MICHIGAN: A Michigan man convicted of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl in a cemetery tried to stab a prosecutor in a courtroom.
“When you look at your mother, you are looking at the purest love you will ever know,” Charley Benett.
WASHINGTON: A series of shootings that began with an apparently unprovoked attack on a Philadelphia policewoman left two people dead and five injured, police said Saturday. The suspected gunman was among the dead.
MONTREAL: The World Anti-Doping Agency said on Tuesday that hackers stole confidential medical information about U.S. Olympic athletes and published it on the internet, blaming a Russian group for the attack.
KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has condemned the suicide attack on prayer congregation in Shikarpur that left at least 10 people injured.
PESHAWAR: Gunmen on a motorbike shot dead a senior member of the polio eradication campaign in Peshawar, police said on Sunday, in the latest attack on immunisation teams.
DHAKA: A suspected militant believed by Bangladesh police to have been among the planners of a July cafe attack that killed 22 people killed himself during a police raid on a hideout in the capital, police said on Sunday.
NIGERIA: A woman has been arrested on charge of attacking her husband with a machete on suspicion of latter’s plan to marry a second wife.
KARACHI: Chairman Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan on Tuesday visited the ARY News office in Karachi and condemned the August 22 attack by political activists on the television channel.
TOKYO: A Japanese man who came face-to-face with a snarling bear took things into his own hands — and unleashed his karate skills on the beast.