from a duty-free shop at Australia's Sydney airport. The incident happened on Saturday, after which a complaint was filed by the Australian Regional......
2019-06-23, 13:26

Geoffrey Rush awarded $2 million in Sydney defamation case SYDNEY (AP) — Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded a total of 2.9 million Australian dollars ($2 million) damages in a defamation case against a newspaper publisher and journalist over reports he had been accused of inappropriate behavior toward an actress. The 67-year-old Australian h...
2019-05-23, 12:39

Sydney council to trial Roundup replacement after workers walk off job Blacktown City staff refused to continue using glyphosate weedkillers due to cancer concernsA Sydney council says it will trial a new weedkiller after more than 500 workers walked off the job due to concerns over the use of the glyphosate-based Roundup.The union which represents council workers said...
2019-07-04, 13:00

Sydney stabbing suspect suffers from mental illness: lawyer A man accused of killing a young Australian woman and wounding another in a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney this week suffers from mental illness, providing grounds for defense against murder charges, his lawyer said on Saturday....
2019-08-17, 08:13

Sydney stabbing: man had history of mental illness, police say – live A woman’s body has been found and a second woman taken to hospital with a stab wound after passersby restrain a man wielding a large knife • What we know so far about the CBD knife attack 10.18am BST Here is our full story wrapping up today’s events. Related: Sydney stabbing: one woman killed and on...
2019-08-13, 11:39

Sydney to Declare a Climate Emergency in Face of National Inaction The mayor said it was important that Australia’s largest city, which has already made ambitious pledges to reduce greenhouse emissions, raise its voice in a global demand for action....
2019-06-21, 12:52

Australian police arrest 3 over alleged Sydney terror plot CANBERRA, Australia — Three men were arrested on Tuesday over an Islamic State group-inspired plot to attack a variety of Sydney targets including police and defense buildings, courts, churches and diplomatic missions, police said. A 20-year-old suspect had been monitored by police for a year since ...
2019-07-02, 17:26

Dozens injured as Air Canada flight to Sydney hits turbulence ‘We all hit the roof,’ passenger says after plane forced to land in Honolulu Dozens of people on an Air Canada flight to Australia have been injured after the plane encountered unexpected turbulence, forcing it to land in Hawaii.The flight from Vancouver to Sydney encountered “unforecasted and sudde...
2019-07-12, 03:13

Australian counter-terror police make three arrests in Sydney Australian counter-terror police said they arrested three men during raids in suburban Sydney on Tuesday as part of an investigation into domestic Islamic State sympathizers....
2019-07-02, 07:39

Sydney man injured in suspected shark attack at Manly beach Northern beaches local was swimming with friends at Shelly beach about 6am when he thought he was bittenSydney’s famous Manly beach has been closed after a man was injured in a suspected shark attack during an early-morning swim.The local – believed to be in his mid-50s – was swimming with friends a...
2019-07-02, 04:01

Seven taken to hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning after gas leak in Sydney home Five children and two adults found suffering from nausea and dizziness after leak traced to a pool heaterFive children and two adults in Sydney’s east have been rushed to hospital after a carbon monoxide leak which has been traced to a pool heater.Emergency services were called to the home on Wentwo...
2019-06-10, 12:52

Sydney stabbing suspect charged with murder, assault: police Australian police on Friday filed charges against a man accused of killing a young woman and wounding another in a stabbing rampage in downtown Sydney this week....
2019-08-16, 13:13

Western Sydney Wanderers v Leeds United: friendly game – live! Updates as Bankwest Stadium welcomes football for the first timeAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 11.21am BST 46 mins: Second-half underway between Leeds United and Western Sydney Wanderers. 11.20am BST No changes at half-time for either side. Continue reading......
2019-07-20, 12:26

Vivid 2019 brings three weeks of glorious colour to Sydney – in pictures The annual festival opened on Friday and will run until 15 June, bringing together art and technology in brilliant hues, as various installations and sculptures transform the city centre Continue reading......
2019-05-25, 09:52

Sydney's water supply falling at fastest rate on record due to drought Australia's biggest city Sydney is running down its water supply at the fastest rate on record with dams expected to fall below half maximum capacity due to the worst drought on record, the government said on Friday....
2019-08-16, 16:26

Australian counter-terror police say they foiled Sydney attack plot Australian counter-terror police said they arrested three men in raids across Sydney on Tuesday, foiling a plot inspired by militant group Islamic State for attacks targeting a range of public buildings and embassies....
2019-07-02, 08:52

Sydney speargun attack: man makes 'incredible escape' after being shot in chest Northern beaches man fled attacker in car despite spear sticking out of his chest centimetres from his heartA manhunt is under way after a 48-year-old man was shot with a speargun on Sydney’s northern beaches.The victim fled his attacker in a car, despite the spear still sticking out from his chest ...
2019-08-03, 10:13

Air Canada Flight To Sydney Makes Emergency Landing In Hawaii, 35 Injured Shocked passengers described being tossed around an Air Canada passenger jet as it hit a pocket of turbulence on its way to Australia on Thursday and was forced to make an emergency landing....
2019-07-12, 04:39

Man who slashed his neck in courtroom convicted of murder in Sydney Loofe trial Aubrey Trail, who slashed his own neck in the courtroom less than a month ago, was convicted in the murder of Sydney Loofe.        ...
2019-07-11, 11:26

ABC vows to continue reporting 'without fear' after police raid Sydney offices Broadcaster’s managing director says AFP raid over 2017’s The Afghan Files series ‘raises legitimate concerns over freedom of the press’The ABC has vowed to continue to report on national security issues without fear amid a raid by the Australian federal police over a series of articles the broadcas...
2019-06-05, 16:26

NSW police say USB drive discovered on alleged Sydney stabbing attacker – video NSW police commissioner Mick Fuller speaks to the media in Sydney about the arrest of a 20-year-old man who allegedly went on a stabbing rampage in Sydney's CBD. The western Sydney man was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly stabbed a 41-year-old woman at the Hotel CBD about 2pm and then tried to...
2019-08-14, 15:39

Sydney-Singapore team manipulate light wave on a silicon chip A team from the University of Sydney and Singapore University of Technology and Design has announced manipulating soliton photonic waves on a silicon chip....
2019-07-03, 08:39

Texas gator stabbed (KPRC) Residents of Sugar Land, Texas are worried about an alligator, not because of the dangers of the reptile itself, but because of what someone did to it. The gator is in Pumpkin Lake, which backs up to Cullinan Park, and neighbors said they’ve seen it swimming around with a knife poking o...
2019-06-14, 21:26

Meet Sydney Wilson, the 14-Year-Old Who Just Became the Youngest Student to Attend Spelman College After conquering high school and leaving straight A’s in her wake, Atlanta native Sydney Wilson will be taking the next step in her academic journey by attending Spelman College in the fall....
2019-05-28, 23:13

Sydney facing first water restrictions in a decade as drought grips New South Wales Rapidly falling water levels in Sydney’s dams have prompted the state government to bring in water restrictions earlier than expected From sharing showers to native plants: give us your tips on how to save waterSydney is facing stage one water restrictions for the first time in a decade as dam level...
2019-05-28, 10:13

Australian police raid ABC offices in Sydney, one day after NewsCorp journalist's home was raided Australia’s media industry is bracing for more “heavy-handed” raids by the Federal Police, following the searches of the ABC [Australian Broadcasting Corporation] Wednesday and a journalist’s home Tuesday....
2019-06-05, 19:26

Man stabbed near Penn Station: cops A man is expected to survive after being stabbed near Penn Station Sunday morning, cops said. The incident happened just before 10 a.m. at the intersection of West 31st Street and 8th Avenue and his attacker was in custody moments later, according to police. It was unclear what caused the dispute. T...
2019-06-02, 20:39

Man stabbed at UK Home Office in London British police have reported an apparent knife attack near the Home Office in London. Security forces have cordoned off the area, local media said. The incident follows the launch of a campaign to curb knife crime....
2019-08-17, 05:26

U.S. soccer couple Sydney Leroux, Dom Dwyer announce new baby before USWNT World Cup game U.S. soccer players Sydney Leroux and Dom Dwyer welcomed a baby girl on Friday, announcing Roux James' birth on social media.       ...
2019-06-29, 04:26

Newly opened WestConnex tunnel missing from Google Maps, causing confusion in Sydney Motorists sent up the garden path as controversial M4 East tunnel from Homebush to Haberfield fails to display Google Maps is working to resolve an issue where Sydney’s newly opened WestConnex M4 East motorway – part of Australia’s largest transport infrastructure project – does not display on its m...
2019-07-15, 18:26

26-year-old man stabbed in the neck during subway dispute A 26-year-old man was stabbed in the neck while riding the subway early Friday in Lower Manhattan, police said. Cops said the stabbing started as an argument between two men on the northbound F train around 1:30 am. before the dispute turned physical and one of the men pulled a sharp unknown object....
2019-08-16, 21:39

Man stabbed three times in his back by stranger in LES dispute A man was stabbed three times in the back by a stranger during a dispute in the Lower East Side, police and law enforcement sources said Tuesday. The 36-year-old man began arguing with Avery Monserrate, 22, around 4:40 a.m. Monday on Ludlow Street near Delancey Street in the Lower East Side, police...
2019-05-29, 00:52

Off-duty officer stabbed after argument in Uber BARTLETT, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee say an off-duty Bartlett officer has been stabbed in the face, neck and leg by a person still being sought by police. Memphis police tell news outlets that the officer was sharing an Uber with a man early Sunday when the two began arguing. A police report says t...
2019-06-04, 12:52

5-year-old stabbed while walking with his mother in the Bronx A 5-year-old boy was stabbed in the back while walking in the Bronx with his mom, police said Sunday. The boy and his mother were walking on Daly Avenue near East 180th Street in West Farms at about 1:20 a.m. when a man walked up and stabbed the boy with an unknown weapon, cops said.......
2019-06-30, 16:26

Three stabbed in scuffle at 4th of July celebration in Chicago Three people were stabbed and seriously injured during a fight at an Independence Day fireworks show in Chicago on Thursday and more than a dozen more were injured as many of the crowd fled the scene, police and media reports said early Friday....
2019-07-05, 11:39

Man stabbed with glass bottle after coming to dad’s defense A man rescued his dad from a Fourth of July assault in the Bronx and was stabbed by one of the assailants shortly after the attack on his father, police said Wednesday. The fracas started when the victims spotted a group of people setting off fireworks near their car near River Avenue and McClellan ...
2019-07-18, 10:13

NJ man and family’s nanny found stabbed to death A nanny and a member of the family that hired her were murdered in the upscale town of Maplewood, NJ, early Saturday, police said. The victims’ names have not been released. Police got a call at about 6 a.m. from a jogger reporting a woman being attacked on the front lawn of a Walton Road home.......
2019-08-05, 04:01

Man stabbed to death during argument in Queens deli A 32-year-old man died after being stabbed in the chest during an argument at his neighborhood deli in Queens, police said Monday. The victim, Desmond Tillery, was arguing with a man while standing in the doorway of the Day & Night Deli & Grill on Beach Channel Drive in Far Rockaway late Sunday, whe...
2019-05-21, 15:13

Man Stabbed on Set of Anne Hathaway Film The Witches A crew member working on The Witches reboot, starring Anne Hathaway, was stabbed and injured on the film's set on Wednesday during a confrontation with a coworker. The incident......
2019-06-20, 04:39

Sydney's city council reviews use of Bayer's Roundup weed killer amid cancer fears Sydney's city council said on Friday it was reviewing its weed management, which included the use of Bayer AG's Roundup, after other councils in Australia began cutting ties with the product amid concerns about possible links to cancer....
2019-07-05, 09:13

Sydney stabbing suspect yelling 'Allahu akbar' pinned to ground by bystanders with milk crate Three British men are being hailed as heroes after confronting a knife-wielding man who killed one woman and wounded another in downtown Sydney before trying to attack others Tuesday while yelling "Allahu akbar," according to police and witnesses....
2019-08-13, 18:00

Google Sticks Another Knife in Flash's Corpse The killing blow to multimedia software Flash made contact with its skull in 2017, when maker Adobe announced that it would begin Flash’s “end-of-life” phase and stop updating and distributing it by the end of 2020. Flash—which nerds of a certain age cohort may remember from sites like Newgrounds or...
2019-07-31, 18:26

TSA finds knife concealed in flower bouquet Well TSA officers at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport found sometimes a bouquet of flowers has a knife! Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
2019-08-07, 05:39

Johnson's reign is on a knife edge before he even starts The ballots are in and the votes are being counted. Bar a last-minute shock, Boris Johnson will be announced the new Conservative leader and presumptive prime minister just before midday....
2019-07-23, 07:52

Knife wielding man dies after falling off roof of car FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities in northern Arizona say they’re investigating the death of a man who fell off the roof of a moving car following a struggle. Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies and Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers from Flagstaff responded to Highway 8...
2019-08-06, 17:00

London's knife victims are sewing themselves up, mayor says Young victims of violent crime in London are using DIY methods including hair-weaving needles and superglue to stitch themselves up in a bid to avoid going to hospital, the Mayor of London said Thursday....
2019-07-05, 12:00

TSA pokes fun at attempt to get knife-shaped gun through security TSA agents may have been confused as how to classify this weapon when a passenger tried to bring a knife-shaped gun through airport security.       ...
2019-08-18, 03:52

Crook swipes knife in Target, uses it to aid escape A man swiped a knife from a Manhattan Target store — and then used it to threaten customers as he fled, police said Monday. The crook was at the East 14th Street location near Avenue A in Alphabet City at about 11:30 p.m. Saturday when he grabbed a kitchen knife along with a computer keyboard....
2019-07-23, 02:01

Officials are working to help this alligator with a knife in its head, thank god If a picture is worth 1,000 words, this one raises just as many questions. Last week, Texan Erin Weaver spotted a gator in Pumpkin Lake, in the town of Sugar Land, Texas, swimming along just fine except for one thing: There was a knife sticking out of its head....
2019-06-18, 01:00

Bodega worker fatally stabbed after confrontation outside store An upper Manhattan bodega worker was fatally stabbed following a confrontation outside the store Wednesday night, police said. The 28-year-old man was stabbed in the chest during an argument with a group of people gathered outside of Dyckman Kwik Stop in Inwood about 8 p.m., police said. Before the ...
2019-06-20, 13:39

Catholic priest stabbed on church steps in Poland The assailant was arrested, but his motive remains unclear. The priest has undergone surgery and is now stable, Wroclaw University Hospital has said....
2019-06-10, 19:39

Boston EMT brutally stabbed by patient in ambulance: police A Boston first responder underwent emergency surgery Wednesday after being stabbed multiple times by a patient she was treating in the back of an ambulance while en route to the hospital, officials said....
2019-07-11, 12:13

Off-duty correction officer stabbed while trying to break up bar brawl A city correction officer was stabbed while trying to break up a brawl between a bouncer and a pair of unruly customers at a Brooklyn bar, law enforcement sources and officials said Wednesday. Jaheem Smith, 41, was off-duty and at Angry Wade’s at the corner of Butler and Smith streets in Boeru...
2019-07-17, 20:26

Suspect in custody after mom, daughter stabbed multiple times A Westchester County mother and daughter suffered “multiple stab wounds” during a domestic incident Wednesday – and police have a suspect in custody. New Rochelle police said they were called to the Bellview Place home at 1:59 p.m. on reports of a stabbing. When officers arrived they found one woman...
2019-07-18, 04:00

Company pays off medical bill of TPD K9 who was stabbed twice in neck TUCSON – Every time an officer goes out on duty, they risk paying the ultimate price. This is no different for the K9 officers. But when they injured, who picks up the medical bills? In K9 Blitz’s case, an international K9 consulting agency decided to foot the bill. Back in May, Tucson ...
2019-06-27, 19:52

Off-duty officer stabbed in Memphis after argument in Uber BARTLETT, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say an off-duty Bartlett officer has been stabbed in the face, neck and leg by a person still being sought by police. Memphis police tell news outlets that the officer was sharing an Uber with a man early Sunday when the two began arguing. A police report s...
2019-06-04, 13:39

Boston EMT recovering after being brutally stabbed by a patient in ambulance Police say a Boston emergency responder (EMT) has been stabbed several times by a patient in an ambulance.        ...
2019-07-11, 14:52

MTA conductor shows mercy to cancer-stricken man who stabbed him An MTA subway conductor who nearly died in a knife attack on a Bronx platform in April took pity Friday on his violent but gravely ill stabber, agreeing to let him stay out of jail and even ride the trains — but only to travel to cancer treatment. Otherwise, the stabber, who suffers from a......
2019-06-08, 10:13

Japanese police officer stabbed in possible targeted attack: NHK A Japanese police officer was stabbed several times in the chest with a kitchen knife and his loaded handgun stolen while on patrol on Sunday morning in the western city of Suita, in a rare case of violent crime in Japan, public broadcaster NHK reported....
2019-06-16, 08:00

On First Day Of School, Retired Official Stabbed To Death In California A retired administrator was fatally stabbed Monday on the first day of the school year at California State University at Fullerton, with the assailant seen fleeing the scene, police said....
2019-08-20, 18:13

Man found stabbed to death in Long Island home A 32-year-old man was fatally stabbed at a Long Island home, cops said Sunday. The man, Evan Grablesky, had multiple defensive stab wounds to the arms and hands and there were signs of a struggle in multiple areas of the house on Elliott Street in Merrick, according to police. “This homicide d...
2019-06-02, 20:39

3 stabbed, 16 injured during fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier Three people were stabbed and at least 16 others were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries following Fourth of July fireworks at Chicago's Navy Pier, police said....
2019-07-05, 17:26

Three stabbed in fight at July Fourth celebration in Chicago Three people were stabbed and seriously injured during a fight at an Independence Day fireworks show in Chicago and more than a dozen were injured as many of the crowd fled, police and media reports said on Friday....
2019-07-05, 17:00

UPDATE 1-Sydney's city council reviews use of Bayer's Roundup weed killer amid cancer fears Sydney's city council said on Friday it was reviewing its weed management, which included the use of Bayer AG's Roundup, after other councils in Australia began cutting ties with the product amid concerns about possible links to cancer....
2019-07-05, 09:13

Officer uses pepper spray on knife-wielding kids, 8 and 9 DES MOINES, Iowa — Police say an officer used pepper spray on a 9-year-old and his 8-year-old brother who were carrying butcher knives on the north side of Des Moines. Police Sgt. Rod Santizo says someone who saw the boys and the knives at a convenience store called police just before noon Tuesday. ...
2019-07-24, 14:26

Man busted for stabbing victim in eye with stolen knife in Brooklyn A Queens man was arrested after he stabbed another man in the eye with a stolen knife outside a Brooklyn bodega early Saturday, officials said. Terrell Herring, 28, went behind the counter of a store on Broadway near Dekalb Avenue in Bushwick at about 1:40 a.m. and grabbed a knife, according to poli...
2019-08-18, 03:26

Cops tackle knife-wielding man after stabbing spree in NYC A career criminal stabbed a straphanger on a Manhattan train — and then knifed another man who tried to stop him from running away from cops in a caught-on-camera pursuit, police sources said Wednesday. The subway victim, 55, was aboard a southbound A train near Canal Street around 7:20 p.m. T...
2019-07-31, 23:52

ArcelorMittal takes the knife to European steel output again ArcelorMittal underlined the problems facing the European steel industry when it cut production for the second time this month, blaming weak demand and high imports....
2019-05-29, 13:13

Knife attack at Japan bus stop wounds 19, kills at least 1 A man wielding a knife attacked commuters waiting at a bus stop just outside Tokyo during Tuesday morning’s rush hour, killing as many as two people and wounding at least 19, including 13 children...
2019-05-28, 04:01

One Child and the Suspect Are Among the Dead After a Knife Attack in Japan At least three people have died and more than a dozen others were injured when a man began stabbing children and other passengers waiting for a bus in a residential district on the southern outskirts of Tokyo Tuesday morning. Local media cited police saying the suspect, a man believed to be in his 4...
2019-05-28, 09:26

Knife-wielding man attacks schoolgirls in Japan, killing 2 Most of the victims were schoolgirls who were lined up at a bus stop near Noborito Park in the city of Kawasaki when a man in his 50s began slashing them with knives.        ...
2019-05-28, 10:39

Catholic priest in hospital after knife attack in Poland WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Authorities in Poland say that a Roman Catholic priest is hospitalized in serious condition after a man attacked him with a knife. Krzysztof Zaporowski, police spokesman in the southwestern city of Wroclaw, said the attacker approached the priest early Monday in front of the ci...
2019-06-10, 12:26

Knife-wielding man dies after fall off moving car in Arizona FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – Authorities in northern Arizona say they’re investigating the death of a man who fell off the roof of a moving car following a struggle. Coconino County Sheriff’s deputies and Arizona Department of Public Safety troopers from Flagstaff responded to Highway 89N ne...
2019-08-09, 07:13

Kansas boy very lucky to survive knife impaling his face KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — A 15-year-old Kansas boy got a large knife to the face, and doctors say he’s extremely lucky. Jimmy Russell says her son, Eli Gregg, was playing Thursday outside of their home in Redfield, about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of Kansas City, when she heard him scream....
2019-06-17, 22:26

Knife-wielding maniac goes berserk on MTA bus in the East Village Warning: Video contains graphic language An unhinged man armed with a utility knife attacked an MTA bus in the East Village Thursday night — but was brought down by the bus driver and other good Samaritans, authorities said. The unidentified man climbed onto the windshield of the bus at about 8 p.m....
2019-06-07, 08:13

Alligator spotted swimming with steak knife in head “A steak knife was sticking out of his head.” An alligator stunned Texas neighbors when it swam by their homes — with a massive knife sticking out of its noggin, according to a report. Erin Weaver, who spotted the resilient reptile in her suburban Houston hood, said someone had likely stabbed it int...
2019-06-15, 00:26

French soldier shoots knife-wielding man in Lyon A French soldier opened fire on Sunday at a man clad in a North African-style robe who was threatening military personnel with a knife in Lyon, police and the public prosecutor said....
2019-06-16, 21:52

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2019-05-21, 21:00

State investigating after inmate dies in knife attack TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) – The Arizona Department of Corrections says it’s investigating as a homicide the death of an inmate after he was stabbed in an attack by another inmate. The department says Richard Curley, 53, died Saturday at Banner University Medical Center South Campus from injurie...
2019-06-16, 08:26

Catholic priest hospitalized after knife attack in Poland WARSAW, Poland — Authorities in Poland say that a Roman Catholic priest is hospitalized in serious condition after a man attacked him with a knife. Krzysztof Zaporowski, police spokesman in the southwestern city of Wroclaw, said the attacker approached the priest early Monday in front of the city...
2019-06-10, 18:13

Cops hunting for man who robbed Midtown Starbucks with knife A man walked into a Midtown Starbucks waving a knife Monday morning — all so he could steal a snack, cops said. The robber, who was still being sought by police, waltzed into the Starbucks on West 42nd Street near 8th Avenue at 11:38 a.m., grabbed an unspecified amount of premade food and walked out...
2019-08-05, 19:26

Alligator With Knife Stuck in Its Head Seen in Lake in Texas A Texas woman says she recently witnessed an alligator with what appeared to be some kind of knife stuck in its head swimming in a local lake, a situation she says she believes may have been a purposeful act.Read more......
2019-06-15, 10:13

O.J. Simpson’s Twitter account threatens man with knife emojis The shocking threats were contained in a pair of videos posted on the "@KillerOJSimpson" Twitter page on Monday, which also marked the 25th anniversary of the infamous slow-speed police chase of a white Ford Bronco....
2019-06-18, 01:52

Man Accused Of Stabbing Person In Chest With Kitchen Knife LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Police arrested a Lexington man who they say stabbed a person Thursday. Police say 56-year-old John Lapham stabbed someone in the chest with a serrated kitchen knife. Authorities said alcohol was suspected to be involved in the case. The victim’s condition was n...
2019-06-08, 17:26

Man armed with gun, knife, gasoline can takes bus hostage in Brazil A man armed with a gun, knife and a can of gasoline took at least 37 people hostage on a public bus in Brazil before being fatally shot by police.        ...
2019-08-21, 02:00

Police in Calif. fatally shoot knife-wielding man Police officers fatally shot a knife-wielding man near the Agua Caliente Casino in Rancho Mirage, California on Tuesday. KESQ-TV reports that the Riverside County Sheriff's Department confirms the man was waving a knife when he was shot. (July 10)        ...
2019-07-10, 16:26

An Arizona Teenager Was Fatally Stabbed. The Suspect Blames Rap Music. Michael Paul Adams, 27, killed Elijah Al-Amin, 17, last week, the police said. Mr. Adams said the rap music the teenager had been playing made him feel “unsafe.”...
2019-07-10, 15:52

Tucson police K9 cleared to work after getting stabbed by robbery suspect TUCSON — A Tucson police K9 is back on the job after he was stabbed during the arrest of a suspect in May. Police say that on May 10, Frank K. Garcia, 27, was involved in an armed robbery incident at the U.S. Bank, located at 2140 W. Grant Rd. He allegedly threatened and force a clerk to give ...
2019-06-03, 04:00

Yeshiva Student Found Stabbed to Death in West Bank The killing set off a hunt for the assailant by the Israeli Army, which was treating his death as a terrorist attack. Investigators were pursuing the possibility of a botched abduction....
2019-08-08, 16:39

Retired cop stabbed in Brooklyn during apparent road rage incident A retired cop got stabbed on Sunday night during an apparent road rage incident in Brooklyn, according to police and law enforcement sources. The confrontation went down near Alabama Ave and Livonia Ave at around 6:50 p.m., NYPD officials said. Cops confirmed that a motor vehicle dispute led to the ...
2019-06-24, 06:39

Cal State Fullerton employee stabbed to death on campus during first day of classes A Southern California university employee was stabbed to death Monday morning in what police believe was a targeted attack on the first day of the academic year, investigators said. ...
2019-08-20, 02:39

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam's injuries were not life-threatening, Chinese state media reported....
2019-07-20, 15:39

Man allegedly stabbed his elderly mom to death, stuffed body in trash can An Illinois man with mental health issues and a history of erratic behavior was arrested Sunday after stabbing his mother with a sword and stuffing her body into a trash can, police said. David Krystyniak, 47, was being held on a first-degree murder charge in the death of his 74-year-old mother, Jud...
2019-08-01, 10:13

At Least 16 People, Including 13 Young Children, Stabbed at Bus Stop in Japan At least three of the victims, including one of the young students, had life-threatening wounds. NHK, the public broadcaster, reported that all the children were girls between the ages of 6 and 7....
2019-05-28, 03:13

Bullied teen who stabbed classmate had switchblade for ‘protection’: lawyers The bullied Bronx teen charged with fatally stabbing a classmate and wounding another had a switchblade on him that day for “protection,” his lawyers claimed Friday. Christopher Lynn painted client Abel Cedeno as the real victim of the 2017 attack at Urban Assembly School for Wildlife Conservation i...
2019-06-29, 04:13

A nanny broke up with her boyfriend. He stabbed her and her boss to death, police say Court records lay out grisly details of an early-morning double homicide set off by a violent refusal to accept a rejection.        ...
2019-08-07, 01:26

Man stabbed in neck, abdomen during subway platform brawl: cops A man was stabbed on a Midtown subway platform during a fight over money, police said Tuesday. The 24-year-old and two men were arguing over money around 11:30 p.m. Monday while on the D train platform at the 42nd Street-Bryant Park station, police said. The pair then began attacking him — bea...
2019-05-28, 18:13

Man fatally stabbed at Memorial Day party on Staten Island: cops A Staten Island man was stabbed during a fight at a Memorial Day party — then stumbled the three blocks home before fatally collapsing in front of his girlfriend, police said Tuesday. Gregory Fortson, 23, was mortally wounded in the torso around 11:30 p.m. Monday during a brawl in front of 144...
2019-05-28, 18:13

Crew member stabbed on set at Harry Potter film studio Police called to Leavesden film set and made arrest after man was taken to hospital with a neck injuryA man has been arrested after a crew member was stabbed at a film studio celebrated as the home base for the successful Harry Potter film series.Hertfordshire police said: “Police were called at aro...
2019-06-20, 12:13

Riot in Brazil prison leaves 15 choked and stabbed to death A riot between inmates in a prison in Brazilian state of Amazonas ended with 15 dead on Sunday, according to a statement of the state secretariat for prisons....
2019-05-27, 06:00

Cops search for pair who stabbed, robbed 2 men in Mott Haven Two men were stabbed and seriously injured in separate, random attempted robberies in the Bronx over the course of a few hours, according to authorities. The first in the pair of attacks was reported around 9:15 a.m. June 16, in the area of Rider Avenue and East 144th Street in Mott Haven, where two...
2019-07-03, 00:13

Two transgender women have been killed and a third stabbed in the past seven months in Dallas Dallas police are investigating whether the killing of two transgender woman and the assault of third over the past seven months are related, authorities said Tuesday....
2019-05-22, 02:52

Japan Police Official Stabbed In Possible Targeted Attack: Report A Japanese police officer was stabbed several times in the chest with a kitchen knife and his loaded handgun stolen while on patrol on Sunday morning in the western city of Suita, in a rare case of......
2019-06-16, 08:00

Knife-wielding crook caught on camera swiping $3K from Walgreens A knife-wielding crook dressed as a construction worker was caught on video beating a worker as he robbed $3,000 from the pharmacy at a Bronx Walgreens, police said. The thief walked into a restricted area of the store at East 161st Street and River Avenue and knocked on the door to the back office ...
2019-07-19, 02:00

Bronx HS stabber was looking for fight when he pulled knife on classmates: prosecutor A bullied Bronx high schooler brought a switchblade to history class because he was itching to use it, a prosecutor said Friday, in closing arguments in the manslaughter trial of Abel Cedeno, the teen who killed one classmate and seriously injured another during a 2017 brawl. But Cedeno — who&...
2019-07-13, 14:39

Khan's just here for the photocall: Ex-Met man attacks Mayor on knife crime Former senior Scotland Yard police officer who helped Sadiq Khan write the policing section of his manifesto has hit out at the Mayor, saying: "He's just here for the photocall."...
2019-07-31, 17:39

Knife-wielding man slashes schoolgirls at bus stop in Japan, killing two A knife-wielding man slashed at a group of schoolgirls at a bus stop in Japan on Tuesday, killing one girl and an adult who may have been the father of one child, media reported....
2019-05-28, 14:26

What London’s police can learn from Glasgow’s approach to knife crime A rise in violent knife crime in the UK has led to calls for an increase in police numbers, but Scotland is taking an alternative approach to tackle the issue...
2019-05-21, 14:32

Deputy shoots knife-wielding man outside South Dakota jail SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Authorities say a man was shot outside of a South Dakota jail after he charged at officers with a knife. Minnehaha County Sheriff Mike Milstead says authorities responded to gunshots just after 3 p.m. Tuesday. Milstead says a deputy fired two shots, and at least one hit the ...
2019-05-22, 02:26

Video: Cop uses Chinese food man to convince suicidal man to drop knife A Chinese food craving is a powerful thing — just ask Officer Jason Inacio of the Newark Police Department. He was able to use a simple offer of Chinese takeout to help coax a man out of his apartment bedroom, where he was reportedly threatening to cut his own throat with a knife on Saturday.....
2019-08-13, 01:39

Doctors remove knife from Kansas teen’s face Doctors remove a 10-inch knife that impaled a 15-year-old Kansas boy’s face when he fell while playing (June 17)        ...
2019-06-17, 22:39

Bronx HS stabber claims he can’t remember plunging knife into classmates The gay former Bronx high school student charged with a 2017 fatal classroom stabbing took the stand in his own defense Thursday, taking no responsibility for the violence, and insisting he doesn’t even remember plunging his knife into two classmates. Instead Abel Cedeno, 19, blamed years of ...
2019-07-12, 02:52

Video: Cop uses Chinese food to convince suicidal man to drop knife A Chinese food craving is a powerful thing — just ask Officer Jason Inacio of the Newark Police Department. He was able to use a simple offer of Chinese takeout to help coax a man out of his apartment bedroom, where he was reportedly threatening to cut his own throat with a knife on Saturday.....
2019-08-13, 04:26

Rescued California camper said she fled knife-wielding attacker A California Camper is found four days after she went missing in the remote White Mountains near the Nevada border. Veuer’s Chandra Lanier has the story.        ...
2019-07-18, 01:26

School aide describes moment bullied teen stabbed classmate A Bronx school aide testified Tuesday about the moment he realized he was covered in blood after an allegedly bullied student fatally plunged a switchblade into a classmate’s chest. “I realized I had blood all over my clothes and my hands,” teaching assistant Nikolai Kennedy recall...
2019-07-03, 00:13

UK teen charged after 'devoted father' fatally stabbed with screwdriver, police say A 17-year-old in England has been charged with the murder of a “devoted father,” who was stabbed to death at a shopping center last week with what police believe was a screwdriver, authorities said Saturday....
2019-08-19, 00:00

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Lam stabbed at event in China BEIJING — Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China. Police say his injuries are not life-threatening and a suspect has been detained. The motive is unclear. His manager Lester Mo says Yam was stabbed in the stomach on Saturday and also had a cut o...
2019-07-20, 10:52

U.S. teen claims he stabbed Italian police officer in defense, judge says One of two American teenagers arrested for murder said he knifed an Italian officer because he was afraid he was being strangled, a judge said.        ...
2019-07-31, 21:39

Several stabbed, trampled at Chicago’s Navy Pier amid fireworks chaos Chaos erupted just outside the “secure zone” of Chicago’s Navy Pier on the Fourth of July when three people, including two teens, were stabbed during a fight — and then 14 more were trampled in an ensuing stampede after someone yelled “Gun!,” according to a new report. The ma...
2019-07-05, 19:39

Israel says soldier stabbed to death in Palestinian attack in West Bank The body of an Israeli soldier was found near a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday and the military said he had been stabbed to death by a Palestinian assailant....
2019-08-08, 15:00

A teenager stabbed his middle school principal at graduation rehearsal, police say The principal of a New Jersey middle school was leading a graduation rehearsal Friday when student stabbed him in the chest multiple times, police said....
2019-06-16, 05:13

‘I’ve seen young people being stabbed, shot and killed. I don’t want to be passive observer anymore’ Milambo Makani has learned through boxing and his own experience that he wants to make a change. He discusses the Knock Out Crime project The post ‘I’ve seen young people being stabbed, shot and killed. I don’t want to be passive observer anymore’ appeared first on Boxing New...
2019-08-13, 17:13

New York City man, 72, fatally stabbed wife before leaping to his own death, reports say A 72-year-old New York City man reportedly stabbed his wife to death late Sunday night before slitting his wrists and jumping out a window on the sixth floor of his apartment building....
2019-08-20, 02:39

Brave bodega worker fends off knife-wielding attacker in Brooklyn Shocking video shows a brave bodega worker pushing off an knife-wielding attacker during an early morning robbery inside a Brooklyn marketplace, police said Saturday. The 24-year-old was working at OJ Fruit & Vegetable Corp. on Flatbush Avenue around 6:45 a.m. on July 14 when the stranger walked beh...
2019-07-20, 22:13

Deadly knife attack near Tokyo raises alarm on child safety TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have raided the home of a man suspected in a knife attack against schoolgirls and others this week that left two people dead before the man killed himself. The attack near Tokyo on Tuesday has raised concerns about how children can be protected on their way to school. Of...
2019-05-29, 07:39

Preorder and Save On an Affordable Chef's Knife From One Of Our Favorite Cookware Brands The team that brought us one of the most innovative nonstick pans we’ve ever seen is back with their latest project, a German steel chef’s knife that can last you a lifetime....
2019-07-20, 01:52

‘Miracle’ teen somehow survives having 10-inch knife lodged inside his skull A teenager from Kansas accidentally plunged a 10-inch knife into his skull — and managed to survive — in what is being described by his family as “a miracle.” “It could not have had a pound more force on it and him survive that event,” explained Dr. Koji Ebersole in a video r...
2019-06-18, 10:39

Fortnite Fortbyte 34 Location found between a fork and a knife: Season 9 Guide Found between a fork and a knife is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
2019-07-09, 16:26

Knife-wielding man attacks 3 in Seattle, strips naked as he flees cops A knife-wielding man attacked three people in an apparently random assault on a downtown Seattle street early Tuesday — then stripped naked as he tried to evade cops, according to authorities and reports. The unidentified suspect waved his blade at three men outside a Nordstrom clothing store near S...
2019-07-09, 21:52

Two thirds of knife-point robberies go unsolved each year, figures reveal Two thirds of knife-point robberies in England and Wales go unsolved each year and thousands of investigations end with no suspect being identified, figures have revealed....
2019-05-30, 07:52

Houston residents spot alligator swimming with a knife sticking out of its skull For residents of many southern U.S. states, alligator sightings are a common occurrence. The large reptiles love bodies of water of all sizes, and it’s not unusual to see one or several of them hanging out in ponds and lakes, but one particular gator is causing quite a stir in Fort Bend County...
2019-06-16, 21:39

Canadian survives grizzly bear attack by stabbing it with pocket knife Man fought back after being bitten in stomach, thighs, and thrown into ditchA Canadian man survived an encounter with a grizzly bear, who bit him in the stomach and thighs, by stabbing it with a pocket knife.Colin Dowler was mountain biking on a remote logging road on Mount Doogie Dowler – named aft...
2019-08-10, 01:39

2 killed, including 11-year-old girl, after man with knife attacks schoolgirls in Japan A man carrying a knife in each hand and screaming “I will kill you!” attacked a group of schoolgirls and adults as he walked toward a school bus parked at a bus stop just outside Tokyo, Japan on Tuesday, killing two and injuring 16 before killing himself, officials said....
2019-05-28, 16:13

Kansas teen miraculously survives 10-inch knife in face: 'It was really shocking' A Kansas teen is lucky to be alive let alone talking and joking around after he was rushed to the hospital with a 10-inch knife sticking out of his skull....
2019-06-17, 17:52

Butcher knife-wielding robber attempted to flee on jitney bus: cops Police arrested a New Jersey woman as she attempted to flee on a jitney-style bus from holding a clothing store up with a butcher knife. Nicole Travers, 32, allegedly tried to rob a Mandee clothing store Tuesday in Paramus but her plan was foiled by a snafu with the cash register, NJ.com reported. “...
2019-05-31, 00:00

UK launches controversial chicken shop campaign to combat knife crime The British Home Office has launched a campaign to combat the UK's rising rates of knife crime using promotional material in fast-food shops. A backlash has ensued on social media amid suggestions of racial stereotyping....
2019-08-15, 04:39

Knife attack in Japan leaves 2 dead, nearly 20 injured, including kids A child and an adult were killed and nearly 20 others, including kids, were wounded when a knife-wielding man went on a stabbing spree in Japan, according to local reports. The suspect launched the attack at a bus stop during the Tuesday morning commute in Kawasaki, near Tokyo, the Kyodo news agency...
2019-05-28, 07:39

Alabama woman charged in her unborn baby’s death, cops say another woman pulled trigger An Alabama grand jury on Tuesday decided to indict a woman Wednesday with manslaughter for allegedly initiating and continuing a fight with another woman that ultimately lead to the shooting death of her unborn baby, a report said....
2019-06-27, 19:13

Croydon stabbing: Baby fights for life after pregnant mother, 26, is stabbed to death A baby was fighting for life in hospital today after being delivered in an emergency procedure after the mother was stabbed to death in south London....
2019-06-30, 11:39

Cal State Fullerton University consultant fatally stabbed in campus parking lot, police say A consultant to California State Fullerton was fatally stabbed in a university parking lot Monday, police said, and the suspect is still at-large.        ...
2019-08-20, 06:13

Dallas police looking into similarities in cases of 2 transgender women fatally shot, third stabbed Dallas police said they have not directly linked the cases at this time but that there are similarities they want the public to be aware of.        ...
2019-05-22, 17:13

Three stabbed, more than a dozen injured at Navy Pier after Chicago fireworks show, police say The incident occurred during a fight that followed the Fourth of July display, which draws thousands of people to the Lake Michigan shoreline each year.        ...
2019-07-05, 10:39

Investigators: Man allegedly fatally stabbed teen at Peoria Circle K for ‘listening to rap music’ PEORIA, Ariz. (NBC NEWS) – Civil rights activists are calling for a hate crime investigation into the alleged killing of a black teenager by a white man just out of prison. Michael Adams, 27, stabbed the 17-year-old in the neck at a Circle K convenience store in Peoria, Arizona, in the early h...
2019-07-10, 01:39

Woman convicted of killing abducted Indiana woman in 1988 SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A jury has convicted a woman of murder in the 1988 beating death of a pregnant mother abducted while walking her dog in northern Indiana. The jury found 56-year-old Barbara Brewster guilty of killing 28-year-old Miriam Rice of South Bend following a three-day trial. Rice̵...
2019-06-13, 04:39

2015 Moto3 champion Danny Kent loses BSB ride over knife offence Danny Kent, the 2015 Moto3 world champion, has been handed a suspended jail sentence for a knife offence, and lost his ride in the British Superbike Championship as a result...
2019-08-16, 23:13

Knife crime: Public fear UK has descended into lawlessness, five ex-Met Police chiefs warn The public fear Britain has descended into lawlessness because of spiralling knife and drug crime and have lost faith in policing, former Scotland Yard bosses have warned....
2019-07-05, 09:39

2 brothers armed with tomahawk and knife are shot by Australian counter terrorism police Two brothers armed with a knife and tomahawk were shot by police in Australia on Wednesday after a confrontation escalated when authorities tried to question the pair about a ongoing terror probe....
2019-06-12, 19:39

Dave Brailsford keen to ‘twist knife’ into Team Ineos’s Tour rivals • British team have Thomas and Bernal in second and third• Groupama–FDJ principal says Thibaut Pinot can recoverDave Brailsford’s rest-day habit of provoking the French resurfaced again as the Tour de France took a 24-hour pause in Albi, a day after the home hero Thibaut Pinot had been unceremonious...
2019-07-16, 19:39

British teenagers sent to East Africa to avoid rising UK knife crime: reports Hundreds of British teenagers are being shipped by their parents to parts of East Africa to avoid the rising knife crime in the United Kingdom that has claimed more than 100 lives this year alone....
2019-05-28, 17:26

Navy Pier 'chaos' after Chicago fireworks show leaves 3 stabbed, 14 trampled: reports At least three people were stabbed and more than a dozen injured in a subsequent stampede after panic broke out at Chicago’s Navy Pier on Thursday following a Fourth of July fireworks show, police said. ...
2019-07-05, 09:52

London police officer stabbed in head by machete-wielding man; cop manages to taser suspect A London police officer conducting a routine traffic stop was seriously injured Thursday morning after he was stabbed several times by a man wielding a machete, officials said. ...
2019-08-09, 00:13

Mother, 3 young children found fatally stabbed inside Georgia apartment, police say A 29-year-old mother and three young children were found fatally stabbed Wednesday night inside an apartment in Columbus, Ga., according to a report....
2019-07-18, 17:13

Actor from ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ sequel is stabbed onstage in China: report A well-known Hong Kong actor suffered a deep gash to his abdomen and a hand injury Saturday when a knife-wielding suspect attacked him onstage at a promotional event in China, according to a report....
2019-07-21, 15:39

Sportwatch: Swifts beat Firebirds, Sydney beat West Coast and more – as it happened Firebirds 46-68 SwiftsBroncos 18-26 TitansPanthers 18-10 RoostersSydney beat West Coast 18.8 (116) to 10.11 (71) 9.13am BST Well that wraps up the domestic sport for today. But don’t go anywhere, we’re about to kick off our live blogs for the Matildas game in the Women’s World Cup, as well as the bi...
2019-06-09, 11:39

Georgia girl, 5, receives 'medal of bravery' for fending off mother's knife-wielding attacker A 5-year-old Georgia girl received a “medal of bravery” from the Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday after jumping on the back of a family member who allegedly was stabbing her mother....
2019-08-16, 13:13

Bronx teen in bodega slay ‘Junior’ Guzman-Feliz died from knife to neck Slaughtered innocent Bronx teen Lesandro “Junior” Guzman-Feliz suffered numerous cuts, scrapes and bruises when he was attacked outside a bodega by gangbangers who allegedly mistook him for a rival — but it was a single stab wound that went clear through his neck that killed him, a...
2019-06-08, 10:13

UK government gets backlash for featuring anti-knife crime campaign on fried chicken boxes The British government has been mocked and criticized for putting advertisements meant to discourage knife crime on boxes of takeout fried chicken, according to multiple reports....
2019-08-15, 06:00

San Francisco teens used 7-inch combat knife in alleged killing of unarmed Italian cop: police Two American teenagers who are accused of fatally stabbing an Italian police officer last week used a 7-inch combat knife in the attack, authorities in Rome said Tuesday. ...
2019-07-31, 17:52

Bloody knife possibly linked to Jennifer Dulos case traded for crack: report A Hartford man claims he found a knife and bloody pillow near trash cans where evidence in the Jennifer Dulos case was recovered — but traded the weapon for a $5 piece of crack, according to a new report. The man, who was not identified because he could be a witness in the case, claims......
2019-08-04, 01:00

Secret Service arrests man outside Israeli Embassy wearing bulletproof vest and carrying knife The Secret Service arrested a man who was wearing a bulletproof vest and carrying a knife outside the Israeli embassy in Washington, D.C., on Friday....
2019-08-17, 21:00

Kelly Mary Fauvrelle: Croydon MP pleads for action from Theresa May after mother and baby stabbed to death A Labour MP has pleaded with Theresa May over what she is going to do about "the terrifying increase in the use of knives on our street" after a pregnant mother and her baby became the latest London stabbing victims....
2019-07-03, 19:26

Olympian Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life. Now, she fights to find her way forward Former Olympic volleyball player Danielle Scott was stabbed while trying to save her sister's life last November. Now, she is grieving — and healing.        ...
2019-05-22, 21:13

An Arizona man reportedly told police he fatally stabbed a teenager because the boy's rap music made him feel 'unsafe' Peoria Police Department/Facebook Michael Paul Adams was arrested and charged with killing a 17-year-old boy at a Circle K in Peoria, Arizona on Thursday. Multiple news outlets and social media posts named the victim as Elijah Al-Amin from Glendale, Arizona. Adams told police that Elijah did not p...
2019-07-10, 03:13

Ohio State campus police officer honored by President Trump for response to knife attack Ohio State police officer Alan Horujko, who fatally shot a knife-wielding attacker on campus, received the Medal of Valor at the White House.        ...
2019-05-23, 12:39

Tennessee man accused of slashing boss' throat with steak knife after taking time off for stress, reports say A Tennessee man is accused of slashing his boss’ throat with a steak knife on Friday after returning to work from time off because of stress, according to local reports....
2019-08-20, 20:00

Scotland Yard's most wanted: Man accused of petrol station knife attack among fugitives named A suspect accused of the near-fatal stabbing of a young man at a petrol station is among Scotland Yard's 18 most wanted violent fugitives named today....
2019-07-05, 09:39

Jason Isaacs murder: Drill rapper who stabbed teenager to death in moped ambush is jailed for life A drill rapper who bragged about gang culture in his songs before stabbing to death a teenager with a machete in a moped ambush has been jailed for life....
2019-05-29, 00:52

Purley stabbing: Killer knife mob runs riot in mass brawl, leaving one teenager dead and two others injured A teenage boy was stabbed to death in a running brawl in a suburban high street. Two other youths were slashed as the fight raged through the centre of Purley, south of Croydon....
2019-07-12, 20:52

Federal police raid ABC News in Sydney over 'Afghan Files' stories alleging unlawful killings by Australian special forces Police raided the offices of Australia's national broadcaster on Wednesday over allegations it had published information from classified leaked military documents....
2019-06-05, 13:26

Mother stabbed by mugger as she walked with son says 'gang initiation' may have been behind attack A mother who was stabbed in the leg by a teenage boy while walking with her infant son has said she believes the attack was part of a "gang initiation"....
2019-06-11, 23:26

Dad of college student stabbed to death in Clapham says killer was 'smirking' during trial The father of a college student who was stabbed to death in south London has spoken of his shock at his son's killer's lack of remorse during his trial....
2019-06-23, 18:00

Kansas boy survives after knife impales his face: 'It is almost a miracle' Eli Gregg was playing outside when his mom heard him screaming. She found him with a 10-inch knife jutting from just below his eye.        ...
2019-06-18, 03:26

Sajid Javid tells 'unbecoming' Donald Trump to butt out on knife murders Home Secretary Sajid Javid unleashed a withering slapdown to Donald Trump today, condemning a remark by the US President about killings in London as "unbecoming of a leader of such a great state"....
2019-06-17, 15:52

Sadiq Khan: London crime victims 'sew up their own knife wounds to avoid hospitals' The Mayor of London Sadiq Khan today said shooting victims are using tweezers at home to remove shrapnel because they fear reprisals from going to hospital....
2019-07-04, 17:26

Manchester stabbing suspect 'had manual on lethal ways to strike with a knife', court hears A terror suspect who is accused of attempted murder after a brutal stabbing in Manchester on New Year's Eve had a manual of "lethal ways to strike with a knife", a court heard....
2019-06-12, 20:39

Barnet stabbing: Fifth murder probe in six days as man dies in 'full-on' street knife battle Scotland Yard today opened a fifth murder investigation in six days after a man in his 30s was stabbed to death in a "full-on" knife battle on a quiet London street....
2019-06-19, 15:52

Mother of three stabbed as she pushed son in buggy after 'refusing to hand over phone to mugger' in north London street A husband today told how his wife narrowly escaped with her life after being stabbed in the leg when she refused to hand her mobile phone to a mugger....
2019-06-10, 21:26

Eliza Stevens murder: Man who stabbed partner 86 times out of 'rage and resentment' in Hendon flat jailed for life A 55-year-old jeweller from north London who fatally stabbed his partner 86 times in a fit of "self-pity, rage and resentment" has been jailed for at least 21 years....
2019-08-20, 22:26

Forest Gate stabbing: Family of father killed in street fight warn of 'normalisation' of knife crime The family of a father who was stabbed to death in a street fight paid tribute today as they urged action to prevent knife crime becoming "normalised" in London....
2019-05-31, 16:39

Kasim Lewis: 'Evil' double killer who fatally stabbed a retired civil servant before murdering a barmaid is jailed for 40 years An "evil" and "extremely dangerous" killer who stabbed a retired civil servant weeks before attacking a second woman has been jailed for at least 40 years....
2019-07-18, 21:26

Rising grime star Yizzy highlights knife violence in haunting video where he plays a stab victim to show 'life is precious' A rising grime star has portrayed himself as a stab victim in a haunting music video to show that knife victims are more than just "nameless statistics."...
2019-08-05, 02:00

Crew member stabbed on the set of Anne Hathaway's new movie 'The Witches' The incident took place Wednesday at the Warner Bros. Studios in Leavesden, England, where the entire "Harry Potter" franchise was famously filmed.        ...
2019-06-20, 03:26

Ageing donkey who retired from giving children's rides is stabbed in 'despicable' attack in south-east London Police are hunting a knifeman who stabbed an ageing donkey previously used for taking children for rides in a "despicable" attack in south-east London....
2019-06-27, 19:39

Man accused murdering wife in front of daughter was 'cold, calm and collected' as he 'stabbed her several times' A man accused of murdering his estranged wife allegedly stabbed her "several times" in front of their three-year-old daughter while she was on the school run....
2019-07-01, 19:00

Central Bank Independence After inflation ran amok in the 1960s and 1970s, many central bankers fought for, and won, more freedom to control interest rates and set other monetary policy decisions without political interference. Their shields began to crack after the 2008 financial crisis. In the years since the bankers deplo...
2019-07-08, 20:00

Central America's most charming city Cobbled streets, colonial Spanish architecture, nearby volcanoes and perfect weather all year round make Antigua, Guatemala, a jewel in Central America's crown....
2019-05-21, 14:32

'Central casting': Trump is talking more than ever about men's looks President Donald Trump told Fox News in June that it's "tough" to follow his instincts and withdraw all troops from Afghanistan when a "great-looking, central casting" military general urges him not to....
2019-08-14, 11:13

Australia's central bank says 'likely' will have to cut rates again - Australia's central bank believes it will likely have to cut interest rates further from the current record low of 1.25% in order to push down unemployment and revive growth in wages and inflation....
2019-06-18, 11:13

TPD: Investigating homicide in central Tucson TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is investigating a homicide near Stone Avenue and Fort Lowell Road. According to TPD, the homicide happened in the 400 block of E Navajo Rd. Details are limited at this time, stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest update....
2019-06-18, 22:26

| Three dead in central Paris fire Three people have died and another was seriously injured in a fire that broke out in a building in central Paris in the early hours of Saturday, fire services said....
2019-06-22, 19:26

Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us Is More Than a Vindication of the Central Park Five Nearly an hour into the premiere episode of Ava DuVernay’s Netflix miniseries When They See Us, four of the boys who will soon be known as the Central Park Five are left alone together in a holding cell. (The fifth, Korey Wise, is locked in with adults because he’s all of 16 years old.) ...
2019-05-21, 17:39

TFD working rollover in central Tucson TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department is working a vehicle rollover that occurred near First Street and Sixth Avenue Thursday evening. According to the Tucson Police Department, two vehicles collided shortly after 5 p.m. One patient was evaluated at the scene and was cleared. Two were transported to...
2019-08-16, 20:26

Mel Rodriguez on Getting On, Will Forte, and On Becoming A God In Central Florida If you’ve watched any television in the past twenty years, you’ve seen Mel Rodriguez. With guest spots on everything from Gilmore Girls to Big Love to Community, the actor made a habit of popping up for an episode or two—often as a law enforcement officer—before landing the role of Nurse Patsy De La...
2019-08-21, 03:13

MLB roundup: Cards one-hit Cubs, lead NL Central by one Jack Flaherty took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, allowed one hit in seven outstanding innings and combined with two relievers on a one-hitter as the St. Louis Cardinals continued their surge with an 8-0 victory over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Thursday night....
2019-08-02, 10:13

Group of teens rob 2 men outside Central Park: cops A pack of teens robbed two men just outside Central Park early Wednesday, police said. The victims — ages 68 and 20 — were approached by a group of four to five teenagers around 5:15 a.m. in the area of West 60th Street and Columbus Circle in Manhattan, police said. It wasn’t immed...
2019-08-07, 18:26

Central Park Five prosecutor dropped by publisher after ‘When They See Us’ doc Linda Fairstein was a Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor when five black and Latino teenagers were charged in the horrific rape of a white jogger. A serial rapist later confessed to the crime....
2019-06-08, 07:13

When They See Us: behind the harrowing Netflix drama about the Central Park Five The cast of Ava DuVernay’s devastating fact-based drama talk about the story’s prescience and their memories of the original caseFrom the 39th floor of the Mandarin Oriental in New York, Central Park’s spring blossom takes centre stage in a sweeping Manhattan panorama. But even from this high up, it...
2019-05-30, 08:13

Central Connecticut gets 1st NCAA victory, beating Cal 7-4 Dave Matthews hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning and Central Connecticut State won its first NCAA Tournament game, beating California 7-4 in a regional elimination game        ...
2019-06-01, 22:52

May mayhem: Wild weather wallops central U.S A tornado touched down near Tulsa International Airport amid storms in the Southern Plains that brought a deluge of rain and powerful winds, closing an interstate and flipping campers at a raceway.        ...
2019-05-22, 01:26

Diplomat lists Central Park South co-op for $2.5M The honorary consul of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Mexico, Nadine Karachi-Estrada, and her husband Fernando Estrada, are listing their two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit at 150 Central Park South for $2.49 million. It is also available as a rental asking $7,995 per month. The couple bought the 1,211-squar...
2019-06-13, 03:52

MLB roundup: Cards one-hit Cubs, take NL Central lead Jack Flaherty took a no-hitter into the sixth inning, allowed one hit in seven outstanding innings and combined with two relievers on a one-hitter as the St. Louis Cardinals continued their surge with an 8-0 victory over the visiting Chicago Cubs on Thursday night....
2019-08-02, 08:26

Breaking down trends in hotly contested NL Central Who’s going to win the logjammed National League Central? Handicappers and bettors will get a chance to ponder that mystery Sunday when the Milwaukee Brewers close out a series at Wrigley Field against the Chicago Cubs (TBS, 2:20 p.m.). Those two and the St. Louis Cardinals have been joined at the h...
2019-08-04, 23:13

Fourth day of nasty storms ravages central US An outbreak of nasty storms in the Midwest spawned tornadoes that razed homes, flattened trees and tossed cars across a dealership lot, injuring about two dozen people in Missouri's capital city and killing at least three others elsewhere in the state....
2019-05-24, 06:52

Multiple tornadoes cause damage in central Indiana Weather officials say severe storms in central Indiana produced at least four tornadoes, leaving thousands without power and damaging buildings. No injuries were reported. (June 17)        ...
2019-06-17, 13:52

Heavy rainfall causes floods in central Serbia Torrential rains in the past 24 hours have caused floods in central Serbia that have covered roads and washed into homes, disrupting traffic and damaging bridges....
2019-06-03, 21:26

TPD investigating armed robbery in central Tucson TUCSON – The Tucson Police Department is looking to identify a suspect involved in an armed robbery in central Tucson. According to TPD, the suspect has robbed the Circle K at Grant and Oracle two times. Each time the suspect is armed with a knife and steals alcohol. Detectives need help iden...
2019-05-24, 10:39

1,800 firefighters battle wildfires in central Portugal Portuguese authorities say that about 1,800 firefighters are struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have already injured 20 people, including eight firefighters...
2019-07-21, 18:39

Party of 5? Competitive NL Central in for taut second half The National League Central is providing Major League Baseball with a needed dose of pennant fever heading into the second-half. All five teams are separated by 4 1/2 games. The other five divisions have at least a 5 1/2-game gap between first and...       ...
2019-07-11, 10:52

Germany's central bank warns of possible recession The Bundesbank has warned that a slump in the German economy could have continued over the summer. It cited the US-China trade war as one factor weighing on German exports....
2019-08-19, 19:00

Central Missouri tornado wrecks car dealership A "violent tornado" touched down in Jefferson City, Missouri, according to the National Weather Service, but there were no immediate reports of fatalities. There is heavy damage, including in a Jefferson City car dealership. (May 23)        ...
2019-05-23, 12:39

The NL Central is MLB’s only divisional race worth watching Since 1995, the first postseason with the wild-card berth, 93 of the 144 eventual division champions (65 percent) held at least a share of the division lead at the all-star break....
2019-07-10, 19:52

Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilized More than 1,000 firefighters battled three blazes sweeping across central Portugal early on Sunday, prompting authorities to partially evacuate a village and leaving one person with severe injuries....
2019-07-21, 07:00

The Downsides of Central Bank Mission Creep Many central banks argue that they have a mandate to act on the impact from climate change. This sort of mission creep might only serve to enmesh central banks more in politics—and make them less reliable for investors....
2019-06-18, 15:39

How a City in Fear Brutalized the Central Park Five With a new Netflix series revisiting the case of the wrongfully convicted teenage boys, a writer who covered the original trial looks back on a warped time, and the warping of truth....
2019-05-30, 11:13

Two Confirmed Tornadoes in South-Central Kentucky Friday’s night’s mesoscale convective system rolled in with heavy rain, strong wind, and hail. Along with the usual threats, came a couple of tornadoes embedded in straight-line wind gusts that caused minor damage in Simpson and Allen Counties. Two weak tornadoes were confirmed after survey teams we...
2019-06-23, 16:00

Japan's Lesson for the Fed: No Central Bank Is an Island In the rally currently roaring through the global bond market, Japan is being left behind, exposing the key flaws in its unique monetary policy platform....
2019-06-19, 16:52

China's Yuan Weakens Despite the Will of its Central Bank Why has China's central bank let the yuan plunge against the US Dollar since April 2018? Well, China's central bank tried and failed to change the trend. who saw the decline coming? Chart of the Day has the answer....
2019-06-10, 22:52

At least 95 killed in central Mali village attack Attackers believed to belong to the Fulani ethnic group raided a rival Dogon village in central Mali overnight, killing at least 95 people and burning houses to the ground, local and government officials said on Monday....
2019-06-10, 22:26

Man transported to hospital after shooting in central Tucson TUCSON – A man was transported to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after being involved in a shooting Monday morning, police say. Tucson Police Department responded to the intersection of Oracle and Grant roads at about 6 a.m. There is no suspect in custody at this time. The Circle K stor...
2019-06-10, 21:26

When They See Us: You Will Not Only See the Central Park Five; You'll Hear, Feel, and Want to Fight for Them Central Park Five. It’s a name that has been bestowed upon Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana, Jr., and Korey Wise. Five men—then teenagers—who tragically embodied the turn of phrase, “wrong place at the wrong time,” were essentially immortalized into infamy as soon as th...
2019-05-21, 19:13

Pelosi leads delegation to Central America Speaker Nancy Pelosi and a dozen Democrats are traveling this week to Guatemala, El Salvador, and Honduras, where living conditions are prompting hundreds of thousands of people to seek asylum in the United States....
2019-08-08, 20:13

‘When They See Us’ actors revisit Central Park Five case The five young actors who play the accused in the first half of the series were horrified to learn details of the case and hope it can lead to changes in the judicial system....
2019-05-31, 22:00

| 95 killed in attack on central Mali village Ninety-five people in a central Malian village inhabited by the Dogon community have been killed by gunmen in an overnight attack, a local official and a security source said....
2019-06-10, 17:26

AOC touts Netflix series ‘When They See Us’ on Central Park 5 WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave a thumbs up to the new Netflix series about the Central Park Five, which launched on the streaming service last week. “I’m thrilled that this story is being told, I’m thrilled at how it’s being told because that is something that really was such ...
2019-06-04, 23:39

400 Central American migrants cross into Mexico CIUDAD HIDALGO, Mexico (AP) — About 400 Central American migrants have crossed into Mexico with the aim of reaching the U.S. border to request asylum. Mexican police looked on as about half the migrants crossed the Suchiate River on inner-tube rafts Tuesday. The mainly Honduran migrants then walked ...
2019-06-04, 22:26

Sure Seems Like Trump Still Thinks the Central Park Five Are Guilty Nearly three decades after demanding five young people of color be put to death for a crime they didn’t commit, President Donald Trump on Tuesday refused to concede that the Central Park Five are innocent....
2019-06-19, 01:13

Man displaced after fire near home in central Tucson Smoke from a fire in the front yard of a home in the 3600 block of N Park Ave. TUCSON- A man in his 70s is displaced after a fire damaged his home near midtown. The Tucson Fire Department responded to calls of heavy smoke in the 3600 block of North Park Avenue Tuesday afternoon  When crews arrived t...
2019-08-14, 21:00

Preserve your ammunition, BIS urges top central banks Bank for International Settlements (BIS) chief Agustin Carstens has urged top central banks to preserve their ammunition for more serious economic downturns rather than deplete it chasing higher growth....
2019-06-30, 15:39

51 Of 56 Union Ministers In New Central Government Are Crorepatis Out of the 56 ministers in the newly formed Cabinet of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, 51 are crorepatis, with Harsimrat Kaur Badal -- Shiromani Akali Dal lawmaker from Bathinda in Punjab -- being the......
2019-06-01, 00:01

U.S. cuts $185M in aid to Central America over immigration While Mexico avoided President Donald Trump's call for tariffs, other Central American countries will have their foreign aid cut because they haven't done enough to stop the flow of migrants into the United States....
2019-06-18, 21:13

‘When They See Us’ does justice to Central Park Five’s brutal story One of the most shameful miscarriages of justice in New York State is powerfully and heartbreakingly dramatized in Ava DuVernay’s “When They See Us,” a four-part series that drops Friday on Netflix. No matter how well you think you remember the trial of the Central Park Five, the H...
2019-05-31, 23:39

China may have a new way of boosting its economy. Here's what the central bank just did China has used both monetary and fiscal measures to lift economic activity as its trade war with the U.S. looks set to intensify in the coming months....
2019-08-20, 18:52

Central US reels from week of deadly weather Ten people are dead and a 4 year-old boy remains missing after more than a week of severe weather across the central US that put tens of millions of people at risk....
2019-05-26, 13:52

Strong winds reignite wildfires in central Portugal More than 1,000 firefighters battled wildfires in central Portugal on Monday, forcing the evacuation of several villages as the authorities hoped to limit the number of residents at risk....
2019-07-22, 21:13

Erdogan Dismisses Governor of Turkey's Central Bank President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has dismissed the governor of Turkey’s central bank, sparking fresh investor concerns over the independence of an institution that has strained to combat runaway inflation....
2019-07-07, 09:26

2 men shot by gunman on bicycle near Central Park: cops Two men were injured when a gunman on a bicycle opened fire near Central Park, police said Sunday. The men, 42 and 43, were sitting on a park bench on Central Park North near 5th Ave at about 11:45 p.m. Saturday when a man rode up on a bicycle, officials said. The cyclist fired off......
2019-07-07, 23:39

As promised, Trump slashes aid to Central America over migrants U.S. President Donald Trump's administration on Monday cut hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras, after Trump blasted the three countries because thousands of their citizens had sought asylum at the U.S. border with Mexico....
2019-06-18, 00:13

Alec Baldwin is getting roasted this summer on Comedy Central Alec Baldwin will prove yet again he can take a punch, this time around at least the verbal kind, when he sits for a Comedy Central roast this summer....
2019-06-05, 20:13

Weather Service confirms 9 tornadoes in central Indiana INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The National Weather Service says at least nine tornadoes struck Indiana, damaging a school and other buildings and downing trees. It says three EF2 tornadoes with winds up to 130 mph (210 kph) struck Greene, Monroe and Rush counties during Saturday’s outbreak and an EF-1 t...
2019-06-17, 22:26

Jury for gruesome slaying case to come from central Indiana JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) — The jury for a southern Indiana man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and eating parts of her body will come from suburban Indianapolis. Clark County prosecutors and attorneys for 38-year-old Joseph Oberhansley have agreed they’ll pick jury members from among Ham...
2019-05-24, 18:26

Stocks Climb Ahead of Central-Bank Meetings U.S. indexes edged higher ahead of central bank policy meetings around the world as investors continue to bet the Federal Reserve will slash interest rates this year....
2019-06-18, 01:39

Central Park 5 prosecutor resigns from nonprofit boards NEW YORK (AP) — A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified following the release of the Netflix series “When They See Us,” a miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the trial. The president of Vassar...
2019-06-05, 05:01

Migrant deaths rise among Venezuelans, Central Americans: U.N. At least 380 Latin American migrants have died on their journeys this year, many of them Venezuelans drowning in the Caribbean or Central Americans perishing while trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border, the U.N. migration agency said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 17:13

12 killed, more than 150 wounded by car bomb in central Afghanistan: Officials Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed claimed responsibility for the suicide attack saying the target was the intelligence service’s compound in Ghazni....
2019-07-08, 04:52

Flash flooding, heatwave threaten central, Southeast U.S More violent thunderstorms are expected to unleash flash flooding across the central United States in coming days while record high temperatures will bake the Deep South and Carolinas....
2019-05-24, 22:39

Turkey’s President Removes Head of Central Bank Differences between Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the bank’s governor, Murat Cetinkaya, had deepened as the bank held its benchmark interest rate at 24 percent....
2019-07-06, 20:13

'Inspired by Central Park': the new city for a million outside Karachi Bahria Town promises Pakistan’s middle classes respite from traffic, terror attacks and blackouts – local villagers are fighting to be heard by developersFronted by a dramatic gated arch, its roads fringed with neatly trimmed hedges, palm trees and lush grass, Bahria Town bears little resemblance to...
2019-07-08, 18:52

Mnuchin to meet with Chinese central banker at G-20 gathering U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is scheduled to meet with People's Bank of China Governor Yi Gang at a gathering of G-20 finance leaders in Japan....
2019-06-05, 05:39

Gunmen kill 41 people in central Mali: mayor Unidentified gunmen on motorbikes attacked two villages in central Mali, killing at least 41 people in a part of the country where ethnic reprisal attacks have surged in recent months, a local mayor said on Tuesday....
2019-06-18, 21:26

Trump sidesteps question of apology to Central Park 5 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is refusing to apologize to the five men wrongly convicted of rape in the 1989 Central Park Five case, saying “they admitted their guilt.” Responding to a reporter’s statement that the men were exonerated, Trump said Tuesday, “You have...
2019-06-19, 00:52

Death toll from storms lashing central U.S. rises to seven The latest in a line of destructive storms pounding the central United States killed at least three people as tornadoes raked across Missouri while heavy rain flooded rivers in Oklahoma, authorities said on Thursday....
2019-05-24, 01:39

Tamil Should Be Official Language In Central Government Offices: DMK After stridently opposing the Centre's move to impose the three-language formula, DMK chief MK Stalin on Wednesday demanded that Tamil be made an official language in all central government offices....
2019-06-05, 23:00

Panama becomes first Central American nation to ban plastic bags Panama on Saturday became the first Central American nation to ban single-use plastic bags to try to curb pollution on its beaches and help tackle what the United Nations has identified as one of the world's biggest environmental challenges....
2019-07-21, 01:26

Worst of flooding is over for central U.S.; trouble forecast for July While the worst may be over in terms of widespread heavy rain, pockets of showers and thunderstorms are likely to cause trouble at the local levels over the central United States into July....
2019-06-12, 17:39

Worst of flooding is over for central U.S.; hurdles to overcome in July While the worst may be over in terms of widespread heavy rain, pockets of showers and thunderstorms are likely to cause trouble at the local levels over the central United States into July....
2019-06-12, 04:52

Trump moves to end asylum protections for Central Americans FILE – In this July 4, 2019 file photo, a group of asylum seekers cross the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico, Thursday, July 4, 2019. (Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is moving to end asylum protections for most Centr...
2019-07-15, 17:52

Comedy Central's Corporate wants to help you recycle your old, outdated DVDs Yesterday, we learned that acerbic office satire Corporate will be escorted from the Comedy Central premises, cardboard box in hand, following its upcoming third season. Today, the team behind the series sought to earn a little goodwill among awards voters by offering L.A. residents recycling statio...
2019-06-11, 23:13

| Nearly 100 killed, 19 missing in central Mali village massacre Nearly 100 people were killed in a gruesome overnight attack on a village in central Mali, in the latest violence to strike the fragile region, authorities have said....
2019-06-11, 11:13

Central American Migrants Are 'Voting With Their Feet' Despite U.S. Threats Trump administration aid cuts to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador aren’t slowing migration because the billions of dollars in remittances that migrants in the U.S. send back home dwarf any official assistance....
2019-07-19, 13:52

Eastern, Central U.S. to sizzle in weekend heat wave A heat wave threatening temperatures as high as 110 degrees F (43 C) from Friday through the weekend moved toward the eastern and central United States, igniting safety warnings....
2019-07-18, 23:00

Pedestrian collision in central Tucson turns fatal TUCSON – The pedestrian struck by a vehicle in midtown May 7 died from his injuries, according to Tucson Police Department. At around 8 p.m. May 7, 60-year-old Gordon Mackey was transported with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a Mazda pickup truck near the intersection of North F...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Comedy Central renews Corporate for a third and final season Comedy Central’s Corporate is sort of like if The Office were a nightmare, but unlike The Office, the show won’t be overstaying its welcome for so long that it loops back around and becomes good again. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Comedy Central has renewed the show for a third and final sea...
2019-06-10, 23:39

In Central Govt Jobs Representation Of SC, ST More Than Reservation Limit "However", he added, "reservation of Other Backward Classes (OBC) has shown an increasing trend since it started in September, 1993. As per available information, representation of OBCs, as on......
2019-07-17, 15:39

Government: 95 dead in latest massacre to hit central Mali BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A government official says at least 95 people are dead following the latest massacre in central Mali blamed on tensions between ethnic militias. Interior Security ministry spokesman Amadou Sangho says the attack took place overnight in an ethnic Dogon village. Another 19 people w...
2019-06-10, 16:39

US to redirect Central America aid to Venezuela's Juan Guaido In a USAID memo, Donald Trump's administration said that funds would go to paying salaries of Juan Guaido's interim government, local NGO's and the promotion of independent media....
2019-07-18, 09:26

Cubs vs. Cardinals: Take Chicago in NL Central grudge match The 62nd annual Puerto Rican Day Parade is Sunday, and history will be made. For the first time the Mayor of New York City will not be there. Bill de Blasio, his campaign on fire, will be in Iowa instead. In addition to the state’s Democratic convention, Bill will be attending the Strawberry Rhubarb...
2019-06-09, 20:13

Swedish police shoot man at Malmo central station Swedish police on Monday shot and injured a man at the central station in Malmo, in southern Sweden, after he exhibited "threatening behavior", law enforcement said....
2019-06-10, 12:00

India's central bank is on track for 'at least one more' rate cut, JPMorgan says The Reserve Bank of India cut its policy repo rate, or the rate at which it lends to banks, by 25 basis points from 6% to 5.75% and changed its stance from neutral to accommodative....
2019-06-07, 16:26

| Armed group kills more than 30 in Central African Republic: UN More than 30 people were killed and many more wounded when an armed group attacked villages in northwestern Central African Republic, the UN's peacekeeping mission says....
2019-05-22, 22:39

Central bank slashes German growth predictions Germany's Bundesbank has cut its projections for economic growth in 2019, citing "lackluster" exports. It said both growth and the inflation rate in the eurozone's biggest economy were currently facing risks....
2019-06-07, 13:13

Odorizzi, Twins end skid, top Indians for AL Central lead Max Kepler and Marwin Gonzalez homered, All-Star Jake Odorizzi earned his career-high 13th victory and the Minnesota Twins broke a tie with Cleveland atop the AL Central, beating the Indians 4-1 to snap a four-game losing streak       ...
2019-08-11, 10:13

Trump administration may take out billboard ads in Central America about migrating to US Trump administration officials are thinking about launching a Public Service Announcement-type campaign in some Central American countries in an attempt to cut down the number of people migrating through Mexico to the United States, according to two senior Homeland Security officials....
2019-06-05, 23:52

Cleanup of central Alberta oil spill expected to take 3 weeks Bonterra Energy Corp. says it has 70 workers cleaning up the site of an oil emulsion leak from a pipeline into a creek that feeds the North Saskatchewan River in west central Alberta....
2019-08-19, 21:26

Our galaxy's central black hole is oddly quiet – now we may know why The supermassive black hole at the Milky Way’s centre is relatively calm and peaceful, which may be because magnetic fields keep gas and dust just out of reach...
2019-06-17, 14:26

Microsoft to open first European store in central London Firm shows commitment to UK with shop, which features a gaming lounge and AR devicesMicrosoft is opening its first European store on Oxford Street, in London, featuring a McLaren Senna car customised as an Xbox driving simulator, a gaming lounge and a community education centre where children can le...
2019-07-10, 19:13

Germany likely to head into recession, central bank warns Bundesbank says summer’s slump in exports is expected to continue into the autumnGermany’s economy is heading into recession after the country’s central bank warned that a slump in exports during the summer was likely to continue into the autumn.The Bundesbank said a downturn in orders for cars and ...
2019-08-19, 23:52

India’s central bank cuts lending rate to 5.75% NEW DELHI (AP) — India’s central bank has cut its key interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.75% from 6% with immediate effect to fortify the economy as consumer spending and corporate investment falter. The interest rate is what the Reserve Bank of India charges on lending to c...
2019-06-06, 10:39

The Latest: European Central Bank ready to help economy more VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — The Latest on the European Central Bank’s monetary policy meeting (all times local): 4:25 p.m. European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the bank is ready to “use all the instruments that are in the toolbox” to support the economy if needed. Draghi...
2019-06-06, 15:39

Former Fed Leaders Plea for Central Bank's Political Independence All four former still-living Fed chairs—Paul Volcker, Alan Greenspan, Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen—made their case for the central bank to remain independent and free from short-term political pressures....
2019-08-06, 09:00

Threats to navigation need international solution: U.S. Central Command Threats to international freedom of navigation require an international solution, U.S. Central Command said on Thursday, after three Iranian vessels tried to block a British-flagged tanker passing through the Strait of Hormuz....
2019-07-11, 17:52

TPD: Driver trapped in car after two vehicle collision in central Tucson TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department and Tucson Fire Department are responding to a two-vehicle collision near Speedway Blvd. and Country Club Rd. According to TPD, the two vehicles collided and trapped one of the drivers in their car. Tucson Fire Department is on the scene. The conditions of those ...
2019-07-12, 00:13

1 dead, 9 hospitalized after central California hazmat spill LOS BANOS, Calif. (AP) — One person has died after a hazardous material spill in central California, and nine others were taken to a hospital for treatment. Merced County Sheriff’s Deputy Daryl Allen says the spill happened around noon Thursday in a rural area near Los Banos, about 80 miles (1...
2019-06-14, 05:39

Pedestrian in wheelchair struck by vehicle in central Tucson TUCSON – A pedestrian with life-threatening injuries was transported to the hospital after being hit by a vehicle late Monday night. The incident happened at about 10 p.m., on Stone Avenue and Drachman Street, across from Pima Community College. Officials say the pedestrian was crossing the street i...
2019-08-06, 17:00

Central Park 5 prosecutor won’t seek renewal of Columbia job NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from the Netflix miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the Central Park Five trial continues. The New York Post reports that Elizabeth Lederer informed Columbia Law School on Wednesday that she would not seek reappointment as a part-time lecturer due to negative p...
2019-06-13, 08:39

UN food agency boosting aid given to four Central American countries The World Food Program says it’s planning to nearly quadruple the number of people that the UN agency helps in four central American countries affected by drought....
2019-08-09, 22:13

For Central Americans, Fleeing to Europe May Beat Trying to Reach U.S. A growing number of asylum seekers have found that the journey to the Continent is safer and cheaper than paying smugglers to get them through Mexico....
2019-06-09, 23:00

1 dead after gas line explosion, fire in central Kentucky One person was killed and others were injured early Thursday when a gas line rupture caused an explosion and fire in central Kentucky, authorities said....
2019-08-01, 14:52

Israeli DJ shot dead in club in central Mexico Unidentified gunmen shot dead Israeli electronic music DJ Ronen Dahan, also known as Perplex, during an attack at a dance club in the central Mexican city of San Luis Potosi, authorities said on Saturday....
2019-06-30, 00:39

Small fans 10, Mississippi St tops Central Michigan 7-2 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Ethan Small struck out 10 over six innings, Mississippi State’s offense pounded 16 hits and the Bulldogs rolled to a 7-2 win over Central Michigan on Saturday in the NCAA Tournament. Mississippi State (48-13) scored four runs in the first inning and two more in the thi...
2019-06-02, 05:00

One levee breached, others overflowed in rain-soaked Central U.S. The skies cleared over the storm-battered Central United States on Friday, but flooding fears continued as rain-swollen rivers breached a levee in Arkansas and overflowed other barriers, forecasters said....
2019-05-31, 19:39

World's central banks to tackle technology with BIS innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely through an innovation hub approved on Sunday by the Bank for International Settlements....
2019-06-30, 13:39

Firefighters battle forest blaze in central Spain With 38C forecast, emergency services work to contain fire in Castilla-La Mancha and Madrid regionFirefighters in central Spain are battling strong winds and high temperatures as they struggle to control a fire that has already destroyed over 5,000 acres in the provinces of Castilla-La Mancha and Ma...
2019-06-30, 14:39

World's central banks tackle technology with innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely through an innovation hub approved on Sunday by the Bank for International Settlements....
2019-06-30, 14:52

House Democrats propose reinstating aid to Central America U.S. Democrats in the House of Representatives on Friday proposed reinstating hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras that was cut off by the Trump administration because thousands of their citizens sought asylum at the U.S. border with Mexico....
2019-06-21, 23:26

Cardinals beat Cubs 8-0, move into 1st place in NL Central Jack Flaherty struck out nine in seven strong innings and Matt Wieters hit a three-run homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 8-0 in a matchup of NL Central leaders       ...
2019-08-02, 04:52

Community powers everything as Pose refocuses on its central storylines After a few episodes dabbling in more experimental storytelling—like the fantasy elements woven into both Candy’s death and also Pray Tell’s health scare—“Blow” returns to a somewhat more traditional structure, recentering the season’s ongoing storylines and also not necessarily focusing on just one...
2019-07-31, 18:39

Emerging Market Central Banks Keep Cutting Rates Then, interest rate hikes by emerging market central banks outstripped or matched cuts for nine straight months as they battled the fallout from a strong dollar, rising inflation and softer......
2019-07-02, 15:13

Watch: Cardinals one-hit Cubs, regain control of NL Central The St. Louis Cardinals snatched back first place in the National League Central by shutting out the Chicago Cubs in the final game of a division series in Chicago....
2019-08-02, 19:13

"Don't Block Central Projects, Or Else..." Mamata Banerjee Warned Union Minister Debashree Chowdhury today warned Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee that she will face a severe backlash if her government tries to prevent central initiatives from reaching people......
2019-05-31, 22:52

China's central bank has one less worry after the Fed's rate cut, analysts say The U.S. Federal Reserve's interest rate cut takes some pressure off the People's Bank of China, amid the multitude of challenges it already faces to keep the economy growing steadily....
2019-08-01, 16:13

TCU tops Central Connecticut 9-5, reaches final of regional FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Hunter Wolfe hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the sixth inning before connecting on a two-run homer in the eighth and TCU beat Central Connecticut State 9-5 in an NCAA regional elimination game Sunday. The Horned Frogs (34-27) earned a rematch with host and No. 5 national...
2019-06-03, 06:00

Central Michigan rallies late to beat Miami 6-5 STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — David Cole singled home the winning run in the top of the ninth inning to lead Central Michigan over Miami 6-5 on Friday night in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Cole singled up the middle to score Zach Gilles for the deciding run. Zach Cohn (5-3) pitched 2 1/3 inn...
2019-06-01, 07:39

Potentially damaging storms begin to rumble across central U.S. People from Iowa through Oklahoma were faced with severe weather into Tuesday night as a round of powerful thunderstorms erupted over the central United States causing major damage....
2019-05-29, 09:13

France creating G7 cryptocurrency taskforce, says central banker France will set up a G7 taskforce on "stable coin" projects, including Facebook's planned Libra cryptocurrency, that will be led by European Central Bank board member Benoit Coeure, France's central bank Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau said on Friday....
2019-06-21, 11:52

| Liberia president seeks to clean up central bank Liberian President George Weah has shaken up the leadership of the Central Bank of Liberia in a bid to restore confidence in an institution dogged by scandal....
2019-05-30, 00:13

When They See Us review – Netflix's gut-wrenching tale of the Central Park Five Ava DuVernay pulls no punches in this urgent, astonishing retelling of an assault case that opened a window on injustice in AmericaDirector Ava DuVernay doesn’t spend long establishing the normality of the lives of young teenagers Kevin Richardson, Antron McCray, Yusef Salaam, Korey Wise and Raymond...
2019-05-31, 10:13

Magnitude-8 earthquake strikes north-central Peru LIMA, Peru (AP) — A large earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.0 struck north-central Peru early Sunday, the U.S. Geological survey reported. The quake, at a moderate depth of 114 kilometers (71 miles) struck at 2:41 a.m., 80 kilometers (50 miles) southeast of the village of Lagunas and 158 ...
2019-05-26, 11:26

38 dead in latest intercommunal violence in central Mali BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A pair of attacks on ethnic Dogon villages in central Mali has left at least 38 people dead in the latest intercommunal violence to destabilize the troubled area near Burkina Faso, authorities said Wednesday. It was the second time this month that Dogon villages have come under a...
2019-06-19, 17:01

UN reports migrant deaths on the rise among Central Americans GENEVA – At least 380 Latin American migrants have died on their journeys this year, many of them Venezuelans drowning in the Caribbean or Central Americans perishing while trying to cross the US-Mexico border, the UN migration agency said on Tuesday. The toll, 50 percent more than the 241 rec...
2019-06-19, 05:26

More tornadoes tear through central US as 40m at risk of severe weather A dozen people injured as twisters rage across KansasMissouri, Pennsylvania and Illinois also report tornadoesMore tornadoes ripped across the central US overnight and on Wednesday almost 40 million people remain at risk of severe weather across a vast area from Texas to New York.Twisters have been ...
2019-05-29, 20:13

Uttar Pradesh Gets 10 Central Ministers In PM Modi's Second Term NDA's second term in office Thursday saw eastern Uttar Pradesh bagging the lion share of the ministerial berths with Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself leading the pack....
2019-05-31, 01:52

TPD: Deceased male found in vehicle near central Tucson TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is investigating after a deceased man was found in a vehicle with obvious signs of gunshot trauma on Thursday. According to TPD, officers were called to 22nd Street and 11th Avenue where they found the body. Detectives are working to identify the male and no s...
2019-07-05, 18:26

Storm-ravaged central U.S. braces for more tornadoes, flooding It will be no rest for the weary across the central United States as lives and property will continue to be threatened by severe weather and flooding this Memorial Day holiday weekend and into Tuesday....
2019-05-27, 08:26

Cubs beat Cardinals 2-0, move into tie atop NL Central Kyle Hendricks struck out seven in seven innings and Ian Happ hit an RBI single in the sixth inning to break a scoreless tie as Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis 2-0 and moved into a tie with the Cardinals atop the NL Central       ...
2019-08-01, 07:39

Central banks will want oversight of Facebook's Libra - BoE's Carney Major central banks and regulators will want oversight of Facebook's proposed new currency and payment system, Libra, to ensure it is safe and does not allow money laundering or finance terrorism, Bank of England Governor Mark Carney said....
2019-06-21, 12:13

Grand Central Station springs massive leak Grand Central became “Grand Falls” for Thursday commuters. Stunning video posted to Twitter shows water gushing from the ceiling at the terminal’s subway station during a rain shower. The clip shows a small mop bucket proving woefully insufficient to contain the downpour as riders ...
2019-06-21, 07:52

IMF's Christine Lagarde nominated for top job at European Central Bank The European Union Council officially nominated on Tuesday Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, to become the next president of the European Central Bank....
2019-07-02, 21:13

TPD: Deceased body found in vehicle near central Tucson TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is investigating after a deceased body was found in a vehicle with obvious signs of gunshot trauma this afternoon. According to TPD, officers were called to 22nd Street and 11th Avenue where they found the deceased male. Detectives are working to identify the mal...
2019-07-05, 10:13

Panel Formed To Draft Central Law For Checking Violence Against Doctors The Union Health Ministry has entrusted an eight-member sub-committee with the task of drafting a central law to check violence against doctors and other medical professionals, a long-standing demand......
2019-07-13, 22:26

Mexico to urge G20 to pay attention to Central America migrant crisis Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that he will present a document at the Group of 20 summit this month that would ask the member nations to take note of the high numbers of migrants fleeing Central America through Mexico....
2019-06-15, 01:52

Heat relief to come at expense of dangerous weather in central, northeastern US Severe weather since Friday night has already left more than 300,000 customers without power, and more damaging and drenching thunderstorms will target the Midwest and Northeast through Monday before heat relief....
2019-07-20, 21:26

No deal Brexit is UK PM Johnson's central scenario, EU diplomats say: Guardian British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's central scenario is a no-deal Brexit and he has no intention of renegotiating the Withdrawal Agreement, European diplomats were quoted as telling The Guardian newspaper....
2019-08-06, 09:52

Trio of Central Banks Surprises Markets With Rate Cuts Policy makers in India, New Zealand and Thailand moved aggressively to shore up growth and stoke inflation, all cutting interest rates by more than investors had expected....
2019-08-07, 15:00

European central bankers claim oversight over Facebook’s cryptocurrency Three European central bankers are claiming oversight over Facebook's planned virtual currency to ensure it will not jeopardize the financial system or be used to launder money....
2019-06-21, 14:52

Guatemala to Discuss Absorbing Central American Asylum Seekers President Jimmy Morales plans to discuss a potential deal with U.S. officials that would require migrants from El Salvador and Honduras to seek asylum in Guatemala. Critics of the plan say the country can’t feasibly serve as a haven....
2019-07-12, 02:13

Forecasters predict busy Central Pacific hurricane season HONOLULU (AP) — Forecasters say Hawaii and the Central Pacific could experience more storms than normal during this year’s hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration expects five to eight named tropical cyclones in the region from June 1 through Nov. 30. NOAA’s...
2019-05-23, 02:52

Elizabeth Lederer, Prosecutor of Central Park Five, Resigns From Columbia Law Ms. Lederer was portrayed in the Netflix mini-series “When They See Us” as aggressively prosecuting five black and Latino boys for rape despite doubts about their guilt....
2019-06-13, 06:26

Two Fed Doves Make Case for Central Bank Rate Cuts Two Federal Reserve officials said they believed the central bank should have lowered and not held steady its short-term rate target this week to help address persistently weak inflation pressures and rising economic risks....
2019-06-21, 20:26

Last Date To Apply For Top Posts In Central Vigilance Commission Extended The Centre has for the third consecutive time extended the last date for applying for the top posts in the anti-corruption watchdog Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) due to "lack of response" from......
2019-06-07, 11:39

Armed group kills 34 civilians in Central African Republic An armed militia killed 34 civilians in an attack on Tuesday in Central African Republic, a government spokesman said, issuing a deadline for the group's leader to give up the perpetrators to the authorities....
2019-05-22, 21:52

LEGO celebrates 25 years of ‘Friends’ with collectible Central Perk set Could “Friends” fans be any more excited? In celebration of the iconic show’s 25th anniversary, toymaker LEGO has announced their latest pop culture-inspired creation — one aimed squarely at Millennials who are old enough to love the iconic sitcom, and young enough to still sincere...
2019-08-09, 21:39

Iran executes man on charges of spying for US Central Intelligence Agency IRAN has executed a former contract employee for the aerospace organisation of the defence ministry on charges of spying for the US Central Intelligence Agency....
2019-06-22, 23:39

Publisher drops Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park 5 prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger. On Friday, Dutton spokeswoman Amanda Walker confirmed a statement that the publis...
2019-06-07, 21:00

Arkansas rolls past Central Connecticut 11-5 in NCAA opener FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Trevor Ezell and Heston Kjerstad each homered along with another run-scoring hit and Arkansas rolled to an 11-5 victory over Central Connecticut State in the opener of an NCAA regional Friday. Ezell’s two-run homer capped the scoring for the top-seeded Razorbacks (42-...
2019-06-01, 02:26

Dangerous severe storm outbreak to continue into Monday over central U.S. After days of deadly severe thunderstorms brought widespread damage across the southeastern and central United States, the threat for violent thunderstorms will continue across the center of the nation into Monday....
2019-06-23, 19:26

BET Awards: The Central Park Five, introduced as Exonerated Five, get standing ovation The BET Awards took a serious turn Sunday when the men known as the Central Park Five made an emotional appearance, embracing the bond between them.        ...
2019-06-24, 06:39

Take it easy: central bank U-turns loosen financial conditions Rate cut bets and rallying equity and bond markets are feeding into a gradual loosening of financial market conditions that could potentially send world growth ticking higher by the end of the year,......
2019-07-19, 09:00

UPDATE 1-World's central banks tackle technology with innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely through an innovation hub approved on Sunday by the Bank for International Settlements....
2019-06-30, 13:39

It Was ‘Cool Central’: Bill T. Jones Leads a Trip Through His Archive The dancer and choreographer talks about his collaborations with Arnie Zane, Keith Haring and Robert Mapplethorpe — and the time the Vatican denounced him....
2019-08-20, 21:13

Christine Lagarde resigns from IMF to become president of European Central Bank International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde submitted her resignation Tuesday to take on a new role as president of the European Central Bank....
2019-07-17, 00:13

Central Park Five detective says Netflix series is full of ‘lies’ The ex-NYPD detective who made the first arrests in the Central Park Five case says the Netflix depiction of it is full of “lies” — putting police and prosecutors at risk. Eric Reynolds, who busted Raymond Santana and Kevin Richardson, both 14 at the time, told the Daily Mail that Ava Du...
2019-06-29, 18:39

Iran central bank: U.S. sanctions aren't harming oil exports The leader of Iran's central bank on Wednesday downplayed the impact of existing and new U.S. sanctions -- retaliatory measures by the Trump administration to punish Tehran for nuclear and military activity....
2019-06-27, 20:39

US Central Bank Cuts Interest Rates For First Time Since 2008 Fed Chairman Jerome Powell cited signs of a global slowdown, simmering US trade tensions and a desire to boost too-low inflation in explaining the central bank's decision to lower borrowing costs for......
2019-08-01, 07:13

Australia's central bank takes 'responsibilty' for note typo Millions of A$50 ($35) banknotes in Australia have an embarrassing typographical error that was overlooked by the country's central bank before they were printed and circulated....
2019-05-21, 17:00

Flood-weary central U.S. to receive break from persistent downpours While showers and locally severe thunderstorms will cross the central United States on occasion this week, the wet weather will not be as persistent as in recent weeks....
2019-06-09, 17:39

Sting buys $66M pad in record-breaking Central Park building British musician Sting just paid $65.7 million for a penthouse at 220 Central Park South, the Billionaire’s Row building in New York City where hedge-funder Ken Griffin closed on a unit earlier this year for a record $238 million, according to property records. The new building, designed by Robert A...
2019-07-31, 23:39

Central American migrants plead to seek asylum in U.S., not Mexico Several Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States were allowed to return there on Thursday after being forced to wait in one of Mexico's most violent cities, supported by faith leaders who oppose the controversial U.S. migration policy....
2019-06-28, 09:13

Former Fed leaders fight Trump's attempts to influence central bank Four former Federal Reserve leaders are stressing the importance of an independent central bank in maintaining economic stability as President Trump attempts to influence its current chief through barbed public statements and Twitter posts....
2019-08-08, 02:13

Trinamool Attacks BJP Over Central Troop Deployment In Bengal Till May 25 Questioning the BJP demand for deployment of central forces in West Bengal till the Model Code of Conduct is in place, an upset Trinamool Congress on Tuesday asked the Election Commission "if......
2019-05-21, 20:26

Publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger...
2019-06-07, 22:52

Central Park Five prosecutor claims Netflix series defames her Linda Fairstein has come under intense scrutiny since the debut of When They See Us on Netflix A prosecutor of the men known as the “Central Park Five” has claimed a new Netflix series about their rape conviction and exoneration defames her with false information about how the case unfolded and her ...
2019-06-12, 04:13

Linda Fairstein Dropped by Her Publisher After TV Series on the Central Park 5 A Penguin Random House imprint ended its relationship with the prosecutor-turned-novelist after “When They See Us” drew attention to her role in the case....
2019-06-08, 00:13

Linda Fairstein dropped by publisher after ‘Central Park Five’ backlash Best-selling crime novelist Linda Fairstein, the former Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor portrayed in a new movie as having railroaded the former “Central Park Five,” was dropped by her publisher, Dutton, on Friday. The publisher has “terminated its relationship” with Fairstei...
2019-06-08, 00:26

Chemical mix-up sparks evacuation of central London sports centre A mix-up with swimming pool cleaning chemicals sparked an emergency response at a Covent Garden sports centre with hundreds of people evacuated as acrid fumes filled the air....
2019-08-01, 14:13

Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park 5 with courage award LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan says the wrongfully convicted men known as the Central Park Five have shown true courage. Jordan praised the men — Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, and Korey Wise — during a luncheon Friday honoring “When They See Us,” a...
2019-06-08, 02:26

Watch: Cubs tie Cardinals atop NL Central with shutout victory There is now a tie for first place at the top of the National League Central after the Chicago Cubs earned a shutout victory against the St. Louis Cardinals....
2019-08-01, 13:39

Linda Fairstein condemns Netflix series on Central Park Five NEW YORK (AP) — Former “Central Park Five” prosecutor Linda Fairstein is condemning how she’s portrayed in the Netflix series “When They See Us,” writing that the program is “full of distortions and falsehoods.” Directed by Ava DuVernay, the film tells of th...
2019-06-11, 19:00

Sharad Kumar Named Interim Central Vigilance Commissioner Vigilance Commissioner Sharad Kumar has been named interim CVC until a new incumbent is chosen by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-headed selection panel....
2019-06-11, 12:26

Czechs Gather to Protest Autocratic Drift in Central Europe Czechs held their largest protest since the fall of Communism, as hundreds of thousands gathered Sunday in Prague to try to prevent the country from joining what organizers see as the increasingly autocratic direction of the region....
2019-06-24, 03:52

Saudi Arabia deposits $250 million in Sudan central bank Saudi Arabia has deposited $250 million into the central bank of Sudan to support its financial position, the Saudi Finance Ministry said in a statement on Tuesday....
2019-08-06, 19:39

Heat wave gripping eastern, central U.S. to intensify over weekend A massive heat wave that has enveloped the U.S. Midwest pushed into the Northeast on Friday, ushering in temperatures that could top 100 degrees Fahrenheit (38°C) in Washington, D.C., and prompting utilities to take steps to prevent power outages....
2019-07-19, 20:39

'Central Park 5' tell Oprah of pain and redemption after Netflix series The five men wrongly convicted of raping a jogger in New York's Central Park in 1989 said on Sunday that a new Netflix Inc series about their case revived the pain from their ordeal but, for some, brought a sense of redemption....
2019-06-10, 10:39

The True Story of How a City in Fear Brutalized the Central Park Five “When They See Us” revisits the case of the wrongfully convicted teenage boys. A writer who covered the original trial looks back on a warped time, and the warping of truth....
2019-06-02, 15:00

MLB power rankings: Indians hop over Twins as they set up wild AL Central stretch run Four rollicking games produced a deadlock atop the AL Central. And it's likely the Indians and Twins are only getting started.       ...
2019-08-12, 13:26

Global stocks, yields steady with Fed, central bank meetings on tap A gauge of global stock markets edged higher on Monday to build on monthly gains and benchmark government bond yields hovered near multi-year lows as investors girded for developments later in the week from central banks in the United States and elsewhere....
2019-06-17, 19:39

UN votes to make tackling central Mali violence a priority UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Security Council has voted unanimously to beef up the mandate of the more than 16,000-strong U.N. peacekeeping mission in Mali to help tackle escalating violence and re-establish government authority in the central region of the troubled West African nation. The resolution ...
2019-06-28, 19:00

A Spy Case Exposes China's Power Play in Central Asia Kazakhstan’s arrest of a former Soviet KGB agent accused of passing classified documents to Chinese agents comes as its leaders struggle to balance a hunger for Chinese investment with fears of encroachment by their giant eastern neighbor....
2019-07-10, 14:52