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PM in powerful attack on Russia 'meddling'

PM in powerful attack on Russia 'meddling'

Theresa May has launched a powerful attack on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s foreign policies during a speech in the City of London. The Prime Minister pledged the UK will continue to play a leading diplomatic role after Brexit, suggesting a post EU divorce...
Brit punches shark on the nose to escape attack

Brit punches shark on the nose to escape attack

A British doctor has said he punched a shark on the nose that was “about to eat me” while surfing in Australia. Charlie Fry, 25, had been in the water off Avoca Beach, 60 miles north of Sydney, when he was attacked on Monday. The novice surfer said he had...

Three hurt in vehicle attack near Toulouse

A car has been driven into three students near the French city of Toulouse, leaving two people in a serious condition. French police told the AFP news agency that the man driving the car was arrested immediately afterwards. The source said that the man had acted...
Man held for 'mafia' attack on Italian Rai TV crew

Man held for 'mafia' attack on Italian Rai TV crew

Man held for ‘mafia’ attack on Italian Rai TV crew 10 November 2017 From the section Europe Image copyright EPA Image caption Roberto Spada was arrested at his home amid national outrage at his violence Italian police have arrested the brother of a jailed...
Gunman sent 'threatening texts' before attack

Gunman sent 'threatening texts' before attack

The man who shot dead 26 people at a smalltown Texas church carried out the attack after a “domestic situation” with his family and his in-laws, officials have revealed. Public safety officials said Devin Kelley had sent “threatening text...
Gunman sent 'threatening texts' before attack

Gunman sent 'threatening texts' before attack

The man who shot dead 26 people at a smalltown Texas church carried out the attack after a “domestic situation” with his family and his in-laws, officials have revealed. Public safety officials said Devin Kelley had sent “threatening text...
Trump: NY attack suspect should be executed

Trump: NY attack suspect should be executed

Donald Trump has called for the man suspected of being behind New York’s worst terror attack since 9/11 to get the death penalty. Sayfullo Saipov has been charged with killing eight people in Manhattan after a rented truck was driven down a bike path close to...

Police seek second man after Manhattan attack

Police are searching for another person in their investigation into an attack that killed eight people in Manhattan on Tuesday. They have released a photograph of Mukhammadzoir Kadirov and urged members of the public with any information about him to contact the FBI....
New York terror attack 'planned for weeks'

New York terror attack 'planned for weeks'

The man suspected of killing eight people in New York City appeared to have planned the attack for several weeks, police say. NYPD deputy commissioner of counterterrorism John Miller said the truck rampage was “carried out in the name of ISIS (Islamic...
Five school friends among NY attack victims

Five school friends among NY attack victims

Five of the eight victims of the New York truck rampage were part of a group from Argentina who were in the US to celebrate the 30th anniversary of their high school graduation. The party had rented bikes in the city and were reportedly on a cycling path in Lower...
What we know about NY terror attack suspect

What we know about NY terror attack suspect

This police mugshot has been released of Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipov – the man suspected of killing eight people and injuring several others in a terror attack in New York. Among the victims he left for dead as he drove a rented pickup truck into pedestrians...
New Yorkers urged to carry on after attack

New Yorkers urged to carry on after attack

At 3.05pm the West Side highway bike path on the edge of the Hudson River would have been busy. It acts like a motorway for cyclists along the edge of Manhattan, separated from the road – a safe, speedy, healthy way to get to work or get around, as members of my...
'IS note' found after Manhattan truck attack

'IS note' found after Manhattan truck attack

A man suspected of killing eight people and injuring at least ten more in a vehicle truck attack left a note pledging allegiance to Islamic State, US media has reported. Officials have said they discovered the note, which one officer said was written in a foreign...
How the Manhattan terror attack unfolded

How the Manhattan terror attack unfolded

The terror attack in lower Manhattan, close to the 9/11 memorial, was over quickly when uniformed officers shot the suspect. This is how the atrocity unfolded: :: At 3.05pm local time, a man in a rented Home Depot pickup truck drove onto the bicycle path on the West...
Witness thought attack was 'Halloween prank'

Witness thought attack was 'Halloween prank'

Witnesses have described the chaotic scene of a white pickup truck hitting cyclists on a path near the World Trade Center and slamming into a school bus. They say the driver got out of his vehicle brandishing what appeared to be a gun in each hand. Image: The terror...
Assad forces behind deadly Sarin attack – UN

Assad forces behind deadly Sarin attack – UN

26 October 2017 From the section Middle East Syria’s government was responsible for a deadly chemical attack on a rebel-held town in the north-west of the country on 4 April, a UN report says. The report authors say they are “confident” that Sarin...
Girl, 15, survives 'Jaws-like' shark attack

Girl, 15, survives 'Jaws-like' shark attack

A 15-year-old girl who was catapulted into the air by a 15ft shark has likened the attack to a Jaws film. Sarah Williams was in her kayak off the coast near Normanville, south of Adelaide, in South Australia state, when the great white struck. “All of a sudden,...

Russian journalist stabbed in studio attack

A prominent Russian journalist at one of the country’s leading radio stations has been stabbed in the neck by an assailant who burst into the broadcaster’s studios. Deputy editor-in-chief Tatyana Felgenhauer, who is best known for co-hosting a popular morning show at...

Man on the run after Munich knife attack

A man is on the run after attacking several people with a knife in the German city of Munich and escaping on a bicycle. Police say five people were hurt in the incident at Rosenheimer Platz near the city centre, but none of their injuries are life threatening. The...
Several injured in Munich knife attack

Several injured in Munich knife attack

21 October 2017 From the section Europe Image copyright AFP Image caption Police said no motive had been established Several people have been lightly injured by a man wielding a knife in the German city of Munich, police said. Officers are searching for the attacker,...
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