Fatal Stabbing

BERLIN | German court convicts migrant of murdering ex-girlfriend

BERLIN — A migrant was convicted Monday of murdering his 15-year-old German ex-girlfriend and sentenced to 8.5 years in prison, the German news agency dpa reported. The stabbing of the 15-year-old girl at a drug store in the southwestern town of Kandel in December 2017 shocked Germany and fueled a debate about violence by migrants. … Continue reading BERLIN | German court convicts migrant of murdering ex-girlfriend

CHEMNITZ, Germany | Thousands expected to German concert against far right

CHEMNITZ, Germany — Thousands of people are expected to follow a call by some of Germany’s most popular bands who are staging a concert in the eastern German city of Chemnitz against far-right protests. Monday evening’s performances come in reaction to a week of sometimes violent rallies by far-right groups against migrants — and leftist … Continue reading CHEMNITZ, Germany | Thousands expected to German concert against far right

CHEMNITZ, Germany | The Latest: German police advise end of anti-migrant rally

CHEMNITZ, Germany — The Latest on anti-migrant protests in Germany after the fatal stabbing of a German citizen (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Police in eastern Germany say they have asked the organizers of an anti-migrant march to end their protest for the day due to safety concerns and the exceeding of their authorized time … Continue reading CHEMNITZ, Germany | The Latest: German police advise end of anti-migrant rally

CHEMNITZ, Germany | The Latest: German far-right groups stage ‘mourning march’

CHEMNITZ, Germany — The Latest on anti-migrant protests in Germany after the fatal stabbing of a German citizen (all times local): 7:35 p.m. Police in eastern Germany say they have asked the organizers of an anti-migrant march to end their protest for the day due to safety concerns and the exceeding of their authorized time … Continue reading CHEMNITZ, Germany | The Latest: German far-right groups stage ‘mourning march’

PHILADELPHIA  | Hearing set for bike deliveryman accused in fatal stabbing

PHILADELPHIA  — An Uber Eats bicycle deliveryman accused of fatally stabbing a real estate developer in a Philadelphia street altercation is due in court. A preliminary hearing is set for Wednesday morning for 21-year-old Michael White. The student at Baltimore’s Morgan State University is charged with murder in the death of 37-year-old Sean Schellenger. Police … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA  | Hearing set for bike deliveryman accused in fatal stabbing

Irish police find no link to extremism in fatal stabbing

LONDON/January 04, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)—Irish police investigating a series of attacks that left one man dead and two injured say they have found no ties to extremism. Police said Thursday that they have found “no established link to indicate that this tragedy is terrorist-related.” An 18-year-old Egyptian man is being questioned as a suspect. He was arrested … Continue reading Irish police find no link to extremism in fatal stabbing

Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack

PORTLAND, OR/May 28, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Muslims in Portland, Oregon, thanked the community for its support and said they were raising money for the families of two men who were killed when they came to the defense of two young women — one wearing a hijab — who were targeted by an anti-Muslim rant. “I … Continue reading Muslims thankful for support after rant, deadly attack