School affected by Kawasaki knife rampage reopens

National / Crime & Legal Jun 5, 2019

School affected by Kawasaki knife rampage reopens

An elementary school whose students were attacked in a deadly knife rampage last week in Kawasaki reopened Wednesday, with teachers and security guards keeping a lookout for pupils as they traveled to and from the school. Following the May 28 attack on children waiting for ...

National / Crime & Legal Oct 19, 2018

Boy, 15, arrested after stabbing elderly grandparents

Police said Friday they have arrested a 15-year-old boy in connection with the stabbing of his grandparents in the city of Wako, Saitama Prefecture. The third-year junior high school student, who lived at the same apartment building as his elderly relatives, is suspected of attempted ...

Stabbed Brazilian presidential candidate needs another 'big' operation

World Sep 11, 2018

Stabbed Brazilian presidential candidate needs another 'big' operation

Brazil presidential election front-runner Jair Bolsonaro remains in intensive care and needs another "big operation" following his stabbing ordeal, hospital authorities in Sao Paulo said on Monday. The Israelita Albert Einstein Hospital said in a statement that the right-wing candidate was still in "serious" condition ...