US machete attacker shot dead by cops at New Orleans airport was 'mentally-ill'
US machete attacker shot dead by cops at New Orleans airport was 'mentally-ill'

A sexagenarian miscreant armed with a machete, who was shot dead after he tried to raid a security checkpoint at New Orleans international airport, is said to have been mentally ill, reports said Sunday.

At least 21 killed in machete attack in northeast Congo

At least 21 people were killed overnight in the town of Mayangose in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo by machete-wielding assailants, a civil society leader said on Wednesday.

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.