Elderly woman beheaded in machete attack in UK

An 82-year-old woman of Italian origin was beheaded at her home here by a machete-wielding suspect who may have been inspired by videos of the Islamic State's recent gruesome killings of two captive American journalists.

Congolese warlord jailed for brutal machete attack

Congolese warlord Germain Katanga was given a 12 year sentence on Friday by the International Criminal Court for his part in an ethnically motivated attack more than a decade ago in which the victims were "carved" limb from limb.

Woman critical after Bangalore ATM machete attack

A woman was critical after an unidentified assailant attacked her Tuesday with a machete inside an automatic teller machine (ATM) kiosk in the city centre.

Soldier beheaded in suspected terror attack in London

In a suspected terror attack, a soldier in London on Wednesday was beheaded in broad daylight with a machete.